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Top tips for finding Cape May hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Cape May, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Cape May in January and November.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Cape May if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 3 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Cape May accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Cape May found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $87, while the most expensive was $1,959.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Cape May for 2 days.
If you would like to learn more about Cape May history during your trip, choose a hotel near the Emlen Physick Estate, such as The Cape Winds Motel located five minutes’ walk away. The Emlen Physick Estate is a historical house that features several exhibits to educate visitors on life in the area during the 1800s.
The Cape May Historic District contains a high concentration of museums and landmarks, such as the SS Atlantus concrete ship and the Ocean City Historical Museum, making it an interesting area for tourists to stay. The Alcott Hotel is a relaxed choice that is less than a 10-minute walk to the Cape May Historic District and only a three-minute walk to the popular Willow Creek Winery.
Hoping to spend most of your vacation near the ocean? Choose a hotel next to Cape May Beach, like the West Cape Motel located just a 10-minute walk from the beach. The Cape May Beach has public restrooms and calm water, perfect for both swimming and kayaking.
For travelers interested in nature activities, consider staying near the Nature Center of Cape May, a campus that has interactive activities that educate visitors on local animals and plants in the area. The La Mer Beachfront Inn is only a 15-minute walk away.
If you would like to do some shopping during your trip to Cape May, choose a hotel near Washington Street Mall, like the Victorian Motel, which is less than a five-minute walk from the mall. The Washington Street Mall contains a variety of shops and restaurants, including Art Block and Cape May Leather.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Cape May
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Cape May. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
KAYAK users like staying at The Southern Mansion, Marquis De Lafayette and Casablanca when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Historic Cold Spring Village.
The average price of a double room in Cape May is $516, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as $96.
The Congress Hall Resort is a chic 4-star hotel that is directly across the street from the Cape May Beach and has rooms with views of the ocean. The Carroll Villa Hotel dates all the way to 1882, and it offers the option of upgrading to a room with views of the beach.
South Cape May Meadows is a large sanctuary that offers trails, wetlands, and bird-watching opportunities, making it a tranquil and scenic place to visit. The Beach Shack is a casual resort that is only a five-minute walk from the meadows and less than a 10-minute walk to the Washington Street Mall. The Highland House is a three-minute walk to the meadows and a seven-minute walk to Cape May Beach.
If you’re a history enthusiast, consider booking a hotel near the city’s Colonial House Museum. The Chalfonte Hotel is an affordable option that is only a four-minute walk to the museum and a four-minute walk to Cape May Beach. The Carroll Villa Hotel is a six-minute walk to the museum and one minute from Cape May Beach.
The Grand Hotel of Cape May is located right on Cape May Beach and has both an indoor pool and an optional kids’ club. The Ocean Club Hotel is located on Beach Avenue and offers large suites, as well as towel, umbrella, and chair rentals. This is a great choice for families planning to go to the beach.
The best deal for a 3-star hotel room in Cape May found by KAYAK users in the last 3 hours was $96, while a 4-star hotel room the lowest price was $273. The cheapest room found overall was for $96.
In the last 3 days, the best price displayed on KAYAK for a double hotel room in Cape May for the upcoming weekend was $158 per night. We also found good deals for 3-star hotel rooms from $446 and 4-star hotel rooms from $837.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Cape May districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Cape May city center.
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
Where to stay in Cape May?
Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Cape May by showing you the exact location of each hotel.