If you are looking for a getaway–for just a weekend or for much longer, Long Island’s East End could be your ideal destination. Though The Hamptons may be the best-known vacation hot spots, there is much more to see and do than you ever imagined in the surrounding areas on both the North and South Forks. Unlike some vacation destinations, all to see and do is close by, so you won’t spend your time traveling–you’ll be right in the middle of all the activities, so you can enjoy your getaway right away!
Where to Stay
Ideally, you want to be close to the action and have convenient access to all the beauty and excitement in the East End. Hyatt Place Long Island is an excellent choice for travelers who want to do it all. The hotel itself offers indoor and outdoor pools, fitness center, coffee and wine bar and beautiful, luxurious rooms. Another option is theWATERFRONT Suite, a suite-style rental where you can stay and enjoy all the comforts of home–plus many luxuries too. For those who want something more luxurious, The Preston House & Hotel is a 1905 historical home that has been renovated into a renowned restaurant and modern, boutique hotel.
What to Do
Adjacent to the above-mentioned properties, you’ll find The Long Island Aquarium. The Aquarium includes both indoor and outdoor exhibits showcasing aquatic creatures and a few special land dwellers from near and far. The interactive experiences and photo opportunities seem never-ending. Special events like on-site Yoga and moonlight cruises mean that there is always something new to see or enjoy.
Additionally, Long Island’s East End offers many other opportunities for entertainment and recreation. Between fishing, golfing, the beaches, exploring the vineyards and lighthouses and the amazing shopping and dining options, you’ll quickly realize that the North and South Forks of Long Island offer plenty to keep you coming time and time again so you can experience it all. A vacation adventure in Long Island’s East End can be as laid back or as packed full of excitement as you desire. It is not only a great place for a romantic couple’s getaway, but it is also a fun place to take the entire family to enjoy a wide variety of recreational opportunities.