Great water views, beaches and fishing off Dog Fish Bar are yours with our contemporary house in Aquinnah on Martha's Vineyard. Only a short 5 -10 minute walk to uncrowded beach on Vineyard Sound. Lots of birds visit the feeders near the front deck facing Vineyard Sound. Enjoy a 180 degree panoramic view of Vineyard Sound, the Elizabeth Islands and Menemsha from the downstairs kitchen, dining room, and living room and upstairs from the master and guest bedrooms. The spacious upstairs bedrooms each have their own full bathrooms. The modern kitchen is fully equipped for gourmet meals. A short walk to the Aquinnah town beach on Vineyard Sound, our house also comes with access to Philbin Beach on the ocean adjacent to the Gay Head cliffs, less than two miles away. The best stripped bass fishing on the island is yours with short walk to Dogfish Bar on Vineyard Sound. Bike on paved, rural roads with little traffic. Take a 7 mile loop around Aquinnah or a short 2 mile extension to the end of West Basin Road and the bike ferry to the fishing village of Menemsha. Enjoy comfortable accommodations for a family vacation in a tranquil setting. Use Wi-Fi at no additional charge. We will consider pets.
Watch a continuous stream of birds attracted to feeders off the deck facing Vineyard Sound (visible from dinning room, kitchen and living room). Track daily activities of osprey (on nest off Lobsterville Road near Lighthouse Road). Observe shore birds on nearby Vineyard Sound, Menemsha Pond and Philbin beaches.
Ferry reservations: Car ferry reservations on the Steamship Authority ferries from Woods Hole are required (no standby) Friday to Monday during the peak summer season beginning June 23, 2017 and ending Labor Day weekend. During the peak season car reservations on Tuesday to Thursday are generally available and standby is permitted mid-week.