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    Mainstay Inn and Cottage

    635 Columbia Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-2305
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    • Very good14%
    • Average5%
    • Poor0%
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    “pretzels” (3 reviews)
    “great porch” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Capri Motor Lodge
    301 reviews
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    Reviewed 3 July 2014

    We stayed at the Mainstay Inn for a long summer weekend in late June. The room was lovely and well-appointed. The owners (Pete and Ester) were onsite that weekend and couldn't have been lovelier. Karen and Tracey (staff) were able to provide invaluable tips on...More

    1  Thank Tracey G
    Reviewed 2 July 2014

    This was our third stay at the Mainstay out of seven times in Cape May. The owners have changed, but the innkeepers remain and I didn't notice any difference. The building and property remain lovely and clean. It is a quick walk to the beach...More

    4  Thank Karen P
    Reviewed 16 June 2014

    Previous owners were absentee owners. New owners are on-site and chat with guests daily as they learn the B&B business. Previous innkeeper (Diane) was kept and that was a wise move. Slight changes being made by new owners such as sofa replacements in some rooms,...More

    4  Thank George B
    Reviewed 5 May 2014

    I found the Mainstay Inn on Trip Advisor and am so glad that I did. It is just a beautiful Inn with lots of upscale amenities (from the toiletries and robes to the beach chairs and round the clock cookies). The Inn itself has a...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 155 - US$ 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
    • Location
    • United States >
    • New Jersey >
    • Jersey Shore >
    • Cape May County >
    • Cape May
    • Also Known As
    • Mainstay Inn And Cottage Hotel Cape May
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    Room Tips
    "Experience the rooms in the main building, we have stayed in the Grant and the Clay rooms among others."
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    "My sense is that all rooms are a a good choice. Staying in the main house may be slightly more convenient."
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    "I've stayed in nearly every room. Enjoyed them all, Jackson the best."
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    "The WIFI connection in our room was spotty but the main floor had WIFI."
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