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The Southern Mansion

4.0 of 5 720 Washington ST, Cape May, NJ 08204
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185 Reviews 4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Piscataway, New Jersey
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with friends for a short 3 day trip. We all loved the place! Breakfast was great. Location was fantastic. We were able to walk almost everywhere. Visiting the winery is a must...we rented bikes and rode over.

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Ho Ho Kus, New Jersey
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second time here. We stayed in room 20 last year and this year room 19. Both rooms are so nice and the beds so comfortable we didn't want to get up. Breakfast is also very good and a nice touch this place offers at no extra charge. We'll be back again next year! Btw Try the blue rose inn... More

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Warren, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had our wedding here Labor Day weekend. Had friends and family from all over. I could not have been more perfect. Ken and the rest of the staff were the best hosts. Several guests commented on the impeccable service. Grounds and room were fantastic, food was delicious. Can't say enough good things about this place. Thanks for everything.

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a beautifully restored mansion. My wife and I took the tour and plan to stay here on our next trip to Cape May. Our guide was a very informative history major who presented a captivating history of the mansion. A must see on your visit to Cape May.

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2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first time at a bed and breakfast. I loved the original Victorian furniture and the feeling of how life was lived at that time in history. Would definitely recommend for an adult get away. Staff made you feel at home and the grounds are beautiful.

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Burlington, NJ
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Our experience at the Southern Mansion exceeded our expectations, this 1860's facility has been expertly restored to a glorious victorian feel with ameneties you would expect in a modern facility, specifically the bathrooms and central air conditioning. Our Room was huge, filled with functional antiques and a fantastic king size four poster bed, the mattress was firm and the linens... More

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Washington, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I need to begin by stating that I am not a fan of "bed and breakfasts". They tend to be very stuffy, somewhat unconfortable, dark and esoteric. The Southern Mansion, did not disappoint. Although, the exterior and grounds are quite impressive and beautiful, the interior met my high standards as stated above; stuffy, uncomfortable, dark and esoteric. I can add... More

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new jersey
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Was invited to a wedding at the Southern Mansion so we stay there for 2 nights. It is a great hotel, quaint & romantic. Each room is unique to itself which a traditional vintage decor which adds to the charm of the property. Walking distance to the town and a short ride to the beach.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Our tour of The Southern Mansion was wonderful! The beauty and history of the Mansion are incredible. Our tour guide, Hamilton, whose family currently owns the Mansion, was very welcoming and informative. The tour was only $10 per person and it lasted a full hour. Hamilton was very knowledgeable and she answered all of our questions, and told us many... More

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stayed here during our anniversary. The inn is beautiful, and has it's own parking which is a huge plus. It's also across from my favorite restaurant (Washington inn) . We booked a room with a private entrance which was very convenient forgoing in and out of and especially packing and unpacking. The only thing that kept me from giving... More

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Address: 720 Washington ST, Cape May, NJ 08204
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Southern Mansion 4*
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