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Such a Fun Option when You’ve Had Enough Sun

This is great place to walk around, shop & eat. Lots of great souvenir shops, cool t-shirts, surf... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GoFishGirl
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Manasquan, New Jersey
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Something for everyone!

Quirky, seafaring and speciality eat shops! Look for the ship! There really is something for... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
ShaneSellsSeashells
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The gem of the Queen City, also known as Beach Haven, lies in the heart of the downtown strip. Bay Village has been a traveler's destination for 50 years on Long Beach Island. The Maschal family has created or re-created a 19th century waterfront...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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830 N Bay Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-2053
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+1 609-492-2800
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is great place to walk around, shop & eat. Lots of great souvenir shops, cool t-shirts, surf gear, high-end beachwear, jewelry, etc. Highly recommend!

Thank GoFishGirl
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Lots of little shops with different things, even a bookstore with a used selection. A handful of food places from fudge to chowder to beer.

Thank toscwolfstar
Regina L, Public Relations Manager at Bay Village, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are glad you enjoyed your time discovering all that we offer!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Quirky, seafaring and speciality eat shops! Look for the ship! There really is something for everyone. You can grab a beer at the Shipbottom brewery, pick up a sweatshirt if you are chilly or something nautical! My favorite place is the bakery that sells the...More

2  Thank ShaneSellsSeashells
Reviewed October 30, 2017

All seaside resorts and towns have a Bay Village-esk location or two. Families especially find lot's to do. Nighttime is a favorite to discover Jersey Shore treasures..even a microbrew! Check it out at least once... I Do miss The Original Lucy Evelyn Schooner, lost in...More

Thank JerseyJohnnie
Regina L, Public Relations Manager at Bay Village, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Thank you Jersey Johnnie for visiting and reviewing us! We try to have unique shops not just for our tourists but for our residents too! We miss the Original Lucy Evelyn too!

Reviewed September 25, 2017

Bay village had a lot of great little shops and restaurants. So much to see, and will be coming back!

Thank samanthajfindlay
Regina L, Public Relations Manager at Bay Village, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Thank you Samantha for taking the time to review us! We are happy you enjoyed your visit and look forward to you visiting again soon! There are many stores open at least weekends through the end of December!

Reviewed July 16, 2017

Bay Village IS Long Beach Island..appeals to all age groups and there are nice restaurants, shops and views. Something for everyone and a bit of history there too. Bay Village is a must see stop on LBIMore

2  Thank Deigs
Regina L, Social Media Manager at Bay Village, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are always happy when people enjoy visiting our little village and understanding the 50 years of history we have in Beach Haven and on LBI. Most of our stores are also open until Christmas, so...More

Reviewed July 7, 2017

Cute little shops including fudge, spice, bakery, food and gift shops. Right next to Schooner's Wharf.

1  Thank katem j
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Casual little shopping are. Lots of shops and casual eateries. Fudge, ice cream, pizza and sit down restaurants. Pleasant to walk around and also short walk to view the bay. Plenty of parking. Also within walking distance of the amusement rides for the kids.

1  Thank P F B
Regina L, Digital Media Manager at Bay Village, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2017

Thank you for reviewing us! We are so happy you enjoyed our shops and the view of the bay! We feel really lucky to have that view everyday and see spectacular sunsets every night!

Reviewed March 14, 2017

Great place for shopping, dining, snacking and enjoying the sights and scenes of Beach Haven, May through September. Pizza, used books, pet supplies, coffee, bakery, craft brewing, specialty gift shops......this part of LBI has it all. Plenty to see, taste and buy!

1  Thank Thomas M
Regina L, Digital Media at Bay Village, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2017

Thank you for reviewing Bay Village! Did you know that many shops are open beyond Chowderfest and right through the holiday season? Visit your favorite shops on their individual Facebook pages for store hours & enjoy almost year round shopping with us!

Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed walking, drinking coffee and taking tons of amazing pictures in the little village. We would love to go back and visit Fantasy Island Amusement Park right there by the village.

Thank seagirl16
Regina L, Social Media Manager at Bay Village, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for rating Bay Village! Did you know that many shops are open beyond Chowderfest and right through the holiday season? Visit your favorite shops on their individual Facebook pages for store hours & enjoy the Holiday Shopping Season with us!!

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Some have already opened and have at least weekend hours. Around Easter (April 16) I would expect more will be open and as you get into May, almost all are open at least part time. The best thing would be to check the... More
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