Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Comfy, Cozy, and Charming Beach Cottage, Short Walk to Beach & Attractions

You sent a message to this owner.

Sit on front porch, relax, see beautiful sky at sunset. Roses scent the air!

Calendar

Last updated: 08/21/2014

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 3 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Cape May house description

Hear the ocean and feel the sea breeze in this stylish, 2 bedroom and 1 bath house called the 'Shore Escape'. Clean and comfortable just 5 blocks from one of the most picturesque beaches on the Jersey shore (search on the Peter Shields Inn and Angel of the Sea Bed and Breakfasts to see beach sites). Exact address is: 1342 Ohio Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204

Walk to a beautiful protected beach, marina, promenade, famous Washington Street Mall, antique stores, the Fisherman's Memorial, and world class restaurants. The U.S. Coast Guard Training Base is blocks away. We are quiet but convenient to all the sites and activities. Walk or bike to the historic district.

The house has 2 comfortable bedrooms; one with a new queen size bed and the other with 2 new twin beds.

Recharge yourself in the living room on a comfy sectional sofa enjoying a 40' high definition flat screen TV mounted on the wall above the natural gas fireplace, listening to your favorite music on an Onkyo stereo with Apple iPod dock, playing chess, reading up on Cape May history, or planning your day's activities.

Relax in the cozy sun room love seat by reading a book or watching the 32' high definition flat screen TV.

The kitchen is well equipped with pots, pans, utensils, dishes, and cutlery. It has a gas stove, refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, and coffee maker. The dining area table seats 6.

The bathroom is tiled and has a full size tub and shower.

See the stars and smell the fresh sea air while enjoying the patio table and chairs in the backyard. Barbeque your favorite fresh seafood on the stainless gas grill!

Enjoy the sunset and roses in the front yard while relaxing on the front porch.

There is an outside shower which can accommodate two!!!

Pillows and blankets are provided. (Guests must supply their own bed linens.)

Two (2) beach chairs and a beach cart along with four (4) complimentary beach tags are provided!!!

WiFi/HIGH SPEED INTERNET ACCESS through an Apple AirPort Express router and service provided by Comcast Infinity.

Comcast Infinity cable service is provided with a full lineup of premium movie and sports channels.

NO SMOKING PLEASE: Smoker's need to enjoy cigarettes or cigars outside the house.

The property books in advance so don't hesitate!!! Thanks for your interest in our beach get away!!!

Keywords: Cape May, Comfy and cozy, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, sleeps 4.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Comcast Infinity...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                Central air and ceiling fans in each room...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Living Room
              • Parking:

                On-street parking...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Driveway for two (2) cars...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Convenient Washer and Dryer in Kitchen...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                WiFi on property. Service provided by Comcast Infinity....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill:

                New gas grill with spare gas canister....moreless

               

              Reviews

              This property does not have any reviews yet.

              Be the first to write a review for this listing...

               
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Off Season 14-15
              Nov 1 - May 1, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $900
              Spring 15
              May 2 - Jun 26, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $1,200
              Summer 15
              Jun 27 - Sep 4, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $1,700
              Fall 15
              Sep 5 - Oct 30, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $1,200

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Multiple week rentals receive special discounted rate (contact owner).

              Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.


              Please wait... Travel with confidence

              Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
               

              Calendar

              The property's calendar has not been updated in over 3 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

               

              Location

              Cape May New Jersey is a national historic landmark with hundreds of Victorian era homes. JUST VOTED 2ND BEST BEACH IN THE NATION! Carriage rides and trolley tours are available daily throughout the town. Victorian home and bed and breakfast tours are also popular. Cape May has various WWII preserved sites. It is also has a world famous birding preserve, protected wetlands and Audubon nature center. Cape May Lighthouse State Park is minutes away in Cape May Point where you can walk up the 199 steps to the top and find your own 'Cape May diamonds' near the sunken ship 'Atlantis'. Cape May is home to many 4 star restaurants, plenty of casual dining and nightlife, as well as 4 great local wineries and a quality microbrewery!!!

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2013

              About the owner: Having grown up at the Jersey Shore (North Wildwood), I've never quite lost the 'sand in my shoes' so when the opportunity arose to purchase this lovely home just blocks from the beach in such a wonderful, year-round shore town, my family and I couldn't resist. We are a 'beach' family and vacationed in Cape May when our 23 and 19 year-old sons were younger. There was always something about Cape May that drew us there. The great beach, fantastic restaurants, art galleries, antiques and other specialty shops on and around the Washington Street Mall, the people, and I could go on and on. We're looking forward to enjoying and sharing our 'Shore Escape' for many years to come...

              Why the Owner Chose Cape May:
              Cape May, by far, offers much more than any other Jersey shore town. From the Victorian era homes and WWII history to the scenic coastal beauty and protected wetlands and birding sites, it offers something for everyone! Our beach house is a short 5 blocks from a beautiful and protected beach as well as many of the great town's many attractions!

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              From our home you can walk to the beach, marina, The Fisherman's Memorial, Audubon Society Wildlife Center, world class restaurants, ice creams shops, and antique stores. We are a short walk or bike ride to the historic district. Cape May is a national historic landmark with a wide variety of activities to enjoy. The beach being one of the major joys. Swim, surf, fish, and para-sail. Eco-tourism is popular and the Audubon Society has a museum within walking distance of the house. There are museums and world class playhouses. Art galleries and artist s populate the town. There is a large collection of Victorian era homes featuring tours. Take a carriage ride or trolley tour through the historic district. Climb the 199 steps of the CM lighthouse and tour the natural history museum. Visit the WWII bunker and observation tower. Pick up 'Cape May Diamonds' at Cape May point beach in front on the sunken ship 'Atlantis'. The birds love Cape May and attract many people who love to watch and admire them! There are many great restaurants and shopping opportunities too! You will run out of time and money before you run out of fun things to do!


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Sit on front porch, relax, see beautiful sky at sunset. Roses scent the air!

                Sit on front porch, relax, see beautiful sky at sunset. Roses scent the air!

              • Master Bedroom with Queen bed, 2 dressers, and double full closet.

                Master Bedroom with Queen bed, 2 dressers, and double full closet.

              • Fully equiped Kitchen with laundry closet. Bar located to the left (out of view)

                Fully equiped Kitchen with laundry closet. Bar located to the left (out of view)

              • Living room with Queen size sleeper, LED TV w/cable, blue-ray DVD, and stereo.

                Living room with Queen size sleeper, LED TV w/cable, blue-ray DVD, and stereo.

              • 2nd corner Bedroom with Queen size bed, 2 dressers, and full closet.

                2nd corner Bedroom with Queen size bed, 2 dressers, and full closet.

              • Dining and sunroom area has table that seats 6, a loveseat, and 32' high def TV.

                Dining and sunroom area has table that seats 6, a loveseat, and 32' high def TV.

              VRBO #347897

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Saturday, December 13, 2014

              $900 - $1,700 per week (USD)
              0

              2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              Contact owner for availability
              Minimum stay: 7 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Get an instant quote
              Owner
              Member since: 2011
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 08/21/2014
              Email owner

              +1 609-330-5940

              Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Get it now

              advertisement

              Share this property via Email

              Comfy, Cozy, and Charming Beach Cottage, Short Walk to Beach & Attractions

              Cape May #347897

              2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 4

              You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

              Share this property via Email

                Please correct the following errors and resend:
              • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
              • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
              • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.