The Queen Victoria Bed & Breakfast Inn

Select Registry Member Since 1992

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The Queen Victoria Bed & Breakfast Inn

Select Registry Member Since 1992

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The Basics

The Queen Victoria Bed & Breakfast is a premier B&B located in the Historic District of Cape May, NJ. Known for its three charming Victorian Style Buildings. Just a block from the beach and two blocks from the shops. The Queen Victoria provides a full buffet breakfast, afternoon tea, beach chairs, and towels. We also provide bicycles that you take out and ride through the charming Victorian Seaside Town.

Things We Love


We are just a block from the beach and two blocks from the shops of downtown Cape May

Happy casual couple going for a bike ride on the pier on a sunny day

We provide bicycles that you take out and ride through the charming Victorian Seaside Town

Queen Victoria Breakfast

Guests can enjoy a full buffet breakfast with mouthwatering special entrées

At A Glance

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Smoke-Free Property
  • Concierge Services
  • Fireplaces in Some Guestrooms
  • Private Entrances - Some Rooms
  • Jetted Tubs - Some Rooms

Best For

  • History & Heritage
  • Romantic Retreat/Honeymoon Destination
  • Wedding/Special Occasion/Celebration

In The Know

Here are a few things you can't miss when you visit...

  • Be sure to grab a Cape May Diamond and view the beautiful sunsets at Sunset Beach
  • Don't miss the Washington Street Mall has unique shops and gifts
  • Catch a Historic Trolley Tour or take a horse drawn carriage through the historic seaside town
  • Take a walking tour of the historic town and step back in time


A place with all the comforts of home and none of the demands. A place to savor a bountiful buffet breakfast while socializing with fellow guests. A place to enjoy afternoon tea while rocking on porches or relaxing in front of a glowing fireplace. A place for you to return time and again --- The Queen Victoria Bed and Breakfast Inn.
Welcoming guests since 1980, The Queen Victoria is one of America's most famous bed and breakfast inns. Four faithfully restored historic buildings offer rooms and suites furnished with fine antiques and handmade quilts. The decor is uncluttered, with great attention to detail and many thoughtful extras. The hospitality is warm and the atmosphere is social at the Queen Victoria, a Cape May, New Jersey bed and breakfast.The Queen Victoria is conveniently located in the heart of Cape May's historic district, one block from the Atlantic Ocean, tours, shops and fine restaurants. Park your car when you arrive and forget about it ... you can stroll or pedal around town on the complimentary bicycle. For your true Victorian enjoyment, fifty rocking chairs fill porches, gardens, and a rooftop sundeck. A wicker swing takes you back to a quieter time. Choose from thirty-four unique, inviting and spacious rooms and suites, all with private bath. Pamper yourself with a whirlpool tub or gas-log fireplace.


Inn Amenities: Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, Concierge Services

Food & Wine

We serve a buffet style breakfast from 8:00 to 10:00 am daily.

Our buffet features a mouthwatering entree and savory side dish, along with a variety of homemade breads and muffins, cut fruit salad with at least five different fresh fruits, vanilla yogurt, hard boiled eggs, cereals, including our home-made granola, and English muffins and bagels (with homemade strawberry jam). Enjoy a bottomless cup of fresh ground/brewed, locally roasted custom blended coffee, a vast variety of Harney’s teas, and all the fresh squeezed orange juice or other fruit juices that you desire.

Nobody leaves breakfast at The Queen Victoria hungry. In fact, most of our guests skip lunch.

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Restaurant on Premises: No

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Continental, Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables, Communal, Flexible Times

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Snacks, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea

Rooms & Suites

Choose from thirty-five attractive rooms and suites, all with private bath, color television with DVD players (for those who prefer to "step back" to a quieter time, just ask and we will remove the television from your room for your stay), mini-refrigerator, hair dryer, clock radio, iron and ironing board, and air conditioning. Many of our large premium rooms and suites offer luxury baths with whirlpool tubs. Some have a gas-log fireplace. Wireless internet is available throughout our beautiful Cape May bed and breakfast. The décor is a refreshing blend of modern comforts and period antiques with special attention to the benefit of a great night's sleep. The bedding is consistent with the high standard of The Queen Victoria® with 310-count cotton sheets, topped with a handmade quilt or custom comforter. You are sure to enjoy our lodging in Cape May. All rooms and suites are non-smoking.

Accommodations: Cottages, Suites, Adjoining rooms/Suites

# of Rooms: 35

Beds: Queen, King

Room Entertainment: Cable TV, DVD Blu-Ray Players, Video Library

Safes: In-Room

Handicap Accessible: Limited

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Private Deck, Private Entrance, Refrigerator, Turndown Service, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi

Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary

Front Desk/Security: OnSite

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Gardens on Property, LGBT Friendly, Green Environmentally Friendly, Concierge Services

Location Type

Location Type: Coastal


CHECK-IN: 2:00-9:00 p.m.

RATES: All quoted rates are double occupancy. There is a charge of $25/night per person.

CANCELLATIONS: A 21 day notice is required if you must change or cancel your reservation. If you cancel after that date, you may receive a refund of the deposit or a credit for a future stay only if the room can be re-rented in full. All cancellations are subject to a $25 fee.

No Smoking: Smoking of any substance, including E-cigarettes, is prohibited anywhere on the grounds of The Queen Victoria.

No Candles: For fire safety reasons no candles, incense or open flames are permitted in any portion of our property.

Children 8 years+ are welcome.

We cannot accommodate pets of ANY kind.

PARKING: Off street parking is provided for seven of our suites.

Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays, Peak Season

Pet-Friendly: No

Smoking Policy: Smoke Free

Family Friendly: Over 12

Weddings & Events

If you are planning a small wedding (20 or so guests) in Cape May, then we would love to discuss the possibility of hosting your family and friends for your big day. Dozens of couples have started their lives together at The Queen Victoria, sometimes holding their small ceremony in one of our parlors. More frequently, the wedding ceremony is held at one of our beautiful churches or on the beach (often with our parlor as a "rain plan").

Wedding/Events Capacity: 1-19

Events Supported: Private Parties, Elopement

Wedding Services & Amenities: Officiant, Florist, Photographer

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Business Travel & Events

Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats, Social

Meeting Facilities: Indoor

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