“What wonder, then, that these Nantucketers, born on a beach, should take to the sea
for a livelihood!… Two thirds of this terraqueous globe are the Nantucketer’s.
For the sea is his; he owns it, as Emperors own empires. ”
Herman Melville, Moby Dick
Several specials and packages are offered in the Spring, Summer, and Fall during the Season; last minute also available. Eloping, honeymoon, anniversary packages are always available for your Nantucket getaway. All are based on availability only. Check back often. Here are some of the packages offered:
Century House, a uniquely romantic inn on a romantic island, offers a special spring 2013 Bucket of Romance available to newly wed couples and other couples celebrating their special occasion. Along with your two or three weeknight stay, your choices from the sumptuous “Gerry’s Berry Buffet Breakfast” is available for you to enjoy in your room; It can also be enjoyed on the wrap-around veranda!!! Also included in your Bucket of romance will be a complimentary bottle of champagne (or non-alcoholic beverage of your choice) the evening of your arrival. A Bucket of Romance is available Sunday through Thursday. *Pricing excludes taxes/services. Based on availability. NOT AVAILABLE NOW.
Nantucket is the place to escape during the week. Explore Nantucket on the bicycle…just the two of you! Enjoy the breezes on a beautiful Nantucket day! Package includes TWO or THREE weeknight stay, Sensible Luxury Inn Desirable Amenities, “Gerry’s Berry Buffet Breakfast,” and a “Bicycle Built for Two” for the day of your choice. *Pricing excludes taxes/services. Based on availability and on a first come first serve basis. Please call to inquire and reserve your room and bicycle today. NOT AVAILABLE NOW.
Century House offers a BUCKET of SKETCHING. Learn to Sketch. Four and eight hour instruction available. Priced to entice, the Bucket of Sketching Stay offers a two week-night and three week-night stay at the Century House, with mornings of art instruction from noted artist Ms. Anne Baldwin Butler. www.sketchingtours.com Both the Century House and Anne’s Sketching Tours have been recommended by Fodor’s guides to Nantucket and the Boston Globe. Century House innkeepers have created the quintessential artist’s inn with its fine collection of Nantucket paintings, enthusiasm for the arts and charming accommodations. Serving the island traveler since the 1800′s, Century House looks forward to your artistic arrival! Vast sketching opportunities await as you meander through the winding streets of Nantucket Town and ‘Sconset. Anne’s outdoor classroom will teach you how to reproduce the essence of a unique doorway, a perennial garden, or the historic architecture of a 17th century home. NOT AVAILABLE NOW.
Explore the night sky! Monday – Thursday, weather permitting, Century House offers a night of constellations! Guided tour of the constellations and observations through telescopes. Observe the night sky and its’ wonders through the telescope at the Loines Observatory with renown astronomer. Package and special includes TWO or THREE weeknight stay, Monday – Wednesday, Sensible Luxury Inn Desirable Amenities, “Gerry’s Berry Buffet Breakfast,” and two tickets to the Nantucket Loines Observatory. *Pricing excludes taxes/services. Based on availability. Please call to inquire and reserve your room and tickets today. Call for details. NOT AVAILABLE NOW.