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The Periwinkle B&B

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9 N Water St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3521 See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Small size inn with staff that are personable and helpful. Inn is clean and well manged. Well stocked kitchen. Would like to see a better recipe for chocolate chip cookies. Quiet neighborhood and convenient location to center of town.

Thank BDL25
Response from Gail N, Manager at The Periwinkle B&BResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind words, we appreciate any feedback. Hope to see you on the island your next visit.

Innkeeper's Favorite Review
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Quaint inn with nice rooms. Full access to kitchen with breakfast every morning and coffee & tea. Cookies served in the afternoon. Very helpful staff. Great location to walk downtown in no time. Cute backyard as well.More

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Response from periwinkleinn, Manager at The Periwinkle B&BResponded July 13, 2018

Thank You for your kind words! We are so happy that you enjoyed the Periwinkle ambiance of small café, location and garden. We are so convenient to Nantucket Whaling Museum, ferries, fine dining, live theatre and galleries. Hope to see you on your next trip...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been coming to the island for many years now. This was our first time staying at the Periwinkle inn. We had booked more last minute than usual as we had decided to get one last trip in before the arrival of our baby. Our...More

Thank CMiche47
Response from Gail N, Manager at The Periwinkle B&BResponded 1 week ago

So sorry that your time with us was disappointing. sounds like a real off-day, because we pride ourselves on cleanliness, comfortable beds and nice yogurts, etc in the morning. We also have a regular coffee machine and would have been happy to make a pot....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Nantucket for labour day weekend and booked the room last minute. The hotel was clean and pretty. But the room was extremely tight for a room at the price of $450/night. The location was good but then the island is very small...More

Thank tatilci2008
Response from Gail N, Manager at The Periwinkle B&BResponded 1 week ago

I'm sorry that the room was tight for you, when it is not too busy we have deluxe queens and deluxe kings that are bigger than the small queens The Tashtego is our smallest most compact queen, but the distant harbor view makes it a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Periwinkle B&B is a charming Inn filled with warmth. The charm of the Inn began simply with a call to Gail, who greeted us kindly on the phone and then in person in a manner that belies the character of the property. She provided our...More

Thank Craig T
Response from Gail N, Manager at The Periwinkle B&BResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Craig, for your kind words. Other guests enjoy reading reviews, and yours is up there on top:--) Glad that you all enjoyed your stay, looking forward to your return. Best!

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The Periwinkle Inn delivers wonderful Nantucket getaways in a great location with comfort, charm and personal attention. Three doors from the Historic Nantucket Whaling Museum. Only 3-4 blocks from ...More Children's Beach. 1/2 mile to Jetties' Beach & beachside dining. Four small blocks from the Steamship Ferry & bicycle/car rentals. Close to downtown live theatre, movies & fine dining. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
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$208 - $500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Periwinkle Guest House Hotel Nantucket
United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
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Chris K
June 27, 2017|
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Response from Gail N | Property representative |
Hello! We have 10 rooms, one is a Junior family suite w/ 2 rooms and that room shares their family bath. We have 2 kings, 3 small queens and 2 deluxe queens all with pvt baths. on the 3rd floor we have 2 rooms, the... More
August 25, 2015|
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Response from periwinkleinn | Property representative |
Hello Dawn! Tipping is up to the discretion of our guests. I'm sure you can get information from the Xhale Yoga people re: shade options & whether hey operate on Nantucket beaches & whether cabanas are provided. Gail/Mgr
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