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Seaside Park New Jersey, Just Steps to the Beach, Ocean Block

16 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


South Seaside Park House Rental Photos and Description

- 5 BR 3.5 BA Views of Ocean and Bay

This is a beautiful ocean block property and undamaged by Sandy! The 3rd house from the ocean front, with easy beach access. Large home accommodated large family of extended family and friends. 4 levels, with basement, garage, laundry room, outside shower, inside full bath for those return trips from the beach. The first floor has both beautiful front and back porches with a NEW KITCHEN with Kitchen Aid Stainless Steel appliances, granite countertops. Hardwood oak floors throughout the house & open floor plan. dinning room, living room, sitting room and 1/2 bath. The second floor has a master bedroom, with a small bedroom off the master. There are two additional bedrooms (total of 4) that are nice size with bunk beds and queen size beds. There is a large second story porch, with beautiful views of the the Ocean and the Bay. Wonderful for evening relaxation in the cool ocean breeze. The Third floor is an open cape loft, with a full bathroom, two large closets, a queen size bed on one side and two twin size beds on the other. ABSOLUTELY NO PROM, GRADUATION OR COLLEGE GROUPS. This is a 'FAMILIES ONLY' House!

This is a wonderful home, great location, in residential year round neighborhood. A Million Dollar house with multi million dollars homes all around! Great views, with a quiet neighboorhood, in the best part of Seaside Park! The Boadwalk amusement area is 1.5 miles away, far enough to keep the traffic and crowds away, but close enough for an evening stroll or quick bike ride on the boardwalk in the early morning! (We even provide the bikes for you to ride!!!!)

The house is fully equiped with beach chairs and umbrellas, gas grill and plenty of off street parking for 5 cars. There is a rennovated full bathroom in the basement/garage where you can shower after the beach or take a quick trip back for those 'emergencies!' The outside shower is large, with room to change and hot and cold water.

Neaby are excellent restuarants, shops and amusements. Easy access to Toms River, with Ocean County Mall and two multi-plex movie theatre complexes in the area. You will have a wonderful vacation at this excellent beach house with room for family and friends. Best price for this large of a home, with excellent ammenities

Wifi and Dish TV with HBO is provided as well.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Brian Swedberg
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
September 5, 2016
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About Brian Swedberg

Brian and Maria Swedberg live in Toms River, NJ where they have raised two sons who love the beach and grew up with the waves and sand! They purchased this property in 2000 so they could enjoy the spring and fall at the beach, as well as remodel this home over time and eventually retire in Seaside Park.

Brian Swedberg purchased this house in 2000

Why Brian Swedberg chose New Jersey

Fantastic location, 3rd house from the beach with excellent access to the ocean and bay, as well as a family neighborhood location.

What makes this house unique

Easy access to the beach and close to restaurants and shops. Island Beach State Park is close by, and there is bay access for boating just a few blocks away.


based on 16 traveler reviews

Seaside Park New Jersey, Just Steps to the Beach, Ocean Block
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
West Orange, NJ - USA

Great Place for a Family to Stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house, location was great. There were 6 adults and 3 children and had plenty of room to be together or apart. Upon arrival we were impressed how clean the house, bathrooms, refrigerator, stove, etc were. Kitchen was small, however dining room was large enough for all of us. Kitchen was well-stocked. Description on web site is very accurate. All of the porches were lovely.

Owner was very courteous and helpful. I would rent again and recommend to friends as well. Many nice restaurants in the area and nearby Toms River. It was a wonderful, but too short of a vacation for all of us.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2009
  • Stayed: Oct 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and wonderful time at the Shore. We work hard to make sure your experience is what all our families have while staying with us! All the best! Think Sun and Sand!
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Great location, plenty of room and the house had everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed the week. Loved walking the boardwalk every morning and riding bikes. Beach is very clean and quiet. We loved not having to bring beach essentials except towels. We would definitely recommend and stay again.

Thanks Brian!

The Contillo Family

Asheville NC

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! We look forward to seeing you again in the future!
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Great Beach Rental

  • 5 of 5

Three generations of my family had a wonderful time here. The house is spacious and well-cared for. Seaside Park has beautiful beaches and a boardwalk plus we were able to walk into Island Beach State Park. And dolphins graced us with their presence on several days!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My family and I rented the Seaside Park home for three weeks and it was just magical. Great house. Great location. Great neighborhood. The house had everything we needed to make the three weeks seamless. The location could not have been better - three houses from the beach and the neighborhood had a great selection of restaurants and places to entertain the kids. Plus the boardwalk is less than five minutes away. We all look forward to renting this house year after year.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The house was wonderful. Spacious clean quiet neighborhood. Everyone had their own space. We had a great vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent for families with dogs

  • 5 of 5

We just returned and enjoyed our stay very much. From both the upstairs and downstairs porch, there is a view of the ocean and the bay. Eight beach badges are supplied. I would get a cup of coffee and walk to the beach to watch the sun rise. Seaside Heights boardwalk is a few blocks away. Everything is within walking distance including a B&B Department Store and the Park bakery (with a line around the block for their breakfast sandwiches). Bippy's Pizza is near Seaside Heights boardwalk and has great Pizza and sandwiches. Down the street, at the entrance to Island Beach State Park is The Berkley. If you can, definitely go and ask for a table on the second floor, great food and great views.

At the end of the street the house is located on is an ice cream shop. Run out of propane for the grill? Next door to the ice cream shop is a gas station that sells propane. In fact several shops I saw lining Rte 35 sell propane.

Boogie boards, bikes, and children's beach toys are also available with the house.

The area has a very strong police presence (the Labor Day Craft fair was held on the grounds of the Seaside Park Police Dept which is two blocks away). The area feels very safe and secure.

About the house: rules are simple to follow. The door is open and someone is there to meet you upon arrival. Park in the driveway on the left, there is parking in the back with enough space for several cars. All the instructions you need are in the rental agreement, so definitely read it. There are additional instructions posted in the kitchen. The recycling center to bring all recyclables on your last day is easy to find. Head toward Ocean and hang a right. The last street you come to is 14th which bends to the right. Take that bend to the right and drive almost all the way to the end. The recycling center is on the right.

One warning on the house and it's minor: the coffee maker does not have an automatic shut off. Don't forget to shut it off. And the glass table tops on the porch are foggy from the humidity (I thought my nephew laid his hands all over the table tops...he was innocent, it's the humidity).

A great benefit on the house: we could take our dog. Our dog is elderly and has health problems which require medication. Taking her along made things easier on us and her.

Overall, it was easy and relaxing. If we can go again, I would try this house again.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Nearest Ferry
90 Miles
Cap May Ferry, Cape May, NJ
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Pt. Pleasant, NJ
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Rt. 37 and Rt. 35, Seaside Heights, NJ
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Seaside park
Car: necessary

Undamages by Sandy! This is a beautiful area on the Jersey Shore, near all the action of the Boardwalk, restaurants, rides and shopping, but located in a residential area, with a Victorian flair. The home is the 3rd from the ocean, just steps from the beach, in a quiet family area, with wide streets and fantastic views of the ocean. Just across the bridge is the town of Toms River, the County Seat with Ocean County Mall and all the amenities of a good size town.

Other Activities: Beach, all water recreation, near amusement area 1 mile away.


Rates & Availability

South Seaside Park House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
September - October
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 26 2016
4 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Years
Dec 23 2016 - Jan 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
Off Season
Jan 3 2017 - May 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 7 2017 - May 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Memorial Weekend
May 26 2017 - Jun 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer Prime
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Labor Day Week
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Linens/Cleaning & Serivce $125
Property Damage Protection $59

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South Seaside Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Off the Master Bedroom
    3rd Floor - toilet , shower , Third Floor off Open Cape
    Basement - toilet , shower , Renovated easy access from beach
    Main floor half - toilet
    Outdoor - outdoor shower
  • Plenty of bathrooms! Basement bathroom renovated with easy access from the beach for those emergencies. Nice full shower, as well as the outside shower and changing room! Lots of storage for the beach equipment.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Large Master Bedroom
    Queen - 1 queen , 2nd Floor Queen Bedroom
    Bunk Beds - 2 twin/ single , Flat Screen TV
    Spare - 1 twin/ single , Small single off Master Bedroom
    Open Cape Loft - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , 3rd Level, open cape with full bathroom
  • Sleeping room for 12. 5 bedrooms, including the 3rd floor loft with a queen on one side and two twins on the other with a full bathroom. Great kids area, or hang out for teens! Large closets with plenty of storage
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
6 sleeping areas, 3 queen size beds, 1 bunk bed, one room with one twin size and one room with 2 twin beds. Carpeted sleeping areas, and hardwood floors in master bedroom, and main floor. Off street parking for 6 cars, and steps to the beach. We provide the Linens for the beds and the bath towels! Beach chairs, umbrella, and 4 bikes for your use! Wifi and Dish TV with HBO

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