The island of Nantucket is 30 miles south of Cape Cod
on the coast of Massachusetts
. Nantucket is the name of the island, the county and the main town.
The island is very popular as a summer tourist destination providing the attraction of unspoiled beaches, solitary lighthouses, and acres of conservation land. Book holiday vacation rentals directly from owners
of cabin, home, and condo rental accommodations in Nantucket, MA
Though its’ shingled facades recall Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard
, Nantucket has an island spirit all its own. Over the past decade the island has become a favored destination for sea and scene-loving urbanites. But outside of town, the island's windblown, beautiful dunes and moors feel almost as remote as they must have a century ago. Enjoy all of this from your accommodations in your cottage rental or vacation rental home on the island.
Cobblestone streets and an array of stately Georgian, Federal, and Greek Revival homes reflect Nantucket Town’s history as a prosperous whaling port.
Take time to adjust to the slower pace of life, Nantucket style and explore on foot or by bicycle you’re your vacation rental accommodation. Take a dip in Nantucket Sound, surf cast for bluefish, or head out for a day’s deep-sea fishing. In Nantucket Town, sea captains' houses stand side by side with antique stores and galleries. For a taste of island history, explore the Nantucket Whaling Museum
whose collections include a 47-foot sperm whale skeleton, scrimshaw, and the original fabric of the spermaceti candle factory.
Many visitors to Nantucket choose to rent their lodging directly from owners of vacation rentals. With a wide variety of lodging sizes in every price range, Owner Direct can offer any kind of accommodation worldwide
……condo rentals, cabin rentals, chalets, private homes.