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Best places to stay in Nantucket Massachusetts

Nantucket in Cape Cod offers places to stay while on vacation ranging from cheap to moderately priced and luxury vacation rentals. Nantucket has many inns, bed and breakfast, motels and cottages, many of them conveniently located to restaurants, shopping, and recreation. Nantucket vacation rentals have something for families and couples, including a pet friendly motel. The following are our picks of outstanding lodgings that should make it into your shortlist of places to stay while vacationing in Nantucket.

Point Breeze Cottages
Address: 71 Easton St Nantucket MA 02554
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These are a group of privately owned cottages. They rent for several thousand dollars per week during the high season. Exclusive, great location, with all the amenities of home within a short walking distances to the beach or shopping. If you have the bucks then this deserves a place on your shortlist of places to stay on Nantucket.

Beachside Resort At Nantucket
Address: 30 N Beach St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 800-322-4433
The Beachside at Nantucket is a motel-like location for anyone traveling on a budget. The layout is arranged around a swimming pool. All rooms offer TVS with built-in DVD players, air conditioning, and refrigerators and are also pet-friendly. Also available to guests is the outdoor heated pool, fitness center, and business center. The Beachside is located close to town, the ferry and Jetties Beach. This is an affordable option for families, couples, or groups.

Brant Point Courtyard
Address: 15 Swain St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-0241
Brant Point Courtyard vacation rentals are right in the heart of Nantucket, within walking distance to shops, restaurants, and beaches. Each of its 14 units offers everything needed for a comfortable stay including a full kitchen, porches, gas grills, and free laundry. These affordable vacation rental cottages are excellent for families, couples, or friends looking for that perfect getaway location in the heart of Nantucket.

Cliffside Beach Club
Address: 46 Jefferson Ave Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 800-932-9645
Located on a private beach, yet just a mile from downtown Nantucket, this upscale resort has everything needed for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. It has a beach bar and cafe, gym and yoga/pilates facilities, outdoor pool, boat/kayak rentals, as well as beach toys for children. Many of the rooms and cottages are located beachside. This resort is ideal for honeymooners, couples, families and those who enjoy the all-inclusive experience. Rates are commensurate with the luxury offered by the resort (which means it's on the higher end).

Brant Point Inn and Atlantic Mainstay
Address: 6 N Beach St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-5442
The Brant Point Inn and Atlantic Mainstay, with its average rates, is perfect for anyone travelling on a modest budget. It is a bed and breakfast inn perfect for couples that want some peace and quiet. At the same time though, it has many exciting things that are just a few minutes walking distance, for example the Brant Point Lighthouse, the wharf, and the beaches. Some of its included features are a complimentary breakfast, TVs, and a sitting area. This is a good candidate for your shortlist, particularly those who are saltwater anglers because the proprietor is a charter fisherman offering fishing excursions to their guests.

Nantucket Inn
Address: 1 Miller's Lane, Nantucket, MA 02554
Phone: 800-321-8484
The Nantucket Inn is a hundred room inn on landscaped grounds that is affordable in the midscale price range. An excellent value because of the considerable amenities available, including laundry service. Amenities include W-Fi, a fitness center, a bar, restaurant and a swimming pool. There are also shuttles available to take you to numerous destinations around Nantucket Island. Belongs on your shortlist for families and couples who desire an all-inclusive resort experience at a moderate price.

Vanessa Noel Hotel
Address: 5 Chestnut St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-5300
The Vanessa Noel Hotel is a luxurious, upper range eight room inn. The rooms are tasteful and well appointed. Located within is the Café V, serving breakfast in the morning and drinks in the evening. The owner is a shoe designer (her designs have been displayed in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York) and her store is conveniently located. Each room comes stocked with almost everything you need, including extra luxuries like an HDTV and mini bar. The hotel is close to the beaches, shops, and restaurants of Nantucket. The Vanessa Noel Hotel is perfect for couples. It does not accomodate children. Next door is the Hotel Green, an eco-conscious hotel.

Hawthorn House
Address: 2 Chestnut St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-1468
The Hawthorn House is perfect for those on a budget, as it has affordable rates. It is best suited for people to stay by themselves or as a couple. It is quiet and has a comfortable, cozy feel; perfect for relaxation and a place to rest. Each room has the standard features, but also include wi-fi and TV. The room rates also include discounts towards nearby restaurants. The hotel is in a historical location and is just steps away from shops, restaurants and ferries.

Roberts House Inn
Address: 11 India St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-325-0750
The Roberts House Inn is a bed and breakfast place suitable for couples. Each room comes with basic features and also includes free wi-fi and TV. The hotel rates are on the upper midrange side. The hotel has a warm, cozy, and comfortable feel that is perfect for resting your mind and body.

Nantucket Whaler Guest House
Address: 8 N Water St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-6597
Nantucket Whaler Guest House, with its romantic, relaxing, and quiet feel, is perfect for couples. However this is one of the few accomodations on Cape Cod that offer two bedroom suites, which makes it ideal for families and friends. This upscale inn has many features. For example, each room includes a flat screen TV with cable. One interesting feature is the customizable “Lite Bite Buckets” that include food and snacks. Within a short walking distance, you can go to the beach, the restaurants, and the shops.

Veranda House
Address: 3 Step Ln Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 877-228-0695
From your hotel room in Veranda House, you can see the beautiful beaches of Nantucket. This boutique hotel has many exciting things to offer, including a spa treatment packages and complimentary breakfast. Each room has access to internet, various bath products, and concierge services. A bonus feature of this hotel is that with three nights stay, you get a free ferry ticket. This upper midscale priced hotel is ideal for couples, but is still fine for families. The decor is modern.

Carlisle House Inn
Address: 26 N Water St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-0720
The Carlisle House Inn is a cozy bed and breakfast place. It is ideal for couples, with a broad variety of room choices, with price ranges varying from budget to upper midscale. Each room is provided with wi-fi, but the accommodations vary from singles to large queens and kings. It is walking distance from numerous attractions and activities such as the ferries and the Nantucket Whaling museum.

Pineapple Inn
Address: 10 Hussey St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-257-4577
This inn offers access to a pool and the beach. The inn features wi-fi, concierge services, complimentary breakfast, and is fully air-conditioned. It has affordable to upper-range prices and is good for couples. It is part of a larger collection of inns and cottages so a booking here comes with access to many other amenities and restaurants.

Martin House Inn
Address: 61 Center St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-0678
The Martin House Inn was built as a captain's house in 1803. It is an affordable and reasonably priced bed and breakfast style inn. Although the rates are reasonable the inn offers comfortable and luxurious rooms that are beautifully appointed in warm colors in a style and charm befitting a traditional bed and breakfast, such as four poster beds and fireplaces in some of the rooms. For the price and the comfort on offer, we feel this is an excellent value. The inn offers complimentary continental breakfast in the morning and an afternoon tea, air conditioning and Wi-Fi. A variety of room sizes. It is close to restaurants and the ferry port. A very good value that deserves to be on the shortlist of top comfortable places to stay on Nantucket.

Woodbox Inn
Address: 36 Fair St Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 508-228-0587
A charming bed and breakfast style inn located within a historic old home. Reasonably and affodably priced. Centrally located. Amenities include AC, refrigerator, television, and wi-fi. As it is located in the historic district and built in the 19th century, it is a part of the location’s history. It is within walking distance of shops, restaurants, and the beach. Because of the warm and charming interiors and private comforts offered at a reasonable price, we feel that this inn should also be on your shortlist of places to stay on Nantucket.

Cottages At The Boat Basin
Address: 1 Old South Wharf Nantucket MA 02554-3834
Phone: 866-838-9253
Waterfront cottages and studio lofts that offer many of the comforts and amenities of home, including privacy, but at a commensurate price. There are different sized cottages from one to three bedrooms as well as studios, making this a good fit for either couples, friends or families. Pet-friendly accomodations are also available. The cottages are bright and beautifully furnished. They feature a kitchen, free Wi-Fi, Cable, HD TV, a shuttle to any of the beaches you wish to visit, amenities for children and access to pampering spa services at the White Elephant Spa for the grown ups (at a discounted rate). It is right on the wharf, near the ferry port, and next to restaurants.

Wauwinet Inn
Address: 120 Wauwinet Rd Nantucket MA 02554
Phone: 800-426-8718
This upscale inn offers complimentary breakfast and wine and cheese in the afternoon. It also has wi-fi access, free water taxi and van transportation, and spa services. There is a variety of types of rooms, but is made for singles and couples. There is water on two sides and it is next to the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge. This is made for people looking to be pampered.

Jared Coffin House
Address: 29 Broad St Nantucket Massachusetts 02554
Phone: 800-248-2405
The Jared Coffin House is a historical building dating from 1845. It is the former mansion of a wealthy ship owner. Offers various size rooms priced in the upper midrange. Amenities include access to the White Elephant Spa, TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, free coffee and tea in the morning, and air conditioning. It is very close to restaurants, water, and the Hyannis-Nantucket ferry so is easily accessible.

Wade Cottages
Address: 35 Shell St Siasconset, Nantucket Massashusetts 02564
Phone: 508-257-6308
These are two properties located on a lovely property overlooking the ocean. One property is the Apartment and the other is known s the Guest Cottage. There is a one week minimum during peak season with rates from just over $2000 and $9000, and about 60% of that amount during the off-season. This property is ideal for weddings as well as a private retreat for families and couples. It offers serene ocean views, but is also very close to the center of Siasconset, the beach and local restaurants.