Bay Breezes and Boardwalk Views: 21 Jersey Shore Waterfront Wedding Venues

The Jersey Shore, with its long history as the East Coast's favorite playground, is home to a wealth of fantastic places to celebrate...especially if you're looking to wed on the waterfront. Choices include both quaint, historic spots that highlight the area's serene natural landscapes, and modern spaces that tap the Shore's vibrant culture and nightlife. Here's a selection of some of the region’s best venues.



EXIT 105 - Long Branch Beach



Wave Resort - High Crest

Long Branch, NJ

Style: Elegant and expansive rooftop event space and terrace with exquisite Atlantic views, set atop the luxe Wave Resort, which offers plenty of plush accommodations and amenities for your guests.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$

McLoone's Pier House

Long Branch, NJ

Style: Lovely waterfront venue offering breathtaking Atlantic views, fantastic cuisine, and generous white-glove packages, which can include everything from a personal maître d’ to a custom-made wedding cake.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


EXIT 102 - Asbury Park



Tim McLoone's Supper Club

Asbury Park, NJ

Style: Elegant, vintage-style supper club exudes classic glamour, with gorgeous floor-to-ceiling windows framing panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and Asbury Park's historic boardwalk.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


EXIT 98 - Point Pleasant Beach



The Breakers on the Ocean

Spring Lake, New Jersey

Style: 1880s waterfront treasure with period details, a classic wraparound covered porch, and elegant events with dramatic Atlantic views from the Terrace and ballrooms.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Mill Lakeside Manor

Spring Lake, NJ

Style: Stunning private estate bursting with natural beauty, from the lush waterfront ceremony site to the elegant ballroom, outfitted with crystal chandeliers, a coffered ceiling, gold leaf accents, and an open-air Infinity Deck.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Clarks Landing Yacht Club, Point Pleasant

Point Pleasant, NJ

Style: Elegant seaside mansion boasting impeccable white glove service and offering majestic views of the Manasquan River from both the lovely al fresco Riverside ceremony site and the luxurious, Italianate-inspired ballroom.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Crystal Point Yacht Club

Point Pleasant, New Jersey

Style: Enjoy sweeping views of the Manasquan River from every room in this spacious club (and, of course, the lush courtyard), where delectable menus are paired with exceptional service, refined spaces, and luxurious accommodations.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


EXIT 63 - Long Beach Island



The Sea Shell Resort & Beach Club

Beach Haven, NJ

Style: Dreamy destination-style venue with a private beach for exchanging vows, cocktail hours poolside and under the tiki hut, and delectable, fresh dinner and dancing into the night in the elegant reception hall.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Bonnet Island Estate

Manahawkin, New Jersey

Style: Private island estate at the water’s edge includes Nantucket-style buildings and a rustic Boathouse Chapel surrounded by dunes and wetlands.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Mallard Island Yacht Club

Manahawkin, New Jersey

Style: Bayside club featuring gardens, white picket fences, and manicured landscaping, not to mention fabulous water views on 3 sides.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


EXIT 38 - Atlantic City



Resorts Casino Hotel

Atlantic City, NJ

Style: This chic resort blends period details from its 150-year history with luxurious modern touches, as in the four exquisite ballrooms, which boast floor-to-ceiling windows framing picturesque boardwalk views.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


EXIT 17 - Sea Isle City



Yacht Club of Sea Isle City

Sea Isle City, NJ

Style: Chic, modern club perched at the edge of the intercoastal waterway, with exquisite sunset ceremonies on the dock and elegant receptions with views of the ocean.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

ICONA Avalon

Avalon, NJ

Style: Stunning beachfront venue with classic coastal-inspired architecture and décor, luxurious accommodations (all the rooms have balconies!), and endless views of the sweeping sand dunes and sparkling ocean.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Yacht Club of Stone Harbor

Stone Harbor, NJ

Style: Expansive waterfront yacht club boasting elegant & intimate indoor and outdoor spaces, matched with exquisite catering and bar, expert service, and views of some of the region's very best sunsets.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


EXIT 4 - Wildwood



ICONA Diamond Beach

Wildwood Crest, New Jersey

Style: Fabulous full-service resort on a peaceful private beach, offering toes-in-the-sand ceremonies followed by beachside receptions in the Bespoke Tent or atop the Lanai Rooftop, a sixth-floor party spot with spectacular views of Diamond Beach and the sparkling Atlantic.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


EXIT 0 - Cape May



Congress Hall

Cape May, New Jersey

Style: One of the oldest beachfront resorts in America, outfitted with a three-story colonnade, flags, and red-white-and-blue bunting set against a crisp green lawn and a pristine sand beach.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

The Virginia Hotel and Cottages

Cape May, New Jersey

Style: Charming and impeccably restored 1879 landmark hotel and cottages nestled among lush foliage and greenery—all just a half-block from the beach.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

The Grand Hotel of Cape May

Cape May, New Jersey

Style: An oceanfront Wedding Veranda and 5th-floor ballrooms ensure panoramic views of the beach, Atlantic Ocean, and Cape May.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


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