Ocean City hotels

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Low season March
High season July
  Average price (weeknight): $166
  Average price (weekend night): $234

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most expensive time to stay

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Top tips for finding the perfect Ocean City hotel

  • The best area for tourists to visit in Ocean City is the Boardwalk. Here you will find various attractions, including the historic Gillian's Wonderland Pier with 31 rides like the giant Ferris wheel, the OC Waterpark, which features slides and a lazy river, plus you can take in a performance at the Ocean City Music Pier. Watson's Regency Suites is a few blocks away from the Boardwalk.
  • For hotels in Ocean City with great views, head to the waterfront. On the Boardwalk, Beach Club Hotel overlooks the ocean and has an on-site cafe with a patio and ocean views. The Flanders Hotel offers guests views of the beachfront and has a rooftop pool.
  • For the best shopping in Ocean City, visit the downtown area. Situated between the beach and bay on Asbury Avenue, the downtown Ocean City shopping district is home to over 100 stores and cafes. From gift shops, surf gear and artwork, you can find the perfect vacation memento to take home. Stay at Oceanfront Motel, a mile from Asbury Avenue.
  • If you want to discover more about Ocean City, visit the Historic District. Located around Wesley Avenue, this residential area is home to a wealth of Victorian homes. Ocean City Mansion, a grand mansion that dates back to 1896, offers guests a chance to step back in time, just under 2 miles away.
  • For hotels in Ocean City that are near some good restaurants, you will want to stay near the Boardwalk, like at Harris House Motel or Beach Club Suites. Visit Hula Restaurant and Sauce Co. for casual dining, Hawaiian food and sauces. Nearby Clancy's By the Sea serves seafood, with outdoor seating and ocean views.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Ocean City

Are hotels in Ocean City safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Ocean City. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to stay in Ocean City?
Hotels near Ocean City Beach have the most searches on KAYAK.
What are the best hotels near Ocean City Beach?
Travelers who like staying near Ocean City Beach recommend Port-O-Call Hotel, Harris House By The Beach, and The Forum.
How much does a hotel cost in Ocean City?
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Ocean City for as cheap as $75 in the last 3 days. The average price is $456.
Are there any hotels in Ocean City on the beach?
There is an abundance of hotels located on the beachfront. Port-O-Call Hotel sits across from the 14th Street Beach and is just half a mile from the Ocean City Boardwalk. Just a minute from 7th Street Beach is the low-key hotel of Ocean 7, complete with kitchens in every room.
Where to go in Ocean City to see wildlife?
Corson’s Inlet State Park is an oceanfront nature park with trails for hiking, fishing and crabbing spots, a boat launch and places to birdwatch for shorebirds in the dunes and wetlands. The closest hotels in Ocean City to the park include The Bayberry Inn which is 3.7 miles away.
Which hotels in Ocean City have a pool?
There are plenty of accommodations that have swimming pools in Ocean City. Impala Island Inn is blessed with three pools, including one for children. Biscayne Suites is a 3-star hotel that has a heated rooftop pool along with a sundeck. In Downtown, Ocean Breeze Hotel has an outdoor pool and sundeck.
Where are the best hotels in Ocean City to stay with children?
Forum Motor Inn is a family-friendly motel with an outdoor pool and children’s pool, as well as an arcade and games room. Plus, it’s a short walk to Boardwalk Adventures Water Park. Close to Playland’s Castaway Cove, and another great place to stay with the kids, is the Pavilion Motor Lodge, which has family room available and a children's pool.
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Port-O-Call Hotel - Ocean City - Bedroom Best Business Hotel
Port-O-Call Hotel
9.0 Excellent
$212+
$212+
With a stay at Port-O-Call Hotel in Ocean City (North End), you'll be steps from Ocean City Beach and 5 minutes by foot from Ocean City Boardwalk. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and ATM/banking services. Planning an event in Ocean City? This resort features 2024 square feet (188 square meters) of event facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
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Biscayne Suites - Ocean City - Building Best Beach Hotel
Biscayne Suites
9.0 Excellent
$161+
$161+
With a stay at Biscayne Suites in Ocean City (North End), you'll be a 4-minute walk from Ocean City Boardwalk and 5 minutes by foot from Ocean City Beach. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
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Harris House By The Beach - Ocean City - Building
Harris House By The Beach
8.7 Excellent
$145+
$145+
With a stay at Harris House By the Beach in Ocean City (North End), you'll be steps from Ocean City Boardwalk and Ocean City Beach. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
Free Wi-Fi
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Watson's Regency Suites - Ocean City - Building
Watson's Regency Suites
9.0 Excellent
$167+
$167+
Watsons Regency is an all suite property located in the beautiful town of Ocean City, NJ. There are 79 one bedroom suites that sleep up to five people. Watsons also has one two bedroom suite that sleeps up to eight people. We are just one block away from the beach and boardwalk. Our suites have full kitchens and separate bedrooms. We also have the only indoor pool and hot tub in Ocean City.
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Ocean City Mansion - Ocean City - Building Best Room
Ocean City Mansion
9.6 Excellent
$167+
$167+
A stay at Ocean City Mansion places you in the heart of Ocean City, within a 15-minute walk of Ocean City Beach and Ocean City Boardwalk. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, express check-in, and express check-out. Free self parking is available onsite.
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
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Ocean 7 - Ocean City - Building
Ocean 7
8.6 Excellent
$97+
$97+
With a stay at Ocean 7 in Ocean City (North End), you'll be a 3-minute walk from Ocean City Boardwalk and 11 minutes by foot from Ocean City Beach. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).
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The Forum - Ocean City - Pool
The Forum
7.4 Good
$168+
$168+
With a stay at The Forum in Ocean City (North End), you'll be a 1-minute drive from Boardwalk Adventures Water Park and 12 minutes from Atlantic City Boardwalk. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
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Blue Water Inn - Ocean City - Pool
Blue Water Inn
6.7 Good
$88+
$88+
With a stay at Blue Water Inn in Ocean City (North End), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Ocean City Boardwalk and Ocean City Beach. Free self parking is available onsite.
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Ocean City Mansion - Ocean City - Building Best Room
Ocean City Mansion
9.6 Excellent
$167+
$167+
A stay at Ocean City Mansion places you in the heart of Ocean City, within a 15-minute walk of Ocean City Beach and Ocean City Boardwalk. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, express check-in, and express check-out. Free self parking is available onsite.
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The Flanders Hotel - Ocean City - Building Best Romantic Hotel
With a stay at The Flanders Hotel in Ocean City (North End), you'll be minutes from Congo Falls Adventure Golf and Ocean City Boardwalk. Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, laundry facilities, and ATM/banking services. Planning an event in Ocean City? This hotel has facilities measuring 25000 square feet (2323 square meters), including a conference center. Free self parking is available onsite.
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Port-O-Call Hotel - Ocean City - Bedroom Best Business Hotel
Port-O-Call Hotel
9.0 Excellent
$212+
$212+
With a stay at Port-O-Call Hotel in Ocean City (North End), you'll be steps from Ocean City Beach and 5 minutes by foot from Ocean City Boardwalk. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and ATM/banking services. Planning an event in Ocean City? This resort features 2024 square feet (188 square meters) of event facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
Free Wi-Fi
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Biscayne Suites - Ocean City - Building Best Beach Hotel
Biscayne Suites
9.0 Excellent
$161+
$161+
With a stay at Biscayne Suites in Ocean City (North End), you'll be a 4-minute walk from Ocean City Boardwalk and 5 minutes by foot from Ocean City Beach. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
Free Wi-Fi
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