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Breathtaking & Charming Shelter Island Oasis 5BR 3.5BA on Private Acre

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights


About the property

5 bedrooms 3.5bath, sleeps 10

Shelter Island is a hidden gem on the East End of Long Island, with calm waters protected by the North and South forks, making it a boaters paradise, with top beaches, sailing, sports and top notch restaurants close at hand.

This newly built custom home is on a very private acre protected by a landscaped garden and rolling forests, some 100 yards from the water on West Neck Bay which is excellent for kayaking, fishing and water skiing. This home features excellent open entertaining areas, a large country kitchen with Viking appliances, dining room, 2 fireplaces, 2 master bedrooms, 3 upstairs bedrooms and a spa with jacuzzi. Large sliding doors from the living room and master bedroom leading out to the deck and a wonderful rose garden enhance the open feel of the home. The sheltered outdoor deck area leads to a private elevated pool with a separate hot tub. The house is completely modern with built-in audio and WiFi through out the house and outdoor areas and two-zone central air.

Shelter Island is nestled by the protective arms of the North and South Forks, only accessible by ferry. It's a boaters and beach goers paradise as the waters are calm and the nature sweeping. As remarkable as the homes is the abundance of untouched land. In fact, one-third of the island is preserved, including the 2100 acre Mashomack Preserve. However, if you want a people scene, sail or drive to Andre Balaz's Sunset Beach restaurant, where the view rivals the food and celebrity star power, almost making you feel like you are in Southern France. For music cognoscenti, there are stirring concerts by the young talents at Itzhak Perlman.

The island is only accessible via two ferries which makes it very private and safe. It's easy to get around by bicycle and foot as the traffic is very calm. The home is very close the best beach on the island, golf, tennis, horseback riding and of course boating. It's only 2 min by car to Sunset Beach and 5min from the North Ferry and Shelter Island Heights. There is excellent public transportation to the nearest harbor Greenport with the LIRR and the Hampton Jitney, and then it's just a 7min ferry ride over to the Island. This is excellent if you would like to avoid driving and getting stuck in traffic.

The house is very private and provides a genuine country feeling being set only 100 yards from the waters of West Neck Bay. It's on a very quiet and peaceful acre protected by a rolling forest. Only a short stroll to the ocean and sports, this 3,000 sq ft+ custom home offers 5 generous bedrooms, 3.5 baths, a formal living room with warm fireplace, formal dining room, and fabulous open granite countered kitchen, breakfast sitting area in an open layout. The house features fabulous entertainment areas inside and outside with a fully equipped chefs kitchen with Viking appliances, wine cooler etc. Custom tile, marble and granite fill the kitchen and baths. Large sliders from the living room out to the deck enhance the open feel of this wonderful home.

A spacious first floor master bedroom suite features a fireplace, large walk in closet and bath room with separate spa tub and glass shower. Three bedrooms, 2 full baths plus an office/bedroom complete the second floor. An elevated private heated pool with separate hot tub has views of the rolling forest and beyond. A 2 car garage, large full basement, cac, and lovely landscape make this a consummate year round destination. The house is completely modern with built-in audio and WiFi through out the house and outdoor areas and two-zone central air system with internet controlled thermostats.

For a Fall rental we require a 1 week minimum.

More Details

Oskar Herdland
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, german, swedish, danish, norwegian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 7, 2018


Shelter Island Heights House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Tiled Stove
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , +master bath & spa
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , +master bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Golf Clubs
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
  • bay/sound
  • forests
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Nearest Airport
96 Miles
JFK / Standard Air
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sunset Beach
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
North Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Shelter Island Country Club
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Greenport, NY
Nearest Motorway
27 Miles
Long Island Expressway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sunset Beach, Le Maison Blanche
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Sunset Beach / Cresent Beach
Car: recommended

Sailors, boaters and beach goers paradise, beautiful sunsets and garden delights.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $395
Refundable damage deposit $2,000

Only accepting monthly renters for August

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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