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Address: Spring Lake, NJ

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Beautiful Beach

We walked from Belmar on the beach to The Washington Ave Beach to meet some friends. The beach was clean and it was less crowded than Belmar. The boardwalk and facilities are very... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2015
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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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368 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Extremely clean. Easy to park. Not crowded at all. Ban on coolers strictly enforced - well worth the $10 per person cost.

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1 Thank BBBBTravel
New Jersey
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I always have enjoyed Spring Lake beaches. Growing up we had a house in Spring Lake and spent a lot of time in the area. I like that the beaches are kept clean by not allowing people to eat or bring large coolers on the beach. However last week I notices quite a few people eating plenty of food on... More 

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Morris County, New Jersey
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136 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I have taken every opportunity when I am doing business or visiting in the area to stop off at this beach for a quiet moment particularly in the winter. Many folks run or jog on the boardwalk. It has been replaced since Hurricane Sandy. It is a nice spot off season to eat lunch between appointments. The beach is always... More 

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Thank Sue S
Summit, New Jersey
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28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We just spent a nice afternoon at the beach in Spring Lake, NJ. I do not know why people say you cannot bring water- if you have it in your bag ( not in a cooler) you seem to be able to bring water. Water was not too rough on the day we were there- and we stayed until the... More 

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Thank Schmitty69
Brooklyn, New York
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Way too many rules. No food on the beach. No coolers on the beach. No WATER on the beach. The beach staff was rude.

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2 Thank Joann S
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Beach was very quiet and had soft beautiful sand. It it a great place for families as well and also had a nice walking area boardwalk.

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Thank BigVin2014
Pine Ridge, Florida
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270 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Did not have a long time to spend here but, Beautiful, clean beach -- you don't have to walk a mile or more to get there... try it! Beach is close to the boardwalk, beautiful homes, nice places to eat -- just an all around perfect place to be! We prefer the Beach in South jersey But this we very... More 

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New York City, New York
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1,160 reviews
733 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,396 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

We walked from Belmar on the beach to The Washington Ave Beach to meet some friends. The beach was clean and it was less crowded than Belmar. The boardwalk and facilities are very nice too.

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2 Thank Luvs2TravelAnywhere
Elizabeth, New Jersey
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40 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Excellent beach for the locals and local hotel guests.Clean white sand, beautiful boardwalk with no honky-tonk attractions. Not a destination for day trippers. Good for adults and families with children

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Blackwood, New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Beautiful, clean beach -- you don't have to walk a mile or more to get there... try it! Beach is close to the boardwalk, beautiful homes, nice places to eat -- just an all around perfect place to be!

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