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The 1720 House

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152 Main Street, Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Easton, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lucinda, the manager, is the sweetest woman. She is extremely friendly and kindhearted and offered information about the area and showed a sincere interest In making sure our stay was enjoyable. Abby, the owner, is the coldest woman. She is extremely unfriendly and was easily annoyed by guests in her home and by sweet Lucinda. She would hardly acknowledge us... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4th of July wknd. at the 1720. We stayed in room "Americana". Upon arriving we ere relieved to see that the colonial home was as beautiful as it's pictures we've viewed online. -The warm decor and clean/tidy premises create a nice energy and made for a very comfy stay. -Breakfast was adequate. -Perfect Location-Only a couple blocks from... More 

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Edgartown, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a really difficult time booking a room as the contact person was very hard to communicate with. No one was there when we arrived, so we waited up to let someone know we were there and finally the manager came in drunk. Kind of a strange group of people staying there too.

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This couple arrived late in the evening. They called the manager after they were in the room to tell her they had arrived....nervous that front door ws not locked. We don't lock our doors .... They complained that other guests were 'strange " our other guest were a lovely, elegant Indian family. I suspect racism is at play here More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I had an amazing experience staying at this place! Perfect location, very well maintained house - very clean and organized! felt fully relaxed and rejuvenated. House owner and manager were very hospitable and took very good care of their guests. I travelled with my elderly parents - so as an additional gesture, House Owner accommodated us by allowing to use... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Lovely property walking distance from ferry and shops in town including movie theater. Of the 7 MV towns, this town has it all. Not alot of noise, low key, small beach, dining, bicycle rental shop. 1720 House is neat, has air conditioning in rooms with some private or shared bathrooms. Beautiful large tree to take a nap under. Innkeeper is... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

A rare find in the hospitality world....owners and staff who really care about their guests. The weather was awful , cold and rainy and we were on island for business. We were greeted warmly , given hot teas and cheese and fruit and hot toast. The room was warm, cozy and comfortable We felt well taken care of. Interesting conversation.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Our family of four enjoyed our stay at the 1720 House. It is very conveniently located for the ferry, shops and restaurants, yet set back from the street just out of town so delightfully quiet. Charming, clean and reasonably priced. What more could you ask for?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I had the pleasure staying at the 1720 house this past week. The garden room with an en-suite bathroom; was not only delightful but cozy and homey. for any traveler who's trying to stay away from the Inns & hotels outrageous prices in MV. I would suggest the 1720 house; with a quaint environment and clean atmosphere; thank you!! housekeepers:... More 

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Philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Husband Bob and I just loved the 1720 House. Charming, cozy, warm and homey are all words we'd use to describe Abby's lovely B&B. She was such fun to meet and chat with; and a most accommodating hostess. We had the Yellow Room, with a great king-size bed and a nice view of the peaceful yard. Nice that the house... More 

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Falls Village, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Shot in the dark reservation at the 1720 House for short getaway for our 19 wedding anniversary. It turned out to be the warmest and most intimate of B&B's we have stayed in both in the states and abroad. Nothing fancy for sure but just right for a relaxing sojourn away for a short trip. For sure would rebook when... More 

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