The Party Block in Ocean City, Maryland, is an entertainment complex that encompasses three popular nightclubs and a pool bar. The clubs include the Big Kahuna, Paddock Nite Club and Rush. Ocean City is Maryland’s premier seashore resort, and the Party Block sits at the heart of the city’s nightlife action. Visitors looking for accommodations close to the Party Block can choose from four hotels within a half-mile radius.
Courtyard Ocean City Oceanfront
Just a short walk from the Party Block, the four-story, 91-unit Courtyard Ocean City Oceanfront (marriott.com) sits directly on the city’s oceanfront boardwalk overlooking the Atlantic. Each of the hotel’s guest rooms features a microwave oven, mini-refrigerator and complimentary Wi-Fi. The hotel also offers business and fitness centers, an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub, a coin-operated guest laundry, safe deposit boxes at the front desk and room service. The on-site Captain’s Table restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a casual setting.
Grand Hotel Ocean City
The mid-rise, 251-unit Grand Hotel Ocean City (grandhoteloceancity.com) enjoys a prime oceanfront location only five short blocks from the Party Block. If the ocean waters are a bit too chilly or rough for you, the hotel offers both indoor and outdoor swimming pools. All guest rooms and suites feature microwave ovens, mini-refrigerators, wet bars and complimentary high-speed Internet. Other hotel facilities and services include a fitness center, game room, a 24-hour coffee shop, a full-service day spa, meeting and banquet facilities, a pool bar, pizzeria and cocktail lounge. The on-site Grand Terrace Restaurant, located on the hotel’s sixth floor, offers diners excellent views of the bay that separates Ocean City from the mainland.
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Ocean City
Directly on the beachfront, the 13-story, all-suites Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Ocean City (holidayinn.com) is just minutes from the Party Block and only a short drive from Trimper’s Rides, an amusement park area located on the boardwalk at First Street. The Holiday Inn’s 210 suites feature full kitchens, separate sitting areas, DVD players and complimentary Wi-Fi. If you or your group is planning a meeting or special event, the hotel has a 1,020-square-foot meeting room that can accommodate up to 60 people. Other amenities include a lagoon-style outdoor swimming pool with a water slide, an indoor pool, a hot tub, fitness center, business services, a children’s game room, live entertainment and a coin-operated guest laundry. The on-site Coral Reef Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Quality Inn Boardwalk
The nine-story, 179-unit Quality Inn Boardwalk (qualityinn.com) is close to the Party Block and convenient to several other area attractions, including the Life-Saving Station Museum and Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum. All guest rooms feature mini-refrigerators and complimentary Wi-Fi. The hotel also offers two oceanfront pools, an indoor pool, a fitness center, game room, business services and free local phone calls. The Quality Inn’s on-site restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.