Wellness and self-care is important for this day in age. A Guest shares with us, how she disconnects on Nantucket. Life is wonderful, wild, beautiful, and totally hectic. We’re constantly thrown into work, relationships, busy family lives, and social lives. While it can be a challenge to remain mindful and balanced, sometimes the best thing Read More >

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 >

Have you started your planning for the holidays? Typically, planning includes long email chains with family members or phone calls, planning meals, travel, and accommodations….so why not this year make Nantucket your new holiday tradition! We are your home away from home and a stay at Brass Lantern Inn you will leave feeling relaxed this Read More >

Autumn is the New Summer   Annual Nantucket Cranberry Festival, a popular event among adults and children alike at the Milestone Cranberry Bog. Enjoy music, educational displays and demonstrations on harvesting in the most spectacular autumn scenery. The event is free! Unbelievable sunsets can be enjoyed at its best at Jetties, Galley, or Madaket Beach. Read More >

You have 24 hours on Nantucket, what do you do? In a short time period, there’s a plethora of activities and must dos. There’s a lot to squeeze in one day. Since you’re here for less than 24 hours, we suggest you fly to Nantucket via Cape Air or Jet Blue. Both airlines offer convenient direct flights from 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 >