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The Wauwinet.

Hotel and restaurant on the seafront. United States,Nantucket

Unique in the world: tour nearby Siasconset in the hotel’s prized 1948 Woody (a vintage Chevy Fleetmaster station wagon).

Eric and Bettina Landt, Maîtres de Maison, present their property:

The Wauwinet is a quaint, elegant retreat built in 1860 on the northeastern shore of Nantucket, at the edge of the Great Point Wildlife Sanctuary. It boasts a beautiful private bay and ocean beaches, so guests can choose between the lively Atlantic surf or the calm warmer waters bayside. Spend time just relaxing, whale spotting, going on lobstering excursions or taking surfcasting or cooking lessons. Drive the scenic back roads to Great Point, or tour nearby Siasconset in the hotel’s prized 1948 Woody (a vintage Chevy Fleetmaster station wagon). The Wauwinet’s restaurant, Topper’s, with its expansive bay views, is accessible by land or by sea aboard the Wauwinet Lady.


Disabled access

All rooms are air conditioned

Wifi hot spot

Children welcome from 12 years

Car park

Air-conditioned restaurant

High-speed Internet access

Sports & Leisure

On site

Tennis on site




Mountain biking

Lobster boat trip

In the vicinity



The Wauwinet,
Relais & Châteaux Member since 2000

120 Wauwinet Road,

P.O. Box 2580,

Nantucket - Massachusetts
MA 02584 (New England) United States

Tel.: + 1 800 426 87 18

Fax: + 1 508 228 67 12

Owners: Stephen and Jill Karp
Maîtres de Maison: Eric and Bettina Landt
Chef: Kyle Zachary

How to get there?

At the roundabout, take Milestone Road for about 1/4 mile. Turn left on Polpis Road and continue for 5 miles, then turn left on Wauwinet Road to the end of the road (about 2 miles). The Wauwinet is on your left.

Nantucket 13 km

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Central reservation office (United States)

1 800 735 2478

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Annual closing :

From November to May.
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