Destination guide

Lazy days and entertaining nights in Brigantine

For the ultimate unspoiled vacation destination, head to the island city of Brigantine. In this beautiful destination, summers are spent lazing on the beach, which goes without saying when they stretch along the entire eastern coast of the island. Inland, you’ll find a quaint town center which boasts a range of fabulous specialty shops to explore by day, great restaurants for evening dining, and vibrant bars to hit once the sun goes down. With a superb cozy feel to the island, you’ll find that Brigantine vacation rentals have the same vibe.

Things to do

Explore the history of Brigantine

When you’re not sunning yourself on the beach, head into town and explore one of the city’s excellent museums, like the Brigantine History Museum. Here, you’ll find a full insight into the island’s history through its many artifacts and fascinating collection of photographs from the 19th and 20th centuries. The Marine Mammal Stranding Center is also well worth a visit. As well as an educational exhibit on the marine life of the Atlantic Ocean and the work that the custodians do to save stranded animals, there’s also a 1,000-gallon outdoor tank featuring the many sea creatures that kids will simply love.

Activities

Bask on Brigantine’s gorgeous sands

The undeniable highlight of Brigantine is Brigantine Beach, with its spectacular white sands that stretch for miles around; the perfect place to soak up the summer sun or to go for a relaxing dip in the sea. No visit to the beach would be complete without a spot of surfing, and Brigantine Beach provides ample opportunities for those wanting to learn. Experienced surfers will love the occasional choppy waves, too. Just a stone’s throw from many Brigantine vacation rentals is the vibrant Farmers’ Market, which runs from May through September.

Weather

Enjoy a perfect summer getaway in Brigantine

Brigantine is very much a seasonal vacation destination. The winters are quite mild, and are a perfect time to visit if you’re looking to enjoy the peace and serenity of Brigantine in its low season. The hot summer months are the obvious time to visit, especially if you’re looking to enjoy the best of the beach, with average highs of around 82 degrees. For a little more privacy, consider one of the many Brigantine vacation rentals with private pools for that added hint of luxury when you’re working on that tan.

Natural features

Discover Brigantine’s incredible wildlife

One of the island’s highlights is Brigantine Beach, which runs along the eastern coast. Aside from the wide, gorgeous sands that overlook the Atlantic Ocean, you’ll also find large sand dunes; perfect for kids to play in. If you head north, you’ll find the North Brigantine Natural Area, a 2.5-mile long undeveloped area of beaches, dunes, tidal marshes, and maritime forest that are home to an abundance of wildlife. A viewing platform gives you the perfect vantage point for spotting wildlife, which includes beach-swelling piping plover birds, nesting terrapins, and pods of dolphins frolicking in the ocean.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Brigantine

The nearest airport is in Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Brigantine?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 942 vacation rentals near Brigantine. From 566 Houses to 257 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 Brigantine for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Brigantine:

  • A-Zone: 210 vacation rentals
  • Brant Beach: 448 vacation rentals
  • Gold Coast: 249 vacation rentals
  • South Beach Haven: 336 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 Brigantine?

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

  • Links at Brigantine Beach: 2,541 vacation rentals
  • Boardwalk Hall: 2,092 vacation rentals
  • Atlantic City Convention Center: 2,059 vacation rentals
  • Resorts Atlantic City Casino: 2,048 vacation rentals
  • Borgata Casino: 2,073 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 566 Houses in Brigantine. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brigantine include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 257 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 68 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 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 Brigantine?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 144 vacation rentals with pool available in Brigantine. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Brigantine

    Ocean City
    2,352 vacation rentals
    Atlantic City
    1,475 vacation rentals
    Sea Isle City
    2,035 vacation rentals
    Beach Haven
    1,120 vacation rentals
    Surf City
    1,289 vacation rentals
    Margate City
    1,616 vacation rentals
    Ship Bottom
    1,307 vacation rentals
    Ventnor City
    1,531 vacation rentals
    Harvey Cedars
    1,059 vacation rentals
    Strathmere
    3,336 vacation rentals
    Longport
    1,424 vacation rentals
    Somers Point
    2,825 vacation rentals
    Long Beach Township
    1,337 vacation rentals
    Egg Harbor Township
    1,644 vacation rentals
    Galloway
    806 vacation rentals
    Absecon
    1,293 vacation rentals
    Stafford Township
    1,318 vacation rentals
    Tuckerton
    1,531 vacation rentals
    Barnegat Township
    1,002 vacation rentals
    Little Egg Harbor
    1,588 vacation rentals