Beach, Sleep. Beach, Sleep. How awesome does that combo sound? Get a full day at the shore, take a relaxing shower, grab a bite outdoors and snuggle your way into a sea of cozy sheets. Then, do it all over again the next day. Dreamy, huh? The next time you have the urge to splurge, pack an overnight bag and head to these hot hotels for a day of sun and a night of fun.

beach, bumming, shoreOcean Place Resort & Spa

Location: 1 Ocean Boulevard, Long Branch
Details:  Pamper and play. This modern hotel takes summer loving to a whole other level. Situated next to the Atlantic Ocean, practically offering barefoot convenience to the beach, vacationers can peacefully drift from stress to serenity the moment they enter the lobby. With a friendly atmosphere and a bunch of amenities to choose from like the indoor/outdoor pool, spa treatments and fine dining it’s a great overnight getaway for city slickers and sunbathers.
More info: www.oceanplace.com or call 800-411-6493


The Asbury Hotel

beach, bumming, shoreLocation: 210 5th Avenue, Asbury Park
Details: Recently named one of the best new hotels in the world by Travel + Leisure, this cool lodge is a perfect picture of the revamped, famous Asbury Park Beach and Boardwalk. Located in the center of newly-built hip restaurants, boutiques and bars, the best view of the city is from the rooftop located on the sixth floor. The classy venue goes from a quiet lounge during the day to a cool outdoor cinema at night. You can’t pick a better movie scene than this!
More info: www.theasburyhotel.com or call 732-774-7100


beach, bumming shoreThe Hewitt Wellington

Location:  200 Monmouth Avenue, Spring Lake
Details: The Victorian exterior of this historic hotel makes you feel like you are spending your summer hours in the Great Gatsby era. Located three blocks from the beach and home to one of New Jersey’s reputable fine dining restaurant, Whispers, this beautiful venue is screaming sophistication at the Jersey Shore.
More info: www.thehewittwellington.com or call 732-974-1212


bumming, beach, shoreMolly Pitcher Inn

Location: 88 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank
Details: Amplified with the sounds of the ocean or voices from vacationers visiting Downtown Red Bank, this is the ideal spot when choosing to tour one of the most stylish towns in Monmouth County. Within easy walking distance to the Navesink River or the oh-so popular, bustling Broad Street, the only complaint you might share is not booking your stay longer.
More info: themollypitcher.com or call 732-858-5310


beach, bumming, shoreBlue Bay Inn

Location: 51 First Avenue, Atlantic Highlands
Details: Escape the crowds and mingle with the locals at one of New Jersey’s premier boutique hotels. This family-owned hotel situated with a trendy lobby and 27 rooms and suites gives you an intimate connection with an under the radar water town. Your kids can use the small beach as their sandbox and families can head down to the docks for a boat ride to catch fresh fish or walk downtown to experience various types of delicious cuisine.
More info: www.bluebayinn.com or call 732-708-9600


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