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Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Long Island, New York your home away from home

Long Island lies just to the east of better-known New York City on Manhattan and the two islands are joined by the Brooklyn Bridge. Long Island is both the longest and the largest island on the contiguous United States, measuring 118 miles long and just 20 miles wide. Being so close to the city it is a popular place for commuters to live and is popular for its beaches and recreation too. Holiday rentals on Long Island make a great base for exploring this diverse area, from the city sights of New York to the quiet rural lanes of Suffolk County.

Things to Do in Long Island, New York

A holiday rental in Long Island provides the perfect base for long barefoot walks on the sand, climbing to the top of the lighthouse to enjoy the sea views, sampling local wines at the Long Island vineyards or visiting one of the stately homes and gardens which are open to visitors. Long Island is also well-known for its top golf courses, its sailing and fishing charters, horseracing, sporting events and children’s activities. Take a cruise through the wetlands, go seal spotting or take a leisurely dinner cruise around the island. Long Island is also renowned for its shopping with high fashion malls, outlet malls and a host of specialty shops.

Places to Visit in Long Island, New York

The Hamptons are located on the South Fork of Long Island and the area includes the delightful towns of Southampton and East Hampton, along with the tiny hamlets of Sag Harbor, Water Mill and Bridgehampton. Enjoy the beaches, museums and fine dining whilst celebrity spotting! Mantauk boasts some of the best sand and surf in the area and has a very “un-hamptons” surfer culture. Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, the summer residence of President Theodore Roosevelt can be toured to see where the family entertained heads of state. For a home on an even grander scale, visit the restored Oheka Castle which was built in the style of a magnificent French château. On a cultural theme, the Nassau County Museum of Art has an exceptional collection of artworks, including an outdoor sculpture garden.

Weather in Long Island, New York

Long Island has long humid summers and cool wet winters, tempered by the Atlantic sea breezes. The north and west of the island has some snowfall with average temperatures as low as 3°C (37°F). During the summer temperatures reach an average 30°C (86°F) and the area has low rainfall throughout the year.

Travel to Long Island, New York

Many visitors staying at a holiday rental on Long Island choose to drive to this pretty area, but for those who wish to fly, there are three airports nearby. JFK International (JFK), La Guardia (LGA) and Long Island MacArthur (ISP) Airport are all conveniently close, providing a choice of flights to almost anywhere in the world.

    Exceptional! 5/5
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    • 1 BA
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    Apartment #4169230
    5
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      Exceptional! 5/5
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      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 4
      Cottage #869140vb
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        • 4 BR
        • 3 BA
        • Sleeps 10
        House #906820vb
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        Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
          Exceptional! 5/5
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 6
          House #321313vb
          4
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            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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            • 3 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Cottage #3953729
            13
            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (11 reviews)
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              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 2
              Cottage #602111vb
              11
              Viewed 110 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5/5
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                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 7
                House #4191858
                4
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                  • 4 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 8
                  Farmhouse #926155vb
                  1
                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (35 reviews)
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                    • 4 BR
                    • 3 BA
                    • Sleeps 10
                    House #648890vb
                    35
                    Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 5 BR
                      • 3 BA
                      • Sleeps 9
                      House #4209796
                      2
                      Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.3/5
                        (26 reviews)
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                        • 3 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 10
                        House #330093
                        26
                        Viewed 102 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                          • 1 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 3
                          Cottage #587260vb
                          9
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                            Excellent! 4.3/5
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 3
                            Apartment #4105117
                            6
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                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (9 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              House #3752221
                              9
                              Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (11 reviews)
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                                • 6 BR
                                • 3 BA
                                • Sleeps 12
                                House #330556
                                11
                                Viewed 121 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  House #3992966
                                  6
                                  Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (27 reviews)
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                                    • 4 BR
                                    • 4 BA
                                    • Sleeps 8
                                    House #323170
                                    27
                                    Viewed 106 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (30 reviews)
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 4 BA
                                      • Sleeps 12
                                      House #351388
                                      30
                                      Viewed 130 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                        (16 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Condo #595934vb
                                        16
                                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                          (12 reviews)
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          House #234542vb
                                          12
                                          Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (4 reviews)
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 10
                                            House #732010vb
                                            4
                                            Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (9 reviews)
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              House #355877vb
                                              9
                                              Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                House #827786vb
                                                6
                                                Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (14 reviews)
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                  Cottage #797161vb
                                                  14
                                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                    (6 reviews)
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                                                    • 4 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                    House #707808vb
                                                    6
                                                    Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (18 reviews)
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                                                      • 4 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      House #555509vb
                                                      18
                                                      Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                        (10 reviews)
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                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Condo #3022060
                                                        10
                                                        Viewed 71 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Very Good! 4.2/5
                                                          (13 reviews)
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          House #364708vb
                                                          13
                                                          Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                            (4 reviews)
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                                                            • 8 BR
                                                            • 7 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 15
                                                            House #4159462
                                                            4
                                                            Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                              (24 reviews)
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                              House #477609vb
                                                              24
                                                              Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                (20 reviews)
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                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                                House #3579717
                                                                20
                                                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (23 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  House #902109
                                                                  23
                                                                  Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Cottage #4116101
                                                                    2
                                                                    Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (20 reviews)
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                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      Cottage #989563
                                                                      20
                                                                      Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                        (5 reviews)
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                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 3
                                                                        Bungalow #855062vb
                                                                        5
                                                                        Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                          House #586546vb
                                                                          1
                                                                          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (4 reviews)
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                            House #922420vb
                                                                            4
                                                                            Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (20 reviews)
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                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              Condo #697825vb
                                                                              20
                                                                              Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                House #4232633
                                                                                2
                                                                                Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                  Farmhouse #898177vb
                                                                                  1
                                                                                  Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (5 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                    House #921115vb
                                                                                    5
                                                                                    Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (21 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Cottage #285350vb
                                                                                      21
                                                                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                        (24 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 7
                                                                                        House #421606vb
                                                                                        24
                                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (24 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                                          House #973167
                                                                                          24
                                                                                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 9
                                                                                            House #4212692
                                                                                            1
                                                                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (20 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                                              House #3520816
                                                                                              20
                                                                                              Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (37 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                Apartment #563575vb
                                                                                                37
                                                                                                Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                  House #690153vb
                                                                                                  5
                                                                                                  Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (8 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                                                    • 4 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                    House #4244756
                                                                                                    8
                                                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (9 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 6 BR
                                                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 16
                                                                                                      House #37624vb
                                                                                                      9
                                                                                                      Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
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