“Among the best of Nantucket’s many guest houses are a pair owned by the Carl family.”
- Travel and Leisure Magazine, April 2000

Built in 1849, the Hawthorn House combines lovely accommodations with a superior location. Situated on Chestnut Street, in the center of Nantucket’s historic downtown area, the Hawthorn House is surrounded by many of the finest shops, museums and restaurants the island has to offer.