Williams Cottage Inn

506 South Atlantic Avenue , Beach Haven, NJ 08008 USA (Show map)


This 120 year old historic Victorian mansion has been lovingly restored, lavishly decorated and richly appointed with the finest designer amenities to make it the most luxurious Bed and Breakfast Inn ever to grace the Jersey Shore. Located on New Jersey's famed Long Beach Island, just steps from the beach, Williams Cottage Inn is the premier destination for those seeking a truly romantic vacation getaway by the sea. Whether you choose the Dome, the Angel, the Asian Room or the roof top Rose suite, each of the eight individually decorated guest rooms is a world of luxury and romance waiting to be explored. With large private living spaces, spacious porch and the care and attention of a professional service staff, everything has been designed for your ultimate pleasure; heavenly beds, elegant baths, delicious gourmet breakfasts, refreshments day and night... A stay at Williams Cottage Inn is the seaside vacation you've always dreamed of~any time of the year.



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  • Guest room4.8
  • Service5
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.6
  • Onsite Dining4.6

5 Star Place

4.6 on July 01, 2009

I was a guest here in Nov. and it was a fabulous place to hang out. The hostess was fabulous and the breakfast was outstanding. I was even able to walk on the beach this time of year! I hope to return someday!

a must visit

5 on September 08, 2008

Everything you could want and then some. Very clean, comfortable and relaxing topped off with an AMAZING breakfast right off the beach.

Williams Cottage Inn.

4.0 on October 17, 2007

Newly renovated Victorian across the street from the beach. With 8 differently themed rooms with gracious hosts and lovely breakfast.

Elegant, yet relaxing.

5 on October 09, 2007

Charming Hosts. Picture yourself by the ocean in a charming setting. Comfortable Yet always elegant getaway, with gourmet breakfast too!

Williams Cottage Inn.

5 on September 18, 2007

The inn was charming. The rooms were all unique and extremely comfortable. The service was impeccable and it was a most relaxing weekend.

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Rooms & Rates

The Dome Room

Spectacular ocean views, floor to ceiling windows and one Queen Bed which is a regal brass bed. Marble shower and champagne bubble 02 pedestal tub.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $325 - $475

The Aviary

The bird-themed Aviary lets your imagination soar. A painted sky ceiling surmounts soft floral and bird wallpaper inviting you to enter this sanctuary in the clouds. The impressive deeply carved Victorian headboard nearly touches the sky and the matching marble-topped dresser reflects this treetop world. Antique ornithology prints grace the walls under the light of a bronze chandelier with birds nesting among its branches. The cozy private bathroom evokes a gentler age with its wood wainscoting, delicate wallpaper, slate floor, and antique hand-painted ironstone corner sink.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $250 - $395

The Garden Room

As welcoming and refreshing as a garden in springtime, this delightful room has French doors leading to a private porch. Soft colors, Floral wallpaper, botanical prints and delicate hand-painting on the queen sized bed abound in this flowering retreat. Even the rugs are softly patterned. Open the French doors, relax in comfortable cushioned wicker chairs and feel the ocean breezes blow away your cares in your own private Eden. The private bathroom continues the soft hues of the bedroom with an antique bronze and milk glass chandelier illuminating the pastel marble floors and shower.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $225 - $395

The Opulent Room

Brass, gold, copper, amber and rich patterns. Antique mirrored bath with marble shower. Every surface awakens your senses. An antique inlaid French full-sized bed is draped under a brass valance. The golden ceilings and antique chandelier glow above richly patterned walls and gold draperies. The private bathroom is a fantasyland for your pleasure, with rich green onyx floors. A separate onyx clad shower and brass-framed antique mirror complete this scene. The Opulent Room is here to fulfill your wildest dreams.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double

Nightly Rate: $195 - $375

The Asian Room

This serene room is a modern classic. Soft linen-colored walls and fabrics, one queen-sized bed upholstered in tan suedecloth, and subtle natural textures will transport you. Antique asian-style armchairs rest in the quiet windowed seating niche. Dashes of lacquer red in furnishings and in the beaded chandelier provide spark and glow. A golden goddess beams on your happiness. The private bathroom is a zen world of wonder. Smooth pebble floors, bamboo walls, a Japanese soaking tub and separate slate-tiled shower will seduce your senses.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $275 - $450

The Angel Room

The Victorian Age is reborn in this beautifully wallpapered retreat furnished with an antique barleytwist bedroom set. The room features one queen bed. A host of unusual antique angels bedeck the walls while crystal hurricane lamps sparkle on the marble-topped nightstands. The spacious private bathroom is tiled in patterned Ming green and white marble. The generous shower is replete with multiple water jets, rain and spray showerheads. Victorian beadboard wainscoting completes this luxurious bathing environment. Handicapped accessible.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $195 - $325

The Blue Room

Inspired by the room's ocean views, the Blue Room is a sea of blue and white, silver and crystal. Ocean blue walls with original white woodwork surround you in one king-sized bed draped in blue and white toile fabric while a crystal chandelier gleams overhead. Antique silvery mercury glass accents shine atop the original fireplace. Antique armchairs provide relaxation and soft daylight fills this beautiful space through the many toile-draped windows. The private bathroom has a a seperate double shower & carrara marble floor, pressed tin ceiling, and original Victorian beadboard wainscotin

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $325 - $475

The Rose Suite

This gabled top floor suite is charm and grace. From the antique hand-painted bedroom furniture (one queen bed) to the hand-painted Gone-with-the-Wind bedside lamps. You'll want to curl up on the comfy window seats. Your cares will vanish in the jeweled light of the stained-glass window. Relax on the antique slipper chaise in the sitting room, watch the ocean and curl up by the fireplace. The private bathroom is Victorian luxury. A clawfoot tub with shower ring, and a console sink rest upon Ming green and white marble tile, and the room shares the glow of the jeweled stained glass win

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $295 - $475

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Location Type

Long Beach Island, Ocean County, Island, Oceanfront, Oceanview, Small town


Atlantic City, NJ (ACY) 40 miles

Directions to property:

From the Philadelphia Airport: Exit the airport following the signs for I-76 East, toward the Walt Whitman Bridge. Merge onto I-295 toward Trenton. Take the Route 70 E exit toward Marlton (Exit # 34A). Merge onto 70 East – continue through next roundabout and continue on Route 70 North. Enter the next roundabout and continue on Route 72 East to the end. Make right onto Long Beach Blvd proceed 7 miles south make left onto Ocean Street. The Williams Cottage Inn is located on the corner of Ocean Street and South Atlantic Avenue. “Just look for the Atlantic Ocean”.

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, Nature area, Ocean, Performing Theater, Religious Services

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast, Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Board games, CD player, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, Wedding Facilities , Complimentary use of beach chairs and umbrellas, Pillow top beds with Italian linens, DVD movies, Individual Climate Control in all guest rooms, Bicycles, Use of Beach Badges (in season)

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, DVD Player, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Spectacular beach, Mini-Golf, Relaxation, Play games on the porch, Maritime and Historical Museums, Eco-Tours (seasonal), Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 2 p.m.- 8 p.m.
  • Check Out:: 11 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited 16 yrs or older. Maximum 2 guests per room
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights in season
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Payment in full for one-night stay. For 2 or more nights, 50% of the total amount due for the period reserved must be paid in advance to confirm the reservation. The balance is due at check-in.
  • Cancellations: A minimum of two weeks notice is needed to refund your deposit, Guests who shorten their stay less than fourteen days prior to arrival are liable for charges for cancelled nights. $25.00 processing fee for cancellations.
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Williams Cottage Inn Management Corporation

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  • Time Served: 8:30 - 10am
  • Serving Location: Wraparound Porch, Dining Room

Special meal options

Restrictive , Vegetarian

Signature Dish

Chef's Special French Toast
Heavenly Almond-Encrusted French Toast. It is simply fabulous. Topped with fresh whipped cream. A culinary delight.

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