Destination guide

The scenic area of Orient awaits your stay

Enjoy the museums and other features of Orient. Travellers to this scenic city praise the island views, beaches and golfing. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Orient

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Orient has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Island's End Golf and Country Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Gardiner's Bay Country Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Kontokosta Winery (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Shelter Island Country Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Shelter Island Tennis Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • The Old Field Vineyards (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Orient

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Orient is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Orient Beach State Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Orient Point County Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Truman's Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Menhadden Lane Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Norman E. Klipp Marine Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • 67 Steps Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Orient

The nearest airport is in East Hampton, NY (HTO), located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Fishers Island, NY (FID-Elizabeth Field), which is 15 mi (24.1 km) away.

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

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 Orient:

  • Mystic: 472 holiday homes
  • Clearwater Beach: 106 holiday homes
  • Beach Hampton: 51 holiday homes
  • Niantic: 165 holiday homes
  • Noank: 28 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 Orient?

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

  • Orient Point County Park: 3,108 holiday lettings
  • Oysterponds Historical Society: 3,144 holiday lettings
  • Orient By The Sea Marina: 3,136 holiday lettings
  • Orient Beach State Park: 3,315 holiday lettings
  • Mystic Seaport: 161 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Orient 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 Orient?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,487 Houses in Orient. Our other popular types of Orient holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 216 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 216 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Orient?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,686 holiday homes with pool available in Orient. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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