Romantic Retreats at the Sandpiper

Celebrate your sweetheart in Cape May

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11 BEACH AVENUE, CAPE MAY, NJ 08204(800) 732-7816


Romantic Retreats

at the Sandpiper

Available February 1st through 29th

The Sandpiper is the perfect home base for a romantic Cape May getaway. Enjoy deluxe accommodations in one of our spacious suites, and plan a candlelit farm-to-table dinner when you purchase a Dining Credit as a Stay Enhancement.

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With its cozy restaurants and lounges, quint boutique shopping and storied Victorian architecture all steeped in seaside charm, Cape May was practically built for romantic getaways. This February, rent a suite overlooking the ocean at the Sandpiper and discover why so many make this town their romantic retreat of choice. Fill your days with late-morning brunches, followed by a little shopping and exploration—February is the perfect time to discover new gems on our island without the summertime crowds. When the sun sets, enjoy cocktails in the Brown Room, followed by a romantic candlelit dinner in the Blue Pig Tavern or Ebbitt Room.

Plan your Romantic Retreat and enjoy:

  • Deluxe accommodations at the Sandpiper
  • Receive a $100 Ebbitt Room Dining Credit for only $85 when purchased as a Stay Enhancement
  • Receive a $50 Blue Pig Tavern Dining Credit for only $40 when purchased as a Stay Enhancement

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Winter Warm-up


Available November 1st, 2019 through March 31, 2020

The weather may be cold outside, but Cape Resorts has everything to keep you warmed up this winter. Enjoy hot chocolate by the fire, a dining and cocktail credit, and a late check out. Plus, Kids Eat Free!

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Winter Warm-Up

Even when the weather is frightful, Cape May has cozy fireplaces, fine dining, quaint Victorian houses, and the most beautiful winter sunsets. Sit back and relax with a cocktail in the Ebbitt Room, or enjoy dinner by the fire in the Blue Pig Tavern. Visit our Sea Spa and relax away the temperatures with one of our signature treatments.

Package includes:

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • Dining and Cocktail Credit for all Cape Resorts restaurants and lounges ($40 per day)*
  • Hot chocolate with whipped cream for two from Tommy's Folly
  • 1pm late check out**
  • Get $200 Spa Credit for $170. Save 15% when you purchase a Spa Credit in advance as a Stay Enhancement.
  • Plus: Kids Eat Free! (should you decide to bring them)***

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congress hall sandpiper the star Call to book the Congress Place Suites: (800) 732-4236

* All dining and cocktails must be signed to your room for the dining credit to apply. No cash value.
** Late checkout is based on availability and does not apply on Friday and Saturday departures
** Kids Eat Free: 1 complimentary meal off the children’s menu, for every adult entrée or sandwich purchased off the regular Blue Pig Tavern menu, maximum 2 children. Tax and gratuity not included. No cash value.

Rise, Shine And Relax


Available Year Round

Rise, Shine & Relax and leave the rest to us! Enjoy deluxe accommodations and a delicious farm-to-table breakfast in the Blue Pig Tavern each morning.

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Rise, Shine And Relax

Whether it's a sunny summer morning or a brisk late sunrise in winter, there is nothing like waking up in picturesque Cape May. Start each morning with a hearty breakfast in the Blue Pig. Then, relax by the pool, or warm up by the fireplace and enjoy shopping along the historic streets. Any time of year is the perfect time of year to enjoy time on Cape Island.

Your package includes:

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • Breakfast for Two in the Blue Pig Tavern ($30 per day)

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* Meals must be charged to the room for the credit to be applied.

The Benjamin - $100 Resort Credit


Available Year Round

Enjoy wonderful accommodations and a $100 resort credit with the freedom to choose how to spend it. From farm-to-table dining to evening cocktails to boutique shopping, the choice is yours!

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The Benjamin - $100 Resort Credit

Benjamin Franklin knew that the key to a good time was good food, good drink, and good company. This wise founding father is the face of the $100 bill, and now can be found as the face of this exciting getaway. With The Benjamin package you will enjoy wonderful accommodations and a $100 resort credit with the freedom to choose how to spend it. From a delicious farm-to-table dinner in the Ebbitt Room, to classic comfort food at The Blue Pig Tavern. Enjoy cocktails in the Brown Room or some well deserved relaxation in the Sea Spa. Grab a cup of coffee and lite-bites from Tommy's Folly or kick back for a Happy Hour at the Rusty Nail. It's easier than ever with signing privileges throughout all of the Cape Resorts Properties in Cape May. How will you spend your Benjamin?

Package includes:

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • A $100 resort credit per stay to be used at any Cape Resorts outlets

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the Virginia sandpiper the star beach shack call to book the red or pink virginia cottages: (800) 732-4236

*Resort credit must be signed to your room to be applied. No cash value.

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Fitness Center


Recently enhanced, the Fitness Center at the Sandpiper is one of the most robust gyms on the island. As your guest, you'll have exclusive access to our full range of workout amenities including free weights, weight machines and cardio equipment.

Fitness Center access is included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.



From splashing in the surf to exploring the town, there's so much to see and do on your Cape May vacation. After a long day of fun, rest, relax and recharge in the Sandpiper Sauna.

Sauna access is included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.

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The Piper Lounge


Sandpiper guests have access to the Piper Lounge, our ground-floor common area furnished with comfortable couches, HDTVs, a book library and a full kitchen. Play a board game with a few friends, or plan a large group get-together in this versatile space.

Piper Lounge access is included in your stay as a Sandpiper guest.



What's a New Jersey beach vacation without some time at the Arcade? Head downstairs at the Sandpiper, were the whole family can enjoy classics like pinball, racing games and more.

Sea Spa


The Sea Spa at Congress Hall is a full-service spa that offers unique ocean-inspired treatments in a bright, uplifting atmosphere. You’ll love the fun yellow- and white-striped treatment rooms and the wonderful massages, facials and beauty treatments that feature all-natural products. Learn More.

Sandpiper Pool


We know the beach in Cape May is pretty special, but a change of scenery is always nice, especially on vacation. The heated Sandpiper pool is the perfect spot to cool off, relax and have some fun just steps away from your guest room.

Pool access is included in your stay as a Sandpiper guest.

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Pool Service


Relax poolside without having to lift a finger. Guests of the Sandpiper receive use of complimentary loungers, towels and umbrellas at the Sandpiper Pool, and our Pool Attendants are on hand to take orders for refreshing cocktails and delicious bites. Learn More

Pool Service is included in your stay as a Sandpiper guest.

Beach Service


As a guest at the Sandpiper, you have full access to Beach Service on the beach in front of Congress Hall. Our Beach Attendants will set you up with chairs, towels and umbrellas when you arrive. Learn More

Beach Service is included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.

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Guided Excursions


Embark on a tour of some of Cape May's hidden gems. Our Guides will lead you out for a tour of Davey's Lake or to Sunset Beach, where you can search for Cape May Diamonds.
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A selection of Guided Excursions is included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest. Learn More

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Children's Programming


There's always fun to be had in Cape May. From the magic of our Summer Carnivals to the enchantment of Winter Wonderland, our Programming Team is busy at work creating events and activities the whole family will love, no matter the season.
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A selection of Seasonal Children's Programming is included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest. Learn More

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Beach Plum Farm Tour


Set out on a guided or self-guided tour and explore the old and open spaces of Beach Plum Farm, our very own 62-acre working farm in West Cape May.
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Guided Beach Plum Farm Tours are included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.

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Shuttle Service


Travel Cape Island with ease on our new Cape Resorts Shuttle. The Shuttle stops at all Cape Resorts outlets and hotels, including Beach Plum Farm and West End Garage.
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Shuttle Service is included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.

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Congress Hall
Bike Shop


There’s no better way to get around Cape May than by bike. The city is flat as a pancake and very pretty, the perfect ingredients for a lovely bike ride! Our Congress Hall Bike Shop offers singles, doubles, children’s bikes, surreys and helmets.
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Beach Boot Camp


Feeling inspired to exercise in the beautiful beach-side setting? Our Beach Boot Camp sessions provides structured exercise in beautiful oceanside surroundings.

Beach Boot Camp Sessions are included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.

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Running, Biking, Walking

Being on vacation at the New Jersey shore means being outside as much as you can and there are lots of options to enjoy your workout in the fresh air while staying with us. Ask the Concierge Desk for recommendations for nearby hikes, nature walks and bike paths.

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Bird Watching

Cape May is one of the world’s most famous bird watching destinations and enthusiasts travel here from across the country to experience the wide variety of species that inhabit the area and pass through during migration. Check with Congress Hall's Concierge for tips on the best places to spot rare birds.
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The Sandpiper Beach Club was honored as one of Condé Nast Traveler's Top 20 Best Hotels in the Northeast: Readers' Choice Awards for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. The Sandpiper has also been awarded with Tripadvisor's Certificate of Excellence.

Sandpiper Beach Club
11 Beach Ave.
Cape May, New Jersey 08204
(800) 732-4236

it’s easy to find us

Cape May is easily accessible from the Garden State Parkway and the Cape May-Lewes Ferry. The property is located on Beach Avenue, right along the beach - in the heart of the Historic District.

Complimentary On-Site Parking is available to all Sandpiper Beach Club guests.

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From Specific Points

From The Garden State Parkway | From The Cape May Lewes Ferry | From New York | From Washington/Baltimore | From Philadelphia