Destination guide

Tranquil coastal getaways in Strathmere

Beside the soft sands and rugged Atlantic waves of the New Jersey shoreline, the small town of Strathmere is a picturesque beachside retreat. Sandwiched between a sprawling wildlife refuge and long stretches of sumptuous coastline, Strathmere vacation rentals attract visitors looking for a peaceful oceanfront escape where the cares of urban living are swept blissfully away. Many Strathmere vacation rentals offer stunning sea views or views over Corson's Inlet or Ludlam Bay – so you can wake to the sun rising over the ocean, or enjoy a sundowner overlooking the bay.


Exploring Strathmere

Strathmere boasts some of the most photo-worthy beaches of the New Jersey coastline, along with some of the few remaining free beaches to boot. This puts enjoying the pristine sands, Atlantic breakers, and bracing sea air among the pleasurable distractions to be enjoyed close to Strathmere vacation rentals. At the nearby Corson's Inlet State Park, you can enjoy saltwater fishing, and water sports such as canoeing, boating, sailing, and sailboarding, while its protected dunes attract birdwatchers along the shore. Outdoors enthusiasts will certainly be in their element with a Strathmere getaway.


Strathmere through the seasons

Strathmere is a popular summer beach vacation destination. During the summer months, you can expect to enjoy warm temperatures into the 70s and 80s – ideal for hitting the coast or hiring some bicycles and exploring the town and shoreline trails. Strathmere's coastal location means it doesn't suffer the extremes of temperature felt further inland, with a pleasant sea breeze keeping summer temperatures comfortable. Nevertheless, it has been known to snow in the winter months – this is the time to escape the crowds and enjoy an incredibly romantic beach vacation.

Natural features

Get back to nature in Strathmere

From your Strathmere vacation rental, you can expect to see wading birds and sea birds enjoying the coastal environs. In the nearby dunes at Corson's Inlet State Park, you'll be able to spot other shorebirds and waterfowl, including some protected species such as the piping plover. The lush oceanfront habitat offers scenic views over the water and plenty of opportunities to enjoy the waves and inlets – whether by kayak, boat, surfing, SUP, or windsurfing. The waterways of the nearby Cape May National Wildlife Refuge offer further opportunities for bird watching and simply enjoying the rich natural environment.


How to get to and around Strathmere

Fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.2 mi (29.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 18.8 mi (30.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Strathmere?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,187 vacation rentals near Strathmere. From 563 Houses to 1,340 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Strathmere for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Strathmere?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Strathmere:

  • Grand at Diamond Beach: 168 vacation rentals
  • Townsend's Inlet: 91 vacation rentals
  • Cape May Court House: 106 vacation rentals
  • Gold Coast: 242 vacation rentals
  • Gardens: 218 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Strathmere?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 563 Houses in Strathmere. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Strathmere include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,340 rentals available
  • Cottages: 41 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 41 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Strathmere?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 512 vacation rentals with pool available in Strathmere. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.