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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

No complaints! Check in staff was friendly and through about my stay and their policies. The rooms are small but I didn't really mind. They had all the essentials I needed for my stay and made feel at home. This was my first time at a family run hotel and it was great. I work for a hotel and this...

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central city pa
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We come to Ocean City in June, July, and August every year for a few days and we always stay here. I wouldn't stay anywhere else. The beds are dreamy, the hotel is super clean, and the location can't be beat. The owners go out of their way to make sure your stay is pleasant and relaxing. It is so...

1Thank julia a
Reviewed 31 July 2016

My family has been staying at The Lankford for several generations. I grew up going there as a kid during family vacations to Ocean City. I always remembered it as being fairly old but reliable - nothing exactly special. After not visiting for there for almost ten years, I'm pleased to say that The Lankford has maintained its historic charm,...

2Thank Jason D
National Park, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We've been staying at the Lankford each summer since we saw it featured on "Hotel Impossible" in 2013. It's ideally located right on the boardwalk only steps away from the beach, eateries, shops and bars. The very affordable price includes a continental breakfast. Superior customer service with a friendly and helpful staff, quaint, clean, quiet and comfortable. We just left...

Thank estokes817
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Our first impression of our room was to giggle at the wood paneling and the 80s looking bedspreads. That aside, as we stayed the week we really enjoyed the people and the property at Lankford. It's the oldest hotel in OCMD and it's got some really unique and beautiful features attributing to that. It's got an amazing location - right...

1Thank CeeKay3
Churchville, New York, United States
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We have been going to the Lankford for over 40 years. We have always loved it because it is right on the boardwalk and beach. The Lankford was featured on the tv show Hotel Impossible a few years ago. The family that owns it were looking for guidance on how to update and upgrade the hotel so it could compete...

3Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is an amazing hotel. It is like visiting family. It is in an ideal location, a bit outdated but that is what gives it it's charm. The staff are amazing! I will definitely be a return patron! We stayed on the 3rd floor with a double bed (which is small for us). We spent most nights on the balcony...

1Thank Maureen E
Frederick, Maryland
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Pros: Staff, Location, free parking and shower room Cons: The curfew The staff was amazing! Very sweet and very accommodating. The location is incredible, you are right in the middle of the boardwalk, so theres are plenty of food options right outside your door, and as close to the beach as you can be. The rooms were very clean and...

Thank EmmaGrace1996
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The hotel is right on the boardwalk. Most rooms have views of the beach. The price was good for what we got. There is a lounge area, which is very clean, nicely decorated and family friendly. Complimentary breakfast consisting of bagels, bread, pastries, coffee, and tea was served daily in the lounge from 7-10 am. The staff was friendly. The...

Thank Samuel P
Spring Lake, Michigan
Reviewed 27 June 2016

If you're looking for a party atmosphere, keep looking. However, if you're looking for a nice, quiet place to call home for a few days, the Lankford may just be your place. We stayed in the "Wren" unit, where furnishings were simple but tasteful. Our unit was located toward the rear of the main building, but just a short 1...

1Thank Chad P

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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
Region: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: $94 - $230 (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 Best Value Hotel in Ocean City
#4 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
#25 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
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