Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Martha's Vineyard

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Martha's Vineyard. This city's island views, beaches and local tours attract many visitors, as does its scenic and walkable location. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Martha's Vineyard

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Martha's Vineyard has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Island Cove Adventures (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Farm Neck Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Falmouth Country Club (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Cape Cod Country Club (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Martha's Vineyard

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Martha's Vineyard

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Martha's Vineyard is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Long Point Wildlife Refuge (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Manuel F Correlus State Forest (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Long Point Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Gus Ben David's World of Reptiles and Birds Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Polly Hill Arboretum (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Martha's Vineyard

Fly into Vineyard Haven, MA (MVY-Martha's Vineyard), the closest airport, located 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hyannis, MA (HYA-Barnstable Municipal), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Martha's Vineyard?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 895 holiday lettings around Martha's Vineyard. From 719 houses to 66 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Martha's Vineyard?

If you're into ocean views and the sound of waves, you're in luck! HomeAway has 291 beachside getaway homes to take your pick of. Want to give something else a go? See if any of our other properties catch your eye. Our options for this destination include:

  • 116 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 113 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 110 beach holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Martha's Vineyard?

Our house holiday rentals are real properties for real travellers. With loads of space to spread out, they're perfect for those who want to experience life like a local. There are 588 options currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start from £154 a night. Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Cottage: 56 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £139 per night.
  • Condo: 30 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £142 per night.
  • Studio: 24 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £118 per night.

Can I stay in Martha's Vineyard in a large group?

There's nothing quite as exciting as exploring somewhere totally new with family and friends. The best news is HomeAway has some places to suit large groups. Why not have a peek at the 191 house holiday rentals available here? They're the leading choice for large groups of visitors. The holiday rentals that are suitable for large groups in this area include:

  • If yours is a party of 8, we've got 408 holiday rentals suitable for that size. Book a night for as little as £176.
  • If you've got 6 in your party, you'll be delighted to find out that there are 310 rental properties that are suitable. You can get one for as little as £161 per night.
  • Arranging a trip away with a group of 10? We've got 214 holiday rentals that will meet your needs. Prices start from £238 a night.

You and your posse will be in good hands when you organise your Martha's Vineyard travels through us!

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