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Point Pleasant, New Jersey
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I attended the Easter Brunch this year and received complimentary dinner because of a mistake that was made at the 4th of July lobster bake and this was a wonderful surprise. The fact that they remembered and acknowledged their mistake and made good on it was amazing. The decorations, piano music, wait staff and food was amazing. I would definitely...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Let me start by saying I have stayed here several times, and have also stayed at the Virginia and Southern Mansion. We chose to come for a weekend getaway and got lucky that it happened to be Jazz Fest as well! The hotel is certainly quite lovely with a lot of character, and you can't beat the location or view...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at Congress Hall for the first time this past Easter weekend. What an experience. We've stayed in Ritz Carlton's, where the service is expected to be impeccable, and I'd easily rank Congress Hall on par with the same type of service. The rooms were clean and updated with furnishings/fixtures/amenities, but the antiquity and warmth of the hotel still...

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USA
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of my favorite hotels. Congress Hall is beautiful with lots of charm and excellent service. The beach is across the street, but some mornings I just wanted to stay in my beautiful hotel room and lay in my comfortable bed.

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new jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

We want to express our sincere appreciation to all the staff members who assisted in creating indelible memories during our 39th anniversary weekend! We stayed at the Virginia hotel on Friday and Saturday nights and then decided to extend our stay, and stayed last night at Congress Hall. It was a weekend where our expectations were exceeded time after time!!!!!!...

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CongressHall-CapeMay, Manager at Congress Hall, responded to this review

Dear love2travel415, We are thrilled to hear that your stays at The Virginia and Congress Hall were exceptional! Happy Anniversary to you and we hope to welcome you back to Cape May again soon. Best Regards, Congress Hall Management

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brings you back to victorian time, gorgeous lobby, distinguished bar, awesome backyard and close to the beach as well as downtown. Smiles all over the place - you get served. You can feel the short history, and the afternoon tea time is the best.

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Harker Heights, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hospitality isn't their thing - or at least not in the off season. It seemed as if all the college students working in the hotel were actually running the hotel during the Spring Break (in fact I think there was only a quick sighting of an adult manager). The college staff rarely knew what was going on - the information...

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CongressHall-CapeMay, Manager at Congress Hall, responded to this review

Dear JRLC72, Thank you for staying with us upon your first visit to Cape May. We are sorry to read of the shortcomings you experienced but are happy to hear that our Concierge team was able to get you situated with our full array of Spring Break activities and programming events. It sounds like you were able to take advantage...

New Providence, NJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

My review is a little bit late, but we had an amazing time here the weekend before Christmas. The hotel is decorated and has so many events going on. It's the perfect location to walk to the shops. Every year we do a trip (within the tri-state area) and this was great. A lot to do without even leaving the...

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Jackson, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were able to score a one night deal for a midweek, off season ocean side king room. Room was very nicely appointed with nautical theme, plush white bed coverings, real room keys and a large bathroom. Room was tidy but a little more attention to the surface cleaning would be warranted. There were free waters in room and a...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Congress Hall is a wonderful hotel! Their service is fabulous and the staff is always friendly. Whether staying for a night or two or just for dinner, Congress Hall will meet all your needs. There are so many options for food. Get a pizza in the Boiler Room or some fabulous salmon at the Blue Pig. You can also run...

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Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Blue Pig Tavern
Blue Pig Tavern
Cuisines: American, Bar
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Congress Hall in Cape May is America's First and Oldest Seaside Resort Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Congress Hall

Address: 200 Congress Place, Cape May, NJ 08204-5306
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: ₹ 10,891 - ₹ 16,855 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Congress Hall 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Congress Hall Cape May
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cape May
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cape May
#11 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
#12 Family Hotel in Cape May
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“Top floor, away from steps”
kefoxy1, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front rooms are well worth the extra money.”
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“All rooms are beautiful; I lodged in a city view room. I peeked in the ocean view rooms and they were beautiful too.”
asmith2000, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you choose a room with a balcony, it will overlook the ocean, yard, and pool.”
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“Third and fourth floor ocean side rooms have excellent views.”
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