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Ocean City Boardwalk

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Best boardwalk in NJ

Family friendly with plenty of stores that have nice items. Arcades have all the latest games. Make... read more

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Michael T
Ocean City, New Jersey
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family friendly

A nice place to walk with your family. Lots of shops, food and rides for the kids. The boardwalk... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Donna E
Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
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With its quaint storefronts, amusement rides and Music Pier, Ocean City is everything you'd expect from the real Jersey shore. This family-friendly town boasts a two-mile boardwalk dotted with amusements, pizza parlors, and seaside stores.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ocean City, NJ 08226
+1 609-399-1412
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Family friendly with plenty of stores that have nice items. Arcades have all the latest games. Make sure you go for an early morning bike ride before it gets crowded.

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 3 days ago

A nice place to walk with your family. Lots of shops, food and rides for the kids. The boardwalk is wide with designated areas for bikes, runners and walkers.

1  Thank Donna E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were in a condo nearby and came here to enjoy the fresh sea air but walk on a smooth service. It is marked by quarter mile so you can measure your progress. Plenty of benches along the way but only two comfort stations in...More

1  Thank sattelite10
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been coming to Ocean City NJ since I was a young child and I still come here with my own family. It is a great place to visit with lots of things to do. Great long boardwalk filled with shops, arcades, food, rides...More

1  Thank Benjamin N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this boardwalk, beautiful views lots of little shops and a wonderful time. We can't wait to come back one day and spend more time here and enjoy everything it has to offer!!!!

2  Thank Nina P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great boardwalk-lots of room-maintained and patrolled by the public safety dept. Lots f activity for one or for families. The vendors and shops are decent and a good variety

1  Thank gestewart2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to meet to spend time with family and friends in a relaxed setting. On one side, many store fronts to see and experience... On the other side is the beautiful sun sand and ocean. The area is kept very clean by the staff...More

1  Thank NeenahTominator
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of stores to shop, restaurants and fast food to delite everyone. Fun games and rides for the children.

1  Thank CathyS2525
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely one of the largest, active and family friendly boardwalks in Jersey. The tickets are pretty expensive for the rides so choose carefully or check dates for discounted rates. The restaurants and shops are very well priced though and affordable fo families.

1  Thank Lucy E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food options certainly don't get it a better score. Nothing but pizza and other food that is terrible for a healthy diet. We leave and go for a meal elsewhere.

Thank Richard B
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Marie F
September 3, 2018|
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Response from Concetta08062 | Reviewed this property |
I have seen folks surf fishing and catching fish. Here is a link to information on surf fishing in Ocean City you might find helpful. Ocean City Vacations web page has a link for fishing, which includes places to fish... More
July 6, 2018|
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Response from eaglesnesttraveler | Reviewed this property |
September is still an active ocean city. Check city website. Riding bikes for example would be splendid in September!