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The Wauwinet

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Private beach, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of The Wauwinet

The Wauwinet

4.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Spa
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Laundry
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
120 Wauwinet Road, Nantucket, MA, 02584

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSquam Head13 min walk
  • Popular LocationQuidnet Beach13 min walk
  • Popular LocationCoskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge4 min drive
  • AirportNantucket, MA (ACK-Nantucket Memorial)18 min drive

About this area


Located in Nantucket, The Wauwinet is on a private beach. Nantucket Shipwreck and Lifesaving Museum and Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Sankaty Head Light and Old Mill.

What's nearby

  • Squam Head - 13 min walk
  • Quidnet Beach - 13 min walk
  • Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge - 4 min drive
  • Coatue Beach - 13 min drive
  • Sankaty Head Light - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Nantucket, MA (ACK-Nantucket Memorial) - 18 min drive


  • TOPPER'S – Seafood restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

About this property

The Wauwinet

Spend the day relaxing on The Wauwinet's private sand beach or pampering yourself at the hotel's full-service spa. All 32 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

Awards and affiliations

The Wauwinet is listed in the 2020 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
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