come to cape may

and see the magic for yourself

Located on the Southern tip of New Jersey, Cape May is a vacation destination with something for everyone. Defined by its coastal charm and Victorian architecture, Cape May is a seaside escape with miles of pristine coastline, quaint shopping districts, a picturesque lighthouse overlooking the Delaware Bay and Atlantic Ocean, and celebrated restaurants featuring culinary creations from top chefs. Visit Cape May and celebrate the history and legacy of this seaside gem.

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eat & drink

The Ebbitt Room

Artisanal cocktails, seasonal farm-fresh classic American regional cuisine served in a sophisticated setting with a casual vibe.

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Sea Spa at Congress Hall is a must-visit for those seeking a relaxing,refreshing escape during their visit to Cape May. Featuring indulgent treatments inspired by the healing properties of the ocean and the gentle rhythms of the seashore, Sea Spa is sure to ease both mind and body into a vacation state of mind.
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cape may diamonds

Cape May Diamonds have a history that predates the birth of the United States. In the 1750s, it is said that a large Cape May Diamond was presented to Christopher Leaming, a local whaler, by the last chief of the Kechemeche tribe King Nummy. This possession of this diamond could be traced through the Leaming family up until the 1970s, The Kechemeche believed that the “diamonds” contained supernatural powers, and used them to seal bonds of peace and friendship.
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West End Garage

Cape May's premiere shopping destination featuring 50 stores and 62 vendors in a charming renovated garage.

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Tommy’s Folly

A trip to Cape May isn't complete without a visit to these four charming shops located in Congress Hall.

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beach plum farm

Farm to home. Shop fresh produce, local artisans crafts, farm-inspired merchandise.

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If you dreamed of a wedding by the sea, Cape May, New Jersey offers beautiful scenery, an ideal location year-round and the perfect intimate space to celebrate your special day.

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Meetings & Retreats

Cape May combines the lure of history with the convenience of modern amenities in a variety of inspired settings, from beach to boardroom to farm.

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stay overnight

A day in Cape May isn't enough.

Whatever the season, a visit to Cape May isn't complete without experiencing the bucolic charm of Beach Plum Farm, searching for shells along Cape May's miles of coastline, followed by a leisurely stroll through the charming downtown shops, taking in the beauty of our magnificent Victorian architecture, capped of by a sunset cocktail on the porch of the Virginia. Even if you are visiting from close by, consider staying over to fully experience Cape May.
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