A guest’s perceptive on her recent fall visit: I have always loved fall on Nantucket. I like the softening and the quieting aspect of the Island, with its clear blue skies and familiar breezes. While the crowds have slowed, the Island still bursts with natural beauty and charm. I’ve heard countless times that “September is Read More >

Footsteps from our door…. The Brass Lantern Inn is located in the Old Historic and Cultural District – and just footsteps from lots of unique experiences. Here are some of our recommendations to make your visit special and live like a local.  And, like a local, you can save on your holiday when you check Read More >

Nantucket Island is a tiny, isolated island off Cape Cod, Massachusetts, but don’t let the small size of this island fool you – Nantucket is packed with culinary experiences all year round.  From fine dining to lobster shacks, Nantucket is known for its diverse food and beverage culinary scene with over 100 restaurants to choose Read More >

There are many challenges in transforming a Greek revival style home built in 1847 into a welcoming bed and breakfast inn for today’s guests. Fortunately, the Brass Lantern has been welcoming guests for almost a hundred years, since the 1920’s when it was the Parker House.  Over the years, bathrooms were fitted into the original rooms, the Read More >

Thirty miles out to sea, Nantucket Island may just be the best summer getaway to just, well, get away from it all. Every summer, from late June through August, the island comes alive with the most beautiful blooms and a bustle of beach-seekers who want to experience the island’s stunning coastline and historic town. And, yes, while Read More >

Okay, we get it, sometimes traveling with your dog can be a hassle. From where to eat out or where to stay, it can be a lot of work planning a vacation with your furry friend!  Luckily, Nantucket Island is super dog-friendly and makes it incredibly easy for Fido to join you on your favorite beach vacations! For a Read More >

Spring Forward with a Trip to Pet Friendly Nantucket Guest Blogger, Alexandra Barlowe Nantucket in the spring is a dog’s paradise. As the island begins to wake back up from its winter slumber, with tiny daffodils budding and shops and restaurants starting to open back up for the season, the island offers an oasis of wide-open beach Read More >

Nantucket Island is absolutely enchanting during the holiday season! Nantucket Noel is a month long holiday celebration starting with the Cold Turkey Plunge, peaking with the Annual Christmas Stroll weekend, several weeks of great Christmas shopping and culminating with Nantucket New Year’s! The Annual Cold Turkey Plunge will take place on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, Read More >

Everyone on Nantucket Island loves to celebrate all seasons and holidays. Halloween is one of the most fun! Bring your favorite canine friend to stay for free at Brass Lantern Inn and when you add the “Howl-A-Ween” package for the weekend of October 27-29, 2018. Your pooch will enjoy the welcome treats, dog bed and Read More >