The Inn of Cape May Sign and hotel in the background
The Porch

Established in 1894, The Inn of Cape May, once The Colonial boarding house, has been a timeless allure for vacationers with its upscale amenities and panoramic views. Over time, it has grown and transformed into a modern beachfront destination, open year-round, while preserving its historic charm.

Experience Cape May’s Finest

Indulge in the perfect union of classic charm and modern design at The Inn of Cape May. Located in the heart of Cape May’s charming Historic District, our beautifully renovated property combines the best of the past and present and offers a delightful seaside escape.

Discover unparalleled accommodations, exceptional dining, and warm hospitality, and immerse yourself in the charm and beauty of this historic seaside destination.


Rooms & Suites

Every stay in Cape May is unique – as are each of The Inn’s 51 guest rooms and suites. A quirky feature of our more than century-old footprint – each room varies in shape, size, and view.

Plush new accommodations and amenities complement the original charm of one of the island’s oldest and grandest hotels.

  • Hotel Room at the Inn of Cape May
  • Hotel Room at the Inn of Cape May
  • Hotel room at the Inn of Cape May
  • Hotel Room at the Inn of Cape May


Restaurants & Bars

From sun-up to sun-down, delicious options are available to satisfy your every craving at The Inn. Savor a steaming cup of coffee curled up on a plush lobby couch, start happy hour early as you sip cocktails on the sun-drenched porch, or make a reservation to see what creative new dishes Chef has dreamed up.


Meetings & Events

Whether you’re planning to say ‘I do’, host an intimate anniversary dinner, celebrate a milestone birthday, or host a corporate meeting, The Inn of Cape May, newly renovated, provides a stunning backdrop for your private event. Just steps from the beach, ocean breezes lend a coastal elegance to the contemporary finishes and new modern décor that elevate the historic charm of our beautiful ballroom and wraparound porch.


Full & Part-Time Positions

Be part of the next era of Cape May hospitality!

We’re looking for passionate hospitality professionals to join our team. Full and part-time positions are available for both front and back-of-house roles. For further application instructions, email