Ocean City Weddings

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Ocean City Wedding Venues


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#1 Grand Hotel

21st St. on the Boardwalk
OC MD 1-800-447-6779

The boardwalk’s most spacious venue for Ocean City beach weddings.  Grand Ballroom holds 200 guests and The Terrace has water views. Superb location with ample parking.  Lobby has with rocking chairs, aromatic coffee shop and automatic doors overlooking the boards.  Ask for Amy

#2 Dunes Manor Hotel

28th St. on the Boardwalk
Ocean City (800) 523-2888

An elegant Victorian style hotel with a gorgeous verandah and rocking chairs overlooking the sea.  The Verrazano room and the Genesar ballroom are both available for Dunes Manor Weddings.  One of Ocean City’s best reception venues. Ask for Catering Director Stephanie Brough.

#3 Golden Sands Club

109th St. Ocean City
(410) 524-5505 Ext. 6

Newly renovated gem has a semi private beach for ceremonies and lively outdoor cocktail patio. Penthouse  weddings at the Golden Sands  feature panoramic views of the sea for 180 guests.  Includes exclusive Bridal Lounge for the wedding party.  Ask for  Iris.

#4 Carousel Hotel

118th St. on the Beach
OC MD (800) 641-0011

This north Ocean City landmark has multiple banquet rooms to accommodate receptions of any size. Impressive main lobby skating rink  is a unique feature of Carousel Hotel weddings.  Secluded south beach pirate ship is ideal for junior wedding party photos. Ask for Carrie Goff

#5 Holiday Inn Suites

17th St. on the Boardwalk
Ocean City 410-289-7263

Perfectly located hotel with beautiful pool and picturesque stairs to the beach. The Coral Reef restaurant is available for small receptions.   Ocean City Holiday Inn Suites Weddings are ideal for small ceremonies and elopements.  The crown jewel of  Ocean City’s three Holiday Inns.

#6 Hilton Oceanfront Suites

32nd Street on the Beach
Ocean City 410-289-6444

Attractive hotel with scenic pool bar and lovely stairs leading to the beach. 32 Palm restaurant is perfect for eloper and the oceanfront rooms are among OC’s best. Main lobby features excellent concierge service and a Starbucks. Sunset  Weddings at the Ocean City Hilton are quite romantic.

#7 Bethany Beach Ocean Suites

Hollywood St. on the Boardwalk
Bethany Beach   302-539-3200

Bethany Beach’s newest hotel with contemporary design, beautiful views & dedicated concierge.  Home to 99 Sea Level restaurant, this fabulous Marriott property is Bethany Beach’s most popular hotel.  A Bethany Beach Ocean Suites wedding & honeymoon is a top choice for Delaware Brides.

#8 Double Tree by Hilton

33rd Street on the Beach
OC MD (855) 610-TREE

Newly renovated and in an excellent location just a few blocks off the boardwalk. It’s home to the home to the Marlin Moon restaurant and features the largest wraparound suite of any of the  Ocean City Wedding Venues (Suite 506 is amazing and sleeps up to 20 guests!)

#9 Castle in the Sand

37th Street on the Beach
Ocean City 410-289-6846

OC’s most laid back & beachy wedding venue.  Vibrant tiki bar popular with local surfers and volleyball players. Festive patio with live music is ideal for spring & fall. receptions.  Castle in the Sand has a semi-private beach that can accommodate pets and booze on the beach.  Ask for Patricia

#10 Belmont Towers

Dorchester St. on the Boards
OC MD 410-723-1780

The best views in downtown Ocean City.  Majestic penthouse suite with fireplaces and balconies with sweeping panoramic views of the iconic OC pier and boardwalk attractions. Perfect spot for Ocean City Inlet weddings.

#11 Princess Royale

91st Street on the Beach
Ocean City 800-476-9253

The Princess Royale has the best indoor pool in Ocean City. Features a huge underground banquet facility for hundreds of guests, a grassy knoll for outdoor cocktail hours and an on site spa for the bridal party.  Princess Royale Weddings can accommodate  200 guests.

#12 Fager’s Island Hotels

56th Street on the Bay

The Edge & Lighthouse Hotels on 56th st.  are located across the walking bridge to Fager’s Island- perhaps the prettiest bayside stroll in OC.  The Edge has 12 uniquely themed bay front rooms and the Lighthouse is one of the most photographed venues at the beach.

#13 Boardwalk Plaza Hotel

Olive Avenue & the Boardwalk
Rehoboth DE 302-227-7169

The Boardwalk Plaza is the most popular wedding venue in Rehoboth Beach.  Beautiful Victorian architecture with sweeping views of the sea from the balconies and rooftop.  Victoria’s restaurant has delightful cuisine and the Banquet spaces can accommodate over 100 wedding guests.

#14 Hyatt Place

16th St. on the Boardwalk
Ocean City 410-213-5333

The Hyatt Place on 16th st. is one of the newest hotels in Ocean City.  Their attractive banquet area is of of the few oceanfront wedding venues in OC that allows outside catering.  It’s convenient boardwalk location is close to several nice restaurants.

#15 Gateway Grand

48th Street Oceanfront
OC MD 410-723-6290

Sophisticated highrise towering over the central OC beach.  A secure community with a mixture of residences and weekly condo rentals. Easy walk to nearby restaurants and only a 5 minute walk from Seacrets.

#16 Quality Inn Boardwalk

16th St. on the Boards
OC MD 410-289-4401

The Quality Inn Boardwalk has one of the best locations for Ocean City Weddings.  Home to Coastal Salt restaurant and a lively pool bar.  On the quieter end of the boards, Quality Inn Boardwalk Weddings are within walking distance of some of OC’s top attractions.

#17 Courtyard Marriott

15th St. OC Boardwalk

Home to the Captain’s Table restaurant and piano bar.  Has a nice banquet area that can accommodate around 100 guests and features an outdoor patio for hosting cocktail hour.  Back of  the restaurant can be sectioned off for Ocean City wedding receptions. Ask for Kerryann 

#18 Fontainebleau Resort

101st Street Oceanfront
OC MD (800) – 638-2100

Newly renovated Pet Friendly resort with brand new outdoor wedding venue and Hibiscus Garden opening this fall.  Multiple Banquet Rooms and  pools with lively deck bar and entertainment. Horizon’s Restaurant overlooks the sea.   Ask for Mary Callan

#19 Holiday Inn Oceanfront

67th Street  Beach
OC  410-524-1600

This summertime local hangout on 67th st. has the liveliest pool bar in town. Located within walking distance of Fager’s, Macky’s & Seacrets.  Spacious second floor wedding venue for large receptions plus Touch of Italy Restaurant on the first floor.

#20 Princess Bayside

48th Street on the Bay
OC MD (888) 622-9743

Has a semi private beach just steps from the hotel.  An excellent choice for brides who love Seacrets,  this may have the best sunsets of any wedding venue in Ocean City. Just a two minute walk from Seacrets. Princess Bayside weddings are usually best in spring & fall.

# 21 La Quinta Inn & Suites

32nd St. Ocean Block
OC MD 410-289-5762

Relatively new hotel with modern amenities and an excellent central location.  A five minute walk to either the beach or Jolly Roger Splash Mountain Waterpark.  Home to the Ocean 13 restaurant.  Sits behind the oceanfront Hilton so the rooms have very limited views.

#22 Quality Inn Oceanfront

54th Street on the Beach
Ocean City 410-524-7200

Fun & Vibrant  family friendly hotel in the heart of Ocean City.  Located within walking distance of Seacrets, Mackys & Fager’s Island – this mid town beach casual gem is home to the indoor Atrium Pool Bar and Koi pond.

#23 Commander Hotel & Suites

14th St. on the boards
OC (888) 289-6166

Ocean front location with excellent views.  A short walk from downtown, the Commander is conveniently located near a boardwalk bicycle rental.  Features an outdoor pool bar, sea view terrace and family friendly Grotto Pizza.

#24 Harrison Hall Hotel

14th St. on the boardwalk
OC MD 410-289-6222

Convenient boardwalk location is home to Davinci’s Italian restaurant and next to boardwalk bicycle rentals (fun weddding photo props!)  Gorgeous porch overlooking the beach, bordwalk and sea with a lively pool bar.

#25  The Pyramid

95th st. Oceanfront
OC 410-524-1400

Oceanview condos on Ocean City’s quiet northside located across the street from 94th street shopping center.  Secure high rise with spectacular views of the beach and bay.