Located 5 houses from the beach, this beach house is situated on a quiet street with no through traffic. The house is fully furnished with three decks, with deck furniture, including a roof top deck that offers beautiful views. Stretch out in the hammock or enjoy the porch swing. There is an outside shower and a fish cleaning table. Televison with built in dvd player and wireless are included. Conveniently located to all that Barnegat Light has to offer. Walking distance to the beach, shops, restaurants, ice cream shops and recreational areas, including a playground, tennis and basketball courts and a skateboard park. Historic Viking Village with it's quaint shops, fish market, coffee shop and charter boats is just a few blocks away. High quality antique and art/craft shows are held here several times throughout the year. Nature enthusiats will enjoy the natural dune areas and walking trail, bird watching, biking and kayking. A reference book of local amenities and attractions provided
My family has been staying at this wonderful vacation house for several years. It is a quiet restful house but yet it is close to restaurants, fun shops, ice cream parlors and activities. The owners accurately depict this house in their listing. They make sure that renters have all the necessary information on how to use the appliances, TV and internet. The house is clean and well maintained. They also provide a guidebook to Barnegat Light and all its amenities. The three porches provide ample space to spread out - the lower deck with its hammock and porch swing is a shady retreat, the upper deck is a sunny spot with chairs and table for dining, and the roof deck is a great spot for sunbathing or watching the sunset or sunrise and taking advantage of the panoramic views of the ocean and bay. Its close proximity to the lighthouse provides access to walks along the inlet. Restaurants and shops are within walking distance if desired. Access to the beach is easy from any street and includes a tram if you don't care to walk or have little children. Fresh fish markets, deli, food market, coffee shops with baked goods and fresh produce stands are available if you want to eat in. The kitchen is well equipped and there is a barbecue on the upper deck. This is an ideal vacation summer house.
My family has been staying here every summer for several years. Each visit has been a wonderful experience. The listing accurately portrays this house as a quiet retreat, but very close to good restaurants, fun shops, and interesting activities. The three decks provide ample room to spread out - on the porch swing or hammock on the lower deck in the shade, on the upper deck for the sun and eating at the large table, or on the roof deck for sunbathing and enjoying the sunrise or sunset and the panoramic view of the ocean and bay. The property is always clean and well kept. The owners ensure that you have all the information needed to use the appliances, TV and internet. They provide a comprehensive guide to to Barnegat Light and all its amenities. Being close to the lighthouse allows for easy walks along the inlet. Restaurants and shops are within walking distance if desired. Fresh fish markets, coffee shops with baked goods, deli, market and fresh produce shops are close by if you want to eat in. The house is well equipped in the kitchen and has a barbecue as well. Beach access is easy from any number of side streets - and includes a tram if you don't care to walk or have little children. We strongly recommend this lovely summer house.
Barnegat Light is a historic and active fishing village located at the northern tip of Long Beach Island. Among it's many features are a variety of sites and activities suitable for all ages. There are many shops including antiques, art galleries, fishing tackle, clothing,restaurants, groceries, fish market, coffee and ice cream. There are beautiful wide natural beaches on the oceanside and an enclosed childrens beach on the bayside. The lighthouse and adjacent nature trail are a must see with the lighthouse offering spectacular views. Seasonal events include art and antique shows, Fourth of July parade, and concerts by the bay. Fishing enthusiasts will want to take advantage of the varied fishing opportunities. There are numerous boats available for private charter, headboats for half or full day trips, and rental boats for use on the bay. Photographers will appreciate all beautiful and varied photo-ops, including the natural dune areas, commercial fishing fleet and of course the magnificent sunsets. There are bicycles for rent, tennis courts, basketball courts and a skateboard park. All located within a few blocks. Whether you enjoy surf fishing, surfing, sunbathing or just walking on the beach, Barnegat Light's guarded beaches offer it all.