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Hawthorn House

2 Chestnut St., Nantucket, MA 02554
Hawthorn House
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have summered on ACK for years. We returned for an August wedding and had the best experience so we extended our stay. ALL SUPERLATIVES. CLEAN - WONDERFUL INN KEEPERS, so pleasant and helpful. We look forward to returning this season and often.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We visit Nantucket every year and we have stayed at a different BnB every time. We stayed at the Hawthorn House because it was rated one of the top 5 on the island. Not for us. Where to begin? First it isn't really a BnB. A $5 coupon to be redeemed at a coffee shop is not breakfast. The house... More 

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Man-from-Nantucket, Owner at Hawthorn House, responded to this review

To begin with let me say, all reviews are helpful so we thank this reviewer even though his disappointments are out of our control and have basically been addressed in earlier responses to earlier reviews. We always encourage our guests to be proactive and let us know of an occurring issue so that we may address it while you are... More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We spent three nights at the Hawthorn House in May. It was the perfect place for us to stay. Comfortable and clean rooms, helpful staff, great rates and an awesome location. There isn't a restaurant but they provided a voucher for breakfast at an in-town cafe. One day we picked up some snacks and Cisco Brewery beers from the market... More 

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Mashpee, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Kind of a last minute trip to Nantucket in June necessitate us finding a room that was below $300 for the night. Hawthorn House fit that bill ($125), but we were worried why it was so inexpensive at that time of year. Well located down the street from the Whaling Museum, and a short walk to downtown. The owner was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

We recently stayed at the Hawthorn House for our anniversary trip. We couldn't have asked for much more. You can't beat the price or location. Wasn't fancy but was very nice. The breakfast voucher were a plus. Perfect for us.

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

With very nice owners. Compared with other properties on the Island, this is a very fair deal. We kept our boat at the Boat Basin so it was a nice alternative to staying on the boat, especially when the weather wasn't that great

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Madison, AL
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I stayed in Room 5, at the back of the house, with bath across the common area. My room had a sweet private balcony, a comfy bed, fridge and plenty of closet space. The hosts were there if I needed them, and other guests were friendly. Vouchers for breakfast led me to discover charming bakeries near by. A wonderful experience!... More 

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nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My wife and I stayed at this very centrally located B&B for 3 days. The owners are very helpful and accommodating. The rooms were comfortable and clean and had a TV. We enjoyed the coffee maker with all sorts of varieties of coffee and tea available. We were fine with the vouchers for breakfast as it gave one a chance... More 

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Woodstock, Connecticut
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My husband just stayed at the Hawthorn House. It's in a very convenient location, right in town. The rooms are very clean. My complaint is the noise outside. We didn't go to bed early, but when we did there was so much noise on the street. In the very early morning the garbage trucks are out nesting you don't need... More 

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Man-from-Nantucket, Owner at Hawthorn House, responded to this review

We thank this reviewer for bringing the matter regarding the A/C unit in her room to our attention. Unbeknownst to us the unit had retained some water from the hurricane that recently passed by and indeed was making noise inconsistent with normal operation. This was soon remedied with a simple tilt of the unit. We wish this reviewer had brought... More 

Darien, Illinois
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Exactly as promised a nice room in the middle of everything. The breakfast portion of the B&B is around the corner but can't complain about the bakery. The blueberry muffins are amazing. Hawthorne House is a perfect location and setup if you spend time out and about as it allows you to drop by for a testy or to drop... More 

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