Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Forked River

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Forked River. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Forked River

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Forked River a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Popcorn Park Zoo (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Blackbeard's Cave Family Entertainment Center (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Jump Street Skate Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • River Lady Cruise (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Playdrome Lanes (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Bey Lea Municipal Golf Course (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Forked River

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Forked River. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Double Trouble State Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Huddy Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Island Beach State Park Entrance (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Seaside Park Beach (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Shelter Cove Park (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Cattus Island County Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)

How to get to and around Forked River

The nearest airport is in Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), located 23.8 mi (38.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), which is 32.2 mi (51.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Forked River?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 741 holiday lettings near Forked River. From 522 Houses to 154 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Forked River is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Forked River?

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

  • Manahawkin: 324 holiday homes
  • Dover Beaches North: 154 holiday homes
  • Barnegat Light: 640 holiday homes
  • Beach Haven Terrace: 115 holiday homes
  • North Beach Haven: 925 holiday homes

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Forked River. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst: 16 holiday lettings
  • Bay Head Beach: 1,511 holiday lettings
  • Seaside Park Beach: 1,585 holiday lettings
  • Ocean County Historical Museum: 1,448 holiday lettings
  • Woodlake Country Club: 1,500 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Forked River listed on HomeAway 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 Forked River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 522 Houses in Forked River. Our other popular types of Forked River holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 154 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 24 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Forked River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 108 holiday homes with pool available in Forked River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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