A Cape May Bed and Breakfast Blending History with Modern Sensibility


Cape May Bed & Breakfast

The Mason Cottage is a lovely country Victorian Bed & Breakfast located in the historic town of Cape May, New Jersey. Our Cape May NJ Bed and Breakfast is OPEN ALL YEAR and just one block from the beach and promenade and 2 blocks from the many fine shops and restaurants along Washington Street Mall.

Built in 1871 as a private summer residence for Edward A. Warne, a wealthy Philadelphia entrepreneur, the Mason Cottage is endowed with lofty ceilings, full-length windows and a sweeping veranda, all so characteristic of Victorian homes of the period. While the inn maintains its historic charm, there are many new modern convenience for our gusts to enjoy, such as free WiFi throughout the inn, guest computer with Internet, Ice machine, 24-hour coffee/tea bar and suites with Jacuzzi tubs and fireplaces.

There are nine lovely antique appointed rooms/suites to choose from, each with private en-suite baths, flat screen TV’s, Bluetooth wireless FM radios, individual climate control and luxurious Turkish cotton bathrobes. The Grand Mason Spa Suite, the largest of the suites, offers a private spa room with massage table and soaking tub.


A Warm Welcome Awaits you at our Cape May B&B

The same charm and friendly atmosphere created in the last 60 years of guest operations continues today in full force, with some new modern touches we hope you’ll enjoy.


Our Cape May B&B Specials & Packages

Anytime Romance Package
$85, plus tax

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Midweek Winter Special
(January & February)

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Girlfriends Getaway Weekend
Coming Soon…

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Enjoy your stay at the Mason Cottage , Cape May Bed and Breakfast.

There are nine rooms to choose from, each unique in its design and amenities.


Grand Mason Spa Suite

Our largest and most romantic suite, the Grand Mason Spa Suite, faces the ocean and is located on the 3rd floor.

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The Warne Suite

This lovely suite is named after Edward Warne, the original owner and builder of this property which located on the 3rd floor.

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The Franklin Suite

Enjoy a peaceful bubble bath in the antique claw foot tub in this two-room suite on the 3rd floor with a romantic cottage feel.

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The Davis Suite

This beautiful suite features an antique brass queen size bed and many bright windows which located in 2nd floor.

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The Decatur Suite

A lovely suite located on the 2nd floor,was named for Decatur Button, the architect hired by Edward Warne to build this house.

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The Ware Room

Located on the 2nd floor, this beautifully appointed spacious room has high ceilings and lovely antiques throughout.

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Reviews From Around The Globe

People everywhere are loving The Mason Cottage and we thrive off their feedback.

“This is one of the nicest B&B’s
we have ever stayed in!
I loved how clean and uncluttered our room was, not to mention the comfy bed and amazing breakfasts!”

Rachel L

Wilmington DE

“The Mason Cottage is today one of Cape May’s finest bed & breakfast establishments.”

Bill Godfrey

Cape May Magazine