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Ocean City Beach

Ocean City, MD 21842
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Nice beach but too commercial and noisy

Beaches are nice and clean but the town itself is too commercial and noisy... not a peaceful beach... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Besides the water being ice cold, the beach is very clean, many garbage cans to clean up after your... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Stephen S
Westchester County, New York
via mobile
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“clean sand” (32 reviews)
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Ocean City, MD 21842
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Reviewed yesterday

Beaches are nice and clean but the town itself is too commercial and noisy... not a peaceful beach town like OC New Jersey!

Thank SalBarreca
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Besides the water being ice cold, the beach is very clean, many garbage cans to clean up after your self, life guards on duty, and they maintain the beach all night long here, so it's perfect when you wake up to get some sun.

1  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great beach. Clean fun lots of activities. Best to go in July or August the water was really cold. Went there in June water was too cold.

Thank damaris m
Reviewed yesterday

You don't want to miss this it just beautiful. I loved everything about this. Restrooms super clean,beach was wonderful! plenty of places to shop and eat. There is no negative thing I can say about this place it was great!

Thank Pansey43
Reviewed 2 days ago

I love OC, the great thing about this beach is it's huge, plenty of places to spread out, the life guards are 2nd to NONE and you always have the boardwalk if you're bored. They've also added plenty of NICE bathrooms over the last couple...More

Thank 277bethp
Reviewed 2 days ago

We come every year and love it! There's a ton of things to do, and not just simply for little kids of families. There's plenty of nightlife and things to do for my older kids.

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This beach is deep and its wide and its clean and you just have a hard time getting a better beach in this area.

Thank jillianrene
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was not impressed with the beach at all. It was crowded, and dirty. It was like party central for all the younger adults.

Thank 913jenniferv
Reviewed 3 days ago

Liked that the beach was free and clean. But being there in June the water was still cold and my family was not too happy. If we return we will go later in the summer.

Thank Debbie4753
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love this beach & have been coming every year since I was a baby. I love how clean it is & how well taken care of it is. Such a nice beach to vacation.

Thank Jamie S
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Nearby Attractions
Ocean City Boardwalk
3,411 reviews
.89 km away
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.79 km away
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Julie B
First time family trip to Ocean City with a 12 and 10 year old, is it worth the extra price to stay at Holiday Inn &Suites on Atlantic vs. Holiday Inn Resorts on Coastal Hwy? Which beach is better? Do you really want to be on the Boardwalk?
10 June 2017|
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Response from thepattycakes2017 | Reviewed this property |
As far as the boardwalk that is what a person prefers. We do not like the boardwalk nor does our family (ranging in age from14 to 23) plus 45 and 47 years old. Too honky tonk for us. However, it is great for people... More
Bee M
Is this beach really clean i.e free of a lot of trash and cigarette butts the one thing I hate to thing about is my child building a sand castle full of cigarette butts in it
6 June 2017|
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Response from jem1253 | Reviewed this property |
One thing to help with cigarette butts is there is no smoking on the beach. In the beach is loaded with 55-gallon trash cans which Ocean City empties nightly. And they start at about midnight with huge beachcombers that... More
Bee M
Planning on going to ocean city next week June 11th will it be overly crowded
4 June 2017|
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Response from Anna J | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe it will be overly crowded. I recently visited and was very pleased to see a decreased attendance. You will love it.