Where to stay around New Jersey Shore?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,216 holiday lettings near New Jersey Shore. From 3,274 Houses to 380 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover New Jersey Shore area.

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 HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • New York: 5,452 holiday homes
  • Manhattan: 3,569 holiday homes
  • New York: 15,994 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 961 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,205 holiday homes

HomeAway 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: 5,452 holiday lettings
  • Jersey City: 5,037 holiday lettings
  • Cape May: 1,793 holiday lettings
  • Hoboken: 5,042 holiday lettings
  • Rehoboth Beach: 2,796 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:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK): 5,263 self catering accommodations
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR): 5,233 self catering accommodations
  • Wall Street Heliport (JRB): 5,397 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?

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

  • New York City Police Museum: 5,365 holiday rentals
  • Starland Ballroom: 97 holiday rentals
  • Brooklyn Bridge: 5,335 holiday rentals
  • World Trade Center: 5,401 holiday rentals
  • New York City Fire Museum: 5,395 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Jersey Shore listed on HomeAway 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.

Make a holiday villa on the Jersey Shore, USA your home away from home

Jersey Shore is the holiday destination of choice for many people in the USA’s northeast corner. It offers long, white sandy beaches, modern resorts and a wealth of activities to suit every member of the family. At a Jersey Shore self-catering holiday rental you could enjoy a relaxing beach holiday, or experience the vibrant entertainment and nightlife of Atlantic City.

Things to do on the Jersey Shore, USA

The most obvious attraction for visitors at Jersey Shore self-catering holiday villas is the 127-mile stretch of beaches and resorts. Popular family destinations here include Ocean City and Wildwood. The latter offers a pristine beach, often rated as the best in New Jersey, backed up by a boardwalk that stretches for almost two miles. Morey’s Piers are where the main amusements are located, with a giant wheel and rollercoaster, all complemented by shopping and eateries.

Meanwhile Ocean City is another attractive holiday destination for anyone planning a trip to a holiday rental on the Jersey Shore. This resort also offers an extensive boardwalk that dates to the late-19th Century. It boasts amusement parks and shops, all overlooking an immaculate white beach, where you’ll find all kinds of water sports on offer.

For altogether more grown up fun, many people head for Atlantic City for Jersey Shore accommodation. Gambling is legal here, and the resort is home to a host of casinos, including Ceasar’s Palace, together with vibrant nightlife. If this isn’t quite your thing then the waterfront at Atlantic City offers a free public beach, and all kinds of fun-packed activities and amusements by day.

Places to visit on holiday on the Jersey Shore, USA

If you’d like to get away from all the fast-paced action of the coastal resorts then you could head inland from a Jersey Shore holiday villa to the Pine Barrens. This large forested area is popular in New Jersey as a camping and hiking destination, and remains almost completely untouched by modern development. It’s home to unique eco-systems, with a variety of orchid species, as well as some carniverous plants.

Weather on the Jersey Shore, USA

If you arrive at a Jersey Shore self-catering villa rental in the summer you can expect hot and humid conditions, with temperatures reaching the low-30s. Spring and Autumn weather here tends to be warm, while winter temperatures are known to drop dramatically, with snowfall relatively common at this time of year.

Cheap Flights to the Jersey Shore, USA

The major international airports serving Jersey Shore vacation rentals are Philadelphia (PHL) and Newark (EWR), which can be reached from the UK via Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN) and Birmingham (BHX) with British Airways and Continental.

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)

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)