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Point Pleasant Beach

Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
+1 732-892-1118
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An expensive beach to visit

Point pleasant is a nice beach with a nice boardwalk. It is smaller than the other boardwalks but... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
North Plainfield, New Jersey
Beautiful clean beach

Nice clean beach. Must pay to enter. There is a shower for that unwanted sand, and also a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Located south of New York City, this beach is known for its sea kayak zone.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“nice beach” (49 reviews)
“tiki bar” (19 reviews)
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
+1 732-892-1118
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Point pleasant is a nice beach with a nice boardwalk. It is smaller than the other boardwalks but more expensive. Parking is the most of the boardwalk beaches if you can find it. Parking gets full very quickly. The charge to get on the beach...More

Thank Bobhikes27
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice clean beach. Must pay to enter. There is a shower for that unwanted sand, and also a bathhouse.

Thank bethannez
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great very wide beach. Umbrella and chair rentals available. Restaurant and bar. You are permitted to bring your purchased drinks to the beach - one at a time. Family oriented. Would highly recommend. Restrooms and showers - very clean and no charge.

Thank brat13
Reviewed 1 week ago

The boardwalk and beach were both clean and well kept. The ocean view was gorgeous! There were plenty of seats and benches to relax on and watch the waves.

Thank Dorothy / Thoma... M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took the family here and had a ball. You do have to pay to enter the beach. $10 for adults....to enter all day even after its closed. After 5, you will not be able to enter. The food and drinks are great. We took...More

1  Thank Kym A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've had the opportunity to enjoy great beaches on both our east and west coasts and on numerous islands, and I can say that the beaches at Point Pleasant Beach are among the finest I've experienced - wide, clean, with fine white sand and easy...More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the beach for a day trip from NWNJ. Go early to get a parking spot and spot on the beach, that's the secret. Lots of colleg kids on the day we were there, a Monday. Nice to be able to get an adult...More

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What in all God's good earth happened to this area??? It's as if after hurricane Sandy this place took a turn for the worst. Once again, memories, good ones, is all I have until last night. This beach is filthy and I do not recommend...More

Thank Tashakane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is really very good & beautiful long beach , about one & half run from Jersey city, beach is very long, neat & clean, full of people enjoying with different ways,sea water is really cold but enjoyable, entry to beach is paid, 9 dollar...More

Thank Neelam G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jenk's is a very well run beach. They care about their seasonal badge holders, as well as daily visitors. They respect the quiet and relaxation that most beach visitors desire. And, in turn, they have areas set aside for sports and bars and restaurants and...More

1  Thank LeisureTimeTravelers
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Rhiannon O
How much should a family of 4 expect to spend for a morning/afternoon outing at the beach and boardwalk? Parking, food, games etc? We are coming in from out of state and are trying to budget. Thanks!
12 June 2017|
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Response from roaminfred | Reviewed this property |
really do it on the cheap, park down towards the railway station on street free, or in the railway station, car park, you can also find plenty of lovely little places to eat in the Town half hour steady walk away, check... More
is the beach dog friendly?
17 September 2016|
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Response from catrine111 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Never saw any dogs on beach or boardwalk. Maybe if you go off season.
Mi G
what time they open the beach?
24 July 2016|
Response from AnGee W | Reviewed this property |
Not 100% sure but a lifeguard is on duty from 9am