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Beach Shack

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“rusty nail”(193 reviews)
“fire pit”(76 reviews)
“beach service”(49 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
The Beach Shack is a fresh, new, fun alternative for beachfront vacations. You will feel comfortable wearing your flip flops all day long.
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Location and contact
205 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-5383
65.1 km to Atlantic City Intl Airport
26 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
2.7 km from Cape May Lighthouse
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All reviewsrusty nailfire pitbeach serviceacross the streetbunk bedsmini fridge and microwavepool was heatedlounge chairslocation is greatflights of stairspark the carfirst floorsmall kitchenettecan't wait to go backlong weekendrooms were very cleanrestaurants and shops
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent rooms - clean, comfortable, easy beach access. Been returning back to the Beach Shack for years. One of the best locations in Cape May. just away from the center of the city to be quiet, but close enough to walk to everything. The Rusty...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our stay at Beach Shack. If you're someone who likes a more casual atmosphere in Cape May, this is a great place to stay. We chose it because of the good beach access (including chairs & umbrellas) and the price was right, and...More

1  Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With three teenagers it's often tough to find a place to stay. The bunk house rooms were great. Built in bunk beds and a sleeper sofa, everyone was comfortable and slept like rocks. The AC was a little noisy when it kicked on, but not...More

1  Thank Amd40
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here with my family, including a toddler and two kids. Everything was super kid friendly - a pretty no frills place. The rooms aren't super big, but newly renovated and very clean. Perfect for a small family as a place to sleep after...More

1  Thank Allison M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Pet friendly, which was the only reason we chose the BeachShack. Other than that there is no reason to stay here. Internet was so bad, Flintstones slow! The bar food was just below average except for the price which was above average. Our room was...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 140 - USD 585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
USD 140 - USD 585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (154)
Room & Suite (46)
Pool & Beach (28)
Dining (7)
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Amanda M
11 October 2017|
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Response from m_schmidt42 | Reviewed this property |
No breakfast. We didn’t have a kitchenette in our room. They have a restaurant there that we got a free kids meal coupon for but, we there are much better places to eat in town
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Jeff K
12 July 2017|
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Response from katec60 | Reviewed this property |
I would say, its probably due to the fact that they did a huge renovation on the property, and of course they need to keep competitive to all the other properties in Cape May, especially since they are "beach front"
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Hawaiianskirt
4 June 2017|
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Response from GCruiser | Reviewed this property |
This was our first time visiting this hotel. However the bathroom appeared to be updated with new vanity and sink. The floor tile was updated. I did not care for the lower, smaller toilet. They installed a glass panel half... More
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"Pet friendly rooms are tiled floors, Second and third floors have ocean views. some rooms have bunk beds"
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"The restaurant below plays music until 10 PM. If you have young kids you might want to request the rooms near..."
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"need to book through hotel to bring a dog!"
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"No elevator. All rooms face front and back."
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