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Bay Head Beach

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Nice people, Nice Beach, Tough Waves

It's a beautiful Jersey Shore beach, owned by the local homeowners and maintained by the Bay Head... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
John R
Great " Jersey Shore Beach"

Great surf, wonderful sand, very clean and well managed... majestic dunes, ancient piers, close to... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
curt-brit
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Bay Head, NJ
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

It's a beautiful Jersey Shore beach, owned by the local homeowners and maintained by the Bay Head Improvement Association (B.H.I.A.), which sells beach access tags for $8/adult (not sure about kids). The beach was much less crowded than nearby Pleasant Point Beach, which has a...More

2  Thank John R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Great surf, wonderful sand, very clean and well managed... majestic dunes, ancient piers, close to boardwalks and amusement park... all you could ask for summer fun.

Thank curt-brit
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Have passed by Bay Head for 22 years while heading to our beach house in Lavallette, but never really stopped. What a lovely, quaint, and peaceful beach! The particular area I was in, had no lifeguards, stairs that led down to beach access, and little...More

3  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A nice quaint town that is high end, quiet and easy to get to...would recommend. We visit twice a year and really enjoy the time away.

1  Thank jgaffney70
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Bay Head Beach is a fabulous beach, it's very clean and family friendly. It's the perfect place to enjoy the beach and ocean between the more action packed Seaside Heights and Point Pleasant Beach.

2  Thank JBashfull
Reviewed 7 July 2016

great beach loved how quiet and calm it was not frenetic like Point Pleasant. Got badges from the Grenville Hotel so it was even better.

1  Thank chrispaps66
Reviewed 28 June 2016

the clean and beautiful beach was great for the family to relax. it was very close to the in we were staying at

1  Thank sabrinakatee
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Well groomed and maintained beach with lifeguards and no Boardwalk. Had a great time riding in the waves and walking the beach.

Thank BigintrepidTraveler
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Bay Head beach looked beautiful in early June. It is a wonderful town but not ideal for day trippers as they do not have bathrooms near the beach. This makes it a little less crowded during the summer months so check out their B &...More

4  Thank Luvs2TravelAnywhere
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Not over crowded, this bit of shore has shells, rocks and sand hills to climb. Very peaceful, and full of locals and tourists alike.

Thank LauraDoes
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Tinkerbelle43
16 December 2015|
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Response from LaurenSwan | Reviewed this property |
There are not public restrooms. At this time of year, you can certainly get on the beach without any kind of badge, but it's obviously weather-dependent. We use the Grenville Hotel in Bay Head as the address since it's... More
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