The Gables Inn and Restaurant

212 Centre St , Beach Haven, NJ 08008-1714 USA (Show map)


The historically preserved 1880's inn and restaurant offers true Victorian elegance, a Zagat rated "Top Restaurants of America" and an award winning inn, "Most Romantic Weekend Getaway" from the Times Beacon. Each room has it's own working fireplace and a whirlpool tub with marble bathroom, Kingsdown deluxe queen beds and custom linen. We offer Mistral of Provence soaps and lotions. Experience the best of the past while enjoying all modern amenities such as flat screen TV/DVD/CD,wireless internet connection, private library for inn guests, daily newspaper and a gourmet breakfast, and beach badges to enjoy our wonderful island beaches, voted "One of the Top Ten Beaches in America".

Rooms & Rates

Victoria Albert

his period room, our most commodious, with its high ceiling and the original wide plank floors, is tastefully decorated with carefully selected antiques and wall coverings of ivory and silver damask. The working fireplace with carved marble mantel, and a comfortable queen-sized bed complete with canopy and down duvet create a sense of warmth and ease. Perfect for a honeymoon or if you are planning to celebrate a special occasion in at the shore, like a birthday or wedding anniversary.

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

Nightly Rate: $299 - $399


Step into this sun-filled beautifully furnished period room at The Gables Inn, and you are transported to another, more gracious era. The cathedral ceiling, a working fireplace with an extravagantly high carved marble mantel, original wide plank floors and a view across the street of one of the oldest churches on the island, combine to create a welcoming, old-world ambience.

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

Nightly Rate: $275 - $375

Barrett Browning

This period room, from the stately height of the ceiling to the original wide plank floors, bids you a warm welcome. A working fireplace is framed by a carved marble mantel, and carefully selected antiques, needlepoint rug, and a comfortable queen-sized bed create a sense of ease.

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

Nightly Rate: $250 - $350


Our most modestly sized and priced room, the walls and ceilings are covered in soft blue and ivory toile wallpaper designs based on typical Provençal fabric designs, and a free-standing iron stove evokes a welcoming atmosphere. Carefully selected antiques, including an armoire, captains desk and a breakfast table for two, original plank floors, and the comfortable queen-sized bed in blue silk damask create a sense of ease.

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

Nightly Rate: $180 - $250

Bailey Lloyd

ocated in the eaves of The Gables, with sloping walls and a cozy ambience, the room is beautifully decorated in a striking black and white toile. Carefully selected antiques, a needlepoint rug on the original wide plank floor, a free-standing iron stove and a comfortable queen-sized bed draped with toile hangings create a sense of ease. A Victorian style claw-foot tub with bubble jet massage right in the room invites a relaxing bubble bath. The Bailey Lloyd Room provides the perfect setting for a romantic New Jersey getaway for two or a quiet, and much-deserved, hideaway just for you!

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

Nightly Rate: $200 - $300

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Location Type



40 miles

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Museum, Nature area, Ocean, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Fridge, Microwave, Piano, Wedding Facilities, Wheelchair access , Gilchrist & Soames soaps and lotions, Full service top rated restaurant, Garden, Daily Paper, On site innkeeper and staff, Concierge Services

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Bath robes, CD player, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Library, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Videos, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Swimming, Tennis courts, Video Arcade, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 2 pm to 8 pm
  • Check Out:: 11 am
  • Open All Year Round: No
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Outside only
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: two days on weekends during peak season
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: A deposit of 50% of your total reservation charge will be taken at the time of reservation. The balance due will be collected at check-in.
  • Cancellations: Cancellations will be honored with a 45 day advanced notice; a service charge of $25 will be applied to cancellations made 30 days prior to arrival. We will do everything we can to assist in reducing your charges on cancellations made with less notice; if we are unable to fill your room nights with another guest reservation, a charge for each night your room remains open will be incurred.
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  • Time Served: 9 am and 11:00 am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area, On-site restaurant

Special meal options

Vegetarian Gluten Free

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