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Explore Downtown Edgartown on Your Martha’s Vineyard Escape

BY VINEYARD SQUARE HOTEL | 13 December 2022

An aerial view of Edgartown on Martha's Vineyard.When selecting your Martha’s Vineyard home base, you want a lodging option that features cozy accommodations, exceptional amenities, and is close to top activities and attractions. You get all this and more when you stay at Vineyard Square Hotel and Suites. Thanks to our convenient location, you’ll be just steps away from charming downtown Edgartown, making exploring this Martha’s Vineyard town as simple as walking out the front door.

What to Do and See in Downtown Edgartown

Edgartown is a picture-perfect example of a New England seaport village. Located on the island’s eastern side, this town blends old-world charm and modern amenities. Check out one of our bikes, or set off on your own two feet to see what you can discover.

Charming Shops

The downtown area is filled with countless incredible shops and boutiques that cater to a wide range of interests. Main Street is lined with both small businesses and some brand-name stores. Those looking for a new outfit for date night should stop by Katydid. A fantastic spot for fine art and apparel is the Mikel Hunter Gallery, which is found in our hotel and sells unique resort ware and other eclectic items. If you’re looking for a new piece of artwork to display in your home, there are plenty of galleries to choose from, like Eisenhauer Gallery.

Delicious Dining Options

No matter what you’re craving, there is a downtown restaurant that can meet those needs. For delicious seafood that’s only a hop, skip, and jump away, make your way to Chesca’s Restaurant, located in our Edgartown hotel. For a spot that’s both a fantastic restaurant and an incredible brewery, head to Bad Martha. When your sweet tooth hits, head to Mudrick’s Fudge.

Unique Attractions

Edgartown is filled with countless things to see, and some are close to our downtown hotel. Take in views of Chappaquiddick Island from Memorial Wharf’s newly renovated public waterfront pavilion. Make the short walk to The Carnegie Heritage Center to explore the rotating art galleries or the permanent exhibition.

Be Close to It All at Vineyard Square

A guestroom in an Edgartown hotel, perfect for Martha's Vineyard vacations.No matter what adventures are on your itinerary, there’s no better place to call home for your next Martha’s Vineyard getaway than Vineyard Square Hotel & Suites in Edgartown. Our boutique hotel features everything you could want from a luxury hotel but at an affordable price.

Our expansive range of lodging options includes rooms and suites. Our luxury suites in the Edgartown Residence Club wing might be the right fit for those enjoying a longer stay. We have something for every budget and style. To learn more about which accommodation option fits your group best or to learn more about our special offers, call 508-627-4711.