Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of West Ocean City

The ocean views and wildlife create a pretty picture of West Ocean City. This walkable city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and bird watching. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around West Ocean City

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes West Ocean City a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Baja Amusements (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Grand Prix Amusements (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Ocean Bowl Skate Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Ocean City Boardwalk (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Trimper's Rides (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Jolly Roger at the Pier (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in West Ocean City

Travellers enjoy West Ocean City for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in West Ocean City. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sunset Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Inlet Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Ocean City Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Assawoman Bay (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Northside Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Maryland Beach (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around West Ocean City

The nearest airport is in Ocean City, MD (OCE-Ocean City Municipal), located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Salisbury, MD (SBY-Salisbury - Ocean City Wicomico Regional), which is 22 mi (35.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Ocean City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,724 holiday lettings around West Ocean City. From 2,620 flats & apartments to 483 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Ocean City?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Ocean City:

  • Sunset Island: 175 holiday homes
  • Ocean Air Park: 59 holiday homes
  • South Bethany Harbor: 81 holiday homes
  • The Commons: 101 holiday homes
  • Sun Ridge: 91 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to West Ocean City? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in West Ocean City. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ocean City Harbor: 5,328 holiday lettings
  • Tanger Outlet Center: 5,367 holiday lettings
  • Wheels of Yesterday: 5,371 holiday lettings
  • Baja Amusements: 5,379 holiday lettings
  • Grand Prix Amusements: 5,385 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Ocean City listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in West Ocean City?

Yes, of course. offers 2,620 Flats in West Ocean City. Our other popular types of West Ocean City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 483 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 522 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Ocean City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,205 holiday homes with pool available in West Ocean City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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