Groups & Golf


Searching for a hotel for conventions in Ocean City, Maryland? Your Ocean City, Maryland convention hotel is The Castle in the Sand Hotel. Ocean City and The Castle in the Sand Hotel… so much more than your typical tour destination.

We invite you to plan your chartered Ocean City bus tour, family reunion, Ocean City wedding, convention visit, or get-away with good friends and family here at The Castle. After a long day of adventures, let us welcome you back to your home away from home. Cozy oceanfront accommodations, a patio lounge chair for you and your favorite book, or our Olympic size pool awaiting a refreshing swim is the perfect way to end the day.

Take home more than souvenirs and photos… take home a memory. Soar above the bay during a parasail adventure, or experience fishing our deep blue ocean. Ocean City is the White Marlin Capital of the World! Visit a museum or shop our nearby outlets. Enjoy local harness racing or a day trip to Atlantic City. Try Ocean City golfing and hit the greens on one of the 17 nearby Ocean City, Maryland golf courses. Ride the tram down our famous boardwalk. Be an Ocean City local for a day or a week!

If you are here for a convention, conference, or trade show, we are the closest oceanfront hotel to the Ocean City Convention Center (Roland E. Powell Convention Center). Just a short walk away you will have plenty of time to attend your event and still enjoy all that The Castle has to offer. Bring the whole family, there is something at The Castle for everyone.

Our Guest Service Specialist can help you create a truly memorable stay. Whether planning a family adventure, personal or corporate event, honeymoon, or just a romantic getaway, take advantage of our unique property. Located directly on the Atlantic Ocean, our beautiful white sandy beach is great for a morning or evening stroll, an afternoon of sun, or perhaps to gather family for the wedding of your dreams! We have a beautiful patio lined with palm trees that is perfect for family reunions and birthday parties. Our 120 seat meeting room can be transformed into anything from a classroom setting to a workshop for scrapbookers to a slumber party for Red Hatters.

Let us personalize your stay. With our knowledge of the Eastern Shore, we can arrange a vacation full of exciting activities, help you explore the area or recommend the perfect, quiet little restaurant.

  • Group rates offered Spring and Fall.
  • Our Guest Service Specialist will assist in arranging group tours and dining.
  • Inquire about our special motorcoach packages.
  • Large banquet facility available for group use.

That’s Castle Magic!