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Francis Scott Key Family Resort

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12806 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Miamisburg, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our third visit to Francis Scott Key during the off-season. It's by no means a Marriott resort but the staff is friendly and helpful. This is an older resort so some of the spaces look a little tired, but FSK does renovate parts of the resort every year. The renovation on the outdoor pool is nearing completion and... More 

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Francis Scott Key Family Resort offers families of all incomes to have a beach get away. There are several pools for all ages to swim and play. Mini golf, family movies, the diner, food and drinks are plentiful. The Outlet is the across the street along with Applebees and other restaurants. Also the shuttle bus service is a great addition... More 

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Burlington, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here for a long weekend winter get away. The indoor pool was perfect for our smaller kids(6,4,6mo). Pool area was very clean and well maintained, pool had a food and drink concession stand with pizza and adult beverages, just to name a few. We had a spacious room. Nice facility and would consider coming back during the peak season.

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Rock Hall, Maryland, US
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Okay, it's hard for me to really believe a place like this exists in our area and on our budget. I'm almost giddy and at times emotional over my gratitude at finding them! The resort is great-- rooms are clean and spacious, seem updated, spotless bathrooms. Our building was laid out that the sink was separate from the bathroom which... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 8 year old after Christmas to take advantage of the awesome indoor pool which was the best part of the resort (at least during the winter). Our standard room was very cozy except the walls were extremely thin & the water smelled of boiled eggs (yikes). Friendly staff. They offer free movies in a community room nightly. Ready... More 

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fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I agree the indoor pool is the highlight of what we offer in the off season. We have been working to try and theme our weekends to give our families a little extra fun! We look forward to seeing you all back here in the summer! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

Elkridge, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visitors, we stayed in a room with a fully equipped kitchen. Two beds with memory firm mattresses. Lots for the children ages 8 and 16 years old to do. Movies in the family lounge, free popcorn, the seats were so comfortable the children wanted to stay there and sleep. Indoor pool, hot tub, waterslide, dumping buckets, floating alligator... More 

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fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you! We are blessed with a great staff and we really do strive to give our families a great memory making experience! We hope that your family will now be one of our return guests that think of us as their home away from home! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVE Francis Scott Key Resort!! We discovered it a few years ago and now we visit twice a year with our kids - once during off season and once in the summer. The pools are great, there are plenty of activities/crafts for the kids, and the staff are great! I also love the tempurpedic beds - they are a... More 

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fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

We are very aware how expensive a family getaway can be so we try and offer a lot of amenities here at the Francis Scott Key. We are always brainstorming for theme weekends in the off season to adding mermaids in the summer as those added touches that can mean a lot! We look forward to your next visit! Sincerely... More 

Georgetown, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took my 3 1/2 year old and 8 month old away for a vacation. Rooms were clean, staff was super nice, and the indoor pool was perfect for them. Some older kids were in the pool but never got out of hand, and the life guards were attentive to the kids and interacted well with them. The weekend we... More 

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fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you! Frozen was a big hit and we will have Olaf visiting us again the last weekend of February. It really makes our day to see the smiles of kids enjoying their stay and their parents making great memories with them... Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

Marysville, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

We have been staying at this resort for years since our children were small. Clean rooms, wonderful pool and nice staff. If you want to stay just outside Ocean City, this is the place. In the summer they have a bus that takes you to the boardwalk and picks you back up, never have to drive and park. They are... More 

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fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you! We are so lucky to have so many guests that have really become a part of the Francis Scott Key Family! We are in the process of updating our web and booking engine to make the reservation process even easier! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

I took two of my kids there over Christmas break for 3 days and they can't wait to go back. They loved the indoor pool and can't wait until summer when the outdoor stuff is open. We really felt welcome by the staff and the nightly movie in the lobby with free popcorn was a huge hit.

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fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

It is awesome to see so many families unwinding after a day of swimming with a movie! It is a great way for kids and adults of all ages to enjoy each other and a family friendly movie! Thank you for taking the time to write! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

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