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Monkton, MD
Reviewed 24 April 2013

I've been going to Cape May for the last decade. I've stayed in numerous B&Bs around the shore (including my favorite spot, which is irrelevant here) - but I was really excited to try the famous Southern Mansion. Although I'm a very picky traveler and enjoy luxury inns and boutiques, I know when to temper my expectations and review accordingly....

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southernmansion, Manager at The Southern Mansion, responded to this review

All the staff at the Southern Mansion is extremely proud of our extreme cleanliness, attention to detail, and focus on customer service. If you had even a percentage of such an unpleasant stay they you claimed, had you come to us with your concerns, we would have immediately gone out of our way to satisfy you in anyway possible. Our...

North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Been to the Southern Mansion a couple times, & wonderful each time. They have afternoon tea for everyone staying there, & such a great breakfast. Rooms are Victorian & spacious! Stood in a couple different rooms, all very different, but all so nice! It's great to go when the weather is nice, so you could walk around to all the...

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Severn, Maryland
Reviewed 4 April 2013

This was our first visit to Cape May and choosing The Southern Mansion for accommodations was a perfect way to experience this charming Victorian town. We booked Room 24 - a large king room on the second floor - be aware you can only access this room by going outdoors and using spiral staircases (no problem for us, but may...

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Brick, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Everyone that works at the South Mansion is GREAT, they Treat you like Family..go visit them and you will be back again & again!! It is close to everything and the property and grounds are beautiful. If you need recommendations or anything at all the staff is happy to help you.. Breakfast was wonderful in the sun room. We loved...

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Sicklerville, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 December 2012

We chose the Southern Mansion in Cape May for our wedding venue. This is an absolutely gorgeous B&B in historical Cape May NJ. The rooms are simply beautiful, each one decorated in period Victorian motif. We can't say enough about our experience at the mansion. The staff is excellent. Our wedding guests were amazed!

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Diamond Point, New York
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Beautiful old mansion with very spacious rooms. Very good breakfast and a very accommodating staff. Location was very good and within biking distance of shopping, beaches and tourist sites. It is not within easy walking distance of the beach which could be an issue if you went in the summer but as we were there in the fall that was...

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southernmansion, Manager at The Southern Mansion, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us! We try to make the rooms big beautiful jewel boxes, each one different, so you can enjoy their beauty, and uniqueness in total comfort! The most important event to us, is that you have a wonderful, and memorable stay. We truly want to make you happy, and we look forward to having...

Cape May, N.J.
Reviewed 8 December 2012

We decided to take a mini, mid week, winter get away and booked into the Southern Mansion, a bed and breakfast in Cape May, which is a Historical Landmark, filled with Victorian Era structures. The property is breathtaking, an no expense was spared in renovation and restoration of this magnificent piece of history. Our accommodations were like none other, being...

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southernmansion, Manager at The Southern Mansion, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed the special luxurious, warm, and comfortable ambiance the Southern Mansion offers at the holiday. Sitting and relaxing in front of the fireplaces is such a wonderful relaxing experience. Thank you for staying with us, and we look forward to having you as our guests again!

Piscataway, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 December 2012

We wanted a non traditional venue for our fall wedding. We found The Southern Mansion during one of our internet searches and were taken aback my the beautiful pictures. Not only is it gorgeous, its just as spacious. We spoke and emailed the wedding coordinator Andreea, who was such a big help; we booked our wedding date before even taking...

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Reviewed 28 November 2012

We have never considered ourselves the B&B types but I want to stay in places that are quaint, charming, and memorable. The Southern Mansion is all of these. It is just the perfect blend of personal attention and privacy. The room was fabulous. When we arrived, there were homemade cookies and chocolate covered strawberries in our room. Every detail was...

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southernmansion, Manager at The Southern Mansion, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments! We can't wait to have you stay with us again! Denise Cortina

Plainsboro, NJ
Reviewed 23 November 2012

This is the place where we got married - the wedding was in the parlor, dinner was on the porch and the reception was downstairs. Love the variety of rooms (#3, #4, #11, #25 and #1), love the breakfasts. It's a fabulous place to stay, no matter what season and within easy walking distance of the pedestrian mall.

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We are glad you loved your wedding! It was beautiful! But more than anything we appreciate your return business ! Thank you for your compliments! Denise Cortina

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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Additional Information about The Southern Mansion

Address: 720 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-2331
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Cape May
Price Range: $339 - $459 (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
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#11 Family Hotel in Cape May
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