Directions & Distances from the Blue Door on Baltimore to Places of Interest
Johns Hopkins (Main Medical Campus) - Many of our weekday guests want to know how close we are to the Hospital. We are a very safe 5-Block walk to main Hospital Entrance, the Nursing School and the School of Public Health. The Out-patient Center on Caroline Street is an additional 4 blocks away. If you are driving to the Out-patient Center there is a parking garage located next to the building. Cab fare if desired is about $5.
Johns Hopkins University is not located at the Medical Camus, but is a short 15 minute drive from us. Like-wise the Bayview and Homewood Medical Campus facilities are also short drives away. All are reachable via the Johns Hopkins Shuttle from the Main Hospital which includes a leg that passes in front of our Inn. And of course all stays for these facilities include special discounts at the Blue Door on Baltimore
Local Eateries - There are eateries just a few steps from the Blue Door and more than 60 located in Fells point just a 10 to 15 minute walk away (8 Blocks) where many of our guests often do their exploring.
In our Butchers Hill neighborhood, try our local Irish Pub, The Life of Reilly for Lunch or Dinner, or maybe the aclaimed bistro-style Salt Tavern for a special evening dinner treat. Water for Chocolate is just around the corner offering Eat-in or Take-out Lunch and Dinner service.
There is of course much more to experience in Baltimore. It seems that each week we discover another dining treasure. Check out our Dining Out page for more suggestions.
Patterson Park - is just a short 3-Block walk out our front door and to the Right. Lots of Baltimore history relates directly to Patterson Park and the Patterson family. Great for a morning walk or run - add a little more distance by taking any of the streets south of the park and linking up to the waterfront promemade for a unique experience.
Fells Point - 8-Block walk from our front door giving you access to over 60 eateries and pubs of all kinds. Connect with the Inner Harbor Water Taxi system. Ride all day for just $12 to enjoy all of our waterfront neighborhoods with special stops at Fort McHenry, Federal Hill and the wealth of activities in the Inner Harbor.
Inner Harbor and Harbor East - 1.2 miles to the Inner Harbor and Harbor East. It is an enjoyable 35 minute walk. We will be glad to show you the way. Or, pick up water taxi at Fells Point and explore the entire harbor with a day-pass. By Taxi - about $7 cab fare one way.
Canton - 15 blocks away (easy 30 minute walk down the hill from the Blue Door, walk along the waterfront prominade and Fells Point, there is a water taxi stop here too, or a short taxi ride).
Little Italy - 1.2 miles in the same direction as Harbor east and the Inner Harbor. Make a great stop off spot for lunch while visiting the Inner harbor, and of course a great night of dining. Make sure you stop by Vaccaros to indugle in a fabulous Italian pastry treat.
Convention Center, Camden Yards, and M&T Stadium- 2 miles, Take the water taxi to the inner harbor and they are all a walk exiting left from the Harbor. Or Taxi, about $8 to $10 fare.
Penn Station - 3 miles (Taxi Recommended $12 fare)
Downtown, Mt Vernon, and Cultural Distirct - 2 miles, Take the water taxi to the inner harbor and they are a walk exiting north from the Harbor. Or Taxi, about $8 to $10 fare.
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