Destination guide

The beachside setting of Absecon is ready to explore

The area's live music and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Absecon. Well known for its casino gaming, beaches and shopping, this walkable city won't disappoint. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Absecon

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Absecon a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Steel Pier (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Galloway National Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Atlantic City Country Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Harrah's Pool (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Bader Field (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Atlantic City Aquarium (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Absecon

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 84°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Absecon

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Absecon is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heritage Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Absecon Wildlife Management Area (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Lakes Bay (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Edwin B Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Historic Gardners Basin (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Atlantic City Beach (6 mi / 9.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Absecon

Fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Millville, NJ (MIV-Millville Municipal), which is 30.6 mi (49.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Absecon Station.

Where to stay around Absecon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,292 vacation rentals near Absecon. From 628 Houses to 529 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 Absecon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Absecon:

  • Brant Beach: 450 vacation rentals
  • Gold Coast: 249 vacation rentals
  • South Beach Haven: 334 vacation rentals
  • Townsend's Inlet: 332 vacation rentals
  • North Beach Haven: 925 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Absecon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Absecon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Heritage Park: 2,048 vacation rentals
  • Absecon Wildlife Management Area: 2,084 vacation rentals
  • Boardwalk Hall: 2,090 vacation rentals
  • Atlantic City Convention Center: 2,054 vacation rentals
  • Resorts Atlantic City Casino: 2,041 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Absecon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Absecon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 628 Houses in Absecon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Absecon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 529 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Absecon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 175 vacation rentals with pool available in Absecon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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