Tips for booking a Ocean City hotel

Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Ocean City:$176/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$31/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$42 - $265
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$168 - $233
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Ocean City

About Ocean City

Ocean City is defined by its long sandy beachfront, family-friendly attractions and a lively boardwalk. The area is famous for its water sports, summer festivals and entertainment venues, often regarded as "America's Greatest Family Resort”.

Things to do

Spend an afternoon in the sun at Ocean City Beach, where you can enjoy more than 12 kilometres of sandy beachfront. This family-friendly location boasts plenty of space for sunbathing, gentle waters for swimming and the opportunity to try your hand at surfing.

Take a stroll down the world-famous Ocean City Boardwalk. Nibble on Thrashers French Fries, stop to play a game of mini-golf or test your bravery with a ride on the Wrecking Ball.

If you're looking for some entertainment, head to Gillian’s Wonderland Pier. Grab a bite to eat at 6th Street Pizza and Grill, take a ride on the Ferris wheel at sunset, cool off on the Canyon Falls log flume or conquer your fears on the Haunted Dark Ride.

Visit Playland’s Castaway Cove, which offers amusement rides and arcade games for all ages. Test your love for adrenalin on the Gale Force Roller Coaster, race your friends or family on the Go Kart Speedway or cool off on the High Seas Log Flume.

Getting around

Atlantic City International Airport is located less than a 3.5-hour drive from Ocean City. The easiest way to get around is by car, but it’s also possible to explore on bicycle or foot.

Ocean City travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Ocean City?

    612 reviews rated Ocean 7 with an average score of 8.4/10. It may also be worth looking into the Ocean Manor 1100 Inn, which received a rating of 8.3/10 from 364 reviews. Passport Inn Somers Point could also be a good option, with a score of 8.3/10 from 433 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Ocean City Beach?

    Reviews of Ocean 7 recommend it as a good place to stay near Ocean City Beach, scoring 8.4/10 from 612 ratings.

  • What is a good hotel in Ocean City near Gillian's Wonderland Pier?

    Ocean 7 is rated 8.4 from 612 reviews and is close to Gillian's Wonderland Pier.

  • How much do hotels in Ocean City cost?

    Hotels in Ocean City cost an average of $379/night, according to HotelsCombined data in the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Ocean City?

    Prices for Ocean City hotels have been found for as low as $61/night over the last 3 days.