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Things to Do in the Hamptons New York

The Hamptons refers to the towns of South Hampton and East Hampton. Located at the eastern end of Long Island, these towns are favorite summer retreats for many vacationers. Those who like crowds and club atmosphere should visit The Hamptons between July and August. During the remaining time of the year The Hamptons are a tranquil place full of great things to do Below you will find a list of things to do and attractions, as well as travel statistics on comparison shopping, vacation planning and themes, and some lodging options.

Whether you are looking for a stress-free vacation relaxing at the beach, or an adrenaline filled adventure full of exciting things to do and outdoor experiences, The Hamptons will not disappoint you. Book a Hampton NH vacation rental and explore the possibilities. Golfing at The Hamptons is truly unique. Those staying at a Hamptons bed and breakfast can head to the Montauk Downs State Park. Located only a 15 minute drive from East Hampton; this park offers one of the best public golf courses in America. Other excellent public golf course in the area is the Bethpage in Farmingdale. Considered by many the “Sportfishing capital of the world,” Montauk offers avid anglers staying at a Hamptons resort excellent fishing conditions as well as charter rentals for their convenience. Many world record fishes have been caught off Montauk.

Based on market research studies, 67 percent of the travelers were interested in comparison shopping among Hamptons vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts, hotels, and resorts.  Surprinsingly, there was a 53 percent that were open to receive offers from places to stay near The Hamptons, like Hampton Bays, Springville, East Quogue, Jamesport, Westhampton Beach, Southampton, Mattituck, Water Mill, Riverhead, Northville, Cutchogue, Remsenburg, Bridgehampton, Calverton, Reeves Park, and Peconic, and Sagaponack. Study results reveal that mindful and careful travelers who began their trip preparation two and more months in advance represented the 53 percent. Those vacationers who sent their inquiries looking for a place to stay one to two months prior to their arrival represented the 258 percent. Typical last minute travelers represented the 17 percent and they inquired within the last month before the arriving to their Hamptons lodging. The most popular vacation theme for the Hamptons area is family reunions with 57 percent of the traveler’s inquiries requesting accommodations for groups of more than 4 adults, 25 percent for families with children, 14 percent for couples, and 14 percent for people traveling alone.

Staying at a vacation rental in Hamptons is an excellent idea especially if you are traveling with your family or a large group. Hamptons vacation rentals not only offer more space but also more privacy.   Below, there are two great lodging options to explore:

Comtempory Hamptons Vacation Rental Estate: njoy poolside living in this stunning contemporary home complete with lots of skylights and cathedral ceiling. Bike along the Peconic Bay or enjoy miles of sandy beach just steps away. This spacious home has a large heated pool, 7 person hot tub, large deck area, outdoor shower and large backyard. This house offers a dazzling array of large bedrooms, open layout and lots of bathrooms. The master bath has a huge roman tub with jacuzzi and separate shower. The gourmet kitchen is perfect for large family gatherings. Central air makes living here a joy. Far away from the bustle of the city, you will never want to leave this home once you are here. This is the finest in East End living in a truly privileged estate setting.

East Hampton NY Vacation Rental: This private, immaculate, sun-filled, 3 Bedroom, 3 Bath, Ralph Lauren furnished contemporary in East Hampton’s Northwest Settler’s Landing area with cathedral ceilings is surrounded by 3000 sq. ft. of multi-level decking for amazing dining and entertaining experiences. Beautifully appointed with every amenity imaginable. There is a heated 20′ by 40′ custom pool and separate pool house with full bath, sub zero frig/freezer and wet bar. Outdoor Spa/Hot Tub off main bedroom. This home is within walking distance to Sammy’s beach among other private spots and minutes from East Hampton town and ocean beaches.