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An Original Cape May Family Vacation Home Since 1851

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  • Pets considered:Yes
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Property description

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** We accept only weekly rentals during summer (June to early September), and weekend rentals in Fall, Winter and Spring off-season.
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An Original Cape May Vacation Home — For the Perfect Family Vacation, Special Event, or Corporate Retreat

You'll be hard pressed to find a better way to enjoy your Cape May vacation with family & friends than by staying at the Longfellow House. In our family since 1851, this beautiful and historic vacation home combines old world Cape May charm with modern comfort. And our ideal location on Hughes Street puts you right in the heart of America's oldest seashore resort.

Since the Longfellow House is located on Hughes, Cape May’s oldest residential street nestled right in the heart of the Historic Victorian District, you'll be walking distance from our beautiful beaches, town shopping and restaurants, and the area's most spectacular victorian architecture.

Key House Features:

The Longfellow Guest House has many qualities that connect to the best of what makes Cape May so special and can help you create a family vacation experience that you and your children will remember for a long time. Key house features include:

Ideal Location (Central, Historic District)
Perfect Venue for Families, Events & Retreats
Charming Accommodations
Air Conditioning in all Bedrooms
Privacy & Quiet
3 Car Private Parking
Optional 1st Floor Bedroom
Dog Friendly (upon approval)

Rates: from $2,900 to $5,300 per week for the entire house which sleeps up to 14 — May to September. For Fall, Winter and Spring off season we accept weekend rentals (2 night minimum) and rates are typically much lower. Check out our rates page on...

http://www.longfellowhouse.com/rates/

... for up to date and complete rates info. **NOTE: we typically don't rely on the HOMEAWAY rates system because it's confusing, so we recommend checking out the link above on our house website.

Extras benefits:
— 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, gas grill
— Ceiling fans throughout house
— AC units in all bedrooms
— Front yard and fenced in back yard for kids to run around
— Broadband wireless Internet access

Extra Beach Goodies Included:
— Complimentary beach tags
—Beach Box, right on the beach
— Beach Chairs stocked in beach box

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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
Summer week of ...
Jul 26 - Aug 1, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,300

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer week of ...
Aug 2 - Aug 8, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,300

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer week of ...
Aug 9 - Aug 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,300

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer week of ...
Aug 16 - Aug 22, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,300

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer week of ...
Aug 23 - Aug 29, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,900

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer week of ...
Aug 30 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,700

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$475

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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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, deep sea fishing, boating, jet skiing, sailing, kite surfing

 

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Photos

  • Parking for 3 cars, a huge summertime convenience

    Parking for 3 cars, a huge summertime convenience

  • For 164 years our Cape May Family Home

    For 164 years our Cape May Family Home

  • 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 kitchen, a fun focal point for guests

    Our kitchen, a fun focal point for guests

  • 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!

$475 - $757 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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    14
  • Bedrooms
    7
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/13/2015
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