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24 Jackson Street, Cape May, NJ 08204
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Ranked #27 of 49 Cape May B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this gorgeous B&B.first time. I mouth dropped seeing the beautifully decorated entrance way, parlor and mini-parlor! It was like stepping back into the late 1890's. The furnishings looked like was borrowed from a museum! The little fine touches like a plume, old straw hats, piano books (& piano), the lamps, stained glass windows, the gorgeous setting for... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cape May is filled with Bed and Breakfast houses. We ended up at the Windward House. The location was great, but the decor was a bit creepy. Benefits: Nice roof deck to watch the sunsets and tasty breakfast in the morning. Negatives: Mannequins everywhere. Also, the parking is about a 15-20 minute walk away. No assistance with baggage up all... More

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Belle Mead, NJ
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12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The Windward House was built in 1905. Beautiful home with victorian charm. My husband, daughter and I stayed in the Wicker Room. Charming room up on the third floor. Not a good location for older people to get to. Very steep and narrow stairway. The connecting room had a day bed. The bathroom was next to that. I would rate... More

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Longford, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Windward house in Jackson St., Cape May is really comfortable and in the center of all the action around Cape May. If you love beautiful old style furniture, this is the house to stay at. The bed in our room was so comfortable and we had good sleep due to the quietness and bed quality. We had a different cooked... More

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My brother's fiancée was looking for a relaxing getaway for her bachelorette party and that's what we got at the windward house. You couldn't beat the location- just a few minutes walking from the beach and promenade! The wicker room was cozy & plenty big for the 3 of us. The 3rd floor balcony has ocean views. Breakfast was good... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Been going there for the past 20 years! Absolutely love it! Sandy and the crew feel like an extended family. The house and rooms are beautiful and the breakfast is delicious. 100% can't miss great time. Can't wait to go back!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We spent last weekend at this glorious Victorian Inn. We were part of a family reunion that we periodically have in Cape May. We wouldn't dream of going any place but the Windward House. It's such a comfortable Inn - full of fabulous Victorian furnishings in every nook and cranny. The Innkeeper, Sandy Miller, is as sweet as the delicacies... More

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Central PA
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

What a beautiful inn! I have been vacationing in Cape May for over 60 years and The Windward House is my favorite place to stay. It is conveniently located one block from the beach and one block from shopping on Washington St. This 1905 Victorian inn welcomes you with it's beautiful front porch where you can relax in cushioned chairs... More

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Holderness, New Hampshire
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

The Jersey shore is a special place for anyone who grew up in NJ and Cape May is our most favorite spot on the Jersey shore. For the past ten years we've been staying at The Windward House at 24 Jackson Street. We love the location--one block to the beach, one block to Washington Street Mall and close to our... More

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Stafford, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I almost hate to write this review because I don't want to have to complete with more people when reserving a room at the Windward House. I love everything about the area and staying here. The rooms are all unique and beautifully decorated. The location is perfect. You never have to get into your car. Everything you need, to include... More

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Address: 24 Jackson Street, Cape May, NJ 08204
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May
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