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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I don't understand why there's no love on here for Cliveden. Been coming here for over 10 years and it's always my go-to place. Yeah, I know there's no dining room, but I love that you can eat on the porch (I'm not the communal table type person!). It's super clean, there's bikes, perfect location, beach chairs/towels, nice hosts who...

1Thank gone2vaca
Parkersburg, West Virginia
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay. Yes, there are small issues and the inn could use some updating. However, the location to the beach and Washington Street Mall were perfect for us. Parking can be a bit of an issue no matter where you stay in Cape May. We generally walk everywhere we go, so that takes care of the parking...

1Thank PamInABQ
Baltimore, MD
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed over this Memorial Day weekend: as a family of 4 in 2 rooms. There is no assigned parking and you are not allowed to park in the long driveway. There are 2 spots in front of the house but they were always taken by guests of the Inn next door. The Inn looks nice from outside but smelled...

2Thank raewalkins
Shamong, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Pros: 1. The owners were lovely to deal with and very professional. 2. The room was pretty spacious, on the first floor and doors leading to the wrap-around porch. The bathroom was also spacious. 3. The location was close to the beach and a short walk to the mall. Cons: 1. The room needed a bit of an update. While...

3Thank Greg D
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Spent last weekend at the Cliveden Inn with friends. Sue and her staff always make you feel at home. The Cliveden is so perfectly located. Walking distance to the beach, mall and dining. Rooms are always neat and clean. There are bikes, badges and beach chairs for you to enjoy. Breakfast and afternoon tea are delicious. Love sitting on the...

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 4 September 2014

Stayed 2 nights in upstairs room for a girls weekend. Worked out wonderful. The location was perfect, the availability of bikes, beach towels, chairs and a cart was awesome. Breakfast was very nice and we enjoyed eating on the porch. Only negative was the timing of coffee and breakfast. We are early risers and coffee was not served until 8:30....

Thank mdh_468
Edgewater, MD
Reviewed 19 August 2014

The Cliveden Inn was a very nice stay for our family. We stayed in room #4. Heard reviews about the hard beds but we all slept fine on these. We really enjoyed the morning breakfasts. Good food and fresh coffee. We really loved the use of the bicycles and bike locks. We didn't drive hardly at all because of the...

1Thank 463EricS463
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Booked this B&B sight unseen when a nearby place that was booked completely recommended it. It allowed 1 night stay and had vacancies on "no notice" even though very small. I was happy to arrive early and they were gracious enough to allow me to use the room immediately. It was on the second floor and had two "rooms" to...

1Thank milesgayle
Langhorne, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We spent two nights at The Cliveden last weekend. We had a ground floor room which smelled heavily of air freshener trying to mask the musty odor of the first floor. The room and bed were large and comfortable, but the bathroom lacked in amenities and the claw-foot tub with shower lacked any bar or handle to grip to enter...

1Thank propus
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

We reserved this B&B primarily because it was close to the beach and didn't require a 3+ day stay. The house was pretty, rooms were clean and hostesses very nice. But breakfast was a bit of a disappointment (buffet, no dining room and very limited selection), hence the Average review.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Cliveden Inn

Address: 709 Columbia Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-2307
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Number of rooms: 10
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“Love the 2nd floor rooms, quiet and out of the way.”
 of 5 bubbles CindyK623, 11 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Upstairs room at the top of the stairswith double bed and single worked great for the 3 of us.”
 of 5 bubbles mdh_468, 3 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Ask about the parking situation in the summer as parking fills up quick in the streets.”
 of 5 bubbles 463EricS463, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“We have always stayed on the ground floor. We've never had a noise problem and they allow us to bring our dogs, which is wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles Karlise13, 16 Jul 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are exquisitely beautiful. It would be hard to pick a favorite!”
 of 5 bubbles harlowas, 5 May 2014 | Read review
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