While thinking about where you’re going to spend your next vacation, take a beat and rejuvenate in one of Nantucket’s highly rated hotels. Here we’ve listed some excellent options for those visiting town or locals looking for a staycation. Don’t forget to tell them The Scout Guide sent you when you book your stay!

Harborview Nantucket (24 Washington Street). Located in the Downtown Historic District,  both in-town and on the water, this unique property of 11 individual luxury accommodations creates a charming oasis resort in the heart of the island. Amenities include a full concierge, grocery shopping services, beach lounge accommodations and watersport equipment. 

Hotel Pippa (5 Chestnut Street). Known for its charming architectural style and midcentury design, Hotel Pippa is a stylish lodging option in the heart of downtown. 

White Elephant (50 Easton Street).  An island landmark, this waterfront resort has grown over the decades to include chic rooms with abundant natural light, spacious suites, garden cottages, luxurious residences, and downtown lofts.

The Wauwinet (120 Wauwinet Road). Open since 1875, this historic resort blends historic charm and modern coastal elegance, and is Nantucket’s only member of Relais & Châteaux hotels. This luxury oceanfront refuge showcases breathtaking views of the bay and the Atlantic Ocean. 

Life House, Nantucket (10 Cliff Road). Built in 1833 atop one of the highest points in Nantucket, this Federal-style mansion turned boutique hotel highlights the nostalgia and simplicity of the northeastern island lifestyle.

Faraway Nantucket (29 Centre Street) A collection of historical houses in the heart of downtown Nantucket Fit to anchor everything from a solo escape to pet-friendly family getaways. Don’t miss their restaurant Sister Ship!

21 Broad (21 Broad Street) Where the energy of Nantucket meets an elegant and modern vibe, 21 broad features  historic lodging while also offering a fresh and hip atmosphere. Located in the heart of town, enjoy modern accommodations including a designer guest lounge, spacious dining room and back deck to appeal to the discerning traveler. 

The Cottages at Nantucket Boat Basin (24 Old South Wharf) Set agains the blue waters of Nantucket harbor, The cottages and lofts at Nantucket Boat Basin offer a front-row view of the island’s natural wonder. Offering decks and harbor views, full kitchens, bicycles, a beach bus and pet-friendly accommodations.

The Nantucket Hotel (77 Easton Street) Nestled in downtown Nantucket’s Brant Point neighborhood, Offering signature experiences with rooms, suites and cottages, plenty of activities and amenities and is the perfect place for a family getaway!

Union Street Inn (7 Union Street) Nantucket’s standard for exquisite interiors, impeccable service and exclusive experiences. This award winning inn makes the perfect home base for romantic retreats to the island. Rooms are designed in traditional Nantucket style and are each their own showpiece with unique character. 

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