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Fabulous beaches, beautiful surroundings, and a relaxing sea breeze are what make Nantucket an amazing place to stay for a few days. These places to stay will make your visit to Nantucket even more amazing and relaxing. Here are our top choices for places to stay in Nantucket.
White Elephant Resort/Village
The White Elephant Resort/Village gives you the comforts of home, while providing you the luxury you want while on vacation. The White Elephant offers hotel rooms, suites, cottages, and lofts that all come with complimentary bicycles to use during your stay at either the resort or village, and a shuttle to the beach if staying at the resort. You can also enjoy dining in a casual setting at the resort restaurant, so you can start your morning with The Nantucket omelet: crab, shrimp, lobster, asparagus, tomato and herbs, and end your day with a 16oz. prime aged ribeye. The White Elephant resort also offers port and cheese daily in the library. Prices to stay start at $765 a night.
If you’re looking for a cozy place with some history to it, then Century House is the place for you. Century House is a bed and breakfast run out the mansion that was built for Captain Robert Calder in 1833. The mansion has 13 different rooms all with their own unique interior design. Century House offers a wrap-around veranda, garden, and patio you can sit at and enjoy the lovely sea breeze and your breakfast. The breakfast is served daily from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM and has a wide variety from slow cooked Irish oatmeal to imported French jellies and jams.
For a more modern take to the traditional feel of Nantucket, 21 Broad has a lot to offer. 21 Broad brings interaction to the community by offering guests an Instagram scavenger hunt with prizes (because who doesn’t like prizes). You can also enjoy using a complimentary IPad during your stay as well as an inroom smart TV, outdoor deck with firepit, and guest lounge complete with a vinyl turntable and game table. A small plate breakfast is also included with your stay and offers a variety of items you can try. 21 Broad has 27 rooms ranging in price starting at $129 to $689.
Brass Lantern Inn
If you’re bringing along your furry friend, the Brass Lantern Inn is the best bed and breakfast for both you and your pet. At the Brass Lantern Inn, no two rooms are exactly alike, and if your pet comes along you’ll both find yourselves enjoying the views. Upon arrival at the Brass Lantern Inn, your pet will get a treat, the perfect sized bed with or without a crate, food and water bowls, and a beach towel. You can also enjoy the large breakfast spread that is available complete with muffins, scones, homemade granola, yogurt, and fresh fruit. There is also a garden and a patio you and your pet can sit in and enjoy taking in all the lovely scenery Nantucket has to offer. Prices for the Brass Lantern Inn range starting at $145 to $295 depending on the season.
Maine is a state which is situated perfectly between the state of New York in the USA, and Montreal in Canada. If you are looking for a way to make the most of both American and Canadian culture on a trip this summer, there truly is no better place to come than Maine. Here are some of the great reasons you simply have to visit Maine this year.
Acadia National Park
If you simply adore the outdoors and nature in general, one place which has to be on your bucket list is a visit to Acadia National Park. This stunning park spans across a huge space in Maine and it contains some incredibly diverse landscapes within its walls. One minute you can be climbing a glacial mountain, the next you can be deep in the forest or enjoying rocky beaches with your family. You can also chance some encounters with whales, bears and moose which will make your trip up here more than worthwhile.
Lots of lobster
Lobster is famous in Maine and it is one of the most amazing foods you can eat when you visit this part of the world. If you want to enjoy some of the freshest and juiciest lobster you’ve ever eaten you can visit many different restaurants and enjoy speciality dishes with the delicacy. But don’t worry, if lobster isn’t your bag, there are still tons of other amazing cuisines and options for you to enjoy!
Whether you stay in a hotel in Brunswick, Maine, or by sugar island, you can enjoy fairly pleasant weather in the summer and the best of that crisp winter air when it gets cold outside. It is the perfect mix of climates which means that weather you are a summer lover or you prefer a cold winter, you can have something here to suit anyone.
Plenty of winter sports
When you visit the north of Maine, you will be able to visit the tallest point in the USA and you can also enjoy many different winter activities and sports. For your enjoyment you could stay in a cabin on the mountains and spend your trip skiing and snowboarding with your friends or your family if you fancy. It is the ideal place to learn and to hone your skills on the slopes and it can be a really great thing to experience. And at the end of the day you can drink in the car with the locals and recall your stories.
If one of the reasons why you enjoy traveling is to meet new people and experience a different way of life, Maine can be a really great place to come for the experience. From the moment you enter Maine you will notice how friendly and welcoming the people are around you and you will be able to make some amazing friends from the moment that you get there. You might be able to make some great friends which you take home with you afterwards too so this can be an amazing place to be for your holiday.