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Don't miss the fun in the sun even in the winter months

It is nice exercise to walk the Boardwalk in Ocean City, New Jersey. It is nice in the winter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Justin W
Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
Our favorite beach

Love this beach the best of all the beaches we have visited. I love the way their beach doesn't... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lisa S
Enola, Pennsylvania, United States
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With its quaint storefronts, amusement rides and Music Pier, Ocean City is everything you'd expect from the real Jersey shore. This family-friendly town boasts a two-mile boardwalk dotted with amusements, pizza parlors, and seaside stores.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ocean City, NJ 08226
+1 609-399-1412
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is nice exercise to walk the Boardwalk in Ocean City, New Jersey. It is nice in the winter months as there is no crowds like the summer and a lot of the businesses are open year round. I was able to visit two pizzerias...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Justin W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this beach the best of all the beaches we have visited. I love the way their beach doesn't drop off quickly when going into the water. Clean and family friendly.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

OCNJ is the best family vacation spot for people who enjoy beautiful beaches and a fantastic family friendly boardwalk. The boardwalk has just about any type of food, clothing and amusement rides you could imagine. Just bring tons of cash 😂

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank brunner5
Reviewed 12 December 2018

The Ocean City Boardwalk is like going home. Each time I walk it, it takes me back to my youth. It is a great place to bring your family.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pgfield
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Ocean City is just a great place to walk, visit and shop. Even though it's November, there were still plenty of shop and restaurants open.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely in any season. Even in October there were shops opened. Friendly people and because busy season is over some of the stores had great sales!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank winedn
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

This is not the boardwalk with all the noisy games and cheap balloon popping booths like some others along the Jersey Shore. This town is clearly for a better class of individuals. As one could see by the condition of the homes in this quaint...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

We have been visiting Ocean City for about 12 years now. We rent an awesome Condo overlooking the ocean and boardwalk. One of the very few that have both. We book through Renting OCNJ. The boardwalk is usually crowded in the summer, which is when...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BellaTwist
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Beautiful beaches, clean boardwalk. Lots of shopping for family Lots of places to choose from - bars, grills, pubs and restaurants.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Departure48999
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I've loved visiting OC for years. The boardwalk has been maintained better recently. The crews that work the early mornings are great at keeping up with trash. I only wish they'd add a couple more restrooms and signage for direction. Mayne you are here maps...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Megan S
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Marie F
4 September 2018|
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Response from Concetta08062 | Reviewed this property |
I have seen folks surf fishing and catching fish. Here is a link to information on surf fishing in Ocean City you might find helpful. Ocean City Vacations web page has a link for fishing, which includes places to fish... More
7 July 2018|
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Response from eaglesnesttraveler | Reviewed this property |
September is still an active ocean city. Check city website. Riding bikes for example would be splendid in September!