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Princeton Junction, New Jersey
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195 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My friend and I got a living social to the mansion. My friend and I decided to go and stay over and shop the next day. The coupon also included a visit to the local winery and breakfast the next day. We called our room The Lincoln Room... Beautiful and super comfortable Breakfast next morning was delicious.. I had French... More 

Thank Donna S
Deptford, New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This B&B was our number place to go. The breakfast is wonderful, the staff is great & the rooms are clean. Quite a lot was done to upgrade this place. The problem is that it's not being care for. We noticed that in the halls on the first floor that the flooring is starting to buckle & turn black against... More 

Thank stowee1
Glenside, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

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 

1 Thank jeremy455
Wilmington, Delaware
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92 reviews
71 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 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 

1 Thank HRSTraveler
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63 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 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 

1 Thank Mcguyver
Southampton, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 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.

Thank EileenKaz
South Jersey
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 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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176 reviews
79 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 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 

Thank love2trave09
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 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.

Thank Keith B
NJ, United States
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4 reviews
Reviewed 28 July 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 

Thank Linda N

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  • Free Breakfast
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Address: 720 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2331
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: £179 - £247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Southern Mansion 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
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Southern Mansion Cape May
Southern Mansion Hotel Cape May
The Southern Mansion Cape May, New Jersey
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Cape May
#4 Luxury Hotel in Cape May
#11 Family Hotel in Cape May
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“Third floor rooms might be bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles jeremy455, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 3 in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles EileenKaz, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They are all great rooms, just choose what you can afford and sleeping needs.”
 of 5 bubbles larryd675, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“15 ( private entrance to room / another entrance leads to main lobby area”
 of 5 bubbles TB1232015, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
“see the website. we stayed in the red room and couldn't be happier”
 of 5 bubbles ramblinbill, 24 Dec 2015 | Read review
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