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Sea Bright used to be a good public beach.Sandy destroyed it hit has been a slow recovery. It is... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Peter F
Staten Island, New York
Ok place

The boardwalk is tiny. The beach is ok but very crowded on good weather days. Parking can be costly... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
New York City, New York
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1099 Ocean Ave, Sea Bright, NJ 07760-2178
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe I am biased because, growing up in Red Bank, I spent the vast majority of my summer days in Sea Bright. This beach is clean, family oriented, and there's no busy boardwalk to distract you from the sun, sand and surf. There are some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Sea Bright used to be a good public beach.Sandy destroyed it hit has been a slow recovery. It is sad but the beach isn't great and the fees are quite high.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I hadn’t been to Sea Bright Beach this year until yesterday. I prefer as Asbury due to its diverse crowd, boardwalk and nightlife, but I did not realize what a fantastic job the county government has done with the beach in Sea Bright. Clearly there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank RdWarriorNJ
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The boardwalk is tiny. The beach is ok but very crowded on good weather days. Parking can be costly too Bad place for bike riding

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Radiomike33
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve visited the shore my whole life. I’ve never been to Sea Bright but heard good things. It is a great place to spend the day! Cute eateries, guarded beaches, and white sandy beaches. A few things: 1. There is a lot of construction. I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank swardell76
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Seabright Beach is a nice place for families, and near some cool shops and restaurants. Could not be a better place for a simple day at the shore. However parking is a nightmare, and unless you are there very, very early it is impossible. Leaving...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The Jersey Shore — sea Bright public beach is a beautiful white sandy beach with ocean waves. We enjoyed another great summer weekend here.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The shoreline is pretty long into the sea...Not too deep so you can play ball. The sand is smooth for children to build castles. Before the shore extends into the sea, there is a trough so water is going like backwaters, giving a pool effect....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The beach was ok, but there is a lot of construction everywhere! EVERYWHERE! The shops on Ocean are open. Also, pay parking is the name of the game here! Very clean once past the construction!

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank mayorriven
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I rode my bike down 36 for a few miles. Cruised back to the beach and jumped in the water. Just fantastic! Hung out on the beach with umbrella as it was a scorcher. Still caught enough sun. I can't praise Sea Bright enough. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Lori T
29 August 2018|
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Response from swardell76 | Reviewed this property |
Not when we were there. The sea was rough but we didn’t see or feel a lot of sea life.
29 July 2018|
Response from sgoldfond |
Sorry. Spelling errors.
Selena G
30 June 2018|
Response from G0ldlion | Reviewed this property |
The public (pay beach) usually closes at 6, meaning, the lifeguards are off duty. After the lifeguards are gone, you can swim all night..I guess. There are the beach cops, but you don't see much of them. the public beach... More