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Garland, UT
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25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This property sits on the main road. We were on the 3rd floor, no elevator. it is described as ocean front, and you can see the ocean, but a parking lot and road are what you really overlook. I was hoping to be able to hear the ocean at night and tried to open the window, but it was sealed.... More 

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This room cost over $200 for one night, so in my mind I believed it would be decent/good at least. Well, you certainly shouldn't have to fight off roached in the bed and in the kitchen. There are holes around your beds where they can easily come in from, the bedding didn't smell like it was washed so the roaches... More 

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Detroit, MI
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37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Facility is very nice and a great value. Rooms are clean, although not necessarily what one would call modern. The bathrooms are a bit a small and some of the fixtures could stand to be replaced, but for a beach town this is a good place to stay. The Rusty Nail is a very quaint place with a casual feel,... More 

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Forked River, New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Want to thank Charlie Gaudio (general manager) for a job well done with his friendly, courteous and excellent staff. This was my wife and my second weekend long stay at the shack this year. We were greeted with open arms and check in was seamless! They remembered that I had bad knees and without hesitation put us on the first... More 

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Whiting, New Jersey
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70 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Was just able to have a one night getaway with hubby. This was the best. Did not have to leave the property. Beach across the hotel & beach service available. Very nice clean room. Heated swimming pool. Fantastic ocean view. The best was the restaurant...Rusty Nail. Great live music, fire pit, sandy beach 😊The food fantastic. Waitstaff the best! Thank... More 

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay at the Beach Shack. Very laid back, friendly. Our room was very nice and clean. Loved the beach service. No need to bring umbrella or chairs. Attendant was friendly and helpful Definitely would stay there again.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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40 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We arrived at the Beach Shack early on Friday morning. We were able to leave our car in the parking lot, use the restaurant, bathrooms, and the beach before we checked in at 4:00 pm, essentially giving us extra time. They were so accommodating! The beach is directly across the street, a very short walk. The Rusty Nail was a... More 

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Thank lbaileyart
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

I went there with my husband and my dog. And we really enjoyed our stay. The rooms were very clean, the staffs were very nice. We had the paw up package and it included a dog bed, a food and water bowl, a special treat ( which my dog loved), a Frisbee and a dog leash. Plus $20.00 to eat... More 

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Skippack, PA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We enjoyed our stay, and they were very helpful at the front desk. We didn't like our assigned room due to the view, and they moved us to another room. That said, you can ignore any review done in 2016 since they are renovating the place starting in October. I wouldn't get a lower room being the Rusty Nail restaurant,... More 

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West Haven, Connecticut
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

They have it all, the rooms, pool, restaurant, outdoor bar, everything all in one place. They also had entertainment, singers, a band one night! The beach was great, with chairs, umbrella's! Had a wonderful, restful vacation !

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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: $135 - $811 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Beach Shack 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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Beach Shack Hotel Cape May
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#18 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“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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