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Brackenridge, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I have to say, Elan and Susan, the owners were very nice and helpful, especially with directions. We got a cold response with rudeness with a staff member VIOLET! Never in my life have I been treated so ignorantly! She acted as if we were a bother to her. My wife noticed how she was eyeing me up and down....

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leithhall, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

First, I want to thank you for your nice comments about the food, and I'm glad you enjoyed the ocean view from your room, and our great porch! I am so surprised by your comments about a member of our staff! Violet has worked for us for over 6 years, and we find her to be always generous and upbeat....

Frederick
Reviewed 8 March 2015

We went for our anniversary in November. The inn keepers were EXCELLENT! Love the details of the home. Even the housekeeper was quite friendly. My wife and I have always wanted to go to a B&B and this was our first experience. We stayed in the Celebrity room - on the top floor which was fun - small but so...

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Susan L, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

George, it's wonderful to know that we could help make your November anniversary in Cape May a special one. We're glad you and your wife enjoyed your stay through uncooperative weather, though you're right -- Cape May in the summer really is magical. The beach will be here waiting for you upon your return! We loved having you both and...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 January 2015

What a wonderful experience. This was our first time in a B&B in Cape May and it set the tone for what I hope was only my first stay at Leith Hall. As an antique and book lover, I was delighted with the authentic period decor Elan and Susan used to conjure a true Victorian atmosphere, to gorgeous effect. They...

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Susan L, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We love seeing that Leith Hall made your first B&B stay in Cape May an enjoyable one. It was our pleasure having you as guests while you soaked in the Victorian atmosphere and explored the town. Your kind words regarding the treats and afternoon tea have both of us smiling -- we hope you'll visit again in the future! Best,...

New Windsor, New York, United States
Reviewed 22 December 2014

My husband and I stayed at Leith-Hall for 3 peaceful nights, 3 wonderful breakfasts...and 3 busy days of a Cape May Victorian Christmas get away. We were greeted by Susan who showed us around the lovely B & B, which has great Victorian charm and the comforts of home. Elan prepared a nourishing and delicious breakfast each morning which is...

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Susan L, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Barbara, we're happy to see you and your husband enjoyed your three-day stay with us this past Christmas. It's our pleasure to offer a Victorian atmosphere while keeping our amenities up to speed -- the best of both worlds, one might say! We're glad Elan's cooking got you off to the right start each morning and appreciate all your warm...

Seaford, Delaware
Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

Elan and Susan are a lovely couple. Well versed in the goings on in town and knowledgeable in where to eat and places to go. Breakfasts were very good and warm. Goodies at tea were delicious. Good location . Ocean half a block and Washington Mall 2 blocks away.

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Susan L, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It's great to see you enjoyed your stay with us when you visited Cape May, Darlene. We're glad you enjoyed the proximity to the beach as well as the Washington Mall. Thanks for joining us to warm up with breakfast and afternoon tea! We hope you'll visit again in the future. Best, Susan and Elan, Owners

Southport, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 October 2014

My husband and I recently stayed here to meet up with family members for a nice weekend getaway. First, I’ll give you the positives. The location is great. We had parking included with our room which was also nice. The owners and staff were personable. The owners provided a book they prepared that gave information about the decorative and some...

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leithhall, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're very sorry that you didn't enjoy your visit. I am assuming that you stayed in the Highland Room which was in the Victorian Homes article because that is the only way you could make the mistake that the bedspreads haven't been replaced. If you looked at the room your family members stayed in (also in the article), you would...

Sun City, Arizona
Reviewed 11 September 2014

We just returned from a delightful stay at Leith Hall. We loved our room (Empire Room), which was cozy and comfortable. The bathroom was charming, with a very modern multiple-spray shower. Elan and Susan are decorating wonders. Each room contained hand-painted walls and wallpaper appropriate to the room's theme. Our room's information booklet contained detailed info regarding the decor and...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We stayed the weekend after Labor Day and had a great time. The Iris room was beautiful, with plenty of space for comfortable lounging around (my husband likes to wath the weekend golf). Bed was great. Bathroom small but adequate. Breakfasts served on the porch were very good. Unlike the previous poster, we loved the French toast made from challah...

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Putnam Valley, New York, United States
Reviewed 7 September 2014

I booked this post-Labor Day getaway months prior. I was initially given a room with a SHARED hallway bathroom. When I called and said this was unacceptable, I get up several times at night, I was assigned a new room but at an additional $10/night charge. The bathroom was the size of ones we had on a cruise! My husband...

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leithhall, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

First, we have no rooms with a shared bath. The guest booked this room, which has its own bathroom but not in the room, through Booking.com which has descriptions and pictures of all of our rooms including the bathrooms. As with all reservations, we sent her a confirmation which repeated the bath location and gave her the name of the...

Binghamton, New York, United States
Reviewed 4 September 2014

The location is awesome. You are less than half a block from the ocean. That lends itself to the convenience of being on the boardwalk or on the beach yet far enough off the beaten path that it is a peaceful quiet place to stay. The decor is amazing. The walls and ceilings are hand painted. The rooms are filled...

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Susan L, Owner at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Debbie, we're so glad you made the most of the beach when you visited last year and soaked in Leith Hall's Victorian atmosphere during your stay. We look forward to having you back on our front porch soon to relax for afternoon tea! Best, Susan and Elan, Owners

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast is an elegantly restored inn that is nestled in the heart of the Karen Akers Victorian Historic District. This ornate Victorian style bed and breakfast is only a half of a block away from the beach and offers breathtaking ocean views, full gourmet breakfasts, antiques, and afternoon tea. Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast also offers modern day amenities such as air conditioning, wireless internet, whirlpool tubs, fireplaces, and free parking. Our bed and breakfast is ideally located for a vacation where you can relax and enjoy the warmth and hospitality of Cape May. Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast is the only professionally restored bed and breakfast in Cape May. While visiting Cape May you will step back into by being surrounded by the elegant Victorian style but, this town carries an atmosphere that is casual and relaxed. Our guests at Leith Hall will help themselves to a hearty full breakfast partnered with a lounge on the porch while enjoying a nice conversation with hosts and other guests. The aroma of freshly brewed coffee and home baked breads flows through the inn and is the most delightful way to wake up. Our breakfast’s that include decadent quiches, crepes, and egg entrees grant you the energy that you need for a day at the beach. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon tea time that includes fresh, homemade cakes and pastries served with hot English tea during the winter and iced tea or lemonade during the summer. Come stay at Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast and experience this elegant Victorian inn that offers a casual and relaxed atmosphere with breathtaking ocean views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast

Address: 22 Ocean St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2412
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $197 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Be sure the heating and air conditioning are updated as well as bedding.”
 of 5 bubbles ReneeG987, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Almost beachfront! 3rd floor rooms must be able to climb 11 and 17 steps, but with good ocean views!”
 of 5 bubbles 10sumi2012, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on third floor have a great oceanview”
 of 5 bubbles baysidegal76, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask what floor you will be on if you do not want to be on the third floor.”
 of 5 bubbles TwinnieA, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Better view from upper rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles jimkC1358AY, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
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