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Ocean City Maryland in May
Posted by Gloria | Saturday, May 5, 2018

As Memorial Day approaches and the weather heats up, there are so many things to do & see in Ocean City that you don’t want to miss. Just to mention a few of these, you can start by joining Crabby Patty & I on 05/12 for our 14th Annual Crab Soup Cook Off, where you can sample & vote for the best. Or if you’re a car enthusiast, Cruisin’ OC may be just the thing for you. From 05/17-05/20, there will be over 3,400 Hot Rods, Muscle Cars and more not to mention the Boardwalk Parades from 8AM to 10AM. And on 05/23 the Canadian Air Force Snowbirds will be performing for you.

So don’t delay, give us a call @ 800-843-2322 or go online to LFVacations.com to book your memorable vacation with us!! Crabby Patty & I will be waiting for you!

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Ocean City Maryland welcomes Springfest
Posted by Gloria | Monday, April 2, 2018

There are so many ways to kick off the season in Ocean City, but Springfest is the perfect way to start! This is a 4 day event that includes music, entertainment and plenty of family activities, and more food than your eyes can behold!

There are 4 big-top tents right in the Inlet Lot, just steps to Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk! Be sure to try Thrasher’s Fries while you are here. Springfest runs from Thursday, May 3rd through Sunday, May 6th.

And for all you crabbers, crabbing season starts April 1st, and I’m not fooling! And if that’s not your thing, but love eating them, there are plenty of great restaurants in the area.

And don’t forget to call us directly @ 410-524-9411 or go online to book your perfect beach rental!

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Spring at Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia!
Posted by Lake Girl | Wednesday, March 21, 2018



Spring at Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia!

   There are so many ways to enjoy my gorgeous lake in the spring but the best way to truly enjoy it is by boat! Now it really doesn’t matter what kind of boat because any mode of water transportation will do! If you are looking for an exciting experience then you should try a personal watercraft such as a wave runner or jet ski. This is a small but fast way to see the lake! If you have a larger group, then I would suggest a pontoon or deck boat. These can offer your family and friends a leisurely trip around the lake plus you can pull an inflatable behind any of these boats which can make it an exciting ride for the kiddos! You can also choose a self-propelled option like a canoe, kayak or paddleboard. You see, we have over 500 miles of shoreline, with miles of undeveloped shore to enjoy the nature. I love the fact that even though more and more people are finding out about this hidden gem, there is still so much nature to enjoy. I personally love to kayak around this lake. To me, it is the best way to see this lake up close and personal.  I paddle my kayak to a hidden cove at the base of Smith Mountain and get to enjoy an uninhabited sandy beach for the day! Or I chose to go island hopping! Really island hopping! There are these tiny wonderful islands that dot this huge lake, so I grab a picnic lunch, a great book and a towel to sit on. Then I read or watch the boats go by and am able to truly relax, more than likely for the first time that week! This is such a wonderful place to vacation and I’m lucky enough to live here! I hope that you decide to check out my beautiful lake in the spring, bring your favorite book and a bite to eat…I promise to paddle to another island should you get there first!

Until Next Time! Lake Girl

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Annapolis Croquet Match April 14, 2018
Posted by Lauren Dyer | Monday, March 12, 2018


 

Annapolis Croquet Match 2018!

April 14, 2018
Rain or Shine

It is that time of the year again! An Annual rite of spring!  A time when Locals and Visitors from all over join together in Annapolis for the Annual Annapolis Croquet Match.  The Annapolis Cup brings together two vastly different schools – St. John’s College and the U.S. Naval Academy – for a croquet match unlike any other!  This event brings together thousands of people to the heart of Downtown Annapolis for an unforgettable afternoon.  So grab your biggest hat and get ready for an amazing lawn party full outrageous costumes, picnics, swing dancing, and of course a croquet match!

This is one of the many events Annapolis has to offer!  So jump online, pick up the phone and reserve your rental home today!  Book a beautiful historic rowhome right in the heart of Annapolis, walk to all the shops and events!  You can even enjoy some champagne in your very own back patio after the Match!

Annapolis Vacation Rentals

41 Maryland Ave.

Annapolis, MD 21401

PH: 410.263.3262

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Come Visit Annapolis for Annapolis Restaurant Week
Posted by LF Vacations | Monday, February 5, 2018

Attention all Foodies!  The city of Annapolis is hosting their annual Restaurant Week.  With more than 40 establishments in Annapolis participating in the event each year, it is the perfect reason to book your trip to Annapolis.  Come and try all the restaurants on your foodie wish list!  The 40 restaurants will be offering two-course, price-fixed meal selections.  Annapolis has become a dining destination over the past 10 years and this event highlights some of the area’s best restaurants. 

Don’t miss out on this great event!  Restaurants featuring live music, drink specials, waterfront views and restaurants that are located in historic buildings that you just can’t experience anywhere else.

Forget the pricey, impersonal, cramped hotels!  Long & Foster Vacation Rentals – Annapolis Office is located in the heart of Downtown Annapolis and has rental homes located directly in the city!  Rent today and walk to ALL your favorite restaurants in Historic Annapolis, MD. 


Check Out Our New Responsive Site
Posted by LF Vacations | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Long & Foster Vacation Rentals Redesign

Long & Foster Vacation Rentals is excited to announce our newly redesigned website! Not only is our new site responsive (meaning you can search, plan, and book a vacation from any device you own) it is also fully secure which means you can feel safe and confident when booking your next vacation online.

We are also so proud to offer you over 1800 vacation rentals, cottages, condos, and more in over 15 locations up and down the east coast. Whether you want to relax by a lake in the beautiful mountains of Virginia, or spend a week with your toes in the sandy shores of New Jersey, we have the vacation rental home that will be perfect for your next trip!

Our new site makes it really easy to search for and find the rental that best fits your needs. If you start on our homepage, you will be able to browse all of the locations where we offer vacation rentals and condos, or use our quick search to choose by a rental that suits the number of bedrooms (or even the dates) that you will need. Even better, each vacation destination offers their own grouping of homes on special, some dog-friendly properties, and also area information so you can begin planning your itinerary!

We won’t say more- we’ll let the site speak for itself. We wish you and yours a happy holiday season and can’t wait to see you in 2018!


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