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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Looking for a romantic getaway on Nantucket, we chose the Brass Lantern based on the numerous favorable reviews. Upon arrival, we were given a room called "Hydrangea," a first floor room off the back hallway immediately behind the kitchen. Unfortunately, I genuinely believe the inn should use this space for some other purpose as it is not suitable as a...

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry that you were disappointed with your one night stay at the Brass Lantern. As you mentioned in your review, the majority of our reviews are from happy and satisfied guests who shared their positive experiences at the Brass Lantern. We are pleased that you found us and booked via an OTA - we post our room inventory...

Lenox, MA
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We just spent the weekend at the Brass Lantern, while attending a wedding. We also own a large inn.....so when we say Michele hit all the marks, we mean it. Firstly, they are located a short block or two from the ferry. Everywhere we went (restaurants, shops, activities) were within a 5 minute walk. The inn is beautiful, well appointed,...

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Monroe, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Brass Lantern Inn is lovely, in the heart of historical district, with easy access to retail shops and restaurants. The room was clean, though small (Mary Mitchell) the window air unit blew right on the bed so either you were cold or hot if you turned it off. The bath while functional was way too small for one normal...

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for comments and we are glad that you are already planning your return visit! As you may already know, the Brass Lantern is building an addition to expand the Inn and, this winter, Mary Mitchell, our littlest room as you noted, will house a new ADA powder room and reception/library with fireplace. This little room has always been...

Reviewed 22 September 2016

We stayed at the Brass Lantern over the weekend to attend a wedding. It was your typical B & B. Quaint, clean, and friendly service. The continental breakfast was very good, including healthy foods as well as muffins, bagels, and breads. Coffee and tea all day, along with fruit. All in all, it is a nice place to stay, albeit...

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New Hampshire
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We have been traveling to Nantucket for many years and have stayed at many different inns. The Brass Lantern is a perfect location in town. Jeep and bike rentals around the corner. The staff went out of their way to help us with dinner suggestions and reservations. Thank you , in particular , to Aurore. All other staff were very...

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

We strive for "perfection" at the Brass Lantern - and it sounds like we achieved it during your stay - thank you so much for your kind words! We look forward to seeing you again at the Brass Lantern and hope that we have become 'your place on Nantucket'!

Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect location in the heart of ACK and most charming Inn . The breakfast was a highlight along with the outside courtyard. The parking lot was a plus. Management was wonderful! We can't wait to come back!! Loved our visit!

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed our revamped breakfast, courtesy of Maria, our breakfast barista! You will see some substantial changes on your next visit - renovated dining room and kitchen, garden and patio - as well as nine new rooms, We look forward to seeing you next time at the Brass Lantern!

Franklin, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Warm, welcoming, friendly, close to shops and restaurants. Charming and well kept. We returned because we liked our first stay. When we return to the island, we will stay at Brass Lantern again. Dining on the patio in the morning is the way to start the day!!

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments and for your return visit. This winter, we are renovating the Garden and Patio, as well of much of the Main Inn in Phase One of our two year construction project that will add nine new rooms to the Brass Lantern. So next time you are at the Brass Lantern, you can enjoy your...

Clemson, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The Brass Lantern Inn is located in a perfect location in downtown Nantucket. I suppose I was expecting a few frills for the cost of the room, but we were there during peak season this summer. I would consider staying at Brass Lantern Inn again (no problems to speak of while we were there), but I wouldn't necessarily say it...

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Our rooms come in a wide range of sizes, bed types, etc., and are accurately described on our website complete with floor plans and room dimensions, allowing guests to choose a room that will suit them perfectly. We look forward to seeing you another time at the Brass Lantern!

Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Ocean Avenue is the best location with easy access to restaurants, shops and the harbor. We walked around the corner to rent bikes. The Inn is nice but we were surprised at how small our room was. The website said there was a seating area but it only had one chair. The room was clean but the amenities here were...

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am sorry that you mistook my comment on the weather as a complaint - I was simply commiserating with you on a string of unusually humid days and hoping that this weather wasn't interfering with your enjoyment. A minor correction on location - the Brass Lantern is located on North Water Street, not Ocean...

Albany, New York
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We had another great trip to Nantucket and excellent accommodations at the Brass Lantern Inn! It was the third time we stayed there, and once again, our room was clean, tastefully decorated and comfortable, and we were made to feel at home, including our Westie, Daisy. Everyone was genuinely friendly and helpful, and assisted us with several requests, including tools...

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Michelle L, Owner at Brass Lantern Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your high praise and we are very glad that you and yours had another wonderful stay at the Brass Lantern! We really appreciate it when loyal guests return year after year and we look forward to your next stay.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nantucket the way it should be, warm hospitality and a gracious and classic setting. The Brass Lantern is a 17 room boutique hotel and offers superb accommodations, a fresh and plentiful breakfast and afternoon tea, a lovely patio and garden and a perfect 'walk to everything' location for couples, families and groups. The Brass Lantern is pet and family friendly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brass Lantern Inn

Address: 11 N Water St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3521
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Price Range: $291 - $673 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brass Lantern Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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“There is no elevator, and there are 4 steps above ground level leading to the inn.”
 of 5 bubbles Musiclover9, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“check out the floor plan of the inn on their website to pick the perfect room.”
 of 5 bubbles U3502ZDchrisb, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If they try to put you in Hydrangea, look for other accomodations.”
 of 5 bubbles 456allant, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Pay more than $215.00-$235.00 per night and get a bigger room.”
 of 5 bubbles infrequenttraveler65, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make sure the room is not the Elizabeth Starbuck - too small and nothing special about it.”
 of 5 bubbles DianaGHartley, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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