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Belmar Beach and Boardwalk

Open today: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Better than expected

Excellent boardwalk you can stroll up and down all day long and listen to the waves. Nothing more... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Easy Walking

Walking the boardwalk is easy. The views of the ocean are perfect the beach is pristine.Plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wrentham, Massachusetts
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  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Ocean Avenue, From First to Twentieth Avenues, Belmar, NJ 07719
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All reviews across the street day trip off season life guards board walk spring lake the jersey shore metered parking on duty rest rooms labor day younger crowd bathroom facilities per hour soft sand few blocks plenty of parking
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent boardwalk you can stroll up and down all day long and listen to the waves. Nothing more relaxing than a day at the beach! Went after Labor Day and was very serene, I’d expect it to be packed during the summer though.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lferraiola
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking the boardwalk is easy. The views of the ocean are perfect the beach is pristine.Plenty of restaurants along the way to stop for food or drink .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank suelohnes55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of teens, families with kids. Being on the beach reminded me of when I was a little kid, and mom just finished a serious house cleaning, with company coming. "Don't sit on that chair" "stay away from the coffee table" "don't walk on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great town to enjoy the surf and beach any time of year! Spring, summer, fall or winter it’s alway great to enjoy this wonderful town.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nick F
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

A gorgeous view. We did not swim due to the cooler weather, but the water was blue and clear. We lucked out and happened to be on the beach as the kite festival was setting up. I would definitely be interested to see how it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank William V
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The best thing we happen to enjoy about walking on Belmar's Jersey Shore Boardwalk are the convenience and choices of multiplicity assortment-selection of the varieties of establishments and eateries just across the street as you stroll along the Belmar portion of their Boardwalk at their...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Went to beach I understand the life guards are watching the water but after they practically ran over my feet with the jeep mind you I am not on top of the water they choose to harass you the rest of the day and ride...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 10 September 2018

First visit to Belmar in 30 years. Beach was wonderful. We loved the new boardwalk without any disrupted view. Only one beach front shop at the southern end of the boardwalk and it was a nice shop in a shipping container. Very clean. Well attended....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jackiepaddy
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Well maintained clean beach with boardwalk quiet weekdays, nice place to walk around enjoy summer !!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LoveCamel
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend come down here to walk the boardwalk. Plenty of parking for free. The boardwalk is very clean and inviting. Great views of the ocean and houses along the water. Great place to walk and get some exercise.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank doug6458
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Tammy Y
17 August 2018|
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Response from ctombs1 | Reviewed this property |
The most likely reason is they are concerned people will be bringing alcohol which is prohibited. Or trash will be left behind.
6 August 2018|
Response from rcl69 | Reviewed this property |
All NJ beaches require payment during the summer. Prices vary by town. Find a pool right now as most beaches are not allowing swimming due to storm runoff i.e. sewage. You would think by now they had that problem solved.