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Francis Scott Key Family Resort

12806 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD 21842
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bought this deal on Groupon! It was one of the BEST places we have ever stayed... Of course there is good and bacon every place. The bad first- there was a mix up with the paperwork on the two rooms that I booked, however QUICKLY resolved. Becky at the front desk was great. Only other bad thing is that the... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just stayed there last weekend the room was clean and the indoor pool was awesome. Housekeeping was very accommodating and nice to boot. We did the express check in so we basically breezed through the front lobby. I will definitely be staying again. The beds were memory foam and comfortable.

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

Thank you so much for writing! The Tempurpedic beds are really awesome! We even have some guests stay here to try them out before purchasing them! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see your family again soon! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just took my daughter, as her Valentine's present, and we had a blast! The indoor pool facilities cater to everyone. Super clean rooms! Wonderful customer service! We received a call from the front desk, the evening we checked in, to make sure everything was to our liking. Impressive! We will definitely be going back.

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

We are so happy that you enjoyed your Valentine weekend with us! It has been a cold snowy winter so getting time to spend with family is important and we are so lucky you spent it at the FSK! See you all again soon! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

Maryland
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the FSK family resort the weekend of Easter 2014. Even though it was the middle of April, it was still cold outside but we enjoyed ourselves. My husband, our three children (ages 9, 5, and 2) plus myself (8 months pregnant with baby number 4) decided to do a quick getaway before the birth of the baby.... More 

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

Thank you for writing. I am so glad you took advantage of our family movie! We are always trying to add more value added events for our guests in the off season. Hopefully you all will be back for Easter 2015! We would to start a family tradition! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

New York, NY
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a long weekend here with our two kids (6 & 2) in feb 2015. We stayed in the Florida bldg, which was in super close proximity to the indoor pool. Our room was an efficiency with a small kitchen, and came with plenty of towels for our entire stay. A few noticeable items were not in our room--paper towels,... More 

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

Thank you for thinking of us for a winter escape. As noted we are building a new outdoor pool for the summer of 2015 called Shipwreck Cove. We have had a great response in February and hit our maximum occupancy these last two weekends during what I believe to be the maximum cold temperatures. Our chlorine levels have to meet... More 

Middletown, Delaware
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great idea for a winter getaway but there were items of concern during this trip... There was quite a bit of construction on the property so the scenery wasn't as nice as I'm sure it will be once construction is completed. The pool was nice but packed and the chemicals used to clean the pool housing 200+ kids were extremely... More 

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

Thank you for your honest comments and concerns. We have been blessed these past two weekends of occupying 160 guest rooms which is max we keep open in the off season of our 232 total rooms. We are building our new outdoor pool and the equipment has spilled over to impact parking in front of one of our buildings and... More 

Jacksonville, North Carolina
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start by saying my family, especially my daughter is/are the most important thing(s) in the world to me. I always want the best for them. Due to life and work situations I don't get much time with them. When I do, I can think of No better place to be in MD than Francis Scott Key Resort. We... More 

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

What an incredible review. Thank you for writing! We are blessed with an awesome staff and John is recognized often for his great customer service skills. We are dedicated to our families and appreciate your loyalty. We look forward to your next visit! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We traveled for my daughters birthday just to get away from home. We chose this location because of the indoor water park and we had to pull both of my kids away from it. They said it beat any birthday party tey have ever had, needless to say they were unhappy we were not coming back this weekend

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

Your review made my day! I love when we meet and even exceed our young guests expectations! Thank you for sharing your experience and choosing the FSK! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Great stay with 2 young children, 2 and half year old and 15 months. Indoor pool is awesome, playground and spray-ground our awesome. Mini-golf was below average but that was only because they were getting ready to renovate it for the ship wreck cove, which is still currently under construction. We stayed in a cottage 7, which was a little... More 

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

What a great review. Thank you so much for the kind words! I love the seeing our returning family's each year and how the kids are growing. We are excited for the new Shipwreck Cove and see our guests reaction! Looking forward to warm weather... Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

My family and I have gone to the Francis Scott Key many times between 2009 and 2013. We've gone there during the summer and around Thanksgiving. In the summer time they have tons of great stuff to do. There's an indoor pool, outdoor pool, pirate ship splash park, mini golf, playground, arcade and more. We especially like their indoor pool... More 

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

We are very aware of how lucky we are to have so many return guests! Thank you. We know you have choices and we are working hard so that the choice is the FSK!. We are busy working on our newest addition the Shipwreck cove which is replacing our old outdoor pool. We hope your family comes back soon! Sincerely... 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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Number of rooms: 232
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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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#2 Top resorts Hotel in Ocean City
#3 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#4 Best Value Hotel in Ocean City
#26 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City

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