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White Elephant

50 Easton Street, PO Box 2580, Nantucket, MA 02554
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    All reviews brant point grill harbor view room bedroom cottage concierge desk the main hotel children's beach hotel restaurant nantucket harbor wonderful hotel complimentary coffee pre arrival off season cupcakes lawn chairs celebrate our anniversary beautiful room graham ferry leroy library
    Reviewed 22 October 2012

    We've been coming to the White Elephant for about 14 years and this is the only place we stay while visiting Nantucket. The staff is very professional and friendly, the rooms (especially the new beds) are inviting and comfortable, the views can't be beat and...More

    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear Terry S; Thank you for coming to stay with us for so many years! It is amazing how many of our guests love to come back year after year. They are much like an extended family to us! The new beds are amazing. In...More

    Reviewed 21 October 2012

    Could not have stayed at a better place on Nantucket!!! From the moment you check in you are greeted and helped by some of the friendliest hotel staff I have had the pleasure of having in all of my travels so far. I was traveling...More

    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear Tiffany367 Thank you for your wonderful review! We do love our little guests. In addition to the crib and baby amenities, we also have tubs, diaper genies, beach toys and umbrella strollers. It is not always easy to travel with little ones, so we...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2012

    I normally don't like "resort" but White Elephant has best of everything. Sophisticated, classy, but not pretentious. It felt very cozy but still have all the good resort amenities. The front staff were professional, but warm. The room was nicely decorated and we instantly felt...More

    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear DoraExplore; Thank you for posting your review on tripadvisor! I am glad we were able to make your vacation so relaxing and perfect! You are right, while we do cater to couples as well, we do have a good amout of young guests and...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2012

    My husband and I just returned from a perfect, quiet honeymoon retreat at the White Elephant. We stayed in one of the cottages and could not have been happier with it. The service was exceptional-the professional and friendly staff went above and beyond (we came...More

    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear 215cs; Thank you for your lovely review. We do work hard on keeping the White Elephant looking great. The decor gets updated on an ongoing basis and we always, always try to keep it looking classy and comfortable. This year we are renovating all...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2012

    I recently had my wedding at the White Elephant and it truly was the best weekend of our lives. The staff is absolutely phenomenal with a huge thank you to Mark Leggeiri. To all the soon to be brides getting married on Nantucket, The White...More

    Response from WhiteElephant1, General Manager at White Elephant

    Dear Katy and Alex; Thank you for choosing to get married here at the White Elephant! What an amazing spot to have your wedding! Mark is wonderful. As you mentioned, he helps in planning your event from start to finish and even helps calm those...More

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    Dining (15)
    Pool & Beach (2)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Every date I check for next summer says its unavailable. Does the hotel really book up that fast?
    28 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
    What time is check out? Planning our mini-moon, can't wait to get there!!
    2 May 2016|
    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!
    Is there a swimming pool?
    15 July 2015|
    Response from WhiteElephant1 | Property representative |
    Hi TAHES; There is not a swimming pool here at the Hotel, although we are right on the Harbor and across from Children's beach. If a pool is very important to you, then we would suggest our sister property, the White... More
    Room Tips
    "Harborview room was a long walk from lobby, but worth it"
    bluewaterk330, 4 months agoRead review
    "Try for a room with Harbor views or a balcony."
    Deborah Ann A, 4 months agoRead review
    "Get a room away from the restaurant as it can be noisy when the hotel is busy."
    spaintravelerAtlanta, 5 months agoRead review
    "Well away from the reception area"
    Deborah P, 6 months agoRead review
    "ask for a harbor view room"
    laurapaine2016, 7 months agoRead review
    "Rooms away from restaurant are much quieter!"
    Timothy V, 7 months agoRead review
    "harbor view rooms lovely view with great windows"
    lois0501, 7 months agoRead review
    "Find another hotel"
    CS_888, 7 months agoRead review
    "If you would like a quieter room, ask for a room on the side of the hotel that is away from the restaurant..."
    Gloria C, 7 months agoRead review
    "Room 250 - wonderful deck and view"
    ubertrvler, 8 months agoRead review
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