Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Long Beach Island

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Long Beach Island. Renowned for its surfing, theme park and whale watching, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Long Beach Island

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Long Beach Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Steel Pier (23.8 mi / 38.2 km)
  • Hartland Miniature Golf & Arcade (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Eagleswood Amusement Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Settler's Mill Adventure Golf (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Thundering Surf Waterpark (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Long Beach Island

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Long Beach Island

Travellers enjoy Long Beach Island for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Long Beach Island. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brant Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Spray Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Bass River State Forest (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Double Trouble State Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Island Beach State Park Entrance (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Long Beach Island

Fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), the closest airport, located 24.9 mi (40 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), which is 36.8 mi (59.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Long Beach Island?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,418 holiday lettings around Long Beach Island. From 1,157 houses to 180 flats & apartments, 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Long Beach Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Long Beach Island. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • A-Zone: 180 holiday homes
  • Long Beach Township: 1,245 holiday homes
  • Brigantine: 893 holiday homes
  • New Jersey Shore: 7,692 holiday homes
  • Ocean City: 2,439 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Long Beach Island! 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 Long Beach Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Long Beach Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Long Beach Township: 1,245 holiday lettings
  • Brigantine: 893 holiday lettings
  • Ocean City: 2,439 holiday lettings
  • Galloway: 781 holiday lettings
  • Jackson: 33 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Long Beach Island? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Long Beach Island. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park: 1,785 holiday rentals
  • Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst: 19 holiday rentals
  • Lucy the Elephant: 2,758 holiday rentals
  • FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center: 1,843 holiday rentals
  • Coin Castle: 1,515 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Long Beach Island listed on 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.

Explore destinations around Long Beach Island

Long Beach Township
1,245 holiday rentals
893 holiday rentals
Ocean City
2,439 holiday rentals
781 holiday rentals
33 holiday rentals
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Seaside Park
710 holiday rentals
Atlantic City
1,493 holiday rentals
Seaside Heights
779 holiday rentals
Ship Bottom
1,224 holiday rentals
Harvey Cedars
987 holiday rentals
Beach Haven
1,049 holiday rentals
Toms River
1,004 holiday rentals
930 holiday rentals
Lakewood Township
1,116 holiday rentals
Margate City
1,610 holiday rentals
Ventnor City
1,541 holiday rentals
Berkeley Township
1,188 holiday rentals
Surf City
1,203 holiday rentals
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