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Blue Bay Inn

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New Jersey
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I found this hotel by chance as we have been trying various ones on the shore, prices are in line with others and for the quality of the hotel, pricing is good. Also there was no minimum 2 night stay over the weekend. Check in was easy, so was parking across the street in the municipal parking. The room was...

2Thank Tom_em_1
Youngstown, Ohio
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Stayed in this hotel with the family and a friend over the 4th of July weekend. The hotel is nicely located not far from Seastreak ferry stop that takes you directly to Manhattan. Room was average... but clean...

1Thank zhybak
Long Island, New York, USA
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We spent one night at the Blue Bay Inn in early July and it was a surprisingly nice experience. Booking was seamless via TripAdvisor/Booking.com even with a change of our dates and a revision of the reservation. We travelled for a short getaway to the Sandy Hook area for the beaches and a bike tour through the historic military installation...

2Thank AtlanticJim
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Situated on a lively road in Atlantic Highlands, Blue Bay Inn puts you near the water and at the heart of an artsy, casual village. Outside, we appreciated the open courtyard, which was set up for drinks and dinner on Saturday night. Inside, the lobby was comfortable and equipped with two Keurigs, a cold server of fresh water and a...

2Thank lisa028
West Hartford, CT
Reviewed 22 June 2016

If you want to enjoy the water, good seafood, a safe and simple bike trail without big crowds--even on a warm June day--then Atlantic Highlands might work for you. I know my Jersey friends (I was visiting from CT) said that the area was known as sort of an odd stepsister to the cool parts of the Jersey Shore and...

Thank Mary C
New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Room was very big-parlour room. Needed a larger room for a pre-wedding gathering. This fit the bill! Staff was very helpful and courteous. Beds were comfortable. Coffee in the lobby in the morning was great.

Thank Reagan4ever
Trieste, Italy
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I chose to stay overnight, as an alternative to the dreaded airport hotels near the Newark International Airport. I do not regret the choice. Atlantic Highland is a nice maritime neighbourhood on the South shore of the lower New York bay, overlooking the Brooklyn skyline, less than one hour drive from the Newark International airport. The neighbourhood is quite, the...

Thank stehbar
markcNewJersey, Manager at Blue Bay Inn, responded to this review

I'm very sorry to hear that your stay here at The Blue Bay Inn was an unhappy one. We work hard to give our guests the best experience possible. I will speak with all of my team members to ensure this situation does not happen again. Thank you for letting us know and enjoy your Summer.

Lymington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A lovely "old world" type of building in this pretty part of the new colony. Huge room which was very clean. Usual american refusal to supply drinking water free. $5 for a 33cl bottle or medicine dose sized plastic containers at water fountain in reception. Bar and restaurant was closed when I was there ( 24-25 Dec) No parking either....

Thank Localityenthusiast
Hellertown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Two minute walk to the ferry to Manhattan. Several good restaurants right next door or across the street. Very comfortable bed and I was pleasantly surprised how quite it was even though my room was on the front or street side of the building and right next to the elevator. My only negative would be the slow wi-fi but it...

Thank TownsendRC
Reviewed 12 April 2016

My husband and I recently lived at the Blue Bay for almost 4 months while our home was rebuilt. The staff was amazing, thoughtful, could not do enough for us; the hotel is clean, well run, beautiful and quiet, a little jewel. Despite it being a very stressful time, thanks to Pam and her staff we felt so well cared...

1Thank jeantmar

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located in the heart of downtown Atlantic Highlands, the Blue Bay Inn is the perfect place to indulge yours desires. Within two blocks, there are 12 restaurants, a movie theatre, a playhouse, upscale boutiques, spas, hair salons, artisan shops, a coffee house and the Seastreak ferry which luxuriously shuttles back and forth to Manhattan in 35 minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Bay Inn

Address: 51 1st Ave, near Sandy Hook, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716-1242
Region: United States > New Jersey > Atlantic Highlands
Price Range: $241 - $739 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Blue Bay Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Blue Bay Hotel Atlantic Highlands
Blue Bay Atlantic Highlands
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“A parking pass is provided for the nearby municipal lot but be warned that it can fill up quickly during peak season.”
LMcCBender, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a top floor away from the front of the hotel to reduce noise issues.”
cherylb24-2016, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the back of the hotel are probably quieter.”
chrisgY2097IH, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not the second floor and not directly over copper canyon”
  • Room 214; no coffee maker? $5 water?
  • Room 214
  • TV needs to be replaced
jrman66, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“front rooms have the better view, there is currently building work to rear of hotel”
lindakelly007, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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