Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your East Setauket getaway

The area's churches and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in East Setauket. One of the city's many top draws is its seafood restaurants. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in East Setauket

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes East Setauket a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Harmony Vineyards (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Pine Creek Par 3 Golf Course (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Country Club of Fairfield (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Bay Shore Mini Golf (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of East Setauket

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, East Setauket is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harborfront Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • West Meadow Beach Historic District (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Avalon Park and Preserve (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Lake Ronkonkoma (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Clifton H. Lee Memorial Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Sunken Meadow State Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around East Setauket

Fly into Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), the closest airport, located 10.6 mi (17.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Shirley, NY (WSH-Brookhaven Calabro), which is 14.5 mi (23.3 km) away.

Where to stay around East Setauket?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 38 vacation rentals near East Setauket. From 27 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near East Setauket for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to East Setauket?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in East Setauket. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Fire Island Lighthouse: 439 vacation rentals
  • Compo Beach: 284 vacation rentals
  • Gilgo Beach: 440 vacation rentals
  • Jennings Beach: 287 vacation rentals
  • Baseball Heaven: 862 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around East Setauket listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in East Setauket?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Houses in East Setauket. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in East Setauket include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Studios: 8 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in East Setauket?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in East Setauket. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.