Delight in an authentic Nantucket experience in this first floor apartment in mariner James Gardner’s historic 1754 home at 24 Union Street just steps from Main Street and the heart of Nantucket Town. Featured on the 2016 Christmas Stroll House Tour, this 2 bedroom, 2 bath first floor apartment combines historic features with modern conveniences. Original wide board floors floors invite imaginings of those who trod upon them decades before.
This property is tastefully appointed and particularly suited to families or two couples that love to be together but value their own space. The first floor apartment has two bedrooms and two baths, a kitchen with dining space, and a living room.
While there is a queen bed in each of the bedrooms, we also have a single inflatable mattress are available upon request, and the living room couch folds out as a bed if needed.
PLEASE NOTE: The whole house (3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, second kitchen, and second floor great room) may be available upon request at an additional rate.
This video shows the entire house: http://www.youtube.com/embed/tjgGcjJnRiY?rel=0
The patio/garden is quiet and secluded from the street. It is shared with the owners who live on the second floor.
Cable TV and high-speed wireless internet are included.
While arrangements for a vehicle parking permit on Union Street can be made through the Nantucket Police Department for $10. a day, most of our guests find no need for a car given this home’s proximity to markets, shopping, dining, and entertainment, as well as the Nantucket's bus service. The hub of Nantucket's 'Wave' bus routes (www.nrtawave.com) is a 3 minute walk and allows you to connect to locations across the island.
Plan your stay around any of these special Nantucket Events:
Wine Festival May 16-20
Book Festival June 15-17
Film Festival June 20-25
Comedy Festival July 11-14
Garden Festival July 17-19
Dance Festival July 23-28