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Address: between steamship dock and state beach, off Sea View Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA

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Oak Bluffs Mass

Nice in shoulder season. Water just warm enough for wading. Bruised my ankle: staff at MV hospital very professional. Great burgers at Fat Ronnies. Each cooked to order.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Cape Cod
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

It's a nice, little beach - perfect place to visit for a couple of hours if you're on a day trip or staying in a nearby hotel. We enjoy going there every year. Close to restaurants and shops, and easy to access.

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N.Calif
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Nice in shoulder season. Water just warm enough for wading. Bruised my ankle: staff at MV hospital very professional. Great burgers at Fat Ronnies. Each cooked to order.

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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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405 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Without heading out to State Beach, there is a very nice beach close to the center of town that has great views of the sound and is very pleasant to swim in. We enjoy taking a cup of coffee down there and experience the sun rising in the morning....cool breezes and beautiful views of the seashore.

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Whitman, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Loved touring the gingerbread houses in Oak Bluff. They were so pretty. We also loved eating at Coop de Ville.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great beach if you are walking through Oak Bluffs. Locals use this beach as well, there are bathrooms with showers at one end near the fishing pier and Steamship authority.

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

It was a chilly day but beautiful day to walk our dog in a stunning place. We watched the ferry come in and the fishing boats go out near sunset. Fall is wonderful on the Vineyard.

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Sundsvall, Sverige
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Nice free beach. Close to our hotel and close to Oak Bluff Town. No problem to take a stroller with you.

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Located ideally next to tourist area and hotels. Calm waters and not very deep. I walked out about 100 yards before the water got deep. The sand is rocky but filled with shells which would be great for kids. No alcohol allowed signs are for the most part ignored on the beaches around the island which is great for grown... More 

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Concord, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Enough beach for everyone, but maybe not quite enough parking ;-) easy to find a fairly quiet spot, plenty of sand to spread yourself out. If the wind is too much on the ocean side, try the pond across the road.

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Storrs, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

Not sure I would make a special trip to go to the Oak Bluffs beach but if you are staying nearby it is quite nice. It is not as deep as south beach and the waves are not as big but it is also a little warmer.

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Address: between steamship dock and state beach, off Sea View Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs

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