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The Peter Shields Inn

3.5 of 5 1301 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Staten Island, New York
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108 reviews 108 reviews
49 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only spent one night, but no regrets at all. Peter Shields is about one mile from the center of town, but that is what makes it nice. We dined in the restaurant which was extraordinary. The room was comfortable, well appointed and accommodating. Check In was great. The young lady that checked us in was informative and provided us... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Other reviewers have already made the case for booking a room at this PSI. Stayed here off-season in late November as a side trip while returning to MA from DC. Exceptional comfort; property is oldtime gorgeous; right on the beach; owners and staff very attentive to requests; we felt truely at home in this elegant property. Evening dining here is... More 

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Sylva, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary with dinner at the PSI. The tuna tartare was great, and my steak was cooked to perfection and accompanied by an palate pleasing glaze...actually the best steak I've had in years. Although we've come to Cape May for years, this was our first visit to the inn...we'll certainly return!

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Lenoir, NC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the beautiful Peter Shields Inn last weekend and can't say enough good things about it. We stayed in room # 2 which was oceanfront. The room and the view were amazing. Comfortable bed and luxurious linens. We even had a working fireplace in our room! We watched the sun come up from our window. There was a... More 

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South Carrollton, Ky
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183 reviews 183 reviews
57 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

This is a beautiful inn with spacious rooms, several sitting areas inside & outside. They serve wine & appetizers each afternoon. Our room had an ocean view & huge bathroom. Dinner is served in the lovely dining room which is open to the public. A little expensive, but heck, if you stay here, go ahead & splurge. Enjoyed sitting on... More 

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Last year we decided when leaving PSI that we would return this year. And we did. Such a friendly staff- when you walk in the door you hear, "Welcome Home." Gluten free breakfast, afternoon cheese and wine, quiet rooms, looking out on the ocean, huge veranda, clean and well staffed. Bikes to ride, sand chairs, gas fireplaces. Cape May's Lucky... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed here for one night to attend USCG Gradution, go LIMA 190! It's advertised as an Inn but every one in my parth thought it more a bed and breakfast. The outside of the house is beautiful and you do feel like you are walking into your summer home (wishful thinking I'm sure). We stayed in Room 1 and... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We took advantage of a mid-week rate in November. The price was less than half of what their summer rate is. Room 4 had a private balcony,fireplace, with a large spa tub, and a seperate shower in the bathroom. Wine and cheese is served in the late afternoon in a room overlooking the beach. There are free snacks available24/7 on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I had a small wedding celebration at Peter Shields Inn. I cannot say enough about how well they treated us and our guests (even with very little planning on my part beforehand). We had a smaller party of 19 people and weren't looking to spend a fortune on our wedding. I felt pressure at other venues/restaurants to... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I stayed at this location based on the wonderful reviews... the place is wonderful down to the bedding the rooms and the food the only problem was with my stay .. the air conditioner was not working .. and it was humid .. called the 24hr service line and the person on the other end .. was irrated that I... More 

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Address: 1301 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Peter Shields Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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