Things to do in Cape May for Couples: A Romantic Winter Getaway

Winter is one of the best times to visit Cape May for a romantic getaway. You can truly feel the intimacy of small-town Cape May during the off-season, and with so many things to do in Cape May for couples, there’s no shortage of ways to celebrate your love with a romantic escape to our dreamy seaside haven.

Tour the Town

Start any romantic weekend getaway with a carriage ride through downtown with Cape May Carriage Co. The town is filled with Victorian homes, historic cobble stone shopping areas and tree lined streets! There is no better way to see the sites than a private horse drawn carriage, bundled up under a blanket with your love.

As the evening progresses, find your way to the Cape May promenade. You can stroll as you watch one of the most stunning views Cape May has to offer. As the sun meets the ocean and the sky changes colors, you and your loved one will experience firsthand, the true beauty of our seaside town. A sunset walk is one of the most romantic things to do in Cape May.

Viewing the sunset is one of the most romantic things to do in Cape May for couples!

Get Intimate over Dinner

Any romantic escape would not be complete without a cozy meal for two. You will want to make reservations to experience some of Cape May’s most delectable culinary offerings. Visitors and locals alike, flock to Cape May restaurants to get a taste of our locally sourced seafood, Jersey grown vegetables and creative gourmet dishes. Try one of these amazing options for an intimate dining experience.

  • The Washington Inn – Exceptional New American cuisine and Wine Bar in a fine dining atmosphere
  • Secondo – Unique Fusion of Mediterranean and Italian Cuisine overlooking the marina with an enticing cocktail list
  • The YB – Unique Contemporary American Cuisine in an intimate beach front BYOB venue
  • Sapore Italiano – Traditional Italian Cuisine and BYOB in an elegantly Victorian style restored home
  • The Lobster House – Fresh Locally Sourced Seafood overlooking the picturesque Cape May Harbor.

To round out your romantic weekend, Cape May has so many enjoyable experiences from Friday nights to Sunday mornings.

Unwind and Have a Drink

On Friday and Saturday nights, enjoy a glass of locally grown and produced wine by the fire with live music playing in the background at Willow Creek Winery.  Visit Nauti Spirits Distillery over the weekend to join in one of their many cocktail inspired events. If beer is your preference, the Cape May Brewery Co. Tasting Room is serving up some their locally crafted brews daily.

Lay Down and Relax

Relax for a day with your someone special with a Couple’s Escape at the Cape May Day Spa. From side-by-side Swedish massages to full body salt scrubs and relaxing in an oversize whirlpool, a date at the spa surely won’t disappoint.

Stay with Us!

With so many romantic things to do in Cape May, you should start planning your intimate winter escape today! Visit Homestead Cape May where you can find your quintessential cottage or beachside retreat for a passionate weekend in our beautiful seaside resort!

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