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The Blake House Victorian Guest Apt. on Historic Hughes Street

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The Blake House located on Historic Hughes Street

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Last updated: 01/09/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Enjoy our spacious two bedroom apartment with quaint Victorian charm...

Relax in a rocker on our cool, breezy wrap-around porch as a trolley or horse-drawn carriage passes by...

Take a leisurely stroll down our tree-lined, gas-lit street to restaurants, shops, the promenade and beaches...

The Blake House (circa 1865) is located in the heart of the Historic District just 2-1/2 blocks from the beach and 1-1/2 blocks from the pedestrian mall.

Our accommodation includes: Individually controlled central air conditioning, central heat and ceiling fans... Parlor with cable TV/DVD/VCR...Fully equipped kitchen with microwave...Two private bedrooms (master bedroom with queen size bed and half bath and twin bedroom)...Full bathroom with tub and shower.

Our summer weekly guests are invited to join us, at their leisure, for Sunday morning breakfast served on the porch.

In the fall, winter and spring, our guests enjoy muffins and breads (on arrival) along with all the makings for coffee and tea in the privacy of their apartment.

Also available to our guests:
-Free WIFI
-Wrap-around porch filled with wicker and rockers
-Picnic area with gas grill
-Bicycle rack
-Enclosed outdoor hot and cold shower
-Outdoor clothes line

CHILDREN WELCOME

Other apartments are also available at The Blake House.

Keywords: Apartment, Children Welcome, Historic, Walk to Beach and Mall, Central Air Cond, Full Kitchen
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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/09/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Private bedroom with 2 twin beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Private master bedroom with queen size bed and 1/2 bath...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    Master bedroom 1/2 bath includes toilet and vanity sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Located in hall between the 2 bedrooms....moreless

  • Outdoor shower: outdoor shower

    Large enclosed hot and cold outdoor shower ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Sunday morning breakfast on the porch for our summer weekly guests. Canisters of coffee and tea along with muffins (on arrival) for our off-season guests. Large wrap around porch, bicycle rack, enclosed hot and cold outdoor shower...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Individually controlled central air conditioning....moreless

  • Heating:

    Individually controlled gas heat for cool autumn days and brisk winter nights....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Summer weekly guests bring their own bed linens. Off-season 1 set of bed linens per bed provided for the entire stay. ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room seats 5 plus 4 dining room chairs...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Summer weekly guests bring their own bath and beach towels. Off-season 1 set of towels per person provided for the entire stay...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WIFI...moreless

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Bicycle rack available for locking your bikes...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio with outdoor dining area and grill...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Large wrap-around front porch filled with wicker and rockers. Side porch adjacent to apartment entrance...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Victorian flower gardens in front, side and back yard....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
May 1 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
$200
$1,200
Summer
May 26 - Sep 5, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,625

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$200
$1,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Summer - Weekly rate reflects 7th night free

$100 security deposit (returned if apartment is left in good condition)

Change-over: Saturday

Off-Season - weekly rate: standard nightly rate with 7th night free

Change-over: any day

Cancellation Policy: payments will be refunded only when the property is re-rented and10% of such refund shall be deducted by owners as a fee for re-rental services

ALL PAYMENTS ARE BY PERSONAL CHECK OR IN CASH - WE DO NOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS

SUMMER WEEKLY RENTAL - A deposit of half the rental fee is required when sending in lease agreement/ balance plus $100 refundable security deposit is due 1 month prior to arrival.

OFF-SEASON NIGHTLY RENTAL - A deposit of half the rental fee is required upon making a reservation/balance is due upon arrival.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Calendar

Last updated: 01/09/2017
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1991

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Walking distance to everything in Cape May! In the heart of the historic district. Hughes Street is the oldest residential street in Cape May. 75% of our guests return year after year. Friendly atmosphere/beautiful environment.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/09/2017

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Photos

  • The Blake House 
located on Historic Hughes Street

    The Blake House located on Historic Hughes Street

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Master Bedroom with queen size bed

    Master Bedroom with queen size bed

  • Twin bedroom

    Twin bedroom

  • A welcoming entrance for all

    A welcoming entrance for all

  • Relax in a rocker with your favorite book

    Relax in a rocker with your favorite book

  • Enjoy our complimentary breakfast on the porch every Sunday morning

    Enjoy our complimentary breakfast on the porch every Sunday morning

  • So many places to relax!
View of side yard from front porch

    So many places to relax! View of side yard from front porch

  • Spring...
Side porch adjacent to apartment entrance

    Spring... Side porch adjacent to apartment entrance

  • Summer...
Enjoy the sweet aroma of flowers and a summer breeze

    Summer... Enjoy the sweet aroma of flowers and a summer breeze

  • Autumn...
View from back yard

    Autumn... View from back yard

  • Christmas at The Blake House

    Christmas at The Blake House

  • Parlor and dining area

    Parlor and dining area

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • Master bedroom and half bath

    Master bedroom and half bath

  • Full bath in hall between the two bedrooms

    Full bath in hall between the two bedrooms

  • The perfect place to watch the horse-drawn carriages and trolleys passing by

    The perfect place to watch the horse-drawn carriages and trolleys passing by

  • The curved corner of our wrap-around porch is perfect for your morning coffee

    The curved corner of our wrap-around porch is perfect for your morning coffee

  • Great place to take a nap!

    Great place to take a nap!

  • Front and side porches are available to all guests.

    Front and side porches are available to all guests.

  • Spring.. 
View from Hughes Street  (the oldest residential street in Cape May)

    Spring.. View from Hughes Street (the oldest residential street in Cape May)

  • Summer ...
Side porch surrounded by gardens

    Summer ... Side porch surrounded by gardens

  • Autumn...
Cool, crisp days for shopping, tours or walking on the beach

    Autumn... Cool, crisp days for shopping, tours or walking on the beach

  • The Blake House
circa 1865

    The Blake House circa 1865

VRBO #289945

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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