STAFFORD - Driving towards Long Beach Island you may have noticed the large building that used to house the Causeway Hyundai showroom has had some significant renovations.

The newest Valet Car Wash, part of the larger Valet Car Wash family has now opened in Manahawkin. 

The very first Valet Auto Wash opened in 1994 in a repurposed historical trolley car barn on Lalor Street in Trenton, New Jersey. The company strives to provide customers with an excellent car wash using state of the art auto washing technology and professional customer care.

The compnay has locations throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and offer an array of car wash and lube services.

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The Valet Car Wash is owned and operated by the Mercer Management company under the leadership of Chris Vernon. Vernon is well known in our area for operating the Mainland at Holiday Inn, Hotel LBI, The Boatyard, Bonnet Island Estate and the Mallard Island Yacht Club.

Vernon's team is focused on reinventing and perfecting the car wash experience. More details can be found on their website,

Due to COVID-19 and Governor Murphy restrictions the self serve vacuums will remain closed until it is lifted.

Valet Car Wash has donated thousands of free wash coupons to local hospitals as a small expression of our gratitude to the front line workers.