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Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Stayed here for a conference for two nights and found the area to be lovely. The hotel itself is nice but it's old, plain and simple. The windows in my room would not close all the way so I heard the wind and waves all night (which was fine). The floors in the room, entry hall and bathroom were all...

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Pilesgrove, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Congress hall does it right. Modern amenities with historic feel. Rooms spacious. Staff impeccable. Obviously staff well trained and care about their jobs and your stay. Little things make big difference like real fireplace in lobby bar and restuarants. Everything you could need right there.

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2Thank JD08098
New Jersey
Reviewed 3 December 2014

We usually travel to Wildwood in the summer and spend a day in Cape May. We've been in Congress Hall many times, but we've never stayed. Two years ago, my wife and I came down after Thanksgiving, but couldn't get a room there. So we stayed at The Virginia, one of their sister properties. This time we were able to...

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1Thank dball213
Hammonton, NJ
Reviewed 2 December 2014

My husband and I stayed over for one night in the off season. Their rates aren't low, but it is a charming, old grand hotel that you will enjoy staying in. The location is ideal as it's right across from the beach and a shopping area with restaurants. There's a restaurant on site, along with a bar, jazz style club...

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Reviewed 27 November 2014 via mobile

Really enjoying our thanksgiving holiday here. We are people that appreciate history and service. This is not a Philadelphia hotel it is an upscale bed and breakfast and it is a perfect blend. Spa/ fitness room and wonderful pseudo starbucks. It is November and someone was cleaning the outdoor pool. Great location. Parking is limited. The rooms need a bit...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 20 November 2014

In the off season you can get a room for 99.00 to 129.00 if you get a deal. The hotel is worth this price. It is very clean. The floors in some of the rooms are very slanted think fun house. I felt dizzy on my second stay there due to the slant in the floors. Room 307 seems to...

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Lansdale, PA, USA
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Called directly to make and pay for a reservation a month in advance because of a cousin's wedding. Couldn't stay at the main hotel because they have a two-night minimum (wondering why that is because it's long out of the summer/shoulder season). They put me in a room at one of their adjoining properties which was right across the street....

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7Thank TSBPA
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Very cool hotel. Room is a little drafty (windy outside), but good heat... Room is spacious and the bathroom? See for yourself. This would be great for Romantic getaway. Downtown is quaint with plenty of dining and shopping, even in the off-season. This is a great find!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 November 2014

I'll start with the positives: It's a beautiful hotel--a beautiful old building wonderfully decorated. The room was small but very attractive, and we had a great ocean view. However: I absolutely would not recommend Congress Hall if restful quiet is important to you. We stayed Saturday and Sunday night. Saturday night, there was live music in the Brown Room at...

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4Thank Natalie S
philadelphia
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Went away for a girls get away weekend and stayed here. Our rooms (2 Queen Beds) and bathrooms were very large and beautifully restored. The beds were extremely comfortable and the bedding high quality. It's in a perfect location, walking distance to everything. The staff was very friendly.

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  • 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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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: ₹ 8,708 - ₹ 24,813 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Congress Hall 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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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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“Ocean view is best!! Corner rooms are a little bigger.”
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“ocean view is worth the splurge”
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