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I visited the Atlantic City for my birthday with my band mates. We stayed at the amazing Hard Rock... read more

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MaryJanetravles
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Winburne, Pennsylvania
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AC Boardwalk

The Atlantic City boardwalk has improved substantially over the past few years. There use to be a... read more

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J3159QKrichardm
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Robbinsville, New Jersey
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Opened on June 26, 1870, the world-famous Boardwalk stretches along six magical and glittering miles of Atlantic City beachfront.
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All streets east of downtown, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Over view of broad walk dity dirty no one there lots of stores closed unsafe didnt like how we feeth pepole asking for money everywhere

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great chair ride on the famous boardwalk and the famous rolling chairs. Chair Attendant was very talkative and new a lot about old Atlantic City.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 723edwardw
Reviewed 4 days ago

While a bit chilly in Feb, it was easily walkable with many shops open even in the winter. There are push carts you can ride on for a fee as well as a little trolly if you don't want to walk.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SavageAdventure
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We always enjoy going to the Boardwalk. Plenty to see and do. They have other modes of transportation (right on the boardwalk) incase you get tired and can't walk anymore. A MUST see while in AC!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CCgoshen
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We've been to AC couple of times, high season and low. Walk itself are fair condition but, no meant to be in bare foot or even with flip flops or sandals need caution. We have notices boards loose, some nails protruding that could stub your...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the Atlantic City for my birthday with my band mates. We stayed at the amazing Hard Rock hotel on the north end. We loved walking the boardwalk, especially since it snowed and was totally awesome. Yes it was pretty deserted and not much...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MaryJanetravles
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Atlantic City boardwalk has improved substantially over the past few years. There use to be a lot of what I’d call riffraff between every block. What I mean is panhandlers. I truly applaud the city for finally taking action to cleanup the boardwalk so...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank J3159QKrichardm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old and tacky. Might be better in summer, but very depressing off season. It could really use a complete overhaul.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank santaluvsme
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our April trip to Atlantic City Boardwalk was actually underwhelming. Not much activity anywhere, not in the casinos or on the Boardwalk. They were probably still recovering from hurricanes. Hope it's better soon but I won't waste my time going back.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank debbiek0918
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Day or night, the AC boardwalk is a great experience. The sound of the ocean, the lights of the ferris wheel and casinos keep the energy up. Oceanview is beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Voyage45824782787
January 24, 2019|
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Response from shirlene t | Reviewed this property |
Yes! There are no smoking sections that helps!
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mike p
January 14, 2019|
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Response from V7744TOkellyc | Reviewed this property |
If it’s nice out, many of the shops on the boardwalk are open. Their is always the outlets to shop
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Todd S
October 21, 2018|
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Response from ChrisFabrycki | Reviewed this property |
Most shops and restaurants are open on weekends. All the hotels have restaurants as well. You can park in a lot for around 5 or $10 or one of the hotels. Prices range from,$10 to 25
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RJ257
Toronto, Canada
ATlantic City Boardwalk in April 2016 (7 Replies)
Hi, I am planning a weekend getaway in Atlantic city next weekend. Has anybody been to AC this weekend (04/22 - 04/23) or the last weekend (04/16 - 04/17) ? Is the boardwalk and shops open ? Was hoping for options of things to do beyond the casinos. Thank you
April 23, 2016|
Response fromlecc0221|
The Boardwalk is always open and most shops should be open as well. The outlets and other shopping areas definitely will be open. End of April is a beautiful time to walk along the Boardwalk, might be a bit chilly early in the morning and later in the evening so pack a jacket or sweater.
alewis4612
New Orleans
Atlantic City Boardwalk Question (8 Replies)
My wife and I are going to visit Atlantic City-what is there to do on the boardwalk?
October 29, 2008|
Response fromBillHarley2004|
It depends on what time of year you are visiting AC. In the winter, there isn't very many things to do, but in the summer..... Bill
pjohns
Maine
Parking in Atlantic City ~boardwalk (11 Replies)
Hi there We are looking to come to Atlantic City in a week, I am checking hotels and have a question on parking. If you don't stay in a hotel on the boardwalk, but stay a few miles away and want to drive to the boardwalk is there parking lots to park your vehicle and what is the cost of them. I ask as that will make the difference in were and what hotel we stay at. Thank you PJohns
May 24, 2009|
Response fromeapple71|
You can park at any casino's garage, weekday they're usually $5, weekends they're around $20 but I have found the claridge lot to be $5 sometimes. What prices have you come across, maybe we can help you choose your hotel.