A living room at Brass Lantern Inn.

About The Inn

At the Brass Lantern Inn, you will experience traditional Nantucket hospitality in a classic setting. Our Nantucket bed and breakfast is perfectly located in the Old Historic District on cobblestone North Water Street, just a short walk from the ferry terminals, the Whaling Museum, and the restaurants and shops of Town. Exceptional Nantucket lodging awaits with 17 completely renovated rooms, you will enjoy your Nantucket holiday in a fresh, up-to-date setting – with a soothing decor and style that is uniquely ‘Nantucket’.

About The Innkeepers

My Home Away From Home

My Home Away From Home

Welcome to Brass Lantern Inn on the beautiful Island of Nantucket. An island known for its cobblestoned streets, cedar shingled houses, and miles of sandy beaches.

Coming from Angels, St. Catherine, Jamaica, the transition from one Island to another was easy for me. I first came to Nantucket in 2004, as a housekeeper on a H2B work visa program and over the years taken on the role as a Housekeeper, Front Desk Supervisor, and now as an Innkeeper. The Brass Lantern has been sponsoring my Green Card over the years and I am on the path to US Citizenship, and there is no place I would rather be than on the beautiful Island of Nantucket. I am in love with the serenity, rich history, the seasonal changes, and going by the Brant Point Lighthouse with my fishing rod, catching fish for dinner, while watching the boats go by is priceless.

The joys of being an Innkeeper is meeting new and interesting guests who come and stay with us and learning about new customs and culture. I get to love and enjoy the Island just like the visitors, and the commute to work isn’t so bad either! I look forward to welcoming you to Brass Lantern Inn.


Sharon Bygrave, Innkeeper


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11 North Water Street, Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554


17 Guest Rooms

Popular Amenities

Accepts Gift Cards
Allows Children
Breakfast Included
Daily Housekeeping
Free Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Heavy Continental Breakfast
In-Room TV(s)
King Bed(s) On Site
Non Smoking
Pet Friendly
Private Bathroom(s)