Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Forked River

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Forked River. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Forked River

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Forked River a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Popcorn Park Zoo (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Blackbeard's Cave Family Entertainment Center (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Jump Street Skate Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • River Lady Cruise (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Playdrome Lanes (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Bey Lea Municipal Golf Course (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Forked River

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 Forked River. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Double Trouble State Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Huddy Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Island Beach State Park Entrance (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Seaside Park Beach (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Shelter Cove Park (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Cattus Island County Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Forked River

The nearest airport is in Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), located 23.8 mi (38.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), which is 32.2 mi (51.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Forked River?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 722 holiday lettings around Forked River. From 505 Houses to 155 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Forked River?

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 Forked River:

  • South Beach Haven: 331 holiday homes
  • Brant Beach: 444 holiday homes
  • North Beach Haven: 914 holiday homes
  • Peahala Park: 264 holiday homes
  • Barnegat Light: 637 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 Forked River?

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

  • Six Flags Great Adventure: 52 holiday lettings
  • Bay Head Beach: 1,494 holiday lettings
  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park: 1,888 holiday lettings
  • Fisherman's Cove Conservation Area: 1,530 holiday lettings
  • Coin Castle: 1,610 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Forked River 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 Forked River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 505 Houses in Forked River. Our other popular types of Forked River holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 155 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 23 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Forked River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 109 holiday homes with pool available in Forked River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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