A Nantucket Historic District Hotel Near The Ferry Docks
Jared Coffin House invites you to stay in the center of it all at our landmark hotel in the heart of the Nantucket historic district. A centerpiece of the island downtown area, our charming Nantucket hotel sits amidst eclectic boutique shops and sumptuous fine dining restaurants. Learn about island history at the Whaling Museum or visit the Brant Point Lighthouse. Enjoy a whale watching tour or relax on the beach. Wander downtown shops and enjoy a pint at Cisco Brewers or the Triple Eight Distillery. Our prime Nantucket hotel location near the ferry docks is the perfect starting for exploring the "Little Grey Lady of the Sea."
Regular ferry service is available from Hyannis, Massachusetts on the Hy-Line Ferry and the Steamship Authority. Both companies offer one-hour, high speed ferry service and the Steamship Authority offers the car ferry. We discourage our guests from bringing automobiles on island. New ferry service is available with Sea Streak Ferries offering service to nantucket from New Bedford, New Jersey and New York City.
CapeFLyer Train Service from Boston to Hyannis
The CapeFlyer train service runs from South Station in Boston to the Hyannis Transportation Center, just a short walk to the ferry docks, from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Trains depart from South Station on Friday evenings as well as Saturday and Sunday mornings, trains depart from Hyannis on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Travel time is two hours.