Fire Island is a narrow island located 1 hour from Manhattan, but feels like being in Europe or in the Caribbean. Easily accessible by plane (all NY airports are within 1 hour), car or train (station 5 minutes).
Once on the island, this beautiful two story home is located within 5 minutes of ferry landing, bay area, shopping, and one of the most magnificent beaches on the east coast. Surrounded by numerous decks & balconies, and garden with pond, a 9 foot deep pool is the focal point of the property. Umbrellas, sitting areas with lounges and dining areas abound.
The beach house is bright on the darkest day with windows, sliding glass doors and skylights throughout. It has a kitchen that is fully equipped for the gourmet who likes to cook. The major open living area that includes the kitchen, dining area, and living room, is on the second floor overlooking the beautiful garden, pool area and pine trees with a 'tree house' effect.
The furniture is contemporary but very comfortable and is perfect to entertain guests. There are three private bedrooms with 2 bathrooms and there own entrances. An office with a desk, fax machine, and internet is located on the first floor so that you can work when necessary.
This home is located in the most accepting beach area in the US. A perfect getaway for gays & lesbians with activities, events and festivities every weekend. Major holiday weekends that are planned from Friday thru Monday are: Memorial Day, Independence Day (July 4th), Pines Party, Ascension Party, & Labor Day.
World renowned for being casual, fun, and private, cocktail & dance bars create a festive mood in the afternoon and nights. Great gourmet food markets, and restaurants provide all manner of dining.
Above all the 30+ mile beach provides the most serene and beautiful setting for people watching, swimming, jogging, etc. There is no place like Fire Island Pines nor this premier beach house! The season extends from May to October and books quite quickly.