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Francis Scott Key Family Resort

12806 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Ranked #7 of 107 hotels in Ocean City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Upper Marlboro, Maryland
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great hotel for a family, the hotel is very close to the beach and the activities within the hotel are more than enough for children. I gave 4 stars because the rooms are not very updated, our microwave smelled like syrup and it just overall didn't look the cleanest, the dim lights didn't help. I would go... More

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Waldorf
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family has been coming to FSK for over 12 years now and we still love coming back. We now bring the grand kids! There is so much to do, indoor-outdoor pools, volley-ball, basketball, corn-hole, mini golf. The grandkids love the pirate ship sprayground.We love the free shuttle to the boardwalk. Nearby shops, restaurants. Can't wait til the outdoor pool... More

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Sunbury, Pennsylvania
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family stayed at FSK recently and had a great time. My daughter stayed there before and has a 3 yr old who just had a blast at the Pirate water park and both the pools! Breakfast at the on site restaurant was ok nothing to rave about. Our room had a full kitchen and microwave which worked out well... More

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Campbell Hall, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked this on line and you never know what you truly get. But enjoyed this place very much. We had a room with 2 double beds and a sofa chair with a kitchen. The room and bathroom is a little old but very clean. The people were so friendly and helpful. The indoor pool was great and the outdoor pool... More

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to write. The bathrooms are on our list for updates in the off season. We are planning to do 1-2 buildings this winter and then the same until complete. The boardwalk shuttle is a great and convenient way to hit the beach and boards. Glad you found us! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More

Westminster, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our 5th vacation at FSK. We have stayed as a couple and with grandkids before. This time was with our 2 grandsons. We stayed in a kitchenette room and I recommend it. Its nice to save some money by cooking. The splashpark was a huge hit as is the indoor pool. The shuttle to the beach was awesome,... More

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

One of my favorite things is seeing the faces of our yearly guests after an addition or renovation. We have added almost all our amenites in the last 10 years and we have plans for more. It is because of our awesome return guests that we able to do this... so thank you! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More

Manassas, Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just spent 3 nights at this family friendly resort. My kids loved the amenities. Indoor and outdoor pool were great. Spray grounds was fun for the little one. We all played putt-putt (tho the course could use some upkeep). The shuttle to the boardwalk was always waiting for us. Ocean City itself was fun and clean and we'd go... More

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

Thank you for your honest comments. I agree the standard Ranch Style rooms are tight for a family of five. The end units in the Ranch style are much bigger with a sleep sofa. We also have rooms that accomodate 5/6 with kitchens. We are always in update / renovate mode and though we are not a five star hotel... More

Finksburg, Maryland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to FSK for many years, bringing our kids and now grandkids. It is so family friendly, so much to do, everyone so nice and helpful. Absolutely no complaints. The price is great and the shuttle is the perfect way to get to the beach easily (no traffic and parking!). We highly recommend it.

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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 families that have made the FSK a tradition. We realize that we are blessed! The shuttle is one of our guests favorite amenties. Look forward to a 2015 visit! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More

State Line, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing weekend! FSK Family Resort is fantastic. The best indoor pool I have ever seen and it was open 10AM-10PM. My 6-year-old daughter loved the Sprayground. Lifeguard John was fun as he interacted with the kids; he definitely wanted everyone to have a good time. We stayed in New York building with a full kitchen, which was great... More

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

Thank you for your great review. We are beginning to renovate the outdoor pool and mini golf ..the new pool will be called ShipWreck Cove. It is true our mini golf is in need of repair but as we are demolishing on September 15th we did just basic repairs. We are so excited for the new mini golf and pool.... More

Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time. We enjoyed the indoor and out door pools as well as the spray ship. The rooms were comfortable and clean. The basketball court, volley ball and miniature golf was something all could enjoy. Loved the shuttle. Shopping across the street had your needs.

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

With back to school happening way to fast the Outlets across the street are a big hit! It is always sad to see a summer come to a close but we have had such a great season with our guests. The Fall and Winter are a different but also great time to visit. Hope to see you all again soon!... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great family spot. My girls had a great time in the indoor and outdoor pool. I really liked the family lounge for movie nights. They provided complimentary popcorn and the chairs were so comfortable. And last but certainly not least, once the children were down for the night, I got to enjoy a yummy night cap by... More

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

Thank you so much for your comments and suggestions. The microwave is on our list of winter projects. All of the rooms with kitchens have the microwave but having them in our standard rooms is a big request. Our families love the movie night and our parents love the wind down drinks at the bar. Thank you for choosing the... More

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Address: 12806 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD 21842
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Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Ocean City #2 Family Hotel in Ocean City #10 Best Value Hotel in Ocean City #15 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
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Year-round family resort offering affordable rates and packages surrounded by many free amenities creating a unique, fun, memorable vacation trip and experience. ... more   less 
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