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Welcome to the Flag House Inn

THE PERFECT LOCATION WITH FREE ONSITE PARKING.   Front and center in Historic Annapolis, Maryland.  Your state or country flag will be flying from our front porch to greet you when you arrive.  Come to Annapolis, park your car on site and then it’s an easy stroll from our bed and breakfast to all the sights, museums, shops and restaurants in the historic district.  Flag House Inn is located across the street from the pedestrian entrance to the US Naval Academy and one short block to the Annapolis waterfront.  It is one block to the William Paca House, two blocks to the Hammond-Harwood and Chase Lloyd houses and three short blocks to the Maryland State House and St. John’s College.

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In the morning enjoy a full cooked breakfast, sourced by fresh and often local ingredients, served in our dining room.  In the evening curl up with one of our many books or magazines to learn more about the Annapolis area, USNA, historic homes, sailing or boating on the Chesapeake Bay.

Spend several days to really get the ambiance of our town.  The Flag House Inn has been operating since 1992 and we can help you plan the best way to spend your days with us.

At Flag House Inn you enjoy:

  • Hassle-free, on-site parking at no extra cost.
  • King-size beds for extra comfort.
  • In-room full bathrooms, A/C, cable TV and free WiFi.
  • Good seating and plenty of lighting for reading.
  • Large assortment of magazines and reading materials.
  • Dozens of great restaurants and pubs within 5 blocks.
  • Leisurely full breakfast in the morning.
  • Unique two-townhouse floor plan assures privacy with guests’ own front-door entry.

We take the guesswork out of the perfect stay:

  • Personal help with planning your day.
  • Large menu collection, with our recommendations.
  • Advice to help you choose the right restaurant for your taste, your style and your pocketbook.
  • Loose leaf booklet of things to do: tours, museums, sails….

Everything is close at hand:

  • U.S. Naval Academy Gate 1 is across the street!
  • Power & sail cruises on the Bay are a three-minute walk.
  • Best views of the Bay are from the Academy’s seawall.
  • Two colonial mansion museum houses are two blocks away.
  • Colonial Maryland State House is a four minute stroll.

The best in art galleries, antique and design stores, and fine retail shopping surround Flag House Inn

Flag House Inn is owned and operated by Marty & Carmel Etzel who reside on the premises and personally oversee every detail of your stay. See what recent guests (February 2018) have to say: “Dear Marty & Carmel, thank you for making our weekend stay enjoyable. We appreciated your service and attention to detail…. We look forward to our next visit. ”

Members of the peer-inspected Annapolis Bed and Breakfast Association as well as the Maryland Bed and Breakfast Association.


Bill & I have been proud owners and operators of Flag House Inn for the past 21 years and we are moving into retirement in 2018. The joy our guests have brought to our lives each and everyday has kept us happy innkeepers and we will cherish the memories of the stories we have shared, friendships we have made and the pleasure of opening our home to so many phenomenal guests over the years. Thanks to all for sharing a part of you lives with us.

However, the inn will continue. A lovely couple, Marty & Carmel Etzel, have taken over, you can contact them for your next stay at Flag House Inn. You will have the same great experience here when you are visiting Annapolis.

Bill & Charlotte Schmickle