The beach town of Longport, New Jersey, is located along the same stretch of shoreline as Margate City, Ventnor City and Atlantic City to the east, right at the southern end of Absecon Island. It's a tiny, tranquil community with a small beach, perfect for anyone looking for respite from the bustling Jersey Shore.
Longport is a quiet place to enjoy the beach and is well located to nearby Ocean City, Margate, Ventnor and Atlantic City for more action packed days on the Jersey Shore.
The town beach has great waves, sandy shores and lots of shelling opportunities, plus dogs are allowed making it a favouite spot for anyone with a pooch. The tranquil, serene setting of Longport make it idyllic for quiet getaways, peaceful swimming, fishing, meditating and beach yoga. There's some fun happy hour and dining options on the water too.
Longport has a more laid-back vibe than the rest of the Jersey Shore, so you can come in summer, enjoy the weather and it'll never feel too crowded at the beach.