Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of West Ocean City

The ocean views and wildlife create a pretty picture of West Ocean City. This walkable city allures visitors with its shopping and bird watching. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around West Ocean City

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes West Ocean City a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baja Amusements (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Grand Prix Amusements (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Ocean Bowl Skate Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Ocean City Boardwalk (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Trimper's Rides (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Jolly Roger at the Pier (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in West Ocean City

Travelers enjoy West Ocean City for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in West Ocean City. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sunset Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Inlet Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Ocean City Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Assawoman Bay (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Northside Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Maryland Beach (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around West Ocean City

The nearest airport is in Ocean City, MD (OCE-Ocean City Municipal), located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Salisbury, MD (SBY-Salisbury - Ocean City Wicomico Regional), which is 22 mi (35.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around West Ocean City, MD?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 3,681 vacation rentals around West Ocean City. From 2,588 condo and apartment rentals to 478 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to West Ocean City?

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

  • Midtown Ocean City: 1,812 vacation rentals
  • Caine Woods: 823 vacation rentals
  • South Bethany Harbor: 78 vacation rentals
  • Montego Bay: 640 vacation rentals
  • Heron Harbour Isle: 546 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to West Ocean City?

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

  • Ocean City Harbor: 5,276 vacation rentals
  • Tanger Outlet Center: 5,313 vacation rentals
  • Wheels of Yesterday: 5,316 vacation rentals
  • Baja Amusements: 5,325 vacation rentals
  • Grand Prix Amusements: 5,326 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Ocean City listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in West Ocean City?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 2,588 Condos/Apartments in West Ocean City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Ocean City include:

  • Houses: 478 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 519 rentals available
  • Cottages: 18 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in West Ocean City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,174 vacation rentals with pool available in West Ocean City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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