“10 Best Islands in the U.S…Martha’s Vineyard. Recommended Hotel – Winnetu”
Family Vacation Critic – 2012
Edgartown is a traditional whaling captain’s town located on Martha’s Vineyard in New England, Massachusetts, United States and has the largest population on the Island. It has a magnificent harbor and was the location of the famous movie Jaws. Edgartown vacation home rentals at Winnetu Oceanside Resort are a great base to explore all the things to see and do in Edgartown. Here are just some of the many activities you can do on your next vacation to New England:
The South Beach location of Winnetu Oceanside Resort’s Edgartown vacation home rentals is where everyone visiting Martha’s Vineyard wants to be. South Beach, at Katama, is the most popular swimming beach on the Island, but there are miles and miles of other beaches to experience on Martha’s Vineyard, too.
The local attractions are a huge drawcard for people enjoying Edgartown vacation home rentals at Winnetu Oceanside Resort. Take advantage of the rural beauty of Edgartown and all the outdoor activities. Everyone bike rides on the Vineyard, utilizing the easy-to-use bike paths. Take a scenic tour around the Island, visit the Martha’s Vineyard Museum, explore the Edgartown Harbor and Edgartown Lighthouse, go to the Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary or take a day trip to Chappaquiddick Island. You can try water activities such as wind surfing, parasailing and water skiing.
Winnetu Oceanside Resort offers complimentary resort activities for couples, friends and the whole family to enjoy and the Resort is located at South Beach, the Island’s favorite beach destination*. Complimentary activities include two outdoor pools, yoga classes, a tennis club, and the Fitness Center. There is no shortage of family-friendly activities to entertain toddlers to teenagers.
The Winnetu Oceanside Resort at Edgartown is a favorite holiday destination for summer vacation rentals. There are a lot of events scheduled throughout the year that attract both locals and visitors alike. These include the Edgartown 4th of July parade and fireworks, the 12-Meter Boat Race at the Edgartown Yacht Club in July and the Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Fair and Illumination Night and Oak Bluffs Fireworks gala, which are held in August. The late summer and autumn host the popular Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby.
Restaurants and Cafes
Edgartown offers a smorgasbord of restaurants and cafes offering freshly caught seafood, locally grown produce and seasonal menus. This includes Winnetu Oceanside Resort’s ocean-view Lure Grill Restaurant, Martha’s Vineyard’s only Restaurant at South Beach which offers a special children’s menu. The executive chef works closely with the local farmers, growers, and fishermen in order to provide the freshest, in-season product available.
The Winnetu Oceanside Resort is a popular resort for couples, families and groups. It has developed a reputation for being one of the best options for Edgartown vacation home rentals with its leisure activities, local attractions and huge choice of hotel suites and private home rentals. Make an online inquiry to find out more information about our beach resort or make a reservation and book your vacation accommodation early.
*According to the Federal Government’s National Resources Defense Council, South Beach is “One of Only Five New England Beaches Awarded Four Stars for Cleanliness.”