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Ocean City Beach

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Address: 16 E 9th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3444
Phone Number: 609-399-1412
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Took my 83-year-old mom and 11-year-old nephew to OC for 4 days. What a wonderful place! Loved the beach, boardwalk, restaurants, and the entire experience. Clean, quiet, nice... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Burlington, Vermont
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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Took my 83-year-old mom and 11-year-old nephew to OC for 4 days. What a wonderful place! Loved the beach, boardwalk, restaurants, and the entire experience. Clean, quiet, nice people, felt very safe. Will definitely return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ocean City, NJ is a family-oriented, clean, friendly shore point. The beach is pristine. The people are friendly. The atmosphere is amazing.

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Vienna
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ocean City is a real family place, a dry town, and the beach is especially good for kids. The life guards are vigilant, and the waves are usually good for riding. Farther uptown, like about 30th Street and above, is best if you don't like crowds, but then you don't have the boardwalk.

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Sicklerville, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ocean City Beach is a wonderful, family oriented beach on the Jersey SHORE, that offers a clean environment, miles of white sand, and plenty of local attractions (food, shops, games, water parks, etc.) to young and old. The only drawback is that it will cost you to get on the beach, unless you can sneak past the badge checkers...lol

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ocean City has about 5 miles of beaches. The beaches between 3rd to 14th Street, the area near the boardwalk, are more crowded than the rest of the island. The beach have white fine sand and are very beautiful.

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Tonawanda, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great breakers to play in, you can see some dolphins at certain times, well kept beach, beach tags are required($10 for the week)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are anywhere near Ocean City NJ you have gotta check out our beaches. Yes you do need a beach tag but the money for that tag keeps the beach clean and safe. Certain spots kayaks are allowed while BBQ s are never allowed. The only crowded part of our beach is near the boardwalk so I always go... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Ocean City beach is a fun environment for the entire family. Lifeguards are on duty. Beach tags are required, although if you are military or ex-military and show your ID you can get a free beach tag at the music pier. You can rent chairs, umbrellas, and boogie boards, however bring your sun screen as it costs anywhere between... More 

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Bucks County, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Ocean City, NJ is my favorite beach town and the narrow beach on the north end is perfect. Love the North End Grill too.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have come to the beaches of ocean city since I have been 10 years old...I will continue to come to the beaches of ocean city.. They are big and clean.. It's a real family town and my kids always found someone to talk to and hang out with on the beach. The beaches are protected for most of the... More 

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