Martha’s Vineyard is a great place to buy a house, spend the summer, or stay for a
vacation. There’s fun to be had and friends to be found. Plus it just has a down-right relaxing atmosphere
where nobody bothers anyone.
Martha’s Vineyard is an island about 4 miles off the southern coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts,
encompassing about 100 square miles. There are six towns on the island: Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, Tisbury,
West Tisbury, Chilmark, and Gay Head. Tisbury also goes by the name of its central village and harbor,
Vineyard Haven. Click near a town on the map to get more information about that town.
Compared to Boston, the weather on Martha's Vineyard is typically 5 to 10 degrees cooler in the summer
and 5 to 10 degrees warmer in the winter. The conditions are ideal for all sorts of activities. You can go
here to check on the current and forecasted weather
for Martha's Vineyard.
For more information about all aspects of the island, visit the home page for the
Martha's Vineyard Chamber of Commerce or visit
Martha's Vineyard Online.
For information about the Steamship Authority and the ferry from Woods Hole, see
The Steamship Authority Home Page.
Flights directly to the Island can be found via Cape Air.
Bus information for getting to Woods Hole is available from Peter Pan Bus Lines.
Come and have fun!