Francis Scott Key Family Resort - Ocean City

12806 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD, United States, 21842show map
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Overview

Featuring a smoking area, a safe deposit box and a vending machine, Francis Scott Key Family Resort offers accommodation in the vicinity of Boardwalk. Founded in 1973, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2010. Francis Scott Key Family Resort comprises of 232 rooms.

It is set 2 km from the center of Ocean City and about 1300 meters away from Grand Prix Amusements. Frontier Town stands about 6 km from the venue.

Francis Scott Key Family Resort can be reached in a 45-minute drive from Wicomico Regional airport.

Rooms

The hotel features climate control, pay TV and a microwave along with coffee and tea making facilities, a fridge and a toaster in each room. All its rooms offer hypo-allergenic pillows, a pillow-top mattress and foam pillows.

Eat & Drink

There are various dining options such as Breakfast Cafe and Route 50 Diner within about 200 meters away.

Services

24-hour front desk assistance, free shuttle service and 24-hour security are available at the hotel.

Relax

A seasonal outdoor pool, water slides and a picnic area are offered for the use of guests. Active activities feature mini golf and fisheries.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   232.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Babysitting
Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Air conditioning
Facilities for kids

Game room

Children's play area

Kids club

Children's menu

Cots

DVDs/ Videos for children

Board games

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre

Children

  • Cots
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu
  • Water slides
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa centre
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower
  • Washing machine
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Baja's AmusementsBaja's Amusements2000 ft
Tanger Outlets Ocean CityTanger Outlets Ocean City700 ft
Ocean City Tanger Outlet MallOcean City Tanger Outlet Mall700 ft
Grand Prix Family AmusementGrand Prix Family Amusement700 ft
Ocean City PaintballOcean City Paintball1700 ft
Wheels of YesterdayWheels of Yesterday2000 ft
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Outback SteakhouseOutback Steakhouse500 ft12741 Ocean Gtwy
Original Smith Island Cake CompanyOriginal Smith Island Cake Company500 ft12741 Ocean Gateway
Breakfast CafeBreakfast Cafe600 ft12736 Ocean Gtwy
Route 50 DinerRoute 50 Diner700 ft12806 Ocean Gateway
Mione's Pizza & ItalianMione's Pizza & Italian700 ft12741 Ocean Gtwy
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Classic CruisersClassic Cruisers5.0 mi
Marty's PlaylandMarty's Playland1.2 mi
BoardwalkBoardwalk1.4 mi
Ocean CasinoOcean Casino1.4 mi
Ocean City Town Skate ParkOcean City Town Skate Park1.0 mi
National Park SvcNational Park Svc6.6 mi
Occasionally YoursOccasionally Yours3.9 mi
Wor Wic Community CollegeWor Wic Community College4.9 mi
Eagles Landing Golf CourseEagles Landing Golf Course2.5 mi
Ocean City BoardwalkOcean City Boardwalk1.2 mi Ocean City, MD
Globe TheaterGlobe Theater6.1 mi12 Broad Street, Berlin
Northside ParkNorthside Park7.1 mi200 125th St Bayside
Fenwick Island State ParkFenwick Island State Park8.8 miRoute 1
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Getting around
Airports
Wicomico Regional (SBY)21.9 mi
Sussex County (GED)27.9 mi
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Reviews
7.8
FabulousBased on  13  reviews
  • 9.2
    Superb

    Clean room with refrigerator and stove. Convenient location to ocean/beach. Friendly staff. Nice mattresses (tempurpedic). No smoking room available. Worked out great for us since we had several family members staying in the resort at the same time.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    Serving alcohol at noon at the outdoor pool, which also has no lifeguard.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    As a grandparent I found the resort kid friendly for my 2 year old grandchild. He was able to enjoy the activities at the site. I enjoyed the fact that the resort had an indoor/ outdoor pool(2) with specific areas for children, a play area with play equipment, outdoor area with grills,a refrigerator in the room. I do wish they had a microwave also. In all I will go back to the resort in the future, as well as recommending it to friends and family.

    No microwave in the room.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Loved the amenities for families Loved the towel animals everyday loved the shuttle service

    Shower was nasty, rusty shower curtain bar, rusty and green shower drain, shower was all discolored. My friends bathrooms looked fine.

  • 9.4
    Exceptional

    Great location, excellent free shuttle bus service to the beach, clean room, comfortablle bed, nice extras like onsite pool, basketball, free video rental, restaraunt on-site, etc. Staff is friendly too. I highly recommend it. Way better than a beachside hotel.

    The only thing I did not like was the thin walls in the rooms. I could hear normal toe conversations from the room beside mine.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    Our kids loved the indoor pool! The Pirate ship unfotunately closed on Labor day, so we didn't get to use it, but I'm sure they would have loved that as well.

    The rooms could have been cleaner - there was mildew in the toilet and on the shower curtain. The resort also needs updating all around - the mini golf was pretty torn up and it just looks dated.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Our two kids (3.5 years and 1 year) absolutely loved the pirate ship fountain and the indoor pool. The location of the hotel was close enough to the beach to go there and back easily but was far from the noise of the boardwalk. Our room was spotless and was cleaned on a daily basis by the staff.

    Minor complaints, really. A detachable shower head would've made showering kids easier. The towels were changed on a daily basis, which was appreciated, but unnecessary.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Clean room with refrigerator and stove. Convenient location to ocean/beach. Friendly staff. Nice mattresses (tempurpedic). No smoking room available. Worked out great for us since we had several family members staying in the resort at the same time.

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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Wicomico Regional (SBY)21.9 mi
Sussex County (GED)27.9 mi
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