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Tisbury Vacation Rentals

Tisbury Travel Guide

Ah, wonderful Martha’s Vineyard -- the place everyone dreams of visiting, but isn't quite sure what to expect. Martha’s Vineyard is a smaller island just south of Cape Cod in the state of Massachusetts. This island is mostly known as a summer vacation place and it is only accessible by boat or by air. Tisbury is a town located on Martha’s Vineyard and it hosts multiple gems such as Vineyard Haven and West Tisbury. Interestingly, this small town was settled and incorporated in 1671 and it has been a popular destination ever since the mid 1800s. Historically the town’s main economic export has been the fishing and shipping industries, but ever since the turn of the century, tourism has also become a very important part of the town's identity and economic success.

Things to Do in Tisbury

Tisbury is a gorgeous place to visit and it boasts many activities for visitors. This is a historical island with much to see. There are marvelous, gingerbread houses on the shores, beautiful shores where people can relax and recharge, cafes where you can enjoy a delicious coffee overlooking the harbor, and much more. Of course, Tisbury - and Martha’s Vineyard - is famous for the breathtaking sceneries. Visit Lambert Cove which is a classicly rugged, northeastern-style beach. At Lambert Cove, you can find a beautiful, long white sandy beach, tall seaside grasses, and wooden beach paths leading to paradise. It’s a wonderful place for families and friends as well to visit and spend quality time. Furthermore, if you do not mind getting to the south shore of the island, make sure to visit Long Point Beach where an even nicer beach awaits visitors. The water is a little deeper here so there are fewer children, but the waves wash out beautiful shells and you have a good chance to see some marine life here. The island offers much more than beaches, so if you like exploring and outdoor activities, visit Polly Hill Arboretum. This is a peaceful garden which features local and native plants and trees -- and when the plants are blooming, the area becomes magical. There are plant sales on Memorial Day and many long weekends. Moreover, to explore even more of the island’s beauty visit Cedar Tree Neck which is a sanctuary where everyone can find peace and quiet. This area offers long hiking trails and lovely views. Tisbury is a beautiful town to visit so do not hesitate to spend some great time here.

Best Places to Stay in Tisbury

The best areas in Tisbury to stay at include West Chop and Vineyard Haven. These are excellent places that have restaurants, cafes, and golf clubs all within walking distance. If you are looking for a great vacation home you can find plenty of amazing vacation home rentals in Tisbury. Most of these vacation homes feature full kitchens and large living rooms that make for the perfect getaway. If you need a big vacation home because you are traveling with a large group of friends, plenty of homes offer more than enough space. Also, if you would love to have a vacation home which overlooks the sea, just browse our listings to find the best vacation home for your needs.

Best Time to Visit Tisbury

Tisbury has tons of seasonal activities so if you are planning to spend a vacation here make sure to visit during the summer. The best weather is from June until September and this is when the island is most popular. The average temperature is 69 degrees in these months, but in July it can peak at 79 degrees. However, if you plan to visit Martha’s Vineyard during winter season to explore the beauty and the wonders of Massachusetts then visit in December when the average temperature is 40 degrees. After Christmas, the temperature drops significantly and it often hits 20 degrees in January and February.

Price and Availability in Tisbury

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Tisbury is in August, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Tisbury is in the high season in August. Tisbury has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Tisbury tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Thursday. Vacation homes in Tisbury tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.

The Weather in Tisbury

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Tisbury. The hottest month in Tisbury is May, when temperatures peak at 92 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 1 ˚F. The wettest month in Tisbury is November with 9.01 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 1.25 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Tisbury

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. We have 663 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Tisbury ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Tisbury can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $3 per night. On average, a place to stay in Tisbury will cost you $510 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Tisbury, then you can choose from over 367 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 38 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 9 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Tisbury by car, be sure to choose from 357 accommodations that provide parking. 14 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 85 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Tisbury AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 5 providers, including 238 places to stay from Airbnb, 63 accommodations from VRBO and 63 places to stay from Homeaway.

394 of our places to stay in Tisbury have been rated by previous guests. They rated 71% as excellent or good. 135 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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