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The Southern Mansion

720 Washington St | Cape May, NJ 08204  [SEE MAP]Cape May, NJ  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Overview

Complimentary continental breakfast daily
No on-site restaurant
Situated on nearly 2 acres of gardens in Cape May, New Jersey's historic district, The Southern Mansion is just a short walk from nearby beaches, shops and restaurants. Originally built in 1860, the Victorian-style mansion boasts a large front porch with rocking chairs and guest rooms with hand-painted tile showers, flat-screen TVs and antique furniture. In the morning, guests are served a complimentary gourmet breakfast. Wine lovers will appreciate access to the hotel's nearby Willow Creek Winery, which has more than 50 acres of vineyards and a 9,500-square-foot villa for wine tastings. Overall, recent guests said the breakfasts are worth a return visit alone, while others mentioned the attentive staff, comfortable rooms and landscaped grounds as reasons to book a stay.
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Location
Cape May, NJ
Hotel Class
4.0-star
Property Type
Hotel, 24 rooms
Primary View
Neighborhood
Style
Historic

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  • 4.0Hotel Class
  • GOODCritic Rating

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Critic Reviews

  • AAA/CAA Four Diamond Awards 2019

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by Tripadvisor. A total of 321 have reviewed the The Southern Mansion, giving it a rating of 4.5, on a scale of 1-5.

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Tripadvisor Travel Rating: Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 321 reviews 4.5 (based on 321 reviews)

Guest Rooms

Because of the historic nature of the property, guest room sizes and shapes vary, as well as decor. Room types range from queen rooms to a 750-square-foot master suite with 15-foot ceilings. Some rooms offer private entrances and soaking tubs. All rooms feature traditional stylings with antique furnishings, wood floors and ornate crown molding. Amenities include flat-screen TVs and bathrooms with hand-painted tile showers.
  • Breakfast included in room rate
  • Premium channels
  • Workspace/desk
  • Minifridge
  • Bathrobes/slippers
  • Minibar
  • Shower/tub combo
  • Separate shower
  • Separate tub
  • Internet
  • Wireless internet
  • Free internet
  • Fee for internet usage
  • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
  • Adjoining rooms available

Location & Parking

Built in 1860, this Victorian bed-and-breakfast is situated on nearly 2 acres in Cape May’s historic district. Among attractions within a short walk are the popular Washington Street Mall with restaurants and shops and the Emlen Physick Estate. The beach is about a half-mile south and the hotel's own winery, Willow Creek Winery, is about 2 miles northwest.
  • 13 miles south of Cape May County Park and Zoo
  • About 45 miles south of Atlantic City International Airport
  • 24-hour valet parking
  • 24-hour self-parking (free)
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car service

Within walking distance of:

  • Bus stop
  • Restaurants
  • Movie theater
  • Train station
  • Beach
  • Theater
  • Subway/metro stop
  • Grocery store
  • Shopping

Dining

The property doesn't offer an on-site restaurant, but The Southern Mansion serves a complimentary breakfast menu that changes daily. Menu items include omelets, pancakes, pastries and fruit.
  • One entree per guest
  • Fine dining
  • Casual dining
  • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • 24-hour room service
  • free breakfast

Kids

Children ages 10 and older are welcome at the inn.
    • Kids Club
    • Free Kids Club
    • Fee for Kids Club
    • Cribs
    • High Chairs

    Wedding

    The hotel is a popular spot for weddings and it has a number of venues inside and out that are suitable for ceremonies and receptions. It offers a variety of packages that include catering, linens, table settings and cake cutting service.

      Maximum wedding guest capacity150

      • Hotel hosts weddings
      • Outdoor space for weddings
      • Wedding planners available

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