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White Elephant

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Reviewed 17 July 2013

This is a really beautiful hotel. Well maintained and friendly staff. We had a room which I believe was listed as an ocean view, balcony and loud area. The noise which came mostly from the marina and some from the restaurant below us did not...More

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Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White ElephantResponded 19 July 2013

Dear Bigolejetair; Thank you for posting your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay so much. It was interesting to hear about the ferry pickup. In fact, it prompted us to make an internal change pertaining to how we manage the driver schedules. We...More

Reviewed 16 July 2013

I cannot praise the staff of the The White Elephant enough. I would have to say they are the most pleasant hotel staff I have met to date. Everyone greets you with a smile and preempts your needs before you even know to ask for...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White ElephantResponded 17 July 2013

Dear Elizabeth C; Thank you for your review. I am glad to hear how well you got along with everyone. I always feel it makes such a difference to a stay when you love the people who are taking care of you. We work hard...More

Reviewed 16 July 2013

Really nice hotel in a great location. However . . . I stayed at the hotel during a wedding weekend. My room, on the end of the hotel, was constantly noisy from the trucks and workers bringing in the tents and supplies. They could all...More

Thank Chris_CAB
Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White ElephantResponded 17 July 2013

Dear Chris_CAB; Thank you for posting your review. You are right that when we have tented events in the Spring and Fall, the property does feel much busier, especially for the rooms near the event and the load in zone. That is also the very...More

Reviewed 15 July 2013

My sister was celebrating her 65th Birthday. She is from Indiana so I decided to take her to Nantucket overnight, ( my husband and I live on Cape Cod). I made reservations in advance and mentioned that it was my sister's B.day. We were picked...More

Thank Carla F
Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White ElephantResponded 17 July 2013

Dear Carla F; I am so happy to hear about your trip! Our two bedroom cottages are amazing. Now that the bathrooms are all renovated, they are so nice! I am glad we were able to upgrade you and your sister and that her birthday...More

Reviewed 13 July 2013

Our annual trip to Nantucket could not be better as we returned to The Elephant. We even enjoyed our favorite room from last trip. The property (stunning), rooms (immaculate and well appointed), location (arguably the best of the island), ambiance (causal elegance), etc. are perfection,...More

Thank Tina S
Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White ElephantResponded 17 July 2013

Dear Tina S; Thank you so very much for posting your reply. I am glad you enjoyed everyone you interacted with! I consider myself very lucky to be working with such a wonderful group of people. Kelly spends much time working out room assignments to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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US$258 - US$1,862 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Nantucket
#3 Spa Hotel in Nantucket
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$258 - US$1,862 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Nantucket
#3 Spa Hotel in Nantucket
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Stan B
26 January 2018|
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Response from Kim O | Reviewed this property |
Yes the White Elephant is still there.You will have a wonderful time.
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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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caseyarchambault
2 May 2016|
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Response from EricandBettina |
Hi caseyarchambault! Checkout is at 11AM. We store bags after that and many of our guests choose to leave on later flights or ferries and enjoy a few more hours of Nantucket! See you soon!
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"The second floor rooms with balconies have a harbor view."
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"We had a lower level suite, overlooking the water and grassy area. Had a veranda with a couple of chairs."
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"Ask for a quiet room, farther away from the restaurant"
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"Room 203 is above the bar/restaurant that has live music. Very loud. Bathroom is TINY. Must walk up stairs..."
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