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The Southern Mansion

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Garfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got the last room in the mansion on presidents weekend. What a great find! Ken and the young lady at the front desk were super nice and hopefully with suggestions. Breakfast has many choices including hot breakfast from a menu and individual tables so you don't have to make awkward conversation with strangers. The only downside for us was...

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Bridgeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is one of those - gotta check it out places you gotta try out - we loved it - and the inn staff is wonderfully helpful - their breakfast offerings are superb - we will return again soon and often

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Princeton Junction, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

My friend and I got a living social to the mansion. My friend and I decided to go and stay over and shop the next day. The coupon also included a visit to the local winery and breakfast the next day. We called our room The Lincoln Room... Beautiful and super comfortable Breakfast next morning was delicious.. I had French...

1Thank Donna S
Deptford, New Jersey
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This B&B was our number place to go. The breakfast is wonderful, the staff is great & the rooms are clean. Quite a lot was done to upgrade this place. The problem is that it's not being care for. We noticed that in the halls on the first floor that the flooring is starting to buckle & turn black against...

3Thank stowee1
Glenside, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Sometimes It's worth it, just drop everything and go. The Southern Mansion is the place we chose. It has the charm and ambiance. The staff is friendly and your morning starts with a wonderful continental breakfast. There are even a few extra food offerings on the menu. Our room was large (King bed) on the third floor. There are no...

3Thank jeremy455
Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took the ferry to Cape May on which we were married 20 years ago, August 29th, and spent the night in Cape May at the Southern Mansion. What a delight! From the friendly and very helpful staff, to the lush Victorian boudoir room, to the outstanding choices at breakfast, we could not have wanted more, except...

1Thank HRSTraveler
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

A charming spot for a special occasion, we spent our anniversary in Cape May at this lovely place. The room was spotless and very comfortable with a nice modern bathroom. We really appreciated the outside shower room when we came back from the beautiful beach which was just a few blocks away. They provide beach chairs and towels and we...

1Thank Mcguyver
Southampton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Charming property with very large rooms. The bathroom has a very large shower and toilet. The sink is in the bedroom which I didn't love. Breakfast was included and was excellent. The location was great so we walked to town and the beach. Great porch.

Thank Eileen K
South Jersey
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place is lovely!!!! So much history!! I was there for my cousin's wedding. Upon arrival I joined the other guests sitting on the gorgeous open front porch chatting as we waited for the wedding to start. The ceremony was held in the outside garden area. My only complaint here was that my heels were sinking into the ground..ALOT!!! But...

Thank blackpearlcrew
Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Southern Mansion is a large B and B in Cape May. There are many rooms to choose from, some in the older original building and others in an addition. From what we saw, all of the rooms in the addition are large, nicely decorated with sitting areas, King beds and functional bathrooms. Robes are provided, no slippers. The AC works...

2Thank love2trave09

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The Southern Mansion

Address: 720 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2331
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: €167 - €297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Southern Mansion 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
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#11 Family Hotel in Cape May
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Third floor rooms might be bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles jeremy455, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 3 in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles EileenKaz, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They are all great rooms, just choose what you can afford and sleeping needs.”
 of 5 bubbles larryd675, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“15 ( private entrance to room / another entrance leads to main lobby area”
 of 5 bubbles TB1232015, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
“see the website. we stayed in the red room and couldn't be happier”
 of 5 bubbles ramblinbill, 24 Dec 2015 | Read review
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