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Top 3 Weekend Getaways Near the Beach

Top 3 Weekend Getaways Near the Beach

Are you looking for a relaxing trip to enjoy this summer? On Maryland’s Coast, we have the inside scoop on the best weekend getaways for you and your family. Our neck of the woods is close to home, and has something for everyone to enjoy! 

From outdoor adventures to the beach, shopping, history, nature, small towns, delicious food, and so much more, you won’t know where to start! That’s where we come in. Maryland’s Coast is our home and we can’t wait to share it with you!

Weekend Getaways Near Ocean City, MD

  1. Berlin, Beach, Bed & Breakfast

Where to Stay: Holland House bed & breakfast is located in the quaint historic town of Berlin, with shops and restaurants a few steps down the road, and Ocean City beaches a short drive away.

What to Do: Berlin was named one of the Coolest Small Towns in America and the shops and restaurants will show you why! Check out antiques, boutiques, museums, upscale dining, and breweries all along Main Street.

Outdoor Activities: Spend some time on the famous Ocean City boardwalk, and enjoy the sand on the 10 mile stretch of beach in Ocean City, MD. If the ocean’s not your thing or you’re looking for more to explore, check out Ayers Creek Adventures and take a guided eco-tour to see wildlife through the magnificent marshes and waterways nearby.

  1. Spectacular Snow Hill 

Where to Stay: The beautiful Victorian-style River House Inn is surrounded by rich history and nature, leaving you with endless possibilities for what to do during your stay!

What to Do: Similar to small town Berlin, Snow Hill is full of boutiques and antique shops nearby to browse. For golf-lovers, Maryland’s Coast is your paradise with an abundance of gorgeous golf courses nearby to try your luck on. 

Outdoor Activities: Explore the beautiful beaches of Ocean City or Assateague Island, both locations with plenty to do for every member of the family! Snow Hill resides on the Pocomoke River so make sure to take some time to rent canoes or kayaks at Pocomoke River Canoe Company.

  1. Thrill Seeker Weekend

Where to Stay: For your thrill seekers weekend, Maryland’s Coast is the perfect place for camping! Stay on the Assateague Island beaches or down by the Pocomoke River for the ultimate wildlife and nature experience. If camping’s not your thing, there’s plenty of beautiful oceanview hotels on the coast to choose from!

What to Do: Pack your weekend with excitement on Ocean City’s boardwalk at Jolly Roger Amusement Parks for rides and games for the whole family! See who can handle the biggest and baddest roller coasters, then head over to Ripley’s Believe It or Not for the rare, the strange, the awesome exhibits! 

Outdoor Activities: With the ocean and the bay surrounding the town, watersports are a must in Ocean City for those who crave adventure! Rent fast watercrafts at Inlet Sea Doos or soar through the sky with OC Parasail for the best views around.

Get away this summer and experience all that Maryland’s Coast has to offer. With something for everyone, you will not be disappointed! For more fun adventures, events, and information about Worcester County, check out our stories and follow us on Facebook and Instagram. We can’t wait to see you soon!