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Beach Shack

205 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ 08204
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited the Beach Shack last July, and unfortunately I hurt my leg on the beach and had to be on crutches. Our room was on the 3rd floor. The staff at the Beach Shack were so very nice and accommodating -- they put us on one room on the first floor, then had to move us to another room... More 

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Morristown, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

The location can't be beat. Right across the street from the beach. However, the room was nothing more than a simple motel room and very dated. At over $300 a night we expected more. We expected more from Cape Resorts who also own Congress Hall and The Virginia. Please do something better with the Beach Shack. With that being said,... More 

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Philadelphia, Pa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Cape May is a short drive from Philadelphia and a friend and I often go there to get away. The Beach Shack is a great choice if rooms are available. Room vary in size but we frequently stay in the basic Shack room which is two double beds, a small kitchen space (microwave, coffee maker, sink and refrigerator. All of... More 

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Forked River, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

We had a great time for the second year in a row, We stay on the third floor family room. Great oceanview and atmosphere. The fire pit is always fun to sit around. The staff is wonderful and attentive. The rooms are older but redone and kept clean. it is not the ritz it is the beach shack. great summer... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

This hotel has a wonderful view of the gorgeous water. There is a living room, the bath and then the bedroom. There is a restaurant with live music. I believe this is a seasonal hotel and closed for the winter. We could not access the internet and may be due to the ending of the season. We had a very... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Absolutely loved it! Pool was heated so we were able to go in even though it was October. Rooms was bright and clean. People were so friendly. Restaurant was right next door with so many choices of atmosphere....eg...picnic tables, lounge, indoor dining, outdoor screened in dining, bar or around a fire pit. Shopping and restaurants so close and the beach... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

We had a nice room on the third floor with a great view of the Atlantic Ocean. And as it turned out—a great view of the lunar eclipse and the "blood moon". Our room was clean, comfortable and quiet. The pool was heated. The restaurant was good and prices were reasonable all around. The staff was friendly and the beach... More 

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Sewell, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

Horrible business!! We were really looking forward to staying here went to rusty nail a few times. The governor called a state of emergency due to flooding and hurricane and we have been calling for days to cancel and email couldn't get a hold of anyone! Emailed and left message, finally just conviently got a hold of someone after they... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

While the location is great, the accomodations leave a lot to be desired. There was a noisy room air conditioner in the bedroom but none in the living room. The a.c. was so loud that it drowned out the t.v. every time it cycled on. One room air conditioner was insufficient to cool the entire unit. No decor/ambiance; poor lighting,... More 

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Belmar, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

My family and i stayed here in the end of September. Check in was smooth but I was a little disappointed with the room. I've stayed in a lot of hotel rooms but I actually felt a little skeeved out in this one. Definitely needs to be renovated. For the price I expected more.

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