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    White Elephant

    50 Easton Street, PO Box 2580, Nantucket, MA 02554
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We were there on Easter weekend so the island was just waking up, but had a great time. It was our first visit to Nantucket and would likely shy away during summer but found the staff and grounds ever so nice. Being Easter weekend, not...More

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    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear Don B; Thank you for posting your review and coming to stay with us on our opening weekend! With Easter falling late this year we had the opportunity of serving Easter Brunch with an Easter Egg hunt, Easter Bunny and all. What fun for...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    We visited Nantucket 2 weeks ago and stayed at the White Elephant hotel and we could not have been more impressed!! Staff were all very friendly and helpful, hotel was beautiful and location was perfect & picturesque.More

    Helpful?2  
    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear laurapaine2016; Thank you for posting your review. We are so glad you enjoyed our location, the hotel and most of all our wonderful staff. They are a delight to work with and make every day enjoyable. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    When booking my trip I couldn't decide between this hotel and another on the island. I waffled back and forth far too many times to count but I finally settled on the White Elephant after many friends told me how amazing it was. I had...More

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    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear c0reyann; Thank you for choosing the White Elephant. I am so glad you did. We do have an amazing location, right on the Harbor. I do agree that our biggest asset is our staff. They are a wonderful group of people who truly care...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

    The warm friendly welcome we received was the start of a great weekend stay at the White Elephant. The staff was very accommodating and the hotel was outstanding in every way. The room was excellent with a stunning Harbour view. A nice fireplace and very...More

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    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear Vincent D; Thank you for posting your review. Stroll Weekend is just amazing. The island re-opens, the sales are AMAZING, the atmosphere is festive and fun. And the outfits, they are priceless. Glad you came! Sincerely, Bettina Landt General Manager

    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    We are staying in the white elephant residence for Christmas stroll weekend. When we arrived neither tv worked and the engineer had to come to fix them. The fridge door won't close and they will presumably fix that after we go (an engineer was supposed...More

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    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear charliebrown5; Thank you for posting your review. I apologize for the delayed response, as we were trying to move your review to the correct location at the White Elephant Village. Regardless of those technicalities, we apologize for the engineering concerns you had during your...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 228 - US$ 1,895 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Nantucket
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    ShelbyLynn519
    Every date I check for next summer says its unavailable. Does the hotel really book up that fast?
    28 August 2016|
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    Response from WhiteElephant1 | Property representative |
    Dear Shelby; Thank you for asking. We are not booked for next summer, but our rates haven't been loaded into the system as yet. In the meantime, please call us at 1 800 ISLANDS and we are happy to hold the rooms for you... More
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    caseyarchambault
    What time is check out? Planning our mini-moon, can't wait to get there!!
    2 May 2016|
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    Response from EricandBettina |
    Hi caseyarchambault! Checkout is at 11AM. We store bags after that and many of our guests choose to leave on later flights or ferries and enjoy a few more hours of Nantucket! See you soon!
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    TAHES
    Is there a swimming pool?
    15 July 2015|
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    Response from WhiteElephant1 | Property representative |
    Hi TAHES; There is not a swimming pool here at the Hotel, although we are right on the Harbor and across from Children's beach. If a pool is very important to you, then we would suggest our sister property, the White... More
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    Room Tips
    "Harborview room was a long walk from lobby, but worth it"
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    "Try for a room with Harbor views or a balcony."
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    "Get a room away from the restaurant as it can be noisy when the hotel is busy."
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    "Well away from the reception area"
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