Year Round Boardwalk Bikes Rides
Posted: November 29, 2018Park your cars once you get to town and enjoy your time in Ocean City! No one wants to spend time sitting in their car on Coastal Highway while they are on vacation. What, then, is the best form of transportation you ask? Bikes! Bicycles are allowed year-round in Ocean City, with specific limitations and regulations on the Boardwalk during the peak summer season. Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, you are only allowed to ride your bike on the Boardwalk from 2am-11am daily, due to summer crowds. During the off-season, there are no restrictions aside from Springfest and Sunfest weekends. Is the weather getting colder? Don’t let that stop… Read More
Ringing in 2019 at Howard Johnson®
Posted: November 27, 2018The winter season is filled with hustling and bustling and so much holiday cheer! As soon as all of the Christmas celebrations settle down, it’s time to ring in the new year with party favors and a champagne toast! What better place to do that than at the beach?! New Year’s Packages This year at the Howard Johnson® By Wyndham Oceanfront Plaza Hotel, we are offering two different packages to help you celebrate 2019 in Ocean City. Our three-night package (arrival date of Saturday, Dec. 29th) is $499 per couple, and our two-night package (arrival date of Dec. 30th) is $389 per couple. Both of these packages include a three-course… Read More
Winterfest of Lights Package and Festivities
Posted: November 20, 2018About Winterfest Winter is coming, but Winterfest is already here! Although there are countless reasons to spend the offseason months in Ocean City, one of the biggest attractions around is the famous Winterfest of Lights at Northside Park. At the Winterfest of Lights, you can ride the tram throughout 58 acres of creative light displays while singing along to Christmas carols, sip on homemade hot cocoa, and visit with Santa, all in the heated pavilion. This annual winter festival has become a token holiday event in town for locals and visitors from all over. Don’t miss the 50-foot Christmas tree! Why Howard Johnson® As a guest of the Howard Johnson®… Read More
Love Is In The Air In Ocean City, Maryland
Posted: December 29, 2014Celebrate LOVE All Weekend Long in OCMD Love is always in the air in Ocean City, MD; after all, waking up to a stunning sunrise over the Atlantic Ocean is an awe-inspiring sight to share with that special someone in your life. For the perfect romantic weekend getaway, the Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel has you covered with two and three night weekend packages. Valentine’s Day Weekend packages come in two or three night options, from February 13 through February 15. Two night rates are $249 per couple, with three-night rates at $309 per couple. Your stay includes an added bonus of $80 in meal vouchers for popular local restaurants.… Read More
Winter Is The Perfect Time For Cruising The Boards
Posted: November 20, 2014Here in Ocean City, one of our favorite things about the off-season is being able to ride our bikes on the boardwalk anytime we want! With our convenient location on the Boardwalk at 12th Street, guests of the Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel love cruising the boardwalk year-round. Cold weather? Don’t let that slow you down, bundle up and enjoy the beauty of our beaches and boardwalk on a crisp fall or winter day. Don’t have a bike? We’ve got you covered there too…just head downstairs to Dandy Don’s and rent one. Take your pick of surreys, cruisers, banana bikes or tandems. Dandy Don’s was named Best Boardwalk Rental for… Read More
Three…Two….One….Happy New Year from Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel!
Posted: November 18, 2014As you piece together your Thanksgiving grocery shopping lists, pull out the old Christmas decorations, and shorten those seemingly endless holiday wish lists, don’t forget to think ahead to the big reward….New Year’s Eve celebrations in Ocean City, MD! It may not be summertime, but with restaurants, bars, live entertainment, the boardwalk, and shopping at your fingertips, Ocean City is the perfect place to celebrate the New Year while enjoying a much deserved getaway after the holidays. This year, we’re celebrating big with 1, 2, and 3-night packages at the Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel. All of our packages include a hotel stay, dinner on New Year’s Eve (includes a… Read More
Welcome to Ocean City!
Posted: January 14, 2014Beachside, boardwalk or at the outdoor pool at our Howard Johnson®By Wyndham Oceanfront Plaza Hotel, you can find countless ways to soak up the sun. Located at the north end of The Boardwalk, walk to Atlantic Ocean beaches or Jolly Roger® Waterpark, and then return for a bite at the famous on-site Brother's Bistro. Read More