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    The Wauwinet

    120 Wauwinet Rd, P.O. Box 2580, Nantucket, MA 02554-4213
    (508) 213-9675
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    • Excellent72%
    • Very good14%
    • Average8%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

    We visited the Wauwinet and this really is a difficult place for me to review. I was aware of the remote location and did challenge my travel agent at the time of booking. I should have stuck to my instincts. Firstly, the service from all...More

    Thank Chris S
    Response from wauwinetmanager, General Manager at The WauwinetResponded 1 November 2017

    Dear Chris S, Thanks for your feedback. Yes we are nine miles from the main street Nantucket I like to think location, location, location very unique think bay & ocean views! I will say that our complimentary shuttle service is pretty amazing considering you do...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    The wife and I had a lovely stay at the Wauwinet. Wonderful grounds, rooms, and food. The service was outstanding as well. I have no reservations about recommending this hotel - especially if you're looking for a relaxing and romantic getaway. Highly recommended!

    Thank B_G_NYC_1
    Response from wauwinetmanager, General Manager at The WauwinetResponded 24 August 2017

    Dear B_G_NYC_1, Thank you for visiting The Wauwinet! Thank you also for recommending the property! Please come visit again and get back to relaxing and enjoying Nantucket with the special someone! Eric LANDT General Manager

    Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

    Once again the Wauwinet team made our vacation here super enjoyable. The Inn is tucked away between Nantucket Harbour and the dunes of the Atlantic Ocean. The location is extremely relaxing with an outstanding living room that has an oversized fireplace to enjoy a hot...More

    Thank vincentd972
    Response from wauwinetmanager, General Manager at The WauwinetResponded 31 October 2017

    Dear vincentd972, Happy Halloween! Thanks for joining us again on our closing weekend! We so appreciate all your kind shout outs to the team! Can't wait until 2018 to re-open. Thursday April 19th is our opening day in 2018! See you then! Family 1st!!!!! Eric...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    We stayed here last weekend and found it to be very relaxing. It is an old hotel with views of the ocean and the bay. We had a lovely first floor room with our own deck overlooking the bay. The room was very quiet even...More

    Thank fancythis72
    Response from wauwinetmanager, General Manager at The WauwinetResponded 17 October 2017

    Dear fancythis72, Sounds like you had a nice fall stay at the property! So happy that you enjoyed our real wood burning fireplace and cozy library! Come back in the spring of 2018 for a return visit! We will do our best to make you...More

    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    Great escape,instantly relaxing, good & frequent shuttle to town. Bikes, beach, lawn chairs and heated porch for relaxing. Great food. DVDs and popcorn. Very considerate staff. Loved the library with wood burning fireplace. Will go back next year.

    Thank annknow
    Response from wauwinetmanager, General Manager at The WauwinetResponded 11 October 2017

    Dear annknow, Thanks for the positive feedback! So happy that you enjoyed the property! Look forward to welcoming you back for our 30th anniversary next year! Eric LANDT General Manager

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
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    • US$ 288 - US$ 1,062 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Spa Hotel in Nantucket
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Nantucket
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • Nantucket
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    1 September 2017|
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    Response from Traveling_NJ_Girl | Reviewed this property |
    No, dogs are not allowed at this property. Their sister property, "The Cottages & Lofts at the Boat Basin" does permit pets. Great place for them too - very welcoming with special treats for your extended family.
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    Response from vincentd972 | Reviewed this property |
    Don't believe so. Best to check w team there.
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