We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: On Telegraph Hill, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
Phone Number: 5086274441
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 24 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Lighthouse locked, views good.

Nice to enjoy the views and see the outside of the lighthouse this time of year. East Chop is a great biking road away from traffic and closed to vehicles due to repair right now... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
Candace M
,
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Add Photo Write a Review

24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Nice to enjoy the views and see the outside of the lighthouse this time of year. East Chop is a great biking road away from traffic and closed to vehicles due to repair right now so bicyclists have it alone right now.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
178 reviews 178 reviews
54 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The road it's located on is one way during season so it's really nice to walk or bike on. It's a traditional NE Lighthouse set up a bit from the ocean. There is no romantic oceanside setting among rocks or anything but fun to visit. The homes in the area add to the experience and it's a must see if... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Florida
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
7 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

A must see for the tourist. A beautiful sight and easy to get to. While there, it's fun to drive around the area to see the scenery and beautiful homes on the water.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
norwood mass
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Ok heard from other lighthouse this is open tonight. Drove there sign says open 7p. Ok went to Ocean View for a few hours, ate and waited, drove back and see another family from Gay Head Lighthouse waiting also. After 7p no one showed up. Sign said Sun. 7p, no one came....disappointed. Drove to West Chop next day sold to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Evanston, Illinois
Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
103 attraction reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Staying in the Lagoon area of Oak Bluffs, the bike trip from our cottage to the Lighthouse and then into downtown Oak Bluffs was about a 2.5 - 3 mile ride which was fairly easy going (though a bit of uphill riding). After leaving the main road and heading toward East Chop, the road opened up to beautiful views of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Short, picturesque bike ride along the ocean from Oak Bluffs to East Chop lighthouse. Fabulous ocean views and beautiful architecture.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
376 reviews 376 reviews
50 attraction reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Whether walking on East Chop or driving by, there is a wonderful lookout point at the East Chop lighthouse . It is a treat to see such a traditional New England lighthouse -- but the view of the Sound is also wonderful- Definitely worth the stop!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
East Greenwich, Rhode Island
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Since I love to walk, I decided to follow the road out of Oak Bluffs ..what a beautiful walk along the water with some pretty impressive houses along the way...The lighthouse itself is picturesque and the view is gorgeous. I sat on one of the benches for a while and just enjoyed the peace and quiet and the view...it was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wilmington, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We walked from Oak Bluffs and though we went the wrong way, when we rounded a corner and there it was! Wish we had been there when it was open, but still worth the walk (a mile or so...)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hollywood, Florida
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013 via mobile

I hadn't known that I would see this light house when I came around the corner I was surprised! Its well cap and has a nice little sign and it's a great spot for a picture. Continue your walk and it will loop you're around come around the hood and then back around sunset late. Then follow it through rina... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed East Chop Light also viewed

Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
 
Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard
 

Been to East Chop Light? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from East Chop Light staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?