Gingerbread House

3 Star B&B

28 Gurney St., Cape May, NJ, 08204
360 yards from Cape May center Show Map

7.5 Good 58 reviews

The friendly hosts at Gingerbread House, Cape May, offer guests a warm welcome and great value, 3 star bed and breakfast accommodation, with six spacious, well-equipped rooms from $55.00pp on selected nights including nearby parking, plus free Wi-Fi in the bedrooms & common areas.

The Gingerbread House Bed and Breakfast is located in the heart of Victorian Cape May's historic district, the Gingerbread House is less than a block from the beach and promenade and merely two blocks from the Cape May Victorian Mall. Cape May's attractions and finest restaurants are also within walking distance.

As you enter the long foyer of the Gingerbread House, you'll notice the chestnut and walnut staircase. You'll love the light and airy feeling that surrounds you. The peaceful sounds of the classical music playing in the background will warm your soul. Authentic Victorian antiques adorn all of the rooms. The large stain glass window in the dining room is a real eye-catcher. The delightful breezes and the sounds of the sea create a romantic setting at the Gingerbread House.

Built in 1869, The Gingerbread House is one of the original Stockton Row Cottages. This carpenter gothic style house was designed by the famous architect, Stephen Decatur Button. Originally, The Gingerbread House was a summer retreat for wealthy families who, together with their servants and nannies, would travel from Philadelphia and Virginia to summer in Cape May. Since 1979, The Gingerbread House has been among the finest bed and breakfast inns.

The Gingerbread House offers six charming guest rooms, several with private baths. The master bedroom boasts a spacious private porch. All of our lovely guest rooms are embellished in beautiful lace curtains. The walls are adorned with original watercolor paintings by Jane Echevarria. The large share bath on the 3rd floor is decorated in corian and handcrafted teak wood cabinetry.

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6 rooms - Free Wifi - Nearby Parking - Non Smoking Rooms Available

*$55.00 per person (based on two sharing) rates are from, correct on May 13, 2021 at 8 am, and based on low occupancy nights in Cape May, New Jersey. Rates at may be higher on busy nights. All rates subject to availability. Book now!

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FAQ's for Gingerbread House
  • How far is Gingerbread House from Cape May center?

    Gingerbread House is 0.2 miles from Cape May center

  • What is the lowest rate at Gingerbread House?

    The cheapest nightly rate for bookings at Gingerbread House is $55.00pp, (based on 2 people sharing) subject to availability & advance booking.

  • How many rooms are there at Gingerbread House

    There are 6 rooms at Gingerbread House offering accommodation in double, twin, and single format. Rooms suitable for families and children can be made up subject to notice and availability.

  • Is Gingerbread House pet friendly?

    Regretfully, Gingerbread House does not accommodate pets or dogs.

  • Does Gingerbread House have a restaurant?

    Yes, Gingerbread House has a restaurant on site for your enjoyment.

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