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    The Chalfonte

    301 Howard St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2430
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    Traveller (27)
    Room & Suite (17)
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    • Excellent36%
    • Very good27%
    • Average13%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible13%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 204 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Chalfonte is closed for the winter (it closes in October) but I was able to stay at the Southern Quarters for the night when I had to leave my other hotel. It was not the fanciest stay but it was still nice and for...More

    Thank Justin W
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is the oldest Victorian building in Cape May, and old rambling place with a lovely wrap around porch and plenty of rockers and chairs to enjoy the slow pace and sea air. No view of the ocean, but it's only a block or so...More

    Thank Qualitylovers
    Reviewed 22 October 2017

    I'm a Cape May regular and have fallen in love with the Chalfonte. While it isn't super fancy, it is comfortable and an outstanding value. The staff go out of their way to make you feel at home. On my last stay, the third this...More

    Thank cassiekal
    Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The ChalfonteResponded 23 October 2017

    Hi Cassiekal! Thank you for your review! We are happy you love both of our properties & we look forward to having you as our guest again! We will share your kind words with our staff, particularly Dillon & Katie. Safe travels!

    Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

    Charming, old, historic hotel near the center of town and beaches, bicycle rentals, restaurants, local theater and more. Stayed in a shared bath, which was fine, clean, & affordable. I would have given a 4 star but never could get hot water in either shower....More

    Thank Linda W
    Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The ChalfonteResponded 17 October 2017

    Hi Linda W, Thank you for your thoughtful review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. The staff would have been happy to assist you with your concerns regarding the hot water in the shared baths and we apologize if there was an issue....More

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    We had a family reunion of 15 staying in the separate 8 bedroom house next door to the hotel. All rooms were nice but I would recommend rooms 1 and 4 (on the second floor) as they have the screened balconies. There was really no...More

    Thank James S
    Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The ChalfonteResponded 22 September 2017

    HI James, Thank you for your review. We do also offer The Satterfield Cottage in the rear of the property which is more of a whole house rental that would be a perhaps a better fit for a group of your size depending on availability...More

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    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #17 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    • Location
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    • New Jersey >
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    • Also Known As
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    11 August 2017|
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    Response from Chalfonte | Property representative |
    Hello, The Chalfonte Hotel has no control over what is published. I don't believe any businesses have control over what is published as this would defeat the entire purpose of TripAdvisor and guest feedback.
    Room Tips
    "I had the top room and it was small but nice. No Elevator"
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    "Corner room and not on the third floor if it's the hot summer"
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    "We choice the cheapest room with a shared bath and love it!"
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    "We were in an annex area on the ground floor."
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