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Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

I have stayed In hundreds of hotels and I have been to my count of weddings. I have never experienced a staff so incredibly rude. For you to comment and say that that customer that experienced a negative service was an "isolated incident" is absurd. I don't care if you have 70 reviews.You impacted about 100 people who will never...

7Thank Hotelreviewandexper
Columbia, Maryland
Reviewed 12 June 2015

It has been two months since my daughter's marriage at the Oaks and we are still basking in the afterglow of the perfect wedding. It is hard to describe all the ways that make the Oaks the ideal setting. Less than an hour and a half from Baltimore and DC, the Inn and grounds are breathtakingly beautiful, just the right...

Thank cvk312
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 11 June 2015

The Oaks is an exceptionally special and wonderful place. I was recently married there, and would recommend it as a wedding location or just a weekend getaway! First, the location is gorgeous - a beautiful, charming inn right on the water with several great options for ceremony sites. I actually started crying the first time we visited because I was...

Thank EmilyL02
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Staff was rude, not accommodating, and inflexible. Horrible service for rehearsal and dinner. Luckily the people at the wedding were a great time.Its amazing how these people put on 40 weddings a year with the staff they are working with. The rooms were small and outdated and showers barely spewed water. They blamed everything on the laws and took zero...

6Thank Haley M
OaksManager, General Manager at The Oaks Waterfront Inn and Events, responded to this review

I would like to thank this guest for taking the time to write a review about their recent experience at The Oaks. Of course I am disappointed that it is not a more favorable review however every review is important and provides us with an opportunity for growth. I am of course saddened that this guest had a negative experience....

Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

The venue was beautiful,the staff wonderful and the food was the best I have ever had at a wedding. Tracey was wonderful and made everything run smoothly. Our guests couldn't say enough nice things about the place. Everything took place exactly like we were told it would.

Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Sparkling clean- lifelong employees- owners are on premises to personally help you- idyllic setting- extremely professional- no stone unturned with personal service- St. Michaels is a best kept secret and the Oaks is their jewel in the crown.

1Thank J p
Fair Haven, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 November 2014

The Oaks on the surface looks like a great place to have a wedding. I am sure the bride & family were very happy with their event. However the staff at this facility was horrible. The bartenders were down right rude. At the end of the evening the guests were pretty much pushed out the door. The food was mediocre...

1Thank kjambro
Sanibel Island, Florida
Reviewed 4 November 2014

My son got married there and everything was wonderful except the weather. The Oaks is a rustic old house that has been added on to numerous times. The hallways go everywhere with a lot of turns. The room the wifey and I had was large with a sitting area and a water view. The breakfast buffet was ample and the...

Thank oldharleyguy
Reviewed 31 October 2014

We got married at The Oaks back in '07 and recently returned to celebrate our anniversary. The mid-week getaway rate is terrific. The water views are spectacular particularly this time of year with the fall foliage. Since we were the only guests staying at the Inn, we were upgraded to the Cottage. The room upgrade was an unexpected surprise upon...

Thank CSterkx
Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Seriously, anyone who writes anything other than great comments about this place has issues. The Oaks is absolutely gorgeous. Immaculately kept, Beautiful views, Charming and Romantic Rooms, Quiet and Serene...an easy 5 min drive to the small town of St. Michael's with great restaurants and shops. We stayed only 2 days and took advantage of the mid-week special (which was...

Thank tina w

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oaks is a charming historic Inn with 15 rooms with private baths. There is a large common living room area for our guest to enjoy. Located a few miles from St. Michael's to our south, and Easton to our north, we are the perfect location with waterfront privacy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Oaks Waterfront Inn and Events

Address: 25876 Royal Oak Road, PO Box 187, Royal Oak, MD 21662
Region: United States > Maryland > Talbot County > Royal Oak
Price Range: RM674 - RM775 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Oaks Waterfront Inn and Events 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
The Oaks Waterfront Inn And Events Hotel Royal Oak
Oaks a Country Hotel
Country Inn Royal Oak
Royal Oak Country Inn
The Oaks a Country Hotel
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“Great Couples Get Away”
Q5333NYnancyw, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms have a fireplace, there are several rooms with a view over the water. A separate Honeymoon Cottage is also available.”
R167UFtonyb, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms were nice and had nice views”
annecU8027DG, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the King bed/water view with balcony Room #27,#29,#26”
Art2742, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are nicer rooms with fire places. We did not have one.”
hs557, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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