In addition to the wide variety of clothing boutiques, gift shops and other retail stores for shopping local in Belmar, New Jersey, you'll find some unbeatable bargains at the nearby outlet malls and shopping centers. Outlet shopping during your Jersey Shore vacation is a great way to spend a rainy day or to take a break from the beach if you've had too much sun.
1. Jersey Shore Premium Outlets
1 Premium Outlets Boulevard
Tinton Falls, New Jersey 07753
Jersey Shore Premium Outlets is approximately 15 minutes from Belmar by car. It is an open-air shopping center with 120 stores, selling everything from athletic wear, to women's, children's and men's clothing; shoes; designer handbags, fragrances, and cosmetics; candles; housewares; sunglasses; and much more. Open seven days a week.
Work up an appetite while bagging all those bargains? Jersey Shore Premium Outlets also has a food court, as well as casual grab-and-go eateries such throughout. RELATED: Shopping Local In Belmar, NJ
2. Jackson Premium Outlets
Route 537 Monmouth Road
Just north of I-195
Jackson, New Jersey 08527
Approximately 30 minutes from our Belmar vacation rental you'll find Jackson Premium Outlets, two miles from Six Flags Great Adventure. This outlet mall is easy to reach via exit 16 of Interstate 195 West and has 70 stores selling name-brand and designer merchandise.
Other Nearby Shopping Centers
Brook 35 Plaza
2150 Route 35
Sea Girt, New Jersey
Stores include: Ann Taylor, Barefoot athleisure boutique, The Bee, Banana Republic, Williams-Sonoma, Gap, Bath & Body Works, Starbucks, Chipotle Mexican Grill, and more.
Junction of Routes 35 & 36
Eatontown, New Jersey
Stores include: Macy's, Boscov's, JCPenney, AMC Movies, Barnes & Noble, Express, Old Navy, Pac Sun, Victoria's Secret, and more. In addition to a mall food court with Chick-fil-A and other to-go restaurants, the Monmouth Mall has a Shake Shack, Chili's Grill & Bar, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Ruby Tuesday, TGI Fridays, Auntie Anne's, and other casual dining options.
Freehold Raceway Mall
Routes 9 and 33
Freehold, New Jersey
Stores include: Lord & Taylor, Macy's, Nordstrom, Abercrombie & Fitch, Bath & Body Works, White Barn, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Sephora, Charlotte Russe, JCPenney, Kirkland's, L.L. Bean, P.F. Chang's, Cheesecake Factory, AMC Theaters, and more. Christmas Tree Shop is nearby in a separate shopping center.
Live Like A Local: Rent A Belmar Beach House
Day trips down the shore are fun, but it's even better to rent a beach house for the week to experience everything wonderful about the Belmar area. For couples, solo adults and small families, the two-bedroom Blue Hydrangea Cottage rental in Belmar, New Jersey, is the perfect getaway place. The home sleeps up to four people and is consistently rated five stars for cleanliness, amenities and location. Learn more at www.vacationinbelmar.com.
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