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The Southern Mansion

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Glenside, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sometimes It's worth it, just drop everything and go. The Southern Mansion is the place we chose. It has the charm and ambiance. The staff is friendly and your morning starts with a wonderful continental breakfast. There are even a few extra food offerings on the menu. Our room was large (King bed) on the third floor. There are no... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I took the ferry to Cape May on which we were married 20 years ago, August 29th, and spent the night in Cape May at the Southern Mansion. What a delight! From the friendly and very helpful staff, to the lush Victorian boudoir room, to the outstanding choices at breakfast, we could not have wanted more, except... More 

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Delaware
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57 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A charming spot for a special occasion, we spent our anniversary in Cape May at this lovely place. The room was spotless and very comfortable with a nice modern bathroom. We really appreciated the outside shower room when we came back from the beautiful beach which was just a few blocks away. They provide beach chairs and towels and we... More 

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Southampton, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2016

Charming property with very large rooms. The bathroom has a very large shower and toilet. The sink is in the bedroom which I didn't love. Breakfast was included and was excellent. The location was great so we walked to town and the beach. Great porch.

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South Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

This place is lovely!!!! So much history!! I was there for my cousin's wedding. Upon arrival I joined the other guests sitting on the gorgeous open front porch chatting as we waited for the wedding to start. The ceremony was held in the outside garden area. My only complaint here was that my heels were sinking into the ground..ALOT!!! But... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Southern Mansion is a large B and B in Cape May. There are many rooms to choose from, some in the older original building and others in an addition. From what we saw, all of the rooms in the addition are large, nicely decorated with sitting areas, King beds and functional bathrooms. Robes are provided, no slippers. The AC works... More 

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Thank love2trave09
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Wow. Breakfast was fantastic. Shower outdoors after checkout was much better than riding home sandy after a day at the beach. Short walk to shopping area and beach. Luxurious room. Everything about the Southern Mansion was excellent.

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NJ, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at The Southern Mansion for two nights. The overall impression is, unlike many B&Bs, spaciousness, from the lovely grounds to our oversized room. Beautiful furnishings, very quiet and private. The daily breakfast on the enclosed porch was tasty and beautifully presented. You can park your car on the property and it's an easy walk to... More 

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somers, ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

It's all great at his Victorian Era, opulent, haunted(some say) and down right gorgeous bed and breakfast. A trip back in time with all the trimmings...lushly furnished, high ceiling rooms complete with period furnishings and a breakfast layout, which comes with the price, the likes of which i have never experienced....unlimited fresh fruit, pastries, meats, salmon, fresh juices, the best... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

We were staying in the area and thought it would be nice to see a local attraction. We paid $10 for a tour. The guide knew little about the mansion, the era, or history in general. Information she provided about furniture and about the previous inhabitants was either made up or was distorted in her retelling. This is a beautiful... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about The Southern Mansion

Address: 720 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2331
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $226 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Southern Mansion 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
#11 Family Hotel in Cape May
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