A Winnetu Autumn

Second Summer at the Winnetu is one of the island’s best-kept secrets 

Only at the Winnetu

Autumn on Martha’s Vineyard is the island’s best kept secret. Scroll down to see what’s waiting in Katama for Winnetu guests during this special time of the year. 

Autumn Celebration

Join us September 21-23 for a special autumn celebration at the Winnetu. Package includes a cozy picnic on the beach, nightly fall themed happy hours and a special prix fixe dinner at the Dunes on Wednesday, September 22. Enjoy bike rides along the coast or into town and unwind with a dip in our outdoor heated pool or hot tub.

Book Now

VIP Island Queen Package

Leave the car on the mainland and arrive in-style with our VIP Island Queen package. We’ll take care of pick-up and drop-off while you enjoy the journey!

Learn More

Katama Oyster Tour

Enjoy an afternoon on Katama Bay with Ryan and Julia Smith of Signature Oysters, a local oyster farming operation right in our backyard. Tour their farm, shuck oysters picked right from the water, and enjoy a memorable BYOB experience out on the sparkling waters of Katama Bay. 

Learn More

Take Flight

Spend a memorable afternoon at one of the neighborhood’s most beloved landmarks. Watch the historic bi-planes take off from Katama Airfield‘s historic grass airstrip while enjoying breakfast or lunch at Right Fork Diner

Beach Trails

Enjoy a spectacular walk out to Norton Point, one of the island’s most pristine beaches. Follow nearly 4 miles of walking trails and you’ll find water lapping at your feet, views of Katama Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, and keep an eye out for harbor seals basking in the sun!

Resort Activities & Amenities

With plenty of activities and amenities at the resort, there’s no shortage of things to keep you busy, relaxed, engaged, and having fun while you’re with us.

Learn More

Matt Moore's Puppy Sitting on the Winnetu Deck on Martha's Vineyard

Dog-Friendly Accommodations

Bring your best friend with you! With great dog walking, beaches to run on, and a big lawn in front, the Winnetu is a dog’s paradise.

Learn More


Over-Sand Adventure

Arrive and drive with our on-site car rentals! Take a Jeep Wrangler or Gladiator with over-sand permits out for a drive on Norton Point Beach.

Learn More

Make Your Own Fudge

Winnetu guests can take advantage of a complimentary, hands-on, fudge making class at island-favorite Murdick’s Fudge

Getting Around

World-Class Biking

Three world-class bike trips are waiting for you. No matter what your level of sophistication, there’s a bike ride for everyone on Martha’s Vineyard and our concierge will help you plan it. Bring your bike and go explore the island!

Wine Fest

Winnetu is homebase for M.V. Food & Wine Festival. With the Grand Tasting under the tent in our backyard, this spectacular Fall event is the perfect way to close out the season in Katama.

Learn More

Oceanview Dining

Spend an evening at The Dunes, our in-house restaurant featuring a contemporary take on New England Coastal Cuisine. Share a drink or a meal on our deck with views over South Beach and firepits to gather around.   


Learn More

Little Girls Riding in the Antique Woodie Wagon at the Winnetu

Stylish Rides

Hop a ride in one of the fully restored antique vehicles we keep on-hand at the Winnetu. Whether it’s a ride around Katama in our antique firetruck, or a breeze around town in the wood paneled Winnetu Jitney. 

Two-Island Adventure

We’ve made it just as easy to enjoy Nantucket while you’re with us at the Winnetu. Whether it’s a day trip to our island neighbor or an overnight stay at our award-winning sister resort, The Nantucket Hotel, we’ve got you covered!


Learn More


Edgartown Jaunt
via Complimentary Shuttle

You’re never far from the island’s best shopping, dining, and historic architecture when you’re with us. Our shuttles run regularly right into the heart of downtown. Shuttle schedules are posted each day and are free to our guests!

Family Portraits

Make the moment last a lifetime and schedule a family photoshoot with island photographer Randi Baird. 

Learn More


Fall Events On-Island

  • Sept. 8 – 13 : International Film Festival
  • Sept. 12: Tivoli Day
  • Sept. 13 – Oct. 17: M.V. Striped Bass & Bluefish Derby
  • Oct. 12: Featherstone Chocolate Festival
  • Oct 21 – 25:M.V. Food & Wine Festival

The Winnetu on Instagram

Islanders Stay Free at the Winnetu Oct. 22nd or Oct. 23rd!

Be our guest and treat yourself to a mini getaway at your home away from home, the Winnetu Oceanside Resort. Join us Friday or Saturday night for a little rest and relaxation. Give us a call at 866-335-1133 to learn more.

📸: @trendsandtolstoy

Soak up the last of this beautiful week. Stop by @thedunesmv for dinner with a view tonight.

#winnetu #mv #marthasvineyard #katama

Join us on Martha's Vineyard for an intimate food + wine festival with Executive Chef Michael Hervieux. A thoughtfully curated culinary weekend by the ocean with tastings, wine pairings and a cooking demo with a comedian. Tap the link in our bio for details!

#winnetu #mv #katama #marthasvineyard

Big news! Did you hear that our sister resort is now accepting reservations for its new accommodations? @lovangoresort reopens for its second season with expanded amenities and experiences, including luxury Treehouse, Glamping, and Villa accommodations. Tap the link in our bio to learn more and follow @lovangoresort for all the latest from the #USVI

#virginislands #lovango #isvirginislands #stjohn #stthomas

Rolling into fall with our Pup + Play package. Tap the link in our bio to learn more about this special offer for you and your K-9 BFF!

#winnetu #mv #newengland #katama #edgartown @marthasvineyard

Hop, skip, and jump downtown. What’s your favorite thing to do in Edgartown?

📸: @wanderingdarlings

#winnetu #edgartown #katama #mv #vineyard #marthasvineyard

September is already in our mind. Those who know, know that fall is a glorious time to be on-island. What’s your favorite reason to be on the Vineyard in September and October?

📸: @prepfordwife // @marcsford

#vineyard #winnetu #marthasvineyard #mv #newengland #katama

Escape for a long weekend this fall. Tap the link in our bio to learn why @bostonmagazine thinks Winnetu is one of the best ways to getaway this year.

📸: @wanderingdarlings

#winnetu #katama #mv #vineyard #thevineyard #marthasvineyard

Head Concierge Tim Benoit and General Manager Matthew Moore are just two of the many smiling faces you’ll find around the resort.

#winnetu #katama #mv #newengland #marthasvineyard #southbeach #edgartown

Guests and staff alike love welcoming the @vineyardsound to our Wednesday Night Clambakes. The seasonal group of acapella singers is a 29 year old tradition on the island.

Tap the link in our bio to learn about our weekly clambake.

#winnetu #mv #newengland #marthasvineyard #katama #coambake #vineyardsound #edgartown

Say hello to our A+ Concierge team, Tim and Allison. Looking for a restaurant recommendation? A sailboat to charter? A way to spend a sunny afternoon? These two know the island inside and out and are ready to help you make the most out of your Vineyard vacation.

#winnetu #mv #vineyard #marthasvineyard #newengland

Frosé your way to the Winnetu each Saturday for a little post-Beach Aprés Sea. Featuring poolside raw bar and summertime drinks, join us for this special event each weekend from 4pm - 5pm

📸: @kgeventsdesign

#winnetu #katama #mv #marthasvineyard

A nightly adventure into town. Book a seat on our water taxi into Edgartown, running each evening in the summer.

📸: @wanderingdarlings

#katama #winnetu #mv #newengland #igersnewengland #marthasvineyard

It’s clambake season at Winnetu!

📸: @mcmenimon

#winnetu #mv #katama #marthasvineyard #

There’s magic in a stay at Winnetu, just ask @wanderingdarlings. Tap the link in our bio to read about their recent stay!

📸: @wanderingdarlings

#winnetu #mv #katama #marthasvineyard #newengland

Wishing everyone a happy 4th from sea to shining sea 🇺🇸

📸: @catboatcharters

#vineyard #mv #marthasvineyard #katama #winnetu

Hop a ride to the Edgartown Water Taxi aboard the Jitney, our beloved antique resort shuttle

📸: @marcsford // @prepfordwife

#winnetu #mv #marthasvineyard #thevineyard #vineyard #katama

It’s frosé o’clock, happy Friday!

📸: @juliadags

#mv #vineyard #marthasvineyard #katama #winnetu #mv

Welcome back: from the beach, from downtown, or whatever Vineyard adventure you got up to today.

📸: @juliadags

#winnetu #vineyard #vineyarding #marthasvineyard #thevineyard #katama #mv #newengland

Forecast calls for sunny summer memories on the Vineyard.

📸: @yuriko_nyc

#vineyarding #mv #marthasvineyard #katama #winnetu

In true Vineyard fashion, #NationalLobsterDay should be celebrated with a forkful of Fish Pot from Chef Mike’s new menu at @thedunesmv. Dunes is back open on Thursday, so we’ll see you for a post-#LobsterDay celebration then!

📸: @trendsandtolstoy

#lobster #mv #winnetu #katama #vineyard #marthasvineyard

Summer is here to stay. Pull up a chair and enjoy the view from #Katama.

📸: @trendsandtolstoy

#winnetu #mv #vineyard #marthasvineyard