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The Newark – Elkton MD Area

Stay in a hotel that does everything right and recently won a certificate of excellence from a recognized travel authority. Conveniently located near I-95 and Highway 279 in a charming community between Philadelphia and Baltimore, our hotel is perfect for visiting the University of Delaware, area businesses, or as a stopover point for your final destination. Modern rooms and suites come with everything you need, and warm service by staff dedicated to your comfort helps melt fatigue and stress. Guests receive free Wi-Fi, microwave, mini-fridge, work desk, HD TV, coffee maker, and more in-room. Plus, an indoor pool and business center come in handy for a quick break or when it’s time to be productive. The free Bright Side Breakfast® offers guests several hot favorites and many restaurants are nearby along Highway 279. Want to stay close? Choose the dining option right next door.

These small communities between Philadelphia and Baltimore occupy a place on the east coast steeped in interesting history. A location near Chesapeake Bay’s north end led to a pivotal role in colonial history when the English Navy landed with thousands of troops under George Washington’s watchful eye. Proximity to several neighboring states, including New York, together with lenient marriage laws gave our area a reputation as the elopement capital where celebrities like Marilyn Monroe and Willie Mays tied the knot. Today, it’s better known for the University of Delaware’s campus and many nearby businesses including IBM, Siemens, JPMorgan Chase and Raytheon. Hotel guests will find shopping nearby with a movie theatre at Peoples Plaza. Wilmington is a 30-minute drive and Dover is an hour south.

Hotel Services and Amenities

Our accommodations put out the welcome mat for stopover, business and university guests, who can expect many conveniences including a sound night’s sleep on one of our Bright Morning Pillowtop beds. Choose to stay in our Modern king room, double room or suite and receive free Wi-Fi, microwave, mini-fridge, HD TV with premium cable channels, desk with chair, coffee maker and more. Come down to the free Bright Side Breakfast for coffee and juice and several hot menu options like fresh waffles, scrambled eggs, meat, cereals, yogurt, muffins and pastries, bagels and fresh fruit. The hotel also has a business center, indoor pool, pet-friendly policy and space to host your next meeting. 

Newark – Elkton MD Attractions

The area’s access to waterfront and natural beauty provides abundant outdoor activities and scenic views. Turkey Point Lighthouse sits amidst Elk Neck State Park’s swimming beach, marshes and woodlands overlooking the Chesapeake Bay and North East River. Learn about the stories that have unfolded at this strategic point where the lighthouse has stood since 1833. Fair Hill Stables offers over 80 miles of wooded trails for horseback riding and hosts the Fair Hill International event as well as the Cecil County Fair just seven miles from our hotel. Make a stop at the Terrapin Station Winery and pick up a gift or treat for yourself. It’s named after the Maryland state reptile, a turtle, and packages its bottles with eco-friendly materials.