Overview of Hostel
Built as a lifesaving station in 1873, HI Nantucket is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The hostel is just steps away from Surfside Beach and only 3.5 miles along a bike path from the ferry docks and the historic town of Nantucket.
The 2018 season begins May 18 and is availab
Hostel is 3.2 miles from wharf. Go up Main St., take a left on Orange St. and then a right on E. York St. (at Bake Shop!). Bear left onto Atlantic Ave., which becomes Surfside Rd. Stay on Surfside Rd. for 2 miles (a bike path runs the length of this road to Surfside Beach). At the beach go right, onto Western Ave. Hostel is at the end of the road, on right.
In the high season (third week of June to beginning of Sept), take the public transportation Surfside Beach shuttle from Washington St in town directly to Surfside Beach..
HI Nantucket is located directly at Surfside Beach, along island-wide bike path, and convenient to public transportation (in season). Not far from Nantucket Airport.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Cancellation is 48 hours. We are a Membership organization. Membership can be purchased on arrival. Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association. Non-member supplement of $3 per person per night daily membership is payable on arrival. Check-in is available between 4-10 pm, check-out by 10:30 am. Please note that guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Children under the age of 7 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories. All guests must present a valid government-issued photo ID upon check-in. NOTE: We do not accept online group bookings of 10 or more people and you must contact the hostel directly if you want to make a booking for a group, as supplemental group reservation policies and prices will apply. If you decide to make a booking for your group anyway through individual bookings we retain the right to cancel your booking without a refund of your deposit.