After very busy summers with visitors eager to travel again, Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard are now also ranked among the best hotels for these visitors this year.
Six of the “30 Best Hotels in the Northeast” for 2021 – or 20% – chosen by more than 800,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers were on the two islands off Cape Cod.
Two other island properties were on the magazine’s Readers’ Choice list of “The Northeast’s 30 Best Resorts”, as well as four oft-recognized Cape Cod properties. Thus, here too, Cape Town and the Islands have filled the list of “best” 100%.
Online / print magazine Condé Nast Traveler ran numerous’ Readers’ Choice 2021 ‘lists on Tuesday ahead of publication in its November print issue – and both of those Northeast lists were among the world’s top honors.
Best hotels in Cape Cod
Ranked in the Northeast region for hotels were Life House Nantucket at # 3; Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown as # 4; White elephant on Nantucket at # 10; The Nantucket Hotel & Resort at # 12; Nobnocket Boutique Inn in Vineyard Haven under number 16; and Veranda House on Nantucket under number 21.
Some of the best resorts in North East readers include: The Mansion at Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club in Brewster at # 5, with The Villages section of Ocean Edge at # 21; Winnetu Oceanside Resort in Edgartown at # 8; Wequassett Resort and Golf Club in Harwich at # 11; The Wauwinet on Nantucket at n ° 23; and the Chatham Bars Inn at # 26.
# 3 Nantucket House Life
Life House is a 14-room Nantucket hotel that opened in August 2020 and was named earlier this year on both Condé Nast Traveler’s’ Hot List ‘of Best New Hotels in the World and on’ The It List ”for new hotels around the world by Travel & Leisure.
“The hotel is about a 10-minute walk from the main stretch of Nantucket, which gives it a cozy feel, but also like you’ve stumbled upon a hidden secret on the way up,” Conde Nast Traveler reported. The former Captain’s House from the 1830s has been renovated “with modern touches while retaining the ambiance of a coastal-inspired inn.”
Condé Nast Traveler Award 2020:Lighthouse Beach, Nantucket Hotel earn national travel nods
Harbor View Hotel and white elephant
The Harbor View Hotel has also been on Readers’ Choice magazine’s 2017 and 2018 lists, and the White Elephant has been on the lists every year since 2017.
Open year-round, the Nantucket Hotel & Resort is described as a fully refurbished grand hotel dating back to 1891 and “an ideal full-service base for a family vacation,” offering a porch dotted with Adirondack chairs and an interior feel. of “simple, bright, contemporary comfort.
Nobnocket Boutique Inn on Martha’s Vineyard first time on the list
This is the first Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice award for the Nobnocket Boutique Inn, and co-owner Simon Hunton said in a press release that they were “delighted and humbled” that the seven-room inn in a mansion 1908 Renovated Arts and Crafts, with 2 acres of gardens and woodland, has been included.
“Since the Inn opened in 2016, we’ve been committed to providing visitors to Martha’s Vineyard a unique boutique hotel, run by design and independent that consistently exceeds expectations, and this prestigious industry accolade. trip is one of the unique experiences that the Nobnocket offers in its serene, spacious and secluded setting, ”he said in a statement.
Best of Cape Cod Contest:Here are all the winners of 2021
Other Condé Nast Traveler Award winners
Veranda House, one of three boutique hotels in the Nantucket Resort Collection, has 18 rooms and suites, some with harbor views, which its website says offer a blend of “sophisticated style and relaxed luxury.” .
Ocean Edge’s Mansion and Villages have both been on the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Resort List since 2016, and the magazine notes this about the mansion portion of the property: “All in all it’s hard to resist. the attraction of this blue. – a lair of blood, with its typical Cape Cod decor (harmless shades of salmon, coral and baby blue, and refined white wood furniture at every turn) and pleasantly understated atmospheres. ”
The magazine sums up Wequassett, a regular Readers’ Choice winner, “Everything about this place is amazing.
Hunger?:Cape Cod readers recommend where to find the best burgers, clams, barbecue and more
Winnetu, also a regular Readers’ Choice winner, is rated by Condé Nast Traveler as “a respite from the hustle and bustle” of Edgartown “with a range of activities from tennis and yoga to a ride in an old fire truck. … (And) a game of giant chess on their life-size chessboard.
The Wauwinet, a sister property of the White Elephant among the Nantucket Island Resorts, sits on the northeast side of the island and a writer from Condé Nast Traveler comes to this conclusion: “This is the most reputable hotel in Nantucket. , For a reason.”
And the magazine’s description of the 25-acre Chatham Bars Inn resort is also pretty sunny, as the property has been tagged by readers around the world since 2017. It’s “a little slice of paradise on the beach,” Conde says. Nast Traveler. “This is what you imagine when you dream of a country inn.”