Set against the blue waters of Nantucket Harbor, The Cottages at the Boat Basin provide contemporary vacation amenities for families and couples. Cottage guests enjoy full kitchens, complimentary bicycles, massages, complimentary Wi-Fi, concierge services and our Pre Arrival Concierge. Bedrooms provide a cozy environment with pitched roof lines and dormer windows and newly remodeled bathrooms. Take one of our complimentary bikes for a tour of the town, or hop on the Beach Bus to and from stunning Nantucket beaches. As a guest at The Cottages, you will also have access to the White Elephant Spa at our sister property - just a short walk away. Enjoy rejuvenating spa treatments and massages to make your stay even more relaxing. Have the family vacation of a lifetime at the best pet-friendly lodging on the Island in our Woof Cottages.
Nantucket Cottages Features
Our cottages offer wonderful amenities and services to make your stay in Nantucket as comfortable as possible.
The John Jay, Kittywake, Loon, End of Rope, Meridian, Ark, Harmony, Upper and Lower Mermansion cottages have two personal bikes for guests' exclusive use.
Here's the Line on Kids' Fishing at The Cottages
Fishing is so much fun on Nantucket for young anglers. We have everything your kids need for a great fishing experience.
Rods, reels, nets and tackle boxes are available on a first come, first served basis for daily use. A parent's signature is required for your child to use the equipment. There is no charge unless the equipment is not returned on the same day. Equipment is only available to guests staying at The Cottages.
We have designated special locations on Swain's Wharf and Straight Wharf which are conducive for kids to fish. Kids under 12 cannot be left unattended on the docks while fishing. Check daily for location updates on the best spots to catch fish.
For the young angler who wants to use live bait, we have crab and bait traps near The Cottages office. Live bait containers are available to transport the bait.
Enter our Nantucket Junior Anglers Contest to win a special prize for the heaviest fish.A scale and measuring tape are available to weigh and measure your fish. One winner will be picked for July and one for August -- so be sure to enter at The Cottage front desk.
Complimentary Pre-arrival Concierge
Prior to your arrival, our Pre-arrival Concierge will contact you to make arrangements for transportation, dining, island excursions, picnics, car, and bicycle rentals. Contact the Pre-arrival Concierge at concierge@NIResorts.com or call 866-838-9252. Click here to learn about how we can make your stay extra special.