Beachside renovation plan incorporates 70-seat cafe, upgraded pool

(Feb. 7, 2023) Complete renovation concepts for the Beachside Lodge simply outdoors the home downtown Nantucket merely name for the addition of a 70-seat restaurant for company solely, seven extra rooms, a 50-seat convention place and enlargement of the swimming pool.

Terry Sanford’s Blue Flag Growth acquired the 94-home resort in December 2021 for $38.07 million.

The Making ready Board will critique its utility for a giant business progress specific allow for the function at its common meeting Monday through Zoom. In accordance to the designs, the present convention and well being and health heart place can be moved to a storage on the home. A sport house can be produced within the main making, and worker housing can be moved to an off-web-site location to generate additional customer rooms, bringing the complete on the North Seaside entrance Avenue residence to 101.

The cafe can be open to firm and their invitees solely, with 38 seats inside and 32 open air. A number of hours of process can be 7 am-1 am indoors and seven am-10 pm outside. The resort doesn’t presently have a restaurant, however gives a concierge breakfast.

The pool can be open from 8 am-8 pm for resort company solely, and comprises a kid-pleasant house, in accordance to the MCD software program.

Blue Flag principals Sanford and Brad Guidi couldn’t promptly be arrived at for remark.

Rooms within the present lodge are at current reserving for $362-499 an evening in June. The resort’s website in the intervening time lists no availability in July.

The Beachside, positioned halfway regarding downtown Nantucket and Jetties Seashore, was crafted in 1965. It’s one specific of the extra substantial lodges on the island with quite a few of its rooms bordering an open location with an inground heated pool. The belongings is now assessed at $12.5 million.

Blue Flag has been on an acquisition tear above the previous 12 months and a fifty p.c, acquiring The Boarding Property and The Pearl eating locations on Federal Street for $7.2 million The Summer time Home’s downtown properties, like the previous Woodbox inn and cafe on Affordable Road, for $13.3 million and the earlier Star of the Sea youth hostel in Surfside for $3.5 million.

It additionally owns the Roberts Number of visitor houses, Sister Ship restaurant and bar and the On a regular basis dwelling Family boutique resort, all on Coronary heart Street, the Hawthorne Park subdivision off Hummock Pond Freeway, and considerably of the Cannonbury Lane subdivision off Small Seaside entrance Street in Sconset.

Blue Flag’s plans to renovate and enhance the earlier Woodbox, positioned in a 300-12 months-outdated setting up, had been achieved with vocal neighborhood pushback earlier 12 months, and resulted in a really seriously-scaled again once more program that built-in a guests-only restaurant.