Winter is here and Long Island hotels and inns are offering seasonal discounts for those longing for an overnight stay or a weekend getaway. Curl up by the fire, explore the local attractions, or sit and sip cocktails in the hotel restaurant – there’s plenty to do on a Long Island weekend getaway. COVID restrictions vary by venue; Before you visit, be sure to check what is currently in effect.
GARDEN CITY HOTEL
A view of the Red Salt Room restaurant, located in the Garden City Hotel. Photo credit: Marcelo Barrera
Guests can easily walk down Seventh Street to the village’s upscale dining and shopping district. The spot’s indoor restaurants, King Bar and Red Salt Room, feature food prepared by celebrity chef David Burke, and everything from beauty and hair to massages can be enjoyed in the hotel’s new boutique Red Hots Spa.
WINTER OFFER The “Winter Package” offered here is available until the end of March and includes a credit of 25 USD for food and drinks that can be used in the hotel’s restaurants. Prices are $ 249 midweek, $ 289 on Fridays and Saturdays.
THE INFORMATION 45 Seventh Street, Garden City; 877-549-0400, gardencityhotel.com
A view of the Atlantica Restaurant, located along the boardwalk at the Allegria Hotel in Long Beach. Photo credit: Allegria Hotel
A luxury hotel located on the promenade in the “City By the Sea”. Those staying here can play by the Atlantic or stroll into the city’s bustling social and shopping scene on West Beech Street on the corner of New York Avenue a mile west of the hotel; for a similar but closer experience, there are many restaurants and shops on West Park Avenue, just 3 miles from the Allegria. Enjoy a meal at the on-site Atlantica Restaurant while you spend the night.
WINTER OFFER Under the ongoing offers, people can stay three nights or more to receive up to 20% off hotel rates, which start at $ 169.15.
THE INFORMATION 80 W. Broadway; Long beach; 516-889-1300, allegriahotelny.com
MILL HOUSE GUESTHOUSE
The exterior of The Mill House Inn in East Hampton. Photo credit: Sylvia Müller | The Mill House Inn
A quiet retreat in the heart of East Hampton Village, within easy walking distance of the area’s luxury restaurants and shops; one of the few multiplexes in the Hamptons (Regal UA East Hampton Cinema: 30 Main St .; 844-462-7342, regmovies.com) is across the street. No parking permits are required on the village’s beaches at this time of year if you want to explore the coast. The Mill House Breakfast is delivered to your rooms and suites each morning to start your day.
WINTER OFFER The Mill House Inn is offering its “Midweek Multi-Night Special Discount” until March 31, Sunday through Thursday: three days 12% discount, four nights 14% and five nights 16%. Prices start at $ 250 before discounts are applied.
THE INFORMATION 31 Nordhauptstrasse; 631-324-9766, millhouseinn.com
The Firepit outdoor lounge at Gurney’s Montauk. Source: Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa
It sits on the Atlantic Ocean and offers great views – and in case the winter wind blows, the venue’s signature fireplace is always ready to provide some warmth. Hang out in the hotel’s private Bungalows by the Sea, which also feature fire pits and sea views (available Friday through Sunday). It seats up to six people and guests can order seasonal snacks and cocktails. Look for 90-minute cocktail mixing classes (free for guests) available on select dates at The Regent Cocktail Club. In March, Gurney’s will unveil its redesigned Seawater Spa, which features an ocean-fed seawater pool, cardio rooms, and fitness classes.
WINTER OFFER Inspired by the New Year, Gurney’s is offering a “22% discount for 2022” special through April 14th. Daily prices start at $ 305 with discount.
THE INFORMATION 290 Old Montauk Highway .; 631-668-2345, gurneysresorts.com
THE ROUND TREE
The exterior of the Roundtree boutique hotel in Amagansett. Credit: The Round Tree
This boutique hotel is perfectly located between East Hampton and Montauk, so guests can easily explore all of the fun things the East End has to offer. The hotel is within walking distance of Amagansett Square (130-160 Main St .; amagansettsquare.com), a luxury mall with multiple clothing, accessories, and dining venues.
WINTER OFFER The “Winter Escape” discount offered is a 20% discount on the overnight rates for the season. Rooms start at $ 495 before discount applies.
THE INFORMATION 273 Hauptstrasse; 631-267-3133, theroundtreehotels.com
SAG HARBOR INN
Sag Harbor has many shops and restaurants on Main Street within walking distance of the inn. The South Ferry (southferry.com) to Shelter Island is only a 3.6 mile drive away for those looking to do something.
WINTER OFFER In February, couples can take advantage of the “Romance” package: From Sunday to Thursday, guests receive a box of chocolates and wine on arrival and then stay longer with a check-out at 1:00 p.m. A free continental breakfast is available, as is 24-hour tea, coffee, and hot chocolate in the lobby; Nightly rates start at $ 189.
THE INFORMATION 45 Westwasserstr .; 631-725-2949, sagharborinn.com
Barons Cove in Sag Harbor. Photo credit: Cape Resorts
Located next to the Sag Harbor Inn, it offers access to the same external highlights, of course, but this resort also has its own fine-dining restaurant and lounge with fireplaces inside and out. The outdoor option is a wood-burning hot spot on the patio.
WINTER OFFER The hotel is currently taking a break from the season and will start with a “Waterfront Wellness” package when it reopens on February 11th, with effect until March. The offer promotes health recovery and includes $ 150 dining credit for the hotel restaurant (cooked by Chef Nick Vogel), $ 40 daily dining credit for breakfast served in-house, and herb and spice-infused mocktails in the lounge. Prices start at $ 329 for two people.
THE INFORMATION 31 W. Wasserstr .; 844-227-6672, caperesorts.com
AQUA BEACH HOTEL
The Aqua Beach Hotel in Aquebogue features this sauna, among other boutique amenities. Photo credit: Javier Gurrero
Overlooking Great Peconic Bay, this brother of Greenport’s American Beech sits between downtown Riverhead and Jamesport – but since the North Fork is only about 40-30 miles long, all of the area’s vineyards and craft breweries are also close by home base – as well as bustling Greenport Village, just over 23 miles east. Guests can stay and rent sauna access ($ 40 for 30 minutes), enjoy sunsets by the outdoor fire pits, and even request some free s’mores for roasting.
WINTER OFFER The boutique hotel offers a “warmer winter package” with sauna access and fluffy bathrobes to take with you for the season. Prices start at $ 349 a night, but through February there’s another offer: stay two or more nights and save 20% on weekdays.
THE INFORMATION 15 Bay Avenue, Aquebogue; 631-722-3212, aquahotelbeachclub.com
By Ian J. Stark