Romantic getaways in New Jersey

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No matter what your interests are, New Jersey has plenty to offer. Explore this northeastern state’s beautiful, sun-drenched shoreline, cities full of exciting entertainment and culinary pleasures where history, art, and culture come to life, as well as parks and natural wonders perfect for both thrilling recreation and bucolic relaxation.

Stroll down New Jersey’s iconic boardwalks that draw in visitors seeking shopping, great food, and outdoor attractions such as amusement and water parks.

Best romantic getaways in New Jersey

The Asbury

There’s something for everyone at The Asbury, a chic beachfront hotel located just steps from the beach and boardwalk.

After swimming in the seasonal outdoor pool relax in a poolside cabana, have a cocktail in one of The Asbury’s vibrant bars; the renowned rooftop lounge bar features stunning city and sea views, while the lively lobby bar provides nightly live music, or have a movie night date at the outdoor movie theater with cult movies projected on a 20-foot wall.

The hotel also features a vintage bowling alley with a diner.

The Claridge

This historic beachfront hotel boasts an onsite restaurant dating back to the Roaring Twenties era.

The Claridge will surely interest casino lovers with its direct access to Bally’s or Caesar’s properties.

Its rooms are equipped with a flat-screen cable TV and a small refrigerator.

The hotel also features an indoor pool, and a Las Vegas-style cabaret showroom and ballroom facility.

Its unique amenities include limo transportation and beach drop-off.

Wilbraham Mansion

Just a stone’s throw away from the beach, Wilbraham Mansion features rooms with a flat-screen TV, air-conditioning, and a private bathroom. Certain rooms feature a spa bath or a fireplace.

Guests may sit down and unwind on the front porch or go for a dip in the indoor heated pool.

The Madison Hotel

With its modern décor and many amenities, The Madison Hotel blends elegance and personalized service.

The hotel boasts an indoor pool, a hot tub, as well as a free shuttle service, and a concierge service. The two on-site restaurants offer an a la carte meals.

The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom, a flat-screen cable TV, air conditioning, a desk, and coffee and ironing facilities.

Romantic boutique hotels in New Jersey

Bungalow Hotel

Escape in style with your significant other to one of the top Jersey Shore boutique hotels. The chic Bungalow Hotel offers luxury self-catering accommodation with fully equipped kitchenettes, spacious king bedrooms, flat-screen TVs, fireplaces, and soaking tubs in each suite.

Guests can sip a cocktail at the bar and lounge area or sunbathe at the hotel’s own private beach reserved for guests.

Wilbraham Mansion

Just a stone’s throw away from the beach, Wilbraham Mansion features rooms with a flat-screen TV, air-conditioning, and a private bathroom. Certain rooms feature a spa bath or a fireplace.

Guests may sit down and unwind on the front porch or go for a dip in the indoor heated pool.

Romantic inns in New Jersey

Angel of the Sea Bed and Breakfast

This elegant B&B is located opposite the ocean, offering their guests a complimentary gourmet breakfast, afternoon tea service, and complimentary evening wine and cheese.

The property features many ocean view porches. Its rooms boast Victorian décor, air conditioning, a cable TV, and a private bathroom.

The B&B offers free bicycle rental.

Woolverton Inn

This lovely Stockton bed and breakfast and a wedding venue features rooms with air conditioning, a private bathroom, Jacuzzis®, and fireplaces.

Guests are welcome to sit back and relax in the property’s garden and the terrace.
The inn also features bike hire, perfect for exploring the surrounding area.

A full English/Irish breakfast is available daily.

The Olde Mill Inn

Truly a magnet for couples, this elegant inn is located near the Morristown National Historical Park, making it ideal for a romantic getaway.

The inn provides transfer service around the local area.
Guests are welcome to enjoy the on-site restaurant, and the fitness center.

The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen cable TV, and an en suite bathroom with free toiletries. Certain rooms have a view of the courtyard.

Beachfront hotels in New Jersey

Ocean Casino Resort

Get ready for the ultimate romantic, beach getaway at Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City!

Located along the iconic boardwalk and overlooking the ocean, Ocean Casino Resort offers a variety of both outdoor and indoor pool locations, indulgent spa experiences, a hot tub, a fitness center, as well as various dining options.

Each room comes equipped with a flat-screen TV, a glass shower, and floor-to-ceiling windows featuring sweeping city and ocean views.

ICONA Cape May

This oceanfront hotel that’s just a short walk away from the Boardwalk, offers rooms with a balcony, a cable TV, a refrigerator, as well a private bathroom. Select rooms feature a kitchenette and ocean views.

This coastal-style hotel mixes a white façade with nautical blue shudders and awnings, fitting perfectly into the gorgeous seaside community of Cape May.

Sea Crest Inn

Sea Crest Inn offers oceanfront accommodations with fully equipped kitchens and spacious balconies

It features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, the only outdoor whirlpool in Cape May, and more.

Its great location, close to restaurants, nightspots, tennis, golfing, shopping (and more!), makes for a perfect inexpensive getaway for couples.

Colonial Inn

The charming Colonial Inn is located in the historic town of Smithville and is just 20 minutes from Atlantic City.

Thanks to its elegant and romantic rooms, it is the perfect location for a relaxing village retreat. Each uniquely decorated room features air conditioning, a seating area, a dining table, a private bathroom, and everything one might need.

This charming bed & breakfast offers a restaurant and a bar.

Atlantis Inn

This bed and breakfast is a luxury accommodation located on Ocean City’s famous Beach Block.

This inn hotel provides its guests with a terrace and rooms that feature air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, and a private bathroom with free toiletries.

Ocean City Boardwalk is within a walking distance from the hotel.

The Carroll Villa Hotel

This national historic building in Cape May features rooms with modern décor, cable TV, and private baths.

The hotel features a garden and an on-site restaurant which provides the hotel guests with a 30 percent discount for dinner.

Guests can enjoy local art exhibits and nightly live music at the hotel or go for a swim at the nearby beach.

Themed hotels for couples in New Jersey

Inn of the Dove

The adults-only Inn of the Dove offers individually and uniquely decorated suites with lavish beds, mirrored walls, in-room hot tubs, and fireplaces. 

Each suite comes equipped with a flat-screen cable TV with adult movie channels, a refrigerator, and a seating area. 

Inn of the Dove is conveniently located in the Philadephia area, making for a quirky, city break destination.

Deluxe Inn

The quirky Deluxe Inn makes for a great stop during your New Jersey road trip.

Hotel amenities include free parking, 24-hour front desk, and romantic rooms and suites. Also, the inn is located just a short drive away from the AC airport.

The themed suites come equipped with air conditioning, flat-screen TVs, and unique hot tubs.

Gallery Holiday Motel

Gallery Holiday Motel is not just some outdated roadside motel. This charming, vintage motel offers dreamy suites with heart and cloud-shaped bathtubs, circle beds, fireplaces, and wall-to-wall mirrors.

Bars, restaurants and other points of interest can be found nearby.

Unique getaways in New Jersey

Sheraton Parsippany Hotel

This castle-themed hotel guarantees a unique romantic getaway for two.

Guests are welcome to dine at the onsite restaurant, stay in shape at the health club featuring racquetball courts, a hot tub, and a sauna, or cool off in indoor and outdoor pools. There is also a nearby golf course.

Rooms feature flat-screen TVs, desks, seating areas, and coffee makers.

The Castle at Skyland Manor

The Castle at Skyland Manor is a romantic boutique hotel, featuring a shared lounge, a sun terrace, and a garden.

The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV, air-conditioning, and a separate seating area.

This bed and breakfast offers a daily continental breakfast.

Guests might enjoy hiking in the nearby area.


This luxurious boutique bed and breakfast offers rooms with a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom with free toiletries.

The property is labeled a smoke-free area, featuring a free-of-charge bike rental, as well as buffet and à la carte breakfast options that are available daily.

Guests are welcome to enjoy Casablanca’s hot tub.

Budget-friendly getaways in New Jersey

The Showboat Hotel Atlantic City

The Showboat is more than a place to stay thanks to its massive arcade – the biggest arcade in the East featuring more than 300 games. It is located along the world-famous boardwalk, guaranteeing a fun Jersey Shore getaway.

Each pet-friendly room comes with contemporary furnishings and a flat-screen TV, while the suites feature a spa bath and shower with waterfall shower heads.

Other facilities include a seasonal outdoor pool and several onsite dining options.

Princeton Marriott at Forrestal

Experience boutique-style comfort at Princeton Marriot, a New Jersey hotel featuring resort-style amenities.

Dine at the signature hotel restaurant and bar and indulge in luxury body and soul treatments at the onsite spa.

With an indoor pool, indoor tennis courts, volleyball courts, basketball courts, and walking paths, one will never run out of things to do at Princeton Marriot at Forrestal!

Somerset Hills Hotel

Surrounded by green hills and lush woodland, Somerset Hills Hotel features an on-site restaurant, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, and a fitness center.

Guests are welcome to sit back and unwind on the hotel’s sun terrace.

The hotel offers an American breakfast daily, as well as free private parking and laundry service. Shuttle service to nearby attractions is available.

Marriot’s Fairway Villas

Situated near a wide range of New Jersey attractions, the charming, ample villas provide full kitchens, 3 cable TVs, a separate living area, and a private bathroom. Some villas boast private balconies.

Guests are welcome to use the outdoor heated pool and the indoor pool, as well as visit the games room or work out in the gym.

Nassau Inn

Ideally located in downtown Princeton, this historic inn is a short walk away to Princeton University and Palmer Square.

The rooms are equipped with a desk, air-conditioning, a TV with satellite channels, and a sofa bed.

Guests staying at the property can enjoy on-site dining, a fitness and a business center, bar, 24-hour front desk, room service, and a shuttle service for a fee.

Romantic things to do in New Jersey

Once you have chosen the perfect hotel for your romantic getaway, let’s find a complementary thing to do in New Jersey so you can get the most out of your couple’s vacation.

Cape May

Cape May is another destination that gathers the holy trinity of a beachside town: amazing beaches, great food in its local restaurants and a teeming nightlife.

Cape May has been one of Jersey’s most popular destinations, and a quick visit will show you why. In Cape May there’s everything one needs for a whole summer’s worth of fun, let alone a day or a weekend.

Atlantic City

Home to some world-class entertainment and beaches, Atlantic City is an amazing destination for you and your significant other.

As you stroll down its famous boardwalk, enjoy the city’s old-fashioned amusement rides and carnival games, and, if you feel like it, head into one of the casino’s and try your luck.


Ocean City Boardwalk

Enjoy 3 miles of the famous New Jersey boardwalk, rich in shops, snack bars, pizza parlors – everything one would expect of the real Jersey shore.

Ideal for an evening stroll, as there’s always something going on thanks to its endless amusement options.

Hop on one of the many attractions in this world-renowned destination.

Branch Brook Park

Visit the nation’s first county park located northward of Newark.

This beautiful park, with its numerous round-the-year outdoor concerts, beautiful cherry trees, and a lake, makes for an ideal destination for a walk or a romantic picnic.

Six Flags Great Adventure

Perfect for a whole day of fun, Six Flag Great Adventure is a must visit destination if you’re in Jersey, especially in the summer months, when Hurricane Harbor water park, located right next door, is open.

With a wild drive-through safari, restaurants and dozens of rides, one won’t be lacking for enthusiasm and activities to enjoy with their partner.

Princeton University

Princeton university is a historic Ivy League University literally covered in ivy.

Walk the halls where famous alumni have sat and learned. 

This historic building that was founded before the US had even gained its independence has much to tell and one can see plenty of it on its campus.


More romantic getaways close to New Jersey

If you want to find more romantic hotels near New Jersey, we recommend these locations below, so you can find the perfect accommodation for your next romantic getaway or vacation.

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