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Cozy Downtown 2nd Floor Condo (Dog Friendly) *Sleeps 4 *Only 3.5 Blocks to Beach
4.6/5Wonderful! (49 reviews)
The location was perfect, very clean.

"We enjoyed bringing our dogs to share in long walks on the beach!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Cozy Downtown 2nd Floor Condo (Dog Friendly) *Sleeps 4 *Only 3.5 Blocks to Beach
Mt. Vernon Motel
2 out of 5
Beach Avenue & 1st Ave, Cape May, NJ
The price is $199 per night
0.64 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (92 reviews)

"We have stayed many times at the Mount Vernon. Missed the overview this time, couldn’t see it from the first floor. It was still enjoyable."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Mt. Vernon Motel
The Capri in Cape May
2.5 out of 5
Beach & Madison Avenues, Cape May, NJ
The price is $155 per night
0.56 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (169 reviews)
Capri

"Enjoyed our stay. Staff was very friendly. Only thing that marred it was smokers kept sitting on out bench outside our room or the ones right next to us every morning. So we couldn’t enjoy the view or keep a window open. Would be nicer if smokers were kept to one area."…"

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2019

The Capri in Cape May
Avondale by the Sea Motel
2.5 out of 5
609 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ
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0.23 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (184 reviews)

"Great for the price and location................................."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Avondale by the Sea Motel
Lokal Hotel Cape May
3.5 out of 5
5 Stockton Place, Cape May, NJ
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0.26 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"One of the most beautiful places I've ever stayed--gorgeous design, thoughtful amenities, a very comfortable bed. Will definitely be back, I loved it."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Lokal Hotel Cape May
Casablanca
3.5 out of 5
709 Columbia Avenue, Cape May, NJ
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0.15 mi from city center
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
Angel of the Sea
3 out of 5
5 Trenton Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $198 per night
0.97 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (146 reviews)

"They serve a wonderful breakfast - choice of 3 hot entrees everying morning. The have a tea with sweets each afternoon. At 5:30 - 7:00 PM they serve wine and cheese and there is usually at least one hot appetizer."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Angel of the Sea
Bedford Inn
3 out of 5
805 Stockton Ave, Cape May, NJ
The price is $233 per night
0.27 mi from city center
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
Grand Hotel of Cape May
2.5 out of 5
1045 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $172 per night
0.71 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (908 reviews)

"Really nice time. Visiting Cape May in the winter is always fun! Staff was great."…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Grand Hotel of Cape May
Ocean Club Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1035 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ
The price is $169 per night
0.6 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)

"Great location! Great view! Absolutely loved Cape May and this was a great place to stay!!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2019

Ocean Club Hotel
Jetty Motel
2 out of 5
2nd & Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $170 per night
0.68 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (193 reviews)

"It did what I wanted it to do, nothing more nothing less. Nice location, conforable beds."…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

Jetty Motel
Captain Mey's Inn
2.5 out of 5
202 Ocean Street, Cape May, NJ
The price is $230 per night
0.06 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (115 reviews)

"We had a very nice time and plan to stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Captain Mey's Inn
Montreal Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
1025 Beach Avenue, Cape May, NJ
The price is $168 per night
0.55 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (376 reviews)

"Off season, quiet, liked the restaurant located at hotel."…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2020

Montreal Beach Resort
The Harrison
4 out of 5
613 Columbia Avenue, Cape May, NJ
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0.13 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)

"I did not care for the noisy air/heat unit’s"…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2019

The Harrison
Congress Hall
4 out of 5
200 Congress Place, Cape May, NJ
The price is $229 per night
0.25 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (747 reviews)

"The ambiance is beautiful. Room was nice. Staff tried to be very attentive. Bathroom was beautiful"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Congress Hall
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Visiting Cape May

Travelers give high marks for the beaches in Cape May, which is also known for its local tours. A top sight in the city is Cape May Lighthouse.

  • You'll find 373 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Cape May - Wildwood
  • The closest major airport is in Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), 5 mi (8.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Georgetown, DE (GED-Sussex County), 29.1 mi (46.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Cape May

Cultural venues in the city include Cape May Stage Professional Equity Theater, Easy Lynne Theater Company, and Cape May Stage. The beaches and sunsets highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Poverty Beach, South Cape May Meadows, and Cape May Point State Park. Taking local tours is just one of the top activities, while Cape Island Marina and Cape May Terminal are sights to visit.

In Cape May, there are 96 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The Harrison - With a stay at this 4-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a bar, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and beach locale.
  • ICONA Cape May - Our customers like the proximity to shopping and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a seasonal outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant - With a stay at this 3.5-star inn, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.

Other top sights in Cape May include Cape May Lighthouse.

Dressing for Cape May

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 56°F during the day and 28°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 83°F, while the average at night is 40°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 85°F with nighttime averages of 55°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 73°F and nighttime averages of 29°F
  • Cape May gets about 41.93 inches of rain per year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 84°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 29°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Cape May?
ICONA Cape May is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3.5-star hotel offers private balconies and a seasonal outdoor pool. Other top choices based on reviews include The Dormer House and Congress Hall.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Cape May, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Cape May.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Cape May?
For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Cape May, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Cape May?
Based on reviews, Boarding House Cape May is a popular 2.5-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Jetty Motel and Congress Hall.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation to Cape May?
Grand Hotel of Cape May is a hotel with a children’s pool and a restaurant, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other options for your kid-friendly vacation include The Star Inn and Periwinkle Inn - Cape May, NJ. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Cape May Bird Observatory.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Cape May?
The Star Inn is a favorite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and bathrobes. Another good option for your romantic getaway is The Southern Mansion.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Cape May?
Cabin City Motel is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests.
Where is the best place to stay with easy access to Sunset Beach?
Merlot Cottage at Willow Creek Vineyard Peace and Tranquility is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this apartment features in-room kitchens and fireplaces. It’s located 1.2 mi (2 km) from Sunset Beach. Other good options within 5 miles include Mt. Vernon Motel and Marquis de Lafayette Hotel.
What about the best place to stay close to Washington Street Mall?
One of the top choices for your stay is Marquis de Lafayette Hotel, located next to Washington Street Mall, and this 3.5-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and 2 bars. Captain Mey’s Inn and Grand Hotel of Cape May are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Cape May?
ICONA Cape May is a top 3.5-star beach hotel with an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Wilbraham Mansion and The Capri in Cape May. Head to Sunset Beach or Poverty Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury hotel in Cape May?
The Harrison is a 4-star B&B with a bar and a terrace, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your stay is Congress Hall.
What's the best boutique hotel in Cape May?
Wilbraham Mansion is a favorite 4-star B&B with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring an indoor pool and spa services. Virginia Hotel and Congress Hall are other boutique-style choices.

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