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Breezy, wraparound veranda, top cliff historic residential location preferred for sophisticated travelers looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Century House provides the classic Nantucket experience. Located within walking distance to beach, restaurants and town tucked away. Luxury renovated rooms, patios, and gardens. All rooms have private baths, complimentary buffet breakfast, snacks, gourmet coffee and tea, soft drinks, beach towels and beach bag. Free Wi-Fi. Century House is the oldest continuously operating guesthouse on Nantucket. Built in 1833. Completely renovated since 2012.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Public Wifi
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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88Good for walkers
Grade: 88 out of 100
88Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
49Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews oatmeal fresh fruit cookies wrap around porch my home away from home each morning steps beach living room look forward other guests visiting nantucket third floor short walk into town front porch wonderful breakfast the location is perfect this past weekend
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Century House at the end of September, a spectacular time to visit the island. Jean-Ellen was warm and welcoming, the breakfast was social and delicious, and accommodations were cozy, comfy, and clean. What more could one ask?More

1  Thank Aleece413
Response from centuryhouse1833, Innkeeperette at Century HouseResponded 1 week ago

Hello Aleece413 Thank you for sharing your Century House stay ...we couldn't agree with you more...FALL is our favorite time on Island ... in fact we married here on Island in the FALL 34 years ago...the smells, the weather, the sky's clarity with sparkling stars,...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

We spent three lovely days as guests of JeanE and Gerry, who are devoted to their guests and ensuring they're comfortable and happy. Breakfast can be lively and conversational if you eat in the kitchen, or you can take it outside to one of the...More

1  Thank Nancy M
Response from centuryhouse1833, Innkeeperette at Century HouseResponded 1 July 2018

Good Day Nancy M, Thank you for taking the time to share your Century House stay with the Trip Advisor audience. Thanks for mentioning the several intimate sitting areas outside; and, the opportunity to enjoy "el fresco" dining ... sometimes, guests just don't want another...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently had the pleasure of spending a few days at Century House. It was my second visit to the Inn and I look forward to my next visit! Century House is charming, filled with warmth and so much character. It's just a short walk...More

1  Thank FrequentFlier198473
Response from centuryhouse1833, Innkeeperette at Century HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello FrequentFlier198473, Thank you for reviewing your Century House stay...Innkeeper Gerry and I are so grateful that the inn's ambiance hits the right cord for you. From the beginning of our stewardship at Century House thirty six (36) Seasons ago, our mission has been to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After spending time nearly each summer at the Century House for the last thirty years, there is no other place in Nantucket I would rather stay. The innkeepers Jean and Gerry made me feel like I was coming home each summer. I have stayed in...More

1  Thank WilliamDuffy
Response from centuryhouse1833, Innkeeperette at Century HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello WilliamDuffy, We look forward to your visits and appreciate your loyalty. Yes, the Century House venue is consistent and so are the ihusband and wike/nnkeeper and innkeeperette....t2018 maked our 36th Season...we love what we do and grateful you do too!! JeanE, Innkeeperette

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Horrible time and place. See attachments for more details and examples. At check in we were treated like criminals entering a prison. Rules and restrictions were explained at a sit down meeting in the kitchen like bad children. Mind you I am a 57 year...More

1  Thank daysinnvictim
Response from centuryhouse1833, Innkeeperette at Century HouseResponded 11 October 2018

Hello daysinnvictim, Thank you for sharing your Century House stay. As innkeepers, we enjoy taking time with new arrivalss to welcome them and share some of the features of the inn and special places on Island. And, while we have received much feed back of...More

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2 February 2015|
Response from centuryhouse1833 | Property representative |
Hello Beach Blossom has a detached private bath. All rooms have private baths. Let us know if you have more questions at (508) 228.0530
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"I have my favorites of all the charming rooms. So book early and ask."
5 weeks ago
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"Ask about Hydrangea for a quieter room with a private entrance."
11 Sep 2018
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"Higher floor is quieter. Book months in advance."
10 Sep 2018
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"All rooms are delicate, individual and charming! Some of them have small own verandas."
20 Jul 2018
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