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Cape May
Yes, Cape May is, technically, on the Jersey Shore. But it’s the antithesis of the Jersey Shore you’ll see on TV—instead of nightclubs and tanning parlors, you’ll find Victorian mansions and a famous lighthouse.

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Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum
Attraction type: Military Museums
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Cape May Beaches
Cape May Beaches
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Cape May Stage Professional Equity Theater
Cape May Stage Professional Equity Theater
Attraction type: Theaters
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Cape May Lighthouse
Cape May Lighthouse
Owner description: 1859 Cape May Lighthouse, fully restored. Climb 199 steps to the top for a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay. Open daily. Evening trolley tours. Museum shop. more Owner description: 1859 Cape May Lighthouse, fully restored. Climb 199 steps to the top for a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay. Open daily. Evening trolley tours. Museum shop. less
Attraction type: Lighthouses; Lookouts
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Cape May Carriage Company
Cape May Carriage Company
Owner description: We are a horse-drawn carriage company.We provide guided tours through Historic district of Cape May.We would like to fully explain why we do not accept credit cards.We are located... more Owner description: We are a horse-drawn carriage company.We provide guided tours through Historic district of Cape May.We would like to fully explain why we do not accept credit cards.We are located at the corner of Ocean and Washington St. we have a small unprotected mobile table that has no power,no phone and no protection from the weather.We cannot get a phone jack which is needed to take credit cards because we do not have a store front.Cape May is an island with terrible satellite and cell reception therefore the mobile credit card devices also do not help us.There are other very expensive mobile devices that are weather sensitive and do to the fact that we have no protection from the elements ,that is not an option either.We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause to some .There is an ATM located directly behind where we are parked.We hope that you enjoy the horse and carriages and the joy, and beauty they bring to the hundreds of people who ride each year. less
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant
Peter Shields Inn & Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 109 Restaurants in Cape May
Price: $30 - $50
Cuisines: American, Eclectic
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Hot Dog Tommy's
Hot Dog Tommy's
Ranked #2 of 109 Restaurants in Cape May
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Coffee Tyme
Coffee Tyme
Ranked #3 of 109 Restaurants in Cape May
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
The Blue Rose Inn & Restaurant
The Blue Rose Inn & Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 109 Restaurants in Cape May
Price: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Magic Brain Cafe
Magic Brain Cafe
Ranked #5 of 109 Restaurants in Cape May
Cuisines: Coffee Shop

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
$110 - $330
Ranked #5 of 49 Cape May B&B and Inns
Saltwood House
Saltwood House
$100 - $220
Ranked #8 of 49 Cape May B&B and Inns
The Bacchus Inn
The Bacchus Inn
$80 - $215
Ranked #12 of 49 Cape May B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Blue Fish Inn
Blue Fish Inn
$79 - $225
Ranked #1 of 42 Hotels in Cape May
Victorian Motel
Victorian Motel
$50 - $170
Ranked #2 of 42 Hotels in Cape May
Camelot Motel
Camelot Motel
$50 - $210
Ranked #3 of 42 Hotels in Cape May

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

The Southern Mansion
4.0 of 5
The Southern Mansion
$203 - $358
Ranked #4 of 42 Hotels in Cape May
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The Virginia Hotel
4.0 of 5
The Virginia Hotel
$146 - $349
Ranked #12 of 42 Hotels in Cape May
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Congress Hall
4.0 of 5
Congress Hall
$145 - $438
Ranked #14 of 42 Hotels in Cape May
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