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The Grand Hotel

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Oceanside, NY
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Overall a great time. Hotel was clean, pool was fun. Hemingways was extremely delightful for breakfast. The staff was friendly and helpful. The one negative was that the pillows were horrible. Bring your own. Bill the steel drum guy knew how to get the crowd going.

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Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We stayed in room 328. We had no view but was supposed to be a partial ocean view. The halls and stairwells smelled so awful I held my nose every time I left my room. The smell gave me a headache and it was hard for me to breath from all the mold. The location was perfect but not worth...

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

The only good thing, in my opinion, was the room was able to accommodate 2 adults and 2 teens and was in decent condition. However, the sink stopper didn't work and the towels were like sandpaper on your skin. Laundry detergent machines didn't work or were out of detergent. The hallway to our room smelled pretty bad. It's obvious the...

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Thank Raquelita123
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We needed a place to stay over Columbus weekend in the Cape May area. We have holidayed in Cape May for 40 years, since childhood, and passed by this hotel without a second look. But that has now changed! We were treated like special guests when we stayed, by the staff. They accommodated us needing to extend our stay and...

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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the newer section of hotel. Poor night's sleep, beds were uncomfortable, lighting was poor, could hear toddler's feet in upper room, balconies very small for sitting. The staff was very nice and accommodating, and dinner in the restaurant was very good. The outdoor pool was very clean and a good size for crowds. Grand Hotel in Wildwood...

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Altamonte Springs, Florida
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The following letter - sent to managers AND the owner - explains it all... sadly - I NEVER heard back from the general manager, John Allison... I left several voicemails and messages with the front desk for the owner, Bob Junior, to call me - AND I sent this e-mail - and no response. They have great staff - but...

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Monroe, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I have been at this hotel a few times over the past couple of years. Just spent a few days there with family per my recommendation. Was so embarrassed. The housekeeping there is terrible. We walked in there was hair in the sink which I cleaned up instantly, the accommodations were wrong, We asked for more towels and pillows they...

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Hawthorne, New York
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Room with NO view! very disappointed, we had a balcony that was closed off with a window that faced a wall. There was no Ocean View. I booked this vacation in May, plenty of time ahead to get me into a decent room. I paid $1400 for 5 nights for a King room. When I told the staff that I...

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3Thank Francesran59
Brick, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were looking for an affordable place to stay for a night and the grand had the most reasonable price in the area. The receptionists were very friendly. The hotel seemed old and the room needed updating as well. The room had a couch, queen bed, desk, mini fridge and a closed in porch with a view...

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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Booked this last minute and paid more for an ocean view room, thinking I was going to get some deluxe, instead I was given the older Kings row side of this property, it was more a view overlooking the parking lot instead of direct ocean view, I asked the front desk this when they showed me the map, she said...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oceanfront Grand Hotel of Victorian Cape May is one of the largest Resort and Convention Centers along the Jersey Cape. The Grand Hotel can accommodate everyone, from Business Groups to Wedding Receptions and Vacationing Families to Family Reunions. The Grand Hotel of Cape May is dedicated to recreating the grandeur of a by-gone era while providing all of the modern comforts and conveniences for a most enjoyable stay. The perfect place to dance, dine, relax, swim and sun in Victorian Cape May. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Grand Hotel

Address: 1045 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-1613
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: €107 - €429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Grand Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 173
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Also Known As:
Grand Cape May
Grand Hotel Of Cape May
Hotel Style:
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
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“Ocean veiw”
JoeSchwartz, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The fourth floor is the best.”
263danah, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Kids above us were running around until late. The more-expensive 2-story suites on the upper floors would alleviate this drawback.”
StrayPup, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view room. Even if the weather is lousy you have the option to still watch the ocean.”
marytW9422LX, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room on the top floor.”
CrustyPirateWife, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
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