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Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed June 20, 2015

For location, wonderful breakfast, and extra treats like fresh baked cookies & brownies every night, there's no place like Serendipity Inn. The frige is always full of soft drinks, and there is always coffee & water for tea or hot chocolate. One block from the beach & boardwalk and no shortage of restaurants within walking distance. Comfy chairs on the...

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karenm681, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Always enjoy having you and Ron visit here! Your chair on the porch is waiting for you!

Downingtown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed May 1, 2015

Be warned, Karen seems like things only go one way, her way! You should consider The Scarborough Inn 720 Ocean Avenue, Ocean City, NJ 08226. A little background on me wanting to stay at this B&B. I have done the MS 150 for many years. For those of you that don't know the MS 150 raises millions of dollars for...

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Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Tom. I am sorry you felt my processes too strict. When you called the afternoon of your arrival to tell me your companion's plane would not be arriving until 11:30 pm I was taken aback. Since the airport is about 1 1/2 hours from Serendipity I knew your arrival would probably not be until 1:30 am. Expedia clearly lists checkin...

Burlington, New Jersey
Reviewed February 26, 2015

This was our very first trip to ocean city nj and our first experience with a bed and breakfast. It was absolutely wonderful, the home was beautiful and cozy, our room was great. Comfortable bath robes and slippers and nice and comfortable bed. Breakfasts were delicious! Coffee any time was wonderful, we are avid coffee lovers. Karen made our visit...

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Sebring, Florida, United States
Reviewed November 30, 2014

The hostess is friendly and accomadating to your needs. Quiet and enjoyable in a busy vacation spot. Warm comforable rooms want you to stay in all day . Nice and cosy common room with fireplace and plenty of reading material. Complimentry snacks and coffee available all day long. Of course it is convienent to the beach-board walk and plenty of...

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Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Craig So glad you and Jackie enjoyed your stay. You were great guests! I enjoyed talking with you. Hope to see you soon! Karen

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed June 25, 2014

We booked a last-minute trip to Ocean City for just one night when we were visiting family in Philadelphia. Karen was so easy to book with and it was not an issue at all being only a few days before our arrival. The location was ideal- less than a block away from the boardwalk on 9th Street- right by Shrivers....

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Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm so glad you had a wonderful stay! Ocean City is a great place and so many people have memories of coming here as a child. Thank you for letting me and Serendipity B&B be part of your homecoming! I hope to see you on your next visit to Ocean City! Karen

Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed February 16, 2014

Serendipity B & B is still at the top of my list of favorite B & B's. The warm & friendly atmosphere says Welcome Home as soon as you walk in the door. Karen always has goodies put out in the dining room, and there is always tea, coffee, & soft drinks available all through the day. Each room is...

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Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Nancy It is always a pleasure having you and Ron visit! Hope to see you many times this year! Karen

Philadelphia
Reviewed September 14, 2013

My husband and I spend a weekend here again in 2013, and it was excellent, as always. We stayed in the "Graciously Green" room which has a large bathroom - it's our favorite. The breakfast was wonderful as always!

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Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I were there twice. 5 star all around. Karen always went the extra mile to make us feel at home. Her breakfasts? She should audition for " The Next Iron Chef". Room? Above and beyond the call to duty! Great hospitality!!

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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed July 26, 2013

Serendipity is such a CUTE place. The rooms are lovely and homey. Bathrooms have plenty of space, bright, and all necessities. But, the breakfast is to die for. The stuffed French toast is the best I have EVER tasted. It is your own little heaven of a meal. We go back as often as we can. I would advise it...

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Brooklyn
Reviewed July 26, 2013

We had a very nice stay. All the staff was super friendly and helpful with our baby. We had a small "apartment" style room which was perfect, except for the super duper tiny bathroom. Definitely would want a larger bathroom next time, but this was the only real problem. Also, there was a very loud party until about 3am outside...

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Karen718, Owner at Serendipity Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

While I would love to take credit for the lovely comments that were made, you did not stay at Serendipity! I do not have any apartments and since my rooms only accommodate 2 people, there were no babies here! I do not have a large parking lot - I lease parking across the street. I am close to the beach...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
5 bedroom B&B located 1/2 block from beach and boardwalk! Includes full breakfast, beach tags and parking. Special diets - vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, lactose-intolerant - accommodated with prior notice. Walk to restaurants, shopping. All rooms have flat screen TV with DVD. DVD library available. Complimentary hot/cold beverages and snacks available all day and night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serendipity Bed and Breakfast

Address: 712 E 9th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3554
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Price Range: $117 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Serendipity Bed and Breakfast 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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