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    Francis Scott Key Family Resort

    12806 Ocean Gtwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-9546
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          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good30%
          • Average8%
          • Poor4%
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          Travellers talk about
          “pirate ship” (108 reviews)
          “mini golf” (119 reviews)
          “shuttle bus” (46 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Air Conditioning
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Family Rooms
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

          This place is fun for all ages! For younger kids they have mini waterslides built with a ship where kids can play on and aslo get a sno-cone! For the adults they have a outdoor pool with hot tub and bar! And for all ages...More

          Thank blaise r
          Response from fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family ResortResponded 4 August 2014

          Thank you for you kind words. We do try and have something for all our guests and we are super excited for the new pool replacing the outdoor one! We hope we see your family again soon! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

          Reviewed 31 July 2014

          Enjoyed our first visit to OCMD and the hotel was a great surprise. Tons of things to do for kids! Indoor pool was fabulous----kids loved the pirate motif! Water playground was amazing---kids could have played their all day but they wanted to use the great...More

          1  Thank Castorina12
          Response from fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family ResortResponded 4 August 2014

          We do try and have something for everyone! Our movies nights are very popular... We know you have choices when traveling and we thank you for choosing the Francis Scott Key! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

          Reviewed 31 July 2014

          This is our 4th year staying at FSK and we simply loved it ! We brought the children and grandchildren ages 2 - 15, and had 5 rooms total. There is plenty for the children to do, so they were never bored. The staff was...More

          Thank 888ABJ
          Response from fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family ResortResponded 4 August 2014

          We love when our guests hate to leave...it means we are doing our job! It is so gratifying watching our family reunions re-connect and enjoy each other. Life moves pretty fast so it is good to slow down and enjoy your vacation days! Sincerely Annemarie...More

          Reviewed 31 July 2014

          In my opinion this place is over all a 9.5 out of 10. The rooms are clean, the staff were very helpful and friendly, and the cost was not bad considering the amenities they offer with your admission price. The pools and pirate ship were...More

          Thank Tonybee28
          Response from fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family ResortResponded 4 August 2014

          Thank you for the awesome review. I have passed on to our Housekeeping Manager the concern of the slipperly shower. We appreciate your feedback and can't wait to see your family again here soon! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

          Reviewed 31 July 2014

          It is a perfect place for people traveling with children. The facilities are nice and I understand that next year they will be even better. Staff is family-like. I really have very little to say about this place that's not positive. This past weekend was...More

          Thank June1974
          Response from fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family ResortResponded 4 August 2014

          Thank you very much for writing... We are very blessed to have so many of our guests that think of the Francis Scott Key as their home away from home. We look forward to you next visit back! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 176 - US$ 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Ocean City
          • #2 Family Hotel in Ocean City
          • #5 Best Value Hotel in Ocean City
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 232
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Maryland >
          • Ocean City
          • Also Known As
          • Francis Scott Key Family Hotel Ocean City ,
          • Francis Scott Key Motel ,
          • Francis Scott Key Hotel Ocean City Md
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Lemonsand
          Is this hotel geared more towards toddlers/young children or would 9 year old girls enjoy it as well?
          3 May 2017|
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          Response from fskinoc | Property representative |
          We have children of all ages that enjoy the Francis Scott Key. We have mini golf, our indoor pool, and Shipwreck Cove pool, volleyball and basketball along with a stocked pond for fishing. The splash ground is the one... More
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          ladikop1
          We are traveling there in July with several other families for a Dance Competition at the Convention center. We were told were were staying at the Ohio building...what condition are those rooms in? Also I have read some recent reviews of people talking about bed bugs...is this a problem there
          22 January 2017|
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          Response from Tasha411 |
          July should be a great time to travel there. We did not stay in the Ohio rooms. We stayed in the Carolina rooms on the 1st floor. There is an indoor pool in the Ohio building. We visited in August 2016 and we had no... More
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          Jeff G
          are dogs allowed at your resort?
          6 October 2016|
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          Response from fskinoc | Property representative |
          Sorry we do not allow pets!
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          "Good family resort"
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          "The Florida building is the same building as the indoor pool. Great location for kids."
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          "Choose rooms towards the back of the property, they are larger"
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          "Rooms attached to the indoor pool area and arcade were very convenient. 4 person rooms with a kitchenette..."
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