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Waterfront, Hot Tub All Seasons, Wine Tours, Pet Friendly! Now Booking 2016-17!

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Minimum Renter Age 25, Sorry No Weddings or Proms, 12 Maximum

This house (sleeps 10-12) and can be rented along with another house on the property if available, Homeaway 3930056 (Sleeps 6-9) Well suited for family reunions!

Wide open sky, hot tub under the stars, outdoor shower, friendly personal home with funky furniture and new bathrooms - all on an open bay with 190 degree views. You can swim off the deck, go clamming, or drive a short distance to either Ocean or calm Bay beaches. Newly renovated chef's kitchen, all new memory foam beds. A new playroom with a pool table. A Bocce court, Ping pong, beach games and kayaks for ages 16 and up. Nearby watersports include deep sea fishing excursions, local fishing (an easily obtainable license is required,) and jet ski rentals. There are many public golf courses within 15 minutes drive. During July and August our rental week is from Thursday to Thursday.

Several restaurants are within walking distance of the house - The Edgewater - Italian food with a view, Cowfish - On the Canal, watch boats and sunset go by, Out of the Blue selling cooked lobsters to go, The Canal Cafe - on the water in a top notch Marina, famous for it's Lobster Roll and beautiful Marina, The Hampton Maid - Best breakfast in the Hamptons and a cute country setting. And that's just walking distance. A quarter mile away is the excellent Raw Bar at Meschutt Beach State Park, featuring live music every night (summer) and a full bar and outdoor restaurant, not to mention a fine sunset over the North Fork and it's islands. Also Rumbas, a colorful Caribbean restaurant specializing in rum concoctions open year round. A year round rental, popular in the off season with corporate groups doing projects in the Hamptons, Bridal and Baby Showers (sorry, no weddings please), vineyard tour groups and memorable family gatherings of all types. This house can be rented with another house on the property, Homeaway 3930056 based on availability.

More Details

Reggie Ollen
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 25, 2017

About Reggie Ollen

I grew up in Whitestone, New York and went to school at Fordham Prep and Columbia U. I work as a video engineer on commercials. My wife went to James Madison U. and the Culinary Institute of America. She handles the property and more. We and our two boys live in Brooklyn.

Reggie Ollen purchased this house in 1998

Why Reggie Ollen chose Hamptons

I bought the house before I was married as a place my family could meet for holidays. It was also near to Hampton Bays where my sister had moved in the 1990's. Now that we have kids the house is again something new. We decided to shorten the deck and bring in 80 tons of clean sand to create a private beach above the real one four feet below the walkway in this picture of my son. We also ran a picket fence around the front yard to keep in our kids and our dog where we can see them. This year we renovated and heated the garage for a rainy day play room with a pool table. The house is always a work in progress but it is nearly all that we ever hoped it could be.

What makes this house unique

There is a magical feeling about the house, the nearness to the water. Waking up and having tea or coffee on the beach after an outdoor shower is always vacation to me. Having a small fire in the pit on the beach in the evening is another one of my favorite things to do with the kids.We go through a lot of marshmallows.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Reggie thanks again for allowing us to rent your home.

We had a great time!
May 2010
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Hampton Bays House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • In the Green Room - toilet , combination tub/shower
    In the Upstairs Foyer - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower
    Master - toilet , shower
    Downstairs Hall - toilet , shower
  • It's better for our septic system if you take outdoor showers (private stall) and a heck of a lot more fun!
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Green Room - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Upstairs Foyer - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Futon & 2 air mattresses in the closet
    Yellow Room - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Game Room - There are two queen sized spring-mattress futons
    Master (Blue Room) - 1 king
    Red Room - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Pack and play is in the closet
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Dogs are welcome. The two ground floor bedrooms are wheelchair accessible with one walk in shower.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

Waterfront, Hot Tub All Seasons, Wine Tours, Pet Friendly! Now Booking 2016-17!
average rating of 4.88 based on 27 reviews

A fabulous weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Reggie was so helpful leading up to the trip. The house was exactly as described and our group had ton of fun! Also, the beds were so comfortable that I one of the girls asked me to send Reggie a message asking what kind of beds they were! The view of the water was breathtaking!

We went to Rumba for dinner on Friday night. The tacos were delicious! On Saturday we used North Fork Wine Tours and went to 2 wineries and 1 brewery. This service made it so easy to plan! On Saturday night I hired a caterer to come serve us dinner. The kitchen set up was perfect for this! The table was the perfect size for our group of 12. On Sunday we went to New Moon Cafe for brunch and it was awesome!

Overall our group had a great time and I would totally recommend this house to a friend!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

the pictures of the house were exactly what the house was. the place was amazing an the view is to die for

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, relaxing property!

  • 5 of 5

Reggie's home is absolutely beautiful! I went with a group of girlfriends for a birthday, and we had such a lovely time. The house was so spacious and full of everything we needed, and the hot tub and fire pit were both highlights. Booking with Reggie was a dream as well. We're definitely already planning our trip back!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Great staying

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful and very good set up. The hot tub was one of the best parts. We definitely will come back.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nothing better than waking up to that view!

  • 4 of 5

The house was great and very roomy for a large family such as ours. There were minor things that need repair or extra TLC but nothing major. The house was just an hour and half outside of New York City so that was nice to not be so close but close enough. Montauk alone was beautiful the town and the history. If you can make it to the lighthouse at Montauk Point I'd definitely check it out!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Great location, responsive owner, let down by lack of cleanliness

  • 3 of 5

We stayed for 5 nights over Christmas 2016. The house is in a great location - right on the water with amazing views, particularly from the master bedroom and the living room. 4 large bedrooms, lots of communal space and well equipped for big groups. You need a car to drive into town, but it's only a short drive and there's a great supermarket, liquor store, drug store, etc. within easy reach.

We had a couple of plumbing issues (a leak from one of the bathrooms and some issues with the hot water). While neither were fully resolved, the owner was incredibly responsive and sent a plumber out within a couple of hours.

Our only real concern / frustration with the house was the cleanliness of it. Since it's used by big groups, we found a lot of leftovers from previous tenants in bathrooms, bedrooms, under couches, etc. which made us wonder if it had been cleaned thoroughly. We also had to re-clean the kitchen and any plates/silverware we used as it hadn't been done properly. The place needs clearing out of a lot of the clutter and a really good deep clean. With this, it would be 5 stars!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I recently discussed this issue with my cleaning service (again) and found out that there was a scheduling mix-up and they never actually visited our property between tenants. The place was left "relatively clean" by the previous tenants, as expected, but the house was never properly cleaned by our house keeping service before the folks who wrote this review arrived. We deeply regret the mix-up and had we known about the condition of the house when they arrived we would have had the house keepers there within the hour. Unfortunately we learned about the condition after the renter's stay. We sincerely apologize.
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Hampton Bays is in the town of Southampton, and is the gateway to the Hamptons. Long Island forks at this point, giving the town a close proximity to both ocean beaches (Ponquogue Beach State Park) and calm water bay beaches (Shinnecock Bay and Meschutt Beach State Park on Peconic Bay - featuring a playground, live music every night and a stand-out beach bar and restaurant.) Across the Shinnecock Canal, the house is actually in Shinnecock Hills, known for it's famous golf course, one of the oldest in the U.S., and the U.S. Open. (Good luck getting a tee time!) Set back away from the road, facing sunny Southeast, the house location is near to many local restaurants, other fine public golf courses (a rated list is available,) jet-ski rentals, fishing boat excursions, clamming, and Vineyards. Southampton is five miles East, Hampton Bays is two miles West. Several Marinas within one mile rent boats. Fifteen minutes to Atlantis Marine World, Long Island's Aquarium.


Rates & Availability

Hampton Bays House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Nov 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
September/October 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Winter/Spring 2017-18
Nov 1 2017 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Holiday Rates:

Memorial Day Week $4800

July 4th Week $5000

Labor Day Week $5000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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