Gingerbread House, Cape May, New Jersey

Built in 1869, the Gingerbread House is one of the eight Stockton Row Cottages situated in Cape May's Historic District, that has been meticulously and elegantly restored. This charming Victorian house is loaded with gingerbread woodwork, incorporating the innkeeper's talents and craftsmanship. His creations include the double entrance doors of teakwood with beveled glass and upgraded bathrooms of teakwood and corian counters. Victorian furnishings, lace curtains, period wallpaper, original Cape May watercolors by Fred's mother, award winning photographs and classical music provide a lovely atmosphere with friendly service and attention to detail. Breakfast, afternoon tea, beach tags, fireplace, private and shared bathrooms, and wicker-filled guest veranda. One-half block from the beach and walking distance to restaurants and shopping.

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Owners: Joan & Fred Echevarria
Open Since: 1980
We Accept: Checks, Mastercard and Visa
Price Range: Check with owner as prices may vary
Inncentives™ Discount for InnSite Users: Midweek discounts - April, May, September, October, November & December

No. of Rooms With Private Bath: 6
No. of Rooms With Shared Bath: 3
Dates Closed, if Any: Jan - March

Location: In small town and Near beach

Amenities: Air conditioning, Antiques, Full breakfast, Balcony, Private porch, No smoking, Children possible, Suites available and Discounts/specials available

Sight-Seeing: Museum, Art galleries, Historical site/district, Historical village/park and Zoo

Water Sports: Kayak rentals, Swimming, Motorboat rentals, Fishing charters and Fishing

Other Sports: Golf, Tennis and Bike rentals

Out In The Town: Antique shops/malls, Shopping district and Concerts

Out In Nature: Hiking trails, Parks, Nature preserves, Birdwatching, Stargazing and Beach

Rides & Tours: Horse-drawn carriage rides, Whale watching, Train rides, Excursion boats/cruises and Wilderness cruises

Memberships: (* = organization inspected the inn, + = organization is PAAAC approved) Historic Accommodations of Cape May, Cape May Bed & Breakfast Association

Area Attractions:
Emlem Physick Estate, Cape May Lighthouse, Nature Center, Cold Spring Village, Historic District Variety Tours, Christmas Events, Birding Hotspot on the East Coast, Golf

These recreational facilities and attractions are all within 3 miles of Gingerbread House.

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Gingerbread House Contact Information

28 Gurney Street
Cape May, New Jersey 08204
United States
FAX: 609-884-1825 (April-Dec)
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4 stars (2 ratings)

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