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Avondale by the Sea

609 Beach Avenue, Beach & Gurney St, Cape May, NJ 08204
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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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Massachusetts, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This was my first trip to Cape May and the Avondale was great in all ways. People were very nice and helpful. The room was unbelievably clean and neat. Not a blemish anywhere! In fact it was as if no one else had ever stayed there. There was a bedroom with a king sized bed and a TV, and a... More 

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Manahawkin, New Jersey
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

An other wonderful weekend here. Staff is very friendly and courteous. Rooms and bathrooms are very clean . Housekeeping does a great job. No elevator however they will help you with your luggage. Within walking distance of almost anything. Great coffee shop down back stairs and across the street for that early morning coffee. Hotel breakfast is not available till... More 

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Ada, Michigan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My daughter and I needed a place to stay for two nights in Cape May Nj. The Avondale had rooms available. Very clean , noisy heater. All and all a good value. Delicious coffee in the Am. Front desk staff friendly and courteous .

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Pennsylvania USA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Location is unbeatable. Nice staff. Clean. Did I say location? Park it and walk everywhere. Coffee shop next door, restaurants close, oh and a beach or something right across the street. Liked it a lot!

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St. Louis, MO
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

First time at Avondale by the Sea and it was a good choice. Room was very clean and location was great. The balconies made for a community feel as people sat out in the evening. Great view of the sea.

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Pleasant Gap, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We stayed at the Avondale by the Sea this past weekend. The location is wonderful. (Ocean front is hard to beat!) We parked Friday afternoon and never had to move the car until checkout on Sunday. The hotel is in easy waking distance to a great number of activities and events. The owners of the hotel, who always seem to... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We stayed here for a 2 night fall getaway. It's pefectly located beachfront and just a couple short bocks from the Washington Square outdoor mall with shops and restaurants, and the heart of the Cape May beachfront shopping/dining area. The room is spacious and immaculate and relatively comfortable. The view is great and you can enjoy it from the windowside... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We've been going to the Avondale for lots of years now, and always leave satisfied. It's run by a very friendly crew; especially Charlie. Always upbeat and easy to chat with. If I could give any advice, I'd highly recommend getting rid of those horrible, heavy bedspreads. They are not a good look, and most people tear them off, the... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We always wanted to try the Jersey Shore in the fall, but being educators it was never convenient schedule-wise. But now that we are retired, here we sit on our 2nd floor balcony watching seagulls, sailboats and whitecaps in 70 degree weather. And for a fraction of the summer rates. We have stayed at Avondale by the Sea several times,... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This was our first time staying in Cape may, and I left feeling as though I chose the perfect location. It was absolutely dead center to everything we did. We caught a few days of rain which really upped the importance of a great room. The rooms were immaculate each and every day. The view was fantastic. We were able... More 

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Address: 609 Beach Avenue, Beach & Gurney St, Cape May, NJ 08204
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Avondale By The Sea Hotel Cape May
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
#10 Family Hotel in Cape May
#11 Romantic Hotel in Cape May

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