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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Oak Bluffs reviews

  • Overall Great Vacation Home!

    "Great Property and Great Location! My family really enjoyed this spacious home and natural environment. The Kitchen appliances are top-grade! Everything you need is a short drive away while having tons of privacy. The owner is very responsive and a delight to work with. Overall Great Vacation Home!"
    Guest: #lovethevineyard Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 19, 2014
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  • July 2014

    "Location, location, location! Best location we've ever stayed at on the island. Walk to the East Chop Beach, the best seafood 2 doors down at the Ocean View, walking distance to town. The house isn't squished in like so many others near downtown. There is a great yard, quiet and beautiful neighborhood to take nice walks through, huge spacious porch, and even a large deck. Plenty of room inside. Lots of bedrooms and even an overflow bedroom between the tandem bedrooms. We felt very at home here and would highly recommend it. We hope we can rent here every year in the future."
    Guest: Ellen F. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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  • A good find

    "This cute cottage presents exactly like it appears in the pictures! Easy to walk to town and charming deck for great entertaining. This cottage is clean and well cared for with a few touches of modern. Perfect for 2 couples or a small family. Bed linens and towels have a little to be desired as do kitchen amenities (if you really use a kitchen). Owner easy to work with and responsive. Would I rent again? Absolutely!"
    Guest: wanna be vineyarder Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 12, 2014
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  • Grande Dame

    "The home is a real Grande Dame of Oak Bluffs - a relic of the past, 1860s I believe. It has been updated tastefully, and comfortably. Biggest issue we had is that it is located so close to Backdoor Donuts that in the evenings, gentle winds brought gusts of olfactory joy in the form of warm, freshly baked apple fritters and other similar treats. We couldn't resist, and the consumption of donuts before bedtime became a nightly ritual that we grew afraid to break. The owner gave us a suggestion for what was our favorite meal on the island. We went to Menemsha Beach an hour before sunset, and bought the Sunset Special (take out) from Menemsha Fish Market for $19 a head: included a freshly caught and steamed 1.25 pound lobster, large stuffed clam, clam chowder or lobster bisque, cole slaw and corn. They provided everything we needed (napkins, plastic flatware, etc.). (It's messy.) What a value. What an experience. A lobster picnic on the beach at sunset. Our family will never forget that. At the instant that the sun disappears on the horizon, everyone on the beach claps, as if to applaud the performance that only nature can deliver. We loved the house. We loved the vacation. We love the memories. It was a privilege to be there, and we hope to be able to make this an annual reunion for our family."
    Guest: The Miller Family Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: September 9, 2014
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Oak Bluffs Travel Tips

Oak Bluffs Rentals Are Where the Gingerbread Cottages Are Local Landmarks

Just getting to Martha’s Vineyard is an experience. It is an island so forget about bringing the car. Get on the ferry or fly over to Oak Bluffs rentals on this famously beautiful island in the state of Massachusetts. Many Oak Bluffs lodging choices are famously known as "gingerbread cottages" for their bright colors and ornate moldings. The area is known for its vibrant life. These Martha’s Vineyard rentals are perfect for independent travelers seeking lively vacations in this historic and beautiful area.

Oak Bluffs Rentals Let You Ride America’s Oldest Working Carousel

For visitors to Oak Bluffs rentals with children, a not-to-be-missed outing is The Farm Institute, where summer programs teach both children and parents about farming. Also near Oak Bluffs lodging is the Flying Horse Carousel where children can ride the oldest working carousel in the country. Catch the brass ring and get a free ride! A more adult-type trip is the Offshore Ale Company, where a tour of the brewery includes a free sample. These Martha’s Vineyard rentals really do cater to the whole family.

Take to the Air like the Aviators of Yesterday When You Stay in Oak Bluffs Lodging

Want to find out what the glory days of early flight were like? Oak Bluffs rentals are ideally placed so you can head to Classic Aviators, tug on a leather cap and goggles, and head up into the air in an open cockpit aircraft. If you have always wanted to learn to ice skate, head to Martha’s Vineyard Arena and learn a new skill when you vacation at Martha’s Vineyard rentals. Another trip ideal for families who stay in Oak Bluffs lodging is a visit to Island Alpaca to get up close and personal with these wonderfully fascinating animals.

Martha’s Vineyard Rentals Are on Beaches with Calm, Shallow Water

Of course, no visit to the area is complete without several trips to the beach. From Oak Bluffs rentals, you will find a variety of perfect beaches. From the shallow, calm stretches across the eastern side to thundering surf on the south, there is a beach to fit whatever you want from your day. The beaches close to Oak Bluffs lodging are those in the town or at Eastville and Joseph Sylvia State Beach. All these beaches close to Martha’s Vineyard rentals are on the east side and great for those with small children.

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