Meet The Reservations Team

Adrienne Hindley
Reservations Manager

Adrienne has been with the company almost 25 years, was a Film Major from Clark University in Worcester, MA and even attended a semester at Beverly Hills High School.  After graduation from college, her family built a small country inn in her home town of Sudbury, MA and has lived and loved the hospitality business ever since!

What’s your favorite part of the job?

I spend most days on managerial tasks however I just love the days when I am needed on the phones and I get to talk to the guests!

What is your favorite part of each property?

At both properties, from the second you walk in the door, you are treated like a family member; I love the open spaces and the sound of the ocean at Winnetu and the charm of quaint, cobblestoned downtown Nantucket.

Melanie Shain
Operations Manager

Melanie has been with the company since February 2019. She was a Hospitality and Tourism Management major at UMass Amherst. She loves traveling to new places and being outdoors.

What’s your favorite part of the job?

I love being a part of planning guests’ vacations and hearing about the memories they’ve made!

What’s your favorite part of each property?

NantucketSo close to everything in town; beautiful rooms and décor.

WinnetuQuick walk to South Beach, and amazing amenities and activities – especially for families.

Both Teams treat guests like family, going above and beyond!

Lauren Gemelli
Assistant Reservations Manager

Lauren has been with the company since May 2018 and is from Framingham, MA. She was a Hospitality and Tourism Management major at UMass Amherst and recently graduated in May 2020. She studied abroad in Australia and visited nearby countries like New Zealand and Bali, Indonesia. She loves traveling and visiting new resorts!

What is your favorite part of the job?

I love planning the guest’s vacations & talking about how wonderful the islands are!

What is your favorite part of each property?

Winnetu: Beautiful beach location! I was the Assistant Concierge Summer ‘19 so I love being able to relate to the guest’s MV experiences!

NantucketThe charm of it all! Close proximity to both restaurants and beaches.

Kristin Rundlett
Personal Reservations Consultant

Kristin, a reservationist since September 2020, graduated from BU with a degree in Hospitality Administration. She loves going to the beach and spending time with her friends and family.

What’s your favorite part of the job?

I love helping guests plan their vacations and hearing back from past guests that loved their trip and want to come back!

What’s your favorite part of each property?

NantucketHow close it is to all the shops and restaurants in town.

WinnetuBeautiful views and rooms!

Sofia Antonellis
Personal Reservations Consultant

Sofia, a reservationist since May 2020, is a junior at Framingham State University and a Hospitality and Tourism Management Major. She loves going to the beach and spending time with her friends and family.

 

What’s your favorite part of the job?

I love getting to speak to guests and help them plan their vacations!

What’s your favorite part of each property?

Nantucket: It is a great location to be able to walk around and explore the downtown area easily. 

Winnetu: It is so close to the beach and how much outdoor space there is to enjoy!

Shoni Hallock-Martin
Personal Reservations Consultant

Shoni (show-knee) started in March of 2021 and is from Stow, MA. She will be going into her sophomore year at Massachusetts College of Art and Design to major in painting and minor in creative writing. Joining the reservations team has been a great step-up into the working field and was a natural transition from her previous job, as she has years of customer service experience and loves to talk on the phone. She loves to go on road trips and paint in her free time.

What’s your favorite part of the job?

I love being able to help people set up their travels to make memories that last forever!

What’s your favorite part of each property?

Nantucket: The energy! The Nantucket Hotel is upbeat, super inviting, and at the perfect location for shoppers like me – right in the middle of town.

Winnetu: I love being able to enjoy my downtime by the beach!

The Nantucket on Instagram

Monday night clambake are back starting June 28th! Each Monday this summer, @breezenantucket will be serving up our signature Clambakes with good food, good company, and live music. Space fills up fast, so be sure to make a reservation! Tap the link in our bio to learn more.

📸: @jackiegreaney // @pjhavel

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Neither shaken, nor stirred. The Lobster Martini by Chef Adam. Follow @breezenantucket for more savory updates from Adam’s kitchen.

#Nantucket #Nantucketing 📸: @tasteofmassachusetts @trendsandtolstoy
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Happy Memorial Day from the whole team at The Nantucket Hotel! 🇺🇸

📸: @alisonatalya

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Strolling towards summer

📸: @thedrk_knight

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A familiar face to any guest or friend of the hotel, our versatile General Manager Jamie Holmes. Give Jamie a wave in the comment section if you met him during a stay with us!

📸: @shorelinesillustrated

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Looking forward to the blooming colors still to come this season 📸: @jackiegreaney

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Mother’s Day is this Sunday- how are you celebrating the mom in your life? Breeze’s Mother’s Day celebration is still accepting reservations! Tap the link in our bio to learn more 📸: @ingridbrown_

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Our new director of cuisine, Adam Votaw, is passionate about shareables, small plates, and dishes that bring the table together. Experience it for yourself- tap the link in our bio to make a reservation.

📸: @trendsandtolstoy

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Experience spring migration on Nantucket!

Spring migration brings a rich variety of seabirds, shorebirds, and waterfowl to the island each year, drawing amateur and professional ornithologists alike to catch a glimpse of the activity along the Atlantic Flyway in the island’s unique ecosystem. American Oystercatchers, Piping Plovers, and Northern Gannets, are staples of Nantucket’s birding season each spring.

This season we’ve partnered with the Linda Loring Nature Foundation to create a one-of-a-kind week of birding, socializing, presentation, and discussion to bring Spring migration on the island to life for enthusiasts of all ages and experience levels, including complimentary daily excursions during the week.

Led by LLNF Naturalist Seth Engelbourg, an expert on the island’s flora, fauna, and avian ecology, this program takes guests and locals alike into some of the island’s most exclusive birding sites for a closer look at the island’s annual migratory guests. Complete with a full weekend program of presentations and discussion, this program is designed to accommodate all levels of interest and experience.

Join us for a night or two between May 10th and 14th and enjoy complimentary birding each morning, or join us or for the full weekend program from May 14th - 16th.

Tap the link in our bio to learn more!

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Mother’s Day is around the corner! Tap the link in our bio to learn about making a trip to the island or a reservation for our Mother’s Day brunch!

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Many a friend at last weekend’s Yappy Hour 📸: @allisoncolejewelry

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While we are missing our annual Daffodil Fest celebrations, we’ve lined up some fun activities at The Nantucket Hotel to help you feel the springtime spirit of the island. Tap the link in our bio to learn how we’re celebrating this year!

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Last call for Easter brunch! Tap the link in our bio to learn about our dine-in and takeout options!

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Our first yappy hour was fun for all!

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Last chance to book a magical weekend (3/26 - 3/28) of rest and wellness with yoga instructor, Patricia Dolloff.

Enjoy daily, socially-distanced morning and evening meditation and yoga in our large and airy ballroom.

In the morning join Pat for a guided walk in nature, treat yourself to an hour of total relaxation with a massage, and simply enjoy the signs and smells of spring on the island to bring you inner calm.

Tap the link in our bio to learn more!

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We’re almost back! The Nantucket reopens March 5th for some cozy off-seasoning in the heart of historic and downtown Nantucket. Tap the link in our bio to learn more! 📸: @styleinherited

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Valentines Day is around the corner and maybe you’re still looking for a gift... give the gift of Nantucket this year with a Nantucket Hotel gift card. Tap the link in our bio for details! 📸: @marcsford // @prepfordwife ...

We're closed for the moment to spruce the hotel up for the year ahead of us. We'll be back open in March and ready to host more cozy moments like this PC: @dirtandglass

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Missing celebrating the new year with all of you but can’t wait to see you all in the next year none-the-less! Happy 2021 from all of us at @thenantucket

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