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Historic Coastal-Style Cottage

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Two story house, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 6)

A historic coastal-style cottage that has been tastefully restored and expanded in West Cape May. This 3 BR/2 BA home is positioned to maintain privacy and is within minutes of downtown Cape May and its beaches.

Classic architectural characteristics include: cedar clapboard siding, slate pathways, natural landscaping, interior plantation shutters and hardwood flooring.

The first level offers a living room with a vaulted ceiling, a closet in the main hallway, a master bedroom with walk-in closet, and a tiled bathroom. The kitchen has a center-island and the dining room has a unique coffered ceiling. Both rooms offer French doors that lead to the 3-season screened/glassed solarium.

The second level incorporates two bedrooms (with built-in wall units), a bathroom and a closet in the hallway.

Interior amenities include natural gas forced hot air heat, central air conditioning, ceiling fans and skylights.

Exterior amenities include an outdoor shower, storage shed guests, private rear yard and stone driveway for off-street parking.

More Details

Owner
Owner / Property Manager
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Owner / Property Manager

We have visited Cape May for the last 12 years with our 2 boys. We started out at the camp grounds, then rented a house and most recently stayed in hotels on Beach Avenue. Each year we talked about how wonderful it would be to have a little piece of Cape May to call our own. This is a second home for us, not an investment property. We enjoy Cape May and love what every season brings. We have decided to make our home available to others so that you too, can enjoy all that Cape May has to offer.

Owner / Property Manager purchased this house in 2012

Why Owner / Property Manager chose Cape May

This house is tastefully decorated with all of the comforts of home. There are an abundance of windows making this a bright and sunny home. Our 3 season Solarium allows you to enjoy the outdoors with complete privacy (compliments of the surrounding bamboo). Enjoy your morning coffee/tea while you enjoy a book/newspaper in a wicker rocking chair. There is no better way to start your day.

What makes this house unique

We have beach tags available for our guests to use. The shed is available for our guests to store bikes, beach gear and/or surf boards.

Various paper products are available for your convenience (toilet paper, tissues & paper towels).

The Kitchen is stocked with various panry items (spices, condiments, saran wrap, foil, baggies etc.) - we just ask that items depleted are replaced.

A fitness center and Health/Beauty Spa are within a block.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Historic District in Cape May

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , spacious linen closet & skylight
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Guest must bring their own bath and beach towels. A hair dryer is available.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , large walk-in closet, full length mirror and alarm clock
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Built-in closet (hangers and shelves for clothing) and alarm
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Built-in closet (hangers and shelves for clothing) and alarm
  • Guest must bring their own sheets. Pillows and blanket are provided.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
6 beach tags provided to access Cape May beaches Various paper products are available for your convenience (toilet paper, tissues & paper towels)

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Historic Coastal-Style Cottage
average rating of 4.92 based on 50 reviews
5

A little slice of heaven!!

  • 5 of 5

Staying at the Hurley House was one of the best vacations in Cape May our family has ever had! From the moment we walked in the door, we fell in love! The house was immaculate and beautifully decorated. So warm and inviting.

Everything we could of asked for was there.....even our beach badges!! So thoughtful.....

We love this area of West Cape May. It's a short walk to everything....restaurants, charming shops and the beach.

The only downside was that we weren't there long enough!

We're already looking forward to next summer and our stay at this gem of a house!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This review warmed my heart. So glad that Hurley House will be part of family vacation memories!
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5

The Hurley House is fantastic! It's not your typical shore rental; it's a beautiful seaside home!

  • 5 of 5

The house is a home away from home! It is furnished beautifully, well stocked with everything you need and filled with Cape May charm. I have rented this home a couple of times and already booked for 2018.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This makes all the effort into sharing our home worth while. Repeat guests feel like a part of our extended family and so glad to have them return!
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5

Our Week at Hurley House

  • 5 of 5

My family spent a wonderful week at the Hurley House. The house was beautiful and in a peaceful, quiet neighborhood. We were in walking distance to the Promenade excellent restaurants Ugly Mug and Delaney's. I would also recommend Panico's, the food was fantastic. I would definitely recommend staying here, and hope to return again. The house was centrally located to all Cape May had to offer.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate the positive review and hope that each guest review posted helps others decide if Hurley House is right place for them during their stay in Cape May.
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5

Beautiful house in great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week at the Hurley House (July 2017). Beautiful, clean house with all of the amenities our small family needed. We walked to the beach, promenade and restaurants every day (a little bit of a walk but we enjoyed it - with bikes it would have been a complete breeze, maybe when our kids are a little older!). We highly recommend the house - the kitchen was great, there were games and books for the kids, the AC worked great, and the owners provided little things like hand soap, paper towels, toilet paper, and some kitchen staples which were really appreciated. Our only comment would be the lack of channels on the TV (we only used the master bedroom TV). It seemed like there was no cable? That might be something future guests would want to know. In any case, a minor thing that did not detract from the amazing week we had in Cape May - we hope to return again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate the wonderful review and the feedback about the cable. We apologize for the lack of TV channels. It was not our intention to have the basic cable package available for our summer guests. We are contacting our cable provider this evening so that can be corrected.
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5

Will stay at the Hurley House again

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Hurley House. It's nicely decorated and was well-stocked with everything we needed during our week in Cape May. It's in a quiet neighborhood...a little off the beaten path...but close enough to the beach and Washington St that we could be there in a couple of minutes by car...and walk-able/bike-able if you're up for a little exercise. There are great restaurants nearby (recommend Panico's which is really close)and Willow Creek winery is only about a mile away (they had a dinner & comedy event during our visit). We definitely recommend the Hurley House as a great home-base for enjoying all that Cape May has to offer.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect in every way

  • 5 of 5

Spotless home that showed the owner had put thought into what might be needed, helpful, or fun during a stay away. The fenced yard gave our toddler grandson a place to roam but be safe and our teenage daughter loved having her own TV. The home is close enough to the beach and shops to walk or bike ride. We will definitely rent this again on our next visit to Cape May.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We truly did try to think of everything to make sharing our house a pleasant experience for our guests. We are glad you found that to be true. There is a TV in every bedroom and also one in the solarium; which is where we have a DVD player as well.
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Location

Car: not necessary

Dolphin Watching can be enjoyed from the beach.

If you prefer beer over wine, check out the Cape May Brewery.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Historic District, South NJ Shore

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
16 Jun 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,020
for 7 nights
£2,020
 
 
Fall
11 Sep 2017 - 30 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£699
for 3 nights
From
£233
£1,554
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£874
for 3 nights
From
£291
£2,020
 

Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £155.36

Security Deposit of $200 due with final payment.
Weekend rates available throughout the year... excluding the summer months (Minimum 3 nights).
Until rental is confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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