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Vacation Rentals in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts

Rene Syler heads to Martha's Vineyard, the exclusive island off the coast of Cape Cod, to help best friends Bethany and Jess find a week-long retreat for their bachelorette getaway. With a budget of $7,000, the pair hopes to find the perfect vacation rental home.
Martha's Vineyard is Massachusetts' exclusive, yet accessible island resort. Located just eight miles off the Cape Cod peninsula, this luxurious land is nearby to its sister island, Nantucket.

'The Vineyard,' as the locals call it, is known for being a summer playground for celebrities and a hotspot for presidential vacations. Aside from the glitz and glamorous clientele, the island has remained a laidback space, filled with quaint New England villages that burst with charm and character.

The island boasts some of the most beautiful and unique sandy spots in the world. Visitors can find places like Aquinnah Beach, which have picturesque cliffs that run along the shoreline.

Best friends Jess and Bethany are headed to the island for a girl's retreat with five of their closest friends.

"We are going to Martha's Vineyard to plan a week-long bachelorette getaway for Jess' bachelorette party," said Bethany.

For this pre-nuptial bash, the ladies are looking at a budget of $1,000 per person, totaling $7,000 for the week.

The perfect Sweet Retreat would have the following criteria:

  • Sleeps seven comfortably
  • Nice kitchen
  • Great outdoor space
  • Close to downtown and the beach
Rene is ready to show the ladies three properties on the east end of the island -- one in Oak Bluffs, one in Vineyard Haven, and the last one in Edgartown.

Vineyard Victorian: This six-bedroom, three-bathroom gingerbread style house sits at 2,500 square feet. Located in the heart of Oak Bluffs, the colorful Victorian is walking distance from the ferry and the shops downtown. With a wraparound porch, and the beach just blocks away, it's easy to get wrapped up in the moment. Priced at $5,000 for a week, the ladies love the under budget price tag! But will the unusual layout prevent them from choosing this property? For more information on this property visit weneedavacation.com.

Bluffs Beach House: With four-bedrooms and four-and-a-half-bathrooms, this 5,500 square foot gem in Vineyard Haven leaves the ladies speechless! The house has a grand presence, with ceilings that are two stories high, and a living room that looks off to the ocean. Despite its breathtaking interior, the surprise outside is what really steals the show! With a private beach and a price tag of $7,000 for the week, the ladies are in love! But will the distance from town be a deterring factor? For more information on this property visit pointbrealty.com.

Park Cottage House: This fully renovated 1925 craftsman style house is located in the heart of Edgartown. With four bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms, the open layout and inviting space screams girl's gathering! Housing it's very own media room and a private pool out back, the ladies can picture their vacation already! But with a whopping price tag of $12,000 for a week in season, and $8,000 in the offseason, will this budget-buster blow their wallets away? For more information on this property visit sandpiperrental.com.

For more information on Martha's Vineyard visit www.mvy.com.

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Vineyard Victorian for Rent in the Marthas Vineyard
Vineyard Victorian for Rent in the Martha's Vineyard
Best friends Bethany and Jess are in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts searching for the perfect week-long retreat for a bachelorette getaway! Before Jess walks down the aisle, the ladies hope to find a property that promotes fun, bonding, and shopping! Rene Syler shows them a colorful Victorian home located in the heart of Oak Bluffs.
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Bluffs Beach House for Rent in Marthas Vineyard
Bluffs Beach House for Rent in Martha's Vineyard
Bethany and Jess are in Martha's Vineyard where they want to host a week-long bachelorette party with five of their friends. So far they have seen a charming six-bedroom Victorian cottage in the heart of downtown Oak Bluffs. Next, the girls head to Vineyard Haven, where they tour a house that leaves them at a loss for words.
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Park Cottage House for Rent in Marthas Vineyard
Park Cottage House for Rent in Martha's Vineyard
Bride-to-be Jess and her maid-of-honor Bethany are looking for a retreat for a wee-klong bachelorette soiree in Martha's Vineyard. So far they toured two beautiful homes on the island. The last house they tour is a beauty in Edgartown.
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Check out three vacation rental properties in Martha's Vineyard.
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