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Boating & Watersports

Prepare for an off-island adventure

While unforgettable activities and experiences can be found throughout the island, many visitors prefer to pursue their passions just off the coasts of Martha’s Vineyard, in the calm of the harbor or refreshing waves of the Atlantic.

Presented below is a list of some of the island's more popular boating activities and water sports. To learn more, or to partake of them during your visit, please contact the hotel concierge, who will be delighted to assist you.

  • Fishing Excursions
  • Catboat Charters
  • Kayak Outings
  • Paddle Boarding Lessons/Rentals
  • Surfing Lessons/Rentals
  • Banana Boat Rides
  • Catamaran Rides
  • Waterski Excursions
  • Jet Ski Rentals
  • Flyboarding Rentals
  • Kiteboarding Lessons/Rentals
  • Windsurfing Lessons/Rentals
  • Wakeboarding Lessons/Rentals
  • Tubing Rentals
  • Parasailing Rides

Upcoming Events

May 10
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Pink & Green Weekend

May 10 - 12

A Celebration of Spring & Mother's Day

May 12
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Mother's Day Sunday Brunch

Sunday, May 12th

Reservations recommended, please call 508-627-3761

May 18
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Martha's Vineyard Marathon

Saturday, May 18th

Full Marathon, ½ Marathon, and Relay

Jun 2
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Martha's Vineyard Restaurant Week

June 2nd – June 6th

Bettini Restaurant and Roxana Bar will present prix-fixe menus.


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