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An Original Cape May Family Vacation Home Since 1851

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For 158 years our Cape May Family Home

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Last updated: 10/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Cape May house description

The Longfellow Guest House is the perfect place to enjoy a family & friends Cape May vacation, reunion, retreat or corporate event in historic Cape May, New Jersey. Combining old world Cape May charm with modern comfort and privacy, our guest house puts you right in the heart of what makes Cape May — America's oldest seashore resort — unique and special.

Located on Hughes, Cape May’s oldest residential street, a convenient 3 blocks from the beaches and 2 blocks from town center. You'll be central to the fantastic Victorian architecture that defines Cape May as a premiere vacation spot. A Guest House is a fantastic value for single or multiple family vacation goers. Features include; family friendly accommodations and convenient extras like hi-speed wireless internet access, a beach box and chairs, beach tags, private driveway parking for 3 cars (a huge benefit for busy summer months!), central location, privacy, private back deck for grilling and all the benefits of staying in a beautiful family home. Contact us today to find out how we can accommodate your Cape May vacation.


Extras benefits for the perfect getaway vacation: Separate living and family rooms, private driveway with parking for three cars, front porch with vintage rocking chairs overlooking the street, private rear deck with Adirondack chairs, picnic table, canvas umbrella, and gas grill, ceiling fans throughout house, AC on the third floor. Front yard and fenced in back yard for kids to run around.Click on our website below to see additional pictures, information and a listing of available times.

We also have broadband wireless Internet access (cable modem) in the house using so you can do work from the front porch rocking chairs if you want. Guest really love this feature.

Ideal Location: We're ideally situated on Hughes, Cape May's oldest residential street. The Longfellow House is three blocks from the beach and two blocks from the famous Washington Street walking mall, home to renown South Jersey restaurants and terrific shopping. Perfect for Cape May vacation goers.

Hughes Street itself is wonderful. It's one way — meaning less traffic — reassuring for families with children. It's also quiet, providing a degree of privacy that our renters truly appreciate. Adding to that private feel, we have small yards in the front and back so kids can get out and play.

Extra Beach Goodies Included!: Cape May's beautiful beaches are some of the best in the country. We offer complimentary beach tags so you don't have to hassle with buying them yourself, or run away from the beach tag lady (we used to do that too). Weekend tags can go for $9 each so it's a noticeable savings.

Beach Box: We also provide a convenient Beach Box — right on the beach — so you can store your bulky items for the week and not have to carry them from the house every day.

Beach Chairs: Finally, we stock the beach box with beach chairs for your comfort and to save you the hassle of having bring them yourself from your home.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Car Available

                  Suitability

                  • Children Welcome
                  • Non Smoking Only
                  • Pets Considered

                  Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14

                  Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

                  Other Amenities

                      • 3 queens, 8 twins. Outside 'after-swim' shower, gas light district, ceiling fans, deck, outdoor furniture, parking for 3 cars, front porch overlooking street. Right in the heart of the Cape May's well known Historic District. We also feature wireless access in the house, beach tags for the guests, and a lock up beach box on the beach so you can leave your beach things there while a guest. ...moreless

                      Entertainment

                      • Books
                      • CD Player
                      • DVD Player
                      • Radio
                      • Satellite / Cable
                      • Television
                      • VCR
                      • Video Library

                      Theme

                      • Away From It All
                      • Family

                      Attractions

                      • Autumn Foliage
                      • Bay/Sound
                      • Churches
                      • Cinemas
                      • Library
                      • Live Theater
                      • Marina
                      • Museums
                      • Pond
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Restaurants
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Zoo

                      Local Services & Businesses

                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Massage Therapist

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Outlet Shopping
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Whale Watching

                      Location Type

                      • Beach
                      • Near The Ocean

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Paragliding
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Sailing
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Fireplace
                          • Internet
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Living Room
                          • Parking
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Parking On Street
                          • Safe
                          • Telephone
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet

                          Kitchen

                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Freezer
                          • Grill
                          • Kitchen
                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Barbecue
                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Wood Deck
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Fall
                          Sep 6 - Dec 31, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $395
                          $2,900

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning $0
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          $2,700 to $5,300 week rate in-season / $325 to $550/ per night, off-season

                          Our Cape May Guest House sleeps up to 14.

                          Peak Summer .. (May-Sep) .. $2,700 to $5,300/week

                          Off Season* ............... $325 to $550 / night (usually a 2 night minimum).

                          *Off-season, lower per night rate for 3+ night rentals.

                          Rates & Time requirements for Major Holidays vary, please contact us.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 10/07/2014
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                          Location

                          45 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Atlantic City
                          7 Miles
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Cape May Lewes
                          45 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          3 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Garden State Parkway
                          0.1 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Beach

                          Car: Recommended

                          Beautiful Victorian Cape May features world-class restaurants, quaint shops, and spectacular beaches (voted one of the top beaches in the country). There are lots of activities for children and adults alike, a beautiful old light house, a wonderful zoo, carriage rides, walking tours, bird watching in the Cape May Nature Preserve and cool kayak trips. Live music and dancing at the boardwalk convention center for all to enjoy! Also available...playhouse, dinner theater, comedy club, winery, jazz entertainment, lots of festivals and craft fairs. Take the Lewes Ferry to Delaware for world-class outlet shopping.

                          Other Activities: birding

                           

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                          Photos

                          • For 158 years our Cape May Family Home

                            For 158 years our Cape May Family Home

                          • Our kitchen, a fun focal point for guests

                            Our kitchen, a fun focal point for guests

                          • A favorite place for families and friends.

                            A favorite place for families and friends.

                          • History greets you in the front hallway.

                            History greets you in the front hallway.

                          • Old canopy bed and armoire.

                            Old canopy bed and armoire.

                          • The front porch just as the sun is setting.

                            The front porch just as the sun is setting.

                          • Kids love watching the horse and carriage clop by

                            Kids love watching the horse and carriage clop by

                          • A private back deck connects to the Kitchen for perfect cookout

                            A private back deck connects to the Kitchen for perfect cookout

                          • Our home provides warm comfort and style.

                            Our home provides warm comfort and style.

                          • The family room is a great place to relax.

                            The family room is a great place to relax.

                          • Grab a cocktail and a rocker and kick back!

                            Grab a cocktail and a rocker and kick back!

                          • Parking for 3 cars, a huge summertime convenience

                            Parking for 3 cars, a huge summertime convenience

                          $395 per night (USD)
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                          7 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 14

                          View calendar: Updated 10/07/14
                          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                          Member since: 2005
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated 10/07/2014
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