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Travel Tips For Visiting the City


What is The Wauwinet Lady?

The Wauwinet Lady The Wauwinet's own private 21 passenger boat. In addition to guest use through our seasonal activity schedule and seasonal transfers from White Elephant hotel for dinner and lunch reservations at TOPPER'S we also offer private charters aboard The Wauwinet Lady, as well as special hors d'oeuvres and customized drink selections. For more information

Are pets allowed at the Wauwinet?

Sorry, pets are not permitted at The Wauwinet. However, our sister property on Nantucket Island, The Cottages & Lofts at the Boat Basin, allows dogs in designated pet-friendly accommodations. Of course, service animals are welcome.

Can the hotel assist in planning activities in Nantucket?

Our Pre-arrival Concierge can contact you prior to arrival to make restaurant and spa reservations, arrange car and bicycle rentals, book island excursions, and assist you in planning the perfect Nantucket vacation.

When does the hotel close for the season?

The Wauwinet and TOPPER'S restaurant will close for the season beginning on October 29th, 2021. Guests can continue making reservations for stays in the 2019 and we look forward to serving you when the hotel and restaurant reopen on April 15th, 2021.