Discover a selection of 4,000 vacation rentals in Ocean County, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $118 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Ocean County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Book a vacation rental for your Ocean County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Ocean County with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Ocean County

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Ocean County has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great Adventure (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Casino Pier (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Jenkinson’s Aquarium (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Laurita Winery (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Six Flags Hurricane Harbor (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • IPlay America (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ocean County

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ocean County is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ortley Beach (6.6 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Seaside Heights Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Seaside Park Beach (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Island Beach State Park Entrance (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Ocean Beach (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Point Pleasant Beach (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Ocean County?

From extravagant houses to intimate log cabins, Vrbo has properties to match all tastes and budgets. Pack your bags and check out these top vacation rentals in Ocean County:

  • "Great Views. Only Steps From The Beach": If you're searching for a comfy space in Loveladies, this rental won't disappoint. It offers 6 bedrooms and a host of amenities including an ocean view and a stereo.
  • "Beachwood, Nj - 3 - Bedroom Home, Jersey Shore Retreat": Put your luggage down and your feet up at this pick of the bunch in Handrup Strand. It features 3 bedrooms, a kitchen island, a stovetop and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Ocean County vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Ocean County?

While long vacations are amazing, there's something lovely about heading off on a whirlwind weekend getaway. These properties in Ocean County are ideal for just that:

  • "Heated Pool With 75 Feet Of Dock Bring Your Boat Or Waverunner" - Located in Forked River, this property offers its guests details like heating and an oven.
  • "Lovely One Bedroom Unit At The Jersey Shore" - This is another superb place where you can relax and unwind for a couple of days. Make the most of a barbecue grill, towels and more during your short but sweet stay at this Forked River property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Ocean County?

Forget about the cookie-cutter hotel room and secure one of our studio apartments in Ocean County. Here's where you can hole up in your own pad and enjoy your next travel destination like a local:

  • "Lovely One Bedroom Unit At The Jersey Shore" in Forked River fits a bunch of handy features into its single room space, such as a nearby beach and a washing machine.
  • Begin your day with a cup of coffee and a plate of freshly cooked pancakes at "The Best Of Seaside Park, Comfortable And Quiet". This Seaside Park studio has all the essentials to make your stay comfy, including a microwave oven and a nearby beach.

Can I find short term rentals in Ocean County?

Spend a few days in a cheap and cozy cabin or splash out on a luxury apartment. Vrbo has loads of short-term rentals to choose from in Ocean County. Take a look at these properties for some inspiration:

  • Set up base close to the center of Forked River and spend your days visiting all the top sights from "Heated Pool With 75 Feet Of Dock Bring Your Boat Or Waverunner". Along with its convenient location, this escape has everything you need to make your getaway comfortable.
  • Another popular option is "Lovely One Bedroom Unit At The Jersey Shore" in Forked River. Whether you're on a quick stopover or enjoying a couple of days away, this vacation rental will make you feel right at home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Ocean County?

If you'd like to woo your someone special, then stay somewhere special! Organize a romantic weekend getaway in Ocean County at one of these hideaways and fall in love all over again:

  • Enjoy a laid-back couple's getaway at "Great Views. Only Steps From The Beach". This Loveladies stay is made for romance, with amenities like a fireplace and a nearby bay to help set the mood.
  • Another appealing option is "Beachwood, Nj - 3 - Bedroom Home, Jersey Shore Retreat" in Handrup Strand. Enjoy amenities here including a fireplace and a dining table, in addition to each other's company.

Are there mansions for rent in Ocean County?

Forget lining up at the hotel breakfast bar or fighting for a chaise lounge around the pool during your vacation. Round up your favorite people and give your getaway a serious upgrade by booking one of these mansions for rent in Ocean County:

  • Spend a few nights or more unwinding in style at "Island Mansion Ocean View Heated Pool 10 Bedrooms 2 Sundecks 2 Hot Tub 4 Bathrms" in Seaside Park. A beach view and a swimming pool are just a couple of the excellent amenities waiting to wow you here.
  • Alternatively, take your vacation to the next level by organizing a stay at "Luxurious Seaside Mansion" in Seaside Heights. A fireplace and free WiFi are among the highlights of this palatial pad.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Ocean County?

When it comes to who you go on vacation with, we believe the more people the merrier. If you're searching for somewhere with space to fit friends or family, one of these large group vacation rentals in Ocean County could be your perfect pad:

  • "Great Views. Only Steps From The Beach": This popular rental is a terrific choice for larger groups that are visiting Loveladies. It has 6 bedrooms and many great amenities, including a kitchen and an ocean view.
  • "Best Of Both Worldslakefront Getaway. . . 7 Miles From Long Beach Island": Located in Ocean Acres, this knockout has 4 bedrooms and is another top pick for getting the family together. There's plenty to keep guests both comfortable and entertained, including a nearby waterfront and a kitchen.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in Ocean County?

Whether you're arranging a stay with family and friends, a big birthday bash or even a wedding, Vrbo will help you find your ideal property. Gather your best buddies and look at these large vacation rentals in Ocean County:

  • "Island Mansion Ocean View Heated Pool 10 Bedrooms 2 Sundecks 2 Hot Tub 4 Bathrms": This vacation rental in Seaside Park has 10 bedrooms and can comfortably sleep up to 36 people. As well as loads of space, it comes with a beach view and an ocean view.
  • "Luscious Homes By The Sea Llc - Vacation Apartment Rental": Sleeping up to 40 guests and with lots of excellent amenities including a kitchen and a water park, this is another top pick. It has 3 bedrooms and is located in Seaside Heights.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Ocean County?

In Ocean County, you'll find plenty of house rentals where every day can be a pool day. Having a splashing great time will be your highest priority at one of these superb retreats:

  • Book a stay at "Newly Built Beach House / Steps To Beach", where the first item on your to-do list should be a dip in the pool. This retreat is located in Ocean Gate and comes with a range of family-friendly amenities, including a nearby bay and a microwave oven.
  • "Jersey Shore 2 House Property, Family Reunion Perfect Location" in Seaside Park is another guest favorite. There's plenty to like about this place besides its pool, such as a kitchen and a fridge.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Ocean County?

At Vrbo, we have places that are roomy enough to fit the extended branches of your family tree. And if you don't want to invite everybody, just spread out and enjoy the extra space! Here are some of our favorite large family vacation rentals in Ocean County:

  • For family-friendly properties in Loveladies, "Great Views. Only Steps From The Beach" is a fabulous choice. It offers 6 bedrooms and can sleep up to 14 people. A balcony and a kitchen island are two of the convenient amenities here.
  • Or, treat the gang to a week at "Newly Built Beach House / Steps To Beach". This Ocean Gate fave boasts 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 people. Spread out and enjoy handy amenities like a separate dining area and a nearby bay.

Get out for a day and make tracks to Six Flags Great Adventure — one of Ocean County's best family-friendly attractions. Six Flags Hurricane Harbor and Jenkinson’s Aquarium are also must-see's while you're in the area.

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