Enjoy many Cape May Activities near the Southern Mansion.

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Cape May Activities

Cape May is a wonderful all season resort that has a huge variety of activities to suit an  unlimited variety of tastes. There are endless Cape May activities nearby The Southern Mansion. If you come for the summer expect pristine beaches in all shapes and sizes both private and quiet or bustling with numerous sunbathers. Sailing , fishing, charter boats, airboats ,  surfing, or wave runners we have it all immediately available. Our personal world champion surfer is even available for private lessons.  Gourmet and organic dining is available within a couple blocks walk. Since Cape May is known as "The Restaurant Capital of New Jersey", all palates can be pleased from gourmet French or Creole to farm fresh local produce to seafood just minutes off the boat.

Nightlife ranges from jazz festivals, local theatre groups, movies to live music. Whether you prefer a happening night club or a romantic dark bar with stellar cocktails just walk down the street. To enjoy Cape May, take a leisurely stroll or bike and be amazed by the phenomenally restored Victorian buildings one after the other. Want to learn more historical tours abound? Just hop on a comfortable trolley or an even more relaxed horse and carriage ride to learn the town's history up close. Shoppers, Cape May is paradise for interesting boutiques and local crafts, from upscale to funky.  Fabulous local farmers markets with the best homemade chocolate, fudge, local cheese , produce, fruits, and homemade products that New Jersey has to offer.

Visit and tour our award winning local vineyards and wineries or better yet enjoy a picnic and take home a case of fine Vino. The gardens of Cape May are well worth visiting and will satisfy the most discerning of horticulturalist. The Wetland and birding offer days of activities with Cape May being the largest migratory bird area in North America. The fall weather is sublime and tons of festivals from lima bean to wine abound to keep everyone busy. Winter is quieter but the holiday season in Cape May comes alive with all the Victorian Mansion decorated elaborately and open for touring and full of holiday hospitality. Enjoy being romantic in Cape May? Many people do, which is why Cape is the third most popular place to get married in America.

Come stay with us and enjoy all the wonders available. Stay as long as you can as at least a two  night stay is needed to even start to get the taste of what Cape May is all about. Our staff at the Southern Mansion is full of secret information to make your stay unforgettable and ready to pamper you with Southern hospitality!

Biking
Cape May Biking

Reserve your bike you can enjoy Cape May at it’s leisurely best touring all the beautiful buildings , lovely gardens and all the nature preserves…

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Gyms & Yoga
There are several Cape May Gyms & Yoga Studios near the Southern Mansion.

There are many nearby Cape May gyms to get the blood pumping. Just a quick jog to a wonderful fully equipped sports gym which has aerobics, spinning, weights,…

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Tennis
Cape May Tennis is a favorite activity of our guests at the Mansion

Cape May Tennis is very popular in the summer months. Southern Mansion has great Tennis Courts right up the block! Take a quick jog up the street to Cape…

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Bird Watching
cape may bird watching

Birding & Wildlife Cape May Birding is a favorite among locals and visitors. Cape May offers the best migratory bird watching in North America. We…

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Wineries
Cape May Wineries are successful due to the perfect mesoclimate of the Jersey Shore.

Cape May Wineries attribute their success to the FABULOUS MESOCLIMATE.  Cape May is surrounded by the buffering waters of the ocean and bay that allows…

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Museums
Southern Mansion Musuem

Explore some of the interesting Cape May Museums while staying at the Southern Mansion. Physic Estate is right up street from Southern Mansion on Washington. …

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Boating
Cape May Sailing is a great summer activity on the Jersey shore.

Cape May Sailing is a popular activity for guests at The Southern Mansion. Corinthian Yacht Club  609-884-8000 Delaware ave. Small sail boats for…

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Golf
Cape May golf

There are several Cape May golf courses near the Southern Mansion. Enjoy a round on your Cape May getaway. Cape May National Golf Club - very popular very…

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Shopping
There are endless Cape May Shopping options nearby the Mansion.

There are endless Cape May shopping options. Just a block  and half up Washington St is our fabulous pedestrian Washington St Mall which is stocked…

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Tours
Cape May Tours

Enjoy one of the many Cape May tours on your trip to the Jersey Shore. Don’t miss our Southern Mansion historical tour at 12 pm or the tour of our…

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Whale Watching
Enjoy incredible Cape May Whale Watching

Interested in Cape May whale watching? The Delaware Bay Estuary is a sanctuary for many species of Marine Life. The unique confluence of fresh and saltwater…

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Fishing & Chartered Boats
Fishing & Chartered Boats

There are many Cape May fishing and charter boats that depart daily throughout the year visiting different areas of Cape May’s famous fishing waters…

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Food and Wine Festival

Good food and wine is a central part of experiencing Cape May, the “restaurant capital of New Jersey” and home to many different vineyards…

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Craft Beer & Crab Festival

Where will you be on August 11th?  Cape May’s Craft Beer & Crab Festival on that day is a chance to see the town at its festive best: everyone…

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