The Virginia Hotel & Cottages

25 Jackson Street, Cape May, New Jersey 08204
Innkeeper(s): Curtis Bashaw
  • The Virginia Hotel

    Welcome to The Virginia Hotel, where a feeling of relaxed elegance permeates throughout. On every bed you’ll find a plush mattress, covered in luxurious Belgian cotton sheets with Italian Duvets.  Belle Flower wallpaper from Cowtan and Tout sets the tone for a quintessential seaside retreat . Each room is furnished with classic pieces custom designed for the Virginia Hotel by Colleen Bashaw. In the bathroom, Beach Plum Farm bath amenities are made with ingredients fresh from our local farm, infused with lavender, lemon verbena and mint. All rooms are equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi and a flat screen TV. Enjoy continental breakfast each morning in your room, on the front porch, or by the lobby fire during cooler months. In each room is a refreshment bar, featuring beverages and late night snacks from local artisans. Guests of the Virginia enjoy complimentary beach service during the summer, which includes beach towels, umbrellas and loungers.  Complimentary hotel valet parking is provided.


    The Virginia Hotel, guest roomsA welcome retreat for travelers exploring the timeless offerings of Cape May. Choose from two double beds, a king-sized, or queen sized room. After a long day on the beach, or wandering the shops on Washington Street, come back to the Virginia, where a calm, relaxing experience awaits. Guests also receive complimentary continental breakfast each morning of their stay.

    Deluxe Queen

    The Virginia Hotel, deluxe queenWhile all of the rooms at the Virginia enjoy a healthy dose of natural light, the Deluxe Queen rooms are bright, sunny, and spacious. These rooms are distinct, with a oversized spa shower with  triple showerhead in each bathroom. The Deluxe Queen Rooms are  Ideal for a romantic getaway of a much needed Cape May escape. Guests also receive complimentary continental breakfast each morning of their stay.

    Premier King

    The Virginia Hotel, premier kingAfter exploring the corners of Cape May and enjoying a farm-to-table meal in the Ebbitt Room, stretch out on the luxurious, king-sized bed in a Premier King room. These rooms are spacious, yet intimate, with relaxing cool blue Belle Flower wallpaper from Cowtan and Tout, and plush white linens. Perfect for a romantic weekend or celebrating milestones with that special someone. Guests also receive complimentary continental breakfast each morning of their stay.

    Jackson Room

    The Virginia Hotel, jackson roomSip wine and watch from your private balcony as horse-drawn carriages clop by as the sun sets on another perfect day. This second story room includes a queen-sized bed and a perfect view overlooking historic Jackson Street. Guests also receive complimentary continental breakfast each morning of their stay.

    Virginia Room

    The Virginia Hotel, virginia room

    The spacious Virginia Room is 300 square feet and includes a king-sized bed. Sip on morning coffee while reading the paper on your private balcony, or just take in the sights and sounds of Historic Jackson Street down below. The Virginia Room is one of a kind, embodying all of the comfort, elegance, and luxury of the Virginia Hotel. Guests also receive complimentary continental breakfast each morning of their stay.

    Guests will also delight in:

    • Complimentary Continental breakfast daily (served in-room or on the front porch)
    • Cotton Belgian sheets with Italian duvet covers
    • In-room mini-bar
    • Beach Plum Farm bathroom amenities and luxurious bathrobes
    • Flat-screen TV's
    • Complimentary hi-speed wireless Internet
    • iPod Docking Stations
    •  In-room mini safe
    • Direct dial room numbers and voicemail
    • Twice daily housekeeping services
    • Room Service (available during Ebbitt Room’s hours of operation)
    • Complimentary valet parking
  • The Virginia Cottages (Kid Friendly)

    The Virginia offers four delightful cottages along Jackson Street, the crowning glory of Cape May's historic district. These lovely cottages are available for rental by the full house or as separate apartments. They are ideal for families or group of friends looking for a weekly rental. Enjoy the ideal location of these Victorian cottages and ocean views on your vacation. These beautiful accommodations are conveniently located just a 1/2 block from the beach.

    Red Cottage

    The Virginia Cottages, red cottage Enjoy classic lodging in a red and white Queen Anne Victorian, located on Cape May's oldest street. Built for Harry and Dorothy Parker in 1899 as a summer cottage, this lovely building is now the perfect location for your relaxing stay in Cape May, New Jersey.

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    Pink Cottage

    The Virginia Cottages, pink cottageThis spectacular 1891 Italianate Cape May cottage is available by the week or as a bed and breakfast. Individual room rentals are available on our second floor. Bed and Breakfast guests enjoy a daily continental breakfast delivered to the house including yogurt, juices, whole fruit and coffee or tea. The porch in the rear of this lovely cottage offers comfortable seating to enjoy breakfast or the selection of board games, and housekeeping provides a daily change of sheets and towels. All rooms have a ceiling fan and children are welcome.

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    White Cottage

    The Virginia Cottages, white cottage Built in 1891 and designed by Stephen Decatur Button, this historic lodging is one of the famous "Seven Sisters" of Cape May—seven identical Italian-Renaissance-style cottages built, according to the legend, for the seven beloved daughters of a wealthy Cape May builder. Enjoy ocean views from three terraces at this ideal vacation rental, featuring a ground-level apartment and three floors reached by a lovely hand-carved spiral staircase.

    Enjoy a private balcony, large kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and a breakfast bar, and a dining room table that can seat up to 12 people. The living room at this Cape May, New Jersey lodging welcomes guests with antique black wicker and a pullout sofa sleeper, as well as a writing desk, stereo system with flat screen TV and two gas fireplaces.

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    Gray Cottage

    The Virginia Cottages, gray cottageThis beautiful accommodation in the middle of Cape May’s famed historic district is located just a 1/2 block from the beach. The newly renovated cottage features an “upside down” floor plan, with a kitchen and living space on the second floor, in order to enjoy the breathtaking ocean views.

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    All Virginia Cottages come with:

    • Wifi
    • Beach Plum Farm amenities
    • Nespresso Coffee makers
    • Signing Privileges at all Cape Resorts restaurants, outlets and family programming (The Ebbitt Room, The Blue Pig Tavern, Sea Spa, Tommy's Folly)
    • Access To Congress Hall pool
    • Access to Congress Hall gym

    Weekly cottage rentals also come with:

    • House Keeping Service options
    • Linens
    • Towels
    • Pots, pans, utensils, plates, glasses (when rented with kitchen)


    ***For reservation information, please call (800) 732-4236.***

    ***Hotel guests must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older to check-in.***