A Glimpse at Minerva's Rooms and Events

Feel free to browse the gallery below to get a closer feel of Minerva's lodging.  Take a look at our "Year in the Life of Minerva's" to see some of the  "special" weekends we offer throughout the year. (Be sure to use the numbers at the bottom to scroll through all four pages!)

For photos of recent events, also please visit our Facebook page.  To view a sample menu, please click here.  We are a great destination for your next summer vacation with our comforable and affordable location on  New Jersey shore's Long Beach Island.

Check our rates and policies and give us a call at: (609) 494-1000 or email us with information about your desired dates and the number in your party to MinervasBandB@gmail.com We will be glad to help you plan your visit!


Summer Beach Homes New Jersey

The private deck of the handicapped-accessible Neptune room, which overlooks one of Barnegat Light's many lovely residential neighborhoods, also offers a glimpse of Barnegat Bay.

New Jersey Summer Beach Homes

"Heaven ... the rooms are comfortable
and clean 
with fresh decor"

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  • 2013-14 was a typical year of Minerva's various "theme" weekends.
  • Barnegat Light's expansive, clean beaches will show you why poets and psychologist tout the mental-health value of the ocean.
  • Writers' Retreats include suppers as part of the package!
  • The Gourmet Weekend--always a happy Fall event--features good food and good conversation about food!
  • Minerva's gets "all decked out" for the Gourmet Weekend party!
  • KayCee Roth Byrd, of Surf City's Cheese Shoppe, always provides exotic cheeses for the Gourmet event.
  • Tom MCcann talks about why he's been running a health food store for four decades.
  • Master Chef Charles Ostergren prepares our dinner before our eyes.
  • And then we EAT it!!
  • Kim Nagy, editor of Wild River Review, and yoga magic-maker Elizabeth Jones teamed up for this weekend of Writing-and-Yoga!
  • Yoga and the Written Word...1