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26 North Water Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
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The Carlisle House Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bellevue, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We chose the Carlisle House because it was near the ferry and would allow a one night stay in September. The historic house needs modernization. For example, there were few channels on the older TV. The continental breakfast was adequate. It could have been a more charming experience.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

So this is my second time staying with Heather and the great staff at the Carlisle house Inn. The Carlisle Inn has the most beautiful classical Nantucket Inn with a combination of old world living and new world conveniences. I stayed last in the spring and this visit was in September. Check in was very accommodating as I had a... More

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My husband and I just spent two nights at The Carlisle House Inn while spending a fall weekend on Nantucket. The location is perfect…you can walk/bike from Steamship fast ferry, explore the town, shops and restaurants and access the bike paths easily from the Inn. The innkeeper, Heather, was extremely welcoming and helpful. The fall is a magnificent time to... More

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New York City, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Wonderful abode far enough away from town noise but close enough to be right there. Heather the owner is a dream, baking wonderful pastries every morning and home made bread. The beds are so soft and the pillows are as well. An added bonus is the outdoor area where you can bring your own drink and food and picnic if... More

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New England,
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at this pleasant inn at the edge of town. Being near Main and Broad Streets in the center of the Nantucket and also near Jetty Beach next to the harbor, The Carlisle House Inn is in a wonderful location. Small, narrow cobblestones streets near by (like Ash Street) offer opportunities for observing some of the beautiful... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We had a great Labor Day weekend at the Carlisle House Inn! The location was excellent (3 min walk into town), the room was clean and the inn keeper Heather was very welcoming. We loved the wine and cheese tasting on Saturday night as we got to meet other guests and drink some good wine and try out some tasty... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We spent 4 nights at The Carlisle House Inn and it was a perfect place for us. It is well-situated in Nantucket and Heather, the inn-keeper, is very helpful and gracious and went out of her way to make us feel at home and give us information to enhance our stay. We loved every minute!

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Georgetown, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We have visited Nantucket every summer for many years, and the place we stay at most often is the Carlisle House Inn. The location is excellent for dining, shopping, beaching, and sightseeing. Heather, the innkeeper, is so accommodating. We've stayed in different rooms and have brought friends with us who stayed in other rooms, and I can say that all... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Everything about The Carlisle House made for a GREAT vacation! Heather has created such a relaxing, inviting retreat for vacationers to a busy island. From the plush towels provided for the beach to the homemade baked goods each morning it is a 5 star experience all around. Be sure to ask for her banana muffins in particular :) I wouldn't... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We recently stayed at the Carlisle House as part of an overnighter trip to Nantucket. The innkeeper, Heather, was so helpful in putting together not just a stay at the Carlisle House, but a whole experience for us. She worked with my admittedly quirky requests for, for example, champagne delivered to the room late at night while we were out,... More

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Address: 26 North Water Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
The Carlisle House Hotel Nantucket

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