Absolutely Stunning Beach Block Victorian Sleeps 18 in 7 Bedrooms with 3 full & 2 half baths in ONE unit! Every room has been completely renovated and the house is absolutely gorgeous. Unlike most of the other listings on this site, our home sleeps 18 in 7 bedrooms ALL in the same unit - no need to add on to the published rate, or go from one unit to another. If you have more than 18 guests, see our listing #476419 to add one or two adjacent units to sleep up to 40 guests at the same address. With the rental of all three units, enjoy our lovely courtyard with outdoor dining space for 40 guests!
Take a step back in time as you relax in our lovingly restored & completely renovated Victorian, comfortably furnished with beautiful antiques & lovely decorations. This extraordinary home is unlike any other in South Jersey, furnished like a lovely bed and breakfast. A recent guest, having stayed in Ocean City every year for several decades, said our house "was in a league of its own". Built circa 1915, enjoy wide-plank hardwood floors, a carved oak staircase, an original stained glass window, new Anderson windows throughout, an antique oak fireplace with a two-tiered mantle & electric insert, a gorgeous mahogany bar, pocket oak doors, 2nd antique fireplace with electric insert, wide trim, & arched doorways. Many of our guests tell us our home is more beautifully decorated and furnished than any in Cape May. It is truly beautiful. The spectacular kitchen was renovated in 2015 with a new tin ceiling, crown moulding, a beautiful chandelier, a custom tile backsplash, and top of the line upgrades.
Enjoy wonderful ocean breezes on our lovely, expansive, wicker-furnished, wrap around deck with pretty hanging baskets & plenty of seating: 3 love seats, a sofa, 4 chairs, 2 benches & a glass top dining table. From the over-sized, breezy deck, enter into a breathtaking foyer with beautiful antiques including a Victorian organ, secretary desk, china cabinet and Victorian hall tree. The spectacular oak staircase leads to the seven beautifully appointed bedrooms on the upper floors. Entertain in the elegant antique furnished living room with ocean views, two gorgeous sofas, two arm-chairs and a lovely antique fireplace with an electric insert. Enjoy cocktails at the rich mahogany bar with the ambiance of a European tavern. The bar area features a custom wet bar, a 178 can beverage refrigerator, 27” hdtv with cable, and additional seating for 8. The family room has a 42” hdtv, a leather, queen-size, sleeper sofa and a beautiful Queen Ann arm chair. The family room is adjacent to a full bath, making this an optional 8th bedroom. The spectacular over-sized kitchen has Corian counters, lots of cabinets, a Bosch dishwasher, new GE Adora stainless steel appliances including a glass-top convection oven, built-in microwave, refrigerator/freezer, all small electrics, a Keurig, a KitchenAid stand mixer, and complete dinner service for 20. The hand-crafted kitchen table seats 14 and is terrific for meals, playing games (we have dozens), or watching tv on a 43” hdtv with cable.
The pretty bedrooms are located on the top two floors of the house, a floor above the living areas for privacy and quiet – a wonderful respite at the end of a long, fun-filled day! All seven bedrooms have been recently renovated, all are beautifully furnished, and all have 32” to 42” HDTVs with cable. On the second floor are four amazing bedrooms, all with quaint tooth-brushing sinks, beautiful antique dressers, queen size beds, and gorgeous antique crystal chandeliers. “Memories” is the second floor master with unbelievable ocean views and a private half bath (water closet and sink). The charming, updated full bath on the second floor has a tub with a beautiful ceramic tile surround.
The third floor features the “Romance” suite with a queen bed, exquisite Victorian dressers, a gorgeous wingback chair, beautiful stained glass ceiling fan, breathtaking ocean views, a private full bath, and an oversized Jacuzzi for two. Also on the third floor is “Renoir” with two full size beds, a cottage dresser, and a hand-painted Renoir dresser; and “Harmony” with a queen bed and dresser. The Renoir and Harmony bedrooms share a “Jack and Jill” powder room, accessible directly from both bedrooms.
If you need more space, VRBO Listing ID #476419 features our Main House and two adjacent ground-level condos. Combined, the Victoria Inn can accommodate up to 40 guests in three adjacent units with 14 bedrooms, 7 full and 2 half baths. Rent the Main House and Condo A for up to 31 guests, or the Main House & Condos A and B for up to 40 guests. All units have been fully renovated and are beautiful. If renting two or three units, enjoy our truly spectacular courtyard with beautiful flowers, EP Henry pavers, an outdoor kitchen, wrought iron furniture and seating for 40. Please note: the courtyard is not included with the Main House rental unless one or both of the adjacent condos is rented. The Main House has a large, wrap-around deck with beautiful hanging baskets, terrific ocean breezes, and seats 18.
Enjoy our 2.5 Mile Boardwalk, Surfing Beach, Amusement Piers, Water Park, Mini-Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Shuffleboard, Fishing Pier, dozens of restaurants & hundreds of shops. At the bay, you will find many more activities including fishing excursions, a pirate ship, dolphin watching, & water sports - jet skiing, boating, fishing & para-sailing. Rentals include business class WiFi, air conditioning, 10 beach tags & 2 off-street parking spaces.
We are located at 815 5th Street, across from the Ocean City High School. In our 14 years as owners, we have hosted numerous family reunions, weddings, birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, bar and bat mitzvahs, retreats, leadership and youth group events, and friends, couples, and girls weekends. Our guests are always delighted with the condition of our home, the furnishings, & the many extras we provide. While you might find other large homes in Ocean City, not one comes close to ours. We take great pride in maintaining our gorgeous home in the Victorian style while providing our guests with modern amenities.
We (owners, Susan and Polly) live on the property, above Condo B, from May through mid-October, and are generally on-site during those months to answer any questions about your stay, Ocean City in general, area attractions, and restaurants. Feel free to stop by on any summer Saturday between 11 and 3, or schedule a visit. Just look for the “pinkvictorian” across from the OC High School on Fifth Street, just a block to the beach and boardwalk.