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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:

Bubbies Bistro (Dairy, Cholov Yisroel) Address: 5205 Atlantic Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406. Phone: (609) 822-7200 Hashgacha: Star-K

Chabad Kosher Dining Hall (Meat) Address: 6605 Ventnor Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406. Phone: (609) 300-6133

Shalom Pita Kosher Grill Atlantic City (Meat) Address: 6514 Ventnor Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406. Phone: (609) 800-3686

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

Shari's Bistro Address: 800 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244.

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

Babysitting:

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 #320 on: July 19, 2023, 12:40:52 PM »
What are the minyanim options close to Borgata and the ocean casino in august?
The places I mentioned are a drop closer to Oceans but negligible.

By the way Hard Rock is quite new and there are some nice rooms there but make sure you get nonsmoking.
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Re: Atlantic City Master Thread
« Reply #321 on: July 19, 2023, 12:43:30 PM »
The places I mentioned are a drop closer to Oceans but negligible.
(the shul should be named Oceans 10)
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« Reply #322 on: July 19, 2023, 01:28:37 PM »
What are the minyanim options close to Borgata and the ocean casino in august?
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Re: Atlantic City Master Thread
« Reply #323 on: July 19, 2023, 09:45:53 PM »
Thank you all! Yeah, borgata has a really nice, inexpensive suite (fiore) which seems nicer than the ocean contemporary king(which is more expensive).

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Re: Atlantic City Master Thread
« Reply #324 on: May 31, 2024, 08:33:33 AM »
Which is the nicest hotel for a two-night short beach vacation? Are any actually on the beach, and do any offer beach services like chairs and umbrellas?
I have status with ceasars, hard rock, and oceans.
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« Reply #325 on: May 31, 2024, 11:50:41 AM »
Which is the nicest hotel for a two-night short beach vacation? Are any actually on the beach, and do any offer beach services like chairs and umbrellas?
I have status with ceasars, hard rock, and oceans.
Oceans is nicest imo. The boardwalk separates them from the beach. More of a boardwalk place that beachy.