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Enjoy the Jersey Shore in peaceful Lavallette

Located halfway between Sandy Hook and Atlantic City on the Barnegat Peninsula, Lavallette is a relaxed, quiet beach community that’s perfect as a laidback option for exploring the Jersey Shore. Lavallette vacation rentals are just the ticket for families looking for a coastal vacation getaway, and for couples looking for a mix of relaxation, activities, and sightseeing. Wherever you choose to stay in Lavallette, you are guaranteed a tranquil summer break with plenty to do right on your doorstep.

Things to do

Explore the Barnegat Peninsula from Lavallette

Lavallette vacation rentals offer a quiet stay on the Jersey Shore, while allowing easy access to a whole host of local attractions and points of interest. Visit the town of Gazebo to enjoy a variety music acts and other performances, while the bright lights of Seaside Heights, Seaside Park, and the stunning Ortley beach are just a quick drive south on the peninsula. There you’ll find a range of amusements and arcades. The town has numerous popular restaurants and stores, a great way to unwind after exploring the local area or after a day on the beach.

Activities

Have a blast at the beach in Lavallette

Barnegat Bay boasts 9 protected ocean and bay beaches that are perfect for swimming, surfing, and surf-fishing, all within walking distance of many popular Lavallette vacation rentals. Head down to the ocean to find Lavallette’s strictly non-commercial, mile-long boardwalk; it’s a great way to explore the waterfront and take in the sea views in peace. You can also access the sandy beach from here and enjoy a dip in the ocean. Alternatively, the bay beaches offer gentler waters that are perfect for swimming with young children. Fishing and boating are both available around the bay and across the peninsula.

Weather

Enjoy Lavallette’s spacious beaches in the summer sun

When summer comes, the serene, sandy beaches and pleasant temperatures make Lavallette attract visitors in pursuit of leisure and relaxation. Temperatures remain warm and rain is at a minimum from spring through summer, while the evenings remain cool and comfortable. With summer temperature hitting highs of around 85°F and an average of 207 days of sunshine per year, you can be sure to enjoy your time in Lavallette. Summer is when the area is at its liveliest and locals and visitors alike flock to the areas many beaches.

Natural features

Enjoy the whole of NJ from Lavallette

Lavallette vacation rentals in this quieter location are close to all the sights of New Jersey. Some of the area’s most beautiful beaches are just a few minutes’ walk from the town center, as is the charming Ocean Beach Marina. The nearby Barnegat Bay is teeming with blue crab and fish, making it a great destination for a few hours’ quiet fishing, crabbing, or wildlife spotting. Further afield, Pelican Island, Herring Island and Swan Point State Natural Area all offer pleasant, scenic walks and the chance to enjoy some casual bird watching.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Lavallette

Fly into Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), the closest airport, located 13.6 mi (21.9 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lavallette?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 979 vacation rentals near Lavallette. From 698 Houses to 51 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lavallette for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Lavallette:

  • Ocean Beach I: 89 vacation rentals
  • Ocean Grove: 228 vacation rentals
  • Ortley Beach: 446 vacation rentals
  • Barnegat Light: 639 vacation rentals
  • Loveladies: 799 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 Lavallette?

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

  • Seaside Heights Beach: 1,628 vacation rentals
  • Jenkinson's Boardwalk: 1,545 vacation rentals
  • Seaside Park Beach: 1,599 vacation rentals
  • Mantoloking Beach: 1,484 vacation rentals
  • Island Beach State Park Entrance: 1,764 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lavallette 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 Lavallette?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 698 Houses in Lavallette. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lavallette include:

  • Cottages: 51 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 51 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 184 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lavallette?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 148 vacation rentals with pool available in Lavallette. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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