Rates & Policies


The Summer Cottage Inn is an exclusive property where every guest reservation is both important and special to us. If your travel plans change and you must cancel your reservation, please call us at least 14 (fourteen) days* prior to your arrival date to cancel your reservation.

In the unlikely event that you must cancel with less than fourteen (14) days* notice, shorten your stay or check out early, please understand that we must ask you to take responsibility for your entire reservation. If we can rebook your room(s), a full or partial refund will be made minus a $35 processing fee.

Minimum Stays Required on weekends and special events.
$160 to $230 Based On Season Double Occupancy per night,
$50.00 extra adult in room/ $30.00 extra per child.

All one & two night reservations will be charged in full
A 50% deposit is required for a three night or more reservations, balance due at check-in, payable by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or check.

Rates/policies are subject to change and vary during high impact periods and special requests. *A 30 day cancellation notice is required on whole house bookings and for some holidays and special events.

Check-in: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. If arriving outside of check-in times, please call to make arrangements.

Check-out: 11:00 AM.

Absolutely No Smoking inside; Smoking is limited to our Veranda area only. Smoking in guest rooms is not permitted by New Jersey State Law. Violation will be charged for cleaning fee.

No Pets. Please call for help in making arrangements to board your pet.

Special situations allow for children, please call to make arrangements.


Gift certificates must be presented at check-in along with a valid driver's license. Gift certificates are transferable. Any remaining amount on gift certificates can be used at a later day up to the expiration date. Gift certificates cannot be redeemed for cash.


Our guest rooms are all tastefully decorated with Victorian antiques, nostalgia pieces, and many special touches. All have private bathes, air conditioning, TV, DVD player, free internet and access to our pantry for a late night tea or to store your doggy bag.

We are conveniently located in the Historic District on a quiet, tree lined street-one block from the beach and the Victorian Mall, close to many fine restaurants and shops in the midst of quaint Victorian architecture.

Enjoy walking and biking to the antique shops, art galleries, the restored Physick Estate, take a trolley tour, a historical walking tour, or view the interiors of several Victorian homes open to the public. The staff offers a warm and friendly atmosphere where gracious hospitality awaits you.