Welcome to Ocean City, Maryland and The Castle in the Sand Hotel, a premier oceanfront hotel in Ocean City. At The Castle, you will find a variety of accommodations providing you with an Ocean City value. For Ocean City dining be sure to experience The Beach House Restaurant, serving an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet. For Ocean City entertainment, the place to be is Coconuts Beach Bar & Grill, our outdoor patio bar and restaurant. The Castle is a full service hotel on the beachfront offering many amenities including Take A Dip Ice Cream Shop, an Olympic swimming pool with diving board, sand volleyball court, free kid’s activities, beach equipment rentals, and well-appointed, affordable accommodations in Ocean City, Maryland. We invite you to take advantage of our Ocean City vacation packages when planning your Ocean City, Maryland vacation.

Hooray for Cheerleaders!


Thursday, April 5 – Monday, April 9, 2018

We are rooting for all teams, coaches, Moms, and Dads ( and Grandparents too) to make the Castle your home away from home for the exciting cheerleading weekend Spring 2018. The Castle offers an incredible selection of room styles, sure to fit everyone’s needs. We are conveniently located just a short walk to the Roland Powell Convention Center. Our Beach House Restaurant will be open and you can indulge in the best breakfast buffet on the island before starting your day. Weekend rates starting at $120 per night, please call the hotel directly. 1-800-552-7263.

Rockin’ Ravens Weekend


Friday, October 20th – Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Package for two includes:

  • Friday and Saturday stay, Sunday is complimentary.
  • Breakfast buffet in the Beach House restaurant on Saturday and Sunday mornings.
  • Tailgate Party, Eastern Shore style, Saturday on the Coconuts patio.
  • Rates starting at $306 for two guests for the whole package, all taxes and gratuities included.
  • Sunday 1:00 PM Game — Ravens and Minnesota Vikings!

Extra person: $65.50 (includes 2 breakfasts and 1 ticket to tailgate Party)

Tailgate Party, Eastern Shore Style!

Saturday, October 21st • Party from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM • Coconuts Beach Bar and Grill Patio

Tailgate Party starts at 6:00 PM, and includes: whole roasted pig, BBQ chicken, baked beans, coleslaw pasta salad, summer viniagrette salad, corn bread rolls and honey butter. Cash bar available.

Live Entertainment: Saturday, October 22nd, 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tickets for the Tailgate Party are included in the Castle’s Rockin’ Ravens Weekend package. Tickets for the Tailgate Party only can be purchased seperately for $31 adults, $12 kids.

Watch the Ravens play the Vikings, Sunday at 1:00 PM on the large screen TV on the South Patio and two TVs at the bar!

4 Nights for the Price of 3

Castle In The Sand Ocean City MD beach

Stay with us in one of our oceanfront buildings for 4 nights but only pay for 3. Valid for check in dates on or between September 24 – October 28, 2017

Not valid with any other offer or discounted rate. Discount (free night) is based on the lowest daily rate during the stay. Room type based on availability. Limited availability.

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Seminars by the Sea


Who Said Business Can’t Be Fun?

If you are attending an event at the Ocean City Convention Center we are the closest ocean front hotel.  We invite you to bring the family.  The Castle is also close to the famous Ocean City Boardwalk, miniature golf, amusement parks and outlet shopping.  If you are hosting a seminar call our guest services specialist and we can help you with all the details. We specialize in mid-size groups March through October.

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Senior Citizen Special Rates & Dates – 2017


Special Rates for Senior Citizens
The Castle offers special rates for senior citizens.  Seniors must be 55 years of age or older. These discounted rates are available Sunday through Thursday in our Oceanfront accommodations.  All rates are based on double occupancy and subject to 10.5% tax.  Extra person charge is $10.00 per person, per night.  Not valid with any other special.  Some restrictions may apply.

Sep 4-Sep 7 $109.00 Sep 10-Sep 21 $99.00
Sep 24-Oct 5 $79.00 Oct 9-Oct 26 $64.00


Take an additional $10 off per night on rentals of the Bayside or Oceanfront Penthouse Rooms

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