PET FRIENDLY! ONLY MINUTES FROM EVERYTHING A VACATION NEEDS

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Capt Frank

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
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PET FRIENDLY! ONLY MINUTES FROM EVERYTHING A VACATION NEEDS

Cape May Cabin Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, with Queen beds, a Queen size sofa and a full bath,

NOTE! One week left for the 2014 summer Sept 16th. to 23rd. PET FRIENDLY! WITH A FULL ONE ACRE YARD,inclosed with a chain link fence to keep Fido and the kids safe. Only minutes from the Great Cape May Beaches, Boating, Fishing, Golfing,and Great Restaurnts. This private, cozy 2nd floor cabin is only a short bike ride from the Cape May beaches and sits in the heart of the largest bird migrating corridor in the country. It has its own private entrance and on-site parking area. After a day of fun and sun, relax on the large deck overlooking this serene birdwatching paradise, throw a steak on the barbie, take a dip in the pool, or just read a book while your pet romps in his yard. After a night of dining and fun come home away from the hustle and bustle to a quit country surrounding for a peaceful sleep. And for your pet to enjoy his vacation, we have the Pet-Friendly Higbees Beach State Park.just down the road from us.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Capt Frank

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I was born and raised in Cape May, in 1937. I married Betty a Philadelphia girl that was working in Cape May, the summer of 1959, after she graduated from West Chester State Teachers College. We raised three boys and a girl, the oldest is Frank born in 1961, and the youngest is our daughter born in 1970.

I sailed as a Ship Master/Pilot with Texaco Oil from 1973 to 1993. I am presently working for an Oil Spill Response Organization, and still work as a Ship Master/Pilot of the Oil Spill Response Vessel, M/V Lynne Frink. My wife Betty is now retired. After teaching for over 30 years.

Having been born a raised here. I know anything and everything you would want to know about Cape May. I can recommend the best breakfast restaurants, casual restaurants, and fine dining restaurants in the entire area.

Capt Frank purchased this cabin in 1979

When we bought this property. It was a small horse farm. My wife and daughter raised and trained quarter horses here. The cabin that you will be staying in, at that time was a hayloft. In the early 90s. My daughter lost interest in the horses to became a model and left for Paris, France.

The horses became too much work for my wife. So we decided to sell off some land and the horses. We then turned the hayloft into an apartment. Several years ago we decided to make a seasonal rental out of it. Because we are great lovers of dogs and know the difficulty in finding a place to stay that caters to pets, we thought it would be a good idea to develop a pet friendly rental.. We turned the original 1 acre arena into a pet friendly yard, and fenced it in with 4 foot high chain-link fence to keep your pet safe and secure.

I know the hustle and bustle of the summer season, and knew better than to buy a home in center town. You will find the area that we live in is quite unique. If you wish to go into town and enjoy a night out at one of our great restaurants or listen to some jazz, it is only 2 miles away. And when you have had enough we can simply come home to the quiet, tranquil country surroundings. During the day, we are only a short way down the road from the Pet Friendly, Higbee Beach State Park. As ours add states we are literally 2 miles from anything you would need. This includes golf courses, Party Boats, Whale Watchers, Power Sailng, Jet Skiing, and of course the great Wildwood Boardwalk with all its great amusements and attractions. If you would like to try your luck at the casinos of Atlantic City, they are only a 45 min. drive away.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Property Reviews

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Pet Friendly! Only minutes from everything a vacation needs
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 19 reviews
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Pet Friendly! Only minutes from everything a vacation needs
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Cape May South NJ Shore
5

A Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 16, 2009
  • Stayed: Dec 2009
This place was a great find! Frank and Betty were wonderful hosts and the cottage was perfect for us. It was clean, well maintained and had all the little extras. The location couldn't be more ideal...it is nearby to everything, but out of the hustle and bustle. The yard is fantastic and our furry baby loved every minute she got to spend in it.
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We wish to thank Vivain and Scoott for the nice review. It makes us very happy to see our guests enjoy the Cape May area and share all the wonders that we live with on a daily basis.
Helpful votes: 12/12
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Pet Friendly! Only minutes from everything a vacation needs
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Cape May South NJ Shore
Milford, DE
5

Wonderful Winter Vacation

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
What a wonderful winter 5 day vacation we had here in this lovely cabin in Cape May. The owner Frank was very accommodating and friendly. The home clean with comfortable beds and is stocked well. Our dog Jackie had a fabulous time running around in the fenced acre. She even found & pointed a resident Woodcock :-) We got snowed in for a day, but the dog loved playing in the snow. Secluded and quiet but conveniently located to just about everything. Highly recommend spending a vacation here summer or winter. We shall return. Thanks.
Owner's Response: We would like to thank Rob and Ruth Ann for the wonderful review, and for being so attentive to our house rules. When they checked out we would not have known anyone stayed in the cabin. Jackie was also a perfect guest, The Woodcock was sad to see him leave.

We hope to have them back soon,
Betty and Capt Frank
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Pet Friendly! Only minutes from everything a vacation needs
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Cape May South NJ Shore
Silver Spring, MD
5

A great long weekend

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
We had an excellent stay at 1010. We had been looking for a place in Cape May that was dog friendly and had a big yard and this place fit the bill. The cabin was lovely and the huge yard was absolutely amazing. Higbee Beach is only a few minutes down the road and there are several restaurants downtown that allow you to bring your dog. We are already planning our next visit!
Owner's Response: Jessica, Thank you for the nice review, and thank you for leaving the cabin so neat and clean.

Jessica's pet was a perfect guest, and we hope they will let us be a part of their next Cape May vacation.

Betty and Capt Frank
Helpful votes: 3/3
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Pet Friendly! Only minutes from everything a vacation needs
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Cape May South NJ Shore
5

Wonderful Two Weeks in West Cape May

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
My family and our dogs had the greatest time in this wonderful cottage. The place is so much larger than we expected and had everything we needed. The dogs loved the yard and had plenty of room to run. Frank and Betty are the nicest hosts, also.

We chose this place because it was pet friendly and we weren't disappointed. The dogs loved swimming at the dog friendly beaches and eating lunch at Harpoon Henry's. We also took them on a dolphin tour aboard the Spirit of Cape May (Cape May Whale Watchers). Although we couldn't take the dogs into the city of Cape May, we were pleasantly surprised at how many places are pet friendly in the area.

Loved staying here. Can't wait to go back next year.
Owner's Response: We will look forward to being a part of Katherine family's Cape May vacation again in in 2014.
Helpful votes: 5/5
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Pet Friendly! Only minutes from everything a vacation needs
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Cape May South NJ Shore
5

Eden at less than 3 hours from NYC!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
We, my husband, my two Pomeranians and I decided to have a break from the everyday stress. We were very lucky to find this paradisiac cottage! The garden is huge and my dogs have never been so happy! The home has everything you need including a washing machine and the owners who live next door have been so discreet that we thought we were alone in the neighborhood! Capt Frank replied however to any question we had, always with a great spirit and desire to please. The pleasure to wake up in such a quiet place is so relaxing... and the rooster and the goats somewhere around added to the charm of the place. Moreover, the lovely Victorian downtown of Cape May is close by with nice restaurants and great seafood, and the magnificent beaches all around at only 7 minutes by car made this trip absolutely unique! We came back reluctantly to New York City this morning, and the only idea to go back soon makes me feel happier.... I never thought that Eden was merely 3 hours from Midtown of New York City! THANK YOU so much for such a great time! Will be back soon...Sylvie and Yves
Owner's Response: We would like to thank Sylvie,Yves, and there two wonderful Pomeranians for leaving the cabin in such a clean and net fashion. It was a pleasure watching their babies running and playing in the yard. It makes us very proud and happy to hear our guests speak so highly of our cabin, town and the surrounding area. We hope they will visit us and Cape May again soon.
Betty and Capt Frank
Helpful votes: 5/5
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Atlantic City, NJ
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Cape May, NJ to Lewes, DE
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Atlantic City, NJ
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Garden State Parkway, NJ
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Cape May ( Ocean) Higbee Beach Park (Pet Friendly)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Bayshore Inn / CJs / Lucky Bones
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Water skiing, Fishing, Whale watch, Power Sailing
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Cape National / Wildwood Country Glub
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Lucky Bones / Lobster House / CJs / Bayshore Inn
Car: recommended

Higbee State Park- Pet Friendly and Birding, Cape May Harbor- commercial and deep sea fishing fleet, sailing and yachting, , Cape May Beaches and Shopping Mall, Cape May Victorian homes, Cape National Golf Course, Wildwood Boardwalk amusement parks (15 min away) Atlantic City casinos (45 min away). Cape May / Lewis Ferrys, North Cape May shopping mall, Rio Grande shopping mall.

Other Activities: Higbee's Beach State Park, birding, 1.2 mi., horseback riding .5 mi, Cape May National Golf Club 1.2 mi.

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Availability & Rates

Cape May Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Off Season
Dec 2 2013 - May 16 2014
$100
$595
2 nights
 
 
Spring Birding and Fishing
May 17 2014 - Jun 13 2014
$795
7 nights
 
 
First day of Summer
Jun 14 2014 - Jun 20 2014
$995
7 nights
 
 
Summer Time
Jun 21 2014 - Sep 5 2014
$1,295
7 nights
 
 
Fall Birding and Fishing
Sep 13 2014 - Sep 19 2014
$795
7 nights
 
 
Off Season
Sep 20 2014 - May 15 2015
$100
$595
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25.00
Notes Additional pet fee $25.00 @ pet per satay.
All rates based on 6 people
Off season rates $100.00 @ night, min 2 nights
OFF SEASON SPECIAL RENT 3 NIGHTS AND STAY 4 NIGHTS
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Amenities

Cape May Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 864 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • River ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Family
General:
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Heating
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Toilet Paper
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Gas Heating
  • Ducted Heating
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Alarm System
  • Living Area
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Lobster Pot
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Kitchen
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Exterior -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Captain's Stateroom - 1 queen
    Mate's Stateroom - 1 queen
    Crews Lounge - 1 queen , (sofa bed)
  • The bedrooms have plenty of storage space and there is plenty of room for Cribs, and temp cots, etc.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Golf ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Wood Deck
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Shed
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • water parks
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • whale watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • hunting
  • pier fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
Notes:
This is a 2nd floor cabin which makes the deck very private. The rental has a full one-acre yard, fenced in by a chain link fence to make it very pet and child friendly. However we expect the tenants to closely supervised their pets and or children while they are playing in the yard. Although a car is recommended, we are less then 2.0 mi from everything, and there are numerous bike paths for bicycle commuting.
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