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    The Dormer House

    800 Columbia Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-2310
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good25%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “afternoon tea” (27 reviews)
    “front porch” (22 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed November 8, 2017

    I surprised my wife with a long-weekend to Cape May. I happened to receive a Groupon email about the Dormer House. After checking some reviews, I decided to give this B&B a try. I contacted the B&B and confirmed a reservation. The Dormer House (established...More

    Thank NJTH
    Reviewed July 22, 2017

    We enjoyed out two day stay at Dormer House so much. We got a warm welcome and felt right at home. The afternoon tea was such a treat with the best home baked goodies ever. The breakfasts were incredible. Our room was so quiet and...More

    Thank magray10
    Reviewed July 4, 2017

    We recently had a short stay at the Dormer and unfortunately will not be going back. We have actually stayed there twice before and enjoyed it but our recent displeasure has made us realize it is time to go elsewhere. But to be fair I...More

    3  Thank countymayo2017
    Reviewed May 21, 2017

    Just got back today from the Dormer House and was quite disappointed. I know that it has been sold but, it really needs attention. The Inn keepers (don't even know there names) never greeted us when we arrived. Our names were on an envelope with...More

    6  Thank Rina M
    Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

    As always, staff super, breakfasts wonderful, and Katy is a gem. Recently sold, needs some attention to exterior, lights and grounds, but we WERE there on Easter weekend, early season. Most everything was as on our first visit 18 months ago. A quick walk to...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • 13
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    Christine C
    August 9, 2015|
    Response from bakedapple | Property representative |
    Hi , although we do have a large porch the rooms that accommodate 3 do not have a balcony. Thank you , Dennis
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    "The Shannon Room is very quiet for those who like that."
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    "All rooms pictures and details are online"
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    "first floor room, with windows looking on to the outside porch. Shady."
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    "Dormer suite was a LUXURY: spacious, hidden from traffic areas on the third floor of the house (very quite..."
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