Breakwater Beach and Park 5155 Breakwater Rd, Mattituck, NY11952 Located on a sandy expanse of beach west of the Mattituck Inlet jetty — a heavily-used federal channel —…More Breakwater Beach on the Long Island Sound is frequented by fishermen, families and beach volleyball players during the summer. Endangered piping plovers are protected in a large roped-off section of the beach during their nesting season. Dramatic sunsets over the sound can be witnessed year-round at Breakwater Beach.
Southold Town Beach Route 48, Southold, NY11971 The breathtaking view of the Long Island Sound and accessibility of this beach from Route 48 in Southold make Town Beach…More one of the more popular spots to soak up the sun in the summertime. The park features 960 feet of Sound-front beach, a sandy playground area, a picnic pavillion and a wooden swing. Lifeguards are on duty during the summer.
East End Beach Glass 1625 Chablis Path, Southold, NY11971 This Southold-based company creates and sells one-of-a-kind handcrafted jewelry made from 100 percent (unless…More otherwise noted) authentic beach glass found along the north shore of Long Island. Options include necklaces and pendants, bracelets and anklets made from hand-selected glass found on private beaches in Long Island.
Nassau Point Community Beach Nassau Point Road, Cutchogue, NY11935 A long sandy beach overlooking Little Peconic Bay distingishes Nassau Point Community Beach from other waterfront parks…More on the North Fork. The beach, which is owned and maintained by Cutchogue-New Suffolk Park District, features a playground, grills, picnic tables, a basketball hoop in the parking lot and a roped-off bathing area. Ospreys and other birds and wildlife can be seen in the extensive wetlands to the west of the beach.
Bailie Beach Park 2205 Bailie Beach Road, Mattituck, NY11952 This quiet beach at the end of Bailie Beach Road features grand views of the Long Island Sound and Mattituck Inlet…More — views enhanced by fiery sunsets on warm summer evenings. Maintained by the Mattituck Park District staff, Bailie Beach Lodge is tucked away in the grassy dunes and is often used by Boy Scout and Girl Scout Troops. The lodge, which houses a large commercial kitchen, is also available to rent from the park district for private functions.
Cedar Beach County Park 3690 Cedar Beach Rd, Southold, NY11971 A cottage near this beach is the last place Helen Keller and her famed teacher, Anne Sullivan, spent together in the…More summer of 1936, before Ms. Sullivan died of a heart attack. The long-neglected summer home is still standing, and people of all stripes seek the tranquility of this county-owned park. A concrete boat ramp is also located here.
Shorecrest Bed & Breakfast Rte 48, Greenport, NY11939 Shorecrest Bed & Breakfast offers privacy, luxury, romance, and relaxation to its guests. With six…More rooms at the inn as well as a three-bedroom beach house, Shorecrest offers views of both Long Island Sound and Shelter Bay. Beach passes, chairs and towels are available for a day at the nearby private beach. Shorecrest is located just west of Greenport Village, and there are numerous restaurants and shopping opportunities just a short drive away. Shorecrest also offers its guests a winery discount and free tastings at participating wineries. Please call for information on seasonal and mid-week discounts.
Historic White Blossom House Cottages and Apartments 695 Pine Neck Rd, Southold, NY11971 Owned by Mark and Mona Osmer, the Historic White Blossom House Cottages and Apartments offer comfortable and…More convenient long- and short-term housing close to the beach. Call for availability and rate information.
Sound View Inn N Rd, Mattituck, NY11952 The Sound View Inn offers lodging near Greenport Village, right on the Long Island Sound. Every room overlooks the…More beach. The Inn also offers a restaurant and bar, and occasionally hosts karaoke nights. The hotel has twenty-five rooms and twenty suites.