White Elephant Hotel

White Elephant Hotel

50 Easton Street., Nantucket, MA 02554, United States
+1 508 228 2500

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White Elephant Hotel
Fri 7/1
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About White Elephant Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

The White Elephant Hotel provides vacationing families, couples, business travelers, wedding parties, and more with relaxing accommodations along with scenic views of Nantucket's harbor. It features 66 guest rooms and suites, which includes accessible quarters. Each unit features amenities like a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom with L'Occitane toiletries, a safe, bathrobes, a deck or patio, Nespresso machines, Italian linens, and a fireplace. There's also complimentary Wi-Fi and a newspaper, as well as room service and daily housekeeping. Suites offer more space, a separate sitting area, and full-size sofabeds.

When it comes to dining, the on-site Brant Point Grill at the White Elephant Hotel serves up breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch on Sundays. Guests can feast on such fare as lobster rolls and steak. There's a poolside bar that offers paninis, smoothies, ice cream and more. TOPPER'S serves seasonal dishes and is located a few miles away and is in the White Elephant's sister hotel.

In addition to having accommodating quarters, this retreat provides guests with concierge service and free parking. It has a business center, a gym, and a 24-hour front desk. There's a library, a heated outdoor pool with cabanas, and spa services. Kids can have fun at the on-site playground, enjoy beach toys, and scavenger hunts with prizes. There's also complimentary bicycles, area shuttle service, and passes for island transportation.

The White Elephant Hotel is about seven minutes from the Nantucket Memorial Airport and a ferry ride from Martha's Vineyard. It's also located around plenty of historical sites, museums, and other places to dine.

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Amenities at White Elephant Hotel

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Packed lunches
  • Kitchenware
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Spa
  • Pool

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Playground

Parking and transportation

  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Free parking


  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental


  • Fitness center

Reviews of White Elephant Hotel

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10.0 Excellent
Pros:Had a wonderful harbor view room with private balcony. Had a tasty dinner in the restaurant and drinks in the bar. Just a wonderfully relaxing spot with friendly accommodating staff.
Cons:Was surprised they didn't have a pool, but I didn't really miss having one.
8.5 Great
Pros:Decor, comfort, location
Cons:Room size,


50 Easton Street, Nantucket, MA 02554

What's nearby

  • White Heron Theatre411 yd
  • Whaling Museum411 yd
  • Dreamland Film and Performing Arts Center0.3 mi
  • Nantucket Atheneum0.3 mi
  • Brant Point Light0.4 mi
  • Maria Mitchell Aquarium0.5 mi
  • Jethro Coffin House0.5 mi
  • Hadwen House0.6 mi
  • Jetties Beach0.6 mi
  • Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum0.7 mi
  • Steps Beach0.8 mi
  • Loines Observatory1 mi



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at White Elephant Hotel

  • White Elephant Hotel is located at 50 Easton Street., 0.4 miles from the center of Nantucket. White Heron Theatre is the closest landmark to White Elephant Hotel.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at White Elephant Hotel.

  • Yes, White Elephant Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, White Elephant Hotel offers free parking.

  • White Elephant Hotel is 2.9 miles from Nantucket Memorial. White Elephant Hotel is 27.6 miles from West Tisbury Martha's Vineyard.

  • Yes, White Elephant Hotel has a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

0.4 mi

Location rating


Nearest Airport

Nantucket Memorial

Distance to airport

2.9 mi