Island Guide

Located thirty miles off the coast of Cape Cod and accessible only by air or by sea, the island of Nantucket is far from the ordinary. The iconic cobblestone streets, historic buildings and overall Nantucket charm create the perfect setting for this boutique celebration of wine and food.

Nantucket Island Resorts offers first-class amenities, exceptional customer service, and charming accommodations set amidst stunning Nantucket locations. Among their collection of luxury properties is the White Elephant, Official Host Hotel of the Nantucket Wine & Food Festival and home to signature events including the Harbor Gala and Grand Tastings.

White Elephant

50 Easton Street, Nantucket, MA 02554

(800) 445-6574 or (508) 228-2100

Nantucket Wine & Food Festival's Official Host Hotel. Located alongside Nantucket's magnificent harbor, this premier Nantucket hotel offers an unexpected blend of island charm and sophisticated amenities. Accommodations include guest rooms, suites, cottages and our signature Loft with 3,000 square feet of space to welcome you, your family and your friends in luxurious comfort. Enjoy award-winning dining at Brant Point Grill, and spa services at White Elephant Spa.

White Elephant at the Residences

50 Easton Street, Nantucket, MA 02554

(800) 445-6574 or (508) 228-2100

A natural extension of the White Elephant hotel, providing a private residential experience. The premier guest rooms and one-, two-, or three-bedroom Hotel Residences are perfect for a family vacation, a couple’s getaway, or an escape with friends. Features: Pantry with Sub-Zero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, coffee maker, panini maker, toaster oven, microwave, and blender. Daily housekeeping. Daily afternoon port and cheese. Shuttle to local beaches, Jetties and Surfside, and to ferries.

The Cottages and Lofts

24 Old South Wharf, Nantucket, MA 02554

(866) 838-9253 or (508) 325-1499

The Cottages at the Boat Basin are the most unique way to experience Nantucket. Set within Nantucket Island's magnificent waterfront and just a short walk from historic downtown, accommodations include 24 cottages with one, two and three bedrooms, studio cottages--including the new Crow's Nest overlooking the entire Boat Basin--and five newly renovated lofts. Guests with pets may stay in specially designated Woof Cottages. Features include a daily maid service, individual decks/patios, eat-in kitchens, and complimentary ferry transfers.

The Wauwinet

120 Wauwinet Road, Nantucket, MA 02554

(800) 426-8718 or (508) 228-0145

Frontage on both the Atlantic Ocean and Nantucket Bay make The Wauwinet an unmatched vantage point from which to explore Nantucket. Or relax and enjoy the serenity of the island’s only Relais & Châteaux property with its internationally-acclaimed service and cuisine at TOPPER’S restaurant, and ocean-inspired spa treatments at The Wauwinet’s exclusive Spa by the Sea.

Jared Coffin House

29 Broad Street, Nantucket, MA 02554

(800) 248-2405 or (508) 228-2400

The true essence of Nantucket lodging, the Jared Coffin House is a stately three-story 1845 brick mansion in the heart of Nantucket Town. You'll find the charm of the past complemented by modern-day comforts at this historic inn, along with our new restaurant, the Brick House Bistro.

The Nantucket Hotel & Resort

77 Easton Street, Nantucket, MA 02554

USA Toll Free: (866) 807-6011 Telephone: (508) 310-1734

The Nantucket Hotel & Resort is located in downtown Nantucket, within walking distance of many festival events, as well as beaches, ferries, restaurants boutique shops and art galleries. The hotel is the #1 guest rated hotel on Nantucket by both Trip Advisor and US News and Report. During wine festival the hotel offers a choice of 1-4 bedroom hotel rooms and suites, many with water views; a complimentary continental breakfast buffet; a health club and spa; outdoor hot tub; children’s program and its award winning on-site restaurant, Breeze. Complimentary pick-up is offered if pre-arranged for all ferry arrivals/departures.


The guest room experience is light and airy with coastal details, inspired by the maritime adventures of an exotic captain. The folly of quirky textiles and objets d'art reflect the cherished treasures from her visits to tropical ports, now curated on the Grey Lady. Her story unfolds within the walls of the 200-year old classic New England architecture.

The Copley Group

(508) 901-9877

The Copley Group Nantucket's collection of rental homes are contemporary, sophisticated, and comfortable, equally suited for beach-wear or evening wine dinners. Our homes range from 3-6 bedrooms, the majority with en suite bathrooms. All homes are uniquely conceived and thoughtfully designed with the environment in mind, an appreciation of Nantucket history and a nod to modern style and convenience. Available for rent year around, one week minimum during the summer high season. Nightly rates are available during non-peak seasons. Special rates for Nantucket Wine & Food Festival and discounts for large groups renting three or more houses together.

Harborview Nantucket

24 Washington St, Nantucket, MA 02554

(508) 228-4423

Welcome to Harborview Nantucket, where you will experience the quintessence of Nantucket Island living. Both in-town and on the water, this unique property of 11 luxury accommodations creates a charming oasis resort in the heart of the island. The hotel accommodations blend seamlessly into the fabric of Nantucket, combining historic integrity and classic design with the sophistication of elegant, modern living. With classic design, highest quality construction, and expertly appointed interiors, Harborview Nantucket welcomes a lifestyle befitting of this unique and remarkable island.

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