Hotels in Eastern Shore
In 2005, Ronald and Shelby Mitchell—a former D.C. ad exec and lawyer—discovered a deteriorating 1874 Colonial-style mansion, which they restored to the tune of $2 million.
Cottagey-cute, maybe too cute, but a good value in St. Michaels. Aveda spa on the premises.
Rooms may be on the small side, but this turn-of-the-20th-century row house has comfy beds with wrought-iron frames, and guests get a complimentary seat for breakfast at Chick and Ruth’s famous Delly downstairs.