The Brass Lantern Inn is a historic bed and breakfast offering family and pet friendly lodging for your travel to Nantucket Island, Mass. Review this page for information about visiting our B&B, and if you have any additional questions prior to your stay, please feel free to contact us at the inn.
The Front Desk, which is located next to the Guest Pantry, is closed from 9 pm to 7 am; the Night Manager is available, if necessary, by dialing (508) 901-1280 from your cell phone.
Check-In and Check-Out
Check-in time is 3 pm and check-out is 11 am. If your travel schedule calls for you to arrive earlier or leave later, you may store your luggage under the stairway in the Foyer while you enjoy Nantucket. Accounts are settled on arrival; please return your key to the Office on departure, so we can say goodbye and wish you safe travels.
There are three entrance doors to the Brass Lantern Inn – the front door of the Main Inn, the kitchen entrance off the car park and the Garden Wing entrance off the Patio. All of these entrance doors are unlocked day and night.
The Brass Lantern Inn is a completely smoke-free bed and breakfast. Please refrain from smoking in any place inside the building or outside in the Garden or on the Patio.
An All-Season Destination
View an extended Nantucket weather forecast from AccuWeather.com. Nantucket, MA is truly a destination for all seasons. We invite you to come and enjoy the wonderful weather in person at our Nantucket bed and breakfast!
Dine ‘al fresco’
Nantucket has a wide selection of ‘take-away’ restaurants – from deli to sushi to pizza to pasties. Pick up something tasty and enjoy your lunch or a casual take-away dinner on the Patio at the Brass Lantern Inn.
In the event of an emergency, please use your cell phone to dial 911.
The Nantucket Cottage Hospital, located 1.2 miles from the Brass Lantern Inn is a full-service hospital with Emergency services and MedFlight to Boston. The Nantucket Pharmacy on Main Street, just up the block from the corner of Main and Federal, has a wide range of over-the-counter remedies, cosmetics and toiletries – and a traditional soda fountain for your enjoyment.
Free Wireless Internet Access
The Brass Lantern Inn offers free wireless Internet access; the network is ‘brass’ and no password is required.
All rooms have expanded cable television, and TVs may be operated using the Comcast remote. There is a Comcast Channel Guide in your room.
Our Powder Room is located just off the Pantry, between the Dining Room and the Kitchen.
We have limited parking spots at the inn for vehicles, and spaces are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Due to limited parking at the inn and around town, we encourage guests to travel without their vehicles. We are within walking distance to town and the ferries. Taxis, car rentals and an island shuttle are available for exploring the island. Have a bike? You can secure your bike to the bike rack in our car park area.
Going to the beach? Beach towels are available on request. Please return them to us when you return to the inn.
Beach chairs are available on request to be returned at the end of the day.
Wedding and Groups
Nantucket Island is a magical destination for a wedding, event or retreat. Guests who are seeking a beach destination for your special event, look no further as Nantucket is your one stop shop. At Brass Lantern Inn we have been the home to many wedding parties, small corporate groups, and family reunions. Our premiere location, close to the ferry docks, historic downtown, shops and restaurants, make it easy for group travel. Our 17 room bed and breakfast is ideal for keeping family and friends close as you celebrate a special occasion. The outdoor garden is a great space for gathering or dining al fresco. With complimentary continental gourmet breakfast served, that is one less meal you have to schedule during your travels. Fresh brewed or French press coffee and a delicious spread of food is exactly what your guests and group needs to get the day going. To inquire about wedding or groups blocks, please call 508-228-4064 or email us at email@example.com.