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OC Long-Term Rentals

Spend Your Winter at the Beach

Why stay for just a week when you can stay all month or even better, oc_2013-homepage-bgall winter! Become apart of OC’s local community for a few months and you will be a fan for life! It may be chilly but the weather doesn’t matter when you’re at the beach. Believe it or not but you will find yourself with a full agenda on a daily basis, from shopping to holiday celebrations. Halloween, Christmas, New Years, you name it we celebrate it! Take the time to finally enjoy all your favorite bars and restaurants and not to mention the great off-season prices. If you don’t believe me, there is only one way to find out, book your stay & see what Ocean City is all about!

Vantage OC Rentals

Browse our long-term rentals and choose the perfect temporary home for you:
Meridian 1002 W ~ A stunning 3BR/3BA loft that comes with breathtaking panoramic views of the island. This beauty is big enough to accommodate 12. Enjoy high-end furnishings, full-equipped kitchen, WiFi, flat-screen TVs with Blu-ray & Netflix, full washer/dryer, and a large private balcony. Located on 60th St. in the heart of Ocean City.
Meridian 1003 W ~ 3BR/3BA condo, sleeps 12. This unit is fully-equipped with a gourmet kitchen, large breakfast bar, washer/dryer, free WiFi,  2 master bedrooms, and a beautiful view! Located on 60th St.
Belmont Towers 805 ~ A beautiful oceanfront 3BR/3BA condo, accommodates 10. Located on Dorchester St right on the boardwalk where you will find anything and everything around you. Enjoy a private balcony with ocean views, fully-equipped kitchen, free WiFi that reaches all the way down the the shoreline, Jacuzzi soaking tub in the master bedroom, and TVs in every room.
Club Ocean Villa || 25 ~ 2BR/2BA bay side condo, sleeps 6.  Located in quiet North OC on 125th St. This unit comes with a private balcony, fully-equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, indoor pool, both tennis and racquetball courts, and 2-car parking!
Golden Sands 1503 ~ A beachy 2BR/1.5BA oceanfront condo, nestled on 109th St. This condo sleeps 6 and is fully-equipped with a kitchen, private balcony with beautiful views, indoor pool, sauna, fitness center, and an indoor game room. You won’t be bored with these great amenities and more!
Wan Mar 302 ~ Located on 144th St., this cute 2BR/1BA condo will make you feel right at home. Equipped with a full kitchen, private balcony, and close distance to town-favorite activities!

OC Fall Promotion

Free Fall Night!

It’s that time of the year again…introducing great Fall deals down img_3313the shore! Starting now until November 30th on select units ~ Book 3 nights, get the 4th night FREE. How could you say no to this. Stay in some of our best properties here in OC for a long weekend getaway. Spend a day out on the water for some fall fishing. This time of year you will hopefully catch yourself some big ol flounder and plenty of rock fish! Test out one of OC’s many golf courses, eat out at all your favorite restaurants, join in on Fall fun & events or just spend your weekend relaxing on the shoreline!

Stay at any of the following properties and use promo code FREEFALL to get your fall promotion!

Beachwalk 22 – 4BR/3.5BA, sleeps 12. A spacious ocean block town home with 3 private decks, all with ocean views, private driveway with 2-car parking and a pool!
Flying Cloud 803 – Cute 3BR/2BA ocean front condo, accommodates 10. Located on 94th St, enjoy a fully-equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, WiFi, central A/C, flat screen TVs, and 2-car parking. Wake up every morning to beautiful sunrises over the ocean.
Meridian 703 – 3BR/3BA, sleeps 10. Ocean block condo with ocean views. Enjoy all amenities of The Meridian ~ heated rooftop pool, fitness center, 2-car parking, and outdoor storage closet. Great location, in walking distance to all town activities.
Ocean Bliss 303 – 4BR/3BA ocean block condo, sleeps 12. Perfect location, beautiful views, free WiFi, washer/dryer, elevator and parking!
14 Shore Point Drive – A beautiful 6BR/4.5BA bay side single family home. Enjoy all the amenities of Sunset Island, free WiFi, fitness center, indoor/outdoor pools, and only 2 blocks from the beach.
6 Island Edge Drive – 4BR/4.5BA town home, accommodates 12. Enjoy free WiFi, a fully-equipped kitchen, full-size washer/dryer, and 3-car parking!
50 Island Edge Dr– 4BR/4.5BA town home, sleeps 11. Beautiful home with a large kitchen, free WiFi, private balcony, and a 2-car garage.
31 Fountain Drive West – A large 5BR/3.5BA bay side town home, sleeps 12. Enjoy a spacious kitchen with a large breakfast bar, washer/dryer, flat-screen TV, and 3-car parking.
22 Island Edge Drive – 5BR/3.5BA, big enough to sleep 12. Located on 67th St, enjoy 3 private balconies, an outdoor shower, TV in every bedroom and 3-car parking.
15 Sunset Island Drive – A beachy 5BR/3.5BA town home, accommodates 12. Settled in the beautiful community of Sunset Island, home is equipped with a full kitchen, washer/dryer, high-end furnishings, WiFi, and 3 private balconies.
24 Island Edge Drive – 5BR/3.5BA, sleeps 12. Located on a quiet and picturesque street and only a short walk to the beach. Outdoor shower, 2-car garage, well-equipped kitchen & plenty of space!
35 Fountain Drive West 3E – A beautiful 3BR/2BA condo, sleeps 8. Enjoy a scenic view from your private balcony, WiFi, flat-screen TVs and high-end furnishings.

Less Traffic, Small Crowds & Low Rates!

Labor Day Weekend is now over, it is time to say goodbye to summer OCMD beachbut that is not a bad thing! Especially here in Ocean City, the off season can be very enjoyable. As I talked about in the last blog, there is plenty to do here in the Fall and do you want to know what the best part about it is? The majority of the crowd has gone away, which means less traffic, no lines for any amusements or long waits to eat at your favorite restaurants, and lower nightly & weekly rates…BINGO! What could be better?

Great Off-Season Rentals

Some of our best properties are available for a great price over the fall and winter months. Enjoy being steps away from the beach, favorite town activities, restaurants & having an indoor pool which is perfect for the colder days.
Carousel 708 ~ A cute 2-BR/2-BA oceanfront condo, accommodates Carousel_Ice_Rink6. Located on 117th Street, enjoy beautiful North OC and all the family-friendly amenities the Carousel has to offer. Spend your days relaxing by the huge indoor pool, hot tub & sauna or enjoy the indoor ice skating rink and just walk downstairs for a great dinner at the on-site restaurant. You don’t even have to leave the premises!
Makai 206 ~ 2-BR/2-BA condo, sleeps 6. Just 1.5 blocks away from the beach, great indoor pool, fitness center, beautiful interior & bay views!
Adagio 310 ~ A beachy 3-BR/3-BA condo, sleeps 8. Settled in a perfect location, enjoy waking up to a partial view of the ocean, a fully-equipped kitchen, hardwood flooring, free WiFi & 2-car parking.
Belmont Towers 507 ~Beautiful and cozy 3-BR/2.5-BA condo, 70_-_Carousel,_708_-_Balcony_Viewaccommodates 9. Belmont Towers offers first class amenities that everyone will love including a fitness center, sauna, putting green, on-site check in & covered private parking! Located in the heart of Ocean City, just steps away from the beach & boardwalk.

Plan your peaceful fall getaway now & go to http://www.vantageoceancity.com/ to create your own search.

Make Way for Fall in Ocean City, MD

Fall Happenings in OC

As August is coming to an end and the kids are back to school, get20060727-oc-md-0020-800 ready for football Sundays, cool nights and fall leaves! It is the best time of the year & even better in Ocean City. Let me tell you, there is plenty to do throughout September you will never want to leave. Kicking off with Labor Day Weekend which will be full of friends, family, cookouts & the beach. Enjoy one last movie night on the beach on September 3rd starting at 8:30pm & don’t miss out on a one-of-a-kind featured event “Pokemon Go.” On September 4th from 7:30pm until 8:30pm, Northside Park will be lit up with Pokestops and accompanied by the final concert of the summer at Sundaes in the Park. In addition, Bahia Marina (located on 22nd St.) will be hosting their annual Flounder Pounder Tournament where you get one day and one day only to bring in the biggest flounder.  Open to all ages & guaranteed fun for the whole family!

Tis’ the Season to Fest

Looking to get away for the weekend? Well, I highly recommend Ocean City’s BikLC-Delmarva-Bike-Week-1e Fest where hundreds of bike enthusiasts will come from all over the country to appreciate the bike life – of motorcycles, that is. This weekend brings in nationally known entertainment & bands as well as food, vendors, bike builders, and awesome stunt shows. It all takes place on September 15-18th. Ocean City will be filled with street bikes, Harleys, trick bikes, and plenty more you would love to see! The following weekend, come join us for winefest-at-the-beach-aa great time at the annual Sunfest & Sunfest Kite Festival. Starting on September 22, enjoy a four-day event full of delicious food, arts and crafts, live music, amusements, activities for the kids & much, much more. Special performances this year will be made by pop legend Chubby Checker, country star Chris Janson, and The Wildcats. Stroll down the Boardwalk as the skies are filled with kites of all shapes & sizes at the Sunfest Kite Festival. Get a chance to see master kite flyers from all over the world perform their magic in the sky.  To wrap up this fun-filled September, enjoy a nice evening wining on the beach. WineFest is from September 30th to October 1st. Browse around among all the vendors, crafts and quality arts. Wineries from all over the country will be available for wine tastings. This has all the makings for a perfect stress free weekend!

Plan your fall getaway to Ocean City, MD by creating a customized search at VantageOceanCity.com.  Or give our Vacation Coordinators a call at (410) 723-2002 – we would be happy to help you find the rental that’s just right for you!

Labor Day

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Summer is sadly coming to an end but luckily we still have Labor Day Weekend to look forward to! Take one last trip to dip your toes in the water and lay in the sand.  Enjoy a weekend of friends, family, Saturday beach fireworks, Sunday night laser light show, boardwalk fun & a whole lot more. Take advantage of our great town and what is has to offer before summer slows down.  Some of our best properties are still available but are fillingup quickly. Lets take a quick peak at what is available ~

North Bayshore Condos 121B – Beautiful 3-BR/2-BA condo, 10_-_Bayshore_Estates_North_B_-_Viewaccommodates 8. Located on 113th St. Enjoy a fully-equipped kitchen, 1-car parking, 2 blocks from the beach & close to all the great town restaurants, mini golf, shops & amusements!
Jamestown Manse B – 2-BR/1.5-BA pet-friendly condo. This place will make you feel right at home, equipped with a full kitchen, flat screen TVs, free WiFi, central A/C,  only 3 blocks from the beach & 1/2 mile from Northside60_-_Jamestown_Mense,_B_-_Living_Room Park.
Beachwalk 22 – Enjoy a stay at this cute 4-BR/3.5-BA beach townhome, sleeps 12. Home has been recently updated,  comes with private driveway (parks 2 cars), outdoor pool, great location, 3 private decks with partial ocean views, and just steps away from the beach!
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Meridian 202W – 3-BR/3-BA beautifulled decorated ocean block condo. Wake up to partial views of the ocean from your private balcony, free WiFi, flat screen TVs, washer/dryer, unit even comes with beach cart & umbrellas. Building amenities include a rooftop pool, fitness center, outdoor shower, storage closet & 2-car parking.

For more available properties go to our website & refine a search! http://www.vantageoceancity.com/

 

Early Bird Campaign

Even though the 2016 season is far from over, we are already l22467092-Cute-bird-cartoon-delivering-letter-Stock-Vector-pigeon-cartoonooking ahead to 2017 and we are excited to see a record of early bookings. You know what they say, the early bird gets the worm & at Vantage it could not be more accurate. To accommodate guests’ early excitement about the 2017 season, Vantage has launched our Early Bird booking campaign. For a limited time, guests will have the opportunity to book “2017 Dates at 2016 Rates.” This is a great way to save on your 2017 vacation, get the vacation home and dates that you want, and have your vacation plans to look forward to during the cold months. A $500 payment can be made to secure your reservation spot (with the balance of the deposit due by Oct. 1st). Hurry, payment plan is only being offered for a limited time.

Start planning next years beach trip now & check out some of our early bird properties:

Gateway Grand 303– a large 3BR/3BA condo that accommodates 8.150_-_Gateway_Grand,_303_-_Balcony_Area Enjoy your morning coffee on your private balcony with beautiful partial ocean views. Unit has both an indoor and outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi, 2-car parking, game room & the best part is that you will be walking distance from enjoyable town activities.

Sunset Island 4 HCW – 4F – Nestled in the beautiful community of Sunset Island, escape to 4 Hidden Cove Way 4F.  A 3-BR/2.5-BA condo, comfortably sleeps 8. Enjoy all the Sunset Island Amenities including a convenient store, private beach, on-site restaurant, large outdoor pool & much more! Condo comes with free Wi-Fi, 2-car untitledparking, fully-equipped kitchen and a peaceful bay canal view.

Belmont Towers 205 – a 3-BR/3-BA condo, sleeps 10. You cannot beat this location, wake up to Ocean City’s breathtaking sunrises and be in walking distance to the best restaurants, mini golf & amusements. Unit is fully-equipped with Wi-Fi, gas fireplace, rooftop pool, flat-screen TVs & a spacious private balcony with beautiful views.

 

What’s Happening In August

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August is a great month to spend in Ocean City, with events happening almost every weekend! Kicking off with the 8th Annual Berlin Peach Festival & Heritage Fair on August 6th. Starting at 11a.m. and ending at 4pm, enjoy pie-baking, pie-eating contests, craft demonstrations, music, games & much much more. Located at The Calvin B. Taylor Museum in Berlin, MD. From August 8-12 experience the biggest & richest billfish tournament on the East Coast, The White Marlin Open. Cheer anglers on as they fight to bring in the biggest fish, scales open every day Monday-Friday starting at 4p.m. Food, clothing, jewelry & drink vendors will be set up for a great day at Harbor Island. Celebrate the mid of August with Surfers’ Healing, a maxresdefaultone day surf camp for children & young adults living with autism. This warming and heart felt event is our communities way of giving back by exposing these individuals to the unique experience of surfing. The camp will be held on August 17th on 37th Street at Castle in the Sand Hotel. Ladies grab your fishing gear & get ready for Poor’s Girls Open, a female only billfish release tournament which all benefits goes towards breast cancer research. Event takes place at Bahia Marina | Fishtales on August 18-20. Don’t put your fishing gear away just yet, The Mid-Atlantic tournament begins August 21st.

Celebrate  the 3rd Annual OC Sandfest August 22-28. Stroll down north-american-sea-glass-festival-ocean-city-maryl-54the boardwalk between N Division St & 4th St to enjoy incredible giant sand sculptures crafted by master champion sculptors. Family fun activities & attractions will be on site for everyone to enjoy, from sand sculpting classes to sculpting demonstrations. Bring the whole family down for a sand-filled week! Finally, bringing August to an end are 2 favorite events, OC Jeep Week and North American Sea Glass Festival. Ocean City Jeep Week begins on August 25th and ending on the 28th. The Island will be packed with all kinds of jeeps of all makes & models participating in beach crawls, Show & shines, and Jeep jams.  Don’t forget the North American Sea Glass Festival held on August 26-27th at the Convention Center. Well-known sea glass jewelers, vendors, and collectors will come from all over to participate in this great one of a kind festivals. August will be one of the best months yet!!

Dog Days of Summer

Beach, Dine, Relax & Play

Everyone knows the best vacation is when everyone is there, DCIM100GOPROincluding the oh so loved furry members of the family. They bring so much joy into our lives, it is tough leaving them behind but here in OCMD we love our four-legged companions too much to ever leave them at home. Although during our busy summer season dogs cannot be on the main public beach, there are still plenty of activities & places they are allowed. Assateague Island is pet-friendly and perfect for a day on the beach! Enjoy tons of wildlife, clean beaches and long scenic nature trails.

happydogAfter your day long beach day, take your friends, family & pup to happy hour! Fortunately there are quite a handful of restaurants that allow dogs to join in on the fun and pretty much any place that has outdoor seating available is happily pet-friendly…ask just in case:) Fishtales, Belly Busters, On The Bay Seafood, The Green Turtle,  Sunset Grille and Smokers BBQ pit are just a few of the great happy hour & dinner destinations that you will love! If you plan on making a trip to the boardwalk,  unfortunately dogs have to stay at home. During the off season, anytime between October and April you can bring your dog to the beach & boardwalk all you want! In the mean time, there are great dog parks located in Ocean City and Ocean Pines where your dog can run free & have a great time..they are on vacation too.

Before planning your trip to OCMD, ask about our pet-friendly A_DSC_3928properties which tend to fill up pretty fast. We still have select weeks available in Beach Getaway. A beautiful 4-BR/3-BA single family home located in peaceful North OC and has plenty of room for the whole gang! Enjoy a nice fenced-in backyard with a fire pit, washer/dryer, private driveway, and more great amenities. Or you can start planning ahead for next year already to make sure you and your pet get the perfect place for you. Here is a list of Vantage pet-friendly properties:

The White Marlin Open 2016

 

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Let the countdown begin…only 19 days until the world’s biggest & richest billfish tournament, The White Marlin Open, the week everyone has been waiting for. Anglers will set out early Monday morning August 8, 2016 in search for the big papa…the White Marlin. In old days, this majestic creature was known as Skilligalee. People from all over gather in Ocean City in search for the riches this fish brings. Last boat-parade-years prize money for the tournament was close to $2,000,000.

Experience Ocean City’s White Marlin Open in some of the best ways. Wake up before the sun and head down to the inlet to watch the parade of boats set out to sea. For the not so morning people, Harrison’s Harbor Watch has the best view in town and not to mention their fantastic menu! Enjoy lunch or dinner as 2_2b90b5f6-c1e9-476c-b21b-47fbb456eac4the fishing boats make their way back to land and for us not so experienced fishing enthusiasts, the folks at Harbor Watch will gladly give us insight to what each flag means on the boats. The most popular place by far to watch this event is live from the weigh-ins at Harbour Island Marina located on 14th St and the bay. The scale opens at 4pm Monday-Friday, be sure to get there early to beat the crowd and get the best views of the huge sea creatures coming in to be weighed. Walk around and visit all the vendors, grab a delicious meal at the Reel Inn, and enjoy the great atmosphere. For information on how to register for the tournament, go to http://whitemarlinopen.com/entry-info and good luck to all anglers, may the odds be forever in your favor.

Fun Fishing

For those who are not entering the Big Fish Tournament, there areoc-fishing-pier plenty of great areas to fish around Ocean City. The OC pier and the bulkhead on the bay between 2nd and 4th St are a premier destination for fishermen and a MD fishing license is not required. Time it perfectly to catch the drift between tides and the fish are swarming. Flounder, sea bass, spot, croaker, or bluefish are bound to be caught. Another popular spot to fish in OC is the route 50 bridge, although a MD fishing license is required, one can be bought for an affordable price. Let the games begin in OCMD,  Fish On!

 

Need a place to stay? Check out our available inventory for the week of August 6-12:
Nowalk to the Inlet A – 4-BR/3.5-BA/sleeps 10
White Marlin 103A – 1-BR/1-BA/sleeps 5
Key Largo 103 – 5-BR/4.5-BA/sleeps 12
Bay Cove 7 – 2-BR/1.5-BA/sleeps 6

Assateague Island National Park

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Pack up the camper and hit the road, it is time to escape to the wilderness. Enjoy a stay on Marylands famous Assateague Island where you will surely enjoy a one of a kind fun family experience. Camping on Assateague for a week is still not long enough for all the fun & activities they have to offer. Spend your days fishing, surfing and enjoying the sun.  Don’t forget to bring your bikes and explore the National Parks 4 mile long trail. Be sure to explore the large 28682024-155D-451F-67193EAB0B4C5151-largeIsland,  where you will find tons of wildlife including the famous wild ponies who are always strutting around, beautiful scenic nature trials, and breathtaking sunrises & sunsets. Rent a canoe or kayak & spend the day exploring the waters on the bayside or you can go crabbing or clamming for the freshest dinner. Walk along the beaches and you will stumble upon beautiful delicate shells that make for the perfect souvenir to take home.  Assateague is the perfect place to get away and relax, there is nothing but beach, wildlife, and trees.

No tent? No problem, take advantage of the 12 mile long beach that aec4c44f275a29b8fe3e77eb13259b21is reserved for vehicles to drive on. Permits must be purchased before entering the beach. There are great programs held in the Nature Cneter where you can learn all about the national Parks wildlife and environment. One trip to Assateague will have you going back for more. Great beach, one of a kind wildlife, and the best memories.  For More Information Visit: Assateague Island National Park

 

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