Made the last minute decision to spend Thanksgiving or Christmas or New Years Eve in your happy place … and now just need the perfect house for your family and friends? We got you covered with the latest hot rental from Windwalker William Raveis on blACKbook!


SLEEPS: 8 to 10
RENTS NIGHTLY: $850~$1200 per night

10 Reasons 23 Union Street Is The Perfect Holiday Rental

1. It was completely renovated in 2016!


When it comes to savoring some quality time in a stunning space…. 23 Union Street is it!  This downtown home has undergone a top to bottom renovation, done to a high level of specification… It is both contemporary and comfortable with a well-curated mix of new furnishings, unique items, mid-century antiques and lighting from the bespoke London design shoppe Gotham. Gorgeous!

2. That exceptional open floor plan


Nothing says Nantucket time with family and friends than that of big opens spaces to chill out and eat in! You’ll find numerous spots for the gamut of activities, whether it be a cozy nook to read a book, a breakfast bar for leisure mornings, or a couch for a turkey nap after a big Thanksgiving feast… there’s a spot for everyone in this house!

3. A perfectly private outdoor deck


That crisp wintery weather on the Grey Lady means that it’s the perfect time to stargaze … and 23 Union offers a beautiful deck with 6 adirondack chairs, ideal for relaxing with a cozy blanket and a big glass of red wine as you savor those nights on island time!

4. It’s got FOUR different living and dining spaces


For those looking to spread out in a space that offers many ways to lounge, this home comes with numerous large rooms to congregate in the variety of ways. And comfort food and colder weather on the rock means that a stacked entertainment room is a must! 23 Union has the perfect cozy TV room with sliding pocket doors, a sofa-bed, large leather ottoman and leather stools. Add in a 55″ television with X-Box, Apple TV, and Blue-Ray player, and you can be sure this will be one of the most coveted rooms in the house!

5. It’s the ideal space for a dinner party!


Want to create a stunning Thanksgiving feast? Interested in hosting a holiday themed cocktail party? You’ve come to the right place! 23 Union Street has a modern kitchen with a walk in pantry, offering guests a wide range of dishes, glassware, high quality cooking equipment, lanterns, candles and more so you can create your own beautiful dinner party! And the dining room table easily fits ten, so you can be sure your big group is dining comfortably!

6. It comes with an incredible sound system


Get ready for the that Maria Carey holiday station on Spotify! 23 Union comes with Sonos speakers installed throughout the home, operated by the iPad installed in kitchen AND accessible via the downloadable Sonos app for your smartphone phone.

7. Lots of room indoors AND out!


For those that like to savor that fresh island air, 23 Union has a beautiful outdoor entertaining area. From a modern outdoor dining table by Richard Schultz form Knoll Studios that seats 8 (with extra chairs in basement to extend to 12!) as well as a stainless steel Weber gas grill tucked around the corner, so you’ll be able to grill and chill ! Add in the selection of iron lanterns in two sizes with lots of pillar candles and you can create some beautiful off season ambiance with your meals!

8. That Master Bedroom is spectACKular


The master suite comes with a king sized bed, a pair of 1950’s French Guillerme & Cambron “Romeo & Juliette” arm chairs, (perfectly comfortable for reading or just hanging out) and large bamboo mid-century French pendant light that gives off a beautiful glow.


The oak sliding barn door closure leads into a stunning master bath with white marble floors, a spacious soaking tub, a glass box shower and a double vanity that looks over the back garden… which feels like you’re in the trees!

9. And there are some gorgeous guest rooms!


With one master and three bright and beautiful guest rooms, 23 Union can comfortably sleep up 8 to10 guests! There are two bedrooms with queen beds…


… as well as a bedroom with two twins  that can be easily cleated together to create one king bed depending on your family or guests’ needs!

10. If you’re looking to bring your pup bACK with you…


The owners of 23 Union Street state that pets are an important part of their family, and they realize that they may be a part of yours! On an exception-basis and for an upcharge, they are happy to consider well-behaved, well-groomed guest pets. photo: Charlotte Carey Photography

TOTAL BONUS? It’s just a quick walk to all the downtown holiday fun!


When it comes to the holiday season on Nantucket, the island is like a Norman Rockwell painting come to life, with all the festivities set on Main Street and just beyond. By staying at 23 Union Street, you are just minutes away from all the celebrations, like the annual Tree Lighting on November 25th and Home for the Holidays on December 10th! You won’t even need a car! This is truly one of the best rental houses for family and friends enjoy the best of Nantucket during November and December. Book quick! This one won’t be available for long! photo: Greg Hinson

Ready to rent 23 Union? Contact our friend Melanie Gowen at Windwalker at or call 202.635.0240