Congress Hall

Congress Hall

200 Congress Place, Cape May, NJ 08204, United States
+1 609 884 8421

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Congress Hall
Sun 19.09
Mon 20.09
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About Congress Hall

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Located a brief drive from Willow Creek Winery, Congress Hall offers historic accommodation in Cape May. It provides complimentary Wi-Fi, a kids club and an outdoor pool.

A wide range of premium services are available for guests of Congress Hall, such as a concierge and valet parking. Reception operates around the clock and the friendly staff can suggest places to visit and provide other tourist information. The hotel also offers a well-equipped gym.

Congress Hall features rooms equipped with a hair dryer and a refrigerator.

Cape May Airport is within a 30-minute car ride of Congress Hall Hotel Cape May, as are J. Thompson Baker House, Hereford Inlet Light and Morey's Piers. The Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum is around a 20-minute drive away.

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Amenities at Congress Hall

  • Outdoor pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Valet parking


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Adapted bath
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Window
  • Quiet street view
  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Carpeted
  • Newspapers
  • City view
  • Pool view

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • 24hr front desk

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee shop


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Night club

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids' club
  • Pool cover

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe

Health and safety

  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas


  • Fitness center

Reviews of Congress Hall

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10.0 Excellent
Pros:Over many occasions, I witnessed the staff going above and beyond expectations of guests. From making sure all the rocking chairs lined up to providing excellent cocktail service, it is clear that the whole staff is trained and believes in great customer service.

Cons:The hotel and grounds were top shelf. Nothing could have been better at Congress Hall. Cape May in January is understandable quiet; which is quite nice. However, many if not most the restaurants and businesses are closed.

10.0 Excellent
Pros:Everyone was incredibly kind and welcoming. Our trip was very brief, and we returned to the hotel around 11pm, following the event we had travelled to attend. My daughter had been fighting a cold and wanted some hot tea to soothe her throat. There are no microwaves or coffee makers in the room, and the Blue Pig was closed. However, a woman was doing the bookkeeping and we asked if was possible to get tea. She went to the back and made a cup for my daughter. I offered to pay or bill it to the room, and she said not to worry about it. Also, the valet service is so convenient and sanity saving, even in the off season.

Cons:The fitness center is probably one of the least used amenities in any hotel, so the offerings aren't very robust. This holds true here as well. Two treadmills, an elliptical, a bike, and a bench with a rack of hand weights. My advice, pack a resistance band to beef up your options. It takes less space in your luggage than sock.

9.4 Excellent
Pros:The whole Christmas atmosphere. The hotel looked awesome!

Cons:That was raining the next day! Other than that it was a good stay!

10.0 Excellent
Pros:Celebrated my 50th Birthday with wife & friends. Awesome!

Cons:The Bouler Room was closed Saturday Night :(

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200 Congress Place, Cape May, NJ 08204

What's nearby

  • Washington Street Mall240 m
  • Easy Lynne Theater Company261 m
  • Cape May Stage361 m
  • Cape May City Hall0.5 km
  • Colonial House0.6 km
  • Cape May Convention Hall0.6 km
  • Cape May Model Trains0.6 km
  • Cape May Historic District0.7 km
  • Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts1.4 km
  • Emlen Physick Estate1.4 km
  • Nature Center of Cape May2.7 km
  • Cape Island Marina2.8 km



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Congress Hall

  • The Congress Hall has a partnered with local guides and naturalists to offer its guests variety of day or afternoon trips that can be booked for a fee. You will be able to choose from excursions such as Bird Watching, Whale Watching, Diamond Hunts, Yacht Cruises, Oyster Farm Tours and Horseshoe Crab Night Tours, depending on the time of the year. In addition, guided tours to the Beach Plum Farm are offered all year long and are complimentary for all guests of the hotel.

  • If you are looking for a way to spend an evening while staying at the Congress Hall, you will find live music performances at least 4 times a week, with genres ranging from pop and rock to blues and jazz. If you are looking for something to do with the kids, head to the Blue Pig Tavern for the Family Night they organize every Wednesday from 5:00 pm. Kids eat for free all night, and if you arrive before 7:00 pm they will be able to say hi to the tavern’s mascot Blue The Pig.

  • There are 3 shops clothing and accessory shops located at the Congress Hall where you will be able to find anything from items you might need during your stay to souvenirs to take back home. You will find clothing and toys for the kids at Tommy’s Folly Kids, while Tommy’s Folly Boutique has ladies wear and accessories, and Tommy’s Folly Logo Shop is where you can find Congress Hall and Blue Pig themed clothing and items. Alternatively, catch the free shuttle bus which travels between Cape Resorts outlets and hop off at the West End Garage mall where you will find over 50 stores to shop at.

  • All guests of the Congress Hall have the use of beach towels, beach chairs and umbrellas included in their room rate, and the staff will be able to help you set them up so you can have the ultimate relaxing holiday. For an extra treat you can book a beach tent for an extra fee, which gives you access to a cooler filled with water and non-alcoholic beverages, a table, and the ability to order food service from the comfort of your lounge chair. Beach tents are available from $100 for a full day during the low season and from $125 per day during the summer.

  • The concierge team at the Congress Hall will be happy to assist you with organizing your trip before you arrive with their Pre-Arrival Concierge Services. They can help you book excursions, take spa appointments or make dinner reservations well before you check in so you will have everything ready when you arrive and can just enjoy your trip. (Prices checked 15/05/19).

  • Congress Hall is located at 200 Congress Place, 1.6 km from the center of Cape May. Washington Street Mall is the closest landmark to Congress Hall.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Congress Hall.

  • Yes, Congress Hall offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Congress Hall offers free parking.

  • No, Congress Hall does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Congress Hall is 65.8 km from Atlantic City. Congress Hall is 83 km from Salisbury Salisbury-Ocean City.

  • Yes, Congress Hall has a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

1.6 km

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Nearest Airport

Atlantic City

Distance to airport

65.8 km