Nantucket named “Best Island in the World”

Nantucket has been named the “Best Island in the World” by National Geographic’s 2012 edition of “The 10 Best of Everything: An Ultimate Guide for Travelers.”

“Nantucket was once one of the richest places in America, built on the profits of the whale oil industry. Even today in the delectable old town there are [...]

Nantucket beaches featured in “top ten best in world”

National Geographic’s new book The 10 Best of Everything lists Nantucket beaches among the top ten in the world. Sharing the honor are: The Seychelles, Maldives, Bora Bora, The Hamptons, Lanikai Beach in Hawaii, Fraser Island in Australia, St. Bart’s, Langkawi in Malaysia, and Kauna’oa Bay in Hawaii.

Nantucket has 83 [...]

Nantucket by eco bike tour

Eco-bike tours have officially arrived on Nantucket!

Those of you who have visited Nantucket in the past may know that over half the island is preserved in its natural state as conservation land. Now, thanks to two young entrepreneurs, Jason Bridges and Courtney Nemeth, Sherburne Inn guests and others will be able to get [...]

Perfect Pairing: Nantucket Wine Festival and The Sherburne Inn

The Nantucket Wine Festival, May 18-21, 2011, and The Sherburne Inn make a perfect pairing!

Our B&B in historic downtown is idealy located to be your island wine festival base. Just a short three blocks walk from the Nantucket Yacht Club, where this year’s Grand Tastings are being held, we cater to couples [...]