Find the best place to stay — West Tisbury

Where to stay around West Tisbury?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,516 holiday lettings near West Tisbury. From 1,212 houses to 149 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near West Tisbury is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Tisbury?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Tisbury:

  • Woods Hole: 55 holiday homes
  • Mews Village: 76 holiday homes
  • Osterville: 118 holiday homes
  • Buzzards Bay: 102 holiday homes
  • West Falmouth: 92 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to West Tisbury?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in West Tisbury. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lambert's Cove Beach: 2,193 holiday lettings
  • Cedar Tree Neck Sanctuary: 2,140 holiday lettings
  • Long Point Beach: 1,879 holiday lettings
  • Polly Hill Arboretum: 2,049 holiday lettings
  • Long Point Wildlife Refuge: 1,977 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Tisbury listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in West Tisbury?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,212 houses in West Tisbury. Our other popular types of West Tisbury holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 149 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 23 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Tisbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 203 holiday homes with pool available in West Tisbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in West Tisbury, Massachusetts your home away from home

    The quiet island life offered by West Tisbury holiday rentals is the perfect antidote to stressful city life. This scenic town on Martha's Vineyard enjoys a gentle pace of life, with everything neatly in its place, exactly as it should be. Popular with artists, the small town has just 1700 residents with small local shops, restaurants, coffee shops and a library, the centre of the community.

    Things to Do in West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard

    West Tisbury holiday rentals require you first and foremost to relax and smell the roses. This small community is perfect for strolling around to see the toy birds left on the grave of poet Nancy Luce, who loved chickens. Enjoy the local flora and fauna in the area or head down to the seashore for bracing walks, sunbathing and shell seeking. Walk the trails at Cedar Tree Neck Sanctuary or cycle between the villages, greeting friendly locals along the way. Lambert's Cove with the freshwater Uncle Seth's Pond is a good beach for families and was once the local port. Visit the twice-weekly farmers’ market and join in the annual Agricultural fair in the summer, known for its gastronomic delights. In August attend the huge book sale at the library, and in winter go skating on Parsonage Pond.

    Places to Visit Around West Tisbury, Massachusetts

    Highlights to visit from your West Tisbury holiday home are the Christiantown Memorial and the site of a Wampanoag Indian burial ground where the dead were buried sitting up. The Mayhew Chapel, named after Thomas Mayhew, the island's first white settler is also worth a visit. Long Point Wildlife Refuge is a 633 acre nature reserve for birdspotting and it has a scenic trail to the beach. Polly Hill Arboretum, the work of one local lady, offers informative guided tours.

    Weather in West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard

    Visitors staying in West Tisbury holiday rentals on Martha's Vineyard will find the area has four distinct seasons. Summers are cooler than on the mainland and days are generally sunny with unpredictable showers and fog at times. It is mild and comfortable in spring and autumn, with occasional snow lingering in the winter until early April.

    Travel to West Tisbury, Massachusetts

    Martha's Vineyard has its own airport at West Tisbury with connections from Boston Logan (BOS) International Airport as well as from Providence, Nantucket and Bedford local airports. The island can also be reached by one of the passenger ferries that sail from Woods Hole, Falmouth, Hyannis, New Bedford and the neighbouring island of Nantucket. Woods Hole is the only ferry service carrying both cars and passengers and it runs year-round, unlike the other services. The journey is 45 minutes from Woods Hole, an hour from New Bedford and 2 hours 15 minutes from Nantucket. A high speed catamaran service also runs from Quonset Point, Rhode Island to Oak Bluffs on Martha's Vineyard.

    Attractions in and around West Tisbury

    First time in West Tisbury and looking for things to do? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Trinity Park Tabernacle and West Chop Light, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Cottage Museum or Martha's Vineyard Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Long Point Beach and Lambert's Cove Beach. Oak Bluffs Harbor and Island Queen Ferry are just a couple of activities around the area. Discover Polly Hill Arboretum, Long Point Wildlife Refuge or Cedar Tree Neck Sanctuary while exploring the city during your stay. You may also want to visit Lucy Vincent Beach, Manuel F Correlus State Forest or Menemsha Beach.