Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Long Beach Island

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Long Beach Island. Renowned for its surfing, theme park and whale watching, this city welcomes all visitors. 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.


Activities and attractions in Long Beach Island

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Long Beach Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Steel Pier (23.8 mi / 38.2 km)
  • Hartland Miniature Golf & Arcade (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Eagleswood Amusement Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Settler's Mill Adventure Golf (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Thundering Surf Waterpark (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Fantasy Island Amusement Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Long Beach Island

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Long Beach Island

Travellers enjoy Long Beach Island for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Long Beach Island. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brant Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Spray Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Bass River State Forest (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Double Trouble State Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Island Beach State Park Entrance (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Long Beach Island

Fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), the closest airport, located 24.9 mi (40 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), which is 36.8 mi (59.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Long Beach Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,531 holiday rentals near Long Beach Island. From 1,244 Houses to 200 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Long Beach Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Long Beach Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Long Beach Island. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Atlantic City Rail Terminal Airport (ZRA): 2,086 holiday rentals
  • Atlantic City: 1,494 holiday rentals
  • Beach Haven: 1,111 holiday rentals
  • Berkeley Township: 1,234 holiday rentals
  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center: 2,024 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Long Beach Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Long Beach Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Long Beach Island with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Atlantic City: 1,494 holiday homes
  • Beach Haven: 1,111 holiday homes
  • Berkeley Township: 1,234 holiday homes
  • Brigantine: 955 holiday homes
  • Seaside Park: 729 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Long Beach Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Long Beach Island. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jacques Cousteau Coastal Center: 2,024 holiday rentals
  • Sandbar Golf: 1,374 holiday rentals
  • Days of Olde Antique Center: 2,526 holiday rentals
  • Thundering Surf Waterpark: 1,889 holiday rentals
  • Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst: 19 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Long Beach Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Long Beach Island

Atlantic City
1,494 holiday rentals
Beach Haven
1,111 holiday rentals
Berkeley Township
1,234 holiday rentals
955 holiday rentals
Seaside Park
729 holiday rentals
Long Beach Township
1,324 holiday rentals
Ship Bottom
1,299 holiday rentals
Seaside Heights
797 holiday rentals
Ocean City
2,421 holiday rentals
35 holiday rentals
Ventnor City
1,543 holiday rentals
1,439 holiday rentals
Surf City
1,278 holiday rentals
Little Egg Harbor
1,584 holiday rentals
Margate City
1,644 holiday rentals
Harvey Cedars
1,053 holiday rentals
964 holiday rentals
Toms River
1,068 holiday rentals
1,486 holiday rentals
Stafford Township
1,308 holiday rentals