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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stayed here for a weekend wedding. Very nice accommodations, helpful and friendly staff. Breakfast was served on the patio and was awesome! Homemade pastry and muffins, yogurt, fruit and coffeee. Coffeee was available all the time with a keurig in the lobby.

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Suzie K, Owner at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay on such a special weekend and that you had good weather for breakfast on the patio! We hope to see you again in the future! More 

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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms and service. When the owner overheard we were going to Children's Beach, some beach toys appeared on our door. Breakfast was a nice mild yogurt with fruit, some fruit, pastry and roll, strawberry juice, and coffee. There was no TV, but to me that is a good thing. I wouldn't have minded a king-sized bed however.

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It was a pleasure having you and your family stay with us and we're glad you enjoyed your time on the island! We hope to see you again in the future! More 

Etna. NH
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31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Many New England inns -- notable among them the Hanover Inn on the Dartmouth campus, the Lord Jeff on the Amherst campus, the Deerfield Inn on the Deerfield campus -- have gone upscale with "spa-like amenities" and the like, leeching out any trace of regional charm or hint of history. You might as well be, well, anywhere. So it is... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback from your stay. As a small Inn we work hard to give our guests a great experience so we love to hear from everyone. We keep our rates much lower than most of other Inns on the island. Not much of spa- like amenities here- although we will do... More 

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Barnacle Inn having been "priced out" of our usual inn. The Barnacle Inn is convenient to the downtown although a bit of a walk from the Steamship Authority dock. It's on a quiet side street, i e, no noisy cobblestones, and set back from the road with a comfortable yard for relaxing in... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We do try to make it as comfortable and clean as possible. The Barnacle Inn lends itself to people able to meet others and yet is quite spacious. Hope to see you in the future. ~ More 

Eugene, Oregon
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Having roots in Nantucket going back centuries, it's a vacation homecoming of sorts to come back to the Barnacle Inn after Labor Day each year (Over the years my family has stayed in many fine Nantucket inns and hotels-The Barnacle is our favorite-hands down).. A cousin told me, years ago, that our beloved great aunt loves to stay there; I... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for such a nice review. We always enjoy our guests and their interactions, which is easy in the front room, and spacious patio & grounds. Cleanliness & comfort is #1 for us. We appreciate your noticing our nautical theme & all. Looking forward to your next visit~ More 

Bridgeport, Connecticut
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Great location is about all I'd give the Barnacle. Tired bedding, dirty bathroom and a serious need of updating is needed. I enjoy quaint but this was old and tired on all fronts. I was excited about reviews online. Never met or saw the inn keepers during my three day (two night) stay. My girls weekend turned into lots of... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

You all certainly looked like you thoroughly enjoyed your girls weekend ! Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback from your stay. As a small Inn we work hard to give our guests a great experience so we love to hear from everyone. We keep our rates much lower than most of other Inns on the... More 

Norwalk, Connecticut
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Having read the reviews online for the Barnacle Inn, we were excited for our girls weekend stay. The Barnacle is in the perfect location to enjoy downtown. A very easy stroll to great restaurants, shops and all the charm the town has to offer. From the outside the Inn is charming, and I could easily see that it would be... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

You all certainly looked like you thoroughly enjoyed your girls weekend ! Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback from your stay. As a small Inn we work hard to give our guests a great experience so we love to hear from everyone. We keep our rates much lower than most of other Inns on the... More 

Stamford, Connecticut
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

We have stayed at the Barnacle several times and we always forget how hard it is to leave! Suzie and Phil treat us like family. Phil's breakfasts are outstanding - delicious homemade muffins, fresh squeezed juice and perfectly ripe fruit. Coffee, tea and cold water are available all day. Afternoon cookies are amazing. Room decor is perfectly nautical and cozy.... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad to have guests like you come back time and time again! It is always a pleasure having you and we sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We can't wait for next time! More 

Fall Creek, Oregon
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

When I’m in Nantucket in September, there’s no question about where I go for lodging: The Barnacle Inn. There I find an attractive, two story dwelling, built in the late 1920s, set well back from Fair Street and just a block away from Main. In the large yard with patio tables set among trees, shrubs and flowers and in the... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for such a nice letter about our in town location, friendly staff , your pleasant stay and adventures with us this past September. Looking forward to your next return trip. ~Suzie K More 

Park City, Utah
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251 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

My friend and I had a great stay at the Barnacle Inn in July. The owners are great and all of the staff are quite friendly and helpful. The Inn is on a quiet side street off of Main Street, and we enjoyed sitting outside on the front lawn chairs by the garden and relaxing. Breakfast is served daily outside... More 

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Suzie K, Manager at Barnacle Inn, responded to this review

We so appreciate you taking the time to share your experience from The Barnacle Inn. We're thrilled you were able to make it out for another visit and that it was another major success! It's our pleasure being your "go to" choice and we hope it stays that way for years to come! More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Classic 15 room Inn in the heart of Nantucket. Individual rooms and suites available, ideal for large groups, families and weddings. Continental breakfast included, beach towels and chairs available for all guests and free parking provided. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barnacle Inn

Address: 11 Fair Street, Nantucket, MA 02554
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket
Price Range: $223 - $674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Ask co-owner/host Suzie Kiendl or the really friendly staff--; she/they will guide your choice.”
 of 5 bubbles wascobar, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Budget for Nantucket but not inexpensive. Make sure to choose a room that has its own bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles Smileytiley1969, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Have stayed in several different rooms, each one is very comfortable, unique and cozy.”
 of 5 bubbles boatnik6, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They have many rooms that should suit every type of traveler.”
 of 5 bubbles chatnoir, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Just let Suzie know what type of room you need and she'll make sure you're comfortable. Do NOT miss the breakfast!”
 of 5 bubbles 38kimberleyc, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
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