Marquis De Lafayette Hotel - Cape May  3 stars

501 Beach Avenue , Cape May, United States, 08204  show mapSave
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 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking

24-hour reception


Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Seasonal outdoor pool


Fitness center



Poolside snack bar

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room


Marquis De Lafayette is a 3-star hotel offering designer accommodation not far from Nature Center of Cape May, Cape Island Marina and Cape May Carriage Company. Renovated in 2004, the hotel has welcomed guests since 1955.

A lighthouse and theaters lie a short distance from the hotel. A 5-minute walk will take you to Cape May Stage Professional Equity Theater, Cape May Model Trains and East Lynne Theater Company.

70 minutes by car from Atlantic City Intl airport.


The hotel offers 80 rooms. All of them feature multi-channel TV, a telephone, individual climate control, a private balcony and a dressing area. Other comforts include a microwave and a fridge for self catering.


A complimentary buffet breakfast is served every morning.


24-hour reception, maid service and ironing service as well as a safe deposit box, free parking and a lift are available at the hotel.


Guests will benefit from an outdoor swimming pool and a library.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   84.

City Center Cape May - 4600 ft
Airports Atlantic City Intl (ACY) - 40.8 mi, Wicomico Regional (SBY) - 51.8 mi
Restaurants Mad Batter at the Carroll Villa (cuisine: American, Continental) - 500 ft, The Merion Inn (cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood) - 300 ft
Beaches Poverty Beach - 1.5 mi
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Adults only
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Elevator
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
Dining facilities
  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
Meeting facilities
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
Leisure facilities
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Library
Room view
  • Sea view
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fan/Extractor
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Kitchen facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Premium bedding
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock



from  4 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 8 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are not allowed.

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Bed type: Double beds
Size: 130 sq. feet
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    What's nearby

    Popular areas
    • City Center
      4300 ft
    Convention centers
    • Family Fun Arcade
      3.7 mi
    • Victorian Arcade
      4.0 mi
    • Cape May Recreation Dept
      3.7 mi
    • Town Bank Fire Hall
      4.0 mi
    Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos
    • Nature Center of Cape May
      1.5 mi
    Military facilities

    Local Attractions

    • Poverty Beach
      1.5 mi
      Cape May, NJ
    • Nature Center of Cape May
      1.5 mi
      1600 Delaware Ave, Cape May
    • Historic Cold Spring Village
      3.2 mi
      720 Route 9, Cape May
    • Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum
      5.1 mi
      500 Forrestal Road, Cape May
    • Forgotten Warriors
      5.1 mi
      529 Forrestal Rd, Rio Grande

    Near the hotel

    • Emlen Physick Estate
      3900 ft
      1048 Washington St., Cape May

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Mad Batter at the Carroll Villa

      62% likes this, based on 764 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Continental
      Price Range: USD 17 - USD 32

      500 ft
      19 Jackson St

      Phone: 609-884-5970

    • The Merion Inn

      73% likes this, based on 314 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

      300 ft
      106 Decatur St

      Phone: 609-884-8363

    • Martini Beach

      78% likes this, based on 232 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean, Tapas, International, Spanish
      Price Range: USD 10 - USD 39

      300 ft
      429 Beach Avenue

      Phone: 609 884 1925

    • Carney's

      61% likes this, based on 176 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Bar, Family Fare

      400 ft
      411 Beach Avenue

      Phone: 609884-4424

    • Marq's Pub

      Cuisine: American

      300 ft
      501 Beach Ave

      Phone: 609-884-3500

    Marquis De Lafayette Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Marquis De Lafayette

    Average guest rating

    out of 10
    Based on 13 reviews

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    Individual guest reviews

    • Older travelers

      I had only one problem - the hotel had no record of our reservation via Fortunately, there was a vacancy. There may have been a problem with the e-mail address that the hotel had on file with

      • Average rating
    • Couple

      Location and the rocking chairs on the balcony overlooking the ocean

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Room was nice. Across from beach.buffet breakfast was good, fresh and varied.

      Bar next door a bit noisy.

      • Average rating
    • Group of friends

      This is the third time we stayed at the Marquis De Lafayette hotel. It's very convenient to restaurants, boardwalk and other sites in the Cape. The rooms are clean, beds comfortable, balcony gives a beautiful view of the ocean (right across the street), you can walk to most restaurants and the new restaurant in the hotel served a very good dinner. All in all I think it's the best buy for Cape May. We will go back again for our fourth time next spring. Also gave us an amazing price for the weekend.

      Everything was great, can't think of one thing we did not like.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      The location to beach & shopping

      The bad damp aroma in the room Poor quality of food at breakfast Overall worn look of Hotel

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      I love the location. All rooms are ocean front so my husband and I enjoyed the beautiful views. We parked our car and walked everywhere we wanted to go.

      The plumbing is old and we had some toilet issues but was quickly taken care of by the maintenance staff.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Beachview room with deck. Walk to most things, beach, shopping eating

      Not a value priced place but all of cape may has the same problem. Unless you want to drive to the beach everyday plan on $200++ a night.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      The view of the ocean. The living room and bedroom and kitchen amenities. Central location of hotel...the parking lot, the beautiful lamps.

      The balcony door lock is broken, room 500. The toilet paper holder repair needs sanding and painting. Thanks a bunch!!

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      It was very nice and also verly clean. The beds were comfortable and the maid service was great.

      Nothing that comes to my mind.

      • Average rating
    • Family with children

      The room was a nice size for a family of (4). They had a wonderful breakfast buffet included with your stay and the staff in the restaurant was very helpful. I was only there one night so I don't have much to write about but I would stay there again in the future.

      There was really nothing that I didn't like!

      • Average rating
    • Family with children

      Location is in the center of Cape May which is short walking distance to all the resturants & stores.The hotel has beautiful ocean views.

      The room was a little warm,the A.c unit could have worked a little better

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Very clean room. Very friendly staff. View of the ocean. Location to center of town and restaurants.

      The room we stayed in needed some minor maintenance. I was told a check out they were in the process to renovating the hotel.

      • Average rating
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