…”Everyone is touched in some way being by the sea…
Nantucket is just like a lover – so familiar and comforting…so wild and unpredictable”
Gerry and JeanE in “By the Sea” by Robert Farber and Jackie Kennedy
WE HOST WEDDINGS. PRIVATELY. INTIMATELY. AND ONE AT A TIME.
Nantucket Weddings. The perfect spot to start a new life together. The charming Nantucket Island offers a quiet respite from the hustle and bustle of life. For a very special few who are looking for the best Nantucket wedding spots or an intimate setting in a serene location the entire Century House and staff can be made available for your wedding or special event. Your dream wedding, like no other. Ideal spots Brant Point, Great Point, or any of the surrounding beaches which are open to anyone. We can arrange the ideal backdrop for 25 – 35 guests during the periods of 15 May to 15 June; and 15 Sept. to 15 Oct., the ideal times for both privacy and access to Nantucket’s charms. An ideal location, place, boutique bb, where history surrounds you. Come discover the freedoms of Nantucket. Dates and times are limited. Four nights requirement. (photo: Terry Pommett Photography)
Eloping to Nantucket is dreamy. You and your loved one can elope to any special spot whether on a beach sharing a bonding moment, or the place where love . We host elopements and engagements. In fact, several guests have gotten engaged, spent their honeymoon, and then return on their 10th and 25th year anniversary to the same spot, building memories and traditions that are unique. Some eloped, only to return many years later seeking to re-invent themselves. This is the perfect place to simply elope, for your intimate perfect celebration, the perfect spot to get away. Please contact us as soon as you begin your planning so we can set aside time for your special affair. Four night minimum stay for weddings.
Honeymoons on Nantucket. Come discover the serenity and charm Nantucket has to offer. Find out why Nantucket is the best place to spend a honeymoon. A quiet historic town easily accesible. Come discover the beauty and nature of Nantucket. See the activities and attractions that make Nantucket a special place. Spring, Summer, Fall is the best time to come and enjoy Nantucket. Beach sunning, bike riding, art galleries hopping, shopping are all within reach.
Century House is the oldest continuously operating guesthouse on Nantucket Island. The breezy wrap-around veranda, gardens, large patio, in the elite residential Cliff Road location, walking distance to the the sparkling beaches of Nantucket, restaurants and town, makes it the best and favorite vacation spot for the weary traveler looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Century House completed a seven year renovation in 2013, updating its rooms and the outside veranda, garden, and patio. Century House offers a charming hospitality in a historic setting, with 21st century amenities.
Cranberries, cobblestones and clam chowder
Endless empty beaches
Names like Sacachacha, ‘Sconset and Sankaty
Take – your- breath – away houses
Undulating sand dunes at Surfside
Riding the bike trail down to Madaket
Yachts with billowing sails rounding Brant Point Lighthouse
Hearing the sound of the fog horn
Orange glow of Halloween jack o’lanterns
Unparalleled view from the Congregational Church tower
Sid Willis paintings and sudden sea mist
Experiencing serenity of Smith’s Point
Exquisite, elegant light ship baskets
Nestling in front of the fire and chatting with new found friends
Jean and Gerry our warm genial hosts
Omnipresent smell of pine whilst out cycling
Yellow, red and russet of autumn in Nantucket