10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Toms River, New Jersey - Updated 2022

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Natália Cagnani
Natália Cagnani 
Updated

Toms River is a hot spot vacation destination in New Jersey due to its quiet environment, awesome seaside town atmosphere, and all the urban conveniences around. The name Toms River is the same as the river that encounters the Barnegat Bay on the southern border, shaping the peninsula of Dover Beach alongside the Atlantic Ocean. Beyond the sun, sea, and a boardwalk with beautiful views, the city has a vibrant nightlife and many places to enjoy delicious food. Enjoy the breeze, hear the sound of the waves, and feel your feet in the sand while you stay in one of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Toms River, New Jersey!

1. Lovely home close to the beach (from USD 100)

Just two blocks from the beach (a five-minute walk), this lovely home can be your retreat in Toms River. Your vacation on the coast starts with a sea-themed decoration to set the mood right away. It includes beach towels, beach chairs, beach toys, and a wagon so you can go straight to the beach. Then it passes through the deck with a grill and a picnic table to gather the family and friends for some delicious meals. Bakeries, bagel, and ice cream shops are within walking distance, in case you want to add extra snacks or, maybe a dessert.

Cottage by the Sea
121 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were all comfortable and the amenities were plenty
lava java down the street was great coffee and breakfast
wi-fi was strong and we were able to work a bit
we felt immediately like we were "at home " excellent internet coverage flatscreen tv and dvd player
this cottage is great the kitchen has lots of counter space for cooking
Cleanliness:
clean cozy and relaxing
extremely clean and neat
very nice and clean house
the house was clean and well equipped
the house was tastefully decorated clean and comfortable
Host:
the host was very friendly
very kind host and communicative
friendly and accommodating host
the host was extremely responsive and helpful throughout our stay
theresa was a great host
Location:
the location is great
we loved the location
a short walk to the beach located near many great restaurants and attractions
very cute bungalow so close to wonderful private beach
easy quick walk to the beach
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2. Tiny bungalow for a waterfront getaway (from USD 314)

Whether you’re traveling for a memorable vacation or a weekend getaway on the beach, this tiny and fully furnished bungalow can be your secluded retreat. Located on the “barrier island” of Toms River, in a private beach and family-friendly community, the whole space brings sea elements throughout the decoration to make it feel like a real holiday on the beach and a sandy-salt water getaway. Seaside Heights boardwalk and Point Pleasant boardwalk are a short drive away.

Beach House
151 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the huge couch and the kitchen which was well stocked
the cottage was immaculate and the beds were very comfortable
the extra amenities made our trip that much easier from bedding towels and kitchen supplies
there were 7 of us and we all had a comfortable place to sleep
great little beach cottage impressive use of space felt very cozy and friendly
Cleanliness:
clean place and good communication
the house was very clean and cozy
small clean and comfortable beach house
amazing space very clean and beautiful
the place is clean and cozy
Host:
the host was great
wendy was a great host with prompt responses to messages
wendy was such a responsive and friendly host
wendy was a responsive and helpful host
wendy is the perfect host she was very responsive and helpful
Location:
great location close to beach
it was such a cute place in a great location
great place and great location
cute little place to relax
wendy’s place was very cute and the beach location was a bonus
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3. Shore house with the right vibe for beach lovers (from USD 595)

Are you a beach lover? Get ready for this residence right on the beach with a gorgeous deck on the master suite to relax, feel the sea breeze, and enjoy the ocean view. This homey stay offers easy and fast access to the beach, while it’s also a few blocks from the bay beach on Chadwick Beach Island. Even the famous Wawa (for foods, beverages, coffee, and more) is nearby, as well as parks and downtown Lavalette. Shopping and entertainment are about 20 minutes away, in Brick and Toms River.

Shore house on barrier island 7 houses from Beach
Lavallette, New Jersey, United States
119 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 6 Beds 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioner heating and tv are very good
definitely a new couch is needed in the living room
the good: the place has a lot of beds and bathrooms
everything was super clean had all the other basic amenities listed and the house was large and cozy
Cleanliness:
clean with bathrooms on all three floors
very nice place very clean and beautiful
lou's house was fantastic it was very clean and check in was very easy
the house was beautiful and clean
it was clean and we enjoyed our night there
Host:
the host were great at communicating and answering any questions i had
lou was a great host that was quick to answer questions
lou is a great host
lou was an excellent host
lou was a great host
Location:
great location
great location very close to the beach
great house location was great
the location of this house was great
the house is in an amazing location walking distance to the beach and convenience stores
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4. Fabulous beach home for family gatherings (from USD 445)

If you’re looking for some space to bring the whole family comfortably and enjoy the best vacation ever, you should consider this fabulous beach house. It features five spacious bedrooms (the master has a balcony from where you can see the beach), three full bathrooms, an open kitchen with island and bar stools to entertain while cooking, a living area, and a gorgeous backyard. Also, the space has a grill and a seating area for a great day outside, feeling the smooth beach air.

5 BR Lavallette Beach House - Sleeps 14!
Lavallette, New Jersey, United States
167 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 10 Beds 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoyed the large couch in the living room and the outdoor patio in the back
there were enough rooms for 3 families and conveniently next to wawa which everyone loved so much
the rooms were spacious the kitchen was perfect
Cleanliness:
blair’s place was extremely clean huge & very comfortable
comfortable sparkling clean spacious home
the outdoor back area is also secure and clean meaning its ideal for those that travel with a dog
with a more through clean throughout the property would be a solid 5
the place was spotless when we arrived and check-in was super easy
Host:
amazing host amazing home
hosts were beyond wonderful
the hosts were always easy to reach
blair is a wonderful host
host was very responsive and house had everything we needed
Location:
great place close walk to beach
the location was walking distance and perfect for a beach getaway
awesome location within walking distance of the beach and about 10 minutes from two different boardwalks
the house is in a great location and is beautiful
big house with an easy walk to the beach
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5. Spectacular retreat with gorgeous ocean view (from USD 1006)

Are you ready for a million-dollar view? That’s what you’ll get from this spectacular retreat on a private beach with amazing sunsets from the large deck. You can leave behind any worries to enjoy your time with family and friends. Here you can watch the sunrise in the morning, the beach during the day, the sunset in the evening, and the stars all night long. This lovely home has high ceilings and large windows to enhance your experience with the ocean view. There is a kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a washer/dryer, and all the amenities for your stay.

Ocean View Beach Getaway 3BR, 2Bath, A/C, 8 badges
Lavallette, New Jersey, United States
137 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the house is clean comfortable and perfectly decorated
the house was right on the beach and was very clean
beautiful place right on the water very clean and laura is a great communicative host
clean space great location great hospitality
Host:
owner was friendly and had quick responses
host was very helpful and informative
the host was friendly and extremely responsive
owner is very easy to communicate with
laura was a great host
Location:
it is located in a great neighborhood and close enough to lots of attractions
laura’s place is an awesome location right on the beach
the house was perfect for a weekend get away great location
it was the perfect getaway location for our group :)
immaculate home in the perfect location
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6. Charming wooden cottage steps from the beach (from USD 200)

Old can bring lots of charm. At least, if you look into that wooden cottage with old touches throughout the house (tube TV, old stove, and refrigerator), you’ll find a cozy environment surrounded by antique memories. The house is a perfect spot for couples, solo travelers, or a small group visiting Toms River, with a private beach only steps away, in the Lavallette area. An hours’ drive takes you to Atlantic City casinos and all the entertainment available in New Jersey.

Cinderella's Brothers Upstairs apt,
Lavallette, New Jersey, United States
52 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
an additional ac in kitchen would help couldn't sit in there although it was excessively hot out
the apartment was comfortable and had all of the comforts of home
the space was very comfortable for our family of 4 (2 adults and 2 teens)
the beds were extremely comfortable
- the kitchen was a nice little setup and was well outfitted for most cooking needs
Cleanliness:
house was clean and as picture
the apartment was very clean with new towels and sheets left out for us
the apartment was very clean with fresh linens and towels laid out
rustic but neat and clean
the accommodations were as described clean and with plenty of room for me and my daughters
Host:
martha and lee were wonderful hosts
martha and lee are wonderful hosts
martha and lee were wonderful hosts
lee and martha were great hosts
they welcomed us and were very accommodating
Location:
location great close to beach access
the location is perfect
and the location was perfect
the location is also amazing and unbeatable at their pricing
the location is beyond perfect we were just a very short walk to the ramp to the beach
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7. Cute cottage to help you rejuvenate (from USD 250)

How is the feeling of having your feet in the sand? You can enjoy it whenever you want from this cute oceanfront cottage on a private beach. It’s so close that you can almost feel your feet on the sand before going out for a walk. It sounds good for a relaxing vacation with your love, a small group of friends or family. This beach house is a little tiny but has plenty of space for everybody and all the amenities you might need during your stay.

Jersey Shore Beach House
Lavallette, New Jersey, United States
67 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had plenty of space and appreciated having the two bathrooms
Cleanliness:
nice clean cheap house with the beach in your backyard
home was very clean upon check in
he was great at responding to messages and left his very clean home to us
property was clean had everything we could possibly need and was at a beautiful location
the house was clean and tim responded quickly to any questions we had
Host:
the host is kind and friendly
thank you tim for being an amazing host
this man is truly the example of an impeccable host
host was very nice easy to talk to responds very quickly
like i said this place has great potential if kept up by the owner
Location:
it’s a beautiful location
the location of tim’s house was perfect
great location and simple check in
awesome location right on the beach
tim's place is in an amazing location
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8. House with a private pool for family and friends (from USD 506)

In a quiet neighbourhood yet close to many stores, this might come in handy as the perfect refuge for a family trip or a weekend getaway with friends. With a 6-feet (1.8 meters) private swimming pool, your refreshing vacation on the beach is only a matter of minutes. After cooling off in the waters of this particular paradise, you can take a walk to the Seaside Heights boardwalk. It’s about 2.5 miles (4 kilometres) from the property. There, while you feel the breeze of the sea, the kids can have some fun with amusement park rides, cotton candy bites, and many more.

Only 2.5 miles from Seaside Heights boardwalk.
Toms River, New Jersey, United States
44 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and a smart tv in living room
air conditioning was also really great always cold and sleeping was great
and finally- the pool area was excellent
the outdoor space is great the landscaping is nice - big pool
i didn’t use the food but host provides full stocked breakfast which was a very nice gesture
Cleanliness:
the house was very clean and updated
the pool is clean and spacious
the house was super clean and neat
clean private and has everything you need
i found this house to be sparkling clean light and bright
Host:
the pool offered so much privacy and zack was responsive and helpful throughout
zack was quick and responsive with any questions i had and the place was extremely clean
Location:
great pool and location is perfect
neat place with convenient shopping stores near by
the location is excellent quite neighborhood and close to restaurants bars and a lot of plazas
great location a lot to do around the area
close to attractions would deff go back
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9. Cozy beach cottage for all types of travelers

Do you like watching sunsets peacefully? You can do it daily, whenever the sun shines, during your vacation in this cosy beach cottage. The view is close enough, on a dock outside the house. All the neighbourhood is quite soft, delivering relaxing days for you and your family while it also gives the comfortable feel of returning home for holidays. With a sea-themed decor, this cottage is within a short distance of a private beach. It’s a hidden gem for all types of travellers.

Family Tides. Cottage by the Bay.
Toms River, New Jersey, United States
11 reviews
Entire cottage 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tv works very well
Cleanliness:
definitely recommended if you're looking for somewhere clean and comfortable
Host:
the owners are super sweet and gave us clear instructions
chris is amazing thanks again for being a great host
:) chris and andi were incredibly kind responsive and accommodating
Location:
we loved how close we were to the water
my stay at chris's place was amazing
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10. Great escape for a relaxing weekend getaway

Far from city life, this quiet neighborhood offers a great escape for a relaxing getaway. This tiny beach bungalow is only a few steps away from the ocean. It’s also within walking distance to many restaurants, where you can try the local food. Seaside Heights boardwalk is 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) away, while Point Pleasant boardwalk is 8 miles (12.8 kilometers) away. Due to its size, the spot is a must-stay for small families or couples.

Cozy beach house 1/2 block from ocean
ORTLEY Beach, New Jersey, United States
42 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
definitely clean and well kept
it was very clean
nothing fancy but clean and comfortable for two
very clean and had everything we needed
the space was clean
Host:
joe was a wonderful host
great host-very accommodating
joe is an easygoing and eager to please host
joe was a great host and we will be back
joe was very accommodating and extremely nice
Location:
great location -since you are walking distance to the beach
walking distance to the beach as well as walking distance to great breakfast and dinner spots
great location only a few minutes from the beach
small beach bungalow but the location is perfect
great place very close to the beach
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Live and feel the breeze of the sea in Toms River

With a lively waterfront community, there are plenty of options to live and feel the breeze as soon as you arrive in town. Besides the boardwalk, many accommodations are set on a private beach. So make the best of your time with the most amazing Airbnb vacation rentals in Toms River, New Jersey!

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