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Martha's Vineyard Surfside Motel

7 Oak Bluffs Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Ranked #8 of 15 Oak Bluffs B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
susaninstlouis2014 Saint Louis, Missouri
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saint Louis, Missouri
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and son and I stayed at the Surfside Motel last week. It was clean and very pretty. My son is 6'3 and he slept on the sofa bed which was big enough and very comfortable. It is pet friendly but we did not stay there because of that. We saw numerous dog who were all very well behaved... More

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Yonkers, NY
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for a short 3 night getaway last year. We have been visiting the Vineyard for more than 30 years and have run the gamut from renting houses to staying at a variety of inns and hotels. As this was just a short spur of the moment trip we decided to look for the best... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Surfside last month with our dog. We chose the Surfside because it is pet friendly and the location- within walking distance to our Oak Bluffs haunts (Nancy's, Giordano's, Circuit Ave, carousel, etc.). The staff were all very friendly and courteous at check-in and throughout our stay. They had a "Welcome Bag" for our... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We've stayed here two years in a row with our lab. The rooms are clean and staff friendly. You cannot beat the location in downtown Oak Bluffs and walking distance to the beach and ferry. We can't wait till next year!

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed for Memorial Day weekend getaway. Was looking for something conveniently located and Surfside fit that perfectly. Although it took me a phone call to find it. My GPS had it located one street from where it is. Once there check in was a breeze. If you have a vehicle the parking is sparse. That was ok I was on... More

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Middleboro, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I have always enjoyed my stay at Surfside until our last visit. My wife and I stayed one night over Memorial Day weekend. After a busy Sunday, enjoying the island, my wife and I checked into the room. The first thing we noticed were a pair of men's dirty underwear on the floor next to the bed. We called the... More

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Fredericksburg, Va
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Off season stay - great value, location, able to bring my little dog, friendly personal and had everything I needed - wifi and coffee/tea all day to top the place off! Great stay - would come back for sure!

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Portland, Maine
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

My husband and I have been returning to the Surfside for fifteen years, each time we visit the Vineyard, and we love this motel. It's clean and well-maintained, the rooms are nice, the beds are comfortable; it's just a nice place to stay. And it's in a great location - right near the water in Oak Bluffs. The owners are... More

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Cape Cod, MA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed for a weekend and enjoyed our time. We went once the low season started. The price was reasonable compared to what they want during the summer. September is still a great time to visit MV. The location of the motel is perfect. The Island Queen, Steamship Authority and other ferries are all with in walking... More

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New York City, New York
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97 reviews 97 reviews
34 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We had a great stay over this past July 4th. MV Surfside far surpasses “motel” expectations. It is clear that the owner & staff take great pride in their property – everyone was constantly in motion whether helping guests or fixing something. There is also a lovely garden / courtyard. This is the friendliest & best maintained motel! We love... More

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Address: 7 Oak Bluffs Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Martha's Vineyard > Oak Bluffs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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As a Pet Friendly and family owned and run motel we invite well behaved pets to vacation with their owners and enjoy our special pet amenities while you enjoy our air-conditioning, private phones, cable color TV, refrigerators in every room (Jacuzzis and microwaves in select rooms and suites), beautiful gardens, and exceptionally friendly staff. Rooms are available with a queen-size bed, two queens, two twins or a handicap accessible room. Two room suites have a queen-size bed in the bedroom and queen-size pull out sofa in the adjoining living room. ... more   less 
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