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400 feet to beach - 9 bedrooms, 6 baths, 3 kitchens, 24 bikes, 20 beach chairs

Sleeps22
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms6
Space 4,279 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

9 Bedrooms, 6 Baths, Sleeps 22, 5 king, 2 queen, 2 twin, 1 bunk, 2 sofa bed

Located in Cape May Proper this large, wonderful cottage sleeps up to 22 adults: the 1st floor with 4 bedrooms/3 baths (sleeps 10) and the 2nd floor with 5 bedrooms/3 baths (sleeps 12). Both floors have ocean views from multiple rooms in the house. Come relax, enjoy, dine in, dine out, steps to the beach, steps to all the pleasures of Cape May and the gas lit streets.

This fully renovated, cozy and bright house will be your home away from home with all the comforts you need. Located 400 feet to the beach and a few short blocks to shopping, restaurants, Victorian Cape May and the Washington Street Mall. This house sleeps 2-22 adults in a 9 bedroom, 6 bath home with a kitchen, a dining room, a living room and laundry facilities on each floor. The first floor has a large covered front porch and a covered rear deck with ocean views. The second floor has a covered rear deck with ocean views.

This large, historical home has been completely renovated. The house features new ceramic tile, furniture, appliances, beds, bedding, carpet, paint, awnings, bikes, beach chairs and BBQ grill. This house is so close to the beach you will hear and see the ocean roar while relaxing on the rear decks. Enjoy your morning coffee watching the sunrise from the rear decks or stroll 400' feet to the beach and promenade to watch the sunrise or sunset over the ocean. Both are magnificent. There are also two outside showers and a hose for rinsing off after a relaxing day on the beach.

Cape May is a unique and wonderful seaside resort town with a spectacular beach, fabulous fishing and numerous outstanding restaurants.

Cape May is also known for its historical and colorful Victorian homes and its antique shops. Cape May offers narrated horse drawn carriage rides and open air trolley tours. Seasonal events include Jazz Festivals, Craft Shows, Vineyard Tours, Home Tours, Strawberry Festival, Peach Festival, Lima Bean Festival, Wine Festival, Film Festival, Victorian Fair, Art Shows, Antique Car Shows, Independence Day Parade, Halloween Parade, Christmas Parade and even a Pet Parade.

No other shore community meets the needs or wants of visitors than Cape May does because Cape May is conveniently located 10 minutes to Wildwood, 15 minutes to Stone Harbor, 20 minutes to Avalon, 25 minutes to Sea Isle City, 35 minutes to Ocean City and 45 minutes to Atlantic City. All are great seaside towns with more activities than you could ever conquer.

It is customary in Cape May for guests to bring their own towels and sheets however, for your convenience, we can provide the towels and/or sheets as follows: 44 bath towels, 36 wash cloths, 16 hand towels, 20 beach towels, 9 dish towels and 6 bath mats - towel cost $250.00. Sheets can be provided as follows: 5 king, 2 queen, 3 twin, 3 full (includes sheets for both sofa beds) - sheet cost $250.00. Our rental also includes use of 24 bikes (kids bikes with training wheels are available upon request), 20 beach chairs, 2 beach carts, 2 beach umbrellas and a wagon (also available upon request) for the little ones at no additional charge.

More Details

Owner
Kevin Soler
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

About Kevin Soler

Hi, we are Kevin and Debbie Soler and our goal is to make your stay at our vacation homes exceptional. Also pictured is our niece who loves visiting us in Cape May. She especially loves the Cape May County Zoo and the Horse & Carriage Tours in the downtown area. We are also parents to two small dogs; Smokey, a poodle/daschund mix that we rescued in Arizona and Marco, a toy poodle who rules the roost. All of us love exploring Cape May and you may see us walking around on your visit to one of our fantastic homes. We love the beach and the ocean and our entire family has fond memories of time spent in Cape May and all the nearby oceanside communities including Wildwood, Stone Harbor, Sea Isle City, Ocean City and the many towns in between. Visit Cape May and we guarantee that you and your family will create your own fond memories and if you have any questions about Cape May or our homes, please call or email us and we will be happy to help you in any way we can.

Kevin Soler purchased this house in 2010

Why Kevin Soler chose Historic District

We love Cape May so much that this is our fourth purchase in the Cape May area; 3 of which are vacation rentals. Feel free to ask us about our other vacation rentals and we will be happy to schedule a preview for you

We chose this house for its spaciousness and its ocean views and so we could attempt to satisfy all the reservations we have not been able to fill with our first two vacation homes. This home offers you the chance to bring several generations of family together. You can rent the entire house to sleep up to 22 adults or in the off season rent just the first floor which will sleep 2-10 adults. Each floor consists of its own kitchen, dining room, living room and laundry facilities.

What makes this house unique

You will be cradled in comfort with the newly installed central air and heat. No other home in Cape May has 3 kitchens and 5 king beds in over 4200 square feet. We enjoy watching the sunrise and the frolicking dolphins from the rear decks and dining area. It is also great to have a back yard for a barbecue and for the little ones to run around. We love walking the gas lit streets of Cape May, picture taking and imagining what it would have been like to reside there at the turn of the century and wondering whom would come out from one of the wonderful Victorian homes with their vivid display of colors and decorations. Christmas must have been a special season in days gone by, as it is today in Cape May. It is a great place to walk hand in hand and to fall in love all over again. We really love being able to walk to some of the finest restaurants in the country. Its your turn to explore this unique and beautiful town. Come stay, relax and enjoy all of what Cape May has to offer.

Amenities

Historic District House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4279 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • Max. adults: 22
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1st flr front king - toilet , shower , private bath w/shower
    1st flr rear king - toilet , shower , private bath w/shower
    1st flr middle king - toilet , combination tub/shower , direct access to bath w/tub, shower & laundry
    2nd flr front - toilet , shower , hallway bath w/shower
    2nd flr middle - toilet , combination tub/shower , hallway bath w/tub, shower & laundry
    2nd flr rear - toilet , combination tub/shower , hallway bath w/ tub & shower
  • The middle bathrooms on each floor are equipped with a set of Whirlpool Duet (HE) stacked washer & dryer. We provide laundry pods and dryer sheets. (including clear & free pods for sensitive ones). Two outside showers are fully enclosed. Home runs on three hot water heaters enabling all showers to be operated at the same time. All bathrooms, bedding, furniture and appliances are new & kept updated which is one reason our guests keep returning. New water and drain lines to all plumbing fixtures is also new. We kept some of the old intricacies but updated all the essentials to insure you have modern day comforts in a place known for its step back into time.
Bedrooms:
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • 1st flr bunk w/shared bath - 1 twin/ single , single over full bunk(1st floor)
    2nd flr front queen - 1 queen , 2nd floor
    2nd flr front twin - 2 twin/ single , 2 single beds (2nd floor)
    1st flr rear king w/private bath, room for pack & play - 1 king , Private Bath(1st floor), room for pack & play
    1st flr front king w/private bath, room for pack & play - 1 king , Private Bath(1st floor), room for a pack & play
    2nd flr front king, room for 2 pack & plays - 1 king , 2nd floor, room for 2 pack & plays
    2nd flr rear king, room for 2 pack & plays - 1 king , 2nd floor, room for 2 pack & plays
    2nd flr middle queen, room for a pack & play - 1 queen , 2nd floor, room a pack & play
    Convertible Bed - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Full size sleeper sofa in living room of each floor
    1st flr king w/shared bath/adjoins common bath - 1 king , Bath adjoins BR (1st floor)
  • 9 Total bedrooms - 1st floor consists of 4 bedrooms, 3 with king beds 2 of these have private baths, the 3rd king bedroom has direct access to a shared full bath, the 4th bedroom contains a twin over full bunk with hallway access to the shared full bath. The sectional sofa in the living room contains a full size sleeper. 2nd floor consists of 5 bedrooms, 2 with king beds, 2 with queen beds, and one with 2 twin beds. The sectional sofa in the living room contains a full size sleeper. Most of the bedrooms are large enough to set up a Pack-N-Play. There are 3 hallway baths on the 2nd floor. All baths are new & 2 baths have a tub/shower combo & the 3rd bath has a ceramic tile shower. All furniture, bedding and mattresses are new. For your convenience, linens (towels & sheets) can be provided as follows: 44 bath towels, 36 wash cloths, 16 hand towels, 20 beach towels, 9 dish towels, 6 bath mats - cost $250.00. Sheets: 5 king, 2 queen, 3 twin & 3 full (includes sofa beds) - Cost $250.00
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Porch Furniture
  • Tennis ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 24 bicycles
  • 20 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Included w/rental: use of 24 bikes, 20 beach chairs, 2 beach umbrellas, 2 beach carts, 6 beach blankets, large propane grill, wagon (by request) for small children (not for beach use) and more. Towels can be provided as follows, cost $250.00 - 44 bath towels, 36 wash cloths, 16 hand towels, 20 beach towels, 9 dish towels, 6 bath mats. Sheets can be provided as follows, cost $250.00 - 5 king, 2 queen, 3 twin, 3 full (includes bunk and sofa beds).

Reviews

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400 feet to beach - 9 bedrooms, 6 baths, 3 kitchens, 24 bikes, 20 beach chairs
average rating of 4.9722223 based on 72 reviews
5

The home is beautiful, perfect in every way !!

  • 5 of 5

We fell in love with this house ( home ) the moment we walked in the front door ! We as a group of 14, have stayed in many vacation homes together,none as spectacular as this.

This house is equipped with everything and anything you need for a fantastic week.

Kevin was very informative & accommodating,a pleasure during entire rental. I highly recommend this home.

This home & location are a 10++++

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Come stay & enjoy a wonderful vacation at our Sea Dragon Cottage.
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5

Wonderful .. Beautiful .. Spotless .. Five stars!

  • 5 of 5

This is our fourth year at this beautiful cottage by the sea. Kevin is wonderful to work with and answers your calls, emails or texts immediately. The porches are perfect! My large family is so comfortable, rain or shine, this is our spot!!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Girls week in Cape May

  • 5 of 5

Thank you to Kevin (the owner) for providing such a great home for us to have our Girls week in Cape May. We had 22 women of all ages and so enjoyed the house and the area. We have been getting together each October for 20 plus years. With the 9 bedrooms and 6 baths plus all the amenities in the house, we couldn't have asked for more. Will be returning next October for more fun and laughs!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect vacation with family in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

Best managed rental in Cape May by Kevin and wife Debbie!! They provide a well kept property with all the conveniences of home! We're already looking forward to next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Family reunion summer place!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week with 21 family members in August 2017. There is plenty of space and large bedrooms, everyone loved the house and all the wonderful amenities! The bikes and beach chairs are wonderful and everything is so clean and organized everywhere in the house.

We highly recommend this location!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It doesn't get any better!!

  • 5 of 5

Thoughtful, helpful touches throughout the cottage were made even more special by the meticulously clean and spacious accommodations. We have already booked for next year. (Be advised that if several family members bring vehicles, parking can be a bit of a challenge.)

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great headline. Thanks for the feedback & enjoying our cottage. We encourage all our guests to utilize our driveway for parking up to 4 cars. Two more cars can park on the street directly in front of our home. Our entire street and surrounding streets are non-metered parking for everyone that enjoys the Cape May beaches. We are beach block; 400' to sun & sand. We encourage all our guests to use the driveway parking that we we provide, it's just easier and not a challenge.
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Harry's Ocean Bar & Grille
"Guest love the beach service. Breakfast, lunch & dinner. Nightly specials. Bar service. Liqu..."
Zoe's Beachfront Eatery
"Great spot for outdoor dining, no dress code, bathing suits are just fine. Breakfast and lun..."
Washington Inn
"Great fine dining. "
Uncle Bill's Pancake House
"Guests love the pancakes!! "
Ocean View Restaurant
"Family dining. Great little secret in Cape May. Good food at a reasonable price, beach front. "
Ugly Mug Bar & Restaurant
"Guest recommended. "
Pilot House -- CLOSED
"Great find downtown off behind the Washington Street shops. "
Freda's Cafe
"Wonderful intimate place for couples. Menu is always great. "
Rosa Cucina Restaurant -- CLOSED
"Many guests recommend this as one of their favorites. "
410 Bank Street
"Should be a ten star. This has to be our favorite special place. "
Inn of Cape May
"Nice place for a family dinner, never disappointing. "
Hemingway's at The Grand Hotel
"Land & Sea Buffet on Thursday evenings, this may be the best buy for the dollar. Reservation..."
The Lobster House
"Everyones favorite from dining on the Harbor, Breakfast at the Coffee Bar, fresh seafood sto..."
McGlade's on the Pier
"Beach dining, breakfast, lunch always something wonderful here. "
Godmothers Restaurant
"We are told this is a four star never disappointing restaurant. "
Dock Mike's Pancake House
"Great pancakes and breakfast."
Bella Vida Garden Cafe
"Locals frequent here often. "
Westside Market
"Great place for subs, sandwiches, breakfast sandwiches, fresh cuts of meat."
Vincenzo's Little Italy 2
"Great reasonably priced Italian Restaurant."
Lucky Bones
"Guest recommended. "
Panico's
"Many guests recommend this Italian Restaurant. There is always a line at this spot."
George's Place
"Located in Cape May not North Cape May. Recently on Diners Drive Ins and Dives, Guy Fieri re..."
Cape May Convention Hall
"http://www.discovercapemaynj.com/ "
Nearest Airport
44 Miles
Atlantic City 44 miles, Philadelphia Intl 98 miles
Nearest Barpub
Harry's in Montreal Hotel, Rest, Bar, Liquor Store
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Cape May Lewes Ferry - 10 minute drive
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Cape May National
Nearest Train
44 Miles
Atlantic City
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Exit 1 of Garden State Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
Harry's in Montreal Hotel, Rest, Bar Liquor Store
Nearest Beach
Madison Avenue & Beach Ave - 400 feet
Car: not necessary

Cape May is a unique and wonderful seaside resort town with a spectacular beach, fabulous fishing and many outstanding restaurants. Cape May is also known for its historical and colorful Victorian homes and its antique shops. Cape May offers narrated horse drawn carriage rides and open air trolley tours. Seasonal events include Jazz Festivals, Craft Shows, Vineyard Tours, Home Tours, Strawberry Festival, Peach Festival, Lima Bean Festival, Wine Festival, Film Festival, Victorian Fair, Art Shows, Antique Car Shows, Independence Day Parade, Halloween Parade, Christmas Parade and even a Pet Parade.

No other shore community meets the needs or wants of visitors than Cape May does since Cape May is conveniently located 10 minutes to Wildwood, 15 minutes to Stone Harbor, 20 minutes to Avalon, 25 minutes to Sea Isle City, 35 minutes to Ocean City and 45 minutes to Atlantic City. All are great seaside towns with more activities than you could ever conquer.

Other Activities: Boating, Parasailing, Basketball Court, Miniature Golf, Shopping, Kayaking, Health/Beauty Spa, Racquetball, Hot Air Ballooning, Whale Watching, Upscale Dining, Live Theater, Live Music and Festivals Galore

Golf: Many wonderful golf courses are located within minutes of Cape May. Cape May National Golf Club, Shore Gate Golf Club, Stone Harbor Golf Club and many more.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Phone number on inquiries = a quick response to your inquiry. Minimum rate for all reservations is $2,400.00 + $500.00 refundable security deposit then nightly rates apply. Memorial Day weekend, Labor Day weekend and the first weekend in June minimum rate is $4,500.00 for the weekend. There are no additional charges; no cleaning or out charges. **Payment plans for full weekly rentals are available. Example: $500.00 initial payment then 4 additional payments. A complete payment schedule is provided with quotes. Please request quote to verify the rates and payment plans because HomeAway, VRBO & Vacation Rental sites limit the ability to display full rates and payment plans on their sites. Furthermore, these sites do not permit us to reflect the full payment plans that are available to you. For quick answers to your questions you may call at anytime 610-360-5097 or email Kevin at Kevin@Solerproperties.com for rate confirmation and payment plan info. We accept check over the phone, Master Card & Visa. Auto draft of payments is also available and statements for payments made are always emailed to you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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