Destination guide

The beachside setting of Montauk is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Montauk. Renowned for its boating, surfing and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Montauk

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Montauk for its boating and biking. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Montauk a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Montauk Downs State Park Golf Course (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Montauk Racquet Club (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Walking Dunes Trailhead (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • LongHouse Reserve (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Sag Harbor State Golf Course (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Channing Daughters Winery (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Montauk

Travelers enjoy Montauk for its boating. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Montauk

Travelers love Montauk for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Montauk. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Edison Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Kirk Park Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Shadmoor State Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Fort Pond Bay Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Montauk Downs State Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Ditch Plains Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Montauk

The nearest airport is in Montauk, NY (MTP), located 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Fishers Island, NY (FID-Elizabeth Field), which is 15.8 mi (25.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Montauk Station.

Where to stay around Montauk?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,391 holiday lettings near Montauk. From 1,215 Houses to 83 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Montauk is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Montauk?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Montauk:

  • Culloden Shores: 68 holiday homes
  • Villas at Montauk Downs: 60 holiday homes
  • Groton Long Point: 36 holiday homes
  • Barnes Landing: 50 holiday homes
  • Niantic: 423 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Montauk?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Montauk. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Montauk Downs State Park Golf Course: 1,785 holiday lettings
  • Navy Road Park: 2,151 holiday lettings
  • Montauk Downs State Park: 1,855 holiday lettings
  • Montauk County Park: 1,660 holiday lettings
  • Hither Hills State Park: 2,198 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Montauk listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Montauk?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,215 Houses in Montauk. Our other popular types of Montauk holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 83 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Montauk?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 828 holiday homes with pool available in Montauk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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