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Welcome to Ventnor City New Jersey
Discover a hidden gem at the Jersey Shore. Ventnor City New Jersey is a city on the Atlantic Ocean Shore of Absecon Island, located in between Atlantic City and Margate City. Ventnor is conveniently close (next door) to shopping, gaming and night life found in Atlantic City but also offers many family recreational activities, unique shops, restaurants and Bed and Breakfast Inns away from the crowds of its neighbor. There are three business areas, one in the northern end of the city, another in the southern end, an area now known as The Ventnor Gateway District, and a third in Ventnor Heights (over the Dorset Avenue Bridge), all three contain clothing stores, gift shops, ice cream shops and restaurants with the southern end also having several lodging accomodations.
Ventnor is named after Ventnor England, a very popular seaside resort established in the Victorian era on the Isle of Wight. Ventnor NJ was also established at the end of the Victorian era, at the turn of the 19th century and has many beautiful Victorian homes and large ocean front homes built 100 years ago. Ventnor has a wide 1.7 mile boardwalk that is a favorite for power walkers, bicyclists or those just sitting and enjoying the fresh ocean breeze.
Ventnor City has large well maintained beaches offering visitors and residents opportunities for swimming, surfing, kayaking and hobie cat sail boating and is known for having many spacious beach block summer rentals that families have enjoyed for decades and a residential boardwalk.
The area has a lot to offer vacationers, next door to Atlantic City yet away from the crowds, Ventnor is ideally located for families visiting the New Jersey Shore. Discover the charm of this small Jersey Shore town with unique shops, restaurants, white sandy beaches, a boardwalk and only minutes away from Atlantic City, offering the perfect family getaway.
This website has information about Ventnor City, lists and describes Ventnor City Recreational Services and Facilities, and has ideas for day trips, places to see and things to do while vacationing in "shorely the best" seaside resort town at the Jersey Shore, Ventnor New Jersey.