Family Resorts in Ocean City, MD

Family Resorts in Ocean City, MD
Ocean City, Maryland, is known as one of the most popular East Coast destinations for families. In addition to enjoying the beautiful beaches, ocean, and the famous boardwalk, families enjoy playing miniature golf together, going on fishing trips, visiting arcades and amusement parks, shopping, dining out, and just spending quality family time together.

Carousel Resort

The oceanfront location is not the only reason families love to stay at the Carousel Resort.One of its main attractions is the world famous ice skating rink. Other activities families enjoy include the indoor heated and outdoor pools, fitness center, sauna, tennis court, arcade, and pool tables. Visitors of all ages will enjoy the four eateries located within the resort, including an ice cream shop. Rates range from $79 to $99 per night in season for a basic room.

118th Street on the Ocean
11700 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842
(410) 524-1000

Francis Scott Key Family Resort

The Francis Scott Key Family Resort offers many unique amenities for families, including a Caribbean Key indoor pool that is kept at 84 degrees F and sunny all year round. Families also will enjoy the outdoor pool, kiddie pool, hot tubs, playground, Pirate Sprayground, arcade, foosball and ping pong tables, close proximity to shopping outlets, and free boat ramp nearby. Rates run from $80 to $125 per night per family, depending upon size of room required.

Route 50
Ocean City, MD 21842
(410) 213-0088

Grand Hotel

Located right on the famous Ocean City Boardwalk is the Grand Hotel, one of the town's finest family resorts. While the beach is just out the door, within the hotel families can enjoy the variety of shops, salons, eateries, indoor and outdoor pools, arcade, fitness center, and sauna. Kids will particularly like the pizzeria and ice cream parlor on site. Rooms run about $150 per night in season.

2100 Baltimore Ave
Ocean City, MD 21842
(800) 447-6779

Article Written By Susan Maphis

Susan Maphis has been a freelance writer for more than 20 years. She specializes in travel, parenting and education, among other subjects. Her work has been published on various sites, including,,,, and Maphis holds a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from West Chester University.

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