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Angel of the Sea
3 out of 5
5 Trenton Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $288 per night

Situated in Cape May, this beach bed & breakfast is steps from Poverty Beach and Cape May Beach. Cape May Convention Hall and Colonial House are also within ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (150 reviews)

"Great location, Friendly and professional staff. It was very quiet and beautifully maintained. I definitely plan to return and highly recommend this property."…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Angel of the Sea
The Harrison
4 out of 5
613 Columbia Avenue, Cape May, NJ
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Situated near the beach, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Easy Lynne Theater Company, Cape May Beach, and Poverty Beach. Cape May Convention ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (60 reviews)

"Parking could be better. You park on the street if it is available or go to designated parking lot that is 5 blocks away"…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

The Harrison
Bedford Inn
3 out of 5
805 Stockton Ave, Cape May, NJ
The price is $298 per night

Situated in Cape May, this beach bed & breakfast is steps from Cape May Beach, Poverty Beach, and Cape May Convention Hall. Easy Lynne Theater Company and Colonial ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (58 reviews)
A great one-night getaway

"Bedford Inn offers a wonderful historic stay in Cape May The hosts were informative and responsive, the accommodations were comfortable and clean, the location was excellent, and the breakfast food was delicious. The hosts went a step further and even made a vegan breakfast for me"…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Bedford Inn
Casablanca
3.5 out of 5
709 Columbia Avenue, Cape May, NJ
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Situated near the beach, this bed & breakfast is steps from Cape May City Hall and Colonial House. Cape May Convention Hall and Poverty Beach are also within ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)

"This property is absolutely beautiful!!!!! the food is delicious and it is the cleanest bed-and-breakfast I have ever stayed in!!!! The customer service is absolutely impeccable !!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2019

Casablanca
The Dormer House
3.5 out of 5
800 Columbia Avenue, Cape May, NJ
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Situated in Cape May, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Colonial House and Cape May City Hall. Cape May Beach and Poverty Beach are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (51 reviews)

"Have stayed at this inn a few times, the last being 7 years ago. It has been sold and needs some refreshing of the rooms mainly mattresses. The innkeeper is delightful and very accommodating. Breakfast and afternoon tea are delicious!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

The Dormer House
Wilbraham Mansion
4 out of 5
133 Myrtle Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $290 per night

Situated near the beach, this romantic bed & breakfast is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Cape May Stage Professional Equity Theater and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Sunset Beach. ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (191 reviews)

"I love it, nice place . thank you again I spent my saturday, sunday weekend here and had an amazing time"…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Wilbraham Mansion
Beauclaires Bed & Breakfast Inn
3.5 out of 5
23 Ocean Street, Cape May, NJ
The price is $238 per night

Located in the heart of Cape May, this bed & breakfast is steps from Cape May Beach, Poverty Beach, and Easy Lynne Theater Company. Cape May Convention Hall ...

4.3/5Excellent! (105 reviews)
Cozy winter weekend

"Beauclaires was great- we will certainly return. Felt right at home. Joe, the owner, was ready with any advice or help we needed to enjoy our trip to Cape May, even in the deepest part of the off-season. Breakfast was delicious, too! Thank you, Joe, for making the weekend special!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2020

Beauclaires Bed & Breakfast Inn
The Queen Victoria B&B
3.5 out of 5
102 Ocean St, Cape May, NJ
The price is $328 per night

Nestled on the beach, this Cape May bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Washington Street Mall and Cape May Convention Hall. Emlen Physick Estate and ...

5/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)

"The staff was friendly, the property was spotless, and we loved that they provide bikes!!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2020

The Queen Victoria B&B
The Mason Cottage
3.5 out of 5
623 Columbia Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $299 per night

Located in the heart of Cape May, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Cape May Convention Hall and Poverty Beach. Washington Street Mall and Cape ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (56 reviews)

"The rooms are fantastic, the owners are great, friendly and accommodating!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

The Mason Cottage
The Southern Mansion
4 out of 5
720 Washington Street, Cape May, NJ
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Situated in the historical district, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Colonial House and Cape May City Hall. Emlen Physick Estate and Washington ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (25 reviews)
Perfect spot for a Cape May getaway

"This is our second stay at this exceptional bed and breakfast. The perfect spot for a visit to Cape May, gorgeous, large rooms, excellent breakfast choices, short walk to the downtown district or the beach."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2015

The Southern Mansion
John Wesley Inn
3 out of 5
30 Gurney St, Cape May, NJ
The price is $459 per night

Situated by the ocean, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Poverty Beach and Washington Street Mall. Sunset Beach and Cape May Lighthouse are ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)

"This is a great old cape May B&B. Bonnie and John are terrific hosts. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2019

John Wesley Inn
Luther Ogden Inn
3.5 out of 5
815 Kearney Ave, Cape May, NJ
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Situated by the ocean, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Cape May Beach, Poverty Beach, and Cape May Convention Hall. Colonial House and Easy ...

3.8/5Good! (6 reviews)

"A beautiful old Victorian home! Warmth and hospitality abounded"…"

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2019

Luther Ogden Inn
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La Mer Beachfront Resort
La Mer Beachfront Resort
3.5 out of 5
1317 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $333 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (953 reviews)
Weekend away

"Beautiful resort, close to the beach"…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

La Mer Beachfront Resort
Grand Hotel of Cape May
Grand Hotel of Cape May
2.5 out of 5
1045 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $290 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (920 reviews)

"We loved the pool and pool bar - such a nice change from going to the beach daily. The room Floors could have used a good cleaning as they are hardwood and not carpeting. You can tell that this was an older property that has been renovated. The indoor pool is closed. Over all, pleasant stay. I would ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Grand Hotel of Cape May
The Beach Shack
The Beach Shack
3 out of 5
205 W Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ
The price is $425 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (360 reviews)

"Beach Front and our room was right over the Rusty Nail outside bar so we had our own personal Happy Hour singer outside the door. But never loud - so beautiful Wasn't able to use the pool but it looked nice and the front desk was extremely helpful"…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

The Beach Shack
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Why Stay at a B&B in Cape May?

Whether you're on a romantic holiday and are looking to stay somewhere quiet, or you're a solo traveler hoping to get some tips from locals, a B&B might be the right choice for your trip. Cape May has 99 accommodations, including 13 B&Bs, so you'll have lots of options to maximize comfort and relaxation. During your time in Cape May, you might want to spend some time strolling along the water at Poverty Beach and Sunset Beach.

Every B&B has its own unique feel— whether it's a picturesque garden or a beautiful breakfast room, the tiny details are what make bed and breakfasts a fun place to get away. Here are some B&Bs to check out in Cape May:

The Mason Cottage: 3.5 stars, 9 rooms

  • Full breakfast
  • Fireplace onsite

Wilbraham Mansion: 4 stars

  • Full breakfast
  • Indoor pool

The Harrison: 4 stars, 9 rooms

  • Full breakfast
  • In-room designer toiletries

Bedford Inn: 3 stars, 10 rooms

  • Full breakfast
  • Individually decorated rooms

Elaine's Cape May: 3.5 stars, 14 rooms

  • Full breakfast
  • Restaurant on site

How to Pack for the Weather in Cape May

If you're curious about the optimal time to travel to Cape May, we've compiled some weather information to help you plan your trip:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • Average rainfall is 41.93 inches in a year
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 56° F and nighttime temperatures average 28° F
  • April-June: 83° F is the daytime average and 40° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 85° F and nighttime averages are around 55° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 73° F during the day and 29° F at night

Sightseeing In and Around Cape May

Travelers looking to spend some time in nature enjoy Cape May for its beaches and sunsets in Cape May. If you're looking for some activities to entertain you on your trip, consider visiting Cape Island Marina and Cape May Terminal. You might put Cape May Lighthouse and Cape May City Hall on your list if you want to see more of the area.

Travelers also enjoy Cape May for its:

  • Bird watching
  • Tours
  • Dolphins
  • Whale watching

Transportation Options In and Around Cape May

Fly into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is located 5 mi (8.1 km) from the heart of the city. You can also search for flights into Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), which is 29.1 mi (46.9 km) away. If you'd like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for B&Bs in Cape May?
If you’re looking for something a little more offbeat than the traditional hotel experience, a bed and breakfast might be the perfect option for your trip. For any museum buff, a trip to Cape May wouldn’t be complete without a stop by Historic Cold Spring Village or Cape May Model Trains.
Why consider B&Bs instead of traditional hotels?
With attentive service, opportunities to mingle with other guests, and hearty breakfasts, B&Bs offer a unique setting.
What are the top B&Bs in Cape May?
Here are some B&Bs to check out in Cape May: Angel of the Sea: 3 stars. Enjoy the free full breakfast and unique décor. The Harrison: 4 stars, 9 rooms. Enjoy the free full breakfast and designer toiletries. Bedford Inn: 3 stars, 10 rooms. Enjoy the free full breakfast and unique décor. The Dormer House: 3.5 stars, 13 rooms. Wilbraham Mansion: 4 stars. Enjoy the free full breakfast and indoor swimming pool.
How many Bed & Breakfasts can I expect to find in Cape May?
Expedia has 16 bed and breakfasts in Cape May so you’ll have plenty of options for your stay.
What's the seasonal weather like in Cape May?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 39°F. Average annual rainfall for Cape May is 42 inches.
What is there to do in Cape May?
Travelers looking to spend some time in nature enjoy Cape May for its beaches and sunsets. If you’re looking for some activities to entertain you on your trip, consider visiting Cape May Winery and Cape May Terminal. You might put Sunset Beach and Washington Street Mall on your list if you want to see more of the area.
How can I get around Cape May?
Fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), which is located 40.4 mi (65 km) away from the city center. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 5 mi (8.1 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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