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For many decades, Ocean City has served as one of the top choices when it comes to family vacations and weekend getaways. For budget-conscious travelers, you might be on a quest to look for affordable rooms without sacrificing comfort, security and convenience.
Worry no more, for here are five affordable and budget-friendly boutique hotels in Ocean City.
Cayman Suites Hotel
With a total of 57 suites, Cayman Suites Hotel is only half a block away from the water. Each suite is spacious and fitted with modern amenities, with separate living rooms and bedrooms. Enjoy city or ocean views from the balconies.
A sleeping sofa is available for extra occupants. For families and bigger groups, connecting rooms are available. For a low price, guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi and parking and use the hotel’s pool and fitness center.
Looking for a motel that is also family-friendly? Serving Ocean City for the past 40 years, Flamingo Motel has earned its reputation for affordable and clean accommodations offering extensive facilities like indoor and outdoor pools as well as kitchenettes in selected rooms.
Perfect for families and groups, each room can house up to six people. If you want to cook your own food, select rooms and suites with kitchenettes. Flamingo Motel is only a block from the beach and close to Jolly Roger Amusement Park, Ocean City Convention Center and other spots from dining to shopping.
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Flagship Oceanfront Hotel
Not all oceanfront properties are costly; take Flagship Oceanfront Hotel as an example. This family-friendly hotel along the boardwalk offers a long list of amenities that give you more value for your money. Enjoy perks like a heated 24-hour indoor pool, outdoor pool, kiddie pool, and hot tub.
The hotel offers different types of accommodations to suit every guest’s preference. Most of its rooms have balconies and pullout beds, while some are equipped with a kitchen. Parents can request for high chairs and play pens.
Plim Plaza Hotel
Another budget-friendly beachfront hotel in Ocean City is Plim Plaza Hotel. It is hard to miss this property with its distinct porch. Guests not only have the beach a few steps away, but the hotel makes key attractions, shops, and restaurants highly accessible.
Each room carries the beach vibe and comes equipped with the latest in-room amenities. There are four dining restaurants, an Olympic-sized outdoor pool, and three Jacuzzis.
Coastal Palms Inn & Suites
One of the top family-friendly hotels in Ocean City is Coastal Palms Inn & Suites. Located a few steps away from the beach and a few minutes from major local attractions, this affordable hotel makes having fun easy.
The hotel has an outdoor pool and a restaurant, with some guest rooms offering kitchenettes. Guests can enjoy a lot of freebies, like free beach chairs. They offer a wide range of rooms, including affordable deluxe standard rooms, pet-friendly rooms, luxurious suites and the beach house (which can accommodate up to 8 people).
Ocean City is teeming with things to do and that’s one of the reasons why people keep on coming back and enjoy their much-deserve break.
This article is written for Hipmunk Boutique Hotels in the US Fall 2015 campaign. Check out my other hotel recommendations here: