Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Bay Head

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Bay Head. Renowned for its surfing, boating and seafood restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Bay Head

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Bay Head a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jenkinson's Boardwalk (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Jenkinson’s Aquarium (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Bel-Aire Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Woodlake Country Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Seaside Heights Sky Ride (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Casino Pier (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Bay Head

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bay Head

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bay Head is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bay Head Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Mantoloking Bridge County Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Mantoloking Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Fisherman's Cove Conservation Area (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Manasquan Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Brick Beach 1 (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bay Head

The nearest airport is in Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), which is 43.4 mi (69.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Bay Head?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,198 holiday rentals around Bay Head. From 866 holiday houses to 195 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Bay Head is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bay Head?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bay Head:

  • Ocean Grove: 221 holiday homes
  • Vision Beach: 215 holiday homes
  • Ortley Beach: 444 holiday homes
  • Ocean Beach III: 96 holiday homes
  • South Seaside Park: 219 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bay Head?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bay Head. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bay Head Beach: 1,404 holiday rentals
  • Anchor and Palette Art Gallery: 1,386 holiday rentals
  • Howe St. Jetty: 1,380 holiday rentals
  • Ocean Grove Beach: 1,292 holiday rentals
  • 4JG's Orchards & Vineyards: 798 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bay Head listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bay Head?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 866 Houses in Bay Head. Our other popular types of Bay Head holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 195 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 59 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 59 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bay Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 170 holiday homes with pool available in Bay Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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