We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Thorn and the Rose

Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Cape May
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

8 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 8: English reviews
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 February 2011

We stayed at Thorn and the rose with or 2 small children. The suite was comfortable and was clean. The back deck was great to relax on when the children went to bed. There were sand pails for the children and beach chairs for the adults You can walk to everything from here.. I enjoyed being able to get fresh... More 

1 Thank tearose99
Endicott, New York
Level Contributor
33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2010

Photo on web site is misleading. wanted to run as soon as I went into the place..... Kitchen does not have an oven and the gas grill was not working. Very few pots and pans to use. Had to vacuum the minute I got there and I found food and a dirty sock under my sons soon to be bed.... More 

1 Thank kittyfink

Travellers are raving about these Cape May hotels

New Jersey
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2009

On the positive side the location is great! The price is reasonable. The place needs a lot of TLC. A fresh coat of paint, inside and out is needed. Even the wicker chairs were in dire need of white wash - along with new cushions. When you go away on vacation, even if you're looking for a "deal", you expect... More 

1 Thank SparkyRidge
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2008

the thorn and rose is very conveniently located 1 block from the beach. there is only street parking which was difficult to find at times with all the beacj goers avoiding the parking meters. the accommodations were sufficient for my stay. we were not looking for anything fancy and we received it. having a kitchen was very convenient- i never... More 

Thank barnesrules
Erie, PA
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 August 2008

We spent a week in the "Rosebud Cottage' in the back of the main house. It met our needs. I was looking for a family-friendly place, really affordable, near the beach and within walking distance to the Washington Street Mall. The Thorn and the Rose met all of my requirements. My kids are 5 and 8. They thought the place... More 

Thank kcraig68
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 May 2008

Yes, the decor is outdated and the mattresses are old...however, my two bedroom suite was just perfect for what we needed. There was a full kitchen... though I had to rewash all of the pots and pans before I used them, there were efficient accommodation's available to make dinner. My husband and I enjoyed sitting on the private deck at... More 

1 Thank Mommy0628
Level Contributor
61 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2007

The pros first: A great location, and a nice innkeeper. However, the cons far outweigh the pros. We had a small one bedroom apartment with a kitchenette. It is not really a working kitchen since it just comes with a two burner stovetop and no oven. The rates are reasonable for Cape May, $185 a night. The apartment was dingy... More 

1 Thank momwantstotravel
Mt. Airy, MD
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2007

Let's start with the positives: 1) Their location is a short block away from the beach, and easy walking distance from the Washington Street Mall shops and restaurants; 2) They accept kids of any age. The negatives, however, outweigh the positives. For starters, the mattresses in the Cottage in which we stayed HAD to be 30+ years old (remember the... More 

1 Thank ZooGal

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing


Room types
  • Kitchenette
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfect for families, this inn offers apartments and suites, with decks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thorn and the Rose

Address: 822 Stockton Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-2447
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Kitchenette Restaurant
Price Range: £107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Thorn And The Rose Cape May, New Jersey

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Thorn and the Rose staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?