Spring is here, a different spring than we expected, for sure.  Daffodil Festival, traditionally the last weekend in April, has always been the Nantucket Island event to welcome the beginning our our Nantucket season. But this year, while the daffodils still abound on Island, Daffy, along with Wine, Book and Film festivals, have been cancelled Read More >

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, Read More >

Off-season does not mean boring here on Nantucket. There’s still a ton to do for our guests to experience before the season kicks in high-gear. We open our doors for our 21st season, March 1, 2020, and we want to share with you a few Island activities you might enjoy if you have a reservations Read More >

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 >