Montauk is the perfect vacation getaway spot. Here, you can spend your days relaxing by the beach, shopping at the variety of fashionable boutiques, or surf until sunset. Whether you need a quick escape from the buzz of the city, or are a returning visitor to the area, Montauk always offers a variety of different activities every time you visit.
There are a variety of different things to do in Montauk. Hop on one of the three sunset cruises offered in the area to head to the lighthouse while the sun sets on your perfect day out. You can also rent a sailboat at Puff N’ Put and make your way out to Fort Pond Bay, or take your own boat out on the water and spend the day sailing away. Headed to the museums? The Montauk Point Lighthouse is a must-stop place to learn more about the Lighthouse, as well as climb up the 137 steps to check out the view from the deck. Looking to stay on land? Spend your day doing fun things like playing golf at The Montauk Downs, or horseback riding at Deep Hollow Ranch—the site of the first cattle ranch in the United States. Montauk offers a variety of different places to check out for some fun after dark, including The Point Bar and Grill, and The Surf Lodge. Montauk also has a surplus of beaches that are highly ranked in the country. Whether you’re looking to surf, searching for a place to enjoy a drink, or want to bring your dog along, Montauk offers the perfect beach for whatever you’re in the mood for.
There are a good amount of day trips you can take from Montauk. Get on the hour-long ferry The Viking Fleet to spend the day near New London, Connecticut or to Block Island, where you can rent a car or a bike to explore the scenery of the area. For some wine tasting, head out to Greenport on the North Fork, and visit one of the 40 vineyards in the area that offer full day or half day wine tours. While there, you can also check out Mitchell Park, a park that offers an antique carousel as well as a blacksmith shop. Only 20 minutes from Montauk is East Hampton, a historic city where you can visit places like Guild Hall to admire art, or head to The Springs and take a tour of Jackson Pollock’s house/studio at the Pollock-Krasner House.
Tripping makes finding a place to stay in Montauk easier than ever. Montauk is most popular between the end of June and Labor Day, and we offer a variety of rentals near the water, from nice beach houses to luxury spas and hotels. For those colder months, we have houses available for rent with heated pools and hot tubs, so you can even go for a nice dip in the middle of winter. Rent a home or reserve a stay at one of the hotels near Amagansett to enjoy some shopping and historic museums. If you aren’t planning a long stay, there are a variety of different seaside hotels and inns to choose from. No matter your preference, Tripping will help you make the right choice when it comes to staying in Montauk. Book your vacation rental today!
Getting around Montauk is very simple. Lindy’s Taxi service, MOKO Taxi, and Montauk’s Best Taxi service are all open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and provide taxis and 15-passenger vans to train stations and to ferries all year round. Suffolk Transit Bus is the local bus service than runs through Montauk to East Hampton. Long Island Rail Road is the local train station, and provides year-round service all along the LIRR branches. There is also a Hertz car rental service if you plan on driving yourself around the city.
Find the best Montauk vacation rentals on Tripping.com. With over 461 home rentals, take your pick from a wide variety of choices including studio apartments, luxury condos, and cozy cabin rentals. Prices in Montauk range from $25 a night. Many rentals can also be booked directly online.Vacation home rentals found on Tripping.com offer more amenities than the average hotel room along with many of the comforts of home. Going on a business trip or need to stay connected? 419 homes in Montauk offer high-speed WiFi Internet so you won’t miss a beat. Travelling with kids? Let them splash around in any of the 174 rentals with pool or jacuzzi, or relax with the family in one of the 411 homes with cable TV.For all those pet owners with dogs or cats, Montauk offers 113 pet-friendly vacation rentals for your extended family. Find the perfect vacation rental that matches your budget and style on Tripping.com.Search properties from 7 vacation rental sites in Montauk where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Booking.com, and Expedia. There are 344 HomeAway rentals, 38 Booking.com short term rentals and 32 Expedia vacation rentals.