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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The Star is across the street from the wonderful Congress Hall and under the same ownership/management. It offers individual bedrooms, efficiencies and two BR/two bath carriage house accommodations. The Star truly lives up to its name by offering some of the best accommodations in Cape May. Some units have ocean views; it is a short half block walk to the...

2Thank Skylarinfreehold
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had a wonderful experience at The Star! The concierges were helpful, friendly, and accommodating. The privileges at the pool at Congress Hall across the street were lovely. Conveniently located to restaurants, the beach, and shopping. I would definitely return!

1Thank Magaro/Lisa M
Montclair, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Having stayed at Colton Court for the last few years, the Star was a big improvement! The room was comfortable, but the best part was the use of Congress Hall amenities. We had a spectacular beach day in a rented tent and enjoyed their lovely pool. We also enjoyed the food at the Blue pig. We couldn't afford to stay...

2Thank Sharon G
Stockton, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The Star is the perfect spot for a family getaway in Cape May. Just a block from the beach and the downtown shopping & restaurant district, The Star offers fun decor, convenience, and a great escape. Twice-daily housekeeping ensures a comfortable stay, and access to all of the amenities at Congress Hall, including two pools and beachside chair service, means...

1Thank Noelle P
CongressHall-CapeMay, Manager at The Star, responded to this review

Dear Noelle P, We are pleased to read of your wonderful stay at The Star! Our Efficiency-style suites are the perfect space for a relaxing and fun getaway in Cape May. We hope your son enjoyed the daily kids events at Congress Hall in addition to all of the other great amenities you mentioned. We look forward to seeing you...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I stayed at the Star Inn last week for a night with my significant other. I'd admired it from afar while staying in Cape May in the past, and was thrilled to get to stay there this time! Check-in was easy and fast, and they allowed us in an hour and a half earlier than the guaranteed 4pm. The room...

6Thank LuluBelle18
CongressHall-CapeMay, Manager at The Star, responded to this review

Dear LuluBelle18, We are delighted to read how much you enjoyed your first stay at The Star! The rooms in the Inn do vary in size but we are happy to hear that you were pleased with your accommodations as well as the extended use of Congress Hall's amenities. Thank you for mentioning the excellent breakfast you had at the...

Bealeton, Virginia
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We stayed in the carriage house, nice and roomy, clean. The town of cape may was great. I will say the area does not have a lot for kids, more for adults who like the quiet beaches and victoria home. Starr Inn is part of the Congress Hall hotel across the street, you get to use all the things they...

4Thank dow024
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I stayed at the Star with my husband & 9 week old infant for a three day trip. The Star is styled very cool & modern and was a fantastic place for my family. There was plenty of room to accommodate all of our baby stuff & the rocking chairs on the porch were key for a fussy baby. It...

3Thank katsunderthestars
Nags Head, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Our family stayed here in April and it was the perfect fit for us. Master bedroom was separate from the main living area that had a pull-out couch. The sectional couch also had a long 'lounge' so that one of our kids used the couch and one slept on the lounge with another set of sheets that were quickly delivered...

1Thank fourblondes
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Really liked the Star. Our room, #6 on the 3rd floor, was very clean and quiet. The only complaint we had was that the bathroom fan was REALLY loud. Nice to have a view of the ocean while I drank my morning coffee.

Thank ofglass
Brooklyn, NY
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We recently visited Cape May for the first time during our daughter's Spring Break. We chose The Star Inn & Motel based on location and shared amenities with neighboring palatial estate and hotel; Congress Hall. Our 1-bd "Efficiency Suite" was perfect for our family of 3 and we could not be happier with the service we received, particularly when our...

1Thank samasala

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Official Description (provided by the 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, including nine comfortable guestrooms, 10 motel-style efficiencies with kitchenettes, some with private backyards and two luxurious two-bedroom carriage houses featuring full-length decks overlooking the ocean. All feature imaginative, evocative décor that's inspired by the classic beach house experience with lots of bright, sunny colors and playful nautical accents. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Star

Address: 29 Perry St, Cape May, NJ 08204
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: ₹ 7,572 - ₹ 14,871 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Star 3.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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The Star Hotel Cape May
Star Hotel Cape May
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#15 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“As noted, the rooms in the main building are very small. The efficiency rooms are nice, but the carriage house is amazing.”
  • Main bedroom with en suite bath.
  • Kitchen
  • Second bedroom with access to private balcony.
  • Private balcony with porch swing.
 of 5 bubbles Q3508ZVwilliams, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you stay on the 2nd floor, ask for a room with a view of the ocean!”
 of 5 bubbles fourblondes, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Efficiency Suites on the second floor have a nicer view of the water.”
 of 5 bubbles samasala, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Stay on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles jbarbieri, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Look at the room first!!! Do not just accept what they give you!”
 of 5 bubbles PamG1313, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
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