Located on the south fork of eastern Long Island, East Hampton is a high-end holiday destination.
East Hampton Village is an idyllic locale, where tourists can enjoy local bars and restaurants and stay in well-appointed resorts.
There are five beaches within walking distance of the village, so visitors can choose between ocean or bay beaches. The ocean beaches offer particularly good surf conditions while the bay beaches are a popular place for young families because of their calm, shallow waters.
Comfort on the beach
The East Hampton Main Beach has a flag system that informs swimmers of sea conditions. Lifeguards are there in peak seasons.
Each of the beaches has ample facilities like beach chairs and umbrellas for people wanting to relax in the shade.
The parking spots near the East Hampton Main Beach are fairly limited since can be used by permit only.
Hotels near the beach
There are several hotels and B&Bs in East Hampton near the beach where tourists can stay, for example:
The Hedges Inn (4 stars, offers free wifi)
East Hampton House Resort (2 stars)
Ocean Vista Resort
Topping Rose House (5 stars, offers free wifi and breakfast)
- Disabled Access
- Car Parking
- Changing Rooms