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Whether you are looking for sun-drenched beaches or outdoor activities in beautiful countryside, New Jersey has plenty to offer. Why not consider renting a self-catering chalet or a beachfront house? You and your family will have so much more space than in restricted hotel rooms. There will be room for all your sports equipment, and you will be able to organize your time just as you wish. What's more, a fully equipped kitchen will allow you to cook your family's favourite food rather than eating in restaurants every day.
Those who love the great outdoors should head for the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, which runs along the Delaware River for forty miles. Here you can go rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking or fishing, or simply admire the stunning waterfalls. There is a huge range of hiking trails to choose from as well as historic sites to visit. In winter, you can enjoy cross-country skiing near Blue Mountain Lakes, and birdwatchers might be lucky enough to catch sight of bald eagles. If you are looking for a change, visit one of New Jersey's eleven lighthouses that are open to public, such as the one in Cape May. For art and history enthusiasts, New Jersey State Museum in Trenton has historic artefacts and American fine art from the nineteenth century to the present day as well as a Planetarium.
New Jersey holiday rentals for families
Families with children will be spoiled for choice at Wildwoods, where there are five miles of beaches and a two-mile Boardwalk with amusements, eateries and shops. Visit the Ocean Oasis Waterpark or the Raging Water Waterpark, and enjoy the many free festivals and events. Liberty State Park has spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline with the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Budding scientists will make a beeline for the Liberty Science Center, an interactive museum. Other activities at the park include boating and canoeing on the Hudson River and in New York Bay, as well as hiking, cycling and nature walks. Animal lovers will not want to miss Six Flags Great Adventure, Wild Safari and Hurricane Harbor, a huge drive-through safari which also has a theme park.
Saving money on New Jersey holiday rentals
A holiday in New Jersey doesn't have to cost a fortune; you could choose the low-cost option of self-catering accommodation rather than a pricey hotel. Whether you fancy a cottage by the Delaware River or an apartment by the beach, we can offer you excellent value with our range of rental properties. Before you make that final decision, why not read through some of our genuine user reviews? There is a wealth of activities that awaits you in New Jersey, and we can help you enjoy your holiday to the full.