Another pet friendly cottage at our Chestertown Inn

Animal lovers enjoy the atmosphere here at the Brampton Inn.  Not only do we have our very own CATCIERGES, Squeaky and his sidekick Poppy,  but the wildlife and bird watching is top notch.  Those that wish to travel with their dogs have found our pet friendly accommodations to be just what they need.  The demand…

Real Wood Fires :: Maryland Spring Break Getaway

  Of course Mutts is my favorite comic! Well, March has arrived like clockwork and typically, the weather is a mystery.  Today it’s sunny and windy and kind of warm, but in two days we might have some snow on the ground and/or gale force winds!  Not much of a surprise.  No matter what, if…

A Very Special Special: 1 Day Only!

This is  a good news/bad news post.  Let’s rip off the band aid and get the bad news out of the way:  We hate to tell you but, if you’ve come across this blog searching for something for Valentine’s Day, let’s face it: you’re in trouble.  Nothing like waiting until the very last minute…sheesh. Now…

Best Wishes from the Brampton for a Happy New Year

From the bottom of our hearts- Happy New Year The turn of a new year is simply that: we turn the calendar to a new page…and perhaps we hope for a new start, or a fresh perspective on things.  What are you hoping for?  Do you have exciting plans for this year?  Let us know!…

Wishing Peace on Earth and Happy Holidays to Everyone

The holiday season means different things to different people: when you’re a kid it’s generally all about excitement, sparkly things and presents; for the more mature (hopefully) it has  to do with things like family, togetherness, love and peace. PEACE. It’s easy to wish for; sadly, it’s more difficult to attain.  This past year has…

The Gift of Food :: Almond Biscotti Recipe

Almond Biscotti and coffee photo

It’s been a bit hectic here at our Maryland bed and breakfast lately as it usually is this time of year.  Lots of preparations for end of year festivities and parties.  Then there’s the gifting, of course. What to give, what to give! If you’re looking for a great food based gift, we have just…

Christmas Special in Maryland :: Romantic Chestertown Getaway

Apologies in advance: we know Thanksgiving hasn’t even come and gone yet (we’re sold out, by the way) and here we are posting about Christmas. . . Time goes by in nano-seconds around here, so please forgive us if this seems premature.  In a few weeks, we’ll be running our Twelve Days of Christmas special. …

Delicious Pie :: Maryland Summer Getaway

It’s late July and summer is in full swing here at the Brampton.  The grounds are as green and verdant as they get all year:  Lilies have bloomed, black eyed Susans stare back at you wherever you look.  Every weekend someone has a barbeque or a pool party.  Zucchinis, tomatoes, peppers and eggplant threaten to take…