From Suffolk County to East Hampton, Long Island offers a wealth of options for a romantic weekend getaway or extended stay romantic retreat. Many bed and breakfasts, inns and hotels offer couples packages that include deluxe amenities and services, and offer easy access to area wineries and attractions. Whether you’re celebrating an anniversary or just want to surprise that special someone in your life, plan your Long Island getaway at some of these romantic hotels and inns in New York:
A Victorian On the Bay is a privately-owned bed and breakfast located about five miles from Westhampton. The cozy and elegant mansion features private baths with Ultra Bain whirlpool tubs, gas or electric fireplaces, and three rooms have a deck overlooking the water. Travelers interested in a romantic retreat may consider the Secret Hideaway room, an oversized room with a fireplace, six-foot long whirlpool tub, semi-private deck and a king-size bed. There is a two-night minimum stay on weekends at this destination. Call 631-325-1000 or visit www.victorianonthebay.com for more information.
Travelers interested in enjoying a weekend retreat in a secluded setting might consider staying at Oheka Castle in Suffolk County. The elegant castle is located on a private 23-acre estate and offers several deluxe amenities and services including an in-room coffee maker, wireless Internet access, a complimentary breakfast, an on-site fitness center and an indoor swimming pool. Guests can stay in one of 32 appointed guestrooms and suites furnished with Frette Italian-Egyptian cotton linens and plush king or queen size mattresses. This venue offers concierge services so that guests can put together a custom itinerary for their weekend getaway. The castle is within a short drive from several attractions including the Hecksher Museum of Art, the wineries of the North Fork, and the historic Gold Coast mansions. Call 632-659-1400 or visit www.oheka.com for more information.
When you’re celebrating an anniversary or honoring another special event together, the Roslyn Claremont Hotel, tucked away in the historic village of Roslyn, offers a private retreat for the happy couple. This hotel is a popular destination for weddings, bridal showers and other special events, and home to a stylish Manhattan-style restaurant called Cristina’s. You can choose from one of 76 spacious guest rooms and suites designed with fireplaces, four-poster king beds and European marble bathrooms. Call 800-626-9005 or visit www.roslynclaremonthotel.com for more information.
If you’re looking for a quiet and cozy bed and breakfast, head to The Mill House Inn in East Hampton. The luxury bed and breakfast is within walking distance to the historic village of East Hampton, and is surrounded by picturesque country roads and ocean beaches. You can enjoy a scenic drive to the fishing docks, spend an afternoon at the farmers market and head off on a winery tour in Bridgehampton during your stay. You can look forward to a gourmet breakfast each morning and home baked cookies throughout your stay. Call 631-324-9766 or visit www.millhouseinn.com for more information.