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Ship Bottom Beach

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Address: Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ

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Beautiful, natural beach

I got lucky one day in February. It was a freakishly beautiful day and I had no work. I grabbed my camera and headed right for Ship Bottom. I walk up and down the beach for hours... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got lucky one day in February. It was a freakishly beautiful day and I had no work. I grabbed my camera and headed right for Ship Bottom. I walk up and down the beach for hours, enjoying the surf and sand and sun. Spotless clean, quiet and beautiful.

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Holmdel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

One of the nicest places on Long Beach Island is Ship Bottom Beach. And it is right when you get off Route 72! So you won't have to go too far!

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Thank mcmannis12
Ship Bottom, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great beach and kept clean. Good sand and well trained beach patrol/guards. The beach is just the right size from dune to water. Easy parking.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

A very nice way to spend a summer day. The beach is extremely clean. Plenty of local eateries . Great for people of all ages!

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clarks summit, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent our 33rd anniversary at the Ship Bottom Beach for a week. It is a fantastic Beach and a quiet beach. The guys were fishing seem to be catching quite a few from the shoreline.

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Thank Carl S
United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We loved Ship Bottom, the beach, the local bakery Ferraro's! We enjoyed walking around and to the beach! We will definitely would like to go back.

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Yorktown Heights, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Well maintained. Clean. Good lifeguards. Easy access. Family friendly. Great view along the entire lenght of the beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

I loved that the beach was quiet and the sand was soft plus we were in walking distance of so many places to eat and even an arcade

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

This beach is clean and expansive. We rented a house that was two houses in on a beach block so it was very convenient for us. We loved the sand and the flatness of the beach which was great for morning runs. There is no drinking of alcohol allowed on the beach which makes is very nice for families. I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I like LBI's beaches because they are not crowded. I credit the beach pass system the island uses. The beaches are also very clean. The beach goers are there to enjoy the sun and the surf, not to have a drunken party.

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