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Avondale by the Sea

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect location across from the beach and within walking distance of everything. You don't need the car once you arrive unless you want to try out the wineries, the zoo which to our amazement was free or the lighthouse all well worth the time.

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Piscataway, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We just celebrated our 20th anniversary. We began going to Cape May for our first anniversary in 1997. My husband didn't like the idea of staying at a B&B. We had to find our information about hotels and it was before the computer age. I called the Chamber of Commerce and they sent me a book with all hotels and...

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Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Had a wonderful overnight at Avondale By The Sea in mid October. Room was clean and comfortable. The staff were lovely people. It has all of the key amenities, Cable TV, Wifi, and a continental breakfast. If you are visiting Cape May during the peak of the hawk migrations, this is the place to stay. Small complaint: the bathroom shower...

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Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Other Reviewers have quite rightly described the attractions of this delightful Hotel. Lovely spotlessly clean Rooms and advice on local amenities freely given by the friendly Owners. We were staying at the end of the Season - opens April and closes at the end of October - but even so the fact that the Hotel was full says everything about...

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Thank Henry M
Wharton, United States
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Our stay at the Avondale was very comfortable and affordable. The people working the front desk were kind and considerate and the gentleman checking us in even took the time to carry my wife's luggage to our room. Our room was clean, and had a wonderful view of the ocean. We have been going to Cape May for years and...

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Thank Brian B
Manahawkin, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Once again, my daughter and I spent our mother-daughter week end here. Not disappointed. In this price range this place gets 5 stars. Rooms are updated, clean and comfortable. Bathrooms are immaculate. Friendly staff. Continental breakfast is generous. Easy walk to most destinations .Located across from the beach. Sit in your rocking chair and enjoy the view. Most rooms have...

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Thank poohlbi
Upstate NY
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We've stayed here several times. The decor is bare bones but the beach front view, cleanliness of the rooms, and the friendly staff more than make up for this. The A/C is very noisy, though, and it would be nicer if quieter units were installed.

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New York
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Cape May is a beautiful place with a variation of hotels. We recently stayed Avondale and did not enjoy our experience. First off, we reserved a normal room and were surprised when we arrive to be charged an extra $40 for 2 small children. The location of the hotel is nice, right in front of the beach and walkable to...

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This was the 3rd time we stayed at this hotel. I originally chose it 3 years ago from reviews I read on Tripadvisor and found them to be extremely accurate. You can't beat this hotel for location and cleanliness. It is across the street from the beach and a short walk to shops and restaurants. The rooms are spotless which...

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1Thank Janet D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This review is hard for me. I loved the people who work at this place: extremely friendly and helpful. Thanks to them I would like to give it a better review than it deserves, but I can't. The hotel is very clean and across the street from the beach. These are the positives. But it is a cheap MOTEL in...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You’ll find all our rooms are immaculate and comfortable. We are proud that many of our guests return year after year. Our oceanfront location, friendly atmosphere, proximity to restaurants, shops and sites make Avondale by the Sea an outstanding choice for your stay in Cape May. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Avondale by the Sea

Address: 609 Beach Dr, Beach & Gurney St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1827
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $177 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Avondale by the Sea 2.5*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Avondale By The Sea Hotel Cape May
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Cape May
#12 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
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“Go for an upper floor as close to the front as you can get”
 of 5 bubbles E8602UYdans, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“King Size Suite is our favorite”
 of 5 bubbles TheresaB827, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are stair-phobic, choose a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles S8037UPfrankr, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All Rooms face the ocean. Definitely need to Book in advance. Only open April to October.”
 of 5 bubbles 482henrym, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some 2nd and 3rd floors have private balconies facing the beach”
 of 5 bubbles mommacat5, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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