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Geoff and Mary Lou

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english

Open the windows and hear the surf! Just a 2 minute walk to ocean and boardwalk.

18 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Cape May House Rental Photos and Description

CAPE MAY BEACH HOUSE - Three bedroom, two bath, screened porch, dog friendly.

CHECK OUT THE VIDEO TOUR OF THE HOUSE ON THIS SITE! This spacious home has a large yard and two-car driveway. The master bedroom with a king size bed and en suite full bath is on the main floor. The two other bedrooms have two twin-beds each, and are on the top floor, which also has another full bath with shower. The newly remodeled and fully equipped kitchen walks out to a beautiful, large screened-in porch with a ceiling fan. An outside shower is just a few steps from the deck. The house is a short two minute walk to the ocean and a few blocks to town center. The comfortable sitting room has a 46' smart TV, and there is a tv in each bedroom with access to Comcast cable and high speed internet. The dining room has books and games and a table with seating for six, and the adjacent living room provides comfortable seating as well. Be sure to look at the last video on the 'photos, links and video' page for a video tour of the house. Housebroken, well trained dogs are welcome.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Geoff and Mary Lou (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Why Geoff and Mary Lou chose Cape May

This roomy, comfortable and well equipped 3 bedroom, 2 bath Cape Cod style house is the perfect vacation house. It's ideally located - very close to the ocean, boardwalk and the center of town.

What makes this house unique

Fantastic location, bright and sunny house. The new high efficiency A/C window units keep the whole house very cool! The house is close to everything. Just a short walk to the beach, boardwalk, restaurants, bars and Washington St. Mall. Bring your bikes and ride to the Lobster House and fishing and boating harbor areas. Cape May is only 45 minute away from the great shows and gambling of Atlantic City!

Reviews

4.7
based on 18 traveler reviews

Open the windows and hear the surf! Just a 2 minute walk to ocean and boardwalk.
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 18 reviews
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our stay in Cape May over the Easter holiday. The house was very convenient and walking distance to restaurants, shops and beach. The house was charming, and had all the amenities needed to make our stay very enjoyable. There is a well-stocked, large updated kitchen that made meal-prep very pleasant. There is wi-fi and plenty of TVs to make entertainment a breeze. They also had a large selection of books and games. The overall feeling while we were there was that we were in a "home-away from home". I highly recommend this property and I'm sure we will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from our fabulous trip to Cape May! The weather was beautiful, sunny and warm enough to take advantage of the beach but crisp in the evenings for long walks. And what can I say about this home - and I do mean home, because it felt like a home. Geoff and Mary Lou have a lovely, character filled home in an ideal spot in Cape May. We rarely needed a car. Everything was an easy walk away. And despite being just 6 or 7 minutes from the action along the mall, the neighborhood is quiet and picturesque. The house itself was even better than we expected. The kitchen is beautiful and came equipped with everything I needed. The house is spacious - we didn't use the upstairs bedrooms, but they were bright and welcoming. The master bedroom was lovely as well. But I think our favorite spot was on the screened in porch off the kitchen. Our dog spent countless hours watching the rabbits and squirrels on the lawn. All in all, we were thrilled with our stay. I would rent again in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A true gem!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had to find a new pet friendly rental location in 2015 as the former house we were renting for nearly 10+ years was removed from the rental market. We came across this house and were skeptical about renting from an online website. The owners were just great. I spoke to Mary Lou and she answered all of our questions and made the process for booking and chedking in so so simple. The house is perfect! Very clean, very well maintained, very well stocked (if you cook, which we don't while on vacation!) and in the perfect location for walking to everything Cape May has to offer. The screened in porch is a great perk, there is room under the porch to store bikes, etc.! We are definitely renting this house again next year, hopefully for two weeks if they are available. A true GEM!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Good deal /great spot

  • 3 of 5

We stayed here with our 5 year old twins and my mother. Great location! 2.5 blocks from beach and a 10 minute walk to the shops & restaurants of Washington mall. The house is spacious and had everything e need. A beach cart might have been nice. Not sure whether you need a beach tag since we were there in the off season. Owners were nice to work with. Would def stay here again!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great House/Terrific Owners

  • 5 of 5

I can’t say enough good things about the owner Mary Lou. My family planned to rent during the Christmas season however due to an unexpected death we were unable to vacation. Without hesitation, Mary Lou said we could pick another week. I can’t thank her enough for her compassion and for making a difficult time much easier.

As for the house, it’s spacious and has a lot of working areas. I was able to work during the morning hours in the dining room as the rest of my family watched TV and ate breakfast without disturbing me. The house is very clean and comfortable. They even have throw blankets in the TV room for the evenings when it gets a little cooler. The kitchen is well stocked with cooking appliances and again is very spacious. It was nice to have a small section of deck uncovered so that we could catch a little bit of sun—and not have to go to the beach. The location is good, just two blocks from the beach. The neighborhood is quiet and in the mornings and evenings you can hear the ocean with the windows open. If I need to rent in Cape May again, I will look here first for an opening.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

wonderful home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time renting this vacation home and we cannot say enough about it! Convenient to the beach, shopping and restaurants and absolutely perfect for a family with a young child. The games were well used by our son and the amazing kitechen was well used by us!

If your looking for a home away from home, this is the perfect place!

  • Submitted: May 10, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
Atlantic City at 45 mi, Cape May Airport at 10 mi
Nearest Barpub
Several Nearby at less than 1/2 mile
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Cape May-Lewes
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Cape May National Golf Club - Highly rated, public
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Atlantic City
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Garden State Parkway Exit Zero (Really!)
Nearest Restaurant
Several Nearby at less than 1/2 mile
Nearest Beach
Cape May Beach at 2 blocks
Car: not necessary

Beautiful Historic Cape May is the Nation's oldest Seaside Resort. It is bustling in the summer and quiet the rest of the year. In the off-season there are year round events ( google Cape May events) to keep you busy, and less than an hour's drive to Atlantic City. If you like quiet, no crowds, no traffic, come in the off-season.

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Rates & Availability

Cape May House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 27 2016 - May 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Early Summer
May 31 2016 - Jun 17 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 
 
Peak
Jun 18 2016 - Aug 26 2016
7 night minimum stay
$3,200
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 27 2016 - Sep 9 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 
 
Autumn 2016
Sep 10 2016 - Oct 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
$350
$2,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$350
$2,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125
Pet Fee $12
Property Damage Protection $79

We welcome 1 or 2 well-trained, housebroken, quiet, non-aggressive breeds of dogs over the age of 1 year, for a fee of $12 per day, $84 a week. (max amt. $100.00 per dog for periods longer than 1 wk). Please advise owner as to breed, size and age of dog with inquiries.
The change-over day in the off-season is flexible. During Peak Season, the change-over day is Saturday.

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Amenities

Cape May House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Town ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
  • The bathroom on the main floor has a tub/shower combination. It is attached to the master bedroom. The upstair bathroom has a shower, and is just a few steps from each of the bedrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Bring any or all of your own sheets and towels, or contact a linen service to provide them. There are many in town, including 'The Linen Ladies,' and others. Check their sites online for rates.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Yard
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We welcome well trained, housebroken dogs for a non-refundable fee of $12.00 per dog per day up to no more than $100.00 maximum for the stay. Sorry, no cats (due to allergies.)

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