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Long Beach Island

Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ
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Favorite Jersey Beach

I'm not happy with the new people that are now coming to the island. The island is not what it used... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Woodstown, New Jersey
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Fun family vacation spot

This is a fun beach town. You won't find any high rises or large chain hotels. Fabulous beach area... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Richard J
Baltimore, Maryland
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Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I'm not happy with the new people that are now coming to the island. The island is not what it used to be! It's a beautiful place but it seems to be drawing a different crowd these days that I'm not happy about! More crime...More

Thank LBIblonde1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a fun beach town. You won't find any high rises or large chain hotels. Fabulous beach area. LBI and adjacent towns have many excellent dining options. From casual to fine ding, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are vacationing for the first time or visiting from out of town...DO NOT PARK within 25 feet of an intersection. There are no posted signs or posted lines and the State of NJ requires you to know this ordinance.... YOU WILL BE TICKETED

2  Thank capdoc2025
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It has been a while since I used this word in my reviews, Exceptional. We visited Beach Haven a few days back. It was purely a half day trip. There were 15+ people in our group. I goto a lot of beaches in NJ but...More

Thank Asad I
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

OK, it's a little further down the Garden State Parkway than you may want to go, but it's worth the trip once you arrive. A few caveats: -Don't be in a hurry when you get on the Island. After all that's why you're going in...More

1  Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 5 days ago

When you cross over the last bridge on your way to this wonderful family oriented beach island in NJ you can feel the stress of everyday life melt away. Lots of beautiful beaches to chose from some like Beach Haven that have showers for day...More

Thank 4onpark
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tonight's visit to Octupus's Garden was disappointing. This restaurant has a noise level that hinges on intolerable. You cannot easily hear the person sitting across the table from you. They have added carpeting and window treatments but it sounds like everyone is yelling. As for...More

Thank Irvingtonbaby
Reviewed 6 days ago

Do you like the beach? The recently renovated, wide open beaches with beautiful dunes with dune grass beckon the vacationer. The beaches are full on a sunny day, but not overly crowded. You can walk the length of the beaches, or from Beach Haven to...More

Thank satin6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great family vacation spot. Very safe and lots to do if you like the ocean. Swimming, surfing, fishing, kayaking, hiking, biking or just plain walking......A great location. The only unpleasant aspect is the long wait in traffic to get on the island on Saturday when...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 10 days in Surf City in July this summer. Beach was awesome..like any shore town, the food is meh, but we go for the waves ands sun.

Thank jrpard0
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5 August 2017|
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Response from Foodie1336 | Reviewed this property |
The north end has more room for walking biking and dogs. barnegat light has a dog park that you can take your dog but must show proof of shots. Go to e 7th street (twnshp bldg) to get a week pass for $10. There are usually... More
9 July 2017|
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Response from bobwinitsky | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are you will need a beach pass. They are available at the township offices or you can purchase them from the "beach badge checkers"
Mari M
16 June 2017|
Response from UU J | Reviewed this property |
Call the Island Realtors. They handle 85% of all rentals.