Occupying a unique location on the North East coast of Nantucket, accessed by ferry from Cape Cod mainland, The Wauwinet is the only Relais and Chateau hotel on the island. Boasting two private beaches, one facing the Atlantic Ocean and the other, Nantucket Bay, this hotel is a haven for adults and those with older children (minimum age 13). The property is set away from the centre of Nantucket and lies beside the the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge.
The 32 rooms and 4 cottages are decorated in a classic yet sophisticated New England style. Furnished with fresh wildflowers, aromatherapy bath products, robes and slippers, a flat screen television, CD/DVD player, Bose radio, an in-room safe, hair dryer, ceiling fan, ironing board, complimentary bottled water and a twice daily housekeeping service. Guests in the Coatue Suite can enjoy complimentary use of a BMW X5 sports car.
A stay at the Wauwinet is made even more special with complimentary inclusions such as; lobstering excursions, scenic off-road drives, kayaks and apple cider in the library in the fall. Other services include an early riser's breakfast, continental breakfast, afternoon port and cheese, use of bicycles, kayaks, paddleboards and also tennis.Travel into town on the hourly van shuttle service or aboard the hotel's Wauwinet Lady boat shuttle with Captain Rob.
Topper’s Restaurant at The Wauwinet is arguably one of the best on the island serving a la carte and prix fixe menus of delicious seasonal cuisine. The Spa by the Sea is a real highlight with signature treatments including cobblestone massages and a detoxifying salt polish.
Please note: The Wauwinet is open early May to end October yearly.
These feature a queen size bed and are located on the second and third floors of the Main Inn and overlook the garden at the front of the hotel.
These are located on the second and third floors and feature a queen size bed and views of Nantucket Bay.
Superior Bedrooms are located on the first and second floors of the Main Inn and offer views of the garden at the front of the hotel. The rooms feature a king size bed and sitting area.
Deluxe Bayview Bedrooms
These are situated on the second floor of the hotel and have a king size bed, two chairs and views of Nantucket Bay.
Superior Two Queens
These are located on the second floor and have two queen beds, a sitting area and views of the garden at the front of the hotel.
Guest Two Twin Beds
This cozy room features two twin beds and has a nautical theme with views over the garden.
Suites & Cottage
The Coatue Suite has a sitting area, king size bed and French doors leading out to a deck with views of Nantucket Bay. A 2013 BMW SUV is provided with this suite only. The One Bedroom Cottage Suites are situated across from the Main Inn and have a living room, separate bedroom with king size bed and spacious bathroom. The Two Bedroom Courtyard Cottage has two adjoining bedroom; one with a king size bed and the other with a queen. There is a private sundeck and umbrella shaded hotel.