Call us on 01442 617777 
Call us on 01442 617777 

 The Wauwinet 

A blend of historic charm and modern coastal elegance, our luxury resort is an oceanfront refuge with breath-taking views of the bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Nantucket's only member of Relais & Châteaux hotels, our iconic oceanfront resort offers inviting rooms and cottage suites, historic architecture, beaches, and local cuisine, surrounded by the beauty of Nantucket Island.  
Recently renovated, The Wauwinet, is an important Nantucket landmark hotel for White Elephant Resorts, a unique collection of hotels and resorts on beautiful Nantucket Island and in Palm Beach, Florida. With luxury boutique hotels along Nantucket Harbor and the Atlantic Ocean, White Elephant Resorts brings a timeless allure and refined charm to these East Coast destinations. Be immersed with breath-taking ocean views, golden sand beaches, historic architecture, and gastronomic adventure. 
Tell us more about your USA travel plans, and we'll create a tailor-made holiday, just for you. 
Call us: 01442 617 777 

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Nestled on the northeast shores of Nantucket Island, The Wauwinet neighbours Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge and a picturesque coastline. Discover idyllic beaches, stunning architecture, historic lighthouses, scenic bike trails, incredible cuisine, and New England charm. Nantucket is a place of dreamers, romantics, and adventurers. 


Escape to a charming coastal retreat on the northeast end of Nantucket Island. Located between the Atlantic Ocean and Nantucket Bay, our historic boutique hotel features 32 luxury guest rooms, suites, and four charming cottages across from the main hotel. Recently refreshed and renovated, The Wauwinet is the perfect escape with all delights of Nantucket Town a short distance away. 


Inspired by Nantucket's culinary spirit and fresh local foods, The Wauwinet offers a vibrant dining and drink scene at our in-house restaurant. Overlooking Nantucket Bay, TOPPER'S is a casual waterfront restaurant, serving fresh local seafood and island inspired cuisine along the water's edge. Enjoy outdoor dining on the lively deck, experience a wine paring with the help of our Sommelier team, or order up your favourite foods. 

Facilities and Activities 

Discover an unmatched vacation experience on the beautiful island of Nantucket at The Wauwinet. Enjoy luxury amenities, outdoor activities, and incredible experiences on the shores of Nantucket Bay. The Wauwinet is an iconic Nantucket beach resort and a refuge for the soul. Walk to the pristine beaches on the Atlantic Ocean and Nantucket Bay or spend the day kayaking and paddle boarding. Savour local cuisine and seafood at TOPPER'S and take a cruise on the Lady Wauwinet. Explore the island on our free bicycles or hop on our complimentary shuttle to town. The Wauwinet is the ideal destination for your escape. 
Build Your Tailor-Made Holiday to the USA 
Interested in booking a tailor-made holiday to the USA or have any other questions? Give us a call on 01442 617777 or fill out our contact form below. 
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