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Charles Town, West Virginia
1 review
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... More 

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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 More 

Bel Air, Maryland
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 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,... More 

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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 More 

Royersford, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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... More 

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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!... More 

Delaware
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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... More 

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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 More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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... More 

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2 Thank A V
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... More 

Winchester, Virginia
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152 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Please note that this hotel is not on the ocean. They have a great shuttle service that will take you there during the season! This is the place for families and that is what you have to keep in mind when you stay here. The walls are thin and if you are staying on the first floor you will hear... More 

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2 Thank Susan S
fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest comments. We are not a luxury hotel that it true but we do provide Tempurpedic mattress for a great nights sleep and we are working on updating the look of our rooms in the next three off season months. We just updated the bedding in all rooms with kitchens and we are going to begin... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We just stayed at Francis Scott Key resort and were pleasantly surprised. The layout is great for families with a bunch of buildings and then a common area with pool, volley ball courts, etc... Great place for kids to congregate. My daughter used the shuttle service to the beach and found that to be great. Hotel staff was very nice.... More 

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2 Thank David H
fskinoc, Owner at Francis Scott Key Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Our guests love our shuttle service. Since we are less then one mile to the beach and boardwalk its an easy and convenient way to enjoy the beach and boardwalk. We are so pleased you enjoyed your first stay and hope its the beginning of many more! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

Maryland
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25 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014

I prefer to stay on the beach when we go to OC, but for the last two years we have stayed here for Beach Lax. It is closer to the tournament fields in Berlin. It is a great hotel! Yes, the rooms are dated, but they are extremely clean. The housekeeping staff is simply amazing! In fact, every staff member... More 

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

Thank you for your comments and suggestions. We usally have picnic tables at every building area but for beach lax weekend we section them together by the volleyball area and near the NY building so our teams can group together. We are replacing the outside pool with a new one for 2015 which we are very excited about. We are... More 

Richmond, Virginia
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22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Just spent one night but everyone treated me like a king. Staff was great, ate at the route 50 dinner food was the best. I’m planning on coming back when I can stay longer. Over all had a great stay, great web site and very easy to use.

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

Thank you for spending your short Ocean City stay with us. Even though it was a short stay we are pleased it was a pleasant one!> We will see you soon..hopefully for longer! Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

Forest City
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 June 2014

we had a great time from the moment we checked in. it smelled nice was clean and everyone was smiling.as our time went on we found more and more to do on the resort property. nothing interfered with our beach time or other functions we were there for.

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

Thank you for your kind words. I do believe we have something for everyone here at the FSK. The beach is just a shuttle away and with our pools and splashground some guests never leave. We know you have lots of choices when coming to Ocean City...thank you for choosing us! Sincerely Annemarie Dickerson Owner More 

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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 Gateway, Ocean City, MD 21842
Region: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: $112 - $318 (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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