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Reservations: 24 Old South Wharf, Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554

Nantucket Lodging Features

A truly unique seaside experience awaits you at The Cottages at Boat Basin. Our accommodations consist of 24 Nantucket waterfront cottage rentals and five deluxe lofts. Enjoy waterfront views, full kitchens, and complimentary bicycles (first-come, first-served) and Beach Bus at our Nantucket Island lodging. Ideal for couples and families, our Nantucket Island lodging is just steps from the center of town. Our accommodations all feature fine linens, comfortable furnishings, and a wide array of amenities.
The Cottages & Lofts at the Boat Basin, Nantucket Rooms
As guests of The Cottages & Lofts, you'll also be treated to special amenities, and 15% food discounts at our sister hotel restaurants - Brant Point Grill and TOPPER'S (Spring and Fall only.) And for guests with four-legged friends, our pet-friendly Woof Cottages are sure to please with pet friendly amenities which include a special pet welcome basket, pet bed, food and water bowls, litter box, personalized pet tags, dog walking services and a directory of vets and pet stores. We greet guests at the Hy-Line ferry and provide transportation via golf cart to check-in on Old South Wharf.

Nantucket Lodging - Cottages

Magnificently perched overlooking the famous Nantucket Harbor, The Cottages are located right
on Swain's Wharf and Old South Wharf. Each cottage offers stylish casual furnishings, a full
kitchen, HD flat screen TV's, air conditioning, plush linens, Turkish towels, robes and comfy

Nantucket Lodging - Lofts

Situated on Straight Wharf, our loft spaces come complete with the luxury amenities of the
Cottages, including the Crow's Nest loft overlooking the entire harbor.

Nantucket Island Lodging Rooms


Studio Cottages

Located on the marina, our cottage studio rooms feature an open bedroom with a king bed in Crow's Nest, king beds in Ark and Harmony, full kitchen and dining area, full bath, and a deck. Two complimentary bikes are included with Ark and Harmony cottages.
Floor Plans: Ark, Crows Nest, Harmony

Studio Loft

The studio loft comes with a queen bed and day
bed, a large bathroom with shower, along with a microwave and mini-fridge.
Floor Plans: Phoebe

One Bedroom Cottages

Located on the marina, our one bedroom cottages feature one master queen bedroom, full kitchen and dining/living room, full bath, and a full size pull out sofa. Two complimentary bikes are included with Upper Mermansion.

Large One Bedroom Cottages

These two-level cottages sleep a maximum of three people. Overlooking Nantucket Sound, these cottages include a queen bed in Loon, a king bed in John Jay, pullout sofa, 1.5 baths, a large open living/dining area with full kitchen and deck. Two complimentary bikes are included with John Jay and Loon.
Floor Plans: Loon, John Jay

One Bedroom Loft

The one bedroom loft overlooks Harbor Square on Straight Wharf and comes with a master queen bedroom, full kitchen, living area with pullout sofa and a large deck.
Floor Plans: Sea Syren

Two Bedroom Cottages

Our deluxe two bedroom cottages feature a main bedroom with queen bed and second bedroom with two twin beds, Grampus Cottage, Meridien and Lower Mermansion have a king bed, all complete with plush linens. These cottages include a full kitchen and dining area, living area with pullout sofa, full bath,and a deck or patio. Two complimentary bikes are included with Kittywake, End of Rope, Meridian, and Lower Mermansion.

Two Bedroom Lofts

The two bedroom lofts come with a main bedroom with either a king or queen bed, and a second bedroom with two twin beds. The two bedroom lofts comes with a full bath, full kitchen, dining area, living room with pullout sofa, and a great view.
Floor Plans: Essex, Aurora

Three Bedroom Cottage

Our spacious three bedroom cottage features a master bedroom with a king bed and two additional bedrooms, each with two twin beds. This cottage also features a spacious living area with pullout sofa, full kitchen and dining area, two full baths, and a small deck and patio.
Floor Plans: Orion

Three Bedroom Loft

The three bedroom loft comes with a master queen bedroom, and two second floor bedrooms with two twin beds and a king bed, a full bath, full kitchen and dining area, and living room with an amazing harbor view.
Floor Plans: Catabwa
All rooms are non-smoking.

Nantucket Island Lodging Amenities

Many of our rooms feature private decks or patios. All cottages include a full kitchen, fine cotton bed linens, bath amenities, flat-screen TV's, complimentary use of bicycles (first-come, first-served), as well as the Beach Bus with shuttle service to Surfside and Jetties beaches.

Room amenities include

  • Many with a patio or deck
  • Hair Dryer
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Full Kitchen
  • In-room Massage upon request
  • In-Room Safe
  • Keurig Coffee Makers 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave
  • Beach chairs and towels (available upon request at front desk)
  • DVD Player
  • Provisioning service (upon request)
  • Refrigerator
  • Slippers and plush robes
  • Sofa Bed
  • Flat-screen HDTVs
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Pre-arrival Concierge

Reservation Policies

The Cottages & Lofts are non smoking rentals.
Quotes are for single or double occupancy and may change without notice.
Rates are subject to an 11.7% tax, which includes both state and local occupancy taxes.
A minimum stay may be required.
Prepayment is required and cancellation penalties apply.
All deposits are refundable up to 30 days prior to the scheduled arrival date, less 10% of deposit. Within 30 days of arrival the deposit is 100% non-refundable.
Pet fee is $85 per stay - for details, visit Woof Cottages
We accept major credit cards including American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Diner's Club and Discover.
Room rates vary with room size, location, and availability.
Vacancies caused by early departures are considered to be cancellations.