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    Minerva's by the Sea

    13 West 7th Street, Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island, NJ 08006
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    “b b” (30 reviews)
    “great cook” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
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    62 reviews
    #8 of 12 hotels in Beach Haven
     
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    204 reviews
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Emma was fantastic and made me feel welcome. Checked in late and felt like i was home. My room..the mermaid room, was fantastic and breakfast...coffee both days were outstanding. This is an uncompleted-and non pretentious gem on LBI. Make it a weekend and enjoy the...More

    Thank warrensoitgoes
    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    This place is in a perfect location. Close to good food, beach and the bay. The morning will bring you great food and conversation. The Viking Village is within walking distance, Gourmet Coffee is nearby. Minerva’s is a no nonsense getaway that is certain to...More

    Thank pmensack
    Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded 4 October 2017

    Thanks so much for this kind review. We at Minerva's have a vision of what the "Minerva's experience" will be--relaxed, restful, visually and intellectually stimulating, but not overly so--. We also try to make the menu healthful-but-intriguingly-tasty. Sounds as if we met our goal with...More

    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Minerva's by the Sea is a great place to stay - we loved the Bed and Breakfast. It is a modern building with many amenities, very clean, quiet, peaceful and affordable. Emma, the proprietor, is a wonderful lady, so welcoming, charming and a great conversationalist....More

    Thank thefourpets
    Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded 30 August 2017

    I'm glad we could help you have a restful getaway. I love what we get to do here. Glad the little dog could keep you company also, but she is a very temporary thing: doing a favor for my daughter by babysitting the dog for...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    Spent 2 nights at Minerva's by the Sea to celebrate a friend's birthday. We had a great time. Minerva's is a clean, warm, friendly place to get together with friends/family to have fun and just relax. A good variety of fresh fruit, hot beverages, breakfast...More

    Thank dhunte69
    Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded 22 August 2017

    I'm so glad we were able to support your group's celebration! It was certainly fun hosting you! Hope to see you soon again.

    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    It's been a few years since I reviewed Minerva's, and I thought it fitting to update my opinion just to reiterate that Minerva's continues to provide a wonderful B&B experience on LBI. It's affordable, clean, well situated, and as other reviewers have attested, evokes the...More

    Thank Corey A
    Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded 21 August 2017

    It's loyal families like yours that make it fun to do what we try to do here: provide a low-keyed and elegant-but-affordable vacation for folks who don't own railroads! Glad you signed up for next year, so you can get that room that is your...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • 5
    • Location
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    • Barnegat Light
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    Traveller (13)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (2)
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms have their charms, but Neptune and Mermaid have decks"
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    "We had the Mermaid Suite with a balcony."
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    "every room is great!"
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