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    Congress Hall

    200 Congress Place, Cape May, NJ 08204-5306
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    2017-10-01 2017-10-02
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    • Excellent54%
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    Reviewed 22 July 2014

    We were in town for the Ocean Drive Marathon which started just outside the hotel and I greatly enjoyed my stay. The hotel worked well with the runners to make sure we had what we needed the morning of the race. Congress Hall was a...More

    1  Thank davetcmom
    Response from CHCapeMay, Vice President of Hotel Operations at Congress HallResponded 24 July 2014

    Dear Davetcmom, Congress Hall has proudly hosted the starting point for the 26.2 mile, annual Ocean Drive Marathon for 16 years. We’re glad you enjoyed the night you spent at Congress Hall as well as breakfast at the Blue Pig Tavern. We serve breakfast, lunch...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2014

    We love Cape May and usually stay at this landmark hotel every time we come to Cape May. We love the quaint old fashioned finishes throughout the hotel that overflow into the room. I love the screen doors on the outside of your room door...More

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    Response from CHCapeMay, Vice President of Operations at Congress HallResponded 24 July 2014

    Dear travelgang4, Thank you for letting us know how much your family enjoyed your visit to Congress Hall. Much of our guest programs are hand-tailored with families in mind, including: Square dancing, carnival night, farm outings, Blue’s Clubhouse, tye-dye, ceramics, kid’s karaoke, and much more....More

    Reviewed 21 July 2014

    We just stayed at the Congress Hall for three days two nights and found the hotel quaint and inviting. The service at the hotel and at the beach was very good but............ for a hotel that charged over $600 dollars a night I was surprised...More

    1  Thank Robert D
    Response from CHCapeMay, Vice President of Hotel Operations at Congress HallResponded 24 July 2014

    Dear Robert D, Thank you for your comments. I’m sorry to hear you felt your stay may have lacked value. Given the rate you noted, it sounds like you booked one of our ocean-view suites or premier balcony rooms. We strive to provide an exceptional...More

    Reviewed 20 July 2014

    The location is still great, the place is still charming but the service is so disappointing and the food is terrible. It's a beautiful building but its looking rundown and needs to have a good restaurant. The pool bartender is terrific.More

    Thank geez88
    Response from CHCapeMay, VP of Hotel Operations at Congress HallResponded 27 July 2014

    Dear geez88, We’re saddened to read your comments and frankly, a bit surprised. Please contact us directly so that we may understand the nature of your disappointing dining experience and service issues. Thank you. Patrick Logue, Vice President of Operations, Cape Resorts / 609.884.8421 /...More

    Reviewed 19 July 2014

    I've stayed at Congress Hall several times over the years, most recently with my wife and son (now 2 1/2). In terms of location and amenities, Congress Hall is hard to beat. The hotel is very quaint with a strong sense of history everywhere you...More

    4  Thank Peter L
    Response from CHCapeMay, VP of Hotel Operations at Congress HallResponded 27 July 2014

    Dear Peter L, Thank you for detailing your impressions of your stay. I’m sorry to note that you encountered maintenance issues. While Congress Hall is a historic building, registered by the National Park Service as a “National Historic Landmark”, it was completely renovated with modern...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$163 - US$811 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Cape May
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
    • #12 Family Hotel in Cape May
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    • Number of rooms
    • 106
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    Grier M
    15 June 2017|
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    Response from djud | Reviewed this property |
    My room had a closet. Not too Large. Convenient shelving and safe. I'm sure the square footage is on their website.
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    16 April 2017|
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    Response from CongressHall-CapeMay | Property representative |
    Dear Misst1984, Our outdoor heated pool will open for the season on May 15. We do not have an indoor pool. Best Regards, Congress Hall Management
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    Lisa B
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Sacena V | Reviewed this property |
    there are elevators and handicap accommodations at each of the cape resorts
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    "We stayed in the no view room, it was just fine, although small window a/c didnt work very well"
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    "Some rooms on the second and third floors have balconies that you can sit out on."
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    "Rent a beach cabana, the service is excellent and it's a treat!"
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