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Congress Hall

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Aberdeen, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a weekend get away me and the husband. Room was clean the whole place was super clean great views you can pick one of many chairs to sit and watch the waves or just listen and relax. We sat in the sitting area and listen to the music coming from the brown room. Close to all the...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Congress Hall is our absolute favourite place to stay in Cape May. The imposing grand hotel always impresses.The rooms are very clean and well appointed. The two little sitting nooks in our room were a cozy place to sit with a cup of tea and look out onto the crashing waves on the beach. In fact, there are many such...

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1Thank Roma Z
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My brother and I stayed at Congress Hall over Easter weekend of 2017, and it was a delightful trip. I'm 31, brother is 27. We were also traveling with my parents and my grandmother who stayed at the Sandpiper just down the road (another property managed by the always-excellent Cape Resorts team). The staff at Congress Hall always go out...

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1Thank PNorquist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ran the Ocean Drive Marathon in late March 2017 and my wife and I stayed at Congress Hall. It was a fabulous experience. So much so that we decided to book a return trip in late April so that we could search for a summer rental property for our family. We’ve always loved Cape May and have stayed on...

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1Thank Scott M
New Jersey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

the service from the girl at the front desk, to the valet parker was awesome every one was friendly and very helpful the pool was nice and the availability of the beach was great. and it is a quick walk to the center of town

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1Thank Specora99
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to take a trip to Cape May for the weekend and got a great deal the weekend before Easter. The rooms are stunning. The staff is absolutely top notch. And the grounds are super relaxing and nice. Added bonus, the best restaurant, spa, and bar are in the hotel! Would recommend staying here to anyone...

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1Thank Jimmy H
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Cape May in April 2017 and chose Congress Hall based on its location and history. Cape May is a charming charming victorian beach town with a lot of things to do for the entire family. Wildwood Boardwalk is only a few miles over, adding to amazing number of activities for family fun. Cape May beach has spectacular white...

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3Thank rachel_aswin
Point Pleasant, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I attended the Easter Brunch this year and received complimentary dinner because of a mistake that was made at the 4th of July lobster bake and this was a wonderful surprise. The fact that they remembered and acknowledged their mistake and made good on it was amazing. The decorations, piano music, wait staff and food was amazing. I would definitely...

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1Thank missyi56
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Let me start by saying I have stayed here several times, and have also stayed at the Virginia and Southern Mansion. We chose to come for a weekend getaway and got lucky that it happened to be Jazz Fest as well! The hotel is certainly quite lovely with a lot of character, and you can't beat the location or view...

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1Thank kefoxy1
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stayed at Congress Hall for the first time this past Easter weekend. What an experience. We've stayed in Ritz Carlton's, where the service is expected to be impeccable, and I'd easily rank Congress Hall on par with the same type of service. The rooms were clean and updated with furnishings/fixtures/amenities, but the antiquity and warmth of the hotel still...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Blue Pig Tavern
Blue Pig Tavern
Cuisines: American, Bar
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Congress Hall in Cape May is America's First and Oldest Seaside Resort Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Congress Hall

Address: 200 Congress Place, Cape May, NJ 08204-5306
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $257 - $655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Congress Hall 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Congress Hall Cape May
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cape May
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
#11 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
#12 Family Hotel in Cape May
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“Ask for an Ocean View room!”
meganl495, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“don't use groupon to stay here”
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JustaPhillyGirl, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Best views - ocean views. However, our town view room was very nice as well.”
L5580IPdianed, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Get ocean view on third or fourth floor overlooking lawn, quiet and have lovely views”
romaz_13, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We go "economy" and the lower priced rooms are fabulous.”
scottmH6571YY, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
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