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Lankford Hotel

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04/02/2017 04/03/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed about 11 years ago and now we are going back this August! Loved the rocking chairs on the front porch and having coffee every morning with the sunrise over the ocean! Love the vintageness of the property and the location also! We stayed in the TERN and now we are staying in the WREN. Can't wait!

Thank Kris E
New Creek, West Virginia
Reviewed October 21, 2016

Located in downtown OC on the Boards. One of the few Older Hotels in Ocean City that haven't sold out to national chains and been demolished. I love the Lankford, have been going for years and find the quaint family style atmosphere very very refreshing. No sacrifice of modern necessities however as wifi is standard.

1Thank Charles B
Washington, Pennsylvania
Reviewed October 11, 2016

We have been staying here with family every year for 10+ years. The staff make you feel like family. The hotel and some of its buildings are located directly on the boardwalk. Many of the rooms have recently been updated. This place is a GREAT place for families with children. We can't say enough great things about this place. Don't...

1Thank DeeDee M
Hummels Wharf, Pennsylvania
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Just had another wonderful week at the Lankford Hotel in Ocean City Maryland with the family. We have been having family vacation at the Lankford for about 8 years and we will not stay at any other place. Mary and her staff are always very friendly and kind. We rent their Ground Floor South and Ground Floor North every September...

Thank Kathy Y
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Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been goin to Ocean City since the 1980s when we were in High School. We have always stayed on the Boardwalk. When the Place our whole family (25-30) stayed at all those years was tore down we all stayed at the Lankford in 2011...We stayed in the ground floor units with our own deck on...

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Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

You want a nice place with a ocean view right on the boardwalk? Then this is your place. Nicest place on the whole strip with a mom n pop feeling. Friendliest people we've come across so far and we come down from Ontario Canada. Definitely would stay here again in a heart beat. The cleaning also make the place spotless....

1Thank Johny C
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed September 15, 2016

The Langford Hotel is the oldest building on the boardwalk and has that early 1900s charm..It is owned and ran by the same family since it was built,. and are great people and terrific hosts !!! with that being said... the hotel is old and not modern at all, It does not have an elevator and the floors are saggy...

2Thank Rrronnie
North Port, Florida
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Mary and her staff consistently provide outstanding service and a wonderful vacation experience. Our room in the Lodge was clean, bright beach colors on the walls and the beds and pillows provided a restful sleep after a full day at the beach and boardwalk. Boardwalk ! The Lankford sits right on the boardwalk at 8th street and is the center...

1Thank Robert M
Reviewed August 26, 2016

The Lankford Hotel's claim to fame is that it is the oldest hotel in OC. It is on the boardwalk near 8th Street. We stayed in The Lodge, which is one of two other properties that fall under the Lankford umbrella. The Lodge is a separate structure, also very old, and located about 50 yards away, and one building back-...

Thank pav20902
Chantilly, Virginia
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel. The staff is exceptionally kind and accommodating. Good location on the boardwalk. The hotel is very clean and quiet. It has two oceanfront porches that have beautiful ocean views. I would highly recommend staying at the Lankford!

Thank AlyssaStilley
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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of old Ocean City, the Lankford Hotel is the perfect home away from home. Conveniently located on the boardwalk where we are close to shops, amusements, restaurants and just steps to the beach. We have hotel rooms as well as apartments that come with full kitchens. All of our units have refrigerators, air conditioning, cable tv, telephone and private bathroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lankford Hotel

Address: 807 N Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, MD 21843
Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: $71 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lankford Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Lankford Hotel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#6 Best Value Hotel in Ocean City
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
#25 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
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“There are no elevators in the buildings so be sure to ask for a ground level if needed!”
 of 5 bubbles 819deedeem, Oct 11, 2016 | Read review
“Book one of the rooms at the front of the hotel to watch the sun rise.”
 of 5 bubbles 18kathyy, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the Lankford proper. Second floor, Front”
 of 5 bubbles pav20902, Aug 26, 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the third floor (room numbers in the 200's) - quieter because it's higher up and there's a porch up there you can use!”
 of 5 bubbles julielynnsmith, Aug 20, 2016 | Read review
“If you want a picturesque view be sure to ask for a room at the front of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles BRANPLB, Aug 10, 2016 | Read review
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