Destination guide

The captivating city of Surf City awaits you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Surf City. Travellers especially like the beaches, surfing and cycling in this relaxing and walkable city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Surf City

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Surf City a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hartland Miniature Golf & Arcade (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Eagleswood Amusement Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Viking Village (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Settler's Mill Adventure Golf (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Thundering Surf Waterpark (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park (7.4 mi / 12 km)

Seasonal weather in Surf City

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Surf City

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Surf City. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brant Beach (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Spray Beach (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Bass River State Forest (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Surf City

Fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), the closest airport, located 25.9 mi (41.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 52.9 mi (85.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Surf City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,283 holiday lettings around Surf City. From 1,087 Houses to 143 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 Surf City?

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 Surf City:

  • South Beach Haven: 333 holiday homes
  • Brant Beach: 449 holiday homes
  • North Beach Haven: 921 holiday homes
  • Peahala Park: 269 holiday homes
  • Barnegat Light: 636 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 Surf City?

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

  • Sandbar Golf: 1,380 holiday lettings
  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park: 1,893 holiday lettings
  • Coin Castle: 1,621 holiday lettings
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center: 2,023 holiday lettings
  • Casino Pier: 1,616 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Surf City 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 Surf City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,087 Houses in Surf City. Our other popular types of Surf City holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 143 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 13 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 Surf City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 132 holiday homes with pool available in Surf City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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