Massachusetts beach, ocean and waterfront resorts to plan a MA vacation
Massachusetts beach and ocean resorts are a great choice for a family vacation
or a romantic weekend getaway
or any trip of any description. The first places that spring to mind are Cape Cod and the islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nanatucket. Several luxury and family-oriented resorts greet vacationers, including the Wequasset Resort and Ocean Edge resorts on Cape Cod; the Winnetu resort on Martha's Vineyard; and the TheWauwinet and White Elephant on Nantucket. Elsewhere, Gloucester and Rockport North of Boston and Hull and Plymouth South of Boston have resorts with luxury spas
, fine dining, water sports and family fun.
Two Luxurious Locations
Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, MA, 02539
World-Class Cape Cod Beaches Await You
The Nantucket Hotel, in downtown Nantucket, is near unique shops and restaurants and an hour from Cape Cod via the high-speed ferry. Enjoy complimentary Children’s Programs; The Nantucket Club fitness and spa facility; heated pools; and shuttle service to nearby beaches and ferries. Offering hotel rooms, 1-3 bedroom suites and cottages, and on-site dining.
Convenient to Cape Cod, Winnetu Oceanside Resort is the only Resort at South Beach, Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard. Stay in a studio, 1-4 bedroom suite or cottage and enjoy complimentary shuttles to Edgartown, heated pools, fitness center, tennis, and yoga. Also available: massages, bike rentals, and ocean-view Lure Grill.
Plan your beach vacation at both the Winnetu Oceanside Resort and The Nantucket Hotel and we’ll transport you door-to-door between the islands.
107 Atlantic Road
Gloucester, MA, 01930
A View With Every Room
Every room has magnificent ocean views so you may have a hard time deciding between the patio or balcony rooms of the Oceanfront House, the unique coastline views of the Seaside House, or treat yourself to a beautiful suite in the historic Stacy House (1899). Let us pamper you with pillow-top beds, oversized outdoor seating, HD satellite TV’s, high speed Wifi, plush bath sheets, Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities, in-room Starbucks’s Coffee, friendly and knowledgeable concierges and more. Make the most of your vacation with Cape Ann’s largest outdoor pool, huge spa, granite fire pit, harbor tours, bicycles, gas grills, movies, billiards, games, books, seaside breakfast, afternoon cookies and so much more – all included.
134 Acapesket Road
East Falmouth, MA, 02536
The ocean calls and Green Harbor answers
This Cape Cod waterfront lodging features comfortable accommodations, modern amenities and lots of activities for the whole family including a private boating beach with ramp and dock, free use of rowboats and paddleboats, heated outdoor pool, barbecue grills all set on a beautiful ocean inlet. Nearby are popular local attractions including Plymouth Rock, the Martha’s Vineyard Ferry, sun- drenched sandy beaches, outstanding golf courses, and just the best Cape Cod fishing. There’s whale watching and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute for some out of the ordinary vacation fun. All waterfront rentals feature a slider to a balcony or patio. Each waterfront guest room is heated and air conditioned with private bath, tub and shower, cable TV, microwave, refrigerator and coffee maker, and free high-speed wireless Internet access.
95 Chase Avenue
Dennisport, MA, 02639
Just a step from your own private beach
Set on the shores of Nantucket Sound in Dennisport are more than 400 feet of beautiful private beach and the perfect setting for a mid-Cape escape. Most of the 76 units at this year round resort - including studios and one & two bedroom suites - feature ocean views, a gas fireplace, and all include an efficiency-sized kitchen and wireless internet service. Guests step from their doorstep to the beach, indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness center and a seven-hole putting green. On site in summer are a bevy of great children’s activities with a wide variety of family activities in the surrounding local area. Name you fun – the ocean, the pool, great shopping, interesting museums, go-karts, ice cream, lobster rolls or golf - it’s all here awaiting your arrival.
One South Street, On the Waterfront
Hyannis, MA, 02601
The quintessential New England Waterfront Inn & Getaway
Enjoy distinctive waterfront lodging on Hyannis Harbor with Classic Cape Cod views. We are located just steps away from island ferries, harbor and sunset cruises, the Cape Cod Train, Main Street and fantastic waterfront restaurants. Our guests enjoy easy access to such area attractions as the Summer theatre, whale watches, golf courses, the Cape Cod National Seashore and more. We look forward to making your visit to Cape Cod a most memorable one. Our team will gladly answer all your questions; make reservations for restaurants, Island Ferries, whale watching and a host of other activities. They will share with you a perfect restaurant for any occasion or the best beach to watch a sunset. In essence, we are here for you.
Anchor In has been awarded a Three Diamond Rating from AAA for the last twenty consecutive years.
696 Shore Road
North Truro, MA, 02652
Waterfront Lodging With Unsurpassed Views of Provincetown Harbor and Cape Cod Bay
Welcome you to the Blue Sea on Cape Cod where you will enjoy the pleasures available in this beachfront setting directly across from the National Seashore and the Dunes. Experience the joy of this resort which offers comfortable and handsomely appointed rooms and efficiencies that are designed to make your seashore living a delight. Amenities include private bath, heat and A/C, cable color TV, coffeemakers, refrigerators and an indoor heated pool and coin-operated laundry on site. Stroll beaches, ride through the dunes or discover the miles of bike trails for pedaling or walking. Provincetown is two miles away. There you can enjoy shops, galleries, summer theater, whale watching, fishing and the best dining on Cape Cod. We are a shuttle bus stop. The bus stop is across the street from our office.
Route 28 on Pleasant Bay
Chatham, MA, 02633
Set on a 27-Acre Waterfront Compound Overlooking Pleasant Bay
Cape Cod’s premier waterfront resort, with five-star luxury accommodations, acclaimed cuisine, championship golf, and pure relaxation in an idyllic waterfront setting. Our accommodations range from cozy weathered cottages to spacious elegant suites. Wequassett sits prominently atop an east-facing rise affording breathtaking views of Pleasant Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Guests and flowers alike thrive in out temperate salty breezes! The landscaped splendor of the resorts’ manicured grounds harmonizes with the natural beauty of our shoreline, marshes and woodlands as unique plantings, water gardens, frog ponds and meandering brick pathways invite exploration.
120 Wauwinet Road
Nantucket, MA, 02584
Historic resort offers highest quality service and amenities
Untouched beauty, breathtaking views, and historic charm have been greeting overnight guests here since 1876. Its stunning location against the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge and private beaches on both the Atlantic Ocean and Nantucket Bay offers warm island hospitality realized in each of 32 uniquely decorated guest rooms and four charming cottages. In room amenities include one-of-a-kind furnishings, plush linens and cotton robes, HD flat-screen televisions, and CD/DVD players. Enjoy revitalizing spa treatments, on site recreational activities, continental breakfast served daily, and port wine and cheese in the library. This entirely non-smoking property also features a business center and gift shop. Enjoy the fresh, local cuisine and award-winning wine cellar at TOPPER'S, named the number one overall restaurant on Nantucket by the Zagat Survey. Recognized worldwide.
31 Dunes Road
Edgartown, MA, 02539
The Only Resort at South Beach, Martha’s Vineyard
The Winnetu Oceanside Resort is the only Resort at South Beach, Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard and features studios, 1-4 bedroom suites and cottages with kitchenettes, and 3-5 bedroom private home rentals. We offer complimentary shuttles to Edgartown; heated pools; a fitness center; tennis; yoga classes; life-size chess; Concierge Services; Children’s Programs; antique fire truck rides; and a private path to South Beach. Also available: massages, bike rentals, and family friendly dining in our ocean-view restaurant, The Dunes – with an outdoor deck and fire pit. Book our Two-Island Adventure Trip. Plan a beach getaway at the Winnetu Oceanside Resort and a stay at our sister property in downtown Nantucket, The Nantucket Hotel. We will transport you door-to-door between the islands and our Resorts.
15 Swain Street
Nantucket, MA, 02554
Nantucket Island resort with all the amenities
Perfectly positioned between Nantucket town and great beaches and private enough for peace and quiet, Brant Point Courtyard has the feel of a hotel and the comforts of a more relaxed vacation style. Fourteen units, including a one bedroom, a one bedroom cottage and a one bedroom two floor townhome come with every amenity you’ll need. Fully stocked kitchen with dishwasher; living room; 1, 11/2, or 2 baths; bath and bed linens; on site free laundry; gas grills; family areas; and a favorite of island visitors; an outdoor shower. Some units may also have hardwood floors, whirlpool tubs, decks, patios, and fireplaces. Shopping, dining, horseback riding, hiking and sightseeing along historic trails and at historic sites offers our visitors the very best in Nantucket charm and adventure.
2907 Main Street (Route 6A)
Brewster, MA, 02631
The sea is calling and this history-rich resort has the answer
This luxurious and historic resort and hotel is located in Brewster, Massachusetts, along the "Cultural Corridor" of Cape Cod with stunning natural beauty and spectacular amenities. Ninety beachside guestrooms and two or three-bedroom villas feature Cape Cod interiors and modern conveniences. The recently renovated Mansion has indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts and the Cape Cod Bike Trail as well as a cardio/weight room and fitness studio, even a spa treatment room. Across the way at the Villages, you can enjoy a Nicklaus designed golf course, eleven tennis courts, four pools, two fitness centers, a basketball court, picnic area and toddler playground. Savor enchanting sunsets and endless walks on the private beach. That’s one magnificent resort, two waterfront sites and views of Cape Cod Bay that take your breath away.
150 Warren Avenue (Rte. 3-A)
Plymouth, MA, 02360
That joyful splash you heard just might be you
This beachfront destination features a scenic walk to Plymouth Long Beach, an unspoiled shoreline within sight of Plymouth Harbor. Sixty-two non smoking rooms offer refrigerator, satellite TV w/free HBO, complimentary continental breakfast and free high-speed internet access. Two bedroom luxury apartments sleep up to four and feature two balconies facing the ocean, pool and Eel River preserve. Amenities include living room/dining area, fully equipped kitchen, master bedroom, a second bedroom and bath. Handicapped-accessible rooms and assistive listening devices are available and children six years and younger stay free. There’s a business center and coffee shop, indoor and outdoor pools and nearby golf, fishing, whale watching, antiquing and endless Cape Cod fun. Plan your wedding, rehearsal dinner, shower or sit down dinner for up to 60.The views are terrific.
45 Hull Shore Drive
Hull, MA, 02045
Stay, Play and Relax Just Steps From the Beach
Situated on a 3-mile stretch of sandy white beach stands the Nantasket Beach Resort, tall, white and brilliant with a sense of New England charm felt from the moment you arrive. Close to Boston, Close to the Cape, Hull is your gateway to historic Plymouth, and to New England's popular tourist attractions and historic sites. Here you can stay and play just steps from the beach - with all the fun, sun, and activity.
Enjoy spectacular sunrises and views of three of Boston's historic lighthouses. Full service amenities include Concierge service, our on-site restaurant, indoor pool, full fitness club, oceanfront conference center, and an array of excellent restaurants and attractions within walking distance, scattered among eclectic shops and boutiques. Enjoy the New England beach and waterfronts views just minutes from Boston.
50 Easton Street
Nantucket, MA, 02554
An island landmark featuring magnificent harbor views.
Harborside implies a world away, an idyll, sandy beaches, an ocean nearby perhaps. All apply here. Minutes from historic Nantucket Town and surrounded by stunning harbor views, the White Elephant brings unique character, exceptional service and in room amenities to 66 sophisticated and refurbished guest rooms, one bedroom suites and 1,2,and 3 bedroom garden cottages - many with fireplaces - and one spectacular downtown loft. All with soft furnishings and fine linens. There is Wi-Fi, and beach and ferry shuttles, an exercise room, and the Nantucket Spa with body treatments to refresh and revitalize. Dining morning til night at the Island’s premier restaurant, the Brant Point Grill or al fresco dining on the Harborview Terrace says it all. You’ve arrived at a very special destination. Harborside.
Several Wonderful Locations
Nantucket, MA, 02554
The views alone are worth an award!
Nantucket Island Resorts welcomes you to this unforgettable island by providing the best Nantucket has to offer: stunning locations and accommodations, unparalleled service, gracious amenities, award-winning dining and a hundred activities.
We are a collection of premier hotels and a marina on Nantucket, including The Wauwinet, White Elephant, White Elephant Village | Residences & Inn, Jared Coffin House, The Cottages & Lofts at the Boat Basin, and Nantucket Boat Basin. Each property offers a unique appeal for vacations, corporate retreats, beach and waterfront vacations and weddings. We provide customized service to meet your every need.
Excellent air and ferry service to and from the island make it easy to get from Hyannis or Boston’s Logan Airport in just an hour or less. In season, you can fly from New York, Westchester, Newark, Washington DC, Providence and Philadelphia either directly or through Boston.
1 Lighthouse Inn Road
West Dennis, MA, 02670
Refreshing Ocean Breezes to Rejuvenate Your Spirit
Picturesquely situated along the shoreline of Nantucket Sound, The Lighthouse Inn provides complete seclusion and relaxation with the convenience of a location central to all points of interest. An oceanfront, country inn complex located on nine secluded acres, we offer a wide selection of accommodations in cottages with fireplaces, Cape-style houses with guest rooms, individual suites, and rooms in the Main House. Enjoy our private sandy beach, outdoor heated pool and tennis. Stroll along a mile of sandy beach at the adjacent West Dennis Beach. However long your stay, you will find a friendly, caring staff to help make your visit memorable. For your next vacation, experience the rejuvenating spirit of the ocean at The Lighthouse Inn.
543 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA, 02657
At the center of Provincetown fun
At Surfside Hotel & Suites, the ever-rolling sound of waves will rock you to sleep. We're located along tranquil Cape Cod Bay, so close to the shore the patios overlook the beach. Swim, sunbathe, fish, or just unwind on our private stretch of coastline. Or lounge by our heated outdoor saltwater pool, with a cool drink served to you poolside from our Lighthouse Bar. Stroll Commercial Street, the quaint resort town's main thoroughfare, and stop in one of the many great restaurants for a lobster dinner. In the evening relax by the firepit on the sky-lit patio. Or head to one of the Provincetown nightclubs and dance the night away. And for a bit of ocean adventure, make a whale watch cruise part of your vacation.