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John McDermott

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

In Town-Beautifully Restored & Decorated Private Flat

5 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 6 nights

Overview

Nantucket Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2BR / 2BA - Sleeps 4

Beautifully renovated apartment with modern conveniences and decorated tastefully with period furniture, antiques and original artwork, oriental and hooked rugs and designer lighting. Comfortably furnished, spacious living areas and roomy bedrooms. Luxurious linens, central air-conditioning, flat screen with cable, wireless internet access, music system, and washer-dryer complete your perfect in-town accommodation.

Located on the storied “Petticoat Row” in the historic town of Nantucket, this apartment is a quiet enclave on the top floor of a fully restored historic building. It has a private entrance and use of a rear patio.

You can walk to Nantucket’s premier restaurants, its museums, first-class shopping, art galleries, theaters, and the harbor for boat and fishing charters. Easy access to bike rentals, public bus transportation and car rentals.

The apartment is equipped with a gourmet kitchen with marble counter tops and top of the line appliances and a dining area, a master suite with a walk in closet and divine master bath and a guest room with an additional modern bath. The living area is full of light with special views of the town.

As soon as you enter you will realize this apartment is a special place. The view from each window gives you another perspective of the preserved town -- cobblestone streets, historic homes, widow's walks, flower boxes, and at night, the soft glow of old fashioned street lamps.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John McDermott (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About John McDermott

My wife & I are retired bankers who are currently real estate developers with homes in NY, NJ, Nantucket and Oregon.

John McDermott purchased this apartment in 2009

Why John McDermott chose Nantucket

We developed a mixed-use commercial and residential property to the highest standards possible. After an exhaustive year-long gut renovation of the entire building, we have enjoyed having friends and guests stay at our Historic Downtown Nantucket apartment, With shops and services right in the building, our rental offers the ultimate in comfort, luxury and relaxation.

What makes this apartment unique

Darya's Salon & Zero Main at Centre St. are right in the building. At Darya's you can have beauty treatments including hair, nails & massage. At Zero Main, you can shop for dresses, jewelry, shoes and more!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks so much for a wonderful place to stay in Nantucket! We've tried B&B's and small hotels in the past, but the proximity to town & the shuttles to the beaches can't be beat. You have a beautiful home on the island and we are happy to have had a chance to enjoy it too!



(copied with permission from guest book)
Jun 2013
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Reviews

5
based on 5 traveler reviews

In Town-Beautifully Restored & Decorated Private Flat
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
Richmond, Virginia
5

Nantucket- in town luxury

  • 5 of 5

This lovely flat in town exceeded our expectations in every way! Beautifully decorated & with all of the conveniences of home and then some. The owners so graciously provided wine, coffee, milk & fruit upon arrival- thank you! We enjoyed having a fully stocked kitchen for light meals, the washer/dryer and beach chairs, umbrella, towels & cooler were a plus. Walk to everything in town was a great convenience. Don't miss breakfast at Black-eyed Susans around the corner. Will definitely return & rent again!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review! We aim to out-do all of the island's house rentals as well as the island's finest hotels and are glad that you appreciate our efforts!
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Vermont
5

A great place in a great location

  • 5 of 5

A great apartment in a great location. Close to everything, but not noisy. The apartment had everything we needed and more. All you have to pack is your clothing. Beach chairs, cooler and towels were provided. It was beautifully decorated. John, the owner could not have been any more helpful with our arrival. I would highly recommend this place for a great getaway to Nantucket. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Stay! Love it!

  • 5 of 5

I rented the flat with 3 friends to attend the Wine Festival. From beginning to end everything was amazing. The owners were so kind and friendly. They picked us up from & returned us to the ferry with our luggage. The Flat was like a luxury hotel. All high quality linens & pressed sheet on the beds. The beautiful decor of the Flat made us want to live there forever. In addition, the owners provided very nice details like 2 bottles of wine, milk for our coffee & fruit. The location in town was perfect, right in the center of all we wanted to do. Thank you Victoria & John. We hope to return again.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Karee: Thank you for you very kind and thoughtful words. We do hope that you and your friends stay with us again next year! Very best, John & Victoria
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5

Special Place

  • 5 of 5

Wow. We wished it was ours. It felt like the perfect Nantucket getaway. Just as advertised in the heart of town. This apartment has the amenities of a five start hotel, is even prettier than the pictures and has a location that can't be beat. We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very kind words! We do our best to make The Centrepiece Suite one of the most special places to stay on the entire island. We are looking forward to having you stay with us again when you visit next year.
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5

Excellent Flat!

  • 5 of 5

I loved the property, decor and location of this rental. The listing photos were accurate and reflected the charm and warmth of this beautifully renovated apartment. My experience working with the owners to secure the rental was exceptional. Communications were quickly responded to and all of my questions answered. I would love to come back and stay here again! And I would definitely recommend this property to my family and friends.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us. We are glad that you loved our very special home and its convenient Historic Downtown location.
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Nantucket Memorial Airport - KACK
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Proprietors, Brotherhood, Boarding House
Nearest Ferry
0.1 Miles
Steamship Authority & Hy-Line Cruises
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Miacomet, Sankaty and Nantucket Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Centre St. Cafe, Black-Eyed Susans, Ventuno
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Jetties Beach
Car: not necessary

Located in the heart of Nantucket's downtown historic district within walking distance of fine dining, charming shops, movies, theatre, galleries, museums and harbor activities. Walking distance to public buses, bike & car rental shops. Island beaches and attractions can be reached from island wide bicycle paths and public buses.

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Rates & Availability

Nantucket Town Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season '16
Jul 1 2016 - Sep 3 2016
6 night minimum stay
$845
$5,915
$23,660
 
 
Post Season '16
Sep 4 2016 - Oct 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
$700
$4,900
$19,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,500

Rates are subject to change until confirmed by Owner. Security deposit required of $1,500.00.

Security deposit required to secure booking. Payment by check or credit card due 30 days prior to arrival.

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Amenities

Nantucket Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Washer / Dryer Combo in second bath
    Master Bath - toilet , shower , Double Vanity. Marble Floors
  • Amenities and sumptuous towels and bathrobes included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Ample sized bedroom with large closet and dresser.
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Elegant ensuite master bath and spacious walk-in closet
  • Luxury hand-pressed linens and bedding
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach Gear includes beach towels, tote bags, umbrella, small cooler and beach chairs for 4 people.

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