How to Have a Stress Free Holiday?

Stay at Five Gables.  Relax in front of your very own fireplace after a soothing massage or enjoy a bubble bath in your very own Jacuzzi tub.  Then, walk to all the wonderful shops and finish your Christmas shopping.  Or, have a relaxing gourmet dinner in one our our fabulous restaurants – all of which are just steps for Five Gables.


Five Gables Gift Certificates  are the best and easiest presents to buy, give and receive.  Give your spouse or children a stay in one of our fabulous room or suites.  Or, give them a spa treatment at our Aveda Spa.  Without question, your gifts will be the most appreciated this Christmas!

And remember, Five Gables Gift Certificates work for lots of people on your list – family, friends, bosses, teachers, doormen, postmen, UPS drivers – everyone loves a gift certificate from Five Gables.


Don’t miss Midnight Madness and all the fabulous bargains our shops are offering. Book the Holiday Package at Five Gables and receive triple chances to win one of the wonderful gift baskets or $1,000 in St. Michaels dollars. Now wouldn’t that just make your holidays spectacular?

Shopping in St. Michaels

If you’ve been reading the Five Gables blog, you’ve probably noticed that we write quite a bit about all of the great places to visit, things to do, and sites to see here in St. Michaels. We post restaurant suggestions, provide information about various events happening around town, and suggest fun outings that will make your visit with us memorable.

Recently, we noticed that there was one activity that we really haven’t covered… shopping!



In addition to our many fine dining establishments, museums, art galleries, and attractions, St. Michaels is home to a wide array of upscale shops. Within a half mile of Five Gables, there are shops to satisfy everyone on your list, from designer clothing boutiques and antiques emporiums, to handicrafts, book shops, jewelry stores and more.

In honor of the these wonderful local shops, the Five Gables blog is dedicating the month of February to the shopportunities you can find around town! Over the next four weeks, we’ll share our favorite local shopping destinations with you. There is much more to come, so be sure to stay tuned!