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Top Destinations for a Weekend Getaway in New Jersey

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Fun Things to Do During Your Weekend Getaway in New Jersey

New Jersey features about 130 miles of Atlantic coast. Its parks, shores, and cities attract adventurous vacationers, and the region hosts events frequently. Its Cape May is the oldest seashore resort in the United States, and the state is known as the "diner capital in the world" – so get ready to dig into some comfort food.

City Breaks in New Jersey: Top Accommodations

Cottage Villas
Dec 2 - Dec 9
$211 per night
Cottage ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Villas with Yard, Patio & Grill

5.0
Outstanding (20 ratings)
Villas, Lower Township, New Jersey
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House Fortescue
Sep 7 - Sep 14
$220 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

House in Fortescue with Yard & Patio

5.0
Outstanding (108 ratings)
Fortescue, Downe, New Jersey
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House Seaside Park
Sep 7 - Sep 14
$286 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Seaside Park with Patio & Grill

4.9
Outstanding (36 ratings)
Seaside Park, Ocean County, New Jersey
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The Best Weekend Getaway Destinations in New Jersey

The Best Weekend Getaway Destinations in New Jersey

The best time to go for your weekend getaway in New Jersey is during the summer months. July's and August's hot and humid climate is perfect for days at the beach.

  • 1. Asbury Park

    Guests will find this lovely park about 60 miles from New York City. Here, they can listen to classical music and catch shows at the Stone Pony. The Twisted Tree Café offers delicious soup, salads, smoothies, and Cross & Orange serves up tasty Korean spare ribs and Mezcal shrimp.

  • 2. Cape May

    This charming city in New Jersey is approximately 4 hours from NYC. While you're in Cape May, check out the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities' event calendar. Wine enthusiasts will love attending a tasting at Willow Creek Farm & Winery.

  • 3. Haddonfield

    Check out the town's 200 shops, and take a break at one its wonderful restaurants. Don't miss the Indian King Tavern Museum, one of the region's most historic buildings. Its mysterious tunnel is believed to have been once a beer cellar and part of the Underground Railroad.

  • 4. Hoboken

    Travelers visiting this area can learn more about it at the Hoboken Historical Museum. The first baseball game in U.S. history took place here. You can catch a variety of shows at Maxwell’s, which has hosted bands such as the Smashing Pumpkins, R.E.M., and the Offspring.

  • 5. Nyack

    When you visit this little village in Rockland County, make sure to check out Broadway performance, and don’t leave without going to Kykuit in Pocantico Hills. The 40-room historic house has an art gallery and beautiful sculpture garden.

Best Places to Stay for City Breaks in New Jersey

House Cape May Point
Jul 6 - Jul 13
$400 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Cape May Point with Grill

Cape May Point, Lower Township, New Jersey
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House Sea Isle City
Oct 12 - Oct 19
$277 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Sea Isle City with Grill & Patio

5.0
Outstanding (117 ratings)
Sea Isle City, Cape May County, New Jersey
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House Seaside Park
Jun 7 - Jun 14
-57%
$255
$110 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

House in Seaside Park with Grill

5.0
Outstanding (29 ratings)
Seaside Park, Ocean County, New Jersey
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Things to Do During Your Weekend Getaway in New Jersey

Things to Do During Your Weekend Getaway in New Jersey

There are many things to do during weekend getaways in New Jersey. Indulge in outdoor activities such as skiing or exploring farms and landmarks.

  • 1. Mountain Creek

    Head to this resort in winter for fantastic skiing and snowboarding. And from May to September, you can swim and splash around at the waterpark. Mountain Creek's 43 trails cover 16 miles, making it an excellent destination for hiking enthusiasts.

  • 2. Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart

    This church, a must-see during vacations in New Jersey, is among North America's five largest cathedrals. Check out its stained glass windows, vaulted ceilings, and regular concerts.

  • 3. Duke Farms

    If you're passionate about learning about environmental health and research, head to this estate in Hillsborough. It teaches visitors how they can adopt a more positive approach to conserving the natural environment. The beautiful setting is also home to a vast range of trees and plants.

  • 4. BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

    This Hindu temple's art and design makes for the perfect place to rejuvenate. Guides will show you around the temple's grounds.

  • 5. Empty Sky Memorial

    Set at Liberty State Park, this memorial honor those who lost their lives in the 9/11 attacks.

Recommended Accommodations for City Breaks in New Jersey

Condo Stone Harbor
Oct 4 - Oct 11
-49%
$500
$258 per night
Condo ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Condo in Stone Harbor with Grill + Ocean Views

5.0
Outstanding (12 ratings)
Stone Harbor, Middle Township, New Jersey
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House Belmar
Sep 23 - Sep 30
$435 per night
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Belmar with Patio & Grill

5.0
Outstanding (31 ratings)
Belmar, Monmouth County, New Jersey
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House Brigantine
Jun 7 - Jun 14
$1,934 per night
House ∙ 18 guests ∙ 8 bedrooms

House in Brigantine with Pool, Patio & Grill

5.0
Outstanding (206 ratings)
Brigantine, Atlantic County, New Jersey
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What to Pack for Your Weekend Getaway in New Jersey

What to Pack for Your Weekend Getaway in New Jersey

The last thing you want when you get to New Jersey is missing out on an activity because you forgot something. Packing these items to make exploring the state easier.

  • 1. Travel guides and maps

    To make the most of your trip to New Jersey, pack a travel guide, maps, or GPS. You'll be left with more time to explore when you know where you're going!

  • 2. Driving license

    Self-driven excursions are fun and flexible. With your international driving license, you can explore a variety of destinations without having to hire transport services.

  • 3. Sunglasses

    Remember to pack your favorite pair of sunglasses when heading to New Jersey for your weekend getaway. They'll protect your eyes, and you'll look cool while you tour New Jersey's parks and cities.

  • 4. Sporting gear

    Consider the sports you want to engage in during your getaway and pack the necessary gear. For instance, if you're heading to Mountain Creek, pack ski clothes, snowboarding equipment, or swimsuits, depending on the season.

Top Offers for City Breaks in New Jersey

House Seaside Heights
Oct 4 - Oct 11
-34%
$508
$335 per night
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Seaside Heights with Patio, Yard & Grill

5.0
Outstanding (35 ratings)
Seaside Heights, Ocean County, New Jersey
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House Seaside Park
Sep 7 - Sep 14
$286 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Seaside Park with Patio & Grill

4.9
Outstanding (36 ratings)
Seaside Park, Ocean County, New Jersey
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House Long Beach Township
Jun 7 - Jun 14
$343 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Beautiful Vacation Home in Long Beach Township with Grill & Patio

5.0
Outstanding (23 ratings)
Long Beach Township, Ocean County, New Jersey
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Information about Weekend Getaway in New Jersey

📏 Average home size 194 m²
🥳 Busiest month January
🛏️ Popular home types House rental and Condo
🌡️ Hottest months June and July
❄️ Coldest months 45 °F in January and February
🌧️ Rainiest months June and July

Frequently Asked Questions

Weekend Getaway in New Jersey: What is the cost of a stay?

HomeToGo offers great vacation homes, with prices as low as $96 per night.

Weekend Getaway in New Jersey: can I find a vacation rental that accommodates a group of guests?

House rental in New Jersey may fit 9 people.

How many vacation homes are available to book for a weekend getaway in New Jersey?

You can find more than 31,827 city break rentals available in New Jersey with nightly prices starting from $96 per night.

Weekend Getaway in New Jersey: what types of vacation homes are available in New Jersey?

You can choose from 2,811 Condos and 6,707 House rentals available in New Jersey.

What is the average nightly price of a weekend getaway in New Jersey?

The price of a rental in New Jersey for the weekend can range from $96 and can go up to $503 per night.

Do many apartments in New Jersey include a pool?

Of course, more than 36% accommodations in New Jersey offer a pool.

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