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Ocean City Boardwalk

Ocean City, MD
+1 800-626-2326
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A Grand Stroll

Still a joy in the afternoon or evening as you stroll past colorful concessions, laughing children... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
James H
Arnold, Maryland

The sand at this beach is nice!!! No broken shells or cigarette butts. That is the good part... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Monica D
via mobile
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  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
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“people watching” (192 reviews)
“junk food” (39 reviews)
“lots of shops” (84 reviews)
Ocean City, MD
+1 800-626-2326
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Still a joy in the afternoon or evening as you stroll past colorful concessions, laughing children, and happy vacationers from all over. Early in the morning it is quiet and peaceful. It smells just right and it always feels like the shore.

Thank James H
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The sand at this beach is nice!!! No broken shells or cigarette butts. That is the good part. People on foot are outnumbered so bad!!! Too many bicycles on this boardwalk and tiny cars that are peddled playing loud music!!! If you want to go...More

Thank Monica D
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The beach remains the main attraction. The boardwalk is exactly the tourist trap you think it is. Enter with caution. Great place to buy a beach umbrella and avoid renting one for 20$ (basically the price of a new umbrella). Grab an ice-cream treat or...More

Thank Nadmar01
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Around 3 miles long with shuttle access but this boardwalk is worth the walk. There are loads of shops, places to eat, arcades, carnival rides and games, and beautiful scenery. While we visited there was a sand festival running, and we observed the most spectacular...More

Thank Regina A
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We just came back from our annual family vacation. We have two daughters ages 7&8. We love the boardwalk for this reason because our girls have such a blast! They played tons of games on the boardwalk and visted all of the arcades. There are...More

Thank tbirt1
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Being from Jersey we have many boardwalks...... it was interesting as far as boardwalks go. Crowed and noisey. Could have more rides.

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you're a Pokemon Go enthusiast like me, you'll catch tons of Pokemon on the OC Boardwalk, and you'll hit tons of Pokestops. They also have tons of great food, including fried cookie dough, fried Oreos, and every kind of ice cream you could want.

4  Thank teerudy
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Ocean City, MD's boardwalk is my favorite boardwalk. Clean and enjoyable to walk every evening we're in OC. Love the bike ride in the morning.

Thank dianamR3274TK
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I will be traveling a little more south for my beach experience. I can not believe the prices that are charged for the boardwalk. I have been to almost every beach going south and have never had such high pricing before. It cost an upwards...More

Thank Lori Jo K
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Typical boardwalk, clean and wide. Has transportation. For $3 to go up and down but defeats the purpose of it - which is to walk and explore. Young kids little unnerved of tshirts with disney stars with tattoos found in some shops. Had great sand...More

Thank David J
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Bee M
Can someone tell me their opinion of the best arcade?
6 June 2017|
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Response from ashley b | Reviewed this property |
the one by the inlet is the best. I'm not sure of the name
Bee M
Can some one tell me which is better trumpets or Jolly Roger I have a 7 5 and 2 year old and will be going next week
6 June 2017|
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Response from william c | Reviewed this property |
is better trumpets also go to see wild Pony at near Assateague Island National Seashore very nice camp Ground right on Beach.
Sonya M
What time does the boardwalk shut down for the night in July? and is it a good place to take someone who has never been to a beach before?
8 May 2017|
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Response from Maria P |
The boardwalk doesn't shut down but the shops close late night and bars remain open until early morning. Yes, it's a great clean, fun beach to take someone who has never been to a beach. Assateague island is close by and... More