Savage River Lodge: A Rustic Retreat Amidst Nature’s Embrace

Nestled in the picturesque wilderness of Maryland, Savage River Lodge offers an enchanting escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Surrounded by the serene beauty of Savage River State Forest, this lodge beckons travelers seeking solace in nature’s embrace.

Upon arrival, guests are greeted by the lodge’s charming rustic architecture, seamlessly blending with its natural surroundings. The ambiance is warm and inviting, evoking a sense of tranquility that permeates throughout the property.

Relax in the rustic lodge or enjoy good company and drinks at the lodge bar.
Treat yourself to an amazing meal at the Savage River Lodge.

Accommodations at Savage River Lodge range from cozy cabins to luxurious yurts, each meticulously designed to provide comfort without compromising the immersive outdoor experience. The cabins boast modern amenities such as plush bedding, private bathrooms, and spacious living areas, while the yurts offer a unique glamping experience with their circular design and panoramic views of the forest.

Rustic Cabins

Savage River Lodge

Eighteen private cabins are a step beyond typical. Two stories of cozy comfort with architectural details of a stylish lodge retreat.  All eighteen cabins provide an exceptionally warm living space that blends seamlessly with the surroundings.

Luxer Yurts

Savage River Lodge

Surrounded by the sounds of the forest, the yurt’s central skylight has an undeniably “centering” effect—soothing and serene. Savage River Lodger offers eight opportunities to plunge into the restorative art of Glamping [glamorous+camping], each with its own unique design accents.

One of the highlights of a stay at Savage River Lodge is the opportunity to indulge in farm-to-table dining at the on-site restaurant. The menu showcases locally sourced ingredients, skillfully crafted into delectable dishes celebrating the region’s flavors. Whether enjoying a hearty breakfast, a leisurely lunch, or a romantic dinner by the fireplace, guests are treated to a culinary journey that delights the senses.

Outdoor Activities at Savage River Lodge

Beyond the comfort of their accommodations and the culinary delights on offer, guests at Savage River Lodge are spoilt for choice regarding outdoor activities. Hiking trails wind through the surrounding forest, inviting exploration and discovery, while nearby rivers and streams provide opportunities for fishing and kayaking. The lodge is just a few miles from the Great Allegheny Passage bike trail. The lodge transforms into a snowy wonderland in the winter, offering cross-country skiing and snowshoeing adventures for outdoor enthusiasts.

Its commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship sets this destination apart. From utilizing renewable energy sources to supporting local conservation efforts, the lodge strives to minimize its ecological footprint while providing guests with an unforgettable wilderness experience.

In conclusion, Savage River Lodge is a hidden gem tucked away in the heart of Maryland’s wilderness. Whether seeking a romantic getaway, a family retreat, or simply a respite from the chaos of modern life, this rustic retreat offers the perfect blend of comfort, adventure, and natural beauty. A stay at Savage River Lodge is not just a vacation—it’s an opportunity to reconnect with nature and nourish the soul.

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