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“If you truly want relaxation time, this is the place.”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Angel of the Sea

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Angel of the Sea
Ranked #4 of 39 Cape May B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Hopewell Junction, New York
2 reviews
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“If you truly want relaxation time, this is the place.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2011

I heard a guest were complaining about something & apparrantly, the guest check in service was very rude, a total welcoming, very very nice, made you felt very welcomed, no pressure, made you feel like your pampered. Wow, we brung some wine back & asked for wine glasses & they were very nice about that. If you had leftovers they offered to put it in the fridge. When we were about to leave, my husband had asked if we could leave our car in there parking lot to walk down to the ocean & they said yes. There was no pressure on what time we had to pull our car out. When you go into town of cape may, meters are up & urge you to put extra quarters in the meter just to be on the safe side. Be kind & leave your housekeeper a tip because they make up your room & make sure your room is cozy. A wonderful wonderful place. If you want to splurge money for a big room, then id suggest you get a big room for you & your spouse & if your the kind of person who isnt the splurging type, book the room that we had room 1 on the 1st floor & you like outdoors then room 1 is the room for you. Advice, cape may fish market has very good food for a good price & BYOB helps you to keep little extra money in your pocket. I could go on but so much. Ask around down there. Yes, everybody has there own private bathroom. Wish you luck & have a lovely time in cape may, new jersey. I & my husband sure did have an awesome time.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled on business
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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Saratoga Springs, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2011

In addition to location, a great staff that meets all your wants, clean and inviting rooms, the daily breakfasts, high tea, and wine and cheese party make this location a must do.

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  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Fords, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2011

Angel of the Sea is the best bed and breakfast ever. From the minute you walk in you are treated just like family. The staff is amazing. Everyone from the front desk, cooks and the ladies who clean your room make you feel welcome. You feel just like you are at home. You almost forget that you are in a hotel and may walk out into the parlor in your pajamas. The food is absolutely amazing. The breakfasts and tea time treats are all homemade. The Angel is a must if you every decide to visit Cape May.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled with family
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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2011

The entire way home from the Angel of the Sea, my friends and I couldn't stop talking about the wonderful experience we had together. The service was warm and personable and the food was phenomenal! We each made another reservation before we left and now make it a tradition to visit this bed and breakfast. Kudos to all those who made our stay the most enjoyable time!

  • Stayed January 2011, travelled with friends
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Hanover, PA
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2011

My husband and I have been spending from the day after Christmas until the day after New Year's since 1992 and we LOVE this place. The staff has always been friendly, accommodating, and helpful. The breakfasts are out of this world, and the teas and wine and cheese times are great. This year we trekked through the blizzard to get to the Angel. Out of concern for our safety, the staff had tried to reach us earlier in the day to give us the option to reschedule, but we had already left. Once we arrived, we were treated like royalty, and were afforded all the amenities such as wine and cheese and tea even though we were the only people there. Our room is super, however, it's the staff and other guests that keep us coming back.

  • Stayed December 2010, travelled as a couple
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2010

My wife and I stay at the Angel all year around. The rooms are beautiful and clean. The Angel is steps from the beach. Included are beach chairs and umbrellas, a beach towel and bicycles. At 4:00 pm they serve tea, coffee and an assortment of homemade cookies and pastries. At 5:00 pm there is wine and cheese with crakers, dip, and juices. The following morning there is a full breakfast. With their specials the Angel is #1 in our book.

  • Stayed December 2010, travelled as a couple
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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2010

If you are not a smoker this is not the place for you, every inch of the porches and balconies is filled with smokers - we could not use our shared balcony for one minute because of the smoke. The guest space downstairs is a combo of office/reservation center, very noisy, staff on phone (loudly) most of the time, and it is also a "gift shop" so you do not feel it is a place you can read quietly or relax. If you want to sit outside in the morning with a plate of fresh fruit they do not allow you to do that, but in the evening when they put out really bad cheap cheese and cut up vegetatbles, you can take the plate of vegetables out onto the porch - how bizarre - staff could be hear complaining about guests and other staff members. Food is plentiful but really really low quality. Victorian accents in the downstairs and in most of the rooms are the synthetic Made in China variety. Basically full of trailer park kind of people. So if you are a low class smoker who likes fake cheese, this is the place for you!

  • Stayed October 2010, travelled as a couple
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Ron S, Owner at Angel of the Sea, responded to this review, 22 August 2015
We are new owners (as of May of 2015). This review is 5 years old but here are some changes we've made within our first 90 days of the summer 2015 season:

Smoking is no longer permitted anywhere inside or outside on any of the porches.
A designated smoking area with all new patio furniture has been provided on the side patio.
A full bountiful breakfast is now served on the porch (weather permitting) in addition to the dining room. We serve imported cheeses and other delicacies. We make regular trips to buy many of these items on Arthur Ave (a little Italy section of the Bronx). If you haven't visited us lately, you'll be pleasantly surprised. We look forward to serving our wonderful guests every day.

Ron, Theresa and the staff.
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Property: Angel of the Sea
Address: 5 Trenton Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-2735
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 39 B&Bs / Inns in Cape May
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Angel of the Sea 3*
Number of rooms: 27
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Award-winning Victorian Bed & Breakfast Inn located opposite the ocean. Your stay includes full breakfast service, afternoon tea service and evening wine and cheese service. We also offer free use of bicycles, beach towels, beach chairs and beach umbrellas. ... more   less 
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