Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Point Pleasant Beach 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 kitchens. Prices start at $250 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Point Pleasant Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Relaxation in Point Pleasant Beach vacation home rentals

Point Pleasant Beach is one of the most popular summer resorts on New Jersey’s scenic Barnegat Peninsula. Its famous boardwalk is an iconic landmark, combining family-friendly entertainment with the same ocean views that first enchanted real estate developers back in the 1870s. The former farmland was swiftly transformed into a stylish seaside town with many elegant hotels, summer houses, and beachfront pavilions. The lure of the Jersey Shore is just as strong today, with Point Pleasant Beach vacation rentals providing the perfect gateway to its sun-drenched beaches, gourmet restaurants, and eye-catching attractions.

Things to do

Tourist attractions near Point Pleasant Beach vacation homes

Jenkinson’s Aquarium, a highlight of the Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk, has been a firm favorite since 1991. The aquarium offers a chance to view the marine life of the Atlantic Ocean at close quarters and learn more about the world’s precious underwater habitats. Feeding penguins, stroking stingrays, and coming face-to-face with sharks are just some of the memories that visitors take away with them. A program of behind-the-scenes tours and special theme days widens the remit. The aquarium is open year-round but seasonal hours of operation vary, so check with the venue before you visit.

Activities

Things to do near Point Pleasant Beach vacation homes

Whether it’s browsing for memorabilia in the antique center, window-shopping on Arnold Avenue, or simply soaking up the ambience in a beachside café, Point Pleasant Beach offers the ultimate in relaxing retreats. The sparkling sand beaches, gently lapped by crystal-clear waves, are safe and enjoyable playgrounds for the whole family. Sport fishing, scuba diving, and sailing keep water babies busy, while thrill-seekers can parasail high above the peninsula or skim through the surf on a jet ski. Point Pleasant Beach vacation rentals put you in charge of the program, with soothing home comforts to complete each exciting day.

Weather

Local weather in Point Pleasant Beach vacation homes

The temperate climate of the Barnegat Peninsula ensures a long beach season that in a good year stretches from March through October. During the hottest months of high summer, the benefits of Point Pleasant Beach vacation rentals with a pool come into their own. The intense sun of July and August is mitigated by refreshing ocean breezes. Alfresco dining is possible even in the depths of winter, thanks to the warming effect of the Atlantic Gulf Stream, so it’s a good time to book Point Pleasant Beach vacation rentals with a barbecue and patio deck at low-season rates.

Natural features

Point Pleasant Beach—part of a national network

Barnegat Bay forms part of the Intracoastal Waterway that runs the length of the US Atlantic Coast and Gulf of Mexico, from Boston, MA to Brownsville, TX. This vast transportation route enters the bay at Point Pleasant Canal, which in turns connects with the Manasquan Inlet, a famous East Coast surfing spot known for its spectacular sunsets. The Manasquan River State Wildlife Management Area provides a protected haven for wading birds, with a network of trails offering the chance to spot wildlife in its natural habitat.

Beaches

Best beaches near Point Pleasant Beach vacation homes

The beaches of Point Pleasant Beach are one of its biggest draws. Vacation homes are available near places like Manasquan Beach, a serene beach with gentle waters for swimming, and Sea Girt Beach, a white-sand beach with a historic lighthouse and a boardwalk with food and shops. You'll also like Point Pleasant Beach, an oceanfront beach with a lively boardwalk and opportunities for swimming and diving.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Point Pleasant Beach

The nearest airport is in Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), which is 42.4 mi (68.3 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Point Pleasant Beach?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,197 vacation rentals around Point Pleasant Beach. From 879 house rentals to 179 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a seaside property in Point Pleasant Beach?

Perhaps it's the magnificent sea views, or maybe it's the chance to lounge around from sunrise to sunset. But there's just something about a beach vacation that appeals to all of us. Fortunately, there are 424 beachside vacation rentals to cast yourself away to. Alternatively, you might like to try a different sort of vacation setting. Vrbo has countless properties to pick from, including:

  • 218 ocean-view vacation rentals.
  • 186 beach-view vacation rentals.
  • 174 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Point Pleasant Beach?

If you want an authentic vacation experience and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 809 houses currently available on Vrbo. Prices begin at $100 a night. Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other sought-after property options, such as:

  • Apartment: 96 vacation homes. Prices start from $108 per night.
  • Condo: 84 vacation homes. Prices start from $50 per night.
  • Cottage: 45 vacation homes. Prices start from $109 per night.

Can I stay in Point Pleasant Beach in a large group?

There's nothing quite like being somewhere totally new with close friends and family. The great news is Vrbo has some places to suit large groups. House vacation homes are the favorite option for larger sized groups, with 183 listed here. The vacation rentals that can cater to large groups here include:

  • If yours is a party of 8, we've got 428 vacation homes ideal for that size. Spend a night for as little as $114.
  • If you have 6 in your party, you'll be happy to find out that there are 396 vacation homes suitable. You can get one for as little as $143 a night.
  • Going away with 10 guests? We have 328 vacation homes that will suit. Prices start from $182 a night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your dad, your grandpa and all your buddies to Point Pleasant Beach.

Where are the cheapest rentals in Point Pleasant Beach?

Reduce those pesky accommodation expenses when you organize your stay with Vrbo. You'll discover plenty of awesome rentals and save loads of cash! Forked River is a good area to look at if you want to keep your budget under control. Vrbo has 5 rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable $165 per night. You'll find another 179 Vrbo rentals awaiting you in or around Ocean Grove. The average price here is $322 a night.

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