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The Dormer House

800 Columbia Ave., Cape May, NJ 08204
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Yardley, Pennsylvania
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89 reviews 89 reviews
28 hotel reviews
233 helpful votes 233 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We just spend a wonderful weekend at the Dormer House, so here are some things you need to know. 1. Great location. You are a 5-10 minute walk from the beach and the main Washington St. Mall. 2. Off street parking. You don't have to find a parking spot on the street. There is one space for every room. 3.... More 

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Toms River, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Let me start by saying , I read a review from last November on how you were updating many things in the house including the beds. My wife and I stayed in the Antique Rose Room this past weekend. As everyone has mentioned , Diane and Mom and Dad are very nice. But, the Rooms needs some serious updates. Mattress... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dormer House is everything and more from the location to our hosts!!! We stayed in the Shannon room and had the best sleep we've had in years. The only thing that got us out of bed was their delicious breakfast. Extremely comfortable and CLEAN! Our hosts were more than hospitable, full of great stories and laughs. Can't recommend enough!

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

It was so nice to meet you both! We had a wonderful time chatting with you in our parlor during tea time. So happy you enjoyed your stay! Thank you again and have a wonderful holiday season! All of us at the Dormer House More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

My sister and I just spent the weekend in Cape May. We wanted to be walking distance to the restaurants and shops and Dormer House was exactly that. Diana the owner and her family are super friendly and accommodating and we couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. We stayed in a room on the first floor and... More 

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay here with us! Mike is always working hard during breakfast to make sure everyone is happy and my mother Lucille is always baking the treats for afternoon tea. :) Thank you so much for staying with us and we hope to see you again sometime soon. Best, Diana More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

My husband and I have stayed at the Dormer House every year for 14 years in the month of September! Lovely B&B and within walking distance to just about everything! Never gets old look forward to the trip every year!

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you so much for continually staying with us over the years. It is so wonderful to hear and we hope to continue seeing you every September! Best wishes, Diana More 

Binghamton, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This was our first time staying at "The Dormer House" B & B. in Cape May New Jersey. It is a family run operation and they are very friendly and courteous. Our room was comfortable and unique. The parlor was filled with antiques and was a meeting area for many. The breakfast meals were served on the indoor porch area... More 

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such kind words about out home. It means so much that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again sometime in the future! Thanks again, Diana More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Just spent two nights at the Dormer House. Great location, very quaint inn. Breakfast was delicious both mornings sitting in a sunroom porch on the side of the house or on the open front porch. The staff were friendly and helpful. Easy walk to many restaurants, attractions and the beach.

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

Hi Judy!! Thank you so much for such kind words. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and hope you'll visit us again sometime in the future. Christmas time i a lovely time to see Cape May! ;) Thanks again, Diana The Dormer House More 

Roselle Park, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I spent three nights at The Dormer House up on the third floor in the Antique Rose Room. Beautiful 1899 home with all the charm and creaking stairs an old home should have; rocking chairs and a porch swing on the big front porch. Breakfast was great and it was fun to have tea in the afternoon - all baked... More 

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

Wow, thank you so much for taking the time to review our property! I'm so happy you enjoyed your stay. The Antique Rose room on the third floor is one of my favorite rooms. And yes, what is an old house if the stairs don't creak! :) Growing up in this house I should know, there is certainly no sneaking... More 

Scranton, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This was our second trip to Dormer House, and we will return next year. Central location, close to beach and restaurants. Very quaint. Good Value for Cape May in season. Nice breakfast and also afternoon tea. Staff is terrific

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

Hello!! Thank you so much for these kind words. :) You have no idea how much it means to us that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again in the future. Thanks again, Diana More 

Whiting, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We have stayed here many times and just celebrated our 40th Anniversary here in July. We had a lovely stay as always and the breakfasts and afternoon tea were yummy. We would like to especially thank Diana for helping our daughter surprise us with flowers in our room and the card she sent. It was a wonderful surprise! We love... More 

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bakedapple, Manager at The Dormer House, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for writing this review! Glad you enjoyed your breakfast and staying here in our home. Happy we could accommodate the food to your liking! If you're ever in the area again we would love to have you stay with us. Thanks again! Diana More 

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Address: 800 Columbia Ave., Cape May, NJ 08204
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 13
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