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The Chalfonte Hotel

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed June 1-3, left a day early too noisy to get any sleep. On Saturday came back at 11pm, bikes (about 35 or more) all over the place blocking entrances to our building. This was a young noisy group on porch across from room. Left...More

Thank Susan C
Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The Chalfonte HotelResponded 4 days ago

Hi Susan C. We are disappointed to learn you did not enjoy your stay. The bikes on the lawn were a local group doing a bike bar crawl throughout Cape May. it was not a hotel sanctioned event. We hope you were able to address...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Chalfonte is a beautiful old historic hotel. Nice accommodations. Friendly and helpful staff. Close to the beach. Easy walk to everywhere including the beach. Definitely will stay again. Recommend.

Thank dcschilling
Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The Chalfonte HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dcshiling- Thank you for your kind words & positive review! We will be sure to share your feedback with our staff! We look forward to having you stay as a guest again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked for two nights in superior queen room in October 2017 for a romantic getaway thinking it was a charming old fashioned hotel. The reception was efficient and nice and during our stay they maintained their friendly approach. But unfortunately they have a lot going...More

Thank Nessou1
Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The Chalfonte HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Nessou1, Thank you for your in-depth review months after your stay. We hope you were able to address your concerns with the staff or management who would have been happy to assist with your concerns. The hotel is a nationally recognized historical landmark & the...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Chalfonte is closed for the winter (it closes in October) but I was able to stay at the Southern Quarters for the night when I had to leave my other hotel. It was not the fanciest stay but it was still nice and for...More

1  Thank Justin W
Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The Chalfonte HotelResponded 12 March 2018

Hi Justin! Thank you for your kind words. We will be sure to share your review with the owners. We are looking forward to having you as our guest in the future.

Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is the oldest Victorian building in Cape May, and old rambling place with a lovely wrap around porch and plenty of rockers and chairs to enjoy the slow pace and sea air. No view of the ocean, but it's only a block or so...More

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Response from Chalfonte, Front Office Manager at The Chalfonte HotelResponded 12 March 2018

Quality Lovers, Thank you for your in-depth review of your stay. We hope you enjoyed the family wedding! The Chalfonte is the oldest continuously operating hotel in Cape May. We strive to maintain the property while preserving its historical charm. We understand the quirks &...More

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US$109 - US$329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#20 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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dcschilling
25 April 2018|
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Response from Justin W | Reviewed this property |
The parking is free on the street. I stayed there in December when there was plenty of parking. It will all change when the town is in season. In the summer months, it can get really busy in Cape May. Remember to eat at... More
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Hello, The Chalfonte Hotel has no control over what is published. I don't believe any businesses have control over what is published as this would defeat the entire purpose of TripAdvisor and guest feedback.
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"If you want a peaceful sleep do not go here"
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"I had the top room and it was small but nice. No Elevator"
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"Corner room and not on the third floor if it's the hot summer"
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"We choice the cheapest room with a shared bath and love it!"
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