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Romantic getaways on Martha’s Vineyard Four places to stay in spring and summer

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, May 15, 2015 @ 08:24 AM

Romantic getaways on Martha’s Vineyard Looking for a little romance this spring? Get away to beautiful Martha’s Vineyard for breathtaking views and beautiful weather. Here are a few ideas for some of the most romantic places to stay:

Thorncroft Inn

Voted “Most Romantic Inn on Martha’s Vineyard,” this bed and breakfast offers you an experience unlike any other. Situated on 1 ½ acres of pristine grounds, Thorncroft Inn enjoys a perfect location just one block from the Atlantic Ocean. Rooms feature luxurious amenities such as hot tubs, two-person whirlpools and fireplaces. (This is the only inn on the island with in-room hot tubs.) Other conveniences include high-speed internet, even complimentary breakfast in bed.

Thorncroft Inn has a rich history, with construction beginning in 1908. But rest assured, you’ll enjoy all the modern conveniences, such as air-conditioning, cable TV and more to make you feel right at home.

Their renowned concierge service will give you insider tips on finding the most secluded beaches on the island, as well as other attractions, wherever you want to go.

With its inviting guest rooms and elegant ambience, it’s easy to see why this is a top-rated inn for romance.

The Beach Plum Inn and Restaurant

If you’re looking for a little serenity to get away from the daily grind, you’ll feel so relaxed at this welcoming inn. Its up-island location gives you a secluded feeling with gorgeous views. You’ll enjoy French-country style décor and charm in every room, and private patios that feature hammocks where you can relax and take in views of the harbor.

Other amenities include a free, daily continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and free afternoon cookies and lemonade available every day in the lobby.

While you’re there, be sure to sample the gourmet cuisine of the renowned Beach Plum Inn restaurant, with sunset views that will make your special getaway even more memorable.

The Harborside Inn

The Harborside Inn has welcomed visitors to Martha’s Vineyard for more than 50 years. It’s comprised of seven buildings, many of which were 19th century whaling captains’ homes. The Inn provides the conveniences of a first-class resort, all set against the historic backdrop of a quaint seaside village.

The only waterfront resort in Edgartown, this inn gives you the best of both worlds. You can enjoy water views while staying in the heart of town, so you’ll be close to activities.  When you arrive, you’ll feel like you stepped back in time with white picket fences and English gardens lining the sidewalks of this quaint town.

Choose from rooms with private balconies overlooking Edgartown Harbor, or rooms with charming views of the village side streets. Spoil yourself with amenities such as a heated pool, sauna, whirlpool, cable TV, air-conditioning, heat, refrigerators and more.

It’s the perfect place to sweep your sweetheart off her, or his, feet, whether you’re celebrating an anniversary, other special occasion, or just want to get away.

Menemsha Inn

With a scenic, secluded island location, this inn really sets the stage for romance. It’s situated on 14 acres of gardens and fields with great views of Menemsha Harbor and close proximity to Lucy Vincent Beach.  Choose from a variety of charming rooms and cottages with fireplaces and screen doors. 

Other amenities include a free daily breakfast, free Wi-Fi and free parking. If you want to stay in shape during your vacation, check out their fitness center, complete with modern machines, as well as tennis and basketball courts. Bikes, beach towels, chairs and umbrellas are also available for rent.

You’ll enjoy plenty of privacy, but even in the public spaces, you’ll find a cozy charm with things like front porch rocking chairs to take in the views.

The Menemsha Inn provides a rustic, romantic ambience with an idyllic location and lots of island charm in every room.

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