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Gingerbread House

Certificate of Excellence
28 Gurney Street, Cape May, NJ 08204
Gingerbread House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most wonderful vacation this past week! A good part of this was due to our experience of staying at the Gingerbread House! This was our first stay in Cape May. We chose the Gingerbread House because of the positive reviews we read on the internet. And our choice could not have been more perfect! The house was... More 

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Flemington, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're wondering whether or not to say here, I say go for it! Gingerbread House is in the perfect location, half of a block to the beach and a 5 minutes walk to the shopping area. Amazingly friendly owners (Fred & Joan) and staff. Joan's breakfast meals are amazing! They have beach chairs and towels available for you to... More 

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Lancaster, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have happily celebrated our anniversary at The Gingerbread House for many years. Joan and Fred are so kind and welcoming, we feel as if we are visiting family. The inn is beautifully decorated, quite, and relaxing. The homemade breakfasts are delicious - something different every morning. The beds are very comfortable. We are always amazed at how McKinley keeps... More 

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Haddonfield, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned from a 4th of July weekend at The Gingerbread House, and here's how I'd summarize our stay: 1. The Inn Itself: immaculate, beautiful and very, very comfortable. All amenities (from towels to sheets to bath supplies) were top shelf! 2. Location: less then 5 minute walk to the middle of the beach; a 5 minute walk to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been coming to Cape May for many years and stayed in many, lovely B&Bs, but the Gingerbread House is our favorite. I write this after our fourth stay there. Joan and Fred are easy-going, warm, and devoted to your comfort. The house is beautiful and the breakfasts and snacks are delicious. It is a block from the beach... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joan was a doll, she answered every question before we even had the chance to ask it. She was always standing by ready to assist. The location was perfect two blocks from the beach and two blocks from the main shopping area. The breakfast was spectacular every morning homemade. We highly recommend this bed-and-breakfast for anyone traveling to Cape May.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such a wonderful weekend! This bed and breakfast more than met our expectations!! Joan and Fred are so welcoming and make you feel right at home! Joan makes a homemade breakfast every morning and it is so delicious! McKinley the inn keeper was so friendly and anything you need she is there to help you!! We were so... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our first stay in Cape May at the Gingerbread House. You cannot beat the location and Joan and Fred were warm and welcoming hosts. The home is located near shops, restaurants and only blocks from the beach. Sitting outside talking on the front porch to other guests and the owners was both relaxing and entertaining. Breakfast and... More 

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Oceanport, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved staying at the Gingerbread House. Lovely home, very nice owners,a lot of attention paid to details. Only 2 blocks to the beach and a few blocks to Washington Square. Our room on the 3rd floor was small but very comfortable. The breakfasts were always delicious & different from the usual pancakes & eggs!

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East Hampton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed staying in such a meticulously cared for and decorated house hosted by the owners who also made us feel so welcome! Add to this the house being on a street just a block from the ocean with similar houses that are exactly what characterize Cape May-perfect!

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