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Dr. Jonathan Pitney House

57 N Shore Rd, Absecon, NJ 08201-2147
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#1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Absecon
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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DougandGinaNJ wrote a review Nov 2020
Cherry Hill, New Jersey52 contributions8 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
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
Lauren B wrote a review Jun 2020
Langhorne, Pennsylvania47 contributions9 helpful votes
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
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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
$165 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesNew JerseyJersey ShoreAbsecon
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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), Heritage Park (0.7 miles), and Absecon 9-11 Memorial (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 Victory First Presbyterian Deliverance Church (5.9 miles).
Is Dr. Jonathan Pitney House accessible?
Yes, it offers reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.