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The Carlisle House Inn

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Al the right attributes. The Inn has a wonderful history, dating back to the 1700's. It has a great environment, friendly caring staff, great continental breakfast, close to downtown. We recommend it highly.

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Carlislehouseinn, Owner at The Carlisle House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. It was a pleasure seeing you again! We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. More 

Mashpee, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

This was my first ever overnight stay on Nantucket and we couldn't have picked a better place to spend the weekend. Heather, our inn-keeper, was warm and welcoming from beginning to end...not to mention her baking talents. The rooms were cozy and comfortable as were the fireplaced parlor and sunny breakfast room. Great location too. I'm sure this won't be... More 

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Carlislehouseinn, Owner at The Carlisle House Inn, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure having you stay with us, and we look forward to welcoming you again soon! More 

Falmouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I stayed in the Sankaty room of the Carlisle House and loved it! The room was spacious with wood burning fireplace and easy duralog for a romantic evening fireside. Heather, the innkeeper, was incredibly welcoming and made phenomenal baked goods and my favorite, popovers every morning. Comfortable front parlor for hanging out on the ground floor and a breakfast porch... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at the Carlisle House Inn for a long spring weekend. The inn has all the charm of Nantucket, with beautiful rooms, a bright little porch for a cozy cup of coffee, and great pair of paintings of the owners fine ancestors. Also, the location can't be beat. Situated a couple blocks from down town, it's... More 

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

I had some business to do on Nantucket and stayed and the Carlisle House Inn. Upon entering my room I was pleasantly surprised at how adorable the room was so I snapped a photo and sent it to my girlfriend. She immediately texted back romantic and I had better book a romantic weekend with her there! The entire place is... More 

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Carlislehouseinn, Owner at The Carlisle House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It was such fun having you and your colleagues stay with us. We look forward to having you and your girlfriend visit us in the near future! More 

Red Hook, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

My husband & I returned to Carlisle House Inn on Nantucket for a long Valentine's Weekend. We've been to Carlisle 3 times before, in all different seasons, & love it each & every time. Heather is the perfect host -attentive & knowledgeable, yet reserved. The continental breakfast is a perfect mix of homemade breads, muffins, fresh fruit, yogurt. The rooms... More 

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Georgetown, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

We are repeat customers of the Carlisle House Inn and highly recommend to others. We always visit in the summer, but recently have been coming off season. We recently visited for a long weekend in November. The island takes on a whole different persona. It's chilly, so fireplaces, 24x7 coffee/hot chocolate/tea, and robes are just some of the reasons to... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

I've been going to the Carlisle House Inn for over 15 years since the owner, Heather, is kind, thoughtful, and attentive. She provides impeccable service. The inn itself is charming, with clean rooms of varying size. I highly recommend the Carlisle House Inn to anyone looking for a pleasant, relaxing stay in Nantucket, all easy walking distance to the town... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

We recently stayed at the Carlisle House for a long Labor Day weekend. While the inn is okay it is lacking in hospitality. The innkeeper seems only vaguely interested in interacting with the guests and appears to do only the bare minimum to stay competitive in the Nantucket market. For example, the continental breakfast served was sparse and appeared to... More 

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Carlislehouseinn, Owner at The Carlisle House Inn, responded to this review

As owner and resident innkeeper, I am very disappointed to see this review and sorry that this guest had a less than ideal experience. My staff and I work extremely hard to provide our guests a warm, welcoming and friendly atmosphere. With up to 30 guests when the inn is full, it is not always possible to catch every guest... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Get inn we were on third floor Breakfast terrific Wine and cheese was special one night provided by inn Beach towels are provided Water is hot and pretty good pressure AC works TV good for rainy day 1 block from town Lively garden Heather is a good chat I biked 6 miles each day bike paths are easy for kids

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic charm and convenience are the hallmarks of this year-round downtown inn, formerly a whaling captain's home, situated just five minutes' walk from the ferries, shops, restaurants and beaches. Enjoy a warm and welcoming atmosphere and a variety of rooms to suit any traveler, from singles and double with shared bath to spacious queens, kings and suites with private baths. Free Wifi, A/C, TVs in every room, including some large flat-screen HDTVs. Four guest rooms have working fireplaces. Included in your rate is a delicious continental breakfast featuring home-baked breads and muffins, seasonal fruits, yogurts, cereals, coffee and tea. Common areas include a cozy parlor, guest office and lovely garden. We look forward to welcoming you at any time of year! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Carlisle House Inn

Address: 26 N Water St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3548
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Price Range: $139 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
The Carlisle House Hotel Nantucket
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