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Never enough of Nantucket

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,320 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 bedroom, 2 bathroom close to beach

This delightful duplex is located on a quiet, no outlet street in the desirable and private 'triangle' of Tom Nevers. The property is meticulously maintained with a private yard and great outdoor entertaining space. A short walk through the lovely neighborhood brings one to community stairs accessing a pristine beach.


Tom Nevers House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1320 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Property cancellation policy addendum 60 days (100%) less any credit card or bank service fees
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , First floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Second floor
  • Renovated bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , First floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , First floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Second floor
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Second floor
  • Roomy bedrooms Front bedrooms hear surf Tastefully decorated
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck Furniture
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Outdoor shower


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(9 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

Very enjoyable!

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful slice of heaven in this charming, well stocked home located in the quiet Tom Nevers neighborhood. Walk to beach & short bike ride into Sconset.

Hope to return soon again!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family house, close to private beach!

  • 5 of 5

Great backyard/deck for family; quiet neighborhood away from town but close to private beach; four bedrooms - plenty of space for family of five; afternoons on the deck; fun lawn games and plenty of beach supplies included. Hosts were wonderful and attentive; they had a great guide book for the island of things to do, etc. We have been vacationing in Nantucket for 10 years - one of our best property experiences ! We will be returning!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great house!

  • 5 of 5

My 4th time staying here with 5 other people in our party. Clean and well maintained. Short walk to the beach. Quiet area. Nice to get away from the crowds in town and at other ACK beaches. Everything you need to have a relaxing vacation.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

We rented this lovely house , which is in pristine condition for a week in late June . It was well stocked with all the basics , all the appliances and decor were pastime. The deck and garden are very comfortable, the stroll to Tom Nevers is easy access to cycle paths and Sconset and the light house are an easy cycle, it is also close to the great bus service if you have multi generations and don't want to taxi them into town .

We loved staying here and hope to get back there again soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great house, lovely owners, wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5, including 3 school-age kids, were fortunate enough to spend a fun, relaxing and very active week in this beautiful home over the July 4th weekend and following week.

The listing and photos accurately describe the home and the amenities, but there is so much more to love about the place - starting with the owners, who were so pleasant and helpful and made us feel so welcome in their home.

A 5-minute walk to one of the most beautiful ocean-side beaches on the island, which is essentially a private haven for the neighborhood. The 2-tiered deck is perfect for a family dinner or just lounging, and the private backyard is large enough for the kids to play.

Inside, the house is the ideal set-up with enough living space to cook a nice meal, enjoy it at the dinner table and then relax with a book, board game or watch some TV in the living room area. Everything down to the comfortable beds and soft sheets to the abundant and clean linens made our stay enjoyable and easy.

Honestly, there is nothing in our experience we would change, and we hope to spend another wonderful week, (or more?) here in future years.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Well maintained, short walk to beach, great value.

  • 5 of 5

The best value on Nantucket. Well maintained, clean, open floor plan. You can hear the ocean, which is a short walk away. The beach is never busy. Quiet neighborhood for long walks. We had seven people here for a week and had a great time. Large deck in a secluded back yard. You've never seen so many stars at night from this deck. Highly recommended. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
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David Holbrook
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2018

About David Holbrook

Kathy along with her husband David and friend Blaise own this home. Blaise is retired and enjoys the place off-season while Kathy and David are looking forward to retirement in the near future which will allow them more time for Nantucket. Kathy and David live in Boston while Blaise lives in New York. We all bring different strengths to this venture but hospitality is our common goal.

David Holbrook purchased this house in 2012

Why David Holbrook chose Tom Nevers

After years of vacationing on Nantucket, we decided to see if we could actually purchase a place on this special island. We consider ourselves extremely lucky to have found 12 Old Tom Nevers. This duplex was once Naval Officers Housing and having been built by the government is exceptionally sturdy. Renovated in 2011 it is a very comfortable home with good-sized bedrooms and an expanded deck. The classic cottage style house is landscaped with native plant material, has excellent light and wonderful ocean breezes with the sound of the surf at the front door. The neighborhood is quiet and a short stroll takes one to community stairs accessing the beach. We have continued to upgrade and improve this property and enjoy having the opportunity to share our home with others.

What makes this house unique

12 Old Tom Nevers is an excellent location to just kick back and relax. Rise early to catch the sunrise over the beach, watch the rabbits frolic on the lawn, enjoy morning coffee on the deck, play lawn games, grill lunch, take a nap on the beach, freshen up with an outdoor shower, fine dine at one of many restaurants in town, and star glaze before bedtime.


Nearest Airport
4 Miles
ACK Airport
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
SSA Ferries traditional and fast
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Siasconset Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
10 minute walk to new community stairs
Car: necessary

Nantucket Island is an international destination do to its unique combination of historic preservation, natural beauty and numerous tourist amenities. There is always something more to discover on each visit!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $630

$3200 - $4200 weekly
Saturday to Saturday changeover day
15% Security Deposit

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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