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South Beach

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Address: Katama Road, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Fee: No

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Wish I had more time

There on a vacation and loved it. Never enough time. Clean, inviting, peaceful. Hope to be back soon.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
anthonyveloso
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Leicester, Massachusetts
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Leicester, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There on a vacation and loved it. Never enough time. Clean, inviting, peaceful. Hope to be back soon.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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62 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great beach, saw a woman walking with toilet paper stuck to her butt, don't sit on your nest if you're wet haha. Then a sea gull came down and stole my backdoor donut left overs right out of my hand. The kids had fun body surfing, I got really tan so I would have to say this is a great... More 

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falmouth, United States
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Beautiful beach that is across the entire southern side of the island. Ocean waves and pretty sunsets. It can be dangerous with an undertow.

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Gorgeous beach facing the ocean. Probably gets quite crowded in-season, but it was empty and inspiring in September. Miles of blue.

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Thank DancerWriter
Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

South Beach is a great beach. It is one of the places we are sure go to when we are on the Vineyard. We always recommend South Beach as one of the must visit beaches when someone goes to the Vineyard.

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Thank Perrys4710
Acton, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Easy ride from Edgartown to this beach. It can be very crowded in the summer but was great during our October visit. There are facilities there which I always appreciate!

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Thank 4GCP
East Lansing
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is a great beach, a few miles south of Edgartown. There are changing rooms in 3 locations (less than half a mile apart) but the powers-that-be remove the porta potties after Labor Day. If you've driven down from Edgartown for the day, at one of the nicest times of year on the Vineyard, you've got a problem.

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Thank Carol D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

South Beach and Norton Point doesn't get any better! You can spend the day playing in the waves, taking long walks, building sand castles or reading a book! Norton Point you can buy a day or seasonal permit from the Trustee's and drive out on the beach in your 4 wheel vehicle. Dogs on leashes are also welcome on Norton... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Beautiful beach, mostly clean and pretty quiet. There are bathrooms there and lots of parking. Definitely make a point to check out the sunsets from there.

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is the beach if you want a little peace and quiet. Good for children, our granddaughter enjoyed flying her kite

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