Destination guide

Travel to lively New Jersey Shore

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


Activities and attractions in and around New 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 holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes New Jersey Shore a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 New Jersey Shore

Travellers enjoy New 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, New 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 centre:

  • 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 New Jersey Shore

The nearest airport is in Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), located 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from the city centre. 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 holiday rentals are available around New Jersey Shore?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,480 holiday lettings around New Jersey Shore. From 4,853 houses to 188 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in New Jersey Shore. From Vrbo UK travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • New York: 5,239 holiday homes
  • Manhattan: 2,944 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 939 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 299 holiday homes
  • Long Island: 4,746 holiday homes

Vrbo UK offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in New Jersey Shore! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in New Jersey Shore with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • New York: 5,239 holiday lettings
  • Jersey City: 4,787 holiday lettings
  • Hoboken: 2,092 holiday lettings
  • Woodside: 1,016 holiday lettings
  • Bayside: 159 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to New Jersey Shore?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in New Jersey Shore are:

  • New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.): 5,016 self catering accommodations
  • Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.): 4,963 self catering accommodations
  • Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.): 1,223 self catering accommodations

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in New Jersey Shore?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in New Jersey Shore. From Vrbo UK travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Queens: 4,753 holiday rentals
  • Brooklyn Bridge: 5,207 holiday rentals
  • New York City Fire Museum: 5,201 holiday rentals
  • New Jersey City University: 5,122 holiday rentals
  • Brooklyn Heights Promenade: 5,208 holiday rentals

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

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