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Room & Suite (26)
Pool & Beach (3)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the congress”(43 reviews)
“blue pig”(28 reviews)
“carriage house”(14 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Concierge
Spa
Facilities for Disabled Guests
Business Centre
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
Located less than a block from the ocean, The Star is a classic Cape May beach hotel, lovingly restored to provide an ideal blend of nostalgia, fresh seashore design and modern hotel comfort. The Star offers a range of accommodations to suit the needs of every type of beach traveler...
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Location and contact
29 Perry St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1460
64.8 km to Atlantic City Intl Airport
102 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
3.2 km from Cape May Lighthouse
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two nights as a family in one of the units on the first floor. It was non-stop excellent. The rooms are really well equipped in a retro style and they are plenty big enough for a family. We liked the outside terrace. It is not...More

Thank Chuck A
Response from CongressHall-CapeMay, Manager at The StarResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chuck A, Thank you for your review of the Star Inn Suites. We are so glad that the Star Suites delivered an experience that matched your vacation needs! The location and connection to Congress Hall is another fantastic plus that we are so glad...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

The Star is a great place. Across the street from Congress Hall and is part of the hotel so you can use their pool if you want. Close to the beach and quite at night. The shop in the lobby serves coffee and has other...More

1  Thank Frank L
Reviewed 11 January 2018

My daughter and I stayed at The Star over this past Christmas holiday. We celebrate her December birthday at Congress Hall every year, and decided to stay at The Star. So, for a more reasonable price we experienced the same beautiful atmosphere & amenities that...More

1  Thank kfjbrand
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The carriage house has two hotel suites, room 30, and 31. We stayed in room 30. We were right above a storage unit for the hotel, which we were not informed of when booking. The racket from the storage room was very annoying, with the...More

2  Thank Garrett T
Response from CongressHall-CapeMay, Executive Assistant at The StarResponded 17 January 2018

Dear Garrett T, Thank you for your review of your stay at the Star Inn Carriage Suite. We are very sorry for having disappointed you. Please know that we discussed your comments with our housekeeping and maintenance teams, prior to remediation of the issues you...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

I'm not a huge fan of the typical bed and breakfast, but being sans kids prefer a more adult environment. The Star was perfect for this, we stayed in the smaller building which was quiet, comfortable, and adults only. Bed was very comfortable and the...More

Thank Lauren M
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Spa
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$635 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$635 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (95)
Room & Suite (26)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (2)
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eac23
5 April 2017|
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Response from CongressHall-CapeMay | Property representative |
Dear eac23, Yes, we invite you to visit our Sea Spa located inside of Congress Hall (across the street from The Star). Their phone number is 609-884-6543 if you would like more information regarding treatments and services... More
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Sandi P
14 September 2016|
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Response from Skylarinfreehold | Reviewed this property |
Most people come to Cape May by car but there is also NJ Transit bus service. Round trip to NYC from Cape May is doable but not practical for a day trip; most of your day would be spent traveling on the bus.
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Karen L
6 September 2016|
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Response from CRGManagement | Property representative |
Hello Karen, We have efficiency Suites on the first floor. We have one that is wheelchair accessible. The efficiency suites have a master bedroom with king bed, a separate living room with pull out sofa and a small... More
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"We enjoyed having a suite - this room could easily accommodate a family with small children since the couch..."
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"Try room 31 in carriage house. Inspect room if you can."
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"For ocean views get a second floor room."
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"Room 2 has ocean view South & East facing windows. In Cape May all properties are close a view is a..."
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