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Wauwinet

Northeastern end of island, Nantucket, MA
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Ranked #14 of 49 Attractions in Nantucket
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites
Most recent review
- Oct 18, 2014
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Boston, Massachusetts
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

Spent 3 hrs on a recent morning marveling at the beauty of this area. Seals, birds, and a mile of brown sugar sand beach await you.

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Haverford, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

If you come to Nantucket to relax and "get away from it all" then the Wauwinet is a step further along that path. It is literally on the other side of the Island, about as far from "town" as one can get. It is both luxurious and relaxing in the best old world hotel sense. The staff is most pleasant... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Great place to cool down from work and daily headaches. The hotel is a b&b establishment with a great restaurant. Everybody at the front desk were very helpful. I little far away from the city if you stay for more than a weekend . Overall you will enjoy nature and peace . Don't come in winter :)))))

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

The place is a delicatessen itself Everybody willing to PLEASE You ! Dishes You will never Eat elsewhere Best cooking,best attention Best ambience

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Kansas City, Missouri
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I booked a table for my husband and I in Aug 2014. We took the boat shuttle form the White Elephant, which was nice and ate the Prix Fix Meal. I upgraded to the Tuna which was oily and just overall made me gag. The gnocchi was daily tasteless and the spinach was grainy. The desert was okay. My husband... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

A fabulous place to get away for a few days. Top service, beautiful rooms, lots of amenities .. We felt we were part of an artists picture looking at the spectacular scenery on both the bay and ocean side.we can't wait to come again next year!

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ca
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98 reviews 98 reviews
9 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Service very poor, many mistakes on the order. Very hotel restaurant like experience with no smiles or interest in what the staff is serving. The lounge chairs are great to sit on after eating, but next time I will bring my own cappy from downtown and skip the food. Dated too…..

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Glasgow
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We stayed here for nearly a week and it was simply wonderful. Staff were friendly and happy to help with any request. Coffee and freshly baked pastries are provided free from 7 and we took back to our deck to start the day. Cheese and port at 4 is a nice touch. The views from the front lawn are fabulous... More

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Cranston, Rhode Island, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

wonderful ambience,exceptional service. Loved the chairs and cocktail table in the sand...the view was spectacular. LOVED THIS PLACE! but did not eat there

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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We had dinner on the patio on a cool rainy night. The heaters kept the patio at a very comfortable temperature but I would recommend the indoor dining room if celebrating an occasion. The food was presented nicely but the meals was not a knock out. We did order a very nice($$$$)bottle of red wine which was decanted and left... More

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