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The Peter Shields Inn

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

PSI or 401 Bank Street... Both are amazing. PSI was romantic... And is a BYOB. I had the filet mignon and my husband had the halibut. Both were perfectly executed. Highly recommend going here... And they have a piano player whi tops it all off!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here in June 2015 for our BabyMoon. It was a lovely 2 nights and 3 days. The room was cozy and clean. The had a snack and beverage room which was very convenient. And it was so convenient to the beach. Oh and the breakfast was lovely and the staff are great. We also had dinner at the... More 

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Congratulations on the birth of your baby. I'm sure you've had an exciting year! We're glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Now that you're parents, hopefully you'll be back for a nice quiet stay in the future. Thanks again for being our guest! Danielle Inn Manager More 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend! The staff is friendly and accommodating, willing to go the extra mile to make your stay spectacular! We ate dinner at the restaurant our first night and it was delicious - BYOB, great service, good ambience. My boyfriend and I were looking for a quiet, restful and romantic couple of days on the beach and found it at... More 

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Smatesgirl0124, Thank you for such a wonderful review! We pride ourselves on how accommodating our staff is here at PSI and it's nice to hear that our guests notice the effort we make. It sounds like you had an all around great time here with us and we're so glad you did. Please come visit in the future. We'd... More 

York, Pennsylvania
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really wanted to love this in. My husband and I stayed at the Inn during a weekend August. We stayed in room 7 on the third floor. The room was nice. It had great sheets, the bed was average. Bathroom was tiny. Small dormer window to see ocean. Not a spectacular view. If recommend the second floor rooms. One... More 

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Queenie76, Thank you so much for your review. I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy room 7. We do advertise our rooms as "dormerred" and try to explain that to every guest that books one of those rooms. I don't believe that you had told anyone while you were here that your A/C wasn't working properly. We would have been... More 

Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Wonderful place to stay! Exceptional amenities, beach chairs an umbrellas provided, a box beach lunch is offered, turn down service every night, we felt like royalty when we stay here!!!. The views on the porch of the ocean are amazing, the breakfast that is included is perfect, endless amenities

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Hi Susan, Thank you for your stellar review. It was a joy having you and your guest stay with us. If you felt like royalty, then we know we've done our jobs. We aim to make each and every guest have as great of a time as you did. The lunch baskets are a new item that we began offering... More 

Atlantic City
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We dined at the Peter Shields Inn and celebrated a birthday. Everything was wonderful. The food, service and ambience contributed to a memorable experience. It is one of the best, if not the best dining option in Cape May. You will be greeted by Sara who will lead you to a beautiful table. Candles will be lit and your beverage... More 

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Pikesville, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Having stayed at a B & B from the Select Registry previously, we were excited about our visit to The Peter Shields Inn. However, we were greatly disappointed. We booked Room 6, billed as an ocean view room with a jacuzzi tub. What we found was an ocean view room, which had a very small window that was too high... More 

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Thank Lauren626
Management response:

Hi Lauren, First I want to say thank you for your review. It is guests like you, who supply us with the kind of feedback that helps us grow as a business and a team. I am very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay in Room Six. We do in fact advertise the room as having... More 

Princeton, New Jersey
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224 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We went here the last week in June and ate on the porch. It was a cooler night, but beautiful. Sitting on the porch was a great decision. The service was great, and it was a BYOB! There was live piano music throughout our meal. We started with the arugula salad with grilled peaches, goat cheese, pecans and prosciutto and... More 

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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We used a bed and breakfast gift certificate and had a nice stay. We stayed two nights and I felt like that was long enough. The service here was wonderful. The Inn is right across the street from the beach. They have a lovely porch with rocking chairs. They also had complimentary wine and cheese and bread at 4:30 each... More 

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FinsCapeMay, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Judy, Thank you so much for your review. We enjoyed having you and your husband as guests here at PSI. I'm very sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your breakfast. We take pride in everything we serve here and it is unacceptable to give our guests nothing but the best. We will be taking your advice into consideration and... More 

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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, food and service. Lovely bring your own wines. You can go pretty casual but don't. It's a place that you'd expect to see folks a bit dressed up for dinner. Obnoxious couple arrived in shorts and t-shirts loudly telling the hostess that "we're from the Delaware Beaches, it's summer and we're dressed appropriately" Yikes. Luckily they left and... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peter Shields Inn is Cape May's most romantic bed and breakfast. Enjoy the beautiful Cape May ocean views from our porch. Experience the luxurious, high-ceilinged rooms and five-star gourmet meals in our Zagat-rated restaurant. Sumptuous, leisurely breakfasts are included with your stay as well as leisurely afternoon "wine and cheese." Additional amenities include his-and-her bicycles, beach chairs and umbrellas, plush bedding and nightly turndown, and five-star concierge services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Peter Shields Inn

Address: 1301 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-2726
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $112 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Peter Shields Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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