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Spacious Renovated Ocean Block Townhouse on 78th Street~Just Steps to Beach

Bedrooms 3
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Townhome, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

NO SENIOR WEEK RENTALS. Under the age of 25 & Youth groups please do not inquire.

Enjoy this tastefully decorated 3 bedroom/2 bath/sleeps 10 two-story townhouse. You can relax at the house and still enjoy the sun, view, & sounds of the beach on one of the three decks.


2018 - Replaced washer/dryer.

2017 - Replaced stairway carpet, new mattress on master bedroom queen bed, replaced master bedroom quilts, replaced queen bedroom quilt.

2016 - New room darkening blinds in back 2 bedrooms, new dishwasher, 2 new adirondack chairs on 1st floor deck.

2015 - 1st & 2nd floor decks were replaced on front of building, 2 new chairs in living room, upgraded living room TV to a 50", replaced living room entertainment center, purchased blue ray DVD player for living room, upgraded master bedroom TV to a 32", replaced living room area rug, replaced quilt in bunk bed room,

2014 - replaced roof.

2013 - replaced full bed in bedroom 3 with a pyramid bunk (twin over full); installed a closet organizer in bedroom 3; replaced storage closet doors.

2012 - replaced rear slider; replaced queen bed in master bedroom; replaced queen bed in 2nd bedroom; installed closet organizer in 2nd bedroom; replaced bedspreads in master bedroom; replaced picnic table; replaced bar stools; replaced plumbing under house and added warm water to the outdoor shower

2011 - complete renovation of 2nd floor bath; painted 2nd floor hall; installed new window treatment in dining area; replaced all 2nd floor baseboards; replaced 2 blankets

2010 - complete kitchen renovation; ripped out carpets throughout and had downstairs hardwood floors refinished; renovated downstairs bathroom; replaced living room TV; replaced both front sliders; installed new window treatment in living room; re-decorated


Located ocean side on 78th street in midtown Ocean City, MD, Captain's Bridge #2 is just a few steps to the beach. No high rises and very little development on the bay side make 78th street very quiet and this beach is one of the least densely populated in Ocean City! It's a great spot for families with children and couples who want a truly restful vacation. Within walking distance to some great restaurants and a short drive to the grocery store. Bus service is terrific here.


Renovated in 2010, fully equipped kitchen with breakfast bar and stools features refrigerator, dishwasher, oven with smooth top range, built in microwave, and garbage disposal. The kitchen also provides all utensils, plates, cookware, baking dishes, coffee maker, toaster, and blender.


The spacious living room offers a queen sleeper/sofa along with several accent chairs, custom made window treatments, LCD flat screen TV, DVD/VCR Player, and ceiling fan. Walk outside to the front deck and view the ocean over the dunes or sit in a rocker and enjoy the sounds of the ocean.


The dining area comfortably seats 6 adults and provides plenty of storage for napkins, extra food, etc. in the side table and corner cabinet. Alternatively, walk outside to the rear deck and eat your meal at the picnic table that seats 10. Slider off dining room was replaced in 2012.


The spacious master bedroom features a queen bed (replaced in 2012) and a full sized bed, 2 side tables and lamps, full length dresser and mirror, TV, ceiling fan, iron and ironing board, and a nice sized closet. Enjoy views of the ocean while relaxing in bed or walk outside to a private balcony with fantastic views of the ocean and distant views of the Assawoman Bay. You can enjoy both the sunrise and sunset from this one balcony while relaxing to the sounds of the ocean from the double chaise or one of the wicker chairs.


This cozy bedroom features a queen bed (replaced in 2012), side table and lamp, and a nice sized closet with a closet organizer containing drawers (closet organizer new in 2012).


This cozy bedroom is decorated in a nautical theme and features a pyramid bunk bed (twin over full) (new in 2013), side table and lamp, and a nice sized closet with a closet organizer containing drawers (closet organizer new in 2013).


This very clean full bath provides a stand up shower. It was renovated in 2010 with a new sink/vanity, toilet, floor, and is warmly decorated in a sunrise yellow with white bead board.


Completely renovated in 2011 with new shower, sink, toilet, floor, walls, and fixtures.


2 private parking spaces in the rear provide stress free parking. Additional first-come-first-served private parking spaces are also available in the rear. Public parking is available on the street in front of the building.


Original pine hardwood floors throughout (with area rugs for comfort), tongue and groove pine beamed ceilings add character to this spacious town home. A warm private shower in the rear provides comfort when rinsing off after returning from the beach. From the shower, walk up several steps to the back deck and store your beach equipment in the outside storage area. You enter the house from there to return to the comfort of home.


We have a lot of pride in our property and want all of our guests to have a very comfortable stay. We strive for a very clean, up to date, well decorated property. Our housekeeper takes a lot of pride in her work. All of our guests have been extremely happy with the cleanliness upon arrival. We spend time before every rental season making improvements to our property so all items are in working order, up to date, and comfortable (See above for the list of improvements we have made.). We supply many starter amenities so you have less to pack and don't need to run to the grocery store right away. After every rental, we ask our guests for suggestions for improvements and make as many as possible during the next off season. We hope you will enjoy our property as much as we do!


Dishwashing Liquid; Dishwasher Pellets; Kitchen Sponge; Coffee Filters; Trash Bags; Liquid Soap For Each Bathroom; Cooking Spray; Salt and Pepper; Various Spices; Visitor’s Guide, Map, and Coupons

Check out our other property on 78th Street. VRBO listing # 474549. 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 3 story townhouse.

Keywords: Townhouse, Townhome, Great Ocean View, Bay View, Steps To Beach, 3 Decks, Condo, Condominium, Ocean Block, 78th Street, Midtown

More Details

Debbie and Karl Dagg
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

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Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2018

Why Debbie and Karl Dagg chose Ocean City

Our parents owned a condo in Ocean City. They took it off the rental market the summer of 2009; we were able spend some time there with our 3 kids. They were at an age when going to beach was finally manageable. We really enjoyed our trips and considered purchasing a unit of our own as theirs was being sold. It was just an 'dream' and one that we thought wouldn't happen for a long time. We ended up stumbling on this townhouse. It needed a lot work; it was in great condition, just very dated. We fell in love with the uniqueness of the unit with it's beautiful hardwood floors and beamed ceiling and the proximity to the beach couldn't be beat. With 3 young kids it was ideal. We ripped up the 30 year old carpets, renovated one of the bathrooms, and had the kitchen renovated. It is now a very comfortable and charming place to stay. We have done many additional renovations since that first year!

What makes this townhome unique

We make many trips to and from the beach during the day. It's no big deal because our unit is so close. When our kids nap we relax on the double chaise lounge off the master bedroom and listen to the ocean. We don't feel tied to the house; we are still enjoying the outdoors and the beach while relaxing on the deck. We love that the street is relatively quiet with no high rises and no development on the bay side.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just had to let you know how much we appreciate the pride you and Karl take in your O.C. home. Your kitchen is fully stocked with everything we could possibly need. Your decorating is extremely tasteful – I believe I mentioned how nice it was to have table top space to put our stuff. We didn’t have to re-arrange a thing to accommodate our family. I love the hardwood floors too. Carpeting does not hold up very well in beach homes I think. Hardwood floors look nicer and are easier to clean.

Also, we love the location and the parking availability – these things are very important to us. And we appreciated the amenities provided like paper products and soap. Nice not to have lug all of that stuff with us. Much easier to just replace the items we used.

We had a great week at your place and the weather was very good. Started out chilly but got increasingly warm as the week progressed. I know it’s a whole year away but I can’t wait to come back.
Jun 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in Ocean City in Worcester County

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • We do have a cancellation policy. Please see our Rental Agreement for our cancellation policy.
  • Occupancy of underage groups is not permitted. Violation of this covenant will be grounds for immediate eviction without refund.
  • Please read the our Rental Agreement for details on the above house rules and for several additional house rules.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (2) 1 in master bedroom and 1 in bedroom 2., Double Bed (1) 1 in master bedroom. Pyramid bunk bed (twin over full) in bedroom 3., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen sleep sofa in living room.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Spacious Renovated Ocean Block Townhouse on 78th Street~Just Steps to Beach
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 45 reviews

As Always the place is in perfect condition and very clean. Beautiful home we love it

  • 5 of 5

We always enjoy our stay here everything is in working order and just beautiful block from the beach you can’t beat it we are five years strong there now and will keep coming back as long as we can. Thanks for a great stay we love it here

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Port Deposit. MD

Had a great time; really enjoyed the place. Access to beach was the highlight.

  • 5 of 5

Loved the easy beach access. Was roomy and provided plenty of space for me and my family. Had all the amenities necessary to cook and relax. This year was very quiet, probably because there was only one other unit in use We had plenty of parking and having laundry facilities to use was great. Just meant we didn't need to pack a lot of clothes. Was comfortable and clean and I would recommend it highly.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review Anne! We are so glad the property works so well for you! We hope you are able to return again next summer! Debbie
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Spacious and clean

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at this location. It was very spacious, the kitchen had all the amenities that we needed. When we go to Ocean City again, I will definitely see if this property is available.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review, Pam! We would love to have you stay again the next time you are in Ocean City. Have a wonderful summer! Debbie
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Captain's Bridge

  • 5 of 5

Perfect vacation! Steps from the beach, and such a comfortable home. Delightfully decorated, with a well stocked kitchen. The owners were kind, and easy to work with. I can't wait to bring my grandchildren!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review, Melodie! We are so glad Captain's Bridge #2 worked so well for you!! Thank you so much for the great care you took of it! We would love to have you and your grandchildren stay!! Debbie
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The place was maticolous. Nicely updated and made me feel like I could live there.

  • 5 of 5

It was great being so close to the ocean where you could hear it going to sleep. I could easily live there. The communications with the owners was great. Would highly recommend renting this place anytime if the year. I will surely be back!! Thank you again!!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review, Boc! We really appreciate it! We are so glad you liked Captain's Bridge #2 so much, and its proximity to the beach. Thank you for the great care you took of our property. We look forward to having you return!
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Beautiful beach house steps from the beach

  • 5 of 5

This is a charming beach townhouse that is steps from the beach. It was very convenient being able to have our kids walk back and forth from the house to the beach on their own. We loved having 3 bedrooms, and having the bedrooms, and having two floor meant more privacy. The two decks on the front were lovely for sitting and talking. From the balcony upstairs, you can see the ocean. There is a shower and foot wash in the back which is very convenient when coming back from the beach. The kitchen was modern and well -stocked. Also, the owners were very responsive and friendly with all communications. We would definitely recommend this property to others seeking a beach vacation at OC!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your wonderful review, Stephanie! Karl and I are glad you all enjoyed our property as much as we do, and appreciate the care you took of it during your stay! Debbie & Karl
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday townhome in Ocean City, USA

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Peak Season 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
August 18-25, 2018
18 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
August 25-September 1, 2018
25 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Labor Day Week 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 8-15, 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 15 - 22, 2018
15 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 22-29
22 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late September
29 Sep 2018 - 3 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £380.7

Willing to break up into 3 payments if booking before the end of Jan and paying online.

Our SECURITY DEPOSIT is higher for 1st time renters to protect ourselves. We return it all unless there is a problem. Our house keeper calls us upon checkout to report the condition and assuming there aren't any problems (which we haven't had as of yet), we return the security deposit at that time.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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