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Reviewed 2 September 2014

I traveled here with my family on May of 2014 and we had one of our best vacations ever! We stayed in a "family efficiency" which was great for our family of four. We were able to eat breakfast in the room and the adults got the bedroom and the kids shared the fold-out couch. The room was very clean...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 August 2014

I normally don't like to review, but i also don't like to feel annoyed while on vacation. I had been anxious to stay here as we frequent the restaurant a lot when visiting. Upon arriving we were placed in a room with no sunlight, at the top of the stairs, in front of the ice machine..oh hell no! Not for...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I'm so happy I found the Beach Shack! I've never vacationed on the Jersey Shore but my family (me, my husband and 9 year old son) were need of a sunshiny, relaxing time and we were not going to find that out in the Hamptons so we took a chance and booked the Beach Shack. I'm so glad we did!!!...

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Reviewed 24 August 2014

The hotel is average. Nothing special. It is across the street from the beach and is reasonable priced for Cape May. The rooms are nothing fancy. Housekeeping prepares the room well for new arrivals, however the daily housekeeping is below average. They didn't refill the empty tissue box until asked, they didn't replace the paper towels until asked, the sheets...

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2Thank Lisasark
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 August 2014

The Beach Shack was just okay. I was told there were no Handicapped parking places and the rooms/grounds are not handicapped accessible. I thought all motels had to have some handicapped parking places. The WiFi only worked in the restaurant or at the pool but not in the rooms.The decor is dated and needs some updating. For the price, it...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Spent last weekend in Cape May and just loved it. The beach was beautiful and spending time at the Beach Shack was a very friendly family oriented experience! They even have dog friendly rooms. The staff were all very professional, positive, and helpful. Had several delicious meals at the Rusty Nail as well. The service was excellent and I enjoyed...

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1Thank Tinman82
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 18 August 2014

If it weren't for the beach chairs/umbrellas and the helpful and courteous staff I would give zero stars. We loved the idea of taking our family vacation in Cape May at a family friendly resort. Unfortunately the Beach Shack was not at all what we had hoped for. We stayed from Saturday 8/9 until Wed 8/13 for around $400 per...

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1Thank Renee V
Belmar, New Jersey
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

Other than the location, which is prime, that's where it ended for us. Service at the restaurant was awful!! Slow, slow and slow! No phones in the room to order room service and their wifi wouldn't let us on so there was no cell phone service! They told me to leave the restaurant at 10pm because I had a 3...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Just returned from an excellent vacation in Cape May but the Beach Shack was very underwhelming for the price they charge.I stayed in Room 320 which was recommended by one of the reviews and I would not recommend this room.The 3rd floor is fantastic as far as the ocean views but my view was obstructed by the roof of the...

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wilmington, DE
Reviewed 12 August 2014

We did not have a great stay at the Beach Shack. While this property is part of the Cape Resorts properties (Congress Hall, Star Inn, etc.), it has had a slipshod renovation at best and was not worth the $500+ per night price. We started by checking into our "family suite" which turned out to be merely a hotel room...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Beach Shack is a fresh, new, fun alternative for beachfront vacations. You will feel comfortable wearing your flip flops all day long. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beach Shack

Address: 205 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: RM618 - RM1,466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Beach Shack 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Beach Shack Hotel Cape May
Hotel Style:
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
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“North side of hotel facing the ocean. Second and third floor great view!”
 of 5 bubbles T2827BBmarkr, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the third floor have a fabulous beach view.”
 of 5 bubbles lbaileyart, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Upper room not behind the restaurant Room 310, 309 and 308 are good choices”
 of 5 bubbles john9572, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed downstairs next to the pool, which was nice during the day while the kids played at the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles 810jacquelinek, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Third floor good views”
 of 5 bubbles Elratongmickey, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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