Barnegat Light, the northernmost town on LBI, features the famous and historical Barnegat Lighthouse. Barnegat Light on LBI is an extremely quiet part of the island; it’s a shore town with many historic buildings and mature natural vegetation. Comprising mostly single-family homes with some duplexes and condos, Barnegat Light offers an array of home prices. They vary from section to section based on their proximity to the beaches. This area is known for spectacular views in every direction from the Lighthouse to the bay and ocean.
High Bar Harbor
High Bar Harbor is located at the far north end of Long Beach Island. This small island is connected to LBI, up at Barnegat Light. Being a highly remote and private area for boating enthusiasts, this area offers an incredibly quiet setting with amazing views and immediate access to the Atlantic Ocean. High Bar Harbor consists of single-family homes which are located directly on a lagoon or bay setting.
Loveladies on Long Beach Island is on the northern end of LBI, and is part of Long Beach Township. Loveladies is known to be the most expensive real estate on Long Beach Island with many sought-after elements and attributes. This area is known for its large property sizes and tremendous tracts of land with larger homes. The average size lot is 100×100 which offers its owners privacy and exclusivity. Loveladies is located between Barnegat Light to the north and Harvey Cedars to the south.
Harvey Cedars, located on the north end of Long Beach Island, offers visitors wide beaches and an amazing family atmosphere. The Harvey Cedars real estate market consists of mostly single-family homes with very few duplexes and condos. Lot sizes vary significantly here with some very small lots. With regards to areas of entertainment locally, it’s really a split town. Some areas are only residential and other sections allow you to walk to local businesses. Harvey Cedars is positioned just south of Loveladies and to the north of North Beach.
North Beach is a section of Long Beach Township located on LBI, with much of the residential homes being of newer construction models. Like Loveladies, North Beach has numbered land tracts rather than street names. Many of these lanes have private beach access with its use limited to only the owners of that particular tract with deeded access. The average size lot is 100 x100 which offers its owners privacy and exclusivity. The area is generally residential but with Surf City as its southern neighbor, it’s easy to find everything you need from stores to restaurants.
Surf City offers wonderful residential areas coupled with beautiful bay and ocean side opportunities. If local commercial businesses access is important to you, you will want to consider a look at Surf City. There are many stores, restaurants, and mini-golf courses all within a short walk. So, park the car and take to the streets by bike or foot. This location is just seconds off the Causeway Bridge, making it an easy on & off access to the island.
Ship Bottom is your “Gateway to Long Beach Island,” thanks to the Causeway Bridge that ties it to the Mainland. Ship Bottom tends to be one of the more crowded areas on Long Beach Island due to its proximity to the bridge and the natural width of the Island at this point. Ship Bottom is located between Surf City to the north and Brant Beach to the south.
Brant Beach on LBI is part of Long Beach Township. Positioned in the center of Long Beach Island New Jersey, Brant Beach is known for its extremely wide beaches that are some of the widest on LBI. This section of LBI has a narrow footprint when it comes to the single-family homes, duplexes, and condos that are throughout this section. They allow spectacular views to the ocean and bay from nearly every angle. Brant Beach is located between Ship Bottom to the north and Beach Haven Crest to the south.
Beach Haven Crest
Beach Haven Crest is your “Gateway to Long Beach Island,” thanks to the Causeway Bridge that ties it to the Mainland. Beach Haven Crest tends to be one of the more crowded areas on Long Beach Island due to its proximity to the bridge and the natural width of the Island at this point. Beach Haven Crest is located between Surf City to the north and Brant Beach to the south.
Brighton Beach on LBI is part of Long Beach Township. This area consists almost exclusively of single-family homes. You will predominantly see Cape Cods or renovated homes throughout the town. Brighton Beach sits between Beach Haven Crest to the North and Peahala Park to the south.
Peahala Park is part of Long Beach Township on LBI. This area consists of single-family homes and a small number of duplexes. With its larger lot sizes, low population, wide beaches and proximity to many amusements, this area offers many benefits. Peahala is positioned between Brighton Beach and Beach Haven Park.
Beach Haven Park
Beach Haven Park is part of Long Beach Township on LBI. With many classic Cape Cod style beach houses still present here, we find that most buyers for this area find them to be perfectly suited for their needs. Many of the lots in this area are 50 x 80 with much higher elevations on the ocean side. With this in consideration, these homes offer excellent resale value. Beach Haven Park is well positioned between south of Peahala Park and north of Haven Beach.
Haven Beach on Long Beach Island is part of Long Beach Township. This area is a highly desired location, as real estate turnover here is far and few in between. Homes trade here much faster than other parts of the island. This area is very small and only comprises about 10 blocks. Haven Beach is one of the higher elevations on LBI. Haven Beach is positioned between Beach Haven Park and The Dunes.
The Dunes on Long Beach Island is another section within Long Beach Township. With The Dunes having a higher elevation with wide natural beaches, it does carry a higher price point for ownership, but it is well deserved…This area supports mainly all single-family homes, thus creating a tranquil residential community setting. You will find 3 style types of homes built here on larger lots and some homes available on lagoons as well. The Dunes are positioned between Haven Beach and Beach Haven Terrace.
Beach Haven Terrace
Beach Haven Terrace on Long Beach Island is another section within Long Beach Township. This area offers a blend of residential homes and duplexes on a wider part of the island. There are stores and eateries sprinkled within this location as well. Beach Haven Terrace allows you to be in a somewhat quiet area that still gives you the access to walk to local meals, ice cream and shopping. Beach Haven Terrace is located between The Dunes and Beach Haven Gardens.
Spray Beach on LBI is another section within Long Beach Township. Spray Beach consists mostly of single-family homes with a few duplexes and the occasional condominium complex. There are a wide range of home styles on varying lot sizes throughout, which reflect the pricing variances here. This area offers you to be in a great location regardless of your price point. Spray Beach is located between Beach Haven Gardens and North Beach Haven.
North Beach Haven
North Beach Haven on LBI is another section within Long Beach Township that really offers consumers a great opportunity to purchase a home near the town of Beach Haven while still maintaining the residential feel. Composed mostly of residential single-family homes with a few duplexes, North Beach Haven creates a popular destination for both summer homes and rental properties. A few minute walk gets you to all the attractions that Beach Haven has to offer from Fantasy Island to many shops and restaurants. North Beach Haven has Spray Beach to the north and Beach Haven to the south.
Beach Haven on Long Beach Island is arguably the most famous town on LBI, dating back to the early 1800’s. Today, Beach Haven is home to an amazing residential community mixed with most of the shopping, dining and amusements on Long Beach Island. Beach Haven, LBI is a remarkably busy place in season and may not be for everyone. If you are looking for a variety of things to do, you have come to the right place of the Island. If you are looking for proximity to Beach Haven without the crowds then South Beach Haven will be for you. South Beach Haven is located south of the attractions, tending to be much more quiet and slower paced. South Beach Haven does have a higher price though. Beach Haven NJ is boarded by North Beach Haven to the north and Holgate to the south.
Holgate, LBI is the southernmost town on Long Beach Island and is part of Long Beach Township. If you are seeking absolute seclusion and peace, Holgate is a place to keep in mind. There is a clear unobstructed view of the Atlantic City Skyline. Holgate is located on the far south end of the island and is bordered to the north by Beach Haven and to the south by The State of NJ Wildlife Refuge.