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Point Pleasant Beach

Address: Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Beaches, Outdoors
Activities: Kayaking
Owner description: Located south of New York City, this beach is known for its sea kayak zone.
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Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Beaches, Outdoors
Activities: Kayaking
Owner description: Located south of New York City, this beach is known for its sea kayak zone.
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Blairstown, New Jersey
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We normally park our lounge chairs by Jenks so we can here there music and they are great about using there rest room... just order something beats the public rr

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Hudson, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Great place to retire if you love the beach, great place to raise your kids. Nice area for all to enjoy.

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basking ridge, nj
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
8 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Good sand, clean beach, parking can be expensive so park around the lake, where there are no meters. Fun Boardwalk with rides and games for all ages. Good restaurants in town. Something for everyone.

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New Windsor, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Police officer gave me ticket was not aa happy camper first ticket I ever had in 50 years. Other then that hotel was great .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We took a chance and attended this festival. It was very crowded but worth it. Great food- Just get yourself to the area early and by mid afternoon - head to the beach! The band The Funktion was so amazing- had the crowd going early on. Normally this and other festivals have the local same olds same olds to be... More 

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The beach and its boardwalk have come back strong after Superstorm Sandy! The place is better than ever!

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NY
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Great NJ beach - recommend as a family or as a trip with friends. Nice restaurants in the area, easy parking.

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Caldwell, New Jersey
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117 reviews 117 reviews
37 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The annual seafood festival starts early, so the parking is a problem if you arrive late. It is nice to see the individual stands with a variety of sea food for sale. I settled for the sea food fest combo which includes a Maine lobster tail, snow crab cluster and six shrimp plus cole slaw for $15. If you never... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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44 reviews 44 reviews
40 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

After Labor Day at the Jersey Shore you can expect nearly deserted boardwalks, closed souvenir shops and gated amusement rides. There are few people and a chill in the air. Of course, some of us think this is the best time of year at the shore. There are fewer people and it is still warm enough most of the day... More 

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New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Hi, My wife and I went to the beach on the Saturday before Labor Day, 2014. * Parking - $30.00 * access to beach - $19.00 ($9.50 each) * cheese steak sandwich and chicken wrap - $27.00 Ok, we get it. It can be expensive at the Jersey Shore. BUT, what really bothered me was the inside condition of the... More 

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