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914 Bay Ridge Rd Ste 160
Annapolis, MD 21403

About Us


The Gateway Florist has been a part of Annapolis since 1979, originally located in the historic district at the "Gateway" entering the city of Annapolis. In the summer of 1999 we relocated to our current home in the Geaorgetown Plaza at 914 Bay Ridge Road. The Gateway Florist has continously provided Annapolis and the capital area with the most creative ideas and unique gifts making us much more than your typical florist.

The Gateway Florist is a full service floral design studio and gift shop committed to providing the highest quality unique arrangements for all your needs and occasions. Our team of floral designers is the zbsolute best in the Annapolis. You receive only the freshest flowers, whether grown locally, in the US, or from our suppliers around the globe. We garantee your satisfaction with our 100% money-back garantee

Whether ordering on line, by telephone, or in person, let one of our staff members help you make ordering your flowers and gifts easy and effective. We pride our self in customer service because you are the reason we are here. Come join The Gateway Florist family, because "Flowers are the Gateway to the Heart".

The Gateway Florist

914 Bay Ridge Rd Ste 160

Annapolis, MD 21403

Store Hours:*

*The Gateway Florist is open from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Saturday's are available by appointment for wedding and event consultations. We are closed Sunday. To help assure on time delivery during the busy holiday season, place your order a day prior to the following major holidays: New Year’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Easter, Administrative Professionals Week, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day, Father’s Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Our shop will be closed on the following major holidays: New Year’s Day, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day, Father’s Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Areas Served

The Gateway Florist in Annapolis, MD provides floral design delivery services to the following areas and zip codes in Maryland: Annapolis, Arnold, Cape St. Claire, Crownsville, Davidsonville, Edgewater, Glen Burnie, Millersville, Riva and Severna Park. 21401, 21402, 21403, 21404, 21405, 21409, 21411, 21012, 21140, and portions of 21037.


We also deliver to the following facilities
Advent Funeral & Cremation Alzheimer's Care
Annapolis Life Care Inc Annapolis Nursing & Rehab.
Annapolitan Anne Arundel Medical Center
Atria Manresa Barranco & Sons Funeral Home
Bay Forest Seniors Apartments Baywoods of Annapolis
Chase - Lloyd House Crownsville Hospital Center
Evans Monument Co Inc Fairfield Nursing Ctr
Francis Claire Inc Future Care-Chesapeake
George P Kalas Funeral Home Hardesty Funeral Homes
Heart Homes Heartlands Of Severna Park
Heritage Harbour Health Ctr John M. Taylor Funeral Home
Knollwood Manor Nursing Home Lasting Tributes Cremation and
Millennium Health & Rehab Millennium Health Service
Ophthalmology Associates of Severna Park Center
Somerford Place South River Nursing & Rehab
Spa Creek Ctr Sunrise At Severna Park
Sunrise Of Annapolis

Specialty Services

We specialize in the following services:

  • Weekly arrangements to area businesses.
  • Contemporary, Traditional and High Style arrangements
  • Tropical and Ikebana arrangements
  • Silk arrangements
  • Dish Gardens and European Gardens
  • Green and Blooming Plants
  • Fruit Baskets and Gourmet Baskets
  • Muffin Baskets and Snack Food Baskets
  • Gift Baskets
  • Funeral Arrangements
  • Wedding
  • Gift items
  • Greeting Cards

Contact Information

If you have any questions or need more information, please call us directly at (410)263-8141 or email us at customerservice@thegatewayflorist.com . 

Delivery Policy

A local delivery fee of $9.95 will be added to each order, for each address or delivery fee of $3.95 for orders within surrounding areas.(For deliveries outside our local delivery area, this fee may vary.)

U.S. orders must be received before 12:00pm in the recipient''s time zone to assure same day delivery.

Orders received after that time will be delivered the following day. A wire service fee of $8.95 will be added to each order.

We do our best to accommodate deliveries at specific times of day, but we cannot guarantee due to unforseen circumstances.

Any international orders must be placed directly with the shop. We are unable to accept international orders over the Internet.

Payment Options

We accept the following payment methods:
American Express

Substitution Policy

Occasionally, substitutions may be necessary to create your bouquet due to the availability of certain flowers in various parts of the country. Care is taken to maintain the style, theme and color scheme of the arrangement, using flowers of equal value. Additionally, the substitution of certain keepsake items may be necessary due to increased demand, especially during major holidays. In single-flower arrangements, such as an all rose bouquet, or orchids, we will make every attempt to match the flower type, but may substitute with another color.

Privacy Policy

This privacy statement has been created in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to protecting customer privacy.

Information We Collect

If you open an account on our site or make a purchase, we need your contact information including your name, e-mail address and mailing address to complete your transaction.

When you visit our website, we also collect some basic information that does not identify individual users. We use this information to determine our users demographics and interests, so that we can better understand and serve our users.


Cookies are small files which store certain information about your activity on the website and are stored on your computers hard drive. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information. We use cookies to let us know that you are a prior customer, so that you dont have to reenter information you gave us on your prior visits. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but most allow you to instruct your browser to prevent the use of cookies. However, if you disable cookies, you will not be able to use certain features of this website.

Our Use and Disclosure of Your Information

When opening an account or making a purchase, you have an opportunity to opt-in or opt-out from receiving emails from us. If you opt-in to receive information from us, we may use your purchase history, contact information and other registration information to provide you with more relevant information and email content. We may send emails to our users regarding changes in our services or other information we believe will be of interest to our users. If you prefer not to receive these emails, you can send us an email with the subject line no emails or reply to our email with the subject line no emails.

If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities on our site, we may collect such information. We may use that information and other information that we obtain from your use of our site to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our agreement for Terms of Use.

We may share aggregate statistics about our sales, traffic patterns and related site information with other businesses, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.

We may share your information with Teleflora and other reputable vendors for the purpose of sending out special offers via email and/ or in connection with the services provided by our site such as the delivery of flowers. Your information will not be shared for any other purpose and will be kept secured.

We cannot ensure that all of your private communications and other personally identifiable information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Privacy Statement. For example, we may be required to disclose information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. We can (and you authorize us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that may be illegal or may expose us to legal liability.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

All user credit card information is securely communicated using secure socket layer (SSL) software, which is the industry standard and among the best software available for secure commerce transactions.

All user information stored on our server is stored in an encrypted format. Notwithstanding these efforts, we caution you that perfect security does not exist on the Internet.

Linked Sites

If this site contains any links to other websites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

Changes to Privacy Statement; Consent

We may update this Privacy Statement from time to time. You should check this page periodically for changes. By using our site, you consent to the collection and use of your information by us as described in this Privacy Statement.

Questions and Comments

We welcome your questions and comments about this Privacy Statement.