18 South Street
Greenport, NY 11944
The Art Lover's Lair is aptly named-a charming, newly renovated apartment attached to The South Street Gallery in Greenport Village. Virtually everything is within walking distance—village shops, restaurants, yacht basin, train & bus stations and so many other amenities. Beaches are close-by too.
This second floor apartment has a new and bright kitchen and a cheery art-filled ambiance. Tall ceilings, original artwork and a living room/kitchen open to a cozy deck—making this space delightfully comfortable and inviting. Consider it for an escape any time of the year where you can unwind or use it as home base to explore the fabulous North Fork. In fact it's so close to the Shelter Island Ferry, you will be very tempted to visit Greenport's South Fork/Hamptons counterpart-Sag Harbor Village-easily accessed across Shelter Island.
The Art Lover's Lair is also the perfect place to escape if you are planning a small affair in The South Street Gallery—a fabulous space for a small wedding, rehearsal dinner or even a corporate party. Regardless of your reason, a stay in The South Street Gallery's Art Lover's Lair will be a comfortable and relaxing home away from home.
North Fork Wine Country
Southold, NY 11971
Wow! Fit for a billionaire! But you don't have to be one to enjoy a few days at what is essentially your own private resort. This gorgeous waterfront home sits on four private acres surrounded by 100 acres of preserve and sports a heated granite pool, a private three-hole putting green and the most spectacular natural views around. And that's just the outside! Step inside to find a great room with Yamaha player piano, media room, exercise room, gourmet kitchen and five bedrooms, each with private bath. Plus there is a master suite perfect for a newlywed couple. There's even an elevator in this three-story house! There are so many possibilities with this property. It's large enough to accommodate the entire family, bridal party or close friends, so consider it for the rehearsal dinner, bridal shower or bachelor party, or even host an intimate wedding here. Lisa, the owner, is a North Fork local and will provide a personalized introduction to the perks of wine country celebrations. She has recently been ordained a minister-there's full service for you! LGBT weddings and commitment ceremonies are also welcome. This amazing property would make a celebration of any kind on the North Fork truly a one of a kind event. Make sure you check it out…and let Lisa know you found it at North Fork Weddings!
61475 Route 48
Greenport, NY 11944
(800) 269-4140 or (631) 477-1818
This condo resort is stupendously located on the North Fork of L.I, and is one of only a handful of places with water views. The sunset views are not be outdone anywhere in the world. In a place that offers mostly small motels/hotels and B&B's, this is a very comfortable, convenient, and luxurious way to spend time out east. All condos are two bedroom/ two bath, sleep 6, have flat screen tv's, full kitchenettes (even a wine chiller!) and wi-fi. There's a heated swimming pool and laundry facilities on site and if you have a large group or family, it offers multi unit special pricing. It is located only minutes from the Village of Greenport and the Shelter Island Ferry providing traffic free access to the Hamptons. I found the pricing surprisingly affordable so if you plan a visit this summer, you may be one of the resort's first guests!
9790 Peconic Bay Blvd.
Mattituck, NY 11952
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Looking for a romantic, casual beach house to enjoy the first days of newlywed bliss? Consider one of the cottages of Husing's Grove in Mattituck. Located right on Peconic Bay, and near downtown Mattituck, you will have the best of both worlds—romantic privacy in your own beach house, and restaurants, shopping, and even winery hopping when you are ready to explore the world.
The Husing's Grove compound is a truly hidden jewel with 4 cottages and a larger main house all discreetly placed to assure privacy, with full kitchens, indoor plumbing, (but outdoor showers). The cottages have three double bedrooms and the main house boasts 4 bedrooms. These are beach houses at their best with all the seaside ambience you could ask for.
Husing's Grove is also perfect for gathering the extended family – with 4 cottages and the main house everyone has room to frolic and relax without getting in each other's way. No matter what your reason for planning a seaside getaway, be sure to plan a long visit, because once you find Husing's Grove, you will want to stay forever.
5 North Menantic Road
Shelter Island, NY 11964
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McCulloch Wedding Estate
Escape to the grand McCulloch Estate for a weekend, a week and beyond. This Victorian era home is nestled among the trees, situated on Shelter Island's West Neck Harbor, and offers a splendid romantic getaway for the honeymooners, or a comfortably self-contained compound for gathering the nearest and dearest for a memorable reunion.
The McCulloch property has all the amenities we expect in the 21st Century combined with all the charm of a grand seaside estate of yesteryear. Cozy up to the fireplace in cool evenings, enjoy a dip in the pool on warm summer days, and relax on the porch with cocktails whenever the mood strikes. Spend on day on the water, tie up to the private deepwater dock, and simply unwind in this magical oasis.