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Ships Inn

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13 Fair Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
Ships Inn
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Rating summary
  • 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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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Ships Inn. The restaurant is located in the lower level of the B&B. The decor is charming, atmosphere charming. The our dinners were delicious with generous portions. Don't miss having one of their soufflés -we had the Grand Marnier-well worth ordering ahead with dinner. Our server was charming, attentive and very... More 

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Lugano, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Everyone told me so many good things about it. Service is great, Food not gtreat. My wild salmon was cold and raw,I send it to cook and came back same. A vegetable rissoto was not great the dessert was nice A berries soufle

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Boston, Massachusetts
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Have you noticed a trend in these reviews? The location is just steps from Main St. The breakfast is included and it is delicious. Fresh and all homemade! Mary Lou and Bob are very accommodating. The house is historical so it has character and charm. Very clean.

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South Salem, New York, United States
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

What a wonderful Bed & Breakfast!! We arrived around 1130a (from the boat) and headed to Fair Street - met Mary Lou and Bob right away...and immediately felt at home. We were able to ck in early and get settled. Mary Lou hooked us up with a permit for parking our car and a wonderful recommendation for lunch (Cru) and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I stayed at the Ships Inn for two nights when I was on Island for a wedding. The best part of the Ships Inn was the breakfast and location. It's less than a 10 minute walk to the Hy-Line Ferry, straight wharf area. The breakfast was fantastic. It's a continental style, but with authentic breakfast options. The baked hash-browns were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the bed and breakfast for a long weekend while visiting for a wedding. Everything was wonderful. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Staff was very accommodating and professional. Breakfast was wonderful! Unfortunatly we didn't get to eat dinner, but the family members we were visiting said we really missed out and they highly recommended it. Located on a... More 

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Just had a fun overnight at the Ships Inn. The location is insanely good - 1 and a 1/2 blocks on a quiet street away from Main Street. Mary Lou was extremely welcoming and the afternoon snacks and breakfast were good. I was with 3 friends and we ended up having the 2 rooms on the main floor. The Nantucket... More 

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Boston
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We spent three great days here in August. Our room was very comfortable and clean. The Innkeepers were very helpful and accommodating; when they found out we had a late ferry, they told us we could stay in our room past checkout time. Based on the delicious breakfasts we will definitely try the restaurant next time. Will definitely go back.

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Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This inn is ideally located within walking distance to town/ferries and easy access to the bike trails. They are very accommodating, we arrived to the island early and were able to keep our bags at the inn while we explored downtown. On departure day, we were also able to use the inn to keep our bikes and bags until we... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The Ships Inn is a lovely, comfortable, and wonderful Inn nestled in a perfect location as well as on a quiet street close to Main Street. The morning breakfast is all homemade, excellent, and delicious by the friendly Inn Keeper, Mary Lou. The restaurant within the Inn is one of the best on the island. Mary Lou as the Inn... More 

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