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Lone Tree, Colorado
Reviewed 9 August 2015

The Dockside Inn has the "WOW" factor !! Great people , Great location , Great product !!! Attention to detail on every level !! Martha's Vineyard is a great place to visit with family and friends with shops and easy beach access.

Thank John Z
Reviewed 8 August 2015

There were many good things about our stay at the Dockside Inn. Loved the location in the heart of the town and convenient to everything. They provided a room filled with treats all day. This included granola bars. Popcorn. Ice cream , baked cookies and much more. We especially loved the shed where you had free access to beach chairs,...

Thank Babycook
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 August 2015

The Dockside was a perfect host for our stay on the Vineyard. Very nice small, hotel with all the amenities you could wish for on a beach vacations. Walk out the front door to a beautiful harbor & down the pier to view yachts from around the globe. Oak Bluffs is a really fun beach town with plenty of options...

Thank jonathan r
Tewksbury, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Very comfortable and relaxing place to stay. Near everything beach,restaurants,night life,public transportation.great place for kids also with there hot tub and snack room. you can grab beach chairs a cooler an umbrella and head to the beach or just sit in a rocking chair on the porch and relax

Thank Harry C
Caleb_Caldwell, Owner at The Dockside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you! You hit it right on the head. Comfortable, relaxing, near everything, great place for kids, hot tub, snack room, beach chair, coolers, umbrellas, rocking chairs. Glad you had a good time!

Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Best place!! Everyone was so friendly from the staff to the owner. The rooms were neat and very clean. They have an outside shower and a "snack" room, which was stocked with coffee, tea, granola bars, popcorn,waters, oatmeal, muffins and ice creams.. all complimentary! It's a short walk from the ferry and is located right there where the shops, bars...

Thank LyndaM1
Needham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 July 2015

You can't get a better location than the Dockside Inn, right by the dock where all the ferries come in. It's just an adorable, quaint inn. You can leave your bags in a room off the lobby if your room isn't ready or if you've checked out but you want to stay on the island for a while without lugging...

Thank JaneRph
Manhattan Beach, California
Reviewed 28 July 2015

During our annual trip to Oak Bluffs, my wife and I decided to stay at the Dockside Inn. Let me start off by saying, it was the best stay we have ever had (anywhere). John and his staff are amazing. They knew everything about the Town of Oak Bluffs! They know the best coffee places, best seafood joints, best bars,...

Thank Joseph C
Caleb_Caldwell, Owner at The Dockside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you! We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you found John, our co-owner and resident concierge extraordinaire, to be so accommodating. We really do try and cater to every guest, answering any and every question, making our best recommendations, and providing as many amenities as we can think of (sadly, we don't have room for a...

West Freehold, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 25 July 2015

So happy to return to the Dockside Inn, and it has only gotten better (if that's even possible). So many amenities: breakfast items, snacks in the afternoon, coffee from 7 a.m.-10 p.m. (We also had a Keurig in Rooom 35), beach supplies like boogie boards, beach chairs and towels, umbrellas, ice chests and ice, and a generous supply of Rusk...

Thank RSF0801
Hanover, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This was our 2nd visit to The Dockside and we loved it. The staff is very friendly, the rooms are clean and the location is extremely convenient. There is a room with complimentary snacks, water, ice cream, oatmeal, etc and they have a beach room with towels, coolers, chairs, etc. for you to borrow. We will definitely return!

Thank Julie P
Greenville, SC
Reviewed 20 July 2015

From the moment we saw the Dockside Inn as we arrived on the Hy-Line Ferry, to the time we left, we completely enjoyed our stay. Can't beat the convenient location and the staff went out of their way to make to answer any questions we asked. Great recommendations for things to do and places to eat. We already miss the...

Thank CTBamaFan

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Get Away & Play. The Dockside Inn is Oak Bluffs hospitality & elegance at its best - built in 1989, the hotel has the conveniences of a new modern facility including 22 regular guest rooms. All rooms have Queen beds - some with two. All feature air conditioning, cable TV, in-room refrigerators, and free WiFi. All rooms are comfortably furnished for your vacation. Our location on the Oak Bluffs Harbor is just steps from restaurants, boutiques, beaches, boating, ferries, buses and so much more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dockside Inn

Address: 9 Circuit Ave Extension, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Martha's Vineyard > Oak Bluffs
Price Range: €91 - €207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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The Dockside Hotel Oak Bluffs
The Dockside Inn Oak Bluffs, MA - Martha's Vineyard
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“2nd floor front side- nice views of harbor.”
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“All the rooms are good.”
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“Suite 34 best views”
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“Get a harbor view!”
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“My room was on the second floor at the back and was quiet; no water view, but breezy. Comfortable chairs on deck.”
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