ONGOING CONSTRUCTION

The Town of Nantucket is currently performing upgrades to the town water system on Centre Street from December 1st, 2022 to December 31, 2022 where the Anchor Inn is located. This work is being done from 7am to 5pm Monday through Friday. Centre Street is closed to vehicle traffic during this time. There is some noise associated with this work. Please call us at the Inn with any questions. Thank you!

4 Things You Need to Know About Nantucket’s Old Mill

If you’re coming to the island to explore its rich history, Nantucket’s Old Mill is one stop you won’t want to miss. Built over 250 years ago, the mill boasts culture, stories, and insight to life during a simpler time on Nantucket. Whether you take a self-guided tour or see it in action, you will love this little escape from Downtown Nantucket! Learn everything you need to know about visiting the Old Mill today!

How to Make the Most of the Nantucket Wine and Food Festival 2022

Nantucket Wine and Food Festival is one of the the biggest island events of the year—and one of the most celebrated events of its kind in the world. This year, the event returns from May 18-22, 2022, bringing with it distinguished winemakers, chefs, sommeliers, and presenters from all around the world. It’s an epicurean celebration you don’t want to miss! Read on to discover everything you need to know about making the most of the Nantucket Wine and Food Festival 2022.

Check Out the Best Places for Coffee on Nantucket

As you’re gearing up for your day of exploring Nantucket, you’ll need to charge up with a delicious hand-crafted caffeinated beverage. There’s an array of top-notch coffee shops and cafes around the island within close distance to Anchor Inn. Keep reading to learn about the best places for coffee on Nantucket.  

The Top 4 Nantucket Neighborhoods Worth Exploring

Nantucket may be a tiny island only encompassing 105 miles, but the Atlantic beacon boasts some of the most diverse terrains in New England. Discover the sea-washed dunes of Madaket up to the towering cliffs of ‘Sconset. Whether you’re searching for the stillness of the sea or the bustling of downtown, there is something for everyone to explore on the island. Here’s a look at some of our favorite Nantucket neighborhoods.

The Ultimate Guide to Riding the Nantucket Ferry

Off the coast of Cape Cod, you’ll find the picturesque town of Nantucket. It’s known for its historic lighthouses, delicious scallops, fantastic whale watching, and more. Nantucket isn’t like all the other seaside towns around. For one, it’s an island, so it’s only accessible via ferry. Keep reading, and we’ll tell you everything you need to know about Nantucket ferries.   

5 of the Best Things to Do in Nantucket in February

Nantucket is renowned for its long summer days and nostalgic beach getaways, but don’t be fooled—a little snow doesn’t damper a day on the cobblestone. We have everything you need to know about making the most of your winter visit to the island. Discover our five favorite things to do in Nantucket in February.

How To Celebrate New Year’s on Nantucket

Anchor Inn invites you to stay with us and ring in the New Year on Nantucket! Summer might be the most popular time to visit our island, but when you stay here during the winter, you can enjoy scenic snowfalls, festive holiday lights, fun-filled events, and more! Keep reading to learn how you can celebrate New Year’s on Nantucket.  

3 Ways to Fall in Love with Nantucket in September

It doesn’t get much more picturesque than fall in Nantucket. From the crisp leaves on the cobblestone streets to the suddenly dormant beaches still yearning to be visited. September through November is said to be the local’s favorite season because foot traffic is light, and the weather is bright. Discover everything you need to know about visiting Nantucket in September.

4 Things You Must Do on Nantucket in July

July in Nantucket: It doesn’t get much better than that. From long days on the beach to classic July 4th celebrations, there’s a reason why so many people flock to the island in the middle of summer. Read on for our favorite things to do on Nantucket in July.

The Best Way to Visit Nantucket MA This Summer

Scenic beaches. Historic cobblestone streets. Great shopping, dining, and drinking. Nantucket has it all, making it a perfect summer vacation. Read on to discover the best way to visit Nantucket, MA and experience the New England destination like a local.