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Highland House

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Eleanor Ogbin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highland House is not pet tolerant like most places they're pet FRIENDLY!!!! There's a difference. My friends and I had the best time with our dogs at Highland House. Dave and the girls were the best. We just love Terry too. They made us feel like we were in our own home. Thank you to Dave and his team for...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Hi EJ, Thank you for your review of the Highland House. Hearing that you feel as if you're in your own home is the nicest compliment you can give us. That's exactly what we hope all of our guests (4 legged too) feel. Thank you, thank you, thank you! I remember our phone conversation prior to your visit. You asked...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just got back from another fabulous trip to Highland House. Our fourth in two years. Dave and his staff go WAY over the top in providing a comfortable vacation that feels like visiting family. Highland house is far more than a "pet friendly" bed and breakfast, it is a warm and inviting place that combines lovely rooms and decor...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Hi Robyn, Thank you so much for your review of the Highland House. I am so relieved to hear that all of you enjoyed another stay with us. All of you and your beautiful pups were the first large group to stay with us since we've enlarged our front porch. It was nice to see all of you enjoying it...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay here several times each year and bring our dogs. Dave is one of the most gracious hosts I have ever had the pleasure of staying with. His breakfasts are delicious and the rooms are comfortable and cozy. We love the location and our dogs re always delighted to stay here too. This weekend was no exception....thanks Dave! We...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Hi Diane, Thank you so much for such a nice review of the Highland House and of your very kind words about me. This Winter we've completed some renovations that I hoped will continue to encourage our guests, both people and pets, to feel at home. Hearing that you enjoyed another visit pretty much tells me that our renovations accomplished...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We planned a weekend trip to Cape May from Baltimore with our dog, and long story short, we ended up leaving Highland House at 2 a.m. after laying in bed listening to barking dogs and an arguing couple through very thin walls. Our room didn't even have a fire detector, which was disconcerting. Driving for hours in the middle of...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Highland House. I'm sorry to read that the sound of barking and the sound of other guests arguing caused you to leave in the middle of the night. They must have been very loud for you to pack up and leave at 2am. My apologies. My apologies also for your concern regarding the...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I visited the Highland House with my mother who came from Germany. It was my mother's 75th birthday. I picked the b&b because it looked charming and we were able to bring our dog. I stayed many weekends in Cape May but never with our dog and this was our first time. I was rather excited to bring him along....

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Highland House. I'm very sorry that you were disappointed with your visit. Your Mom was a delight. I truly hope that her birthday was an enjoyable one. I remember the first morning of your visit. You spoke with the guests with the barking dog and thought that the issue was resolved. They felt...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My husband and I visited Cape May along with my mother-in-law and 2 dogs in August 2016 during an extreme heat wave (near 100 each day). We stayed in the Blue and Burgandy rooms which are on the 2nd floor and share a bathroom. This is an older home so it has all the expected quirks and charm of an...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Highland House and for selecting the Highland House for your getaway. I appreciate your honest review. Each year I try make some improvements to our place that our guests and their pets will enjoy. Your review has certainly given me some ideas that I have been working on this winter. Thanks so much....

Warwick, RI
Reviewed 2 November 2016

My parents stayed here for their 40th wedding anniversary. The owner, David, helped me treat my parents to an extra special weekend while they were there. It is clean, friendly, and the staff is super helpful. The best part was my parents could bring their dog. My dad loves his dog and he was so happy to take his dog...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Hi Nancy, Thanks so much for your review of your parent's stay at the Highland House. It's so nice to hear that they enjoyed their 40th anniversary. Our guests comfort, both people and pets, is very important to us. I'm glad to read that your folks and their dog had a great visit. We hope that they'll visit the Highland...

Sandy Hook, Connecticut
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Highland House is the perfect place to stay in Cape May if you vacation with your dogs. It's a very friendly place, well located and convenient to everything. Everyone at the house ( guests and managers ) are friendly and accommodating.

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Thank you so much for your review of the Highland House. We're glad to hear that you and your dogs enjoyed your visit. Dave / the Highland House

Reviewed 18 September 2016

From the hosts to the guests and grounds, it was a perfect homey vacation for us and our dog. Breakfast exceeded my expectations. There is plenty of gated space for the dogs to do their business. The room (the smallest there I think) was quaint and lovely, just big enough for two & a half. and opened onto a huge...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review of the Highland House. It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your visit enough to place another reservation. We've enlarged our front porch over the winter months and have made a few changes that we hope you'll enjoy as much as you did during this visit. Thanks so much for picking the Highland House...

Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We just returned from a lovely weekend at Highland House with our 7mo golden retriever. Considering the reasonable rates and pet-friendly policy I was pleasantly surprised at the cleanliness and comfort of the inn. It's abundantly clear that the staff work diligently to keep the rooms fresh. They were friendly without being intrusive, and prepared a yummy, hot breakfast each...

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Highland-House-Dave, Owner at Highland House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Highland House. It was so nice of you to take the time to write your opinion of our place. I'm very happy to read how much your enjoyed your visit and our place. It means so much to mean to read your kind and honest review. Thanks not just for your...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Highland House

Address: 131 Broadway, Cape May, NJ 08204-1264
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: £86 - £121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Highland House Hotel Cape May
Highland House Cape May, New Jersey
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