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Nantucket Vacation Rentals

Nantucket Travel Guide

Home to beautiful beaches, Nantucket in Massachusetts is a summer haven for many vacationers. 39 miles south of Cape Code, the island boasts blue sea, sand dunes and stunning lighthouses on the shore. For visitors who want to be active, there are miles of bike trails and water sports available to enjoy. You won't be disappointed with the dining options in town either -- there's everything from fine dining on the beach to casual restaurants where you can unwind in the evenings. One thing’s for sure; your appetite will be satisfied in Nantucket! Plus, when the sun goes down, there are live jazz and rock bands, among the vibrant nightlife.

Things to Do in Nantucket

A popular beach in Nantucket is Madaket Beach. Vacationers flock here to sunbathe and surf during the day, as well as watch the incredible sunsets by night. You can also enjoy Brant Point Beach where travelers and locals flock to relax and watch the harbor, as well as visit the second oldest lighthouse in the country. Elsehwere, Surfside Beach is a family-friendly place, with lifeguards and beach games. To learn more about Nantucket’s whaling history, head to the Nantucket Whaling Museum where you can even see a 46 ft bull sperm whale skeleton.

Best Places to Stay in Nantucket

There is everything from luxury resorts, comfortable hotels and budget inns on the island of Nantucket, meaning there's something for everyone.

Best Time to Visit Nantucket

The most popular time to visit Nantucket is during the summer months, when there isn’t a cloud in the sky and the sun is shining.

Price and Availability Index in Nantucket

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Nantucket is in July, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Nantucket is in the high season in August. Nantucket has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Nantucket tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Thursday. Vacation homes in Nantucket tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Nantucket

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Nantucket. The hottest month in Nantucket is June, when temperatures peak at 85 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 6 ˚F. The wettest month in Nantucket is September with 11.08 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 1.06 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Nantucket

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 11888 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Nantucket ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Nantucket comes in at $10 per night. A typical accommodation in Nantucket costs on average $1145 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 2570 accommodations in Nantucket that have WiFi. 264 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 76 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Nantucket, you'll want to pick from 2256 places to stay that provide parking. 260 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 518 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 8 providers in Nantucket, including 1264 places to stay from Airbnb, 890 accommodations from VRBO and 502 places to stay from Homeaway

4892 accommodations in Nantucket have been reviewed: 57% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 1660 places to stay right now.

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