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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 3 July 2014

I have stayed here for years and we have loved it! I usually go twice a year. It is a wonderful family place. Last year I went in June and loved it intil I changed rooms and left my charger I talked to house keeping and they at first did not admit they had it at first. Then they called...

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

I had the opportunity to speak with this guest and received great constructive feedback. We are so pleased that we will have the opportunity to hit our marks with this family when they return in August. I believe that we have a cracker jack staff but we are not perfect and we can use these moments as teachable ones for...

Mentor, Ohio
Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

I came to Francis Scott Key a bunch of Times for family vacations when I was a kid. I haven't been here in 14 years. In that time, they changed and added a whole bunch of stuff to make it very family friendly. I was really impressed and glad that I was able to go back there. I love how...

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

I love when when guests from our past come and visit with us.... We have added so many things in the last 10 years with more to come in the future. We hope that it doesn't take 14 years to visit us again! Welcome Back! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

On our way to ocean city we came across this hotel. We have small children ranging from 2-7. This hotel is definitely great for children. There are so many free amenities that are included that you can enjoy by wearing your wristband. They have indoor and outdoor pools, volleyball, miniature golf, and even movie nights. I could say the ONLY...

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

Thank your for your honest comments. We do have a quiet hours policy but it does happen that noise can continue past 11pm. We do have security and we understand how important a good nights sleep is for our guests. Please contact the front desk when with us or anywhere you travel as we will do our best to rectify...

Reviewed 29 June 2014

We just stayed at FSK for our second time and my kids have decided that they want to come back here every year. This is an excellent hotel for families. There is so much to do. Even if the weather is bad, there is an indoor pool. My son loves the free movie rentals as well as the family movies...

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

Thank you so much for your review. We think we have a unique property and we are so lucky to have so many loyal FSK family members. We hope that we see your family every year and we become a family tradition! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

Long Island, NY
Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

1. Kids have a blast in pirate ship spray park 2. Indoor heated pool with slides and adjoining arcade so Vacay is weather proof 3. Starbucks is right next door to keep parents awake. 4. Kitchenette rooms save u money 5. Main pool covers all ages. Toddler pool kept kids busy. And there is a bar to keep parents happy!...

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

Wow! Ten (thousand) thank you's for the awesome review. It is when we read comments like yours that we know we are heading in the right direction! Looking forward to adding to the list with our new shipwreck cove for 2015! Thank you Annemarie Dickerson Owner

Charles Town, West Virginia
Reviewed 28 June 2014

My family and I just stayed at the fsk resort for the first time. It was great! I have two older children and two younger, there was something for everyone to do. We enjoyed everything from the pirate ship to the indoor pool.Even when we did leave the resort a shuttle was there to drive us to the beach and...

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

I am so proud the FSK earned bragging rights! We do have an incredible staff and we realize that getting time away to enjoy family is a precious and sometimes rare thing so every moment is a memory. Can't wait to see your family back soon! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

Bel Air, Maryland
Reviewed 27 June 2014

We have stayed at FSK for many years. The rooms aren't fancy but they are clean and roomy for a family of 5 with the sofa bed. My kids love the indoor pool and the Pirate Sprayground. With the indoor pool my kids are guaranteed to have fun regardless of the weather. We love the free shuttle to the boardwalk,...

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

We are so blessed to have amazing guests that consider the FSK their home away from home. It is great to walk around our property and see so many familiar faces. Thank you for your kind words! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner

Royersford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Just stayed at FSK this past week and had a blast. The rooms are nothing fancy, but nice and clean. The shuttle service to the beach was great. Never a wait for the shuttle. They have two or three that just goes back and forth all day long starting at 9 am. The indoor pool and the pirate splashground were...

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

Thank you for writing such a nice review. We are very excited about replacing our existing outdoor pool and mini golf with our new shipwreck cove for 2015. We will also be working on our exterior and interior guest rooms/ building this winter. We are dedicated to making the FSK the best value for families and a great memory maker!...

Delaware
Reviewed 23 June 2014

I had such a nice time. We usually stay right on the beach, but I'm glad we chose to stay here. The indoor pool was the highlight. The rooms are not fancy, a little outdated, but very clean. The beds were so comfortable. Most importantly, the staff(the front desk, housekeeping,the route 50 diner) were wonderful. I told my mom about...

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

We love that you loved it here! We do offer a little something for everything so I am so pleased you were able to enjoy so many of our amenties. If you have any difficulty finding dates in July please don't hesitate to call...I will do my best to make it work! See you soon! Annemarie Dickerson Owner

Reviewed 20 June 2014

I think it was a great resort for a family! I love the fact that the resort is like 1 minute away from the board and the fact that they had a pool, one for the bigger kids, one for the babies also, and an indoor (my favorite)! I also love that they're was a hot tub which felt very...

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

Thank you for your awesome review. When reading I checked all areas of the website and could not find anything about a swim up bar. I would ask this guest to contact me as we would not want anything listed that we do not actually have. We are focused on our families and are dedicated to give them a wonderful...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about Francis Scott Key Family Resort

Address: 12806 Ocean Gtwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-9546
Region: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: RM480 - RM1,053 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Francis Scott Key Family Resort 3*
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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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Ocean City
#2 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#9 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
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“I always go with the kitchen room bigger and you can save on money”
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“We stayed in the main building - second floor. It was very quiet.”
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“we like the cabin rooms because you feel like you have your own personal parking spot right outside your door”
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“The Delaware building has bottom rooms with back doors that walk right out to the splash pad. Great for kids!”
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“look to see what pool you want to be closest to for accessibility”
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