Summer Cottage Inn
Make the Summer Cottage Inn your home away from home! Located in the heart of historic Cape May, New Jersey, one block from the pristine Cape May beaches, antique shopping , gourmet dining and historic Cape May tours. The blue and white stripped canopy awning will keep you cool as you enjoy the largest front porch in Cape May on a hot summer day.
Helpful Cape May Tourist Information
Called the nation's first seaside resort, Cape May offers you the opportunity to enjoy a legacy of architectural riches and natural features. Year 'round you can enjoy gingerbread gazing and seaside strolling. The beaches are bustling in the summer and romantic in the winter, with only the gulls for company.
Year 'Round Entertainment
In the winter, spring and fall, the back roads of south Jersey beckon. We are happy to provide Cape May tourist information with personally annotated maps showing you the best "shunpiking" to undiscovered villages and antique emporiums. Exploring is a pleasure in Cape May City as well, as you discover the craft shops and art galleries on Washington Street, and the gastronomic delights of the restaurants and bistros within blocks of the Summer Cottage Inn.
A Mecca for Naturalists and history buffs
Birders flock to Cape May Point to watch the spring and fall migrations. Cape May's past as a whaling post is reflected in the sailing excursions and fishing boats docked at Cape May harbor. Tours by trolley or horse-drawn carriage introduce you to our National Historic Landmark architecture and history.
Christmas in Cape May
At Christmas, that very Victorian holiday, Cape May takes on a special glow. The Summer Cottage Inn is a cornucopia of old-fashioned customs and Yuletide spirits. The Summer Cottage Inn is perfectly located for all the seasonal tours. Call to inquire about special December events.