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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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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Fred and Joan were excellent hosts, and amazingly friendly and kind. The house is lovingly maintained and impeccably clean, plus the location cannot be beaten (half a block from the beach and walkable to most everything). This really is the most beautiful house on the block -- no joke. Breakfasts made by Joan were delicious! We had wifi, a small...

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Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This was our 15th year at staying at Gingerbread House with Fred and Joan. We love them, the house and Cape May. They have become family to us and have watched our son grow from 5 year old little boy , to young man of 20 and in college. They not only take care of this most magnificent home, they...

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Newark, NJ
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed at the Gingerbread House in August and absolutely loved the accommodations. Our room was very clean and we had our own porch. Joan and Fred were great hosts and make you feel right at home. Their staff was equally warm and friendly. The beach and restaurants are all within walking distance, great location. Joan's breakfasts were delicious, especially...

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Forest Hills, New York
Reviewed 15 August 2016

My husband and I recently spent a serene weekend at the Gingerbread House. Cape May is one of our favorite places, and the opportunity to stay in a historic bed and breakfast is a real treat. The Gingerbread House blends both vintage charm and modern conveniences. Relaxing on the porch with the fresh sea air and scent of flowers from...

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited Cape May at the end of July and it was amazing! The caretakers were extremely nice and helpful, the room was very spacious with its own bathroom and air conditioner. The bed was very close comfortable, and it was located centrally to all the restaurants and a very short walk to the beach!!! I would...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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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: $145 - $434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Gingerbread House Hotel Cape May
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“The Gingerbread House is within walking distance to all of what Cape May has to offer- shopping, restaurants , and the beach.”
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“Room 2 accommodates couples. It is located in the middle of the 2nd floor. It was quiet and cozy (but not small).”
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“Rooms on the second floor have private bathrooms, while rooms on the third floor have a shared bathroom.”
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“I loved being able to hear the waves from the porch room”
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“Very comfortable beds!! Sharing a bathroom was not inconvenient at all!”
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