Stay: Aug 23-28 2009
Beach: (Grade - B+)
2 Beaches, one on nantucket bay (mainly for sailing) and atlantic (for sunbathing). Both of them are nearly private.
Facility: (Grade - A)
Rooms are nicely appointed with a comfortable bed, small ceiling fan and LCD TV/DVD Player.
Facility is well maintained. Lawns chairs facing the bay is great. Perfect for Rest and Relaxation.
Internet nook for the web-addicted guests.
Loved the no cell phone on public spaces policy.
Food: (Grade - A)
We had a few meals (both dinner and launch) at Topper's which was excellent.
Dinner: $87 3 course pre-fix. Must try: Spicy tuna roll, Beef wellington, Sorbet
Lunch : Must try: Tomato soup, fried chicken, Onion rings
Breakfast: We had it in our room and it really was fit for a king.
Activity/Entertainment: (Grade - B+)
Biking, sailing etc. are available for the willing. Or for the rest inclined: DVD/Library
Mainly couples of about 60% over 50, 40% between 30-50.
Service: (Grade - A)
Very helpful, willing to please, always smiling and always wanting to help. Attentive without being intrusive.
Concierge will take care of all the planning for you.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- THE WAUWINET is situated in between the Atlantic Ocean and Nantucket Bay, The Wauwinet is the island's only Relais & Châteaux hotel. An adults-only escape, it is the stuff of storybook romance. Its grounds are beautifully landscaped, with unmatched views and access to two beaches - one on the ocean and one on the bay. The 33-room inn is a study in luxe comfort, from Pratesi linens to antique furnishings and private sundecks. TOPPER'S, its New American cuisine restaurant, is consistently ranked one of the top in New England. A continual recipient of Wine Spectator's "Grand Award," the restaurant features over 1,400 American and international wine vintages. Guests who want a casual open-air lunch can linger on TOPPER's Deck before ambling out to the beach for sunbathing, a little fishing, or a boat trip. The relaxing and effective menu of treatments features therapies using locally-sourced ingredients. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- The Wauwinet Hotel Nantucket
- Wauwinet Hotel Nantucket
- Wauwinet Nantucket