New Jersey is home to so many incredible bed and breakfasts, and it wouldn’t be practical to include them all. There are dozens of B&B’s in Cape May alone, and this list would get very long if I mentioned every amazing place in the state. The following are some of my favorites, scattered throughout New Jersey. Though the shore may be most famous for this charming lodging type, we have great bed and breakfasts all over!
1. The Southern Mansion, Cape May
This award-winning bed and breakfast is the largest in Cape May. It offers a full gourmet breakfast, luxury antique furnishings and a close proximity to Willow Creek Winery.
2. Summer Nites, North Wildwood
Though it may not seem like much on this outside, this B&B is far from a drag. You'll flip when you see how boss it is! Enjoy themed rooms stocked with memorabilia and featuring beautiful hand painted murals. There's also "the most" hip vintage game room!
3. Chimney Hill Estate Inn, Lambertville
Located in lovely Lambertville, this B&B is conveniently situated near antique shops, trendy boutiques and the Delaware River. Enjoy a variety of rustic rooms and suites, right in the middle of a working Alpaca farm!
4. Villa Park House, Spring Lake
One of the few family friendly B&B's in Spring Lake, Villa Park House offers a gourmet made to order breakfast!
5. Rhythm of the Sea, Cape May
The website proclaims "the only thing we overlook is the ocean", and this couldn't be more true. Enjoy a delicious breakfast in this Swiss-style chalet with modern amenities including satellite TV, wifi in every room and beach chairs for your convenience.
6. Whistling Swan Inn, Stanhope
This inn provides guests with a delicious country-style breakfast, free wifi and bicycles, expanded cable, fresh homemade cookies and some incredible getaway packages!
7. Main Street Manor, Flemington
This 5-room B&B offers a fresh farm-to-table breakfast, afternoon tea and sweets, complimentary wine, evening cordials, wireless internet, a selection of games and fresh flowers in every room!
8. The Bentley Inn, Bay Head
This spacious inn offers beach badges, a video and game library, bike rentals, metal detectors, and stunning common areas including a solarium.
9. Inn at Glencairn, Princeton
This meticulously renovated 300-year old inn is located near trendy downtown Princeton and is just a short drive from the stunning Grounds For Sculpture. Your stay includes discount tickets! It also includes a fresh breakfast featuring local and organic ingredients.
10. Wooden Duck Inn, Newton
This spacious Sussex County B&B offers a seasonal pool, free wifi, a DVD and game library, a 24-hour snack station and a three course breakfast. Nature lovers will enjoy the surrounding trails while foodies will enjoy the fine dining options nearby.
11. The DeBary Inn, Summit
The DeBary Inn offers 15 rooms and 1 suite, right in the heart of Summit near shopping, dining and the Mall at Short Hills. Enjoy convenient transportation to NYC and a continental breakfast.
12. Sand Castle Bed And Breakfast, Long Beach Island
This luxury B&B is located on the bay in Barnegat Light on Long Beach Island. All guest rooms offer a private entrance and private bath along with flat-screen TV's and central air conditioning. The inn itself offers many amenities including a heated pool, jacuzzi, rooftop deck, enclosed sun porch, exercise room, beach badges and bicycles for guest use.
All of these are lovely places to stay, but this is by far not an exhaustive list of New Jersey’s incredible bed and breakfast inns. There are nearly 200 registered B&B’s in New Jersey, many spectacular in their own way. Share your favorites in the comments below, and share this post to let us know you’d love to learn more about the charming B&B’s in our state.