Living Like a Local on MDs Eastern Shore

You've found the perfect house, now let us help you plan your perfect vacation!  From fabulous food to experiencing bay breezes out on the water, biking and kayaking, shopping or history, there is something for everyone. There are so many different ways to enjoy the Eastern Shore, tell us what you like to do on vacation and we can point you in the right direction!

Golf Anyone?

Maryland`s Eastern Shore is home to several excellent public courses, ranging from nationally top rated to scenic waterfront courses to satisfy any golf enthusiast.

You, the Athlete

The Eastern Shore is the ideal place to take your fitness goals to the next level. Scenic biking and running trails are plenty or partake in one of the many organized rides or runs throughout the year.

Restaurants of the Eastern Shore

It`s all about the food! Here are some of our suggestions to soak up some unique local flavor.

You, and your Dog

If taking a vacation without your best friend doesn`t sound like much of a vacation, you`re in luck! Most ESVR properties are dog-friendly, and we do not charge additional fees to bring your dog along! Please note there is a two dog limit.

The Eastern Shore is very pet-friendly! Here are some fun things to do with your best friend while staying in the area. Browse our pet-friendly homes to start planning your trip today!

You, on the Water

Spend an afternoon taking in our area`s most popular water attractions from our seasoned tour guides. A visit to MD`s Eastern Shore would not be complete without getting out on the water and there are many ways to do so.

You, the Artist

Discover why artists come from all over the world to showcase their art and be inspired to create. Whether taking in a gallery or museum, shopping for local artisan jewelry and other handmade items, or enjoying a show at our classic Avalon Theatre, there`s plenty to nurture your creative side!

You, the Foodie

When making your packing list for your Eastern Shore vacation, be sure to bring your appetite! We have an amazing array of restaurants, from casual local specialties to world-class fine dining.

Enjoy fresh local seafood, fruits, and vegetables in the summer as well as our famous ice cream (voted one of the Best in the Country!), or plan a winter destination to enjoy a cozy gourmet meal. Whatever the time of year, you will not leave disappointed or hungry!

You, the Historian

Our area is rich in history and tradition. Be sure to spend some time at our museums to learn about Eastern Shore Heritage.

You, the Sportsman

The Eastern Shore of Maryland has a longstanding tradition of outdoor sporting. Something is always in season on the shore! Whether you are interested in hunting, fishing or crabbing, we can help you find the resources you need to enjoy the wild side of the Eastern Shore! There are abundant guides, charters, and other opportunities to land the "big one" or just have a little bonding time with the grandkids crabbing off the dock.

You, with Kids

Have kids? There are lots of family-friendly activities to entertain kids of all ages on the Eastern Shore!

Take a step back to a simpler time, before putt putt and golf carts, video games and iPhones, and explore nature, go crabbing, take in some fresh air at our many local parks and nature trails. Learn to sail, paddleboard or kayak, or discover the treasures of our natural habitat.

There are plenty of activities to fascinate the little ones, and some wonderful ice cream shops to cool off after a fun day of exploring the area.