Most tourists throng to Nantucket right from Memorial Day in May till Labor Day in September. During these months the city is crowded, and Nantucket hotel prices tend to shoot up. To avoid the crowd and save more on your vacation visit this island during the shoulder season of spring and fall. The island is less crowded and hotel room prices in Nantucket go down considerably. Winter is considered an off –season as the temperature dips at that time.