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The Beach Shack

Star Rating
3 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.3 / 5Excellent
328 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Cape May Stage
    7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Washington Street Mall
    8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Cape May Market
    10 min walk
  • Airport
    Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County)
    11 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-844-709-7928
  • Room (Surf Shack)

    Room Amenities

    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Room (Bunk Shack)

    Room Amenities

    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 2 Twin Beds
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Shack)

    Room Amenities

    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Family Room Plus

    Room Amenities

    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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About this area

Cape May

The Beach Shack is located on the waterfront and in an area with good shopping. Shoppers can check out Wildwood Boardwalk, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Sunset Beach and Wildwood Beach. Cape May Bird Observatory and Adventure Pier are also worth visiting.

4.9/5 guest location rating

Guests like it for

  • Walkable (95 reviews)
  • Easy parking (91 reviews)
  • Safe (73 reviews)

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Cape May Stage - 7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Washington Street Mall - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Cape May Market - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Cape May Model Trains - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Colonial House - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.) - 53 min drive

Restaurants

  • Rusty Nail – Ocean-view restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.

About this property

The Beach Shack

3-star hotel near the beach
When you stay at this beach hotel you can enjoy umbrellas and sun loungers. All 66 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Room service, coffee makers, and safes are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Beach Shack offers 66 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and coffee/tea makers. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.
This Cape May hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in April 2017.
The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This beach hotel also offers a seasonal outdoor pool, concierge services, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Onsite self parking is complimentary.
The Beach Shack is a smoke-free property.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a seasonal outdoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 10:00 PM.
If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: Congress Hall - 200 Congress Pl

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 25.0 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

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Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: 5 percent of room rate

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 25.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from June to September.

Property is also known as

  • Beach Shack
  • Beach Shack Cape May
  • Beach Shack Hotel
  • Beach Shack Hotel Cape May
  • Shack Beach
  • The Beach Shack Hotel
  • The Beach Shack Cape May
  • The Beach Shack Hotel Cape May

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–11:00 AM: USD 15-25 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Firepit

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Heating
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Activities

Where to eat

4.3

Excellent

5 - Excellent
156
4 - Good
135
3 - Okay
23
2 - Mediocre
9
1 - Poor
5
4.5
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

This is our fourth trip to the beach shack hotel in Cape May New Jersey , and we love it ! The location is amazing and the rooms are bright and cheery and very comfortable and clean ! The rusty nail restaurant and bar is amazing , so much fun there’s always entertainment . Everyone is so happy and nice and bury a comedy ! I would recommend this for a couple getaway or even a family vacation !

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This is a great place for a couples weekend or a young family getaway. Live music, great food, great bar, great beach access.

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
  • Disliked: Room comfort

Beach was great

Everything was great except room was too too small and no ice freezer in fridge , also very expensive for one night

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019

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