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- The Tryall Club in Montego Bay
- Butchered Pig
- Deep Creek Lake Chalet
- PRS Guitar & PRS Factory Tour
- Vacation in Bethany Beach
- Spring Break at the Grand Mayan Vidanta Riviera Maya in Mexico
- Spring Break in the Outer Banks (Kitty Hawk)
- Spring Break at the Marriott in Aruba
Have the time of your life at the Tryall Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica, on Conde Naste's Gold List of "the best places to stay in the whole world". Immerse yourself in the comfort and personality of a luxurious island home for a week.
Your two-bedroom villa, Poinciana, includes spacious living and dining areas, a well-equipped kitchen, en-suite bathrooms and a private pool. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed and French doors that open to a section of the terrace and the private plunge pool. The guest bedroom has two full-size beds, and opens through French doors to the terrace with spectacular views.
A full-time housekeeper provides housekeeping, laundry service, and prepares your breakfast and lunch. The resort offers a fabulous restaurant and other dining options for those who prefer eating out.
Whether you play golf at the club’s 18-hole championship course, plan to relax with a book on the beautiful private beach, or want to experience scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing, kayaking, tubing or deep sea fishing, the Tryall Club has it all. Tennis, walking and jogging trails, horseback riding, croquet, a spa and salon, and even afternoon tea are available. Children can enjoy tennis, golf clinics, swimming and nannies. Available June 1—November 1, 2020 only.
Restrictions: Airfare and meals not included. Taxes, gratuities and temporary membership fees to be paid by winner. Available for one week June 1-Nov 1, 2020.
Donor: Janet and Jim Clauson P '06, '07
This well-appointed ski-in/ski-out chalet in North Camp high atop Wisp Resort is right off Lift 7, which offers green, blue and black slopes right at your back door! Or visit off-season to enjoy golf, kayaking, whitewater rafting, and other mountain adventures. This 2400+ square foot vacation home features 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 car garage, boot warmer, 6 person hot tub, a fully outfitted kitchen, and a shared Fire Pit. Come and enjoy the mountains of Western Maryland for any available week between December 1, 2019, and November 30, 2020.
Restrictions: Winner must schedule week by December 1, 2019. Winner can book any 7-day continuous stay except Saturday to Saturday. Check-in after 4 p.m. Check-out at 10 a.m.
FMV: up to $4,500, depending on week chosen.
Donor: Mary and Dane Ways P ‘18
Don't miss this rare opportunity to own this Paul Reed Smith guitar. This SE Custom 24 Exotic Top—Vintage Sunburst Spalted Maple is longer available!
Solid-body Electric Guitar with Mahogany body, Spalted Maple Top, Maple Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard and 2 Humbucking Pickup.
Winner will have the guitar autographed by PRS and tour PRS headquarters in Stevensville.
Donor: Friend of Gunston
Enjoy a one week family vacation in Bethany Beach! This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo with resort-style amenities sleeps 5. Located in Bethany Bay Resort Community just 10 minutes from the ocean, this property boasts golf, tennis, volleyball, and walking trails.
Restrictions: Expires 12/31/20. No extensions please. Must book 90 days in advance. No pets, 5 person maximum. No wheelchair accessibility.
Donors: Melody and James Melvin P ‘23
Spring Break at The Grand Mayan Vidanta Riviera Maya in Mexico
Enjoy Gunston’s Spring Break at this beautiful beachfront resort. Amenities include 3 resort-style swimming pools with several swim-up pool bars, Jungala Waterpark, and 11 restaurants. Golf, Spa and Cirque de Soleil tickets available for additional fees.
This well-equipped two-bedroom, two-bath condominium sleeps 4 comfortably (up to 6 with use of sofas). The master bedroom has one king bed; the second bedroom has 1 king or two doubles. Living and dining area, partial kitchen (compact fridge, microwave, coffee maker, plates and utensils.)
Restrictions: Airfare and meals not included. Check in-Sunday, March 8th at 4 p.m. Check out Sunday, March 15th at 10 a.m. Must use the specified week. Winner must give the donor their name for the reservation by Feb. 1, 2020. Must present a credit card at the time of check-in. This is a no cash resort-room number/key is used to charge all expenses.
Donors: The Meiklejohn Family
Spend Gunston’s Spring Break at the Beachwoods Resort in Kitty Hawk, N.C. in the Outer Banks. Tucked between the Atlantic Ocean and Albemarle Sound in the middle of a 100-acre Maritime Forest, Beachwoods Resort is surrounded by lakes, woodlands, wetlands, rolling dunes, and wildlife. Enjoy the outdoor recreation park which includes tennis, volleyball and basketball courts. Relax by one of the on-site pools, in the Lakeside Lodge or while fishing from the shore. The resort features spacious accommodations and provides a perfect family retreat. Sleeps 8 (one king, two queens, one sleeper sofa).
Resort amenities include Wi-Fi, outdoor pool, indoor pool and water park, activity center, fitness center, lakeside lodge, paddle boats, fishing, nature trails, beach parking, tennis court, basketball court, bocce ball, croquet, playground, beach volleyball, picnic areas.
Local attractions include lighthouse tours, deep-sea fishing, following the filming of Wicked Tuna Outer Banks, shopping and dining, and more.
Restrictions: Winner pays $100 security deposit, a $25 a day resort amenity fee and possibly a cleaning fee. Available during Gunston’s Spring Break (Sunday, March 8 to Sunday, March 15, 2019).
Donor: Jennifer and Steve Salos P ‘22
Enjoy Gunston’s Spring Break (March 7-March 15, 2020) in Palm Beach, Aruba. This beautiful and spacious villa includes 2 master bedrooms, a separate living room and dining space, fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, and furnished balconies that provide views of the Caribbean Sea! Enjoy a range of activities from the pristine white sand beach with lots of water sports to the lazy river, outdoor pools, sauna, tennis, and fitness center. The resort offers beachside dining, casual and upscale restaurants and bars, and a casino. There are lots of sightseeing and excursions to choose from: off-road ATV driving, boating, fishing, snorkeling, diving and shopping in Oranjestad.
- 2 master bedrooms, 2 full baths.
- Sleeps up to 8—one king, one queen, two pull-out sofa beds.
- Southwest Airlines flies direct to Aruba from BWI every day—no connections!
Restrictions: March 7- March 15 only (8 nights) Airfare and meals not included.
Donor: Laura and Richard Ward P ‘21
Grill Master ($2500+)
Fred Frederick Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram (Janell & Jeff Frederick P ‘23)
Gunston Board of Trustees
Christine & Michael Amygdalos P ‘20 ‘23
Chesapeake Bay Outfitters (Birgit & Matt Stuart P ‘23)
Delaware Podiatric Medicine (Dr. Jacob & Mrs. Rebecca Hanlon P ‘22)
Gillespie and Son (Julie & Todd Gillespie P ‘20, ‘22)
Gillespie Precast (Karen & Jim Talbott P ‘20, ‘23)
Intown Management (Gigi & Steve Hershey P ‘21)
Precision Contractors (Lesley & Timothy Faff P ‘23)
Shore United Bank
Avon Dixon Insurance
Caesar Guerini (Deirdre & Wes Lang P ‘22 ‘23)
Callahan's Gas (Dana & Mark Callahan P ‘22)
Foundation for Tomorrow (Nicole Wagner P’ 23)
Friends of Gunston
The Holland Law Firm (Casey Santora & Peter Holland P ‘21 ‘22)
IT Direct (Bess & Ralph Riddle P ‘21)
Karen & John Morrison P ‘18
The Cambridge Network
Dogwood Acres Pet Retreat (Audrey & Kurt Reichardt P ‘21)
Friel Lumber Company (Gina & Jay Friel P ‘22)
Mary Hoff GP ‘22
Peter & Elise Kunkel GP ‘21
Laurie & John Lewis
L & S Bus Service McAllister, DeTar, Showalter & Walker LLC Radcliffe Creek School
Provident State Bank