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Favorite NJ Beach

Clean, beautiful, and uncrowded this time of year. Great for long walks and finding shells. You... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
West2East17
via mobile
Beautiful and well kept, the best beach on the NJ shore for sure

Beautiful beyond belief. Wide beaches, great life guards, the best place ever. Been a fan since 1955

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Amy B
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West Milford NJ
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  • Average2%
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Avalon and Stone Harbor are the two towns on this barrier island.
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Stone Harbor, NJ
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+1 800-227-2297
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, beautiful, and uncrowded this time of year. Great for long walks and finding shells. You might even spot dolphins going by. My favorite of the Jersey beaches by far.

1  Thank West2East17
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Beautiful beyond belief. Wide beaches, great life guards, the best place ever. Been a fan since 1955

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This beach , at the time of my visit , was not very crowded and it was a beautiful place to spend a relaxing day... a must visit for anyone visiting Stone Harbor and Avalon...

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The beach is great for taking long walks along the water. The rake machines sweep the beach each early morning.

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The beach is beautiful and clean. The life guards are very attentive and allow a feeling of safety on the beach. A great beach to spend time at.

Thank icutler2
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful, clean and well maintained beach. The water was clear, a little chilly, but it is the Atlantic in Jersey! The first day got entirely too crowded as we were staying at the Desert Sand resort and just walked up 79th. We were...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The beaches here are superb. Never tire of the marvelous beaches and the family friendly communities of Stone Harbor and Avalon. Every year it's like coming "back home" to one of our favorite places ever!

1  Thank sharyur_123
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The beaches are clean the way the water rolls up it doesn't crash your feet it just rolls up its nice the people are nice no loud music very accommodating they really have a nice place the ramps we walk up the boards the planks...More

2  Thank geo5150
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I absolutely love the beach in Stone Harbor and Avalon. Been coming her for more than 40 years. My favorite place to be.

Thank LibbyMY
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach. No hotels on the beach just beautiful homes and perfect clean sand. Been coming here for 25 plus years.

Thank KIM W
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Janice S
19 August 2018|
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Response from Kevin K | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not at every street. You should go to the Lifeguard Headquarters at 96th Street or call the recreation office and find out the locations where you can rent beach umbrellas.
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Newks123
24 July 2018|
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Response from Kevin K | Reviewed this property |
There are also porta-potties at 122nd street.
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Chris M
15 July 2018|
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Response from Kevin K | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are also food stands at a few of the beaches that sell cold drinks, snacks, and ice cream.
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