Best Beach Destinations on Long Island, New York

July 11th, 2018 by


It isn’t summer on Long Island without a trip to the beach! Being on Long Island, we are so lucky to have some beautiful beaches right in our backyard. From Long Beach, all the way to Montauk, there are plenty of beautiful beaches to explore on all ends of the island. Here are just a few to put on your list this summer!

Robert Moses State Park

600 Robert Moses State Parkway
Babylon, NY 11702

Robert Moses

There is fun for the whole family at Robert Moses State Park! Situated on the South Shore of Suffolk County, Robert Moses State Park is easy to get to from all ends of Long Island. Each location is equipped with concessions, beach shops, first aid offices, comfort stations, and private outdoor showers. There are also scenic picnic areas complete with park grills and tables, as well as an 18-hole Pitch & Putt Golf Course right on the beach! At Robert Moses State Park, you can sink your feet in the white sand, hear the waves, and relax.

Cupsogue Beach County Park

906 Dune Rd
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978

Cupsogue Beach

Situated in the heart of Westhampton Beach, Cupsogue Beach County Park is a great destination to experience The Hamptons at its finest! Enjoy the fine white sand and the crystal blue water on a beautiful summer day this season. Also, you can cool off and get some food and drinks at the Cupsogue Beach Hut, which often has live music as well. Whether you make a day trip or a long weekend out to The Hamptons, be sure to check out Cupsogue Beach County Park!

Ocean Beach Park, Long Beach

Nevada Avenue
Long Beach, NY 11561

Ocean Beach

Many people flock further east on Long Island to experience the best beaches. However, some of the best beach destinations can be found further west, such as Ocean Beach Park in the city of Long Beach! Long Beach is known for their long boardwalk and beautiful sandy beaches, and is a go to destination for many people in Nassau County, Suffolk County, and New York City. Besides the beautiful beach and scenic boardwalk, there are also many other amenities such as a fishing pier, beach volleyball, and free summer concerts. If you decide to head west into Nassau County, be sure to stop by Ocean Beach Park in Long Beach this summer!

Sunken Meadow State Park

Rte. 25A and Sunken Meadow Parkway
Kings Park, NY 11754

Sunken Meadow

Sunken Meadow State Park offers some of the best views of the Long Island Sound on the North Shore. Situated conveniently in Kings Park, off of the Sunken Meadow State Parkway, Sunken Meadow State Park is an easy destination for those traveling from Huntington, Huntington Station, East Northport, Northport, and Commack. If you are looking for a beach with calmer waters, than Sunken Meadow State Park is the place for you. The Long Island Sound has a calming and quiet atmosphere that is as relaxing as possible. There are also many picnic areas for those that wish to host gatherings and parties, or just a relaxing day in the park.

Ditch Plains Beach

18 Ditch Plains Rd
Montauk, NY 11954

Ditch Plains

Located on the easternmost tip of Long Island, Ditch Plains Beach in Montauk is perfect for those looking to get away from the hustle and bustle. Those that are interested in surfing and body boarding will love this beach, as it is a known spot for enthusiasts. While in Montauk experiencing the beautiful beaches, be sure to also check out the famous Montauk Lighthouse, which is not far from Ditch Plains Beach. You, as well as your family will enjoy Montauk and all it has to offer this summer!

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