Discover Romantic Getaways in New England that are Unique !
Ideas for romance on Martha's Vineyard as well as tips on "hidden" New England getaway spots...
We think one of the romantic "gems" in the New England area is Martha's Vineyard.
The Vineyard is unique because it is an island and you really get a different feeling while being there. We always feel a strong sense of "getting away" during our visits.
In addition to it's great atmosphere and "feel", the Vineyard has beautiful beaches, tremendous scenery, charming towns and villages, fabulous seafood, a large art community, and so much more.
Martha's Vineyard is a great destination for Romantic Getaways in New England.
Many folks choose to spend a week on the island and others simply visit for a day-trip from Cape Cod.
In my opinion, Edgartown, Menemsha and Chappaquiddick are the romantic areas on the Vineyard. Vineyard Haven is nice but has the feel of a "working town" and Oak Bluffs is a bit too much of a tourist and family attraction to be romantic.
Pricing Guide (peak season prices)
$ --> 150 or less/night
$$ --> 150-250/night
$$$ --> 250-350/night
$$$$ --> 350+ /night
The Ashley Inn
Website: The Ashley Inn
The Ashley Inn offers modern comforts with old-world charm. Each of the 10 guest rooms has been individually decorated with period furniture. Some feature four-poster beds and cozy sitting areas. Every room is equipped with a private bath, cable TV, telephone, and air conditioning in season.
Twice named Best Bed & Breakfast by the Vineyard Gazette, the Ashley Inn is conveniently located in the heart of picturesque Edgartown. Here youll find gorgeous sandy beaches, scenic bike paths, unique shops and restaurants, and a vibrant nightlife.
The Winnetu Inn
Price: $$$ - $$$$+
Website: The Winnetu Inn
The Winnetu Oceanside Resort is located at spectacular South Beach in Edgartown. Martha's Vineyard is the perfect destination for couples desiring either an active getaway or a relaxing time together.
There are six diverse towns to explore with numerous restaurants, shops and art galleries to visit, as well as beautiful beaches, and spectacular sightseeing. Enjoy antiquing, bike riding along the many bike paths, kayaking, golfing, fishing, cultural events, artisan fairs, and Farmer's Markets.This is a great choice for Romantic Getaways in New England.
The Victorian Inn
Price: $$$ - $$$$
Website: The Victorian Inn
The Victorian Inn is an attractive Inn with the casual elegance of a restored Whaling Captain's Home on the Island of Martha's Vineyard in historical Edgartown, Massachusetts. They have maintained the tradition and charm of that era and await you as their guests for a relaxing, hospitable and comfortable vacation.
In Menemsha, the Menemsha Inn and the Beach Plum are highly recommended and offer warm hospitality overlooking the sea. Accomodations are available in a carriage house, inn or cottages and are an ideal fit for your romantic vacation.
Here are some reasons the Vineyard is a prime choice for a family beach vacation
Beaches are relaxing, fun and great for family time. These reviews of the major Martha's Vineyard beaches show why I love the beach
Some of the most beautiful sunsets are at the beach. Although the Vineyard is on the east coast, it's an island so it has the advantage of also having a west coast along which you can catch fabulous sunset scenery
Maybe you are thinking about a wedding on the beach ? Martha's Vineyard is a popular destination and location for weddings. Here are some ideas for beach weddings
Of course there are many choices for fabulous, luxurious honeymoons on the Vineyard. But, maybe you'd like a Vineyard honeymoon and are on a limited budget. Here are some ideas for cheap honeymoons on Martha's Vineyard.
The Martha's Vineyard ferry is probably the most popular way to get to the Vineyard.
Flying is another option for visiting. Here's info for flights to Martha's Vineyard.
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