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Vanessa Noel Hotel (VNH)

5 Chestnut Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
#12 of 13 Hotels in Nantucket
45 Reviews 3 of 5 stars
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Our room was tiny and that was not mentioned on the hotel's website. It was only slightly larger than a full size bed. The shower was similarly small and there was barely enough room for one person to stand. That aside, the staff were very nice. The hotel is close to everything and very convenient to get in and out... More

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Cranston, Rhode Island, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

First of all, you have to be fit to climb the almost vertical staircase up 2 flights. The room is called by them "cozy". It is extremely small. The bathroom is small. My husband and I hit our elbows constantly on the shelves in the shower. One person allowed at a time. You cannot use the sink and have someone... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I recently spent a long weekend at this charming hotel…with the most comfortable bed I ever slept on! The exquisitely furnished room was spotless, the bathroom had all one could ask for and Hermes toiletries to boot! Vanessa’s staff was welcoming and accommodating. I can’t wait to go back!

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
4 reviews 4 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I went for my husband for a two night stay and it was awful. The first room was dirty, the paint was peeling off the ceiling, the tv was broke, and there were bugs in the lighting fixture. They moved us to a second room which had the same problems. We were then moved into the Vanessa Noel from the... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013 via mobile

The check in process took 15 minutes because the woman behind the desk was torn between checking me in and attending to a casual personal phone call. The room was cozy and the bed was very comfortable. The location of the hotel was also very good. When it came time to check out, the front office door was locked and... More

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Chicago, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

This hotel's only good qualities are the location and the staff. The Stiletto Room had paint hanging from the ceiling with a 3 by 4 foot dark water stain. Windows with broken panes and chipped paint are everywhere. The faucet in the bathroom leaked causing water to run everywhere. This hotel is absolutely not worth the price. Keep looking.

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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

This was easily the smallest room my wife and I have ever stayed in. There was barely enough room to turn around or open a suitcase. At $350 per night that was a serious disappointment The air conditioner in the room was ver loud, and it occasionally spit out small chunks of ice The TV was fuzzy, and not very... More

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East Aurora, New York
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Beware when booking at this hotel. Their website advertises amazing things. And likely they are partially true. But the hotel consists of two buildings, the Vanessa Noel and the Hotel Green. The first apparently is as described, the second is where they stuck us. For the price we paid, we were fairly shocked when arriving in the room. What was... More

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Palm Beach, Florida
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

If you book a $130/ night Inn on Nantucket, you would get the same thing and it would probably be cleaner and nicer. Extension Cords to an 8 way connector at outlet are certainly a fire hazard. Doors wouldn't open or close properly. Looks like the room was painted with primer only, drywall screws on patchwork not even covered. Half... More

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Chatham, NJ
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

If this is a boutique hotel then a room at the Y is a three Star Hotel. The only thing "Boutique" about it were the little bottles of shampoo and the white bathrobes. My room was in the attic and I didn't even have a bathroom in my room. I had to go out in the hall to access my... More

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Additional Information about Vanessa Noel Hotel (VNH)

Address: 5 Chestnut Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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