Bernardsville Real Estate And Community Information


The beautiful borough of Bernardsville has much to offer its current and future residents. This historic and quaint community of around 7,750 people has many excellent amenities and facilities. Spend time in the lovely, pedestrian friendly downtown area that is home to many delicious restaurants and unique stores. Explore the Olcott Avenue Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Stay active at one of the many recreational facilities and natural open spaces for residents to enjoy. The community also boasts excellent public schools and get transportation options for residents to conveniently commute anywhere in the region.


$100,000 - $400,000
$400,000 - $600,000
$600,000 - $800,000
$800,000 - $1,000,000
Over $1,000,000

Parks and Recreation in Bernardsville


Bernardsville residents are able to enjoy ample time in the great outdoors at one of the numerous recreational facilities located in the borough. The Bernardsville Recreation Department maintains several parks throughout town and offers recreational programs and camps for residents. The community’s parks offer athletic fields and playgrounds. During the summer, residents can cool off at the Bernardsville Municipal Pool (141 Seney Drive). There are also many open space areas in Bernardsville for residents to enjoy. New Jersey Audubon's  Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary (11 Hardscrabble Road) is an excellent spot in town to explore nature. It offers 276 acres of field, floodplain, and woodland and is home to over 200 species of wildlife The excellent trail system within the sanctuary is the perfect spot to enjoy a hike. Families have the opportunity to become members at two local clubs. The Somerset Hills Country Club (180 Mine Mount Road) features a golf course designed by A.W. Tillinghast and has been named one of the top 100 courses in the United States. Roxiticus Golf Club (179 Bliss Road) in neighboring Mendham offers an 18 hole golf course, tennis courts, and an olympic sized swimming pool.


Education in Bernardsville, NJ

Students in Bernardsville are educated through the Somerset Hills School District. This excellent public school district is dedicated to academic excellence and providing a variety of extracurricular activities for their students. There are 3 schools within the district. Pre-kindergarten through 4th grade students attend Bedwell Elementary School (141 Seney Drive). Bernardsville Middle School (141 Seney Drive) educates students in grades 5th through 8th and Bernards High School (25 Olcott Avenue) is for students in 9th through 12th grades.

Health and Transportation in Bernardsville, NJ

There are many excellent health care facilities located within Bernardsville and the surrounding communities for residents to utilize. Several physicians that specialize in pediatric and family care operate private clinics in the township. For residents in need of non-emergency, immediate care, Astrahealth Center Urgent & Primary Care (18 Lyons Mall, Basking Ridge) and Somerset Valley Urgent Care (470 US Highway 202/206 & Hills Drive, Bedminster) are both located a short drive away. Morristown Memorial (100 Madison Avenue, Morristown) is the closest comprehensive hospital and provides full inpatient and outpatient care as well as 24 hour emergency services.

The location of Bernardsville makes it easy for residents to travel throughout New Jersey and the larger region. US Route 202 runs directly through town and serves as the community’s main street. This route connects Bernardsville to other communities located throughout Somerset County. Bernardsville is just west of Interstate 287, which is major thoroughfare within the region’s extensive highway system. For residents that do not want to commute by car, NJ Transit’s Gladstone Branch runs through Bernardsville Station (Mine Brook Road) and provides service to and from Hoboken. Newark Liberty International Airport (3 Brewster Road, Newark) is located 30 miles away for residents needing to travel beyond New England.  

Contact Information

Michelle Reedy and Alan Swider
Keller Williams Towne Square Realty
222 Mt. Airy Road
Basking Ridge NJ 07920
Alan: 908-415-1557 Michelle: 908-872-7266