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Venues in Cape May,
(609) 884-5868

About Us

The Hotel Alcott is an elegant wedding venue in Cape May, New Jersey. This beautifully restored building features Italianate-style architecture and is located right on the beaches of Cape May. It is a perfect place for those looking for an out-of-the-box venue that is still elegant and romantic. This historic building displays beautiful architecture and old charm, but with modern accommodations for your wedding event. Each wedding at the Hotel Alcott claims its own personal touches, and the friendly staff will help you every step of the way. Choose the Hotel Alcott for a wedding that is nothing but sophistication and style.

Facilities and Capacity
Hotel Alcott is a historic hotel, restored and renovated to accommodate events of all sizes and styles. The hotel lobby is a perfect place for photography and for your grand entrance, as the chestnut flooring, elegant accents, and wide hanging staircase emanate the hotel’s old charm. The main dining hall can seat up to 180 guests, with plenty of room for a dance floor. Guests will be charmed by the courtyard, with its picturesque fountain and lush garden area.

Services Offered
In addition to its wedding venue facilities, the Hotel Alcott offers in-house catering service for all events. The varying menu plans include buffet-style service to more fine dining experiences. You can choose from several menu options, and make custom requests for your reception dinner. The Hotel Alcott also has an in-house event coordinator to help you plan your special day and coordinate with other vendors to ensure everything runs smoothly for you.

The Hotel Alcott welcomes your bridal party and other guests to enjoy their uniquely furnished guest rooms and suites. Each guest room is designed with different architectural styles, but provides modern amenities including wireless internet, LCD television, and luxurious bed and bath accommodations. Other unique features of the rooms and suites include:

  • Large private tile or granite gaths
  • 400-thread count Egyptian cotton linens
  • In-suite robes and slippers
  • First-floor verandah with rocking chairs
  • Sun room with complimentary borrowing library


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  • This hotel has a cute southern charm with its pink exterior, and it definitely is a plus that you can BYOB. However, my experience has not been the best and I thought I should share with brides looking for a venue in Cape May. Yes, the price tends to be more cost effective but when it is all said and done it is almost the same as if you booked with a venue that provides the alcohol. I’ve heard nothing but good reviews about Alan (who’s apparently part owner as I have been told by the secretary). My first appointment no one thought to call me to let me know that Alan had an emergency out of the country - wasted my time by showing up. Second appointment I confirmed with Alan. He was not there on site and no one could get a hold of him - showed up an hour late. There is nobody else to work with in this venue. When I finally got a chance to discuss pricing for a week difference, he was not flexible at all. I expresssed my stern interest in booking a certain date and asked if he can hol... Read more

    Frequently Asked Questions about Venue

    Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

    $ 500.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

    $ 500.00

    Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

    $ 500.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

    $ 500.00

    Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

    Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Set Up, Tables

    Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

    Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s), Wedding Cake

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    Describe your venue

    Banquet Hall, Historic Building, Hotel

    What kind of settings are available?

    Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor

    Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

    Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party

    What event services do you offer?

    Accommodations, Cake, Event Planner, Set Up

    What food and beverage items are available?

    Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens

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