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Dallastown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband treated me to a Christmas Cape May getaway after all his hunting trips. We stayed at "The Gingerbread House". The first thing that captured our attention was the beautiful wood and glass door (maybe the best door in Cape May) which we learned, was made by our host! I couldn't wait to peek in the windows! Entering the...

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Lititz, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, very clean, awesome hosts and wonderful breakfast each morning. Homemade goodies and complimentary bottle of wine. What more could you ask for? Thank you Joan! We had a great time and a lovely way to ring in the new year.

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Thank Jennifer G
PA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently spent 2 nights here and it was top notch. Convenient location, spotlessly clean, and decorated nicely. The breakfasts are excellent....just the right portions are served. We especially enjoyed the beautiful antique furniture. Can't go wrong staying here.

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Somerset, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We were very fortunate to stay at Joan's B&B, this is the holiday tour season and most B&Bs were booked we did not have a reservation, and Joan was gracious enough to rent us a room for the night. This is a lovely B&B beautifully decorated with antiques and hand crafted wood working. We were welcomed at the door by...

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Thank Gina L
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Th Gingerbread House exceeded all our expectations! Great hosts and location. Will return to visit Joan and Fred again! The house is a well preserved Victorian and the host Fred will explain all the wood work he has completed. The morning breakfast is very good and you get to meet all the other guests. We stayed in the front second...

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Thank James M
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is by far the nicest Bed and Breakfast we ever stayed at. It was immaculate and and very comfortable. The owners Fred and Joan we awesome hosts, they made us feel right at home. The detailed workmanship in the whole house was astounding as was the decor. Not to mention the breakfasts were fabulous!. The location between the beach...

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New Oxford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The Gingerbread House bed and breakfast was a clean friendly place to stay near the beach in Cape May. The owners went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable. They prepared special breakfast dishes for my daughter who has food allergies and provided nice beach chairs for us. They also offered suggestions for places to eat out and where...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed in room number 1. The one with the porch and it was absolutely beautiful. The food was phenomenal and the owners are some of the best people you will ever meet. McKinley (Not sure if I'm spelling her name right. Sorry if it's wrong) was simply amazing. Not only did she bring our breakfast up every morning so...

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Broomall, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I went online to find a quaint, bed 'n breakfast for a few, end-of-season,days of rest and relaxation in Cape May. I didn't want a "business", I wanted a "feeling" and that's just what I got! My cousin joined me at the last minute and we could not have asked for a more relaxed, comfortable, enjoyable stay! Joan and Fred...

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Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Excellent owners, they were very hospitable. Staff went out of their way to accommodate us. Very nice location. Close to many great restaurants. Close to beach. Great place to stroll and enjoy the ocean and see many historic Victorian homes..

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A meticulously and elegantly restored 1869 Victorian Bed and Breakfast Inn situated in the historical district and 1/2 block to beach. Period antiques, original watercolors, classical music, Fred's photographs and exquisite woodwork combine with friendly service and attention to detail. Delightful breezes and the sounds of the sea create a comfortable setting amidst the wonderful furnishing of a golden age. Breakfast, fireplace, private baths and guest veranda. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gingerbread House

Address: 28 Gurney St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2408
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: €103 - €310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Gingerbread House Hotel Cape May
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“Room 2 accommodates couples. It is located in the middle of the 2nd floor. It was quiet and cozy (but not small).”
 of 5 bubbles monicas998, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor have private bathrooms, while rooms on the third floor have a shared bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles tr493, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I loved being able to hear the waves from the porch room”
 of 5 bubbles sydneytawes, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Very comfortable beds!! Sharing a bathroom was not inconvenient at all!”
 of 5 bubbles thedyson4, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 2nd floor have private bathrooms; 3rd floor rooms share a bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles sandradep, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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