Destination guide

The tranquil city of North Ocean City awaits you

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in North Ocean City. This walkable and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and golfing. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around North Ocean City

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that North Ocean City has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lost Treasure Golf (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Golf Down Under (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Thunder Lagoon Waterpark (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • The Links at Lighthouse Sound (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Maui Golf (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Bayside Resort Golf Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in North Ocean City

Travelers love North Ocean City for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, North Ocean City is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Northside Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Maryland Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Assawoman Bay (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Ocean City Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Fenwick Island State Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Sunset Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around North Ocean City

The nearest airport is in Ocean City, MD (OCE-Ocean City Municipal), located 8.9 mi (14.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), which is 24.3 mi (39.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around North Ocean City?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 5,439 vacation rentals near North Ocean City. From 3,221 Condos/Apartments to 1,170 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near North Ocean City are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in North Ocean City?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in North Ocean City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Rehoboth Beach: 3,446 vacation rentals
  • Bethany Beach: 6,203 vacation rentals
  • Dewey Beach: 2,048 vacation rentals
  • Midtown Ocean City: 1,905 vacation rentals
  • Fenwick Island: 5,513 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in North Ocean City! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in North Ocean City?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in North Ocean City:

  • Rehoboth Beach: 3,446 rentals
  • Bethany Beach: 6,203 rentals
  • Dewey Beach: 2,048 rentals
  • Fenwick Island: 5,513 rentals
  • Lewes: 3,342 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in North Ocean City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in North Ocean City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: 2,926 rentals
  • Bethany Beach Boardwalk: 3,410 rentals
  • Assateague Island National Seashore: 5,311 rentals
  • Delaware Seashore State Park: 7,171 rentals
  • Bayside Resort Golf Club: 7,091 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Ocean City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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