The 12 Best Airbnbs In Cape May, New Jersey

August 14, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Cape May, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Cape May and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 New Bayblock Home Steps From Private Beach

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $380 per night,

A beautifully furnished home for 8 guests with a gorgeous stone fireplace, Wi-Fi and big smart TVs in every room and in the living room means that you and your big family or a big group of friends will never get bored here. Work on your tan in the patio’s sun loungers while someone grills away some dinner, or relax in the private pool whenever you’re not hitting the beaches.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Spot schools of dolphins in Delaware Bay under a red-sky sunset before returning to a BBQ by the patio lights in the fenced yard. Sip your coffee with the ocean breeze in this new designer home, amongst rustic decor, inspired by southern charm, complete with granite counter tops, a luxury patio space, a big stone-lined fireplace, and local shared pool.”


Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“We absolutely loved staying at Heather’s home! Our stay was 7 days and it was just perfect. This house is absolutely beautiful and had EVERYTHING you could need during your stay.” – Monica
“Heather’s place is great! The beach is definitely private and quiet. We stayed two days.” – Rozina
“Had an amazing time at Heather’s place! The home was warm , inviting and beautiful. Lots of little details , and touches to make our stay comfortable.” – Rehna
“I can’t recommend Heather’s place enough. The house is beautiful and has a lot of nice touches. We particularly enjoyed the outdoor space, which has a nice grill and a grass area where kids can play and enjoy the good weather.” – Rodrigo
“Heather’s beach house was delightful! A perfectly quiet and quaint stay down the block from the beach after quite a few months quarantining at home. I especially loved the thoughtful and modern decor of Heather’s home, and how quickly she responded to my messages.” – Kristina

#2 West Cape May Beach House

10 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $570 per night,

Visit the best NJ beaches a short drive away during the day, stroll to the local malls, shops and the Cape May restaurant scene during the afternoons and come home to a soothing shower and a delicious home-cooked meal while you enjoy your favourite shows on the massive living room TV. This spacious 2-story home will make all this possible and much, much more.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Brand new house, centrally located and within walking distance from the center of town, great restaurants, retail shops, food stores and the Washington Street mall. The beach is just 12 blocks away which makes for an enjoyable bike ride. The large driveway offers plenty of parking. During the summer season, the home is available by the week from Saturday to Saturday.”


Wifi | Indoor fireplace | Essentials | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Iron | High chair | Children’s dinnerware | Crib

Guest Reviews

“Your house was beautiful, so clean and the amenities were amazing. My family loved the house. We rented bikes and your box at the beach made our trips to the beach so easy.” – Cynthia
“We had a wonderful stay! The house was immaculate, beautifully decorated, and a perfect place for our girls weekend!” – Alicia
“WOW what a great stay!! This place is so perfect for a larger group of people to enjoy a nice stay in cape may! The owners were VERY helpful and full of information. Made everything so easy! Definitely will do another stay soon!” – Megan
“The house was beautiful and very comfortable. The kitchen/family room area is perfect for a large group to hang out, and the porch and yard were great for kids to run around in. The owners were very responsive and provided us with helpful information.” – Mary
“Everything about this house is amazing.. location… comforts….” – Tim

#3 The Ashley Rose – Main House Mansion

16 Guests | 7 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1,660 per night,

Experience the ornate luxury of the old days in a renovated mansion that sleeps 16 guests. Elaborately carved wooden furniture, big, fancy chandeliers and a huge front porch are some of this house’s most welcoming features, while the full kitchen and living room fireplace give it a feeling of warmth and homeliness that everyone will appreciate on their next trip to Cape May.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to the Newly Renovated “Ashley Rose! We offer daily and weekly stays in the main house and/or the four cottages with Optional “Bed & Breakfast Service” available. Huge home with 7 bedrooms oversized living room, dining room, fully equipped kitchen, 2 off street parking spots, access to a shared washer and dryer. 2 shared outdoor showers and largest wraparound porch in Cape May! Fully Heated and Air conditioned!”


Wifi | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Dishes and silverware | Private entrance

Guest Reviews

“Perfect location. Well equipped kitchen. Perfect for a large family or group. Big dining room for memorable meals. The front porch is great for morning coffee, yoga, evening cocktails and people watching. Bedrooms are well appointed.” – Erik
“Great family weekend.” – Alex
“Five minute walk to everything. Very big and everyone gets their own bathroom.” – D
“The Ashley Rose house is beyond AMAZING! It’s beautifully decorated, there is more than ample space for a large party, it’s immaculate and clean and perfectly located to many nearby attractions including the beach, Washington Mall and many restaurants.” – Nipurna
“Absolutely beautiful house- the photos don’t even do it justice! The wrap around front porch was my favorite part. The house is updated, stylish, in a great location and far exceeded our already high expectations!” – Julie

#4 Quintessential Cape May

14 Guests | 6 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $870 per night,

Let the lights guide thy way to this 3-story abode with 6 bedrooms that is the ideal match for a big family reunion at the beach. The younger ones will love sharing and playing on the top floor or in the life-size dollhouse in the yard. The grownups will rejoice as they catch up with each other in any of the common areas while chatting and sitting comfortably in any of the plush couches.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! 5 Min walk to Downtown Cape May. Enjoy the sounds of the waves crashing on the shore while sitting on the covered front porch of this 3 Story Victorian. Just a short walk to the historic district, downtown mall, and many area restaurants.”


Wifi | Indoor fireplace | Cable TV | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Hot water | Iron | Free parking on premises | Free street parking

Guest Reviews

“The location is perfect! It’s only 2 blocks away from the private beach and a short walk to the downtown area. There were beach passes included for us as well 🙂 As for amenities, there is limited but enough shampoo (bring your own just in case) and there are no sheets for the mattresses, but there are blankets, pillows, stocked kitchen and all other amenities you could need.” – Annette

#5 4-Bedroom House With Heated Pool Close To The Beach

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $400 per night,

Antique shops, cafes, bakeries and wineries nearby will try to pull you out of the house, while a gorgeous pool, a decent-sized living room and plenty of spacious bedrooms will pull you back in. It doesn’t matter which one wins the match, you’re sure to have a great time either way. This is an Airbnb for several couples travelling together on the beach adventure of the year.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Built as a vacation rental from the ground up this property offers you everything you could need or want. The kitchen is stocked with all the items you would need to turn out a gourmet meal. Located in the historic district of West Cape May. Walking distance to restaurants and shops including the West End Garage.”


Wifi | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Free parking on premises | Pool | Kitchen | Private entrance

Guest Reviews

“My family and I just returned from our week in Cape May. Richard’s house is beautifully done, with high end touches throughout. This was the perfect vacation for us as we were all concerned about being around crowds during this very uncertain time.” – Kathleen
“Lovely home with great outdoor spaces, stylish interior, comfortable beds and seating, large bathrooms, and well-equipped kitchen. We particularly enjoyed sitting in the rocking chairs on front porch, swimming in the pool, and walking to nearby restaurants and grocery stores. Our dog loved the big backyard!” – Duffs

#6 3-Story House For 18 Guests With 3 Suites And 4 Car Parking

16 Guests | 6 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

Book Now: $990 per night,

If you’re looking for a spotless house big enough for you and all your friends from high school to sleep comfortably and chat away as they prep up a good breakfast before hitting the Atlantic surf, then this place is for you! It boasts a prime location near downtown Cape May, close to the beach and right next to the Wetlands. Book this Airbnb and you won’t go wrong.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“This house will take your Cape May visit to the next level. There’s plenty of space for extended family or multiple family/friend groups to stay. Park up to 4 cars in the driveway and take advantage of our central location where everything is within 10 minutes… walk to the beach and Washington Street Mall, bike to the lighthouse and sunset beach or drive to the wineries, breweries and distilleries.”


Wifi | Indoor fireplace | Cable TV | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Laptop-friendly workspace | Hot water | Iron | Free parking on premises

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#7 Grand Cape May Home – One Short Block To The Beach!

14 Guests | 6 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $850 per night,

Get swept off your feet at this colourful 6-bedroom house for 14 guests. With its quintessential Cape May architecture and only a couple of flip-flopping steps away from the beach; you’re gonna love it here. This place brings everything two or three families could possibly need on a beach vacation, including kids’ amenities like a high chair and a changing table, as well as plenty for the grownups too.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“The perfect home for your next Cape May getaway! Only a block to Philadelphia Ave beach and a short bike ride to the center of town-this home is just what you’re looking for. There are tons of memories to be made on the spacious front porch and with six bedrooms and three full bathrooms this home is a comfortable space for up to 14 guests. We are strictly following CDC guidelines in regards to thorough cleaning and care of the home for the safety of our guests.”


Wifi | Cable TV | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | Hot water | Ethernet connection | High chair

Guest Reviews

“Great place. Better than I expected from the pictures. The front deck is especially beautiful and much bigger than the pictures show.” – Steven
“A charming home. We had 14 people and it was very comfortable. Lots of space for us for meals and just hanging out.” – Kate
“The perfect house for a large family gathering! We especially loved the roomy front porch. The host was quick to respond to questions and also accommodating when it came to an earlier check-in.” – Elizabeth
“Great location with a short walk to beach, restaurants and shops. Big, bright, colorful rooms. Very comfy!” – Liane
“Phyllis’ house is an amazing vacation home for large groups, especially with kids. Love the big gate at the front and the several small ones that could be installed at various stairs and doors. A very smart touch! Despite being so big, the house is rather charming and cozy.” – Hisham

#8 NEW! Historic Beach Condo, Walk To Atlantic Coast!

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night,

A charming historic beach condo with picture-perfect views, a big front porch and an even bigger 2nd-floor terrace ideal for a romantic weekend getaway to the beach with your partner. Right next to Cape May beach and less than 30 minutes away from 4 other great NJ beaches, you’ll both get your fill of sand and sun. When you do, you can always rent a horse-pulled carriage and take a romantic tour of the town.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Clock out of work and immerse yourself in the feel of a simpler time when you stay at this condo in the historic Baronet Mansion built in 1870. Boasting new, contemporary decor, this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom vacation rental can sleep 3 adults and 2 children. Enjoy the best of Cape May with ease, from hitting the links at Cape May National Golf Club to wine tasting at Willow Creek.”


Wifi | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Ethernet connection | Bathtub | Elevator | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Refrigerator | Coffee maker

#9 Four Bedroom Cape May Home- Walk To Beach

10 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $670 per night,

A little further inland from the beach, you’ll find this charming 4-bedroom house with a fully equipped kitchen, a garage and comfy sitting all around. It’s a great spot to book for a family staycation or for a beach trip with a group of friends who want to make the most out of everything Cape May has to offer.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Lovely, large 2-story home brimming with Cape May charm with many modern amenities. State-of-the-art kitchen, formal dining room to accommodate your large party, living room, central air, four bedrooms and three baths. Wireless Internet. Relax after a day on the beach on the beautiful covered front porch or inviting rear deck.”


Wifi | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Hot water | Laptop-friendly workspace | High chair | Children’s books and toys | Free parking on premises | Free street parking

Guest Reviews

“This place is a little gem. My family and I loved staying at Caitlin’s place. Location is perfect, the yard is great for cookouts, and the front porch is perfect for late night drinks and good conversation.” – Matthew
“Caitlin was a wonderful host! She was so sweet and left some great recommendations for us. She hosted us for a bachelorette party with 8 girls and it was the perfect fit.” – Gabrielle
“Caitlin’s place was perfect for our party of 8. Plenty of room and all the normal household equipment available. Remember to bring any sheets and towels you may need, including hand towels for the Bathrooms.” – Tracy
“Location, location, location. The house is located right near the beach, has a nice-sized kitchen and plenty of bathrooms. Perfectly clean and it looks good, too!” – John
“Great house, adorable and perfect location. The beds are super comfortable and we really enjoyed our stay.” – Sarah

#10 Unbeatable Location, Killer Porch & Parking Galore

16 Guests | 8 Bedrooms | 6 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1,520 per night,

Mid-century décor, a gorgeous kitchen with stainless steel appliances and two side-by-side dining room tables for 8 make this 3-story house the perfect place to host a big group of friends or family to an amazing dinner party while on a trip to Cape May. Once everyone has had their fill, head to the comfy living room for a glass of wine while you gossip away in front of the fireplace.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to The Big House on Hughes! Please read the Policies section (scroll down below- halfway through the description) before sending a booking request. Thank you. ** Maximum 20 guests — adults and children**SQUARE FOOTAGE: 4200 sq ft interior space plus 700 sq ft covered porchFIRST FLOOR: living room, family room, dining room, kitchen, half bath, front/side porchesSECOND FLOOR: 4 bedrooms, 4 bathroomsTHIRD FLOOR: 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms.”


Wifi | Indoor fireplace | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Iron | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Private entrance | Hangers

#11 Cookie’s Folly – Two Blocks To The Beach

14 Guests | 6 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $640 per night,

This picturesque beach house offers great value at an awesome price for a big group on a company retreat to Cape May. Sleeping up to 14 guests, this Airbnb will be everyone’s home away from home whenever they’re not out and about exploring the town center, which is only a walking distance away, or visiting some of NJ’s best beaches. This will be a trip to remember.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to Cookie’s Folly! A charming and custom designed Cape Cod style home. The interior was designed and fully renovated by Philadelphia design and build firm United Makers.”


Wifi | Cable TV | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Hot water | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Bathtub | Children’s books and toys

Guest Reviews

“Absolutely lovely weekend in a quaint and beautiful home. It was clean and perfect with many bedrooms and bathrooms and it was a gorgeous space overall! Thanks for a wonderful weekend!” – Amanda
“We had a wonderful girls weekend and Kristen was an amazing host! The house was a perfect size for 14 people, it was very clean and in a great location.” – Caroline
“Kristen’s place was great. It was super clean and well laid out. It was quite yet located in a great spot for walking to town. She communicated well and everything was as promised. We would certainly return. Thanks!!!” – Scott
“We loved our stay at Kristen’s! Such a great house and location. She was absolutely lovely and so responsive to us.” – Sophie
“Beautiful home, very comfortable and homey. We had more than enough room for 11 of us staying for the weekend. Kristen was quick to respond to any questions & was so clear with expectations for us as guests.” – Melissa

#12 The Poet’s Inn At 35 Jackson – Beach Block!

16 Guests | 7 Bedrooms | 6 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1,320 per night,

When you travel with a huge group of 10 people, the first thing you think about (after finding enough beds, of course) is where everyone will sit at lunchtime. Well, you won’t have to worry about that if you book this unique historic house, because besides a big kitchen, plenty of bedrooms and enough bathrooms, it also boasts a massive dining room table for 20, all of it located in the beating heart of downtown Cape May.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“The Poet’s Inn at 35 Jackson is an 1879 Victorian Second Empire whole house rental on Historic Jackson Street in America’s oldest seashore resort, Cape May, NJ. This three-story, 7 bedroom home comfortably accommodates 20 people and is nestled between Jackson Street beach and the Washington Street pedestrian mall in the heart of Cape May. This Victorian gem boasts a wrap-around front porch, a third-floor deck, a private backyard with a patio, and plenty of off-street parking!”


Wifi | Washer | TV | Dryer | Air conditioning | Heating | Hot water | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Barbecue utensils

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