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Reviewed 8 September 2014

I know the description said you have to take two steps down to the Terrace suite, but I didn't expect that I will be staying in the basement of a house. Not to mention all my family members are between 6 feet to 6.5 feet tall. The ceiling was so low that we all had to keep putting our heads...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 August 2014

We stayed in the Rose suite with 4 adults, and a 2 year old, so read this review if you are thinking about staying in the Puffin with kids. Yay!: Great location. So, so close to beach, so close to Washington mall. Front Porch. The perfect place to sit in the evenings. The unit was clean upon arrival, and well...

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1Thank robinlashersterling
Westmont, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 May 2014

My wife and another couple stayed here for the weekend so we could attend a wedding at Congress Hall. The place was cleanly and beautiful. The location was a block from the beach and a block from shopping and dinning, it was unbelievable! Bev was also a great host, keeping us up to date during the whole process. We're definitely...

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Thank Michael P
Upper Black Eddy, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Spent a girls' getaway weekend in the Rose Suite with my 3 best friends this past weekend (10/11-13) and we had a blast. The suite was so adorable and suited us perfectly and the location could not have been better with shopping and restaurants a block away or even as close as just across the street! The downstairs neighbors were...

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Thank Mari-Jayne K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 June 2013

We stayed for the week of June 22. The suite was everything advertised. Very nice touches and all the charm of Victorian Cape May. The location was fantastic. Right across from the Virginia Hotel and Mad Batter. The houses on the street are all different and interesting. The porch of the Puffin was very welcoming and we spent our mornings...

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Thank VickieW1694
northeastern US
Reviewed 17 June 2013

This lovely suite is located directly across the street from the Virginia Hotel. This means it is incredibly convenient to the beach, the mall, bike rentals, and many restaurants and shops. The suite has two very nice bedrooms with comfortable beds and a living area containing a full, small kitchen. There is parking on-site but the spaces are tight so...

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1Thank traveledone
washington DC
Reviewed 13 June 2013

My dad, my brother, and I decided to take a weekend trip so we could do some family bonding. We chose Cape May and ended up having a wonderful time. The Rose Suite at the Puffin was great, perfect location within town and just a minute or two walking to the beach. The suite was fine for three adults -...

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Thank Nadia b
New York City, New York
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Last weekend was my second stay at the lovely Terrace Suite at the Puffin. The suite was roomy and clean, with a kitchen, two bedrooms, and one bathroom. I slept on the pull-out sofa bed in the living room, which was easily the most comfortable pull-out mattress I have ever slept on in my life! You can't beat the location,...

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Thank Theresa R
Wyoming, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Had a wonderful Mother's Day weekend at the Terrace Suite. The first floor was great for our two young granddaughters and the keyless code entry was very easy to use. NO KEYS! Loved it. Very clean suite with full kitchen and comfortable living room area with table and chairs. The 2 bedrooms were also comfortable (even mattresses) and we all...

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Thank Grammakaki
Staten Island, New York, United States
Reviewed 26 April 2013

We cannot say enough about how delightful our trip to Cape May was staying at the Puffin Suite, in the Atlantic Suite. Everything about how the rooms were designed was perfect for my family. The full-size kitchen was very convenient with small children, we were able to eat breakfast before we went out each day. The beds were soooo comfortable!...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Step back into the Victorian Period at "The Puffin”, one of Cape May's most historic and distinctive Victorian properties located in the heart of Cape May’s Historic District. “The Puffin” is centrally located on historic Jackson Street, just a half block from the beach and only a few steps from the Washington Mall's fine shops and restaurants of Cape May. The Puffin Victorian suites has a unique architectural Dutch Colonial design. Relax on our wraparound veranda while reading a book, surfing the internet or enjoying your favorite beverage. Enjoy the historic ambiance, watching horse drawn carriages and trolley cars as they pass down Jackson Street. Whether you plan your journey sight-seeing, escape to the beach, shop, bike or relax, the Puffin is the perfect location for an exciting Cape May adventure. We are child and family friendly. ... more   less 

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Address: 32 Jackson St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1465
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Number of rooms: 5
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“Consider the 25 steep steps before booking this room.”
 of 5 bubbles kkeglovitz, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“"Rose Suite" has views to all sides of the Victorian house.”
 of 5 bubbles brn09, 7 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The Rose Suite would be perfect for a variety of guests, i.e. a family with children, couples rooming together, girls' getaway - there is plenty of sleeping room and the pullout couch is SO comfortable!”
 of 5 bubbles marijaynek, 14 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Location is key if you want to enjoy all the treasures of this ocean side town!”
 of 5 bubbles JJG379, 3 Sep 2012 | Read review
“Rose Suite is on the second floor, so be prepared to climb a flight to get up to the back bedroom. I didn't see the other suites so I can't compare.”
 of 5 bubbles JDK1050, 28 May 2012 | Read review
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