"The cottage which had a sea view, was beautifully maintained and very comfortable. Housekeeping was outstanding throughout our stay."

October 19, 2014

"Beautiful view from ocean view room, good bed, balcony, quiet, decent breakfast..."

September 8, 2014

"The accommodations were very clean. The housekeeping and management were great!"

August 27, 2014

"Enjoyed a girlfriends getaway and enjoyed 2 nights with 2 rooms in the main lodge. A great visit on Martha's Vineyard!!"

May 14, 2014

"...couldn't have been better for a quick fall getaway...The rustic charm is exactly the kind of thing we like and just what were looking for."

November 1, 2013

"This is probably my favorite place to visit anywhere in the U.S."

October 6, 2013

"I would not go to one of the more popular hotels because I enjoyed the sense of uniqueness this inn offers. LOVED IT..."

September 10, 2013

"The Inn has beautiful grounds and lots of charm and great views."

September 3, 2013

"Breakfast was great every morning...staff to management is so relaxed and happy to help with any issues."

September 3, 2013


Menemsha Inn and Cottages is known for its charm and peaceful ambiance and the experience of watching the sun set into the water from your private deck. Our proximity to two of the world’s best beaches, world class fishing, fantastic boating and award winning golf courses makes us the perfect home base for your Martha's Vineyard escape.

We are pleased to offer first rate amenities that will make your stay on our bucolic Inn a pleasure.

You are guaranteed a table at our award winning restaurants the Beach Plum Inn and Homeport, you can play tennis on one of the first courts built on the vineyard, keep your workouts going at our own fitness center or with morning yoga classes, and take out the bikes to enjoy a boat ride on the bike ferry over to the Aquinnah /Gay Head cliffs.

However you spend your day don't forget to say hello and cool off in the afternoon with a glass of fresh squeezed lemonade and homemade cookies in the lobby. There are plenty of options in the evenings but most of our guests don't go far as you are guaranteed a table at either of our two legendary restaurants, the Beach Plum and Homeport. There's so much to enjoy at Menemsha Inn and Cottages that over seventy percent of our guests are returning friends.

Between our farm to table restaurant, the island's most coveted beach passes, and the delicious cookies and lemonade served every afternoon, there's so much to enjoy at Menemsha Inn and Cottages.

Guest Amenities

  • Walking path to Menemsha Beach (5 min. walk)
  • Drive on or bike on Beach Passes to Chilmark's private beaches
  • Free WiFi
  • Beach towels, chairs, and umbrellas
  • Meeting & Conference facilities
  • Guaranteed dinner reservations at Home Port and Beach Plum Inn Restaurant
  • Continental breakfast included
  • Tennis court
  • Bicyles
  • Kayaks
  • Fully-equipped fitness center
  • Ping-pong table
  • Basketball court
  • Horse shoes
  • Croquet
  • Fresh Baked Cookies and Lemonade served daily in the Lobby
  • Fresh Popcorn
  • Morning yoga*
  • Live ball (a cardio tennis-based game)*

* weekly- in season; ask front desk for class schedule

Gift Shop

Browse our gift shop for your favorite Menemsha apparel - hats, tanks, tees, and sweatshirts! Or take home a lovely mug, cup or board game to remember your vacation in Martha's Vineyard.

Open 7am-7pm