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Periwinkle Inn

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#21 of 37 Hotels in Cape May
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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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New York, New York, United States
Reviewed July 13, 2016

This hotel turned out to be better than expected! First of all, I was afraid of finding that this was just another motel on the beach, but actually the Periwinkle was better than that (and if I have to be honest, you can read that I stayed at the Victorian Motel a few years ago, which is the number 1...

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PeriwinkleInnHotel, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our business online. While we know your time is very precious we appreciate guests just like you to let us know exactly how you're feeling. We are so glad to hear that your vacation in Cape May was wonderful and that you loved our place we look forward to seeing...

Reviewed July 10, 2016

This establishment is adorable! Rooms are fresh, easy and super tidy with a sweet modern touch. The pool is crystal clean and the grounds meticulously manicured. Location is directly across from the beach entrance close enough to where the cafes and shops begin yet far enough to enjoy the neighborhood feel. The office area was bright and welcoming as was...

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PeriwinkleInnHotel, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for listing all of your thoughts on our business online. We know it takes time to do things like this and we want you to know that we really appreciate it. Guests like you are wonderful and want all to know that we so appreciate all that you say and take everything literally to heart....

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We stayed our first time at the Periwinkle the last week of September for two nights last year. Aside from it not having laundry facilities, it was perfect! Just a beautiful place! Because of the off peak rates, we got to take advantage of staying in the E-4 suite which is amazing!! Downstairs right off the back door is ground...

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PeriwinkleInnHotel, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time out of ones busy day to write a review on our property. We do strive to have everything one needs when on vacation. We are sorry to hear of disappointments in guests feelings towards policy changes. We do try to please as many guests as possible. We do hope you visit Cape May again...

Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

I enjoy the Victorian inns, but sometimes you just want modern comfort and the periwinkle delivers modern comfort in a neatly laid out campus, great pool on site, clean and well appointed rooms, and friendly professional staff. I loved the more modern aesthetic and appreciated how clean our room was every day. I also saw the maids cleaning a nearby...

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PeriwinkleInnHotel, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time in posting a review on our property. I am so sorry for my delay in responding! We try very hard to keep our hotel in tip top shape and are glad to read that our efforts are not unnoticed! We look forward to serving you again in the near future! Sincerely, Periwinkle...

Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

From beginning to end our stay at the Periwinkle Inn was second to none. From the moment we got there I was impressed by the warm greeting of the owners Jennifer and Claudia. We quickly got our room key and our son was even given food to feed the fish in the pond. Our room was impeccably clean, with fully...

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PeriwinkleManager, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for writing a review of the Periwinkle Inn! Ones time is very valuable and the Periwinkle Inn appreciates each and every review that is posted. The Periwinkle Inn takes all suggestions very seriously. We hope everyone chooses the Periwinkle Inn again to vacation in the near future!

New England
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Yes, the Inn is across the street from the beach and the ocean. in Mid May you can get on the beach for free and walk for miles. Not every dining establishment is open, but what we found we liked and will always come back. The facility does not offer meals, but there is a very good restaurant right next...

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PeriwinkleManager, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for reviewing the Periwinkle Inn, hearing what our guests think is very important and very valuable! Hope every guest returns, and enjoys another vacation at the Periwinkle Inn in Cape May, NJ!

Aitkin, Minnesota
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Where can you go on the Jersey Shore where you enjoy a luxurious room only steps from a spectacular beach! Loved it! The staff is friendly and helpful, the rooms are comfortable with balconies, the pool is lovely ... what more can I say!

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PeriwinkleManager, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thanking you so much for taking the time to write a review of the Periwinkle Inn! I am so pleased to hear that a guest is raving about it! Comments such as this are so valuable! So great to hear that one has enjoyed themselves at our Periwinkle Inn!

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

I would say overall this place is overpriced for what it is. The room was clean and had the basics and the cleaning staff did a nice job. However, you can hear every little thing from outside and especially another hotel room above or adjacent. For our last night staying there, I believe there were probably 5 rooms booked. It...

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PeriwinkleManager, Owner at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property. It did take a little bit for me to reply because I was waiting to hear back from my engineer regarding the walls issue. I needed to double check with him to confirm that our place is built on concrete blocks. I am so sorry you heard noises,...

NJ
Reviewed May 23, 2016

We loved our stay here, even though it rained all weekend. We had an updated large room with a fridge and microwave. Our balcony had a view of the ocean (from the side) and was also nice and large. The grounds were kept very nice. There is no restaurant or bar at the hotel but there are others withing walking...

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PeriwinkleManager, General Manager at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property. We take all feedback and try to learn from our customers opinions. We certainly are pleased that your stay was comfortable and enjoyable! We look forward to seeing you again in the new future. Sincerely, Periwinkle Inn Staff

Morris County, New Jersey
Reviewed May 1, 2016

Given the non-refundable policy, I tried to contact them on Sunday at 10AM. I was told by a voicemail that they only take calls 9-3 M - Th, or something like that. I am teacher and I teach those hours, so this place is not for us. It looked nice, but the lack of availability precludes me from booking anything...

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PeriwinkleManager, Manager at Periwinkle Inn, responded to this review

Hello thank you for thinking of staying at our hotel. We opened for the season on Mother's Day Weekend, and the voicemail that you heard was during our closed period and those hours were just times that our reservationists were available by phone. You may book with us 24 hours a day 365 days a year at periwinkleinn.com as far...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As Cape May Hotels go the Periwinkle Inn is top of the line! Cape May, NJ is Americas very first seashore resort, and it is the home of the oceanfront Periwinkle Inn Hotel. Cape May is located at mile zero on the Garden State Parkway. The Periwinkle Inn is located on famous Beach Avenue, with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and steps from the white sands of Cape May Beach! All boutique-like rooms offer modern amenities including flat screen TV's, free wi-fi, microwaves, refrigerators and ocean views with private balconies or patios. We have 7 different styles of rooms including 2 room suites. Our Five star outdoor pool is heated and includes free pool/beach towels. We offer new chic designs while giving our guests an unmatched level of service. We care and we do everything to service our guests and provide wonderful vacation memories. Our hotel attracts travelers from all over the world. The Periwinkle Inn has a distinctive waterfront location, and is right where the Cape May promenade starts. We are located in the heart of Cape May City around many restaurants, sightseeing and everything else Cape May's got to offer. With a large heated pool, shuffleboard court, sandbox, BBQ grills surrounded by flowering gardens, we provide an ideal location for your Cape May family vacation. Stay with us, you will call it your home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Periwinkle Inn

Address: 1039 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-1613
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $189 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Periwinkle Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Periwinkle Hotel Cape May
Periwinkle Motel Cape May
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Cape May
#14 Family Hotel in Cape May
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Ask for a room on the second or third level facing the ocean.”
christinegT9278JL, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for the rooms that have a view of the ocean and the sunrise. One the ground, it's easy access to the pool and lawn area.”
JPLRML, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“If want a direct ocean view choose M3 style rooms”
jsbusybee, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“We had a pool view, but you could actually see the Ocean from our living room. Don't worry so much about paying for a view.”
roba876, Aug 31, 2016 | Read review
“any room is excellent”
931heathery, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
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