Happy Anniversary, Virginia

Celebrating 30 Years since our Reopening June 2, 1989

enjoy a special rate of $198.90 on select dates In honor of this milestone



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25 JACKSON STREET CAPE MAY, NJ 08204(800) 732-4236

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Congressional Retreat at the Virginia

The Virginia Hotel and Cottages

Available through June 20th

Put a little spring in your step at the Virginia. Enjoy a dining credit, a Sea Spa stay enhancement offer, a late checkout and more.

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Inspired by the rich history of Cape May and Congress Hall's distinction as the "Summer White House" we've created the ultimate package to melt the winter blues away and put a little spring in your step.

Our guests will enjoy:

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • $30 Cape Resorts Dining and Cocktail Credit, per day*
  • Get $100 Spa Credit for $80. Save 20% when you purchase a Spa Credit in advance as a Stay Enhancement.
  • Late Checkout of 1pm**


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the virginia hotel call to book the cottages: 1(800) 732-4236

Dining and cocktail credit must be signed to your room to be applied.
**Late checkout is based on availability and does not apply to Friday and Saturday Departures.

Life's a Beach at the Virginia

VIRGINIA HOTEL & RED COTTAGE

Available May 23rd through October 6th

Ring in the summer on Jackson Street and enjoy deluxe accommodations, a Virginia Beach Tent rental, a beach dining credit and more.

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The only thing better than relaxing on the beach is having everything you need set up for you in advance. A private beach tent with two beach loungers with covers, chairs, table, a cooler filled with bottled water and soda plus a beach attendant ready to serve you. Soaking up the sun has never been so comfortable!

As our guest you will enjoy:

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • A private beach tent rental for two days
  • Beach Dining Credit of $30 per day*


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the virginia call to book the red cottage: 1(800) 732-4236

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

Indulgent Sea Spa Retreat

CONGRESS HALL, THE VIRGINIA HOTEL, THE STAR, THE SANDPIPER

Available Year Round

Refresh the mind and revitalize the body. Indulge in the finest selection of pampering treatments with a relaxing Sea Spa experience.

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Indulgent Sea Spa Retreat

Inspired by fresh, local ingredients, the Spa is excited to offer Beach Plum Farm bath products, made with ingredients located just two miles from Congress Hall. With the Indulgent Sea Spa Retreat, you will leave feeling rested, refreshed, and rejuvenated.

As our guest you will enjoy:

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • $100 Sea Spa Credit*
  • Post-Treatment Refresher, Beach Plum Farm Juice
  • A gift set of Beach Plum Farm Amenities

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Please call 609-884-6543 to reserve your spa treatment.

*Reservations strongly recommended. Spa reservations must be made prior to your arrival, other wise availability is not guaranteed. This voucher can be applied toward spa services only. No Cash Value.

An Evening To Remember

The Virginia Hotel and Cottages

Available Year Round

Make your romantic getaway one to remember with a welcome bottle of champagne, delicious chocolate truffles, and an intimate evening in the Ebbitt Room.

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An Evening to Remember

Make every celebration or evening truly memorable with an epicurean experience at The Ebbitt Room, where artisanal cocktails are expertly paired with farm-fresh classic American cuisine. Whatever the milestone, we will provide the gracious touch and exceptional service that ensure indelible memories.

Your romantic getaway includes: 

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • Welcome bottle of house champagne and chocolate truffles
  • Ebbitt Room dining credit ($100 per stay)*
  • Continental Breakfast for two each morning
  • Complimentary Valet Parking

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To Book the Cottages, please call: (800) 732-4236

* Please make your dinner reservations after booking your package by calling the Ebbitt Room at (609) 884-5700.

All food and beverage charges must be signed to your room for the Dining Credit to be applied. No Cash Value. 

resort life

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.

Fitness Room

Being on vacation doesn’t mean having to break your fitness regime. As our guest, you'll have access to Congress Hall's Fitness Room that features state-of-the art equipment and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Just sign in at the Congress Hall front desk.

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

Continental Breakfast

Start the day with a delicious Continental Breakfast each morning of your stay, made to order and served to you either in our Lobby Lounge, on the Front Porch, or in the privacy of your Guest Room.

Daily Continental Breakfast is included in your stay as a Virginia Hotel guest.

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. Learn More.

Guided Beach Plum Farm Tours are included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.

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History Tours

Explore Congress Hall and learn more about its remarkable story on our 60-minute interactive tours led by "Annie Knight" who owned the hotel from 1904-1931.

History Tours are included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest. For more information, please call our Concierge at (609) 884-6542 or email us at [email protected].

Guided Excursions

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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. View Excursions

A selection of Guided Excursions is included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest. Learn More

Shuttle Service

SEASONAL

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.

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

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.

Congress Hall Pool

SUMMER

We know our beaches are pretty special, but a change of scenery is always nice, especially on vacation. As a guest at The Virginia, you can enjoy the services and amenities of the nearby Congress Hall Hotel, including its beautiful swimming pool and adult-only pool.

Golf Cart

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Reserve our golf cart, daily, May-November, which can take you to area restaurants, Beach Plum Farm, historical sights, or just around the streets of Cape May. Speak with the front desk to arrange your outing.

Beach Service

SUMMER

Our Beach Attendants guarantee the perfect beach day by setting you up with chairs, towels and umbrellas when you arrive. Order a refreshment off of our Beach Menu and settle in to the sounds of the surf.

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

Bike Rentals

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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! The nearby Congress Hall Bike Shop offers singles, doubles, children’s bikes, surreys and helmets.

Beach Boot Camp

SUMMER

Feeling inspired to exercise in the beautiful beach-side setting? We have a great way to provide some gain without the pain. While you’ll definitely work up a sweat, the tranquil ocean views will make your experience something to look forward to rather than dread, we promise.

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

Yoga

SUMMER

There’s nothing better than starting your day with a yoga class. Whether on Congress Hall’s Grand Lawn or down on the beach, the combination of an expert instructor and the beautiful setting create one of the best yoga experiences you’ll find anywhere.

Yoga Sessions are included in your stay as a Cape Resorts guest.

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.

Since 2012, The Virginia Hotel has been honored by Condé Nast Traveler as one of the top 10 US hotels in the Mid-Atlantic and New York. The Virginia Hotel is also a Tripadvisor 2017 Certificate of Excellence Winner.

The Virginia
25 Jackson Street
Cape May, New Jersey 08204
(609) 884-5700

it’s easy to find us

Cape May is easily accessible from the Garden State Parkway and the Cape May-Lewes Ferry. The hotel is located on Jackson Street, just a half block from the beach and the Washington Street Mall - in the heart of the Historic District.

Valet Parking is provided. Please utilize the 15 minute parking space directly across from the hotel as well as the loading zone (a few yards down the street), as parking on the left side of Jackson Street is prohibited.

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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