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Canandaigua, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at PSI, 2 night stay for getaway weekend near off-season oceanfront. Very good facility, and our expectations were high. Trouble with our room (#3) started right away - thermostat malfunction made heat unpredictable and that led to noticing other things that did not meet our expectations over morning coffee. As soon as practical, we alerted the on-site staff...

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Watchung, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Inn twice and had dinner in the restaurant once. The rooms are beautiful and all have private baths. The breakfast was delicious. Dinner at the Inn was wonderful. I am going again in December and staying in room one with the ocean view. Can't wait!

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi MaryBeth5397, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I'm so glad you booked again. We are always excited to see our repeat guests. Thank you for your wonderful review. Looking forward to your next stay! Inn Manager Danielle

Turnersville, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the excellent greeting and check-in by Danielle to the outstanding dinner that we enjoyed, every part of our stay was beyond what we could have expected. We loved the room, the afternoon on the upstairs balcony, the dinner and the breakfast. Thanks for making us feel like "home". Charlie and Holly Paul Washington Twp., NJ

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Charliepaul3, We truly enjoyed having you and Holly as our guests! We all strive to make our guests feel as if they're at "home" and I'm so glad we succeeded. What a wonderful surprise that your recommendation brought you to us. Can't wait to have you back! Inn Manager Danielle

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

PSI or 401 Bank Street... Both are amazing. PSI was romantic... And is a BYOB. I had the filet mignon and my husband had the halibut. Both were perfectly executed. Highly recommend going here... And they have a piano player whi tops it all off!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We went here in June 2015 for our BabyMoon. It was a lovely 2 nights and 3 days. The room was cozy and clean. The had a snack and beverage room which was very convenient. And it was so convenient to the beach. Oh and the breakfast was lovely and the staff are great. We also had dinner at the...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Congratulations on the birth of your baby. I'm sure you've had an exciting year! We're glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Now that you're parents, hopefully you'll be back for a nice quiet stay in the future. Thanks again for being our guest! Danielle Inn Manager

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Highly recommend! The staff is friendly and accommodating, willing to go the extra mile to make your stay spectacular! We ate dinner at the restaurant our first night and it was delicious - BYOB, great service, good ambience. My boyfriend and I were looking for a quiet, restful and romantic couple of days on the beach and found it at...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Smatesgirl0124, Thank you for such a wonderful review! We pride ourselves on how accommodating our staff is here at PSI and it's nice to hear that our guests notice the effort we make. It sounds like you had an all around great time here with us and we're so glad you did. Please come visit in the future. We'd...

York, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I really wanted to love this in. My husband and I stayed at the Inn during a weekend August. We stayed in room 7 on the third floor. The room was nice. It had great sheets, the bed was average. Bathroom was tiny. Small dormer window to see ocean. Not a spectacular view. If recommend the second floor rooms. One...

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InnManger1301, Manager at The Peter Shields Inn, responded to this review

Hi Queenie76, Thank you so much for your review. I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy room 7. We do advertise our rooms as "dormerred" and try to explain that to every guest that books one of those rooms. I don't believe that you had told anyone while you were here that your A/C wasn't working properly. We would have been...

Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Wonderful place to stay! Exceptional amenities, beach chairs an umbrellas provided, a box beach lunch is offered, turn down service every night, we felt like royalty when we stay here!!!. The views on the porch of the ocean are amazing, the breakfast that is included is perfect, endless amenities

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Hi Susan, Thank you for your stellar review. It was a joy having you and your guest stay with us. If you felt like royalty, then we know we've done our jobs. We aim to make each and every guest have as great of a time as you did. The lunch baskets are a new item that we began offering...

Atlantic City
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We dined at the Peter Shields Inn and celebrated a birthday. Everything was wonderful. The food, service and ambience contributed to a memorable experience. It is one of the best, if not the best dining option in Cape May. You will be greeted by Sara who will lead you to a beautiful table. Candles will be lit and your beverage...

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Pikesville, Maryland
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Having stayed at a B & B from the Select Registry previously, we were excited about our visit to The Peter Shields Inn. However, we were greatly disappointed. We booked Room 6, billed as an ocean view room with a jacuzzi tub. What we found was an ocean view room, which had a very small window that was too high...

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Hi Lauren, First I want to say thank you for your review. It is guests like you, who supply us with the kind of feedback that helps us grow as a business and a team. I am very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay in Room Six. We do in fact advertise the room as having...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peter Shields Inn is Cape May's most romantic bed and breakfast. Enjoy the beautiful Cape May ocean views from our porch. Experience the luxurious, high-ceilinged rooms and five-star gourmet meals in our Zagat-rated restaurant. Sumptuous, leisurely breakfasts are included with your stay as well as leisurely afternoon "wine and cheese." Additional amenities include his-and-her bicycles, beach chairs and umbrellas, plush bedding and nightly turndown, and five-star concierge services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Peter Shields Inn

Address: 1301 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: ₹ 11,435 - ₹ 11,979 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Peter Shields Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“We found beach view from room 8 to be just right.”
 of 5 bubbles 348jimo, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are great!”
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“Room 8 has an iron & ironing board. Took a LONG, hot shower & it was WONDERFUL!! The water pressure was perfect too...”
 of 5 bubbles H2Bizzle, 20 May 2016 | Read review
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