Historic house in Town of Nantucket

House - Private room · Orange St, Nantucket, MA 02554, United States

The Space

A bedroom is offered in an historic home built in 1796 and listed with two historical societies. The home is situated in a residential area of the downtown historic district and is a five-minute walk from cobblestoned Main Street.
The bedroom is 11' X 12' and contains one double bed, two bureaus, two chairs and a variety of needlepoint works and other art as wall hangings. The room has an en suite bathroom with shower/tub; and a closet.
The four windows in the bedroom offer views of the home's garden and of the colonial residences surrounding it and is situated at the rear of the home which offers quiet.
Wireless internet is provided. A light breakfast of coffee, juice and toast is included. The room is not equipped with a television or fridge. It is equipped with a fan, space heater, alarm clock and hair dryer.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: $10 / night after the first guest
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Security Deposit: $100
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 10:00 AM
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Cancellation: Moderate

Overall Guest Satisfaction

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  • Thomas was a very easy going host and check-in was a breeze. The location of the home is a lovely and very short stroll from Main Street, which for me is an ideal location.

    December 2013
  • Our stay in Nantucket was great. Thomas was kind and easy going. The room had everything we needed for our stay .. Towels, extra blankets, blow dryer etc... The space is small and tidy and reminds you that you are in an island full of history and beautiful old structures. Location is close to Main Street with everything walking distance. We recommended a stay at Thomas's. A bonus is Thomas prepares a small early breakfast if you request it.

    October 2013
  • Thomas was an excellent host and his house made for a great "base" near town for our weekend. Thanks Tom!

    October 2013
  • beautiful home & location. clean and historic and perfectly located on the island. we had a blast. thanks Tom!

    October 2013
  • Excellent location! Very easy check in. Thomas is a great host, he has thought of everything you would need in your room. Everything was great, can't wait to go back.

    September 2013
  • We felt welcomed from the first moment. Tom showed us the spaces we could consider "ours", including a garden table and chairs, the passage through the historic house up the winding stairs to the bedroom and bath. He went over the various points on his checklist and asked our preference for breakfast timing. He also gave us good advice on where to eat, which bike paths were new, and how to get to Downy-Flake for their wonderful donuts. He offered us juice, freshly-ground coffee and toast with jam every morning.

    September 2013
  • Tom was friendly and helpful. The room is quite comfortable. I was able to use the yard to relax. Highly recommend.

    September 2013
  • I had 2 days on Nantucket and wanted to see it all. With Tom's advice I did just that. If you are a single female and worried about staying in the home of a single man DON'T BE. Tom is as kind as the day is long. Perfect location to downtown. Would go back again for a longer period of time. Thanks Tom.....

    September 2013
  • Great stay. Staying with Thomas was like living in a piece of history. The room was very clean, the bed comfortable & Thomas was a friendly, knowledgable and obliging host. We would highly recommend a stay with Thomas.

    September 2013
  • Awesome stay with Thomas ! We will be back again !

    August 2013
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Retired teacher and administrator. Descendant of the first European settler on Nantucket. Aspiring to be a better cook. Traveled extensively. Sailor, handyman, enjoy thought-provoking movies; and history.
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