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Minerva's by the Sea

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All reviewsbed and breakfastgreat cooklong beach islandwithin walking distanceviking villagehomemade wafflesmermaid roomwonderful weekendget awayperfect locationbeach accessevery morningcan't wait to go backa great place to staythe north endemmalighthouse
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

Emma was fantastic and made me feel welcome. Checked in late and felt like i was home. My room..the mermaid room, was fantastic and breakfast...coffee both days were outstanding. This is an uncompleted-and non pretentious gem on LBI. Make it a weekend and enjoy the...More

Thank warrensoitgoes
Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded December 6, 2017

Hello Warrensoitgoes! (What a great pseudonym!) Glad we could make you feel welcome and relaxed. Calm, low-keyed easy-going is what we try to accomplish. Sounds as if it worked for you. Hope to see you again next time LBI is in your plans.

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

This place is in a perfect location. Close to good food, beach and the bay. The morning will bring you great food and conversation. The Viking Village is within walking distance, Gourmet Coffee is nearby. Minerva’s is a no nonsense getaway that is certain to...More

Thank pmensack
Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded October 4, 2017

Thanks so much for this kind review. We at Minerva's have a vision of what the "Minerva's experience" will be--relaxed, restful, visually and intellectually stimulating, but not overly so--. We also try to make the menu healthful-but-intriguingly-tasty. Sounds as if we met our goal with...More

Reviewed August 28, 2017

Minerva's by the Sea is a great place to stay - we loved the Bed and Breakfast. It is a modern building with many amenities, very clean, quiet, peaceful and affordable. Emma, the proprietor, is a wonderful lady, so welcoming, charming and a great conversationalist....More

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Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded August 29, 2017

I'm glad we could help you have a restful getaway. I love what we get to do here. Glad the little dog could keep you company also, but she is a very temporary thing: doing a favor for my daughter by babysitting the dog for...More

Reviewed August 20, 2017

Spent 2 nights at Minerva's by the Sea to celebrate a friend's birthday. We had a great time. Minerva's is a clean, warm, friendly place to get together with friends/family to have fun and just relax. A good variety of fresh fruit, hot beverages, breakfast...More

Thank dhunte69
Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded August 22, 2017

I'm so glad we were able to support your group's celebration! It was certainly fun hosting you! Hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed August 20, 2017

It's been a few years since I reviewed Minerva's, and I thought it fitting to update my opinion just to reiterate that Minerva's continues to provide a wonderful B&B experience on LBI. It's affordable, clean, well situated, and as other reviewers have attested, evokes the...More

Thank Corey A
Response from lbilady10, Owner at Minerva's by the SeaResponded August 21, 2017

It's loyal families like yours that make it fun to do what we try to do here: provide a low-keyed and elegant-but-affordable vacation for folks who don't own railroads! Glad you signed up for next year, so you can get that room that is your...More

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Minerva's is a year-round family-friendly bed and breakfast, with five units, all with private bath and comfortable distance/separation between each unit. One unit has a private entrance and a full kitchen. Free ...More wi-fi, attractive library and lobby sitting areas. Two rooms have a private decks. Convenient to shops and restaurants, beaches and fishing.Rates from $265, including full breakfast,and use of beach tags, beach towels, beach chairs, and bikes. Less
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GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"All rooms have their charms, but Neptune and Mermaid have decks"
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