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White Elephant

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50 Easton St PO Box 2580, Nantucket, MA 02554-2258 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.5 Star accommodation
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The White Elephant is a very fine hotel. It is located virtually adjacent to the Ferry Pier and is in walking distance to all of the town sites and restaurants. The rooms are commodious and the restaurant quite good. I have stayed there several times...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank dickg12017
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit pricey, but the service was impeccable. All the staff, from the front desk to the shuttle driver, were incredibly helpful and friendly. The room was spacious, with a sofa, a gas fireplace, a desk, 2 dressers, a cabinet, a porch (complete with rocking...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BostonT654
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided on Nantucket to celebrate our wedding anniversary. After careful research, we selected The White Elephant for our getaway. When we arrived the young lady at the desk greeted us with a smile, welcomed us and checked us in. She shared that if there...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Alhovmd
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Great place within walking distance of great beaches and town! Excellent staff and services.Excellent views and lots of different activities, excellent bar and restaurant, lush room furnishings and great amenities!

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere in this establishment is very friendly and welcoming. Bar staff knowledgeable and accommodating. I would recommend this for afternoon drinks. Although we have not eaten there the menu is extensive.

Date of stay: October 2018
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The White Elephant has been an exclusive summertime retreat since the 1920s. The height of preppy New England elegance, this is the place where brides dream of being married and families come for generations. A More stone's throw from the center of town, this 64-room island treasure has accommodations ranging from garden cottages to suites on the harbor. The hotel's mascot, a white elephant named Trunket, presides over its greener than green lawn. Set with plush lounge chairs, it overlooks bustling Nantucket Harbor and calm Children's Beach. Brant Point Grill serves up a famed Sunday brunch, with their signature Lobster Bloody Mary. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
64
Price range
US$275 - US$1,211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
White Elephant Nantucket
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
64
Price range
US$275 - US$1,211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
White Elephant Nantucket
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
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Traveller (157)
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Dining (12)
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Kristen R
Hi! My husband and I are looking for a "babymoon" getaway for sometime late spring. We are unable to visit in the summer due to his business being the busiest in the summer months, so my first question is, how is the weather in April/May? We are coming from southern New Jersey, and it appears through looking through temp averages that it can still tend to be a bit chillier up there, even late spring. Also, has anyone traveled here pregnant? I'm bummed that I can't partake in the wine, and am drooling over the afternoon port and cheese (though soft cheeses are also out when with-child, boo!). How are the restaurants and other activities in the area? Basically, we are foodies who love a top-notch hotel, looking for a romantic getaway within a reasonable distance, and we have never done Nantucket. The White Elephant comes highly recommended from some of our friends. Thoughts welcome!
9 March 2018|
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Response from WhiteElephant1 | Property representative |
Hi Kristen R; Thank you for reaching out! The weather in April and May is perfect for exploring the island! In fact, the last weekend in April is Daffodil Weekend, (27th, 28th), which is one of my personally favorite... More
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Stan B
26 January 2018|
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Response from vincentd972 | Reviewed this property |
White Elephant still there and is one of the best places to stay on the island. Great staff, fantastic restaurant on property. Good luck and congratulations.
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ShelbyLynn519
27 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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Room Tips
"first floor rooms open up to garden area on the water side that is a lovely place to sit."
mimi2829
19 Aug 2018
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"The reservation experts (like Juliet) and the front desk are superb and will guide you"
723pats
7 Aug 2018
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"Get an OCEAN View room, not a suite. Avoid room 208 as its literally right above the bar..."
ScottM429
22 Jul 2018
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"Recommend ocean view rooms. Our suite wasn’t as large as I would have preferred."
b4yougo
9 Jul 2018
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