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Welcome to Sunrise Guest House!
Sunrise Guest House is a special and unique getaway, just steps to miles of beautiful beaches. It is very romantic and laid back, even in peak-season. There are very few people on "our beach".
Our Guest House features guest rooms with a private bath and garden view or 2-room suites with a private bath, fireplace, and ocean view.
Your accommodations include use of the living/dining room areas with fireplace, our wonderful porch overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, and the hot tub with just the sky above.
A continental breakfast is served each morning including coffee, tea, hot or cold cereal, muffins, fruits, and orange juice. Guests may dine on tables in the dining or living room or outside on the wide porch.
Montauk is located at the very tip of Long Island, pointing out into the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 120 miles northeast of New York City. Montauk is easily accessed by car, bus, train and ferry.
Just across the street is a walking path along the ocean that will take you to Montauk Village or an international health spa. Of course, beach walking is great all year long!
- Montauk Point Lighthouse
- Several Beaches & State Parks
- Seal Watch Walks
- Whale Watching Cruises
- World-Class Golf
- Skateboard Park
- Hiking & Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Jim Barnes for sharing his own secrets with BBOnline.com! Why do most travelers stay at your inn?
Our guests stay with us because of our proximity to the ocean. All guest rooms have an ocean view.
What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?
We are best known for being a small cozy inn. We are the only B&B in the area and we are within walking distance to the beach. We are known for being very "laid back".
If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?
People visit Montauk for the beach and all of the outdoor sports and activities available. We have fishing, swimming, surfing, golf, tennis, hiking, bird watching and horseback riding.
What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?
We get a lot of great reviews on TripAdvisor. We are charming and relaxing with easy access to the beach.
What’s the best kept secret about the area?
Our beaches are never crowded..even in the summertime.
If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?
People should visit the lighthouses and also take a day trip to Sag Harbor or Shelter Island.
Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?
You can walk to the beach and we are located about 1 mile from downtown which has a lot of restaurants and shops.
What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?
Our favroite restaurants in the area include The Harvest serving continental/seafood, Municci's which offers Italian cuisine, and Dave's Grill for continental/seafood.
Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference? How many rooms does your inn have?
We have 4 rooms.
Do you accept pets?
We do not accept pets.
Welcome to Montauk
Montauk is an oceanfront playground located just 110 miles from New York City with over 5,000 acres of pristine public beaches and breathtaking diverse parkland. You'll enjoy swimming, surfing, fishing, boating, golfing, hiking, camping, horseback riding, biking, bird watching, observing nature, and more! It's a world class affordable vacation just a few hours away. Click on the video below and take a virtual vacation in Montauk.
Here are just a few of the things to do in Montauk...
16 acres of gardens with over 60 sculptures on view.
Surfboards, SUPs, skateboards, boogie boards, wetsuits, sun glasses, clothing, and travel gear. Kids and adult surf camps and private lessons - 16 years experience in giving surf lessons. New and used boards, repairs more.
Specializing in private and group surf lessons, personal training, kids clinics, guided surf trips and stand up paddling. Our team of CPR/first aid certified instructors can accommodate any kind of surf event or party.
Oldest cattle ranch in USA, est. 1658. Ride through 4,000 acres of trails & along L.I. Sound beach. Located 3 miles east of Montauk village on left. Call for reservations.
Our 65' vessel is perfectly set up for our open boat sunset cruises. Plenty of seating, upper & lower deck space. Bring your family, friends & favorite bottle of wine. Don't forget the camera! Relax & enjoy the spectacular sunsets Montauk has to offer while cruising by the Lighthouse. Thursday, Friday, & Saturday evenings 7pm - 9pm.
Rentals & Sales. Tours are our specialty. See Montauk on road and off with local guides. Individual or group. Open all year.
The Montauk Yacht Club provides four Har-Tru courts overlooking the water. Open to the public, 7 days a week in Season. Offering a variety of lessons and clinics, junior summer camp, seasonal memberships and many events.Managed by renowned tennis group, Annacone Tennis Management.
42' Pilothouse Sail Boat, 2 hour and 4 hour trips available. Afternoon and sunset cruises. Call for schedule and rates.
Miniature golf course, sailboats, pedal boats, stand up paddle boards, kayaks and canoes for rental. Across from the IGA.
Trail rides,special 1/2 hour rides for families and children. Pony rides, summer farm camp, lessons and private rides.
Step off the dock and onto one of our Catalina 22s for an exhilarating sail on the waters of Montauk. Take the tiller, or just sit back and relax, we'll make your sailing experience one of a kind. We offer sailing trips, lessons, bareboat rentals, & sunset sails.
Sailing charters,day trips, sunset cruises, and unique Sail + Sport packages. Go sailing today! Prices start at $59 for adults, $39 kids. No experience necessary, all ages are welcome! www.sailingmontauk.com
Daily scenic and historic shoreline tours, beautiful Montauk sunsets or other specialized tours, reservations required.
Scuba diving and Shark cage diving. Block Island overnight trips.Westlake Marina. www.seaturtlecharters.com
Secology, Eco - Tours are customized adventures on the local Montauk waters. Charters for half-day fishing and private water taxi are available. Located at the Montauk Marine Basin.
To bring art and art education to the residents and visitors of the East End.Located adjacent to the Long Island Railroad Station.
"Studio Workshop" Wildlife / Landscape, Paintings / Photos. Bob Ross Technique 1 Day Workshops. also: "Montauk Daylily Garden" Daylilies & Designer Gene Daylily Seed,"Web-Available" We Grow Persimmons & Kiwis "Jam Available".cell 631-702-3671 or 3655.
Bay Street is a 299 seat not - for - profit professional theater offering plays, musicals, comedy, movies, special events, children's programs and more.
Award winning wines, tastings, and tours available. Call for tour info. Two locations / 231 Montauk Hwy in Watermill and 44535 Main Road, Southold, NY.
Known for its dry rosé – a favorite known as "Summer in a bottle” Wölfer Estate Vineyard, located in Sagaponack, NY also makes elegant chardonnays, merlots, and cabernet francs.www.wolfer.com
2013 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Listing provided by the Montauk Chamber of Commerce. Full listing on their web site here.
Miss Montauk Winter Cod Fishing
Hosted by:Miss Montauk
When: Tuesday, January 01, 2013 05:00AM
Ends: Thursday, January 31, 2013 04:00PM
Description: Miss Montauk is fishing daily for Cod. boat sails at 5AM. Limited to 25 Anglers. Reservations strongly suggested. Please call before coming out to check sea conditions. (We are privately chartered on Saturday, January 19th, sorry).* For daily updates please "Like" us on Facebook@Miss Montauk. 426 West Lake Dr., Montauk Marine Basin, Montauk NY (631) 668-1545.
Seal Hike 2013
When: Tuesday, January 01, 2013 09:00AM
Ends: Sunday, April 21, 2013 10:00AM
Description: On weekends Starting Sat. Nov. 24, 2012 thru Sun April 21,2013 Seal Hikes meet at the Montauk Light House Concession building. The time each hike departs varies from 9 am to 12 pm. Please check before making reservation. Dress appropriately for cold weather and wear comfortable shoes. You will be outdoors approximately 2-3 hours. Fees; Adults $5.00, Children (7-18) $3.00 Children (6 & under) Free. Contact Montauk Downs, (631) 668-5000, to make a reservation or for further information. Brochures are available at Montauk Downs, Hither Hills Campground and Montauk Point State Park. Reservations are Required.
Montauk Point Lighthouse
When: Tuesday, January 01, 2013 10:30AM
Ends: Friday, February 15, 2013 04:30PM
Description: The Lighthouse Tower and Museum are closed until President's Weekend in February, 2013.
Montauk Library Knitting Group
When: Tuesday, January 08, 2013 04:00PM
Ends: Tuesday, February 12, 2013 05:45PM
Description: The Friends of Montauk Library will meet on Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29th and Feb. 5, 12, On Tuesdays from 4-5:45 PM. Experienced knitters - just come to knit and chat. Beginners - please sign up at the circulation desk and get info on 2 items to bring with you to do a project. Montauk Public Library, 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library Movie Series: Arbitrage
When: Thursday, January 10, 2013 07:00PM
Ends: Thursday, January 10, 2013 09:00PM
Description: The Friends of the Montauk Library Thursday night winter movie series presents "Arbitrage". Starring Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon. A troubled hedge fund magnate desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help. Free with refreshments. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library Storytime
When: Monday, January 14, 2013 10:00AM
Ends: Monday, January 14, 2013 01:00PM
Description: Monday storytimes continue! All are welcome to listen, The crafts are most appropriate for preschool age children.
Montauk Community Church Rummage Sale
When: Saturday, January 19, 2013 09:00AM
Ends: Saturday, January 19, 2013 12:00PM
Description: Montauk Community Church will open on January 19th from 9am to noon. In addition to housewares, bedding and other items there is a large selection of clothing.
Montauk Public Libary - L.I. Science Center
When: Saturday, January 19, 2013 03:00PM
Ends: Saturday, January 19, 2013 04:30PM
Description: Hover Crafts presents Long Island Science Center. Grades 1-6 Be an engineer and make a vehicle that floats on air! 871 Montauk Hwy. Registration is appreciated but not required.
Montauk Public Libary - Winter Wonders
When: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 05:00PM
Ends: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 05:45PM
Description: Winter wonders for grades 3-6, join us for crafts and fun! 871 Montauk Hwy. Registration is appreciated but not required.
Montauk Public Libary Jungle January
When: Thursday, January 24, 2013 05:00PM
Ends: Thursday, January 24, 2013 05:45PM
Description: Jungle January for grades k-3. Join us for stories and crafts! Registration is appreciated but not required. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Libary Summer in January Family Day
When: Saturday, January 26, 2013 03:00PM
Ends: Saturday, January 26, 2013 04:30PM
Description: Join us for games and a special crafts that will make you feel like it is summer again! For all ages. Registration is appreciated but not required. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Forward Pass Backward "Fun" Raiser
Hosted by:St. Therese of Lisieux
When: Sunday, January 27, 2013 04:00PM
Ends: Sunday, January 27, 2013 06:00PM
Description: St. Therese of Lisieux Parish would like you to join them for a Forward Pass-Backward Fun Raiser. This fund raiser will take place on Jan. 27th, 2013 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. to replace your usual Sunday afternoon football game. This is pre-Super Bowl Sunday, so there will be no football that day. This fund raiser is unique in that they will pick 100 tickets and count backwards until the last ticket is called and the winner announced!
Montauk Public Library Movies Series: "Beast of the Southern Wild"
When: Thursday, January 31, 2013 07:00PM
Ends: Thursday, January 31, 2013 09:00PM
Description: Friends of Montauk Library winter movie series is proud to present the "Beast of the Southern Wild". Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love. Free, with free refreshments. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library-Take Your Child to the Library Day
When: Saturday, February 02, 2013 12:00PM
Ends: Saturday, February 02, 2013 04:00PM
Description: Take you child to the Library Day. For all ages. Visit anytime for crafts! If you can write your name, you should get a card. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library Movies Series: "Searching for Sugar Man"
When: Thursday, February 07, 2013 07:00PM
Ends: Thursday, February 07, 2013 09:00PM
Description: Friends of Montauk Library winter movie series is proud to present "Searching for Sugar Man" This is the incredible true story of Rodriguez, the greatest '70s rock icon who never was. Discovered in a Detroit bar in the late '60s by two celebrated producers struck by his soulful melodies and prophetic lyrics, they recorded an album which they believed would secure his reputation as the greatest recording artist of his generation. Free, with free refreshments. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library Movies Series: "A Late Quartet"
When: Thursday, February 14, 2013 07:00PM
Ends: Thursday, February 14, 2013 09:00PM
Description: Friends of Montauk Library winter movie series is proud to present "A Late Quartet". When the beloved cellist of a world-renowned string quartet receives a life changing diagnosis, the group's future suddenly hangs in the balance: suppressed emotions, competing egos, and uncontrollable passions threaten to derail years of friendship and collaboration. As they are about to play their 25th anniversary concert, quite possibly their last, only their intimate bond and the power of music can preserve their legacy. Inspired by and structured around Beethoven's Opus 131 String Quartet. Staring Philip Seymour Hoffman. Free, with Free refreshments. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Point Lighthouse
When: Saturday, February 16, 2013 10:30AM
Ends: Monday, February 18, 2013 04:30PM
Description: FEBRUARY 16 - 17 - 18 PRESIDENT’S WEEKEND SAT – MON: Time TBD
Montauk Public Library Movies Series: "Bully"
When: Thursday, February 21, 2013 06:00PM
Ends: Thursday, February 21, 2013 09:00PM
Description: Friends of Montauk Library is proud to present "Bully". A documentary on peer-to-peer bullying in schools across America. Good for older kids.Free, with free refreshments. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library Movies Series: "Perks of Being a Wallflower"
When: Thursday, February 28, 2013 07:00PM
Ends: Thursday, February 28, 2013 09:00PM
Description: Friends of Montauk Library is proud to present "Perks of Being a Wallflower". Based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up. The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope-and the unforgettable friends that help us through life. Starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library Movies Series: "Robot & Frank"
When: Thursday, March 07, 2013 07:00PM
Ends: Thursday, March 07, 2013 09:00PM
Description: Friends of Montauk winter movie series is proud to present "Robot & Frank". Set in the near future, Frank, a retired cat burglar, has two grown kids who are concerned he can no longer live alone. They are tempted to place him in a nursing home until Frank's son chooses a different option: against the old man's wishes, he buys Frank a walking, talking humanoid robot programmed to improve his physical and mental health. What follows is an often hilarious and somewhat heartbreaking story about finding friends and family in the most unexpected places.Staring Frank Langella, Susan Sarandon, James Marsdan & Liv Tyler. Free, with free refreshments. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Public Library Movies Series: "Argo"
When: Thursday, March 14, 2013 07:00PM
Ends: Thursday, March 14, 2013 09:00PM
Description: Friends of Montauk Library winter movie series is proud to present "Argo". Based on true events, Argo chronicles the life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans, which unfolded behind the scenes of the Iran hostage crisis-the truth of which was unknown by the public for decades. On November 4, 1979, as the Iranian revolution reaches its boiling point, militants storm the U.S. embassy in Tehran, taking 52 Americans hostage. But, in the midst of the chaos, six Americans manage to slip away and find refuge in the home of the Canadian ambassador. Staring Ben Afflect, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin & John Goodman. Free, with free refreshments. 871 Montauk Hwy.
Montauk Community Church Rummage Sale
When: Saturday, March 16, 2013 09:00AM
Ends: Saturday, March 16, 2013 12:00PM
Description: Montauk Community Church will open on March 16th from 9am to noon. In addition to housewares, bedding and other items there is a large selection of clothing.
51st Annual Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day Parade
Hosted by:Montauk Friends of Erin
When: Sunday, March 17, 2013 11:30AM
Ends: Sunday, March 17, 2013 01:00PM
Description: This is the Annual Parade presented by this club in Montauk for St. Patrick's Day. The Grand Marshall for 2013 TBD. The starting time for the parade this year is 11:30 am. The Parade will kick off from Edgemere Road at 11:30 am Sunday, March 17th, 2013, in Montauk, New York. The Parade runs us Edgemere Road and then turns on to Main St., passes the reviewing stand on the green, and finishes at the end of Main St. by IGA. Come early to get a good vantage point to see New York's second largest St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Montauk Community Church Rummage Sale
When: Saturday, May 25, 2013 09:00AM
Ends: Saturday, May 25, 2013 12:00PM
Description: Montauk Community Church will open on May 25th from 9am to noon. In addition to housewares, bedding and other items there is a large selection of clothing.
...more to come!
Getting to Montauk - Easily accessed by car, bus, train and ferry, Montauk is within three (3) hours of New York City and key points in Westchester and Dutchess counties, New Jersey and Connecticut. To make your trip-planning easier, please refer to the information provided below.
- From New York City: Take the Long Island Expressway (495) East to Exit 70 ì Manorville Road. Go South to the Sunrise Highway (Route 27) and then head East to Montauk (approximately 50 miles on Route 27).
- From North New Jersey and Upstate New York: Take the Throgs Neck Bridge onto the Clearview Expressway then to the Long Island Expressway and proceed as above.
- From South New Jersey: Take the Verrazano Bridge and the Belt Parkway to the Southern State Parkway. Go East on the Southern State to the Sunrise Highway, and proceed to Montauk.
- From New London: For car and passenger service, take the Cross Sound Ferry from New London to Orient Point; travel West on Route 25 to the Greenport Ferry to the Shelter Island Ferry. Proceed on Route 114 South to 27 East to Montauk. Please call: (860) 443-5281 or (631) 323-2525 for schedules and information.
- In season, local passenger service is available from Block Island and New London on the Viking Lines. Call: (631) 668-5700.
By Bus, Plane or Rail
- The Hampton Jitney: Provides daily express bus service from Manhattan. Call (631) 283-4600.
- New England Airlines: Flies to Block Island and New England. Call: (800) 243-2460. L.I.
- MacArthur Airport: Located in Islip, this airport makes traveling from further origins very convenient as several major and regional carriers offer regular schedules. Call (631) 467-3210.
- Long Island Railroad: Makes daily trips to Montauk. Call: (631) 822-5477.