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Address: Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ

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Been going to LBI. for a long time.. We usually stay in ship bottom it's very nice it's quiet you can walk to stores restaurants etc.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Duryea, Pennsylvania
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Duryea, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Been going to LBI. for a long time.. We usually stay in ship bottom it's very nice it's quiet you can walk to stores restaurants etc.

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160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This is a great wide sand beach with easy access. The only thing that could improve it would be having restrooms nearby. That being said, the wide beach makes it less crowded & great for allowing the family to sprawl out the blankets, umbrellas, etc. Great clean, scenic beach!

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Staten Island, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This was a very beautiful beach! It was extremely clean and you could see kids playing everywhere. I am looking forward to going back later in the year when it gets warmer to really enjoy the water.

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Belleville, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

ship bottom shell fish the best place to me to eat fresh seafood on lbi there are a lot of places to eat but I bet a lot of people never were here my favorite is the clams casino but everything else is off the hook try it you will like it

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Ship Bottom, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This is the first beach travelers hit when they come to LBI and it is the best. Surfers can hit the waves outside of swimming zones and the people are very friendly.

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Ship Bottom, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I love this beach. No boardwalk but plenty of sand and waves. Just a relaxing place to be. Great place to take a long walk.

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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I like that the beach is 1 block away and the bay is only 2 blocks away. Everything within in walking distance.

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Vero Beach, Florida
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138 reviews 138 reviews
30 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

A nice long walk on the beach here is good for the soul, make sure you go on a sunny day without much wind or it will become a real challenge. You can smell the familiar salt water smell and see the gulls gliding on the wind but you can also take advantage of the peace and solitude you have... More 

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Fort Pierce, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Long Beach Island- Ship Bottom is a great place to vacation. Bagel Eddie has great breakfast items and there is always a line going out the front door. The island in whole has a lot of entertainment to offer for all ages. If you go, you won't be disappointed.

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Candiac, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This beach is unreal ! Beautiful sand, a lot of people but not too crowdy since the beach is so big. However, we could not find a washroom or shower on the beach which is sad for this quality of beach. The ask us to pay to get entrance to the beach but half the service. I guess they have... More 

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Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Ship Bottom

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