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The Virginia Hotel

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Cape May, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Virginia hotel in the Red cottage in CapeMay, during June and had a very nice time. The hotel room we had was beautiful everything was at our disposal. The staff was very friendly. We would definitely stay there again durning our next visit to Cape May.

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're looking for a "Boutique" style hotel that is perfectly situated near the ocean, shopping, and restaurants - then this is it. My husband and I decided on a last minute trip to Cape May to celebrate the completion of my training as a plastic surgeon. Fortunately for us, The Virginia Hotel had a last minute cancellation, and we... More 

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new jersey
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This weekend we were celebrating our 38th Anniversary. We had plan on dinner at a local restaurant because I had to have a medical procedure on Friday and was not sure how I would be feeling. On Saturday afternoon, having gotten good medical news, and a sunny and warm Spring weekend at the Jersey shore forecasted, we decided to do... More 

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JordanRowan, General Manager at The Virginia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear love2travel, Thank you so much for the positive review! I'm so glad to see that you were able to join us for a quick getaway, and that the accommodations were enjoyable on your post-procedure trip. I'm sorry to see that you weren't able to secure reservations with us at the Ebbitt Room--next time, please don't hesitate to reach out... More 

new jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights 6/13 & 6/14 in room 203, on the second floor. The room, with expanded shower area, was very comfortable and quiet. My wife and I enjoyed the room decor so much that we opted to have our comp. breakfasts there. The entire staff at The Virginia was wonderful. They made us feel welcome and were always... More 

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JordanRowan, General Manager at The Virginia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear beetleNewJersey, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! I'm so happy to see that you had such a pleasant experience at our hotel, and had an opportunity to take advantage of our valet parking, pool and beach service and other amenities. Most of all, I'm thrilled to see that the staff was welcoming and attentive throughout... More 

Paradise Valley, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gem in every way possible - location, facilities, service, cleanliness. We were lucky to get a last minute reservation at the Virginia last week. The room on the 3rd level was very quiet. Valet parking works perfect in this little town - you never need your vehicle again. The location is perfect - couple of minutes to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for an overnight stay during the holiday season. The Virginia Hotel is one of the most beautiful places to be during the season. The restaurant is perfection. A great way to relax during the craziness of the season. If you are expecting activity in Cape May during this time, you will be disappointed. It is very much... More 

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Leesburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I stayed two nights and absolutely loved the charming hotel and it's very accommodating and wonderful staff. The location, food and the room exceeded my expectations. We loved the beach tent rental too! We were so sad to leave, but will definitely return.

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JordanRowan, General Manager at The Virginia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear victoriap888, Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience--it was a pleasure meeting you and your daughter, and I'm thrilled to see that you enjoyed your stay. I certainly hope to see you here again soon! Very Best, Jordan Rowan General Manager More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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114 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have stayed here many times when we want to get away and just relax. A short walk to the beach is a plus for this hotel. They have s wonderful breakfast that you can have on the porch and have a relaxing meal. At night, the Ebbitt is a great restaurant to have a great dinner... More 

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Lovely hotel. Victorian charm ,but with updated amenities. Best part sitting on the expansive front porch with coctail in hand and watching passersby and scenery. Other plus was dining in house in one of the best restaurants in Cape May, the Ebbitt Room.Service superior and courteous. Only drawback---we were on the third floor and no elevator. Would be hard for... More 

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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The Virginia is a small boutique hotel,or a large bed and breakfast. We had a king room on the second floor with a porch facing a building.The room was very nice with a large bathroom. A breakfast tray is complimentry and delivered to room. Enjoyed having breakfast on our porch. The hotel has a huge front porch. The hotel provides... More 

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JordanRowan, General Manager at The Virginia Hotel, responded to this review

Hi buddyPhila, Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience. I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed our pool & beach amenities and complimentary valet parking. The continental breakfast has always been a favorite feature of mine as well--especially when the weather permits enjoying breakfast on our comfortable front porch overlooking historic Jackson Street. Thank you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Virginia offers 24 intimate rooms in an impeccably restored 1879 landmark building and is the foremost luxury hotel in Cape May, NJ. Nestled on Jackson Street in the heart of the famed historic district of Cape May New Jersey, the Virginia Hotel offers its guests a flawless integration of service and style, with a timeless glamor. The hotel does not accept children. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Virginia Hotel

Address: 25 Jackson Street, Cape May, NJ 08204
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $217 - $556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Virginia Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Virginia Hotel Cape May
Virginia Cape May
The Virginia Cape May
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
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