Ocean City Travel Guide

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Soak up the Sun Along the Maryland shore with Vacation Rentals in Ocean City

Plan a Beach Vacation Your Family Will Love

Create the family friendly beach vacation you’ve always wanted with a trip to Ocean City, Maryland. Just south of the Delaware border stretching 10 miles to an inlet that connects the Isle of Wight Bay to the Atlantic Ocean, Ocean City is a seaside playground ready for those who love the water and everything that has to do with being on the beach. More recently, the city started hosting events in the colder months, so even if you don’t get to jump into the ocean, you’ll still have every reason to live life to the fullest in Ocean City.

Experience All the Best Things About Ocean City

Ocean City vacation rentals range from luxury condos, townhouses, homes, and penthouses, giving you the freedom to choose the best way to stay during your visit. Many of our locations surround the famous Ocean City Boardwalk, which makes it easy to walk to and from popular Ocean City attractions. If you prefer a more serene setting, there are several oceanfront rentals offering relaxing accommodations mere steps from the water.

Top Sights in Ocean City

Ocean City Boardwalk

To make your stroll along the Ocean City Boardwalk truly memorable, visit the city’s favorite food vendors. If you like taffy and homemade fudge, Dolle’s Popcorn, Candies and Salt Water Taffy should be your first stop. This candy dreamland first opened in 1906 and has been a boardwalk mainstay ever since. For a salty snack, take a walk towards Thrasher’s French Fries, the first Ocean City vendor to specialize in selling just one item—the delicious fried potato.

The Kite Loft

One of the most iconic Ocean City activities you could do with your family is fly a kite along the beach. The Kite Loft is a one-stop kite flyer’s dream destination where kites of every size, shape, and color are available for purchase. The store also hosts kiting events that draw flyers from all over the world to perform breathtaking kite stunts along the beaches of Ocean City.

Ocean Bowl Skate Park

Just because you’re at the beach to soak up some sun and water fun, that doesn’t mean your kids have to leave behind their favorite skateboards. If you’ve got the room, bring the boards and spend a few hours at the Ocean Bowl Skate Park. With 17,000 square feet of concrete bowls, dips, and ramps, your kids can brag to their friends back home that they got to dominate the first skate park to open on the East Coast.

Top Experiences in Ocean City

Attend the World’s Largest Billfish Tournament

As one of the biggest fishing destinations on the eastern seaboard, the White Marlin Open is one of the most popular and well-visited events in Ocean City. Every August, experienced fisherman come together to compete for over $5 million dollars in prize money with top winners walking away with over $1 million dollars. Winners show off their best angling skills to bring in prize worthy marlin, tuna, and shark.

Go Goofy on a Game of Mini Golf

Golf aficionados will appreciate Ocean City. In addition to 17 championship golf courses, the beach town is also the proud home of Old Pro Golf, a mini golf haven where you can put your putting skills to the test. Founded in 1965, the owners fell in love with the game of mini golf and built an additional four courses in the area, many visitors consider this fun family activity one of the best things to do in Ocean City.

Keep Having Fun in the Sun

To keep the bright days of summer going, Ocean City puts on the Sunfest every Labor Day Weekend. The four-day event is a nonstop party held between the beach and the boardwalk on the Inlet Parking Lot, the southernmost point of Ocean City. Admission is free to enjoy the best of Sunfest, including music, food, arts, crafts, and fun in the sun.