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The South Winds

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14 Patterson Ave Beach Ave and Patterson Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204-1335
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#16 of 37 hotels in Cape May
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The Southwinds is a family friendly motel located just 1/2 block off the beach with 1 bedroom suites and 2 bedroom apartments all with full bath. Additionally there are studios units with full bath as well.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wifi
Restaurant
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Air conditioning
Seating area
Clothes rack
Coffee / tea maker
Kitchenette
Microwave
Bath / shower
Hair dryer
Refrigerator
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Non-smoking rooms
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Family
Centrally Located
107Reviews5Q+A19Room tips
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Mark M wrote a review May 2021
East Brunswick, New Jersey1 contribution
Incredible service, friendly, and clean! Highly recommend! Went during Covid pandemic and still had a great time. Excellent location! The price was spectacular for what we got! Service was available when we needed them, I’m definitely coming back!
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Traveled with friends
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monicacV1924VZ wrote a review Oct 2020
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania1 contribution
POSITIVES: Property was very clean and the staff was very nice. Location was a block back from the beach (with zero view) but in good proximity to the Rusty Nail for casual beach dinners. NEGATIVES: The pool is not on property. It is not walking distance and is very tiny regardless. The air conditioner runs constantly to get to a luke warm/cool temp. During the night it is loud and blows moist air on your head. While recently remodeled just the bare essentials were done and if you are accustomed to a little nicer accommodations it will be disappointing. Part of a vacation for me is the ambiance of my stay...if you can see past that it is clean and has a good amount of space with a kitchenette.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Roving569997 wrote a review Oct 2020
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The room/bathroom was clean and the staff at the front desk was friendly. The hotel is about a 3-5 min walk to the beach. Cape May is a very “walkable” town and the South Winds was 5-10 mins away from great shops and restaurants.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Cassie wrote a review Oct 2020
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The South Winds was an excellent place to stay in Cape May. Only 1 block walk to the beach and within walking distance to the Washington Mall area. Luckily we had our bikes so we parked our truck in the free parking lot and used our bicycles to get everywhere during our 5-day, 4-night stay here. The hotel was super clean and the staff was very friendly and helpful. We will definitely be back!
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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cweb2020 wrote a review Oct 2020
Mount Laurel, New Jersey1 contribution
First time I stayed there. Great staff. Looks like they remodeled recently - the room was nicely decorated & very clean. Loved the wall paper in the office that coordinates with the room décor. Very quiet area. I am disabled and they had a room on the 1st floor for me which I could navigate without any issues. Can't wait to go back & stay here again.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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PRICE RANGE
$165 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Heritage Southwinds
LOCATION
United StatesNew JerseyJersey ShoreCape May CountyCape May
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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Frequently Asked Questions about The South Winds
Which popular attractions are close to The South Winds?
Nearby attractions include South Cape May Meadows (0.3 miles), Washington Street Mall (0.4 miles), and Cape May Stage Professional Equity Theater (0.4 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The South Winds?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at The South Winds?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The South Winds?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at The South Winds?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The South Winds?
Conveniently located restaurants include Washington Inn, Westside Market, and Cape May Peanut Butter Co..
Is The South Winds located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.6 miles away from the center of Cape May.
Are there any historical sites close to The South Winds?
Many travelers enjoy visiting World War II Lookout Tower (2.1 miles), Historic Cold Spring Village (3.3 miles), and Sunset Beach Gifts (2.3 miles).