Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Long Branch

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Long Branch. This city is walkable and romantic, recognised for its restaurants, bars and shopping. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Long Branch

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Long Branch a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Asbury Park Boardwalk (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Asbury Splash Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Shark River Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Hominy Hill Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • 4JG's Orchards & Vineyards (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Cruz Golf Country Club (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Long Branch

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Long Branch

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Long Branch is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Hartshorne Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Ocean Grove Beach (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Dorbrook Park Recreation Area (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Silver Lake (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Belmar Beach and Boardwalk (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Long Branch

The nearest airport is in Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Linden, NJ (LDJ), which is 25.4 mi (40.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Long Branch?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 823 holiday lettings around Long Branch. From 663 Houses to 84 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 Long Branch?

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 Long Branch:

  • Brooklyn: 1,055 holiday homes
  • Queens: 5,365 holiday homes
  • Coney Island: 20 holiday homes
  • Staten Island: 848 holiday homes
  • Rockaway Beach: 31 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 Long Branch?

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

  • Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park: 884 holiday lettings
  • New Jersey Repertory Company: 883 holiday lettings
  • Broadway Center: 885 holiday lettings
  • Monmouth University: 915 holiday lettings
  • MAC at Monmouth University: 918 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Long Branch 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 Long Branch?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 663 Houses in Long Branch. Our other popular types of Long Branch holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 51 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Long Branch?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 129 holiday homes with pool available in Long Branch. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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