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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Th Gingerbread House exceeded all our expectations! Great hosts and location. Will return to visit Joan and Fred again! The house is a well preserved Victorian and the host Fred will explain all the wood work he has completed. The morning breakfast is very good and you get to meet all the other guests. We stayed in the front second...

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is by far the nicest Bed and Breakfast we ever stayed at. It was immaculate and and very comfortable. The owners Fred and Joan we awesome hosts, they made us feel right at home. The detailed workmanship in the whole house was astounding as was the decor. Not to mention the breakfasts were fabulous!. The location between the beach...

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New Oxford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The Gingerbread House bed and breakfast was a clean friendly place to stay near the beach in Cape May. The owners went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable. They prepared special breakfast dishes for my daughter who has food allergies and provided nice beach chairs for us. They also offered suggestions for places to eat out and where...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed in room number 1. The one with the porch and it was absolutely beautiful. The food was phenomenal and the owners are some of the best people you will ever meet. McKinley (Not sure if I'm spelling her name right. Sorry if it's wrong) was simply amazing. Not only did she bring our breakfast up every morning so...

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Broomall, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I went online to find a quaint, bed 'n breakfast for a few, end-of-season,days of rest and relaxation in Cape May. I didn't want a "business", I wanted a "feeling" and that's just what I got! My cousin joined me at the last minute and we could not have asked for a more relaxed, comfortable, enjoyable stay! Joan and Fred...

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Thank thedyson4
Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Excellent owners, they were very hospitable. Staff went out of their way to accommodate us. Very nice location. Close to many great restaurants. Close to beach. Great place to stroll and enjoy the ocean and see many historic Victorian homes..

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Second time around and still as great as ever. Gracious hosts. Beautiful and well maintained rooms. Very ample, thoughtfully prepared, excellent breakfasts. Close to beach and boardwalk. What more can we say . . . we loved it!

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I haven't visited my very favourite place,The Gingerbread House on Gurney Street by myself in years! I usually take mother with me...so it was EXTRA special! The way that Joan&Fred make even a single person feel is perfect in every way!From the Tyme you get out of your car (their wonderful worker McKinley),helps you with your luggage...to all of the...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a very nice, historic Victorian and the best hosts, The Gingerbread House is for you. Located in the central historic district of Cape May. Within walking distance to the beach, restaurants and shopping. Highly recommend this property. Beautifully maintained.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Fred and Joan are wonderful hosts; like staying with family! The B&B is beautiful; the food is amazing; and rooms are so cozy and comfortable! We stayed longer than usual and wanted to stay longer! Certainly planning to return next year!

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A meticulously and elegantly restored 1869 Victorian Bed and Breakfast Inn situated in the historical district and 1/2 block to beach. Period antiques, original watercolors, classical music, Fred's photographs and exquisite woodwork combine with friendly service and attention to detail. Delightful breezes and the sounds of the sea create a comfortable setting amidst the wonderful furnishing of a golden age. Breakfast, fireplace, private baths and guest veranda. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gingerbread House

Address: 28 Gurney St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2408
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $146 - $439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Gingerbread House Hotel Cape May
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms on the second floor have private bathrooms, while rooms on the third floor have a shared bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles tr493, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I loved being able to hear the waves from the porch room”
 of 5 bubbles sydneytawes, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Very comfortable beds!! Sharing a bathroom was not inconvenient at all!”
 of 5 bubbles thedyson4, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 2nd floor have private bathrooms; 3rd floor rooms share a bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles sandradep, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Double bed , front porch room , number 1 with private bath is a must for families.”
 of 5 bubbles Kimba61, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
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