At Harbor View Hotel, guests have easy access to all the outdoor activities that the Vineyard has to offer from beaches to fishing, biking, jogging, boating and more. The natural beauty of the island will be calling you to come explore.
Boating and Water Sports
Located on the Edgartown Harbor and Atlantic Ocean, there are many popular boating activities and watersports to enjoy from sailing to fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding, surfing, jet skiing, boarding, tubing, and more. The hotel concierge will be delighted to assist you in choosing the perfect excursion for you.
Located across the harbor from the Harbor View Hotel, guests can take a short walk or bike ride to The Chappy Ferry. The Ferry takes passengers 527 feet from Memorial Wharf in Edgartown (53 Dock Street) to Chappaquiddick Point. Once on Chappy, it’s time to explore and enjoy nature. Some highlights include Cape Poge Wildlife Refuge, Wasque Point for fishing and surfing, Mytoi Japanese Garden, Dike Bridge, Pocha Pond and East Beach.
Plan a friends’ golf trip or sneak in a round during your stay at one of several beautiful, 18-hole, island golf courses, including Farm Neck Golf Course, dubbed “The Pebble Beach of the East”. (Golf courses are not part of the resort. Our concierge will be happy to help you find a public course and arrange a tee time.)
Biking, Jogging, Walking
Harbor View Hotel is surrounded by miles of bike trails. Choose between trails with peaceful country roads or ocean views – explore a new route every day of your stay.
Over 300 species of birds are known to inhabit Martha’s Vineyard. However, birds from all over the east coast can be found here, including the European cuckoo, the blackburnian warbler, the magnolia warbler, the bay-breasted warbler, the Canadian warbler and the black-throated blue warbler.
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Why Choose Us?
Best Hotel on Martha's Vineyard
Best Location on Martha's Vineyard
No other resort on Martha’s Vineyard enjoys the dazzling views of seaside life and proximity to the island’s best shopping, restaurants, galleries and cultural experiences.
Renovation and Renaissance
After 129 years, the Harbor View Hotel has been thoroughly refurbished and redesigned with a $15 million renovation. Every square inch of the property is beautifully revamped.
Heated, saltwater, outdoor pool, brand new fitness center, spectacular ocean views, golf cart shuttles to beach and town, as well as Mercedes-Benz vehicles and bicycles for guest use.