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Large, family-friendly, 6BR home, close to beach, park, shops, restaurants

Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

6 bedroom, sunroom, open concept, walk/bike to everything!

Welcome to your home away from home. Situated on a quiet, tree-lined street, with partially fenced in back yard, makes this an ideal home for families. An additional front porch is a relaxing oasis, and sounds of the ocean may often be heard in the quiet hours of the evening. The home is comfortably maintained with central air conditioning.

Also with tankless water heater, so never run out of hot water.

The first floor is comprised of a fully stocked kitchen with a table for seating up to 16, a beautiful sunroom with double pull-out couch, and a family room with queen pullout sofa. Two additional bedrooms, one with a queen bed and walk-in closet, and one with a double bed, twin day bed/trundle are also present. A large mudroom with a shower and a full bathroom with shower and double sinks complete the first floor.

There is a cable tv and DVD player in the 1st floor family room. Movies are available in addition to games, books and some toys. There is a pack 'n play and wooden highchair available for small guests. As is customary in Cape May, linens are to be brought or managed via a linen company, and bike rentals are available if desired. The house has pillows, comforters and mattress pads. Please bring sheets and pillow covers.

The second floor houses a master suite with king bed, walk-in closet, sitting area, cable tv, gorgeous bath with jacuzzi tub, and additional bedroom with twin trundle.

The third floor is comprised of two bedrooms with ample closets, one with a queen bed, and one with two twin beds. An additional full bathroom is available with a tub.

The outside is partially fenced in with grassy area large enough for lawn games. There is an outdoor shower for use to remove sand prior to entering the home. A charcoal grill is available for use in the backyard. There is ample off street parking, and additional non-metered parking is always available on the street.

This property is in an ideal location, close to the beach, shops, park, and restaurants. The beach is a mere 7 blocks down Madison Ave. There is a park one block from the home, with a pond, playground, pavilion,and basketball court. The Washington Inn and Harry's are within walking distance. Numerous other restaurants and bars are very close, accessible by walking, biking, or driving. Additional Cape May attractions such as wineries, marina, lighthouse, and zoo are within a very short drive from this location.

We welcome any and all questions with regards to favorite restaurants, bars, etc.

The property is rented sunday to sunday for weekly rentals and special requests for other days can be requested but is at the discretion of the owners to make concessions to other days. Person signing the rental agreement must be at least 25 years old.

More Details

Sean & Stacey Lacey
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 13, 2018

About Sean & Stacey Lacey

We live in Pennsylvania, but have been vacationing in Cape May for 20 years. We have family living in the area, so we have frequented Cape May often over the years.

Sean & Stacey Lacey purchased this house in 2013

Why Sean & Stacey Lacey chose Historic District

We love this home for its versatility and accommodations. It is open, yet feels very homey, and everyone has plenty of space. We love the convenience of having everything so close. We travel everywhere either by foot or by bike. Prior to owning this home, we stayed in various hotels/B&Bs usually in the heart of Cape May and often directly on the beach. We found it to be noisy in the evenings with those staying up late coming home from the bars and early mornings with delivery trucks. We feel this home is a quiet retreat, yet close to anything you would need!

What makes this house unique

We love the back yard, which is a hot commodity in Cape May. There is more than enough parking, which wasn't present with other properties we considered. We love the quiet and the sounds of the ocean as we wind down at the end of the day.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful stay in cape may. The house is set up so everyone in our party had their own space and the common area on the first floor was spacious and not crowded. The location is ideal as it is close to the mall and to restaurants. The beach is a short walk or quick bike ride. Can also drive and there are several off street spots off beach ave that are not metered if desired.
Aug 2014
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Historic District House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - shower , mudroom
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , loft twins
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , sunroom
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , trundle-2nd floor
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , 3rd floor
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single , 3rd floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , master-pack n play in closet
    Bedroom 8 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , queen in family room
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Large, family-friendly, 6BR home, close to beach, park, shops, restaurants
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 16 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The house was wonderful! Everything was just as described and the owners were more than accommodating! Thanks for a great place where everyone was comfortable and the place was gorgeous!

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful 'off-season' choice

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 16 (!) held our annual New Years gathering in this lovely home, and it has jumped to the top of our list of favorite houses for an 'off-season' gathering in Cape May (maybe I should say non-summer, as there are still many businesses open, even in December). Open first-floor layout (kitchen, dining, living) with long table allowed cooking and socializing and game playing and just hanging out. Bedrooms with pull out trundles accommodated us all. Kitchen had all the cooking items we needed, including an electric steamer which we used to heat up tamales! We had no trouble with the coffee maker (filter bucket swings out forward) and made use of it multiple times daily.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location - quiet neighborhood

  • 4 of 5

My cousins and our families had a mini family reunion in Cape May (first time for all of us). The house was spacious enough for 7 adults, 2 teenagers and 4 kids under the age of 7! Sunroom in the back was a great place to throw the kids and all their toys! Central location to the beach and Cape May Downtown (the shopping area off of Washington Street) - it was an easy and safe walk for everyone! I'm only rating a 4 because there were massive amounts of mosquitoes in the back so we weren't able to enjoy the backyard in the evenings which we were looking forward to doing. Even with bug spray and citronella candles, we weren't able to keep those buggers away! Overall, great location and place to stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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the house met all of our needs for the week. Cape May is bicycler ,hiker, kayaker,beacher friendly

  • 4 of 5

We loved the location. The house was spacious and well equipped...You thought of everything

to make our family vacation one to remember! One suggestion to improve the comfort for our family that includes 8 adults is to change the one full bed to a queen size bed, otherwise perfect.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Plenty of room for Everyone!

  • 5 of 5

We had a terrific stay in this great home in Cape May. Great location and well maintained. Shore bliss!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We had a good time. House was very accommodating to our group. Kitchen and porch and living room.

  • 4 of 5

We closed off the porch at night so we could sleep and young people could stay up and enjoy. Mosquitoes were bad in back yard. We've had too much rain at night. House was great. Never could figure out how to use the coffee part and a late comer brought one from home. Left a 4 cup pot there. Loved the house and furniture.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Damage Deposit $500

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
House expected to be in condition upon departure as it was upon check-in. Cleaning service will come to house after your departure to be sure house is ready for incoming tenants. Must be 25 yr old to rent.
Check-in 4pm, check-out 10am
Weekly rentals are Sunday to Sunday

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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