Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Ship Bottom

The area's entertainment and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Ship Bottom. Renowned for its island views, surfing and beaches, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Ship Bottom

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

  • Hartland Miniature Golf & Arcade (0.7 mi / 1 km)
  • Eagleswood Amusement Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Settler's Mill Adventure Golf (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Thundering Surf Waterpark (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Viking Village (8 mi / 12.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ship Bottom

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Ship Bottom. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brant Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Spray Beach (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Bass River State Forest (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Brigantine Beach (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ship Bottom

Fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), the closest airport, located 24.8 mi (39.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 53 mi (85.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Ship Bottom?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,339 holiday lettings near Ship Bottom. From 1,130 Houses to 153 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ship Bottom is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ship Bottom?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ship Bottom:

  • South Beach Haven: 348 holiday homes
  • Brant Beach: 453 holiday homes
  • North Beach Haven: 941 holiday homes
  • Peahala Park: 276 holiday homes
  • Barnegat Light: 648 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Ship Bottom?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ship Bottom. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hartland Miniature Golf & Arcade: 1,544 holiday lettings
  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park: 1,916 holiday lettings
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center: 2,047 holiday lettings
  • Golden Nugget Atlantic City Casino: 2,108 holiday lettings
  • Atlantic City Rail Terminal: 2,091 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ship Bottom listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ship Bottom?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,130 Houses in Ship Bottom. Our other popular types of Ship Bottom holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 153 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 16 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ship Bottom?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 138 holiday homes with pool available in Ship Bottom. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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