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Shelter Island House

11 Stearns Point Road, Shelter Island Heights, New York 11965
Innkeeper(s): Suzanne Walsh & Janet Rogler
  • Introduction

    Shelter Island House, front view

    Shelter Island House- A Boutique Shelter Island Hotel

    We are located in Shelter Island Heights, NY. Style, distinction, warmth, and intimacy are combined with architecture that has maintained its historic details and chic elegance. Drawing inspiration from its original roots in the 1800's, Shelter Island House has been reinvented with luxurious modern beach flair and opulent accommodations. You will discover casual sophistication and a chance to explore the local feel without sacrificing luxury.

  • Amenities

    • Complimentary continental breakfast
    • Internet/free wi-fi
    • Smoke free hotel
    • Air Conditioning
    • LCD TV, iPod docking station
    • Premium linens, bathrobes
    • In-room refrigerator and snacks
    • Daily housekeeping and turndown service
    • Family friendly (pack n play/extra guest cots available)
    • Pet friendly (specified rooms and under 50lbs)
    • Complimentary bicycles
  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Julie for sharing her own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Luxury accommodations, resort style and peaceful location.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    Style, distinction, & warmth.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Island living.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    Beautiful hotel, beautifully run!

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    Our very own premise Osprey Suite-3 bedrooms, full kitchen and living room with all the amenities of the hotel.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Kayak the water trail with Shelter Island Kayak tours, Hike in Mashamock Nature Preserve, and Visit Sylvester Manor. Attend a free concert at the Perlman School of Music.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    The Beach, 4 restaurants, golf, tennis, paddle boarding, and shopping.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    Charred Octopus at the Tavern.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference? and

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    11 plus the Osprey Suite.

    Do you accept pets?

    We accept dogs under 50 lbs for a $150 fee.


  • Restaurant

    The Shelter Island House, food

    The Tavern at Shelter Island House - A Top Rated Shelter Island Restaurant

    Here you will find a Chef with a genuine love of all things cuisine. Dedication to local farmers and fishermen ensure the dishes celebrate freshness and inspiration. New American style menu with Mediterranean flair are complemented by handcrafted cocktails, world beers and a meticulously curated wine list to round out your exceptional dining experience.

    Seasonally driven menus and ambiance change from al fresco to fireside and accompany the re-freshed chic decor. Known as the island hotspot conjoined with the welcoming team that is both local and family owned makes Shelter Island House Restaurant your best island destination for friendly sophistication.

    Call (631) 749-5659 to Make Your Reservation Today!

    Please visit our website to download sample menus.

    Summer Hours

    Monday: 3-5pm bar menu, 5pm - 9:30 dinner

    Tuesday: closed

    Wednesday:3-5pm bar menu, 5pm - 9:30 dinner

    Thursday: 3-5pm bar menu, 5pm - 9:30 dinner

    Friday: 3-5pm bar menu, 5pm - 10:00 dinner

    Saturday: 3-5pm bar menu, 5pm - 10:00 dinner

    Sunday: 13-5pm bar menu, 5pm - 9:30 dinner