About the property
- Apartment1000 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay4 nights
2 Bedroom and 2 full bath first floor in historic home.
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
Robert and Barbara Maier
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- Mar 22, 2018
About Robert and Barbara Maier
Lovers of nature and the arts and generosity of thought and spirit, we are excited to have you share in the beauty of this island! We value living in a space which holds the charm and elegance of a bygone era, strolling the cobblestoned main street, and enjoying the range of cultural and aesthetic offerings by the island's creative community.
Robert and Barbara Maier purchased this Apartment in 2014
Why Robert and Barbara Maier chose Nantucket Town
While we enjoy our south shore home at 115 Somerset Road (HomeAway #231940), we LOVE the experience of the 'In Town' feel and fun of one of the most unique places in America.
What makes this Apartment unique
It is said to be the oldest house originally built on Union Street! Filled with character and history... and the convenience of a 'No Car Necessary' location!
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Lovely house. Convenient location. Owners were fantastic.
We had a great visit and wil hopefully return to the property soon! The owners do a great job.
Extraordinary!! - Great property, service and amenities. Hosts were fantastic!!
We had a marvelous time. Perfect location - easy to walk to the water, restaurants, shops, downtown, transportation and historic sites. Cozy, quaint and comfortable interior for reading, resting and relaxing. Can't wait to visit "24 Union" again soon!!
I loved it!
Great family vacation spot!
Owners very nice and helpful
While the James Gardner House allows for the Nantucket town experience you can explore the rest of the island using 'The Wave', Nantucket's transportation system, which connects you to locations all over the island. So even without a car, you can explore the more remote areas of the island where you can walk nature trails and see first hand the natural beauty of this special place. Cited by National Geographic as one of the 10 most beautiful islands on earth, you have the opportunity to find out why.