Things to do

The soft sandy beaches of Cape May make it the perfect NJ vacation destination and Cape May offers countless other fun things to do. From enjoying shopping and dining to exploring historic sites and architecture, there’s plenty of fun and activities for travelers of all ages to experience in Cape May! Here are some of the top things to do in Cape May:

Visit the Cape May Lighthouse

This 1859 structure is one of the most iconic buildings in the area. Visitors can climb to the top for stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean. Ask our front desk about discounted tickets for Mahalo Cape May guests!

Enjoy Local Seafood
Cape May is known for its fresh seafood, including crab cakes, clam chowder, and lobster. Indulge in a delicious seafood meal at one of the town’s many restaurants.
Visit the Beach

Cape May has a number of beautiful beaches with soft sand and clear blue water. Relax on the beach, go swimming, or take a long walk along the shore. Mahalo guests will enjoy beach chair and umbrella service right in front of our property.

Take a Trolley Tour
Cape May’s historic district is full of Victorian-style homes and picturesque streets. A guided trolley tour is a great way to explore the area and learn about its fascinating history. Discounted tickets are available at our front desk for Mahalo guests.
Take a Sunset Cruise
Hop aboard a boat for a relaxing and romantic sunset cruise around Cape May Harbor. There are plenty of local tour boat options, or for a luxurious private charter learn more about the ICONA Yacht at
Go Shopping

The Washington Street Mall is a pedestrian-only shopping district that offers a wide range of shops, from souvenir and sweets stores to high-end boutiques and art galleries.

Tour the Vineyards

Cape May is home to several vineyards that offer tours and tastings of their wines, including the award-winning Cape May Winery.

Visit the Cape May Zoo

This free zoo is home to over 550 animals, including lions, tigers, and bears. It’s a great place to spend a day with the family about 15 minutes north of Cape May in Cape May Courthouse.