Bay Watch Inn at Franklin City

2053 Franklin City Road P.O. Box 51, Greenbackville, Virginia 23356
Innkeeper(s): Carl & Terri Smith
 
  • Introduction

    Bay Watch Inn at Franklin City - Greenbackville, VirginiaPeace and quiet, plus fantastic bird watching and views of a working harbor on Chincoteague Bay are yours at Carl and Terri Smith's Baywatch Bed and Breakfast in Franklin City, near Greenbackville.

    Faith in the Lord and a love of nature led Carl and Terri to build this quiet retreat, surrounded by water on three sides. If you're looking for a sabbatical on the Eastern Shore or Delmarva Peninsula, come to Baywatch! The beautiful multi-story home, wrapped in decks on every level, features an open floor plan with private entrance, elevator and, of course, Terri's fantastic breakfasts.

    Come enjoy a peaceful getaway in historic Franklin City, just below the Maryland state line. Baywatch is within easy driving distance of shopping on Chincoteague Island, pony-watching on Assateague Island, and NASA's Wallops Island Flight Facility.

  • About the Area

    Public HarborBay Watch Inn at Franklin City is located in the waterfront village of Greenbackville, Virginia. There is a public harbor here where pleasure and work boats alike are docked. This quiet village has 1 restaurant, post office, fire department and church. Nature is all around you here, if you want to curl up with a good book, have time to getaway from the daily grind, rediscover yourself and your mate, go fishing, crabbing or clamming, canoeing or kayaking this area is for you! Take a stroll down the road to the water's edge, look for sea glass, view the heron and other birds and wildlife. Ride over to the Cove for a round of golf, 5 minutes down the road or go to one of the other courses in the area. NASA Wallops Island can be seen across the bay from Bay Watch especially at night, along with the Chincoteague Island skyline and the Assateague Island lighthouse!

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  • Amenities

    One Guest RoomOne room only (available for two): with Queen size bed, TV in bedroom, walk out of your bedroom onto an open porch where you may view all types of waterfowl, salt marsh and bay views as well as sunrises, binoculars included in room!

    A private bath (walk across curtained hall) with a walk in shower for two, hair dryer, shampoo, soap, lotion 
     
    A private Sitting room, with TV & DVD capability, from here walk out front onto the front deck which gives you a view of the mouth of the Greenbackville Harbor where you may see all the work boats and pleasure boats that leave the harbor which has 2 public boat ramps. Call us to check for you on availability to rent a temporary boat slip!
    • Full Breakfast
    • Air Conditioning
    • Complimentary Beverages are on hand
    • Wireless internet service
    • Elevator

    Amenities