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Castle in the Sand Hotel

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3701 Atlantic Avenue, 37th Street & Oceanfront, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Dudley.Pa.
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43 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i stayed early season, it was clean and a nice place to stay, friendly staff, good location and close to the wide part of the beach centrally located to travel to most locations in oc . is a little high on price but not much

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

I stayed here in the off season. The room was clean and spacious. The kitchen had everything I needed. It was close to the beach. I was glad that I was far away from the bar as it would have been noisy! The downside was, no wifi in my location. The walls are pretty thin so if I had had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

We really enjoyed our room (Rm 6) the service was great .It was right on the beach, and not far from the board walk. The only down fall was the WiFi was very slow, and kept kicking us off every few minutes. Also we have TMobile and we could not get service in the room at all. Also it would... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The Castle in the Sand is a great and affordable place to stay. I can't vouch for staying there in the summer, as I have only stayed there in the fall. They have a delicious and very affordable breakfast buffet. Coconuts, the bar, is great. The bartenders are very attentive and nice.

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Thank Bella1962
Albany, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Penthouse north rooms with balcony are always nice. Staff friendly. Rooms clean. We have stayed here since the 90s. We love this place to getaway. Outdoor pool is very nice. Coconuts bar is always fun. Nice selection of free videos to use.

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Brunswick, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here 24 years ago with family, and had a great time. Given that, we were excited to see how the old girl had held up. Result? Not so well. The hotel is best described as a tired, worn shell of what it used to be. An elevator that is painfully slow, walls in dire need of paint and... More 

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Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Castle in the Sand is right on the beach just north of the end of the boardwalk. Each year we go in the off season when the rates are great. Rooms are comfortable and there are free DVDs to borrow in the lobby. Great happy hour as well. Should have been a room with a balcony so we could enjoy... More 

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Enola, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Very clean hotel, friendly staff, great outside lounge with music most evenings, fantastic ocean front rooms, and ample parking. The only downside to this hotel is their wi-fi isn't all that great and no cable tv.

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Waterford, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

The room was nice and clean, good location. Easy access to the Coconuts bar and also the restaurant. Good beach access. Parking was a private lot which required a pass to enter, which I liked (I was there for a car show, and had my own show car, so parking is pretty high up on the priority list).

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Williamstown, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Located one sand dune from the beach this place is ideal. Staff is friendly and accommodating. Unfortunately, the furniture and rooms really need some upgrading. It was clean and comfortable but due to feeling old you just couldn't get that pristine feeling. Great weekend entertainment at the bar. Overall I'd stay if I was looking for an average comfy room.... More 

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