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Brick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great accommodations, food and staff. 5 star. This is our second time staying at PSI, looking forward to our next visit with friends. The food is unbelievable and the staff makes you feel right at home.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at The Peter Shields Inn the week before Labor Day. This is a nice looking B&B that takes you back in time to the old days of Cape May. It is located about a mile from the Washington Street Gallery. We liked the quiet separation from the busy area and enjoyed the walk. The hotel has great beach...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Michael M, Thank you so much for your review! We're glad you got to enjoy wine and cheese and the front porch. It's also great that you got to explore our charming town. I'm very sorry to hear that you didn't like your stay in room six. I understand your frustration with the view. As stated on our website,...

Warrington, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Went there for dinner with friends this past week. This is FINE dining. White tablecloths, quiet but attentive service, a noise level where one could speak softly and still be heard by everyone at the table, lovely decorations for the Christmas season. It is pricey, but one gets what they pay for, The food is tasty and prepared with impeccable...

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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Our first trip to Cape May and we wanted an historic inn. This one really surpassed our expectations as it was not only classy and oceanfront but came with delicious breakfasts on the porch dining room every morning at your own private table, complimentary wine and cheese every afternoon in the comfy lounge with fireplace where we enjoyed chatting with...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Corgi G, Thank you so much for such a detailed review! I'm very happy that you got to enjoy all of our amenities that we offer from wine and cheese, to our 24 hour hospitality room. It's great to hear that our staff was so accommodating and friendly. The fact that we "surpassed" your expectations lets us know that we...

Canandaigua, New York
Reviewed 28 November 2016

First time at PSI, 2 night stay for getaway weekend near off-season oceanfront. Very good facility, and our expectations were high. Trouble with our room (#3) started right away - thermostat malfunction made heat unpredictable and that led to noticing other things that did not meet our expectations over morning coffee. As soon as practical, we alerted the on-site staff...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Jim O, I'm so happy to hear that Karen and Taylor were able to assist you with the issue you had with your heating system. Room 8 is definitely a gorgeous room and I'm glad you got to enjoy it's newly remodeled bathroom. We take a lot of pride in our rooms and the comfort of our guests and we're...

Watchung, New Jersey
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I have stayed at the Inn twice and had dinner in the restaurant once. The rooms are beautiful and all have private baths. The breakfast was delicious. Dinner at the Inn was wonderful. I am going again in December and staying in room one with the ocean view. Can't wait!

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi MaryBeth5397, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I'm so glad you booked again. We are always excited to see our repeat guests. Thank you for your wonderful review. Looking forward to your next stay! Inn Manager Danielle

Turnersville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 November 2016

From the excellent greeting and check-in by Danielle to the outstanding dinner that we enjoyed, every part of our stay was beyond what we could have expected. We loved the room, the afternoon on the upstairs balcony, the dinner and the breakfast. Thanks for making us feel like "home". Charlie and Holly Paul Washington Twp., NJ

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Charliepaul3, We truly enjoyed having you and Holly as our guests! We all strive to make our guests feel as if they're at "home" and I'm so glad we succeeded. What a wonderful surprise that your recommendation brought you to us. Can't wait to have you back! Inn Manager Danielle

Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

PSI or 401 Bank Street... Both are amazing. PSI was romantic... And is a BYOB. I had the filet mignon and my husband had the halibut. Both were perfectly executed. Highly recommend going here... And they have a piano player whi tops it all off!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We went here in June 2015 for our BabyMoon. It was a lovely 2 nights and 3 days. The room was cozy and clean. The had a snack and beverage room which was very convenient. And it was so convenient to the beach. Oh and the breakfast was lovely and the staff are great. We also had dinner at the...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Congratulations on the birth of your baby. I'm sure you've had an exciting year! We're glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Now that you're parents, hopefully you'll be back for a nice quiet stay in the future. Thanks again for being our guest! Danielle Inn Manager

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Highly recommend! The staff is friendly and accommodating, willing to go the extra mile to make your stay spectacular! We ate dinner at the restaurant our first night and it was delicious - BYOB, great service, good ambience. My boyfriend and I were looking for a quiet, restful and romantic couple of days on the beach and found it at...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Smatesgirl0124, Thank you for such a wonderful review! We pride ourselves on how accommodating our staff is here at PSI and it's nice to hear that our guests notice the effort we make. It sounds like you had an all around great time here with us and we're so glad you did. Please come visit in the future. We'd...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peter Shields Inn is Cape May's most romantic bed and breakfast. Enjoy the beautiful Cape May ocean views from our porch. Experience the luxurious, high-ceilinged rooms and five-star gourmet meals in our Zagat-rated restaurant. Sumptuous, leisurely breakfasts are included with your stay as well as leisurely afternoon "wine and cheese." Additional amenities include his-and-her bicycles, beach chairs and umbrellas, plush bedding and nightly turndown, and five-star concierge services. ... more   less 

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Address: 1301 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $224 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Peter Shields Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Room 8 although not oceanfront has great ocean views which can also be enjoyed from the comfy bed.”
 of 5 bubbles corgig, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We found beach view from room 8 to be just right.”
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“all rooms are great!”
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“Room 8 has an iron & ironing board. Took a LONG, hot shower & it was WONDERFUL!! The water pressure was perfect too...”
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