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Katama Beach

Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA
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Wonderful beach

There is enough parking nearby that you should not have to walk a very great distance to get onto... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
mvvacation
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Beautiful beach, Keep Your Eye on the Current

You can't beat Katama beach for easy access and wide, sweeping expanses of sandy beach. There's no... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
jakeDVermont
,
Stamford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

There is enough parking nearby that you should not have to walk a very great distance to get onto the beach. It is a level beach (but this could change over the winter based on what kind of storms there are). It gets a bit...More

Thank mvvacation
Reviewed 7 October 2016

You can't beat Katama beach for easy access and wide, sweeping expanses of sandy beach. There's no food or beverages offered for sale at the beach, so come with your own and you'll be happy. There is a good place on the way to the...More

Thank jakeDVermont
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Katama Beach is a great place to swim and have a wonderful day at the beach. Very accessible by cars.

Thank Houston N
Reviewed 30 August 2016

South Beach has lovely, clean sand for relaxing and reading a book or visiting with friends and family. The water is lovely and refreshing after baking in the sun for a bit. We went on a warm sunny day, and while there were many other...More

Thank jacqanderson123
Reviewed 26 August 2016

THis is easy to access by car or bicycle. It is a lovely spot for a walk or to read a book. THe Atlantic can be very refreshing too. Treat the beach with respect please!

Thank Mike_J1963
Reviewed 20 July 2016

A sharp drop off into the surf means there's little beach dune to water line. Crowded, bit the beach is beautiful. Need to watch little kids near the water.

1  Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Not being from the east coast I was so thrilled to experience a day at Katama or also called South Beach on Martha's Vineyard. The sand the water was amazing but you everyone just takes their trucks, beach cruisers, cars onto the sand where you...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Katama is a beautiful beach. It is in a very laid back area of the island and would make a perfect day trip for families. Lifeguards are on duty.

Thank FineFeatherTravel
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This beach was nice, but by the time I got there via bike from Edgartown, it was cold and foggy. The beach looked really clean and the people were friendly. Would go back when it's a bit warmer.

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 3 June 2016

We went here during Memorial day weekend on an overcast day that was a little drizzly so we weren't going to swim. The sand was soft and it made for a nice walk, although I noticed that the surf looked rough if you were planning...More

Thank SionnaMac
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