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The Cliveden Inn

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709 Columbia Ave., Cape May, NJ 08204
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The Cliveden Inn
Ranked #46 of 49 Cape May B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edgewater, MD
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cliveden Inn was a very nice stay for our family. We stayed in room #4. Heard reviews about the hard beds but we all slept fine on these. We really enjoyed the morning breakfasts. Good food and fresh coffee. We really loved the use of the bicycles and bike locks. We didn't drive hardly at all because of the... More

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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this B&B sight unseen when a nearby place that was booked completely recommended it. It allowed 1 night stay and had vacancies on "no notice" even though very small. I was happy to arrive early and they were gracious enough to allow me to use the room immediately. It was on the second floor and had two "rooms" to... More

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights at The Cliveden last weekend. We had a ground floor room which smelled heavily of air freshener trying to mask the musty odor of the first floor. The room and bed were large and comfortable, but the bathroom lacked in amenities and the claw-foot tub with shower lacked any bar or handle to grip to enter... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We reserved this B&B primarily because it was close to the beach and didn't require a 3+ day stay. The house was pretty, rooms were clean and hostesses very nice. But breakfast was a bit of a disappointment (buffet, no dining room and very limited selection), hence the Average review.

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We travel to Cape May, NJ every year...sometimes 2-3 times a year. We like to try different B & B's but we always return to our favorites. The Clivedon ranks among our top 3! The owners are friendly, the place is always clean and comfortable, the breakfast is special and always delicious. I get a special feeling sitting on the... More

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Hackensack, New Jersey
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I had a great stay here with my fiance for 3 nights. Sue and Peggy are so gracious and accomodating. I really enjoyed the breakfasts here and I wished I bought one of their cookbooks. There is always something delicious baked, and the casseroles were really good. The location couldn't be better. It is 2 blocks to the beach and... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The Cliveden Inn is so beautiful, and Peggy and Susan are the most amazing hostesses. My daughter and I stayed this past week in preparation for her wedding, and we housed the bridal party and close family and friends at the Cliveden over the weekend. Peggy loves to cook and bake and made us the most fantastic gourmet breakfasts every... More

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Berwyn, Pennsylvania
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The Cliveden Inn is run by two women who are most accommodating. The location is an easy walk to the beach and to the business district and restaurants. They do not normally allow children but made an exception for us since we were traveling with our seven year old granddaughter The drawbacks are: 1) they allow dogs which somehow we... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Cliveden Inn for a getaway without the kids. It was our first time in Cape May and we were blown away! What a gorgeous quaint Victorian town! The Cliveden is right in the heart of town and walking distance to the beach, shops, and great restaurants. The do have bikes you can borrow... More

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Campobellol, SC
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

My husband & I stayed at the Cliveden for one night on a trip up the coast. Making the reservation was easy, and they were very accommodating. The actual stay was such a delight! The bed was super comfortable, and I enjoyed a long soak in a hot bath in the claw-footed tub. After a morning walk on the beach... More

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Address: 709 Columbia Ave., Cape May, NJ 08204
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May

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