HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Cape May, New Jersey, USA your home away from home

Cape May is on the southern tip of the Cape May peninsula where the Atlantic Ocean meets the waters of Delaware Bay. It is one of America’s longest established resorts and has up to 50,000 visitors in the summer.

Things to Do in Cape May, NJ

Explore the small city of Cape May on foot or with a local guide on an African American History Tour. Visitors can appreciate the Victorian architecture of the 600 homes, known as gingerbread homes, in the Historic District. The award-winning sandy beaches have been listed among America’s 10 best beaches, according to the Travel Channel. They are ideal for sunbathing, relaxing, playing ball games or enjoying sailing and watersports. Cape May holiday rentals make a great base for birdwatchers as the area is a top location for ornithologists with over 400 species of birds recorded. Cape May also has an active arts scene. It hosts the Cape May Music Festival, the Jazz festival and the New Jersey Film Festival. There are several theatres offering a choice of performances during the summer months and the mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts offers arts classes

Places to Visit Around Cape May, NJ

Head down to Sunset Beach and join the hunters for “Cape May Diamonds”. These clear quartz pebbles wash down the Delaware River and are sold in Cape May as polished semi-precious stones. The Cape May Bird Observatory is at Cape May Point and is an ideal spot for watching migrating birds and dolphins that are regularly seen in this area. Further along the coast there are various small resort towns to visit including Wildwood, Stone Harbor and Avalon.

Weather in Cape May, NJ

Cape May holiday rentals experience a humid subtropical climate with hot summers reaching an average 84°F (29°C) in July and August. In winter the temperatures drop to well below freezing (27°F -3°C). Rainfall is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year and falls as snow in winter. The surrounding seawaters mean that Cape May has cooler summers and milder winters than other cities in New Jersey.

Travel to Cape May, NJ

The nearest major airport serving Cape May holiday rentals is Atlantic City International (ACY) Airport which is about 44 miles away. It is served mainly by Spirit Airlines, a budget carrier with flights to many major US cities. It is easy to get a connecting flight to Atlantic City Airport from Boston, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Myrtle Beach, Tampa, Chicago and other airline hubs. This domestic airport is very convenient for driving south to Cape May in a hire car along the Garden State Parkway South in less than an hour. Other airports to consider are Philadelphia International (PHL) Airport which is 67 miles away and Baltimore/Washington Thurgood Marshall (BWI) Airport which is 96 miles away.

  • Showing 1-50 of 300+
  View Map Map
Additional service fee may apply.
Favorite
    Viewed 93 times in the last 48 hours
    • 3 bedrooms
    • 2 bathrooms
    • Sleeps 8
    Favorite
      Viewed 106 times in the last 48 hours
      • 6 bedrooms
      • 2 bathrooms
      • Sleeps 15
      Favorite
        Viewed 118 times in the last 48 hours
        • 4 bedrooms
        • 2 bathrooms
        • Sleeps 11
        Favorite
          Viewed 99 times in the last 48 hours
          • 2 bedrooms
          • 1 bathroom
          • Sleeps 6
          Favorite
            Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
            • 5 bedrooms
            • 3 bathrooms
            • Sleeps 14
            Favorite
              Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
              • 2 bedrooms
              • 1 bathroom
              • Sleeps 5
              Favorite
                Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
                • 2 bedrooms
                • 1 bathroom
                • Sleeps 5
                Favorite
                  Viewed 128 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 2 bedrooms
                  • 2 bathrooms
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Favorite
                    Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                    • 1 bedroom
                    • 1 bathroom
                    • Sleeps 5
                    Favorite
                      Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 4 bedrooms
                      • 2 bathrooms
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 8
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 133 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 2 bedrooms
                        • 1 bathroom
                        • Sleeps 6
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 3 bedrooms
                          • 2 bathrooms
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Favorite
                            Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                            • 2 bedrooms
                            • 2 bathrooms
                            • Sleeps 6
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                              • 4 bedrooms
                              • 3 bathrooms
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 13
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 3 bedrooms
                                • 2 bathrooms
                                • Sleeps 8
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 62 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 2 bedrooms
                                  • 2 bathrooms
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 7
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                    • 4 bedrooms
                                    • 3 bathrooms
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 8
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 60 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 3 bedrooms
                                      • 2 bathrooms
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 4 bedrooms
                                        • 2 bathrooms
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 3 bedrooms
                                          • 2 bathrooms
                                          • Separate Toilet
                                          • Sleeps 7
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 3 bedrooms
                                            • 2 bathrooms
                                            • Sleeps 7
                                            Favorite
                                              Viewed 112 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 2 bedrooms
                                              • 1 bathroom
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 3 bedrooms
                                                • 2 bathrooms
                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 4 bedrooms
                                                  • 3 bathrooms
                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 2 bedrooms
                                                    • 1 bathroom
                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      • 4 bedrooms
                                                      • 2 bathrooms
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      Favorite
                                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 2 bedrooms
                                                        • 1 bathroom
                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 69 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 5 bedrooms
                                                          • 2 bathrooms
                                                          • Sleeps 13
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 5 bedrooms
                                                            • 3 bathrooms
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 12
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              • 5 bedrooms
                                                              • 3 bathrooms
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 15
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 4 bedrooms
                                                                • 3 bathrooms
                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 2 bedrooms
                                                                  • 1 bathroom
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    • 5 bedrooms
                                                                    • 3 bathrooms
                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      • 2 bedrooms
                                                                      • 1 bathroom
                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        • 6 bedrooms
                                                                        • 7 bathrooms
                                                                        • Sleeps 14
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 3 bedrooms
                                                                          • 2 bathrooms
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 4 bedrooms
                                                                            • 1 bathroom
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 4 bedrooms
                                                                              • 3 bathrooms
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 11
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 1 bedroom
                                                                                • 1 bathroom
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 9 bedrooms
                                                                                  • 8 bathrooms
                                                                                  • Sleeps 26
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 5 bedrooms
                                                                                    • 3 bathrooms
                                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 96 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 4 bedrooms
                                                                                      • 2 bathrooms
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 11
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 2 bedrooms
                                                                                        • 1 bathroom
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 3 bedrooms
                                                                                          • 2 bathrooms
                                                                                          • Sleeps 11
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 2 bedrooms
                                                                                            • 1 bathroom
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 2 bedrooms
                                                                                              • 1 bathroom
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 3 bedrooms
                                                                                                • 2 bathrooms
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 1 bedroom
                                                                                                  • 1 bathroom
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Viewed 104 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 1 bedroom
                                                                                                    • 1 bathroom
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 2 bedrooms
                                                                                                      • 2 bathrooms
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      • 1 - 50 of 300+