Most Long Beach Island rental homes are set up for basic housekeeping and cooking needs with utensils, pots, pans, dishes and pillows. Below are some items you may need to bring on your summer vacation. Many of the items may be rented if you do not want to bring them with you. Ask our agents for more information.
Typically tenants are responsible for bringing or obtaining the following items: Other Items to make your stay as stress free as possible:
  • Linens – including sheets-
  • Bath Towels
  • Beach Towels
  • Kitchen Linens
  • Toiletries
  • Baby Items (Cribs, Toys, Flotation Devices)
  • Beach Badges (Many homes now come with beach badges so check with your rental agent)

Too much to Pack or Did you forget anything? Try these services:

  • Sunscreen
  • Beach Chairs
  • Camera and film
  • Special dietary needs
  • Any Medication you may currently need
  • Games
  • Sporting Enjoyment (Tennis Rackets, Surf Board, Bicycles)
  • Cooler weather clothing


Traffic into Long Beach Island is usually very heavy on Saturdays and increases as the day progresses. There will also be bridge construction throughout the summer.

To avoid sitting in traffic, try to get onto the island as early as possible. Have some activity planned or just relax on the beach until your rental home is available.