Less than a mile from the Appalachian Trail, the dog-friendly Jewel Vinsota guesthouse is the perfect get away to explore nature or your artistic leanings. The house is full of original artwork, hand-crafted details, and books on art and architecture. Wander the grounds and find sculpture, ponds, and trails through the woods. Want to hike the entire 40-mile length of Maryland on the Appalachian Trail? Start and end at the Jewel Vinsota and we can drop you off and pick you up.
Fall brings colorful foliage. Winter skiing is nearby. Spring time, will be green and blooming again and the historic re-enactments will begin. The Cherry Blossom Festival in DC runs mid-March thru mid-April. Great time to see the museums. Perfect for the professional that is away from home and needs a place while working in Hagerstown or for the weary sport enthusiast that needs some R&R. We have already blocked 72 hours between bookings to allow for proper safe cleaning during this pandemic.
This is the perfect place to stay while visiting this historic and interesting area! This is the ideal starting point for family functions, weekend getaways or sporting events in this region. We're close to State and National Parks, trails, sight seeing and more. We are bicycle friendly, we have private parking off the street. We are two and a half miles from the Appalachian Trail; less than 5 miles from the Red Heifer Winery, less than 10 miles to Hagerstown.