Romantic Getaways in NJ: Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club in Galloway
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Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club has been in operation for over 100 years in picturesque Galloway, New Jersey. It is the only golf and spa resort located on the New Jersey shore, providing guests with unparalleled views and scenery. Located along Reeds Bay, the 67 acres of woodland allow guests to enjoy a peaceful, restful retreat yet remain close to amenities and other metropolitan centers such as Atlantic City - eight miles away and Philadelphia, a 45 minute drive.
There are 296 guest rooms and 16 suites in the hotel, some with views of the well-manicured hotel grounds and some of the skyline of Atlantic City. There are delectable dining options for guests to indulge in while staying at Stockton Seaview Hotel, as well as a vast array of other amenities. Guests often come to try the two Championship golf courses on-site. The hotel also boasts a luxurious spa is available for guests to pamper themselves and rejuvenate.
1.Rooms & Suites
The rooms and suites at Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club provide guests with the utmost comfort and luxury. The rooms are available with either one King size bed or two double beds. Each room features a 37 inch flat screen television, premium bath products and plush bedding. The rooms are approximately 280 square feet and are also available with full accessibility. Junior King Rooms are larger at 470 square feet with one king size bed and the Junior King Executive Room has two double beds and is about 450 square feet. These rooms can accommodate from two to four people depending upon the bed configuration of the room.
Suitesare larger than the traditional guest rooms and range from 470 to 750 square feet in size. There are 16 suites in total and they are available with either a King sized bed or two double beds. There is a full size sofa for additional comfort and space to stretch out. The living room has a wet bar and refrigerator as added amenities. Rooms with two doubles feature two separate, overstuffed recliner chairs with ottomans.
Guests will not be disappointed with dining options at the Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club. Each day can be started off in the Main Dining Room for breakfast or brunch on Sundays. The breakfast menu is sure to please even the most discerning guest with its array of choices from hearty, full breakfast entrees to lighter, simpler selections. Signature dishes on the menu include Cape May French Toast, which is a custard baquette served with wild berries and toasted pecans with whipped cream on top. Classic breakfast choices such as pancakes or bacon and eggs are always available as well.
The Coastal Grille serves guests with lunch, dinner and after-dinner small plate dining in a casual setting. The Grille was once part of the original farmhouse that has since been transformed into the Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club and has a wonderful historic charm from the décor to the architecture. Lunch can be as light or hearty as guests wish, with items such as Clam Chowder, Crab Mac and Cheese and a vast selection of sandwiches. Dinner will be sure to please at The Coastal Grille and includes menu choices similar to lunch, but with many additional dishes offered. Guests can enjoy selections with land and sea included with entrees like Buttermilk Tenderloin of Chicken and Flash Fried Lobster Morsels. A Vegan menu is also available for guests requiring this option. There is a beer and wine list to compliment the menu choices available.
After 4 p.m. the Small Plates menu is available and guests can choose four items to create their own sampler plate. It is a great way to taste a little bit of each item and grab a light meal. After dinner, guests can choose from the “After Dinner” and Dessert menu. The selections are both fresh and flavorful at reasonable prices. If guests have a difficult time choosing just one, they can opt to try the Dessert Sampler, which features a little bit of everything. Also offered on this menu is an extensive drink list including different port wines, cognacs and scotches.
Room service is available should guests wish to dine in-room, instead of heading to one of the restaurants. Guest services is happy to arrange room service upon request.
The Lobby Bar and Lounge is the place to be for a relaxing, enjoyable evening. The view of Reeds Bay and the Atlantic City skyline will wow guests as they sip on tasty cocktail selections or classic bar favorites. The atmosphere is laid back and casual, yet stylish. Cocktails and conversation go along great with the Small Plates menu that is served from 5 p.m. to close each day.
Guests will love the opportunity to indulge in soothing spa treatments at the adjacent Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa. This world-class spa promises exceptional services that will leave guests feeling rejuvenated, relaxed and at peace. The calming décor features inlaid river rock and other decorations for an Asian flair. Even the soothing aromas will have guests feeling at ease almost immediately as they enter the spa. Guests will be given soft, lush robes upon arrival.
Treatment options include facials, nails and various body treatments. If multiple services are of interest, there are spa packages as an option. While visiting the spa, whether for just one treatment or a day long spa trip, guests can treat themselves to a delicious bite to eat from the Red Door spa menu.
Golfers staying at the Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club will not be disappointed. There are three major courses which are easily accessed from the hotel. The Pines Course was the host of the PGA Championship in 1942 and has been a very popular course since. This course winds through the woodlands to the west of the hotel and offers not only an exciting challenge but also beautiful scenery. It covers about 6700 yards and has a course rating of 71.7.
The Turtle Course is an easy 9 hole course meant for putting. It was named for the turtles that inhabit the bay. It is a very easygoing course for guests looking to perhaps practice their putt, or even newcomers to the game.
The Bay Course is an 18 hole links style course and runs along Reeds Bay. The biggest challenge of this course is the wind. Because of its proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, the winds that come off the water effect the movement of the ball. The water does make for a stunning view, however.
Families and children are always gladly welcome at Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club. The Dolce Family Break package is a perfect option for families since it offers either a choice of continental or buffet breakfast in the dining room, deluxe accommodations and 50% off a second adjoining/connecting room, and kids 12 and under eat free from the kids breakfast menu.
Children under 18 may also visit the spa for treatments provided they are accompanied by an adult and, in some cases, a waiver signed.
Loads of family fun can be enjoyed at the indoor and outdoor pool, where guests can lay back on a lounge chair or swim in the refreshing waters. Kids will love the pools and will want to spend hours swimming.
Weddings at Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club are elegant, sophisticated and stunning. The service specialists on hand at the hotel work very hard to ensure couples realize their dream wedding day. The 670 acres of pristinely kept hotel grounds makes for an endless choice of places to hold a ceremony. The pine trees and greenery allow for beautiful scenic photographs. Couples can customize a menu for their reception with the assistance of award-winning chefs to wow their guests.
With seven different venues available for ceremonies and receptions, there is a space to suit every wedding. Couples can choose historic rooms such as the Oval Room, where Grace Kelly had her sixteenth birthday party, or The Bayview Terrace which offers a paved area and green space for an outdoors, airy ceremony and reception. The possibilities are virtually limitless when it comes to wedding ceremonies and receptions at Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club. There are wedding packages for couples who would like to have everything set out for them or the service specialists at the hotel can customize and personalize the day as the bride and groom wish.
Meetings and conferences can be held without a hitch at Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club. There are multiple spaces available for use throughout the property, including indoor and outdoor space. Meetings from 18 to 350 attendees can be accommodated at Seaview with different configurations for the various venues on-site. With a Complete Meeting Package, guests can plan to have a successful meeting or conference with all the details taken care of, from guest rooms to nourishing, delicious catering and even delivery of morning newspapers. Guests planning a meeting at Stockton Seaview will have use of the Dedicated Meeting Concierge to help them through every step of the planning and execution of the meeting or conference. There is top-notch audio and visual equipment for use during meetings and conferences including complementary Wi-Fi.
Romantic Getaways in NJ: Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club in Galloway
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