Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Manasquan, NJ 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 $131 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Manasquan. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Bask on the Jersey Shore in Manasquan

Long-famed as a beach vacation destination, the New Jersey Shore is still going strong. The town of Manasquan is located at the northern end of the Shore, providing you with a great base to get your beach vacation going. Manasquan vacation rentals include historic mansions that can hold a crowd and traditional beachside cottages that are only steps from the ocean, as well as modern family homes with all the conveniences you would expect. Whoever you invite, you’ll be sure to find a home away from home everyone will love.

Things to do

A touch of history in Manasquan

Manasquan vacation rentals will give you the best opportunities to take advantage of all the shore has to offer. Allaire State Park is home to the historic village—a living history museum on the site of former ironworks that runs a program of interactive activities year-round. Don’t miss the Pine Creek railroad, where you can ride historic steam trains through the beautiful surroundings. In nearby Point Pleasant, you’ll find an aquarium with penguins, sharks, seals, and even a touch tank, so the whole family can get closer to nature.


Seasonal weather in Manasquan

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 71°F.

Natural features

Make waves in Manasquan

Manasquan is bounded on the south by the Manasquan River, the unofficial dividing line between North and South New Jersey. The river is connected to the Atlantic Ocean by the Manasquan Inlet, which is also the northern terminus of the Intracoastal Waterway. The inlet, combined with the protruding jetty, funnels waves to create excellent, consistent surfing conditions. Sitting on the inlet’s shore, the Fisherman’s Cove Conservation Area runs weekly meet-a-conservationist sessions to help the whole family learn more about the coastal environment and the creatures that inhabit it.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Manasquan

Fly into Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR), the closest airport, located 40.5 mi (65.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Trenton–Mercer Airport (TTN), which is 42.7 mi (68.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Manasquan?

Whether you're looking for a cozy escape for you and your boo or a sprawling house to fit the family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Manasquan. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Manasquan, it's hard to beat "Manasquan Retreat - Family Home Near A Park And 1. 5 Miles To The Beach". It has 5 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like a living room and an oven.
  • "Manasquan Seashore Victorian - Best Street In Town" is another winner, offering 4 bedrooms, WiFi, a garden and more. It's around 1 mile from Manasquan.

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

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Manasquan?

If you've been busier than a hamster on a treadwheel, you deserve to escape for a few days. Leave the office early on Friday and head to one of these weekend getaways in or near Manasquan:

  • "Renovated Victorian In Historic Manasquan Summer Beach Town" is around 1 mile east of Manasquan and the perfect place to recharge your batteries. You'll like the useful amenities here, including an oven and cable/satellite TV services.
  • Otherwise, create memories with your loved ones at "Single Family Shore Home Located In The Heart Of Downtown Manasquan", which is around 1 mile to the east of Manasquan. Take advantage of a hair dryer, towels and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Manasquan?

Studio apartments may be on the smaller side, but they pack a mighty punch when it comes to convenience and location. Throw your bags down at one of these cozy studio apartments in and around Manasquan:

  • One of our top picks is "Romantic Beach Cottage Near Everything And Beautifully Appointed". Book a few nights or more at this popular abode and you'll have access to coffee and tea making facilities and spa and beauty services.
  • Another top choice is "1 Bedroom Guesthouse". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this cozy apartment is loaded with useful amenities like an oven, a TV and much more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Manasquan?

Whether you're chasing a studio apartment or a house with room enough for the whole family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these top picks in or near Manasquan:

  • For an awesome weekend away, settle in at "Luxury Home And Coastal Retreat, In The Desirable". It's near the center of Manasquan, along with plenty of things to see and do.
  • Another great choice is "Bike To Beach From Family Shore House In Quiet Sea Girt Estates". Round up your crew and enjoy a comfy stay near the heart of Manasquan.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Manasquan?

Nothing says "I love you" like planning a romantic weekend together. If you'd like to spend a couple of nights away with your honey, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Manasquan that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Put on some mellow music and slow dance the nights away at "Manasquan Retreat - Family Home Near A Park And 1. 5 Miles To The Beach". Around 1 mile from Manasquan, this property has all you need for a couple's weekend away, including air conditioning and a firepit.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few dreamy days together is "Manasquan Seashore Victorian - Best Street In Town". Located 1 mile from Manasquan, a firepit and a dining table add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Manasquan?

Big groups mean huge fun. They also mean finding a place that'll comfortably fit your entire squad. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Manasquan and get your favorite people together under the one roof:

  • A nice range of amenities including a garden and a kitchen make "Spacious Manasquan Beach House" a favorite with groups. This spacious retreat has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 people. From central Manasquan, it's around 2 miles away to the east.
  • "Escape To "sea Glass" - 350 Steps From The Beach" is another option that'll fit the whole crew. It's around 2 miles to the southeast of Manasquan, has 4 bedrooms and sleeps as many as 12 guests. A beach view and an ocean view are just a couple of things that'll help make your group getaway even more memorable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Manasquan?

A pool is often a necessity when choosing where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're traveling with kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Manasquan and fill your days with frolicking and fun:

  • Treat your crew to an unforgettable stay at "Bike To Beach From Family Shore House In Quiet Sea Girt Estates". There's a lot to love about this getaway besides its pool, such as childrens activities and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Otherwise, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Spacious Manasquan Beach House". As well as its inviting pool, you can also make use of a barbecue grill and a balcony.

Manasquan has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging between 70 ºF and 75 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Manasquan vacation rental and plan your escape for any time of year.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Manasquan?

The first mission of any family trip is searching for the perfect place to stay. Whether you're planning an adventure-packed escape with the kids or a party with the relatives, Vrbo has large family vacation rentals in and around Manasquan with room for everyone. Here are a couple of popular options that would love to welcome you:

  • Make your catch-up one you won't forget at "Manasquan Retreat - Family Home Near A Park And 1. 5 Miles To The Beach". This escape has 5 bedrooms, can fit up to 9 guests and features many useful amenities, including a toaster and childrens activities. You'll find it around 1 mile east of Manasquan.
  • Another excellent option is "Manasquan Seashore Victorian - Best Street In Town". It's around 1 mile to the east of Manasquan, has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. Useful amenities here include a smart TV and a toaster.

If you want to visit some family-friendly attractions in the area, iPlay America is a fun day out for all ages.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Manasquan?

Often situated in prime positions due to their smaller size, a one-bedroom rental is a wise pick if it's just the two of you. Here's a taste of Vrbo's range in or near Manasquan:

  • Check into "Romantic Beach Cottage Near Everything And Beautifully Appointed" for a weekend or longer. This one-bedroom property offers guests a kitchen and an oven and is not far from the downtown streets.
  • Also within easy reach of all the delights of Manasquan, "1 Bedroom Guesthouse" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a big day of exploring, come home and enjoy amenities like a kitchen and a nearby waterfront.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Manasquan?

Absolutely. From trendy apartments to cozy cabins, Vrbo offers a selection of rental places. Smaller groups will appreciate these two-bedroom properties in or near Manasquan:

  • With handy amenities like a kitchen and a water park, "One House Off The Beach" has all the ingredients you need for an enjoyable stay. Settle in and then venture out and explore your surrounds.
  • "Spring Lake Heights Summer Rental Memorial Day 2022" is another pleasant two-bedroom place. It has a nearby beach, a porch and much more.