Avon by the Sea is a four season, seaside, Victorian community located on the Atlantic Ocean - just an hour outside both New York City and Philadelphia.
Avon by the Sea is one of the more unique shore towns as it is surrounded by three different bodies of water: Sylvan Lake, Shark River and the Atlantic Ocean.
The town's ideal location affords for dozens of water activities from surfing and swimming to boogie boarding, fishing, boating and more.
A ton of restaurants line the Main Street in this town that over one thousand people call home. Bing’s Deli is an excellent place to start your day, while trendy options like Seed to Sprout and Clementine’s also provide perfect eats. Escape on Main, Bedrock Bistro, and Kofi House are also viable options for eats in this tiny yet exciting town.
Events happen on this boardwalk all the time! Live music in the summer provides families with a fun environment for their beach time fun. Every summer there is a Craft Fair as well as “string by the sea!” Keep yourself cultured during your vacation with this Jersey Shore getaway.
The non-commercial boardwalk is perfect for a romantic sunrise or sunset stroll. If you're looking for a leisurely seaside vacation, Avon by the Sea is one of our top picks!