The Wauwinet, Nantucket
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.