Plan your next getaway to the beautiful scenery and small town charm of Snow Hill and stay in a historic home that captures the essence of Maryland. The Town of Snow Hill is conveniently located just a short drive from Washington D.C., Philadelphia and Baltimore. Founded on the Pocomoke River in 1686, Snow Hill retains many historic homes and buildings, making it a beautiful area to take a stroll around town, rent a canoe from the local Pocomoke River Canoe Company, visit local shops and eateries or just unplug and enjoy a book in the Parlour. Want to hit the beach? We are just 20 minutes to Ocean City and Assateague Island as well as other beach destinations. Chanceford Hall is a perfect base from which to explore Snow Hill and the Eastern Shore.