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 highlights

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 accommodation are available around Martha's Vineyard?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 892 holiday rentals around Martha's Vineyard. From 712 holiday houses to 67 cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Martha's Vineyard is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Martha's Vineyard?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Martha's Vineyard. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • West Dennis: 935 holiday rentals
  • Cape Cod: 6,128 holiday rentals
  • Sandwich: 2,427 holiday rentals
  • Edgartown: 1,011 holiday rentals
  • East Chop: 251 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Martha's Vineyard! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Martha's Vineyard?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Martha's Vineyard with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Sandwich: 2,427 holiday homes
  • Edgartown: 1,011 holiday homes
  • Nantucket: 807 holiday homes
  • Aquinnah: 275 holiday homes
  • Fairhaven: 41 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Martha's Vineyard?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Martha's Vineyard are:

  • Martha's Vineyard Airport (MVY): 1,488 holiday houses
  • Barnstable Municipal Boardman Polando Field (HYA): 3,817 holiday houses
  • New Bedford Regional Airport (EWB): 567 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Martha's Vineyard?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Martha's Vineyard. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ocean Park: 1,878 holiday rentals
  • Coast Guard Heritage Museum: 3,953 holiday rentals
  • Gay Head Lighthouse: 1,099 holiday rentals
  • Woods Hole Drawbridge: 1,859 holiday rentals
  • Pirate's Cove Mini Golf: 3,716 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Martha's Vineyard listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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