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Dr. Jonathan Pitney House

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57 N Shore Rd, Absecon, NJ 08201-2147
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#1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Absecon
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4.5
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5.0
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4.9
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4.7
The Jonathan Pitney House is a Bed and Breakfast built in 1722. From the moment you enter our doors you will be captivated with the elegant authenticity of this beautiful home. We have created 15 rooms with amenities to pamper and relax the weary traveler. Delightful gardens and little hideaways are aplenty. Inn Keepers with a love and passion for the area shall be your guide.
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Elly K wrote a review May 2022
28 contributions4 helpful votes
The bed and breakfast is located just a few miles south of Smithville. The hotel is really nice and romantic. However, we were a little disappointed in a few things. The gas fireplace turned out to be electric. The room was located on a busy road and the noise from the cars kept us awake most of the night. Next time we get a back room away from the highway. Breakfast was OK, but they they ran out of stuff earlier than expected.
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Laura W wrote a review Oct 2021
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Stayed here to go to a concert in AC. The owner was really nice, My room was on the top floor. As others have said, there is road noise, but a little noise machine or app on the phone would cover that up. But the location is perfect for going to Smithville or AC, both are super close. The breakfast was quite good. Would definitely stay there again if going into AC for any reason!
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Date of stay: October 2021
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mosers942 wrote a review Jun 2021
Fanw12 contributions6 helpful votes
We stayed here last weekend in the Lighthouse Room. It was a two story accommodation, with a sitting room on the first floor. Upstairs was alarge bedroom and new bathroom. The rooms were charming and so comfortable. The whole place is beautiful. The gardens are amazing! We spent time sitting on the porch and the atmosphere was lovely. Paula was charmng! We look forward to returning.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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CroatianTraveler wrote a review Jun 2021
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We stayed in Room 5, a 2 story suite in the main house. Beautifully decorated and extremely clean and well maintained. The gardens are lovingly tended, filled with charming garden pottery. The breakfasts were delicious with fresh fruit, waffles and banana/chocolate bread. We had freshmade quiche and an egg, ham & cheese casserole. The chefs, Laurie and Linda, were delightful and full of interesting travel stories. We will definitely recommend the bed and breakfast to our friends.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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DougandGinaNJ wrote a review Nov 2020
Cherry Hill, New Jersey67 contributions9 helpful votes
Second trip to the Pitney house. With COVID. C it wasn’t full but we still enjoyed the same hospitality and awesomely delicious breakfast we experienced the first time last year. Third floor room was very spacious and the electric fireplace added the romantic ambience ... it was Halloween night and the full moon above the Pitney house was Valero romantic Rather stay here than stuffy AC hotels. You will NOT be disappointed D & G
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Natalie F wrote a review Sep 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
We stayed there for 2 nights. Clean, excellent customer service. Staff friendly and accommodating. Great breakfast. We stayed in room #11. Well maintained property. I would recommend this property for a nice get a way.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Lauren B wrote a review Jun 2020
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania47 contributions9 helpful votes
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My husband surprised me with a weekend at the Jonathan Pitney house for my birthday in September 2016. We stayed in Room #12 which is on the second floor of the Carriage House. The room itself is so peaceful and beautifully decorated with a rich dark shade of green and floral prints adorning the walls. The bathroom is luxurious and has a nice deep soaker tub - big enough for two people if they're small. ;) The true gem of this are the people at the JP house. The innkeepers are literally the kindest people and they love talking to you and learning about your story - but are also respectful if you want to have private time. The breakfasts were amazing and homecooked every morning. There was also coffee, tea, water, fruit, and snacks always available while we were there. With the proximity of the JP house to Atlantic City and the beaches, it's 100% the best place to go for a couple's retreat.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Response from Tracy Fitzgerald Walsh, General Manager at Dr. Jonathan Pitney House
Responded Jul 9, 2020
This review makes us happy!!! What a smart husband you have surprising you like that. Thank you both for staying with us and thank you for this wonderful review!
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Kristyn C wrote a review Jan 2020
25 contributions1 helpful vote
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This B&B is beautiful and so well run from very nice people. We stayed in room #9 which has a separate entrance but is attached to the main building. This is nice because we had our privacy, but could just run next door for breakfast! Our room was two floors with the main floor having a TV, two chairs and a table for meals. Upstairs was our bedroom and bathroom, all renovated and just beautiful. The grounds are beautifully manicured with many local vintage items along with reclaimed items from the original buildings. We met the dad who did all of the renovations and his daughter who runs the B&B, both could not have been more lovely and had conversations as you wanted them. Breakfast was made to order with any changes that you could want. It was a lovely romantic getaway nearby to Smithville and Atlantic City.. I highly recommend and will return!!
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Room Tip: We stayed in room #9 which has a separate entrance but is attached to the main building.
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Response from Tracy Fitzgerald Walsh, General Manager at Dr. Jonathan Pitney House
Responded Jul 9, 2020
We look forward to you returning!! Room 9 is definitely one of our favorites and so glad you could feel the charm.
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lovefood1964 wrote a review Dec 2019
Millstone, New Jersey1 contribution
Railroad room , Very Clean, No old smell, Very friendly & accommodating staff, well maintained grounds, comfortable relaxed atmosphere, plenty of outdoor seating , close to Smithsville and AC . A perfect get away to enjoy . Highly recommended
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Date of stay: December 2019
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hpbarkley wrote a review Oct 2019
18 contributions24 helpful votes
Breakfast was amazing both mornings. Wonderful, friendly, and helpful staff. Beautiful room and grounds. Attention to the little things. I used points from my credit card for the booking so it was a splurge for me and not my typical choice. Had a fantastic experience and I'm sure it was much better than if I had stayed in a big casino hotel. I would love the opportunity to return someday.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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PRICE RANGE
$194 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesNew JerseyJersey ShoreAbsecon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dr. Jonathan Pitney House
Which popular attractions are close to Dr. Jonathan Pitney House?
Nearby attractions include Black Cat Bar & Grill (0.1 miles), Absecon 9-11 Memorial (0.7 miles), and Heritage Park (0.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Dr. Jonathan Pitney House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Dr. Jonathan Pitney House?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Dr. Jonathan Pitney House?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Dr. Jonathan Pitney House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Phoenix Diner, Bob's Seafood Market Absecon, and Mariachi's Mexican Restaurant.
Is Dr. Jonathan Pitney House located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of Absecon.
Are there any historical sites close to Dr. Jonathan Pitney House?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Lucy the Elephant (7.2 miles), Somers Mansion (9.6 miles), and Somers Point Historical Society (9.3 miles).
Is Dr. Jonathan Pitney House accessible?
Yes, it offers reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.