The Jared Coffin House brings home the true essence of Nantucket lodging. You will find the charm of the past complimented by modern day comforts. Guest rooms have been recently updated and most include air conditioning. The Jared Coffin House dates back to 1845. Originally built as a family residence by Jared Coffin - one of the most successful ship owners of his time - the three-story mansion was the first of its kind on the island. The Inn is comprised of two historic buildings that offer a variety of room types and sizes. The Jared Coffin House offers a uniqueness that can only be found at a place that brings together perfectly the best of Nantucket past and present.