Massachusetts beach, mountain, lake resorts create luxury getaways

Massachusetts resorts can be found from the Berkshire Mountains to the west and along the waterfront north and south of Boston (in Gloucester, Plymouth, Hull) and on Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Resorts offer luxuries and activities for families with children, romantic getaways, and sports enthusiasts. Among the fine offerings at MA resorts are luxury guest rooms, spas, golf, snow sports, water sports, and white-glove service.
Barn & Silo - Briar Barn Inn - Rowley, MA - Photo Credit Kim Crawford
Briar Barn Inn

101 Main Street Rowley, MA, 01969 Phone: 978-653-5323

Oasis of peace in a country setting, this chic inn dedicated to guests’ total comfort

Winding paths through landscaped gardens, chic suites with gas fireplaces and luxurious linens, a farm-to-table restaurant in a post-and-beam barn, a spacious courtyard with a fire pit: If that sounds like a heavenly vacation, that’s exactly what the Briar Barn Inn offers. The inn, just 30 miles from Boston, has the feel of an expansive country retreat, with 30 guest suites that provide the ultimate in comfort and convenience, with custom furnishings, fine linens and individual antiques and original artwork chosen to reflect the vibrant Essex County creative community. Across from the town common in historic Rowley, the inn is an oasis of peace, with a staff dedicated to ensuring your stay is both relaxing and memorable.
Backyard View - Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club - Brewster, MA
Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club

2907 Main Street (Route 6A) Brewster, MA, 02631 Phone: 508-896-9000 Toll-Free: 800-343-6074

Stay in a mansion, swim off a private beach, golf on a spectacular course at this seaside resort

At the majestic Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club, they say it’s not what you do on your vacation: It’s how to do all of it. The AAA Four-Diamond resort offers it guests everything from a remarkable golf course to a relaxing spa. Everything in between includes tennis and pickle ball courts; a private beach for swimming, kayaking and paddle boarding; rental bikes and easy access to the beautiful Cape Cod Rail Trail; live music; five sparkling pools; fitness centers; and lawn games. That’s on top of luxurious lodgings in the historic Mansion or in spacious villas and dining on fresh, creative cuisine on an ocean terrace, friendly pub, golf course pavilion, beach bar or under a tent on the front lawn.
Outdoor Pool & Jacuzzi - Cove at Yarmouth - West Yarmouth, MA
Cove at Yarmouth

183 Main Street West Yarmouth, MA, 02673 Phone: 508-771-3666 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Cape Cod beckons you to the Cove!

Settle into the Cove at Yarmouth, the largest year-round resort on Cape Cod. 229 spacious suites and townhouses each featuring living room, master bath, wet bar, refrigerator, appliances, two LCD TVs, stereo and DVD. Two pools and a fully equipped fitness facility and spa will keep you active. Washers/dryers and nearby dry cleaner and convenience store will keep you supplied and looking your best. There’s racquetball, volleyball, indoor and outdoor tennis and a children's play area. Dine by candlelight on-site and enjoy exceptional Italian Cuisine, specialty dishes and family priced meals. The Cove is near great Cape beaches, golf, sailing, fishing, biking and shopping. Take a day tip to Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. Sail into the Cove, your harbor for exceptional vacation fun.
Suite Living Room - Beachside Village Resort - Falmouth, MA
Beachside Village

45 Surf Drive Falmouth, MA, 02540 Phone: 508-548-3975 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Experience all the Cape has to offer from this beachside resort

With extraordinary views of Martha’s Vineyard across Falmouth Harbor, the Beachside Village Resort is the ideal way to enjoy all that Cape Cod has to offer. The resort itself is directly across the road from a soft sandy beach, with rolling lawns and a heated seasonal outdoor pool. One- and two-bedroom units and studios come with kitchenettes, fireplaces, patios or balconies and room to stretch out (and, in some cases, enjoy ocean views). A mile away is the charming seaside village of Falmouth, with great restaurants, a variety of intriguing shops, museums and historic houses. Beautiful bike trails are less than half a mile from the resort, and it’s a short drive to ferries that will take you to the islands.
Aerial View - Winnetu Oceanside Resort - Edgartown, MA
Winnetu Oceanside Resort

At South Beach on Martha's Vineyard -- 31 Dunes Road Edgartown, MA, 02539 Phone: 508-310-1733 Toll-Free: 866-335-1133

South Beach, Martha’s Vineyard Resort – Close to Cape Cod

The Winnetu Oceanside Resort was recently named US News & World Report’s “Best Hotel on Martha’s Vineyard.” Our award-winning Massachusetts resort is situated at South Beach, Edgartown and is a quick 35-minute ferry ride off the coast of Cape Cod. Offering studios; 1-4 bedroom suites; cottages; and 3-5 bedroom private home rentals. Enjoy complimentary shuttles to Edgartown, new heated pools and hot tub, Children’s Programs, tennis, yoga, fitness center, Concierge Services, life-size outdoor chess, life-size outdoor chess & more. Dine at our family friendly restaurant – The Dunes – and enjoy the Outdoor Terrace and fire pits and South Beach views.
Book our Two-Island Adventure Trip: Stay at the Winnetu and our sister Resort on Nantucket, The Nantucket Hotel, and we’ll deliver you door-to-door between the islands and our Resorts.
Yard Flagpole New 2019 - Cape Winds Resort - Hyannis, MA
Cape Winds Resorts

657 West Main Street Hyannis, MA, 02601 Phone: 508-778-4949 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Relax by the sea in comfort and style!

Find great comfort and value is a resort vacation. One and two bedroom units for up to six guests with king or queen-size bed, living and dining areas, fully equipped kitchens, 1.5 -2 baths and complimentary Wi-Fi. Patios or decks overlook the courtyard green in every unit. Several units have two levels with a spiral staircase leading to the living and dining areas. Enjoy the fitness center and clubhouse with fireplace, heated indoor pool and whirlpool spa, picnic area, volleyball, horseshoes, and shuffleboard. Nearby is Craigsville Beach while a short drive brings you to Nauset with one of America’s Top Ten beaches. Hyannis is brimming with great shops, waterside eateries, the Cape Cod Melody Tent and the JFK Museum, fishing trips and day cruises to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.
Rachel Serving Drinks - The Nantucket Hotel & Resort - Nantucket, MA
The Nantucket Hotel & Resort

77 Easton Street Nantucket, MA, 02554 Phone: 508-228-4747 Toll-Free: 866-807-6011

Make some history at this island resort that combines relaxation, luxury, and excellent service

Lovingly restored on Nantucket, an island that treasures history, the Nantucket Hotel + Resort offers guests luxurious relaxation, exceptional service, and a full menu of vacation activities. Hotel rooms, suites and private cottages come equipped with today’s modern amenities - together with the historic charms of a bygone era. Our complimentary, signature fitness and spa facility, The Nantucket Club features a state-of-the-art gymnasium, yoga and fitness classes, relaxing saunas, and the option to enjoy a massage on-site. Two outdoor heated pools (one for adults only) and a hot tub will keep you and your family busy, and we also offer special day and evening Kids’ Club activity programs for your children, which allow you to enjoy some adult time at the Resort or in town. Bike around the island, take our complimentary shuttle (in-season) to some of Nantucket’s finest beaches, stroll through downtown shops, go on a harbor cruise, play tennis, rent a kayak or visit a whaling museum.
Exterior View - Mirbeau Inn & Spa - Plymouth, MA
Mirbeau Inn & Spa Plymouth

35 Landmark Drive Plymouth, MA, 02360 Phone: 508-209-2626 Toll-Free: 877-647-2328

Much-honored inn and spa at the heart of this world-class resort

It’s no wonder Conde Nast has called the Mirbeau Inn & Spa the Top Resort in New England. Casual, elegant dining is a delight at The Bistro & Wine Bar, and the inn’s surroundings make you feel you have walked onto a countryside estate in France, complete with a Monet-inspired pond and garden. The 50 spacious rooms and suites feature fireplaces, Frette linens and soaking tubs in roomy baths. Spa Mirbeau offers luxurious, relaxing facial, body and massage treatments in its warm, welcoming world-class treatment rooms with fireplaces and private sound systems. The inn, in the lovely Pinehills Village, is next to two championship golf courses and a short drive to historic Plymouth, boating, museums and shopping.
Mirbeau accolades include Forbes Travel Guide recognition, AAA Four Diamonds and Conde Nast Top 20 Resorts in New England and Top 100 Hotels and Resorts in the World.
Water Park Aerial View 500x250 - Cape Codder Resort & Spa - Hyannis, MA
Cape Codder Resort & Spa

1225 Iyannough Road Hyannis, MA, 02601 Phone: 855-861-4370

This Cape resort has what every vacationer wants: plenty of ways to have fun – and to relax

There’s something fun to do around every corner at the Cape Codder Resort & Spa. A 30,000-square-foot indoor/outdoor water area includes water slides, water falls, rapids, a wave pool with 2-foot waves, an outdoor heated pool and a kiddie area with dumping buckets and water cannons. In the courtyard, there’s basketball, pickleball, movies under the stars and a fire pit for s’mores. You want to relax? The resort has plenty of places to do that, too, from its comfortable rooms, suites and residences to lounging in the courtyard sun or by the pool, strolling in the gardens or enjoying a massage in the Beach Plum Spa. Two restaurants offer casual dining at its best, and the Cape’s beaches and attractions are close by.

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Ponds at Foxhollow Exterior Lenox MA
Ponds at Foxhollow

Route 7 Lenox, MA, 01240 Phone: 413-637-1469

Relax, rejuvenate, reconnect when you unwind at this beautiful mountain resort

Relaxation, rejuvenation and recreation are all part of the package when you stay at the luxurious Ponds at Foxhollow, a scenic resort perched among the pines of the magnificent Berkshire Mountains. Your one- or two-bedroom condo unit will have a hot tub and full kitchen as well as a deck overlooking a meandering pond. You’ll be able to chill out in the indoor and outdoor pools, exercise room, fireplaced library, hot tub or on the pond with a canoe or rowboat. Play basketball or tennis, barbecue on a grill or plan a trip into a neighboring town for fun and fine dining, great shopping, a concert at Tanglewood, a visit to the Norman Rockwell Museum or Edith Wharton’s The Mount.