Destination guide

Travel to lively Jersey Shore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Jersey Shore. Travelers to this walkable city praise the casino gaming, beaches and seaside. Steel Pier and Cape May Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-sees. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Jersey Shore

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Jersey Shore a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Steel Pier (27.1 mi / 43.6 km)
  • Eagleswood Amusement Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Popcorn Park Zoo (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Renault Winery (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Hartland Miniature Golf & Arcade (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Sylvin Farms Winery (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Jersey Shore

Travelers enjoy Jersey Shore for its seaside and wildlife. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Jersey Shore is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bass River State Forest (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Wharton State Forest (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Double Trouble State Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Brant Beach (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Jersey Shore

The nearest airport is in Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), which is 34.6 mi (55.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Egg Harbor City Station, Hammonton Station and Absecon Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around New Jersey Shore?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 7,803 house rentals around New Jersey Shore. From 3,966 house rentals to 204 cottage rentals, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around New Jersey Shore is on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in New Jersey Shore?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in New Jersey Shore. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • New York: 5,800 vacation rentals
  • Manhattan: 3,118 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,016 vacation rentals
  • Wildwood: 2,512 vacation rentals
  • Wildwood Beach: 2,592 vacation rentals

And Vrbo Canada offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in New Jersey Shore! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in New Jersey Shore?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in New Jersey Shore:

  • New York: 5,800 rentals
  • Wildwood: 2,512 rentals
  • Wildwood Crest: 2,206 rentals
  • Philadelphia: 1,295 rentals
  • Jersey City: 5,296 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to New Jersey Shore?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in New Jersey Shore are:

  • Atlantic City Rail Terminal Airport (ZRA): 2,049 home rentals
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK): 5,582 home rentals
  • Atlantic City, NJ (JSL-Steel Pier Heliport): 2,021 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in New Jersey Shore?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in New Jersey Shore. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Queens: 5,282 vacation homes
  • 18 Av Station - McDonald Av: 5,766 vacation homes
  • Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: 2,812 vacation homes
  • 18 Av. Station (63rd St.): 5,757 vacation homes
  • Museum of Sex: 5,762 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around New Jersey Shore listed on Vrbo Canada where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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