The Carriage House B&B

18 Heck Avenue , Ocean Grove, NJ 07756 USA (Show map)


The award winning Carriage House, located just one block from the Atlantic Ocean and one block from the Grove's business district, is an intimate eight room Bed & Breakfast dedicated to insure the ultimate in elegance, comfort and convenience. Each of our guest rooms features a private bath, air conditioning and premium cable TV, while our larger rooms have queen size beds and working fireplaces for those frosty autumn and winter evenings. At the Carriage House your day begins with a sumptuous full breakfast served by the fireplace in our elegant dining room. After breakfast and throughout the day, you can unwind on our porch and let the cool ocean breezes take you back to another time. Small business meetings and social functions are welcome. For the enjoyment of our guests, The Carriage House is a smoke free environment. Major credit cards accepted. We can not accommodate infants or toddlers.



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  • Guest room4.2
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Onsite Dining4.8

Great place to get away

4.4 on October 14, 2016

My husband and I stayed here for a weekend in October 2016. We stayed in room 8 on the third floor. The room is quite spacious, including a full sized bed, a sitting area, and a private bathroom. Because the room is on a corner, there is a wonderful breeze through the room. Viktoria is very welcoming, always making sure everyone is comfortable and enjoying their stay. The breakfast spread is fantastic, offering a variety of sweet and savory dishes. We truly enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back.

Best B&B on the Jersey Shore

5 on September 25, 2016

You simply can't get a better deal or food or hostess! Nice, quiet area 1 block from beach. They provide beach towels, chairs and bikes! Breakfast is different every morning and FABULOUS! Restaurant, shopping and an incredible ice cream place all within walking distance. Not commercialized and great for families or a couple looking for a little solitude without the chaos of the more resort type beaches. A must try!

Carriage House - Room 1

4.0 on September 21, 2015

It was a good balance between cost, quality & convenience (location to beach & town). Balcony, 2nd floor porch was nice & had view of Ocean. Inn keepers were pleasant & flexible with our needs. Breakfast was good & filling. We would stay there again!

Best bed and breakfast

4.8 on October 13, 2014

What a beautiful experience: a block away from the beach; excellent breakfast wonderful hospitality. We will definitely come again this is our second time.

Enjoyable Getaway

4.6 on September 29, 2014

Hosts were very friendly and helpful. The ambiance was warm and cozy. The breakfast was delicious and nicely presented. Overall a very good experience. Would go back.

B & B Extraordinaire

5 on September 03, 2014

What a fabulous experience we had at the Carriage House! Our 2 night stay included a lovely, comfortable, clean room with two really spectacular breakfasts. The front porch is wonderful where one can experience the sights, sounds, and smells of the seashore. The hosts are friendly and accommodating. This vacation was really a treat, and the Carriage House was a big reason why. Highly recommend.

Great Time

4.2 on July 13, 2014

This was my husband and my first time choosing a Bed and Breakfast getaway. We found it to be very relaxing and enjoyable. The house was beautiful and very comfortable. The owners Kathi and Phil were friendly and served a wonderful healthy delicious breakfast. We would visit again.

Beautiful Bed and Breakfast

4.6 on June 11, 2014

We had an absolutely wonderful time. Phil and Kathi run a comfortable and relaxing place. The breakfasts are superb and quite filling. It certainly was a home away from home atmosphere, except that someone was there to take care of you. Hoping to go back sometime.

Beautiful & Hospitable

4.8 on December 19, 2013

Beautifully decorated B&B. Each room has AC unit in the window. Guests have access to a lovely kitchen 24/7. Best part was the beautiful breakfast. Ideal for a mother- daughter beach weekend getaway.

Great B&B in Ocean Grove

4.6 on September 01, 2013

Loved this wonderful place, great architecture, clean and a wonderful breakfast! Website doesn't do it justice, this place is a real gem.

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Rooms & Rates


This beautiful room is on the second floor, it has ocean views, a private porch and a fireplace. It has a full updated bathroom/ shower. it has a small flat screen tv, wifi, and a writing desk/curio. Charming floral motif adds to the relaxing features of this room. The kitchen on the lower level is open at all times for your convenience, there is coffee, tea and other goodies available at all times. We will do our best to make your stay the best it can be.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double


This beautiful room is on the second floor, it has ocean views, porch and a fireplace. It has a full updated bathroom/ shower. it has a small flat screen tv and wifi. Charming floral motif adds to the relaxing features of this room. The kitchen on the lower level is open at all times for your convenience, there is coffee, tea and other goodies available. Our goal is to make your stay with us the best it can be.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double


This room is on the second floor it has a fireplace, floral motif, it is quint and relaxing. The room is spacious, big newly renovated bathroom and flat screen tv.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Beds 1 Double


The pictures don't do this room justice, it is so gorgeous. It is on the corner of the house and has an ocean view. You can sit on the newly reupholstered chairs and enjoy the ocean view or on a rainy day enjoy the fireplace. The room is light sky blue. The bed is a queen size. There is a newly renovated bathroom with stand up shower. It is on the third floor. This room is relaxing and the colors make you feel like sleeping in the clouds.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen


This room is gorgeous, victorian style flower motif, third floor, newly renovated bathroom. The room features a Queen size bed. I love this room, I know you will too.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen


This is a small room with a full size bed, newly renovated bathroom with stand up shower, it is on the third floor and it has one window. it has a pretty sky blue and pale yellow motif.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double


This is now one of my favorite rooms I would call it the sky box. It is sky blue, it has a gorgeous ocean view and when it is sunny it feels like you are outside. There are three windows and it is on the corner of the house so it gets the most sun. This room is my dream princess room, I hope everyone loves it as much as I. The room has a trundle bed therefore is very versatile. The trundle can open to make two twin beds or attached for one big double bed. It has a new bathroom with stand up shower and it is on the third floor.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double


Beautiful sunny room with a fireplace, very "beachy" motif. Newly renovated bathroom with tub. I hope you will love this room as much as I. It is on the third floor and features a Queen sized bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Location Type

Oceanview, Small town


Newark, NJ (EWR) 50 miles

Directions to property:

By Car: From North Jersey/New York Garden State Parkway South to Exit 100B. Route 33 East. See "Ocean Grove" below. From Trenton/Philadelphia New Jersey Turnpike (I-95) North to Exit 7A/I-95 East to Route 138 East to Route 18 North to Route 33 East. See "Ocean Grove" below. In Ocean Grove: At the end of Route 33 East, turn left onto Route 71 North then immediately turn right onto Broadway.Turn left onto Beach Avenue. The Carriage House is on the left at the corner of Beach and Heck. By Bus: Daily bus service to Ocean Grove from most metropolitan New York, New Jersey and Philadelphia areas. Bus stop is one block north of Heck Avenue on Main Avenue. By Train: From New York and Newark Penn Stations via New Jersey Transit to Bradley Beach or Asbury Park Train stations. Taxi service is available to Ocean Grove.

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Monmouth Race Track, PNC Art Center, Deep Sea Fishing, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Board games, CD player, Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Library, Piano, Radio, VCR, Videos , Beach chairs/towels, High speed wireless Internet service, Discounted beach badges

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Fireplace, Internet Service, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Billiards, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Horseshoes, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts, Video Arcade

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  • Check In:: 2:00 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: No
  • Smoking Allowed: No No smoking on premises, porch or balcony.
  • Drinking Allowed: No
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Limited We can not accept infants or toddlers
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Two night stay on weekends in season. Three night stay on holiday weekends in se
  • Accepted payments Other, AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: 50% deposit required by check or money order. Confirmation sent upon receipt of deposit.
  • Cancellations: We have a two week cancellation policy with a $25.00 processing fee. Cancellation less than two weeks is subject to re-rental for a refund.



Cory and Viktoria Surazhsky

Languages spoken

russian, English

Resident Pets


About the innkeepers

We were both accountants in our prior careers. Cory still works full time as a CPA and helps out with the B&B and Viktoria is the full time hostess,cook,baker, decorator ...etc

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  • Time Served: 8:30 - 10:00
  • Serving Location: Front porch, Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Vegetarian some vegan, if requested a head of time. Date balls always available with tea

Signature Dish

Yogurt Portfait
We use greek yogurt and layer with which ever berries are availible at the farmers market.