Nantucket hotels

Nantucket hotels

Search hundreds of travel sites at once for lodging in Nantucket

Nantucket, MA
Check-in
Check-out
Compare vs. KAYAK |

Good to know

Low season March
High season December
  Average price (weeknight): $367
  Average price (weekend night): $417

cheapest month to stay

71%

expected price decrease

most expensive time to stay

47%

expected price increase

(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Sun - Thu

(weeknight)

(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Fri & Sat

(weekend night)

Top tips for finding the perfect Nantucket hotel

  • Most of the best hotels on Nantucket Island are located in Nantucket Town, a small, concentrated area near the Nantucket ferry dock.
  • There are several inns along Broad Street (the main street leading out from the wharf) and East Chestnut Street (one block to the south of Broad Street).
  • Two excellent hotels in Nantucket are 21 Broad, which offers spacious, traditional New England-style decor with a modern touch, and Vanessa Noel Hotel on the corner of Chestnut and Centre Street.
  • Travelers hoping to spend their holidays near the beach should consider the popular, upscale White Elephant Hotel, which is located beside Children’s Beach.
  • Harborview Nantucket, located on Washington Street about a half-mile south of the Nantucket ferry dock, is another waterfront option just steps from the beach.
  • Several hotels are situated near Nantucket’s Whaling Museum, including Periwinkle Inn across the street from the museum, and Greydon House, which is just around the corner.
  • The Quaker Meeting House is another interesting museum in the Nantucket Historic District, and 76 Main is a popular hotel on Main Street, one block north of the Meeting House.
  • Barnacle Inn, located one block south of the museum on Judith Chase Lane, is a cozy bed-and-breakfast hotel situated in one of Nantucket’s many historical buildings.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Nantucket

Are hotels in Nantucket safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Nantucket. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to stay in Nantucket?
Hotels near Madaket Beach have the most searches on KAYAK.
How much does a hotel cost in Nantucket?
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Nantucket for as cheap as $150 in the last 3 days. The average price is $582.
Where to book cheap hotels in Nantucket?
HI Nantucket is a hostel near the beach on the south coast of Nantucket. Housed in a former life-saving station that is part of the National Register of Historic Places, this budget accommodation offers both dorm and private rooms and features on-site volleyball.
What are some good family hotels in Nantucket?
White Elephant Village and Seven Sea Street Inn are both located on South Beach Street, right in front of Children’s Beach, making it easy for kids to pop outside and play on a safe, kid-friendly beach. White Elephant Village offers big suites with plenty of room for families, and it’s one of several hotels in Nantucket with a pool.
What hotels in Nantucket have especially good restaurants?
Ships Inn, located two blocks south of Main Street on Lucretia Mott Lane, offers a French-American dinery inside the hotel. Meanwhile, Breeze Restaurant, located in the Nantucket Hotel & Resort, is a highly rated seafood restaurant.
How do I find a good hotel near Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge?
The Wauwinet is a luxury hotel in Nantucket, MA, located just outside the gate of the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge, and is only about 7.5 miles from the Town of Nantucket. This hotel includes beach access, free bicycle and paddleboard use, complimentary ferry transportation, and a luxurious spa and restaurant.
What hotels are convenient to Nantucket Airport?
Visitors flying in and out of Nantucket, who would like to stay at a hotel near the airport, could take a look at Nantucket Inn. Located just outside the airport, it features a pool and workout room. The Nantucket airport is situated about three miles south of the Town of Nantucket, so any hotel in the southern part of the island will be conveniently located.
How much is a hotel in Nantucket for tonight?
In the last 3 hours, users have found Nantucket hotels for tonight for as low as $178. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $178 and 4-star hotels from $212.
How much is a hotel in Nantucket for this weekend?
In the last 72 hours, users have found Nantucket hotels for this weekend for as low as $207 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $256 and 4-star hotels from $725.
How can I find hotels near me?
Take a look at our extensive hotel Heatmaps to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Nantucket?

Our Heatmaps tool will help you find the perfect place to stay in Nantucket by showing you how close hotel options are to major activities
Best Nantucket hotels

Most recommended Nantucket hotels

Show all
White Elephant Hotel - Nantucket - Building Best Romantic Hotel
White Elephant Hotel
9.1 Excellent
$456+
An island landmark, the iconic White Elephant, has been named among the finest luxury hotels on Nantucket Island for decades. Steeped in island charm, surrounded by the natural beauty of Nantucket's timeless surroundings, our waterfront resort has grown to include chic rooms with abundant natural light, spacious suites many with balconies and magnificent harbor views, garden cottages, luxurious residences and downtown lofts. Check availability
The Beachside at Nantucket - Nantucket - Building Best Beach Hotel
With a stay at The Beachside at Nantucket in Nantucket (Nantucket Town), you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Jetties Beach and Children's Beach. Featured amenities include a business center, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite. Check availability
Jared Coffin House - Nantucket - Building
Jared Coffin House
8.9 Excellent
$201+
Jared Coffin House is a landmark Nantucket inn situated in the heart of the island's captivating historic district. As one of the oldest hotels in Nantucket, Jared Coffin House embodies the essence of this former whaling town, offering charming accommodations combined with a host of modern day comforts. Enjoy the classic elegance of a historic mansion-turned-hotel, where you'll feel at home in beautiful guestrooms, and relaxed common spaces. Walk to local shops, beaches, restaurants, and attractions. Recently voted by Cond Nast Traveler Readers' as one of the Top Hotels in New England, Jared Coffin House offers sophisticated accommodations and truly personalized service. Join us for a peaceful getaway retreat on beautiful Nantucket Island. Check availability
Sherburne Inn - Nantucket - Lobby
Sherburne Inn
9.6 Excellent
$178+
A stay at Sherburne Inn places you in the heart of Nantucket, within a 5-minute walk of First Congregational Church and Whaling Museum. Featured amenities include express check-in, luggage storage, and a library. Free self parking is available onsite. Check availability

Hotels near Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum

Show all
Hotel Pippa - Nantucket - Bedroom
Hotel Pippa
9.2 Excellent
$220+
With a stay at Hotel Pippa in Nantucket (Nantucket Town), you'll be steps from Theatre Workshop of Nantucket and Nantucket Atheneum. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Check availability
Carlisle House Inn - Nantucket - Building
Carlisle House Inn
9.4 Excellent
$155+
With a stay at Carlisle House Inn in Nantucket (Nantucket Town), you'll be within a 5-minute walk of First Congregational Church and Whaling Museum. The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Check availability
The Roberts Collection - Nantucket - Building Best Boutique Hotel
The Roberts Collection
8.7 Excellent
$187+
Fit to anchor everything from a solo escape to a full-fledged family getaway to the island, The Roberts Collection offers lodging tailor-made to meet your needs with a range of sizes, styles, and prices. Our guests can opt for the highest quality boutique hotel experience, value-oriented rooms, or anything in between — all centered around our one-of-a-kind courtyard that will make you forget you are right in the middle of all that Nantucket has to offer. The Roberts Collection is closed during the winter months and will reopen on April 26th, 2019, just in time for Daffodil Weekend. Check availability
Life House, Nantucket - Nantucket - Building
Nearly 200 years’ of hospitality have unfolded within the shingled walls, dating back to the 1830s, when Captain Robert Calder built the Coastal Federal-style mansion as his personal abode between whaling expeditions. In 1870, Calder opened his doors to travelers, inspiring the design narrative of a nonchalant innkeeper's humble abode. The House reflects the nostalgic musing for the Island's native botany, fostering a retreat for holistic wellness. Check availability

Best rooms in Nantucket

Life House, Nantucket - Nantucket - Building
Nearly 200 years’ of hospitality have unfolded within the shingled walls, dating back to the 1830s, when Captain Robert Calder built the Coastal Federal-style mansion as his personal abode between whaling expeditions. In 1870, Calder opened his doors to travelers, inspiring the design narrative of a nonchalant innkeeper's humble abode. The House reflects the nostalgic musing for the Island's native botany, fostering a retreat for holistic wellness. Check availability
Seven Sea Street Inn - Nantucket - Building Best Room
Seven Sea Street Inn
9.4 Excellent
$192+
With a stay at Seven Sea Street Inn in Nantucket (Nantucket Town), you'll be steps from White Heron Theatre and 3 minutes by foot from Whaling Museum. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Free self parking is available onsite. Check availability
White Elephant Hotel - Nantucket - Building Best Romantic Hotel
White Elephant Hotel
9.1 Excellent
$456+
An island landmark, the iconic White Elephant, has been named among the finest luxury hotels on Nantucket Island for decades. Steeped in island charm, surrounded by the natural beauty of Nantucket's timeless surroundings, our waterfront resort has grown to include chic rooms with abundant natural light, spacious suites many with balconies and magnificent harbor views, garden cottages, luxurious residences and downtown lofts. Check availability