Where to stay around Cape May, NJ?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,912 vacation rentals near Cape May. From 1,025 Condos/Apartments to 607 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cape May for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Cape May?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cape May:

  • Village Green: 252 vacation rentals
  • Admiral Estates: 86 vacation rentals
  • South Rehoboth: 782 vacation rentals
  • Lewes Beach (East of Canal): 68 vacation rentals
  • The Pines: 409 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Cape May?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Cape May. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Washington Street Mall: 3,341 vacation rentals
  • Cape May Stage: 3,331 vacation rentals
  • Cape May Convention Hall: 3,344 vacation rentals
  • Cape May City Hall: 3,339 vacation rentals
  • Emlen Physick Estate: 3,274 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cape May listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Cape May?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 1,025 Condos/Apartments in Cape May. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cape May include:

  • Houses: 607 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 185 rentals available
  • Studios: 116 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cape May?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 622 vacation rentals with pool available in Cape May. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Cape May: Your ticket to the Jersey Shore

    Part of the Jersey Shore, Cape May is a summer ritual for a host of East Coasters. It lures sunseekers with sandy beaches, sparkling water and laid-back vibes. As well as postcard-perfect beaches, there's plenty of history to soak up. The town was founded in the 1600s and dotted with handsome Victorian buildings. Spend your days beach hopping along the coast, devouring lobster rolls, or simply relaxing with a good book. From historic homes in the town center, to breezy bayside cottages, Cape May vacation rentals make it easy to slip into Jersey Shore time.

    Beach hopping in Cape May

    Most vacationers arrive with dreams of sand, sunshine and salty air. Cape May delivers, with some of the East Coast's most beautiful beaches. The Cove is a hotspot for families, while secluded Higbee Beach is an "off the beaten track" option. Running parallel to the shoreline, the Cape May promenade stretches for nearly 2 miles and winds past some of the peninsula's best beaches. Whale-watching season spans from May to December, with the chance to spot humpbacks, fins and minkes frolicking in Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Sip your way through Cape May vineyards

    Cape May harbors a flourishing wine industry, with 6 boutique vineyards set on the peninsula. Willow Creek Winery is the showpiece, with beautifully-kept grounds, a gourmet tapas menu and a lively sangria bar. Sip on something you like? Why not stock up on your favorite bottles and enjoy a private tasting session on the deck of your Cape May vacation rentals cottage? For an iconic snapshot, head up to the Cape May Lighthouse. It was built in 1859, with visitors welcome to climb 199 stairs and enjoy sweeping views of the coastline.

    Sun-drenched summers in Cape May

    Summer is high season on the Jersey Shore and Cape May is no exception. From Memorial Day to Labor Day the beaches are packed with sunseekers. Cape May vacation rentals make the most of the sunshine, with beachfront condos just steps from the sand. Thanks to quieter beaches and shoulder season discounts, fall is emerging as a sweet spot. Even in winter, Cape May attracts its fair share of visitors. A year-round population of around 4000 locals keeps things lively and upbeat. It won't be warm enough to swim but you can still enjoy windswept walks on the beach, scenic bike rides and cozy nights by the fire.

    Discover Cape May Point State Park

    One of America's oldest summer resorts, Cape May sees Delaware Bay meet the Atlantic Ocean. It's set on the Jersey Shore, a sun-drenched stretch that spans from Sandy Hook to Cape May. The peninsula is dominated by Cape May Point State Park, a 190-acre reserve laced with sandy beaches and scenic hiking trails. Birdlife is plentiful, with sanctuaries like the Cape May Bird Observatory serving as an important habitat for hawks, eagles, owls and other species.