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NJ
Reviewed 2 August 2009

This has been our third time visiting The Puffin. We have stayed in in the Main Suite which is now occupied by the Innkeepers Nancy and Michael Duvall. Our special location is the Atlantic Suite which feels like coming "home" to our private beach resort home. This is the first year we were warmly greeted by two of the most...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 24 July 2009

From the moment we arrived at The Puffin, Nancy & Mike were gracious. We were greeted with a welcoming smile. Mike showed us our accommodations (The Rose Suite) and let us know that we should treat the inn as our home. The Puffin is located 1/2 block from the beach and a 1/2 block from the walking mall. The Mad...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 20 July 2009

We stayed in the "Holly Suite" at The Cape May Puffin for a lovely week-long vacation. While the suite was small, (it states that it sleeps 4, but it would be VERY tight in my opinion) the ammenities that were upgraded were nice: i.e. new kitchenette with granite counters, staineless appliances including a dishwasher, new toilet and pedastal sink, hard-wood...

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NJ
Reviewed 6 July 2009

The Puffin is located in the very best location in the heart of Cape May, one block from the beach, shopping etc. It is along a tree lined street of Victorian Inns, with a shaded and charming large front porch perfect for lounging with morning coffee or for a pre-dinner cocktail. Mike and Nancy were friendly and hospitable without being...

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Palmyra
Reviewed 30 June 2009

We had a blast, very enjoyable and relaxing stay. Great location and awesome dinning in the area which you can walk too, we never drove our car the whole weekend. The Innkeepers Nancy & Michael Duvall are awesome, they were always available if needed and great to chat with. The afternoon pastries and tea made by Nancy are a great...

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Reviewed 3 June 2009

I visited the Puffin this Easter and had a great time. It is across the street from the Mad Batter which has Jazz every weekend. The porch at the Puffin provides a great view to watch the crowds going to the beach which is a 1/2 block away. They had a parking spot for me and beach tags if I...

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Cardiff
Reviewed 21 May 2009

We stayed here in early May with our little girl of 2 years. We had a very enjoyable couple of nights in Cape May building sand castles on the beautiful beach (5 minutes walk away), visiting the bird sanctuary and harbour and eating some great crab cakes and shrimp. The Atlantic Suite on the top floor was spacious, clean and...

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Brooklyn, NY
Reviewed 21 March 2009

My husband and I went for a last minute Valentines Day Weekend Trip. We saw the Puffin online and I took a chance becuase of the pictures online. When I called to Reserve, MIke, was very friendly, kind and not too pushy, and that was key for us! When we got there we were very happy, the room was very...

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new jersey
Reviewed 17 February 2009

We stayed at the Puffin this past weekend and were very happy. We are regular visitors to Cape May and would stay here again. The location on Jackson street is ideal and the inn was clean and very quaint. The innkeeper Mike was very helpful.

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New Jersey
Reviewed 22 October 2008

We stayed at the Puffin for a few days in September and it couldn't have been nicer. The Puffin is located on Jackson street within a block of the beach and within walking distance to everthing which in cape may is a big plus due to the parking issues! The room we stayed in was lovely, bright and airy and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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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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