The Barnacle Inn

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Terrace/patio
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Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout drapes
Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout drapes

Overview of The Barnacle Inn

The Barnacle Inn

2.5 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
Map
11 Fair Street, Nantucket, MA, 02554

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNantucket Atheneum4 min walk
  • Popular LocationNantucket Lightship Basket Museum8 min walk
  • Popular LocationJethro Coffin House13 min walk
  • AirportNantucket, MA (ACK-Nantucket Memorial)7 min drive

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About this area

Nantucket

The Barnacle Inn is located in Nantucket Town, a neighborhood in Nantucket, and is in a shopping district and near the beach. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Whaling Museum, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Children's Beach and Jetties Beach. Loines Observatory and Nantucket Shipwreck and Lifesaving Museum are also worth visiting. Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Theatre Workshop of Nantucket - 3 min walk
  • Hadwen House - 3 min walk
  • Nantucket Atheneum - 4 min walk
  • Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum - 8 min walk
  • Jethro Coffin House - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Nantucket, MA (ACK-Nantucket Memorial) - 7 min drive

Restaurants

  • Centre Street Bistro - 4 min walk
  • Black-Eyed Susan’s - 4 min walk
  • Fog Island Cafe - 5 min walk
  • Ventuno - 5 min walk
  • The Nautilus - 5 min walk

About this property

The Barnacle Inn

Nantucket bed & breakfast in Nantucket Town, near Nantucket Atheneum
Along with concierge services, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has free newspapers and a garden. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Housekeeping is available on request.
The Barnacle Inn offers 15 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. This Nantucket bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on request and irons/ironing boards can be requested.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages spoken

English, French, German, Italian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–10 AM

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Luggage storage

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 5 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 5 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Tax ID - C0003731970
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher

We should mention

Children 5 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Barnacle Inn Nantucket
Barnacle Inn
Barnacle Nantucket
The Barnacle Inn Nantucket
The Barnacle Inn Bed & breakfast
The Barnacle Inn Bed & breakfast Nantucket

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 62 out of 93 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 24 out of 93 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 93 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 93 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 93 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.8/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We LOVED our stay at the Barnacle Inn! Suzie and Phil are incredible hosts. The inn is very charming. You can't beat the location, the breakfast is amazing and the are lovely gardens surrounding the house. We hope to come back and visit ASAP.
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Such a pleasant experience! The staff were so nice and accommodating.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness
Excellent location close to town. Very welcoming.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
beautiful location and decor. slivers of soap difficult to wash with.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This was the cutest bed and breakfast, with the sweetest staff, and my husband and I enjoyed our stay immensely.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021