Spring Lake, NJ 

White Lilac Inn

414 Central Ave
Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1020 US
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Rates: $99 to $319
Total Rooms: 9
Overall Rating: 4.875 hearts (8 reviews)


Circa 1880. The White Lilac looks like a sweeping Southern home with wide wraparound private and semi-private porches decorating its three stories. The first story veranda is lined with wicker rockers and baskets of flowering plants hang from the ceiling, creating an ideal spot for relaxation. Inside, the Victorian decor contains period furnishings, antiques, double whirlpool tubs, fireplaces, air conditioning in every room and queen beds. Breakfast is served fireside on intimate tables for two in the Garaden Room and on the enclosed porch. The ocean is less than five blocks from the inn.Publicity and Awards: The Star-Ledger, Asbury Park Press, Coast Star, Philadelphia Inquirer, Best Romantic Inns, The Breeze (New Jersey station).Location: Ocean Community and 4.5 blocks from the ocean & beach.

Room Detail

White Lilac Suite
A gentle breeze flows through the double french doors leading to your own private second floor porch. Queen size canopy bed and fireside sitting area and for even more unwinding a whirlpool tub for two. Private bath with shower, TV/DVD, air conditioning and ceiling fan.

The Studio
Studio, with a private entrance, Queen bed, private bath with whirlpool tub, TV/VCR, ceiling fan and central A/C. As decadent as a box of chocolates... this romantic red room makes everyday Valentine's Day! A whirlpool tub and cozy fireplace... drift into sleep and start your journey on the "orient express."

Room at the Top
A perfect tree-top hideaway with a Queen bed, fireplace, whirlpool tub for two, sliding glass doors to a private balcony with a view of the pond, cable TV/DVD, A/C, ceiling fan, private bath with shower.

Mary Chess
Soft tones accented with English cottage charm this room is popular with our guests who like a longer stay. Located on the second floor with access to a semi-private porch. There is a queen size mahogany sleigh bed, cozy fireplace with a comfortable sitting area, TV/VCR, air conditioning and a private bath with shower.

Gatsby's Getaway
Right out of an F.Scott Fitzgerald novel our Gatsby's Getaway transports you back to the Roaring 20's. Located on the third floor with winter views of the pond. A silver-gray, black-white pallet add to the Art Deco style. With both Queen and twin beds, (there is room for a third person) TV/DVD, ceiling fans, central air . Comfortable swivel chairs by the fireplace. The private bath has a double whirlpool tub, shower and even a mini fridge to chill your champagne. "Jay always requests this romantic room for Daisy."

Jessica's Garden
Located on the second floor and always a favorite. Light and airy, refreshing green and white tones with a queen size bed, cable TV/VCR, electric fireplace, private bath with shower, ceiling fan and air conditioning. Step out onto your semi-private porch, relax and finally read that novel.

Victorian Treasure Suite
Experience the romance… Where proposals are made and Honeymoons and Anniversaries celebrated! Decorated in gentle hues of champagne and gold. This two-room suite offers a queen size brass bed, cable TV/DVD & VCR, air conditioning, private porch, two fireplaces and private bath with whirlpool and shower. SPECIAL FEATURE (for this room only)... Breakfast delivered to your room option.

Bonnie Brae
This cozy,serene room is located on the third level. A queen bed draped in gentle shades of blue beckons that afternoon nap. Private bath with shower, ceiling fan, cable TV/DVD, electric fireplace and central air for your comfort.

Vermont Cabin
Innkeeper's favorite room, it's whimsical and fun and located on the third level. Queen size brass bed, private bath with shower, cable TV/VCR, ceiling fan, central air and a cozy electric fireplace. "It must be that romantic cabin feeling that keeps us returning to this room." recommended by Barbara & Doug



Rooms & Rates

Rates: $99 to $319
Payment types accepted include Visa, Travelers Checks, Discover, American Express, Personal Checks and Master Card.
Rooms: This property has 9 total guest accommodations, 8 with private bath, 10 with hot tubs, 1 total suite, including 1 two-bedroom suite and 1 four-bedroom suite, 5 cottages and 10 guest houses.
The types of beds available include Queen and Twin.


Minimum Stay Requirements: In season weekends two night, three nights holidays. Quiet season two nights in fireplace rooms.
Cancellation: $25 service charge, with more than 14-day notice, less than 14-days notice entire deposit is non refundable

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast, Snacks/Refreshments, Tea, soda and guest refrigerator always accessible to guests.
Types of meals: Early Coffee/Tea, Full Breakfast and Victorian Treasure has the option of a full breakfast delivered to their sitting room.
Amenities In Room: Iron/Ironing Board, Heating, Wireless Internet Access, Television, Refrigerator, Hair Dryer, Fireplace, DVD, Cable TV, Bathrobes, Bath Amenities, Air Conditioning, Double whirlpool tubs in 5 rooms, Private porches and one with private entrance.
Amenities On Site: Gift Shop, Free parking on premise, Computers and Bicycles.
Business Traveler Amenities: Television, Internet Access, Wireless Internet Access, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Daily Newspapers, Gym Nearby, More offered in Quiet, Mid seasons to the Business traveler and corporate rate available (one person per room) with the possibility of an upgrade on arrival.

Spa Services

Off-Site Spa Services Available
Nearby Recommended Spas:
Spring Lake Therapeutic Massage

Hand and Stone Massage Spa

Milagro Spa


- One Night Free: This property is featured in Bed & Breakfasts and Country Inns published by American Historic Inns. This guide features a certificate for ONE NIGHT FREE with the purchase of one night. The dates this property will honor the certificate are Sunday-Thursday, September-May; subject to availability, holidays excluded


Events Hosted: Romantic Getaways, Meetings, Honeymoons, Weddings, Seminars, Intimate weddings for 20 or less and Murder mystery weekends for groups.
Other Activities: Amusement Park, Antiquing, Art Galleries, Beaches, Bicycling, Canoeing/Kayaking, Fishing, Golf, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Sports Events, Major College, Tennis, Water Sports, Wineries, Parasailing, jet skining, River cruises and deep sea fishing (seasonal).

Historic Interest

Historic Awards: Local Register (Granted).
Historic Memberships: Local Historical Society.