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Ocean City hotels and places to stay

The Coral Sands Motel
2 out of 5
709 East 9th St., Ocean City, NJ
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The price is $79 per night
0.13 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (251 reviews)

"The best hotel I’ve stayed at in OCNJ...anytime I’m down solo for a friends trip this will always be where I stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

The Coral Sands Motel
Biscayne Suites
2 out of 5
820 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ
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The price is $189 per night
0.11 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (294 reviews)

"From start to check out. Outstanding. We'll return for sure."…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Biscayne Suites
Ocean Front Motel
2 out of 5
1417 Ocean Ave., Ocean City, NJ
The price is $79 per night
0.59 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (490 reviews)

"close to the beach This place was nice. Breakfast was excellent ."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

Ocean Front Motel
Ocean Dreams Vacation Condo In Ocean City New Jersey
Plymouth Inn
3 out of 5
710 Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, NJ
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0.23 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (26 reviews)

"The host, Karen, was fantastic. She really made us feel welcome. What a nice inn."…"

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

Plymouth Inn
The Forum
2.5 out of 5
800-814 Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, NJ
The price is $104 per night
0.18 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (422 reviews)

"The staff was very friendly and offered great suggestions for our stay. The room was very clean. It was literally the last day they were open for the season so it’s a little hard to judge."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2019

The Forum
Ocean City Mansion
3 out of 5
416 Central Ave, Ocean City, NJ
The price is $229 per night
0.49 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (55 reviews)
Awesome Place

"Bed sheets had stains on them but that’s my only complain. Very cozy, atmosphere was great. Very family oriented area. Loved it! If you like to have adult drinks bring it with you. Ocean City is considered a DRY town. No Alcohol sold."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2019

Ocean City Mansion
Atlantis Inn Luxury Bed and Breakfast
4 out of 5
601 Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, NJ
The price is $185 per night
0.35 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (55 reviews)

"It was a great corner property with a great local neighborhood feel."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Atlantis Inn Luxury Bed and Breakfast
Scarborough Inn
3 out of 5
720 Ocean Avenue, Ocean City, NJ
The price is $139 per night
0.18 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (158 reviews)

"great old property needs some updating bathrooms very small and in need of some work"…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Scarborough Inn
Pavilion Motor Lodge
2.5 out of 5
801 Atlantic Ave, Beach Block of 8th Street, Ocean City, NJ
The price is $102 per night
0.18 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (329 reviews)
Great hotel!

"Old school hotel. Very clean! Everyone is friendly. Excellent location."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

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Visiting Ocean City

Travelers to Ocean City give high marks for the seaside. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its golf courses. A top sight in the area is Steel Pier.

  • You'll find 377 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Atlantic City
  • The closest major airport is in Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ocean City

Attractions like Playland's Castaway Cove, Congo Falls Adventure Golf, and Haunted Golf are fun for kids of all ages. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the seaside and these places to visit: Snicklefritz Reef, Ocean City Beach, and Corson's Inlet State Park. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Ocean City Boardwalk and Boardwalk Adventures Water Park.

In Ocean City, you'll find 103 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect holiday retreat. Here are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Port-O-Call Hotel - With a stay at this 3.5-star resort, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and pool.
  • The Bayberry Inn - Our customers like the breakfast and overall value at this B&B. With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Ocean City Mansion Bed & Breakfast - With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers love its comfortable and quiet rooms.

One of the popular sights in the surrounding area is Steel Pier, located 10 mi (16.1 km) from the city center.

Dressing for Ocean City

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 56°F during the day and 24°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 84°F, while the average at night is 37°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 86°F with nighttime averages of 51°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 72°F and nighttime averages of 25°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Ocean City is 41.73 inches
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 84°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 26°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Ocean City?
Watson’s Regency Suites is a favorite with Expedia customers. This hotel is a short 6-minute walk from Ocean City Boardwalk, and it offers an indoor pool and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend The Forum and Atlantis Inn Luxury Bed and Breakfast as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ocean City, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best options available in Ocean City.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Ocean City?
For additional details about changing or cancelling your trip to Ocean City, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Ocean City?
Based on reviews, The Crossings is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include The Forum and Watson’s Regency Suites.
Where is the best hotel for a stay in North End?
With 202 hotels and other accommodations to choose from in this neighborhood, you should find the perfect place for your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Ocean City Mansion is the highest ranked property in North End. This 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It is located a short 11-minute walk from Ocean City Beach. Other favorite options in the area include The Bayberry Inn and Port-O-Call Hotel.
What's the best accommodation in South End?
In this neighborhood, there are 42 lodging options for your stay, so you should find just want you want for your visit. When looking at places to stay in South End, The Crossings is a top choice. This hotel is a short 5-minute walk from Ocean City Beach, and it offers an outdoor pool and free parking. Beachfront Dream Cottage Sleeps 9 Beautiful Views Pets OK and 2nd Fl Beachfront Panoramic Ocean Views Sleeps 12 Pets are other good choices for your stay in the area.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Ocean City?
Watson’s Regency Suites is a hotel with an indoor pool and in-room kitchens, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other options for your family trip include Scarborough Inn and Biscayne Suites. Attractions like Playland’s Castaway Cove and Congo Falls Adventure Golf are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a couple going to Ocean City?
Condo on Boardwalk/beach - Ocean Views ! is a favorite condo for couples, and features in-room kitchens and an outdoor pool.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Ocean City?
Tradewinds Motel is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet include Walk TO THE Beach/shabby Chic Single Family Cottage Home/pets OK/ Fenced Yard and Ocean City Mansion.
What's the best place to stay close to Ocean City Boardwalk?
Adjacent to Ocean City Boardwalk, The Forum is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this property offers an outdoor pool and a café. Other good choices within a short distance include Ocean 7 and The Coral Sands Motel.
What about the best place to stay close to Ocean City Beach?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Crossings, located 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Ocean City Beach, and this hotel offers an outdoor pool and free parking.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Ocean City?
Watson’s Regency Suites is a top beachfront property with free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your beach trip include Tradewinds Motel and The Crossings. Head to Ocean City Beach or Snicklefritz Reef for some quality time by the water.

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