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8 Chester Steet, Nantucket, MA 02554
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Centerboard Inn
Ranked #2 of 40 Nantucket B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a comfy and relaxing place to enjoy a very pricey but beautiful island! Loved the contemporary beachy decor. Our room (#7), was lower level, but cute and cosy. The extra loft bed was large and comfortable for even a tall adult. Barbara was welcoming and helpful in finding us lunch/dinner options. Breakfast was delicious, and had healthy options. Much... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Barbara was so hospitable and generous with her time. We loved sitting with her and hearing all her stories about the island--what to see, where to eat, history. She was very patient and answered all our questions. The Inn was beautiful....beautifully decorated---so quaint with all modern amenities. I will definitely return and steered others in the direction of The Centerboard... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely beautiful B&B! So welcoming and delicious breakfast! Barbara was a true islander and made our visit wonderful - she knew her way around for sure! We enjoyed speaking with her every morning!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the best hotels I have stayed at on Nantucket, and one that I will come back to. The rooms are very high quality and they are also extremely modern. Also the beds are very comfortable, which is something that is hard to find.

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New Ashford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

When my wife and I travel to Nantucket, we always take our bicycles. The ease of use of bikes on Nantucket depends somewhat on where you stay. One way, narrow roads and heavy cobblestones can be treacherous. The Centerboard`s location offers a fairly easy in and out on bikes to town center and points south and west. From the Inn... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The rest of the reviews cover the food, rooms, wifi, etc, very well -- and they're all excellent. This review deals with the owner, Barbara -- a truly genuine and caring human being. My wife, my 3 year old daughter and I went there for the Christmas Stroll. We were due to arrive Thursday night and leave on Sunday. A... More 

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Madison, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

My wife and I just returned from Nantucket and Christmas Stroll weekend, where we celebrated out 20th Anniversary. Having discovered the Centerboard on-line, I was at first a bit nervous. I must say, Barbara and Luke quickly alleviated any concerns I had. Their attention to detail, warm hospitality and willingness to do whatever it took to make our experience memorable,... More 

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Barrington, Rhode Island
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My wife and 7 yr. old daughter had a wonderful stay over Thanksgiving weekend. So many times, reality is at odds with photos and optimistic descriptions that are posted online. In this instance, the two coincide. The room and accommodations exceeded our expectations. We have stayed at several other B & B's over the years, on the Cape, the Vineyard... More 

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Warwick, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

From the moment we stepped off the ferry, my husband and I were treated like royalty! Barbara and Luke made our special weekend perfect, from the "chauffeur service" throughout the weekend, to the assistance getting ready for our wedding ceremony at Brant Point. They went above and beyond for our ceremony: Barbara drove my husband to Brant Point Light, came... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

My wife and I spent a weekend on Nantucket this November and we stayed at the Centerboard Inn. The Centerboard is a quick walk to the center of town and literally directly across the street from American Seasons, one of the best restaurants on the island. Our room was beautifully decorated and very comfortable. Barbara, the innkeeper, was a great... More 

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Address: 8 Chester Steet, Nantucket, MA 02554
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Location: United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Centerboard Hotel Nantucket

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