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Nice place to get away from everything.

I went in late November Thanksgiving and the only thing missing in this stay was snow. I had a back... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roge D
Fun Mountain, Lodge needs some updating

We had a great time at Wisp over a long weekend. Luckily we got some fresh snow for our second day... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Paul E
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296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD 21541-1402
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went in late November Thanksgiving and the only thing missing in this stay was snow. I had a back room near the slope and I can imagine what it would of been like when the season was in. The pool was outstanding perfect temperature....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roge D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go several times a year and love it Wisp every season of the year. I recommend summer for winter.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in area for family get-together and were looking for a group event/experience! Took a short drive over to Wisp Resort as they have a gravity based mountain roller coaster!! Need to sign a waiver but this was extremely fun!! Also offer "escape room"...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 331jrtjk
Reviewed 30 October 2018

very nine cozy resort - not only for wintertime but all year- they have a mountain coaster great ride- zip line - also a very nice pub and deck t just to sit and relax

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank steve1782
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We had a great time at Wisp over a long weekend. Luckily we got some fresh snow for our second day of skiing. The lodge and ski rental/school area's are outdated, and the tents used for rentals, ski school etc. are a bit of a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Hotel is very pricey. Yes, it’s clean, but expensive. There’s nothing included in the price such as breakfast. Breakfast would have been nice for the price I’m paying. Also, there’s barely any restaurants open on site during the summer. It’s such a bummer. I wish...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WhatsupMeg
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Wisp resort rooms and overall facility is on par with an average budget motel like a Days Inn, except that prices are way higher and no breakfast included. We were very disappointed with our room. The bathroom area is very basic and small. There's a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank patravels_7
Reviewed 10 September 2018

My friends and I recently went to the Deep Creek Wine & Arts Festival and stayed at the Wisp Resort for one night. The resort was clean and the staff was friendly, but this is just an average place to stay. The hotel was a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for a family reunion and had a nice time. The room was a nice size - king bed in one room and pullout couch in another. It wasn’t luxurious, but nice enough. The property has some cool amenities like ropes course, Segway...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Angela P
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Had no idea there were so many activities at Wisp in the summer! The mountain coaster was so much fun! Our son was still recovering from surgery so we weren’t able to do the whitewater rafting but that is definitely on the list for our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Carolee P
21 August 2018|
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Response from WispResortMD | Property representative |
Carolee, We have a few gathering places you can relax in while your daughters enjoy the chairlift ride. Wispers Bar & Grill is located in the McHenry Lodge and features a deck with seating. The Mountain Park, which is... More
Tammy B
23 July 2018|
Response from Katrien V | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. It's right next to the lake, but the only "beach" area at the lake is in the state park, which is a couple of miles away. I did not see a swimming pool.
jackie d
6 April 2017|
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Response from Wisp_Resort | Property representative |
Jackie d, Thank you for your question. The Lodge at Wisp does allow smaller dogs and there is a pet fee associated with the stay. The resort itself does allow leased dogs. We just ask that you please clean up after your... More