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Ocean City

Trip time! Discover the seaside, beaches, and wildlife in Ocean City.

An iconic American seaside resort, this town offers all kinds of family entertainment, such as amusement parks, ice cream parlors, miniature golf courses and piers. 

Where to stay in Ocean City

Ocean City featuring outdoor eating, cafe lifestyle and street scenes

North End

4.5/5Wonderful!(267 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in North End, Ocean City Boardwalk and Ocean City Beach are top sights worth seeing.

North End

Top Hotels in Ocean City

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Ocean Front Motel
Ocean Front Motel
2 out of 5
1417 Ocean Ave., Ocean City, NJ
The price is $80 per night

Nestled on the beach, this North End motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Congo Falls Adventure Golf and Ocean City Boardwalk. Ocean City Beach is 1.9 mi (3 km) ...

4/5Very Good! (512 reviews)

"This hotel was on the boardwalk which was a major plus. Easy access to the beach and business on the boardwalk. The description of my room said I had a partial ocean view and that wasn't true. That part was a little misleading. The room was very clean which was a bonus considering the pandemic that ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Ocean Front Motel
Harris House By the Beach
Harris House By the Beach
2 out of 5
1201 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ
The price is $144 per night

Offering direct access to the beach, this North End motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Congo Falls Adventure Golf and Ocean City Boardwalk. Ocean City Beach is 1.8 ...

4.3/5Excellent! (361 reviews)

"Very clean, great location, very helpful staff. Went out of their way to make it a great stay"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Harris House By the Beach
Ocean 7
Ocean 7
2.5 out of 5
870 E 7th St, Ocean City, NJ

Located in North End, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Boardwalk Adventures Water Park and Ocean City Boardwalk. Ocean City Beach is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (100 reviews)

"Very clean, spacious rooms. Staff is extremely helpful and nice. Great stay for a family!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Ocean 7

Popular places to visit in Ocean City

Ocean City Boardwalk
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Ocean City Boardwalk

4/5(3,155 reviews)

When you visit Ocean City Boardwalk, a popular shopping spot in Ocean City, you can enjoy some retail therapy. Wander the seaside or discover the area's sunrises.

Ocean City Beach
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Ocean City Beach

4/5(1,072 reviews)

Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Ocean City Beach, a popular beach in Ocean City. While you're in the area, stroll along the seaside.

Playland's Castaway Cove
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Playland's Castaway Cove

Enjoy the thrill rides with your kiddos at Playland's Castaway Cove as part of your trip to Ocean City. Stroll along the seaside or experience the great live music in this family-friendly area.

Wonderland Pier
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Wonderland Pier

4.5/5(9 reviews)

This traditional amusement park is home to one of the tallest Ferris wheels on the east coast and a range of other family-friendly rides and attractions.

Snicklefritz Reef
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Snicklefritz Reef

If a restful vacation is part of your travel plans, Snicklefritz Reef might be the perfect place to seek out during your trip to Ocean City. Stroll along the seaside or discover the area's sunsets.

Borgata Casino
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Borgata Casino

4.5/5(965 reviews)

Why not roll the dice by visiting Borgata Casino where you can enjoy the games and entertainment of this top casino in Atlantic City? Discover the top-notch restaurants and great live music in this walkable area.

Top things to do in Ocean City

City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of New Jersey
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City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of New Jersey

$10
Per adult
Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of New Jersey
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Survival Challenge by Zombie Scavengers of New Jersey

$20
Per adult
Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of New Jersey
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Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of New Jersey

$10
Per adult
Atlantic City Scavenger Hunt: Roll The Dice In America's Playground
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Atlantic City Scavenger Hunt: Roll The Dice In America's Playground

$20
Per adult
Atlantic City Scavenger Hunt: All Bets Are Off: Atlantic City Bar Crawl
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Atlantic City Scavenger Hunt: All Bets Are Off: Atlantic City Bar Crawl

$20
Per adult
Private Transfer: Atlantic City to JFK or Laguardia Airports
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Private Transfer: Atlantic City to JFK or Laguardia Airports

$665
Per adult

Reviews of Ocean City

4.6

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
161
5 - Excellent 69.09871244635193%
4 - Good
58
4 - Good 24.892703862660944%
3 - Okay
11
3 - Okay 4.721030042918455%
2 - Disappointing
1
2 - Disappointing 0.4291845493562232%
1 - Terrible
2
1 - Terrible 0.8583690987124464%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 1, 2020

They should put cuatomer who have children on the 1st floor and allow adults not traveling with children to be on the 2nd floor and up. Also, we stayed on room 106, it wss too close to the common sitting area for the smokers and the all nighters.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Mar 2, 2020

It was nice to visit but I will probably never go back.

5/5 - Excellent

John

Jan 20, 2020

Nice place

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Dec 6, 2019

I call it my second home since as a youngster and later as a college student I spent my summers here. I have returned at least twice a year into my senior years.. The city is kept clean and is policed effectively. It has a fine boardwalk and the oc

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Nov 3, 2019

It is a very relaxing and enjoyable every time!!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Oct 15, 2019

Great family vacation destination!

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