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Anchor Inn

66 Centre Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
Anchor 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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Pawcatuck, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my idea of the perfect Nantucket B&B, clean comfortable rooms, a cozy common room to relax in, lovely porch for morning coffee and muffins and nice patio outside. What more could one need. There are tv's for those that must have them, but we were there for four nights and never turned it on. Ann and Charles were... More 

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Westport, Connecticut
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Traditional, rustic, and cozy B&B. Wonderful owner, Ann, great location, very comfortable, inviting spot. Would absolutely come back. Room was quiet and clean. My only suggestion for improvement - bed was just okay, mattress was a little too soft, and pillows were not comfortable - too hard. Down pillows or synthetic down pillows would be a big improvement. Continental breakfast... More 

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Cumberland, ME
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The Anchor Inn is a short walk from both ferry terminals. We came in on the Hy-line, dropped our bags off at the inn, as we arrived well before check-in, and headed out for lunch and a good explore of the center of town. We liked being on the edge of town, where it isn't so noisy, yet everything was... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Perfect Location to main street. The house has so much history and very charming. Charles, I want your muffin recipe. This B&B has a cute courtyard for coffee and breakfast outside. Ann went the extra step to secure our tour arrangements for us and then travel plans back to the ferry. We would love to come back someday. Joan and... More 

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NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Having just read a recent review titled "Perfection," we couldn't agree more. We were delighted with the Anchor Inn. From the start Ann was welcoming, comfortable to talk with, and had good recommendations for restaurants, particular beaches, and other things to do. The location is perfect as it is not in the 'downtown' but is so close that you can... More 

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new york city
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I know Nantucket so well I could navigate the streets with my eyes closed. And yet I had no first hand information about the Anchor Inn until my husband and I stayed there last week. What a surprise! It's a lovely antique house a short walk from Main Street and it is quite easy to imagine oneself as not being... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The hostess was quite rude. When my friend and I checked in, we had an additional friend with us who was staying at another hotel with another group of people. The hostess repeatedly told us that there is a 2 person occupancy. We responded that we were aware of that and that our friend was staying at another Inn with... More 

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nantucketanchorinn, Owner at Anchor Inn, responded to this review

This comment is very upsetting to us. We hope others will read our many other reviews and consider the whole picture. This was July 4th weekend. These two women guests arrived at our inn with two additional women that they invited into their room, with their luggage. We have occupancy limits of only 2 per room, and as an innkeeper... More 

New York
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27 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Another great stay at the Anchor Inn. Ann is a lovely hostess and even though we had to ride out Hurricane Arthur on the night of 7/4 we were very comfortable, opting to sit on the wonderful enclosed porch, drink wine and play cards. Although there were quite a few branches down around the island, everything was cleaned up at... More 

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Nebraska City, Nebraska
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36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

From the first time I talked to Ann on the phone to make reservations I felt welcome. Ann is very kind and helpful. The Inn is so lovely and quaint. Just what we expected to find in Nantucket. Nantucket is so magical and this is the perfect place to stay as it is full of history and charm. A bit... More 

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New York, NY
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Anchor Inn is a very comfortable place to stay. Ann and Dennis were very helpful and personable and made our stay easy. Ann gave us a quick tour at check-in and recommended some things to do during our stay. We were there during the Opera Cup race and watched the rainbow fleet, at her suggestion. The room had everything we... More 

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