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Courtyard by Marriott Ocean City Oceanfront - Ocean City - Patio
Free Wi-Fi
King Charles Hotel - Ocean City - Building
King Charles Hotel
9.3 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Surf Inn Suites
7.2 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Aloft Ocean City
8.6 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Ocean City hotels near Ocean City Boardwalk

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Rideau Oceanfront Motel - Ocean City - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Plim Plaza Hotel - Ocean City - Pool
Plim Plaza Hotel
6.7 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Park Place Hotel
8.7 Very good
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Ocean City hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Ocean City, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Ocean City in April and February.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Ocean City if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 0 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Ocean City hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Ocean City found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $138, while the most expensive was $633.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Ocean City for 2 days.
  • If you would like to stay in a bustling and vibrant area that is filled with plenty to see and do, look for Ocean City hotels that are near the Ocean City Boardwalk, such as the Comfort Inn Boardwalk. This boardwalk is filled with a variety of fair games and shops, making it a fun place to explore and walk around.
  • Those that plan on spending their vacation primarily relaxing on the beach will want to choose lodging that is close to Ocean City Beach, which is known for its soft sand and calm waves. The Home2 Suites by Hilton Ocean City Bayside is a comfortable choice that is a short walking distance from the beach.
  • Business travelers may find it convenient to book a hotel that is close to the Ocean Gateway, as this road is used to go to neighboring cities, which you may need to do for meetings or conferences. The Hampton Inn & Suites Ocean City West is right next to the gateway and also a short drive from Ocean City Beach.
  • Avid shoppers will want to look for Ocean City hotels that are just a short distance from the Outlets Ocean City, a collection of stores that sell all kinds of clothing and home items. The Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ocean City can be found just a 1-minute drive from here.
  • Travelers that would like to go to some museums during their visit should look for hotels in the southern part of the city, such as the charming Sea Breeze Inn. When you stay here, you will be walking distance from Ripley's Believe It or Not!.
  • Ocean City, Maryland is a popular summer resort with a dynamic party scene, book a hotel directly on the beach for an unforgettable stay.
  • For a more peaceful vacation, look at hotels such as the Comfort Suites in West Ocean City, that are located across the bridge, a short drive from the beach.
  • If you’re not planning on renting a car during your vacation, consider booking a hotel that is near one of Ocean City’s public bus stops, such as the Holiday Inn & Suites Ocean City.
  • To experience Ocean City’s best nightlife, book a hotel near Seacrets, a popular restaurant and nightclub situated on the southern end of the Ocean Beach Boardwalk.
  • The Hampton Inn & Suites and the Atlantic OceanFront Inn are two good options for visitors hoping to be in the heart of the Ocean Beach party scene.
  • The Ocean Beach Boardwalk also offers plenty of good hotel choices for families, including The Grand Hotel and Spa, a simple hotel with balconies and relatively cheap prices.
  • To stay directly on the beach, but not far from good shops and restaurants, consider a hotel on Atlantic Avenue, such as the Atlantic OceanFront Inn.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Ocean City

  • Where should I look for hotels in Ocean City if I want to stay in a scenic area?

    To be in a particularly scenic part of Ocean City, you will want to look for hotels that are on the coast, preferably near the Isle of Wight Bay. There are a few to choose from, including the Sea Bay Hotel that directly overlooks the water.

  • Is there an area of Ocean City that is known for being particularly affordable?

    If you are hoping to travel on a budget, you can look for hotels that are inland, as these usually are more affordable than those that are by the water. The Beach Bum West-O Motel is a charming yet affordable choice that also has an outdoor swimming pool.

  • What part of Ocean City is a convenient place for families to book a hotel?

    Families may want to select lodging that is close to the Jolly Roger Amusement Park, as it’s a place that children of all ages are sure to enjoy. When you stay at the Surf Villa Hotel, you will be right near here.

  • What is the best area to book a hotel in if I would like to be close to different dining options?

    You can find many different restaurants near 14th street, including those that serve delicious seafood. By booking a room at the Hyatt Place Ocean City Oceanfront, you will be able to easily walk to a number of local eateries that can be found in the surrounding area.

  • Are there hotels in Ocean City that allow dogs?

    If you would like to take your furry friend on vacation with you, you’re in luck, as Ocean City has several hotels that allow dogs. The Comfort Suites allows you to bring multiple pets but charges a nightly pet fee; La Quinta Inn & Suites welcomes two pets up to 75 lbs; and The Paradise Plaza Inn only allows small dogs but does offer many rooms with balconies.

  • What are some good bayside hotels in Ocean City?

    If you want to have a view of the water from your hotel without paying a large sum of money, consider booking a bayside hotel. The Gateway Hotel and Suites and Plim Plaza Hotel are straightforward hotels that offer affordable rates and standard amenities.

  • Where to book cheap hotels in Ocean City?

    One of the best ways to find a cheap hotel in Ocean City is to limit your search to motels. The Sahara Motel is a restful option near the boardwalk and even offers rooms with balconies. The brightly hued Flamingo Motel is also a good option with both an indoor and outdoor pool, and the Executive Motel offers simple accommodations just one block from the beach.

  • What hotels in Ocean City have hot tubs?

    If you would like a hotel with hot tub access, consider staying at the Hotel Monte Carlo & Suites. It has affordable prices but offers many nice perks for guests such as whirlpool tubs, laundry facilities, and outdoor movie screenings. The Hilton Ocean City Oceanfront Suites is an upscale hotel with a hot tub as well as a fun splash pool for kids.

  • What are the best hotels near Ocean City Boardwalk?

    KAYAK users like staying at Rideau Oceanfront Motel, Plim Plaza Hotel and Cambria Hotel Ocean City - Bayfront when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Ocean City Boardwalk.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Ocean City?

    The average price of a double room in Ocean City is $385, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as $75.

  • How much is a hotel in Ocean City for tonight?

    KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $75 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $83, and 4-star hotels from $295.

  • How much is a hotel in Ocean City for this weekend?

    The cheapest hotel room in Ocean City for the upcoming weekend found on KAYAK in the last 3 days was for $184 per night. For the same dates, 3-star hotel rooms have been found for as low as $212 per night and 4-star hotel rooms from $474 per night.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Ocean City?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Ocean City with free breakfast or free parking. Top-rated options with free free breakfast in Ocean City include Holiday Inn & Suites Ocean City, An IHG Hotel and Hyatt Place Ocean City Oceanfront, while popular hotels with free parking in Ocean City include Quality Inn and Suites Oceanblock and Flagship Oceanfront Hotel.

  • Which amenities do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Ocean City?

    The most sought-after amenities KAYAK users looked for in their hotel in Ocean City are: beachfront and pool.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Ocean City?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Ocean City districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Ocean City city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Ocean City hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Ocean City that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Park Place Hotel, King Charles Hotel and Quality Inn Oceanfront.

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Princess Bayside Beach Hotel - Ocean City - Lobby
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Quality Inn Oceanfront - Ocean City - Restaurant
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Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Fenwick Inn
7.8 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

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