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This was our first visit to Nantucket Island. The Centerboard Inn is lovely -- both cozy and stylish, and Barbara is a warm and gracious host. The location is perfect, just a few minutes walk from the town center, but far enough out that finding a spot to park our jeep was never a problem. Our room was immaculate and... More 

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Duxbury, MA
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We celebrated Thanksgiving on island with family this year and enjoyed a three night stay at the Centerboard Inn. It was wonderful! Barbara is a warm and engaging hostess who has thought of everything for her guests. She was very accommodating with our check in time and dietary needs. The rooms are so comfortable with lovely sheets & towels. We... More 

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Miami, FL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently had the opportunity to visit Nantucket for a few days last week to celebrate a wedding. Having researched the area we decided not to stay where the other guests were located, at a hotel type lodging around the corner, and opting instead for the warmth of a b and b. Our expectations were high, having been frequently impressed... More 

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Thank Michael F
Newport, Rhode Island
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the my third stay at The Centerboard, and as expected, it was perfection! My friends and I stayed in rooms 6 and 7, around the back and it was perfect for us! Rooms are spacious and comfortable. I loved the addition, since my last visit of the coffee makers in each room! The beds and linens were perfection... More 

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Thank Lindsey V
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at Centerboard Inn before, so when my husband and I were married in Newport, RI 11-12, we needed a place for a mini-moon. We contemplated going south but the appeal of a quiet Nantucket week full of R&R and a fireplace seemed perfect. And that it was. Barbara is so lovely and went out of her way... More 

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Harwich, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We and another couple, good friends, just returned from Nantucket and a stay at Centerboard Inn. We all loved our stay and would highly recommend it to anyone looking to experience all that Nantucket has to offer. The Inn is casual and comfortable with a seaside decor and a warm ambience that makes you feel like you're staying in the... More 

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Thank Art C
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Early September my sister and I visited Nantucket and stayed at Centerboard Inn. We were charmed instantly, immersed in the whole New England experience. We stayed in the down stairs Boathouse room and it was perfect for us, with the private entrance and quaint patio right out our steps. The best part of the inn by far however, was Barbara,... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Centerboard is located on a very quiet street in a residential area, easy walk from the ferry. The reception was very nice and friendly. Decor is chic modern and beachy. Clearly a lot of money was put into renovating this house to modern standards. My room was very pleasant, typical old Nantucket style, with modern touches. You can see the... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We only spent a night at the Centerboard Inn but it was a pleasant stay. The Inn is conveniently located to downtown, easy walking distance to shops, Whaling museum, stores and restaurants. The rooms was comfortable and the breakfast was tasty.

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Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your brief visit. More 

Mansfield, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited the Centerboard inn for one night and searched all over the island for a nice, reasonable place! It was BEYOND our expectations!! Barbara was awesome and so helpful with food recommendations and things to do! She made sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed and was always available! The inn was impeccably kept... More 

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Barbara_Innkeeper, Manager at Centerboard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Jessica! For a tiny island, we really do have a lot to offer! I'm really into the food scene, as NantucketFoodie on social media and I write cookbooks, but I also enjoy exploring the island off the beaten path. So, if you want a tiny bistro or fine dining… or you want to relax on a secluded beach... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formerly a whaling captain's family manse, the 1886 Victorian structure, now a popular Nantucket MA bed and breakfast, was completely remodeled by new owners Paul and Lauri Benk in 2012. The interior has been painted and detailed; the floors refinished; furnishings, fixtures, carpeting and rugs have been replaced; and perhaps most importantly, all beds have been replaced and fitted to be luscious and inviting; featuring fine linens from Frette, Matouk and Serena & Lily. Sumptuous down duvets top all beds at this Nantucket luxury inn, along with fluffy fresh down pillows (of course down-alternatives are available if you have allergies). Each guest room at this lovely Nantucket bed and breakfast has an individual refrigerator, air conditioning, and a beautiful private bath featuring Frette towels and bathrobes and Malin-Goetz spa amenities. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the Inn and iPads are now available for guests to use during their stay ... more   less 

Additional Information about Centerboard Inn

Address: 8 Chester St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3505
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Price Range: £115 - £355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Centerboard Hotel Nantucket
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“There is just 1 room on the first floor, right next to the front door and reception, I prefer the second floor for being quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles BillGibson1, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had room 4 but on website all rooms looked same excellent standard”
 of 5 bubbles Suzanne123321, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 3, a corner room, so windows on 2 sides. It was on the 2nd floor and very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Anne_R_Hutson, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“quieter floors, very clean linens”
 of 5 bubbles 245philipc, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Watch out for Room 3, the shower is not big enough for a person over 6 feet tall. Its the only draw back”
 of 5 bubbles rubyfoody, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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