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All the latest updates for your Martha's Vineyard vacation

It’s September

A “check in post” to let you know what we and the town have been up to.  To start, we are humble, proud, and stoked to have won Best of Boston Best Inn/Hotel on Martha’s Vineyard!!!!!!!! It was a wonderful surprise at the beginning of the season!  We would also like to congratulate the other …

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Chappaquiddick-or as we call it- “Chappy”   When you live on Martha’s Vineyard, everyone always asks: “What do you do in the off season?” It’s a great question and last time we met, we discussed the simple pleasures of the “Windshield Sunset.” Chappaquiddick or “Chappy” is also a worthy adventure and a great thing to …

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“Windshield Sunsets” in the Off-Season 

Guests often ask, “What do you do in the off season?” The answer is simple: “A lot of the same things we do in season but a little bit different!” Anyone familiar with the Oak Bluffs Inn  knows we enjoy a good beach sunset. The epic sunsets, and rises, Martha’s Vineyard is known for don’t …

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Bikes left by a dune on a beach on a sunny day with waves and beach grass

Riding Bikes on Martha’s Vineyard

Whether you’re bringing your expensive road bike and spandex or renting a bike on-island for a relaxing day, Martha’s Vineyard is an excellent place to ride. If traveling with your own bike, all ferries take bikes for under $10. If you have a few bags you can either have a taxi take your luggage to …

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We’re turning 21!

After twenty wonderful years as the proprietors of the OB Inn, we’re finally coming of age! What happens when an Inn turns twenty-one? Well, it’s probably not as festive as a night out in Oak Bluffs, but if you’re an Innkeeper it’s an excuse to renovate! As a little birthday present for ourselves and our …

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We are on our way home after a 3 night stay at the Inn. We had a wonderful time and most of it thanks to our host Eric. He goes above and beyond for his patrons. Eric helped us maximize our trip by making recommendations and planning our day. I stupidly left my hat at a bar one night and Eric magically tracked it down and returned it to me while getting us to a ferry on time! I would love to stay here again and encourage you to do so. The atmosphere is welcoming and fun! You feel like family by the end of the trip.

Lisa Palotta Smith