Where to stay around Ocean City?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,394 holiday lettings near Ocean City. From 531 Houses to 108 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ocean City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to 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 Ocean City:

  • Gold Coast: 207 holiday homes
  • Gardens: 181 holiday homes
  • Riviera: 421 holiday homes
  • Merion Park: 105 holiday homes
  • Cape May Court House: 111 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 Ocean City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ocean City. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Discovery Seashell Museum: 1,924 holiday lettings
  • Wonderland Pier: 1,905 holiday lettings
  • Congo Falls Adventure Golf: 1,916 holiday lettings
  • Haunted Golf: 1,909 holiday lettings
  • Carey Stadium: 1,896 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ocean City listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Ocean City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 531 Houses in Ocean City. Our other popular types of Ocean City holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 108 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I rent beach rentals in Ocean City?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 401 beach rentals in Ocean City. You have also many other possibilities in Ocean City area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 190 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 186 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 129 holiday homes with pool available in Ocean City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Ocean City, USA your home away from home

    Anyone looking for a lovely holiday destination on the northeast coast of the United States may like to stay at Ocean City. Situated in the state of New Jersey, there are many fun and interesting things to do and see in Ocean City. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments, condos and B&Bs.

    Things to do on holiday to Ocean City, USA

    Ocean City has long stretches of sandy beaches where holidaymakers can soak up the warm summer sun. The watersports offered at Ocean City include swimming, fishing, surfing, stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, jet skiing, kite boarding and windsurfing. Visitors can hike along some scenic coastal trails here and there are plenty of places to explore by cycling. Golfers may like to try out the 12-hole Ocean City Municipal Golf Course, or try a leisurely game of miniature golf. There are also several public tennis courts at the resort as well as a go-karting track. Numerous restaurants and bars are located here especially along the Boardwalk. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food, drinks and other provisions from many stores and local markets in Ocean City.

    Places to visit on holiday to Ocean City, USA

    Holidaymakers staying at Ocean City will be able to find numerous places of interest including the boardwalk where there are many shops, markets and restaurants as well as an amusement park. Just 10 minutes away is Margate City where holidaymakers can visit one of the more unusual attractions, namely the 65 foot tall wooden Elephant called Lucy. Atlantic City is another good place to visit and is only 25 minute’s drive from Ocean City. Here tourists will find lots of fine buildings and structures including the tallest lighthouse in New Jersey. The city of Pennsylvania is an hour and 20 minutes away and features museums, galleries and beautiful parks. Two highlights in this fine city are the Rodin Museum and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

    Weather in Ocean City, USA

    The warmest month of the year is July with an average temperature of 73 degrees Fahrenheit, while the coldest month of the year is January with an average temperature of 31 degrees Fahrenheit. Rainfall is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. January has the highest precipitation with an average of 4.67 inches. July is the driest month with an average of just over 3 inches of rainfall.

    Travel to Ocean City, USA

    Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Pennsylvania is approximately one hour and 20 minute’s drive from Ocean City and has flights arriving from other major U.S cities as well as international airports. These overseas airports include Amsterdam (AMS), Brussels (BRU), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Manchester (MAN), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO), Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) and Zurich (ZRH) amongst others. Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and National are car hire firms located at the airport.

    Sightseeing in and around Ocean City

    Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Ocean City has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Steel Pier (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Playland's Castaway Cove (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Congo Falls Adventure Golf (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Haunted Golf (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Boardwalk Adventures Water Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Wonderland Pier (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)

    Seasonal weather in Ocean City

    If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Ocean City

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ocean City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Snicklefritz Reef (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Ocean City Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Corson's Inlet State Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Lakes Bay (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
    • Atlantic City Beach (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Altman Playground (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)