The Grand Hotel
1045 Beach Avenue
Cape May, New Jersey 08204
800-257-8550

COORDINATES
latitude 3855'57.78"N
longitude 7454'28.68"W

From Philadelphia Int'l Airport:

  • Leaving the airport, follow the signs to I-95 North and the Walt Whitman Bridge (toll). Exit I-95 North on the Walt Whitman Bridge/South Jersey exit.
  • After crossing the bridge, stay in the left lane. You are on Route 42 (North-South Freeway).
  • Follow approximately 8 miles to the Atlantic City Expressway (toll).
  • Go east on the Expressway to exit 7S, the Garden State Parkway South (toll).
  • The Parkway ends at Cape May. Continue straight through one traffic light and over a large overpass and small canal bridge into the City of Cape May.
  • You are on Lafayette Street. Continue to the first traffic light (Madison Avenue); turn left and continue straight to the beach.
  • At the "T" intersection (Beach Avenue), turn left.
  • The Grand Hotel of Cape May is down the block on the left; the Atlantic Ocean is on the right.

    From Atlantic City Int'l Airport:

  • Follow signs on the exit road to the Atlantic City Expressway East (towards Atlantic City).
  • Stay on the Expressway to Exit 7S, the Garden State Parkway South (toll).
  • The Parkway ends at Cape May. Continue straight through one traffic light and over a large overpass and small canal bridge into the City of Cape May.
  • You are on Lafayette Street. Continue to the first traffic light (Madison Avenue); turn left and continue straight to the beach.
  • At the "T" intersection (Beach Avenue), turn left.
  • The Grand Hotel of Cape May is down the block on the left; the Atlantic Ocean is on the right.

    From Newark Int'l Airport and North:

  • New Jersey Turnpike south to Woodbridge.
  • Transfer at Woodbridge onto the Garden State Parkway to Exit 0.
  • The Parkway ends at Cape May. Continue straight through one traffic light and over a large overpass and small canal bridge into the City of Cape May.
  • You are on Lafayette Street. Continue to the first traffic light (Madison Avenue); turn left and continue straight to the beach.
  • At the "T" intersection (Beach Avenue), turn left.
  • The Grand Hotel of Cape May is down the block on the left; the Atlantic Ocean is on the right.

    From Philadelphia and West:

  • Walt Whitman Bridge to Route 42 South
  • to the Atlantic City Expressway to Exit 7-S, the Garden State Parkway South.
  • The Parkway ends at Cape May. Continue straight through one traffic light and over a large overpass and small canal bridge into the City of Cape May.
  • You are on Lafayette Street. Continue to the first traffic light (Madison Avenue); turn left and continue straight to the beach.
  • At the "T" intersection (Beach Avenue), turn left.
  • The Grand Hotel of Cape May is down the block on the left; the Atlantic Ocean is on the right.

    From Washington, DC and South:

  • I-95 North to Delaware Memorial Bridge
  • Once over bridge, follow Route 40 East
  • to Route 55 South
  • to Route 347 South
  • pick up the Garden State Parkway south for four (4) miles to Exit 0.
  • The Parkway ends at Cape May. Continue straight through one traffic light and over a large overpass and small canal bridge into the City of Cape May.
  • You are on Lafayette Street. Continue to the first traffic light (Madison Avenue); turn left and continue straight to the beach.
  • At the "T" intersection (Beach Avenue), turn left.
  • The Grand Hotel of Cape May is down the block on the left; the Atlantic Ocean is on the right.

    OR, for a more scenic and relaxing (albeit longer), route coming from the DC area, you can take the Cape May-Lewes Ferry.

  • I-95 North to 495 toward Alexandria
  • Cross Woodrow Wilson Bridge and continue to Exit 19 (Rte 50 E.)
  • Go over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge
  • Follow Rte 50 toward shore points for approx 18 miles
  • left onto Rte 404 E. to Georgetown, DE
  • Follow signs for Rte 9 East. Continue on Rte 9 for approx 15 miles
  • Follow signs for Rte 1 South and directions toward the ferry
  • Take the ferry from the terminal in Lewes, Delaware to Cape May Ferry Terminal.
  • Once in Cape May, follow Route 109 (Sandman Blvd.) and signs to Cape May/Wildwood
  • to the concrete overpass and canal bridge into the City of Cape May.
  • You are on Lafayette Street. Continue to the first traffic light (Madison Avenue); turn left and continue straight to the beach.
  • At the "T" intersection (Beach Avenue), turn left.
  • The Grand Hotel of Cape May is down the block on the left; the Atlantic Ocean is on the right.


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