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Hotels:

SPG:

Shraton Atlantic City Category: 3 Address: Two Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401 United States
Phone: (609) 344-3535

IHG:

Holiday Inn Address: 655 White Horse Pike Route 30e   Absecon ,  New Jersey   08201   United States Phone: (609) 383-9070

Marriott:

Courtyard Marriott Category: 6 Address: 1212 Pacific Avenue · Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401 USA Phone: (609) 345-7070

Fairfield Inn Category: 4 Address: 405 E Absecon Blvd · Absecon, New Jersey 08201 USA Phone: (609) 646-5000

Activities:

The main activities in AC are the Beaches, Boardwalk, and many Casinos. However there are other nice attractions that are fun for a family.

Note: many of the attractions listed below are located on the boardwalk as that is the main attraction in AC. Needless to say it cannot be missed.

Absecon Lighthouse is a historic light house that can be climbed for an incredible view. Address: 31 South Rhode Island Avenue Atlantic City, NJ 08401 Phone: (609) 449-1360 Price: Children: $4 Adults: $7.

AC Dreamin' 3D Light Show is a new and innovative free outdoor light show. shows are in the evening and run evey half hour. This is one activity on the boar walk you won't want to miss! Address: Boardwalk Hall located at 2301 Boardwalk at the center of the world-famous AC Boardwalk between Georgia and Mississippi Avenues at Kennedy Plaza. Phone: (609) 348-7100 Price: Free. THEY STOPPED DOING IT AS OF MAY 2017

Ripley's Believe It or Not similar to the other Ripley's, but this one has a lock of George Washington's hair. Address: 1441 Boardwalk  Atlantic City, NJ 08401 Phone: (609) 347-2001 Price: Child: $10 Adult: $16

ATLANTIC CITY ART CENTER an unparalleled opportunity to view the work of noted national and regional artists with the beautiful Atlantic Ocean as a backdrop. Address: Garden Pier on Boardwalk at New Jersey Ave. Atlantic City, NJ 08401 Phone: 609-347-5837 Price: Free

Casinos can be found here. Notable ones are The Borgata, Caesar's, Revel, Harra's, and The Trump Taj Mahal.

The Pier Shops located in Ceaser's is a fantastic little mall. It has stores to go shopping in, but more importantly it has great views of the beach with rocking chairs to relax in. Also there is a free water and light show that runs multiple times an hour. This place is definitely worth checking out. Address: One Atlantic Ocean Atlantic City, NJ 08401 Phone: (609) 345-3100 Price: Free

Aquariumis a fun place to get out of the heat or cold and take the family to see sea creatures. Address: 800 North New Hampshire Avenue Atlantic City, NJ 08401 Phone: 609-348-2880 Price: Children: $5 Adults: $8

Imax Theater at the Tropicana is the only Giant Screen Certified IMAX Theatre in Southern New Jersey and the only movie theatre in Atlantic City. Address: 2831 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401 Phone: 1-800-345-8767 Price: Varies based on times and show.

Steel pier amusement park is another attraction on the AC board walk that is not to be missed. This is a classic boardwalk amusment park with many fun rides. Address: 1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ NJ 08401 Phone: (609) 345-4893 Price: You can pay per ride or buy an unlimited wristband for $40.

Restaurants:

Aroma Bistro (Dairy, cholov yisroel) Address: 6414 Ventnor ave Ventnor, NJ 08406 UNITED STATES phone: (609) 822-4111 Hashgacha: Rabbi Shalom Nachum Ever (Young Israel Margate) CLOSED

Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream (Dairy, Cholov Stam) Address: 1901 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401 UNITED STATES phone: (609) 344-3335 Hashgacha: Kof-K CLOSED

Bubbies Bistro (Dairy, Cholov Yisroel) Address: 5204 Ventnor Ave. Ventnor, NJ 08406 UNITED STATES phone: (609) 822-7200 Hashgacha: Star-K

Burger.org (Meat) Address: 8409 Ventnor ave Margate, NJ 08402 UNITED STATES phone: (609) 350-7039 Hashgacha: Community Kashrus of Greater Philadelphia (Keystone-K) CLOSED

James' Candy (Dairy, Cholov Stam) Address: 1519 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401 UNITED STATES phone: (609) 344-1519 Hashgacha: OK Organized Kashrus Laboratories

Jerusalem Glatt Kosher Restaurant Inc. (Meat) Address: 6410 Ventnor Ave Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2113 UNITED STATES phone: (609) 822-2266 Hashgacha: Rabbi Shalom Nachum Ever (Young Israel Margate)

Pathmark in Ventnor Heights (Has a small selection of kosher grocery products) Address: 5100 Wellington Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406 Phone: (609) 823-1940 Website:

Minyanim:

Chabad at the Shore Address: 6412 Ventnor Ave., Ventnor NJ 08406
Shabbos Minyanim: Friday Night - Summer - 7:15pm, Winter - 5:30pm Shabbos Morning - Summer - 9:00am Winter - 9:30am Kiddish - 12:00 Sunday Morning - 9:15am (Summer Only) Rabbi Avrohom Rapoport - Phone: 609-992-4100 Website:

Rodef Shalom Orthodox Synagogue Address: 4609 Atlantic Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ 08401  Shachris: Weekdays-8:00 a.m., Sundays-8:30 a.m. Shabbos- 9:00 a.m. Mincha & Marrive: Summer - 7:00pm Winter - Sundown Rabbi Max Fox Phone: (609) 345-4580

Zichron Trocki Mivilna Shul In Margate Address: 8223 Fulton Avenue Margate, NJ Shabbos Morning @ 9:30 a.m. Phone : (609) 822-8500

Young Israel of Margate Address: 8401 Ventnor Ave. Margate NJ 08402 Minyanim: Sunday morning minyan 8 a.m. M-F morning minyan 6:45 a.m. Rosh Chodesh morning minyan 6:30 a.m. Sunday – Thurs. Eve Minyan 10 min. prior to Shkiah Kabbalat Shabbat Fri. eve same time as candle lighting Shabbos & Yom Tov Shacharis 9 a.m. Shabbos Mincha & Seuda Ma’ariv & Havdalah – 65 min. before Shabbos ends. Phone: (609) 287-2412 

Shabbos:

Shabbat-in-a-box Address: 43 S. Plaza Pl. Atlantic City, NJ Call Tova at Phone: 609-992-4900 Orders must be placed by Thursday 4 pm Website: http://www.chabadac.com/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/941364/jewish/Shabbat-in-a-Box.htm


Baby sitting:
 Frum babysitter call ELLA Phone: 609-992-5522

Mikva:

Mikvah Israel of Atlantic County Address: 8223 Fulton Ave Margate, NJ. Phone: 609-822-9797 or Tova at 609-992-4900
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Re: Atlantic City Master Thread
« Reply #60 on: May 16, 2014, 10:01:24 AM »
the room is $244 prepaid, so it beats that value by a nice amount
Seems like you have your answer then.
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« Reply #61 on: May 16, 2014, 10:14:51 AM »
Seems like you have your answer then.
anyone ever stay at the sheraton atlantic city convention center?

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« Reply #62 on: May 16, 2014, 10:18:39 AM »
anyone ever stay at the sheraton atlantic city convention center?
I was actually there three years ago. Nice clean place, but don't recall anything special.
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« Reply #63 on: May 16, 2014, 10:19:58 AM »
I was actually there three years ago. Nice clean place, but don't recall anything special.
some online reviews arent so great

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« Reply #64 on: May 16, 2014, 10:39:47 AM »
some online reviews arent so great
i am looking at the distance from the sheraton to the shul on google maps
why does it take that convoluted route on the toll road? (i have never been to AC)
and whats the deal with parking in AC?

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« Reply #65 on: May 16, 2014, 10:56:30 AM »
i am looking at the distance from the sheraton to the shul on google maps
why does it take that convoluted route on the toll road? (i have never been to AC)
and whats the deal with parking in AC?
The Sheraton has a garage you can park in (i think they charge), not sure about other areas.
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« Reply #66 on: May 16, 2014, 10:57:24 AM »
The Sheraton has a garage you can park in (i think they charge), not sure about other areas.
can you park by casinos?

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« Reply #67 on: May 16, 2014, 10:58:53 AM »
can you park by casinos?
I'm sure there is, but most likely charge as well  (unless you play a lot and get comped).
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« Reply #68 on: May 16, 2014, 10:59:20 AM »
I'm sure there is, but most likely charge as well  (unless you play a lot and get comped).
is it just me or is it kind of cheap for places to still charge for wifi

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« Reply #69 on: May 16, 2014, 11:44:22 AM »
I'm sure there is, but most likely charge as well  (unless you play a lot and get comped).

Almost all parking garages are 5 bucks. Plus if u keeep the receipt wen u park once, its good for the nite in any garage.

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Re: Atlantic City Master Thread
« Reply #70 on: May 16, 2014, 01:20:57 PM »

thinking about going may 25, memorial day
is 7K SPG points at the sheraton worthwhile?
It's supposed to be very nice but there is no casino on property if that's a problem for you

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« Reply #71 on: May 16, 2014, 01:30:27 PM »
It's supposed to be very nice but there is no casino on property if that's a problem for you
just a free place to stay
i can drive to the boardwalk area

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Re: Atlantic City Master Thread
« Reply #72 on: May 16, 2014, 02:58:05 PM »
is it just me or is it kind of cheap for places to still charge for wifi
they want you to stay spend more time in the casino so they charge for wifi

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« Reply #73 on: May 16, 2014, 03:01:04 PM »
they want you to stay spend more time in the casino so they charge for wifi
they have no casino

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Re: Atlantic City Master Thread
« Reply #74 on: May 16, 2014, 04:40:28 PM »
they have no casino
which hotel? They might be partnered with a casino