Atlantic City

Travel Guide

Enjoy Atlantic City’scharming boardwalk, with its casinos, shops and traditional amusement parks, orhead out to see other popular attractions along the Jersey Shore.

Atlantic City is oneof the most popular resort cities on America’s east coast. It’s located onAbsecon Island, New Jersey, and has attractive beaches, casinos, restaurants,bars and amusement piers. Since the first railroad reached Absecon Island in1854, Atlantic City has provided carnival-like entertainment for those from NewYork and other major cities. Historic sights and art deco-style architecturekeep Atlantic City charming, despite all the developments.

Before settlersarrived in the late 17th century, the Lenni-Lenape Indians made the most ofAbsecon Island’s subtropical climate in summer only. Nowadays, the warmermonths from June to September are still the most visited by tourists and canget very crowded.TheAtlantic City Boardwalk is the small city’s main entertainment precinct. It’swhere you’ll find Steel Pier, an amusement park on the waterfront, and thehistoric Boardwalk Hall. Atlantic City is famous for its casino resorts and itsforeshore has plenty of bars and fine-dining options.

Learn about localhistory at the Absecon Lighthouse. Follow the coast south to Margate to visitLucy the Elephant. This delightful structure from 1881 has become a symbol ofthe Jersey coast. Kids will also love the amusement parks, such as Gillian'sWonderland Pier in Ocean City and Raging Waters in Wildwood.

Atlantic City isconnected to the mainland by road. It’s easy to get there by car and you canalso go by train or bus. In the city, public transport is affordable and“jitney” buses run parallel to the boardwalk and to and from other major hubs.The Atlantic City International Airport is a 20-minute drive from downtown andthe well-connected Philadelphia International Airport is just over an houraway.

Atlantic City hasbeen a popular destination for vacationers for over 150 years, and its livelywaterfront precinct is a fun place for a long weekend on the New Jerseycoastline.

Harrah's Resort Atlantic City
Harrah's Resort Atlantic City
4 out of 5
777 Harrah's Blvd., Atlantic City, NJ
Fully refundable
The price is CA $55 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 27
Located in the heart of Atlantic City, this eco-friendly resort is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Harrah's Atlantic City Casino and within 3 mi (5 km) of Atlantic City ...
3.5/5 Good! (5,825 reviews)
"First time staying at harrahs, it was nice"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2021

Harrah's Resort Atlantic City
Tropicana Atlantic City
Tropicana Atlantic City
3.5 out of 5
2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ
The price is CA $72 per night from Nov 18 to Nov 18
Located in Atlantic City, this beachfront resort is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Tropicana Casino, Atlantic City Beach, and Atlantic City ...
3.8/5 Good! (8,219 reviews)
"Nice place to stay"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2021

Tropicana Atlantic City
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
4 out of 5
1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ
The price is CA $97 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 25
Located in Atlantic City, this beachfront hotel is in the city center, just steps from Atlantic City Boardwalk, Steel Pier, and Atlantic City Beach. Boardwalk ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (15,963 reviews)
"Pleasant and fun stay here - much more updated and clean than anticipated - would definitely return!"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2021

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Legacy Vacation Resorts Brigantine Beach
Legacy Vacation Resorts Brigantine Beach
3 out of 5
1400 Ocean Avenue, Brigantine, NJ
The price is CA $78 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 1
Nestled on the beach, this Brigantine aparthotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Brigantine Beach and 1.8 mi (3 km) from Links at Brigantine Beach. Atlantic City Beach ...
3.7/5 Good! (1,083 reviews)
"walking out the front door,the beach was right there.Also the live band and bar outside,on the property."

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2021

Legacy Vacation Resorts Brigantine Beach
Flagship All-Suites, a fantaSea Resort
Flagship All-Suites, a fantaSea Resort
3.5 out of 5
60 N Maine Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ
The price is CA $98 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 21
Situated on the waterfront, this condo resort is within a 10-minute walk of Atlantic City Boardwalk, Altman Playground, and Absecon Lighthouse. Atlantic City ...
3.7/5 Good! (2,701 reviews)
"The room was clean, the bathroom was clean and the beds were very comfortable."

Reviewed on Oct. 10, 2021

Flagship All-Suites, a fantaSea Resort
Homewood Suites by Hilton Atlantic City/Egg Harbor Township
Homewood Suites by Hilton Atlantic City/Egg Harbor Township
3 out of 5
3008 English Creek Ave, Egg Harbor Township, NJ
The price is CA $141 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
Situated near the airport, this aparthotel is 3.1 mi (5 km) from FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center and within 12 mi (20 km) of Richard Stockton College ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (652 reviews)
"Good service"

Reviewed on Sep. 7, 2021

Homewood Suites by Hilton Atlantic City/Egg Harbor Township
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.