Nantucket Island has a rich history that wraps you in memories of a simpler times when folks sipped iced tea and enjoy good conversation while watching the boats sail across the horizon. Today, that feeling still exist at the beautiful Century House.
Providing a unique combination of history, comfort, style and grace, the Century House is the oldest continuously operating guesthouse on Nantucket Island. This means the there are many tales to be discovered about this former Whaling Captains home that features 18 rooms, a large wrap-around veranda, a lush garden area and patio where you can to sit and relax.
The Century House welcomes guests with open arms, and feels more like returning to visit an old friend rather than staying at just another Bed and Breakfast. Your host are not only there to make your visit comfortable; they also assist you in discovering the best things about Nantucket. Since you're close to all the wonderful activities available to island they'll be able to offer tips and ideas so you can make the most out of your getaway at the Century House.
Seeking a destination for a romantic getaway, where time slips away unnoticed as you reconnet? Or, perhaps you're interested in finding a creative outlet and inspiration for your next art project? The friendly folks at the Century House can help you plan the perfect getaway as well as suggest interesting and entertaining places to explore on your visit. Along with cozy rooms and great amenities, it is the charm and warmth you'll experience that makes a visit to the Century House a memorable one!
By Melody Schubert