Nestled along the southern New Jersey Coast sit a number of quaint condos and sprawling townhomes of Wildwood. Whether you're traveling small or a hauling family, there is always an accommodation to meet your needs and just a few steps from the beaches of the Atlantic and the boardwalks that make this part of the coast legendary. These condos and homes often are equipped with heated pools as well as air conditioning, cable television, and high-speed internet access.
Boardwalks are a part of the culture of South New Jersey Shore and no trip is complete without a walk down them. Whether it's Wildwood or other key boardwalks in the area such as Ocean City, visitors will be treated to a number of quaint beach shops, pizza parlors, boutiques, and amusements.The Warm Sands of the Atlantic
The South Jersey shore is home to some of the east coast's most famous beaches. The Wildwoods alone boast over five miles of oceanfront complete with restroom access and areas designated for beach soccer, volleyball, and other sports. In many areas, the beaches and boardwalks are adjacent to one another so hitting the shops is only a few steps from your spot in the sand.
Pizza has become almost synonymous with southern New Jersey. While many shops in this beachfront community started out with New York City transplants, the eateries these days are full-blooded New Jersey. Whether it's a slice from Romeo's or Frank's, nothing tops an authentic southern New Jersey pizza pie.Fine dining by the beach
Whether it's authentic seafood, Italian cuisine or steak and chowder, North Wildwood has a restaurant to please your palate when it's in the mood for something more elegant. Local foodies swear by the mussels in tequila served up by One Fish, Two Fish and the Beach Creek Bar and Grill is known for its delectable sea bass platter. The Ice House Bar and Grill boasts ocean views and live music for a full experience. Those looking to step away from the seashore can try The Pasta Pesto Italian Grill for some of the best Italian fare on the barrier island.
If you are traveling with a family, there is no better place to land than right in North Wildwood. While the boardwalks are loaded with amusements and games, you can find plenty of fun off the beach as well. Extravagant miniature golf courses, water parks, toy stores, and beach stores are just a few places the whole family can enjoy while visiting the area.
While New Jersey alone has attractions good for all seasons of the year, coastal communities like North Wildwood are mainly summer towns. During the warm weather, these towns are hopping with activities. Visitors to the area in the summer can expect daytime temperatures to range in the upper 80s and nighttime lows can dip into the lower 60s. While the summer months are often sunny, warm and humid, those that plan their trip in the spring or early fall can expect higher than normal rainfall.
The closest airport to Wildwood is Atlantic City International Airport. From here, travelers can opt for a rental car or private taxi for the hour long ride to the beach community. Once in the town itself, visitors will either need to travel by rental car, taxi or bicycle. Wildwood's boardwalk is also famous for its tram car that carries passengers the entire length of the boardwalk.