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Palace Hotel

1101 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204
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Ranked #32 of 42 hotels in Cape May
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
kasage00 Levittown, Pennsylvania
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Levittown, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I made it clear at the time of booking I was bringing a cat, then when I get there a different person at the check-in desk says "dogs only" They almost turned me away but I told them nowhere in the website or any signs in the hotel says "dogs only" and I told them when I first booked that... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I worked with management at the Palace Hotel and blocked all of the rooms last October with the exception of 2 or 3. The staff was very friendly and accommodating to our guests, who traveled a long way. The parking area is a little small underneath the hotel, but I've never had a problem with the free... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are only about 7 parking spaces for guests in this hotel. The clerks say that there is free parking on the street, but that is almost impossible to find. My boyfriend and I pretty much had to pay for parking on our entire trip. In addition, it is probably the second or third most unattractive ocean-front hotel. Lastly, the... More

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Sterling, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I took my mother on a quick overnight stay in Cape May, NJ to start the Mother's Day weekend celebrations. The hotel is comfortable. The room was clean and had a small balcony from which you could see the ocean. The hotel is set across Beach Avenue from the sand and sea...who could ask for anything more. And, it is... More

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Stayed here for the Ocean Drive Marathon in an Ocean Front Suite, room was spacious enough for 6 people. Included a small kitchen area, two bathrooms, two beds and a pull out couch. Nice breakfast included with the stay and the staff was very accommodating. It was not a five star hotel. Basic and clean. Will definitely stay here again... More

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Lakewood, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

This hotel was gracious enough to allow us a 1 night rental on a holiday weekend during the off season. We stayed in the efficiency suite with 2 double beds and a double pull out sofa. There were 2 full baths with showers. A broad range of complimentary toiletries were provided. Kitchen stocked with glasses. Walk-out oceanfront balcony. Breakfast was... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We booked the Palace hotel for Columbus Day weekend. After a 5.5 hour drive from North Jersey (it should have taken 2.5-3.0 hours, but there was a lot of rain and construction), we arrived at the Palace Hotel. It is on Beach Avenue, which is aptly named since it runs along the beach. My first impression was correct - it... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This is all you need for an ocean view hotel without all of the frills. The room was clean and had everything we needed. I think every room has a side view of the ocean from the little balcony. The price was fair considering you are right on the beach. I didn't care for the free continental breakfast but it's... More

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Northern NJ
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This place definitely has not been updated (not even a bedspread or a coat of paint) since it was built. They actually still use the original metal keys on the doors. Our room flooded from the balcony because it was raining (not even all that hard). Same for the room next door. Toilet seat and tub were both dirty upon... More

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Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Stayed at the Palace this past weekend to attend a wedding. The bride's parents booked a block of rooms for out of town guests. Room was on the small side. The balcony was big enough to accommodate two chairs. The room did have a two burner stove, sink and mini refrigerator. Free continental breakfast is served every morning (waffles, French... More

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Address: 1101 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Beach Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
Number of rooms
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