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Hither Hills State Park

Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk, NY 11754
631 668-2554
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Ranked #2 of 20 attractions in Montauk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks
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Holbrook, New York
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68 reviews 68 reviews
9 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

We went to the beach for the day. It is $10 to park in the parking lot. There is a lot at the top and also a main lot at the bottom. The main lot has a snack shop and a general store. Both locations have bathrooms, changing rooms and showers. The lifeguards are only by the bottom lot, so... More

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New York City, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Spent a lovely day here. Camping facilities looked cramped -- lots of RVs very close to each other. But probably worth it. Gorgeous beach, great water, calm crowd.

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New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

During low season (typically before mid-June), fires are allowed at your campsite. However, you must bring your own fire ring. Everyone there had a steel bucket (about $20 from any hardware store). There weren't any actual fire rings. You really MUST have a bucket due to the wind, don't bring just a fire ring. During high season, camp fires are... More

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new york
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Hither Hills campground is a beautiful place to camp. We managed to secure a campsite for Memorial Day weekend, despite the warnings that it sells out months in advance. The latest you can check in is 9:00pm, but due to traffic we arrived at 9:20 (after calling them a few times on our way) they were gracious enough to stay... More

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Woodmere, New York
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70 reviews 70 reviews
30 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

most of the playground was closed to us but the beach is nice.I;d never go in season as I hate crowds

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Great Neck
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This is a great place to camp - go online and get a spot and you can rent an RV (the companies will deliver them to the site) and spend a week on the beach falling asleep to the sound of the waves for a fraction of what folks are paying down the road. Great family atmosphere, some entertainment for... More

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Limestone, Tennessee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

beautiful beach campground with showers.... with ocean sounds 24/7 ... my only complaint is it is rediculously over priced. $56 per night in the fall for a pop up camper which is the only time you can camp there as chances are you can't get a reservation during the summer months... I believe it is by lottery..... Town of Montauk... More

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DC Metropolitan Area
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Just spent a few nights at the campground and walking around the park. While Montauk is ridiculously busy during the height of summer season, in fall it is a lovely getaway. Montauk tends to stay a bit warmer than the rest of New York, supposedly (I haven't confirmed this) due to the closeness of the warm Gulf Stream waters. An... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I have only used this place in the fall when most of the stuff is closed. However the beach is nice, clean and a great place to take a long walk with your honey. Bathrooms are open and clean. Plenty of parking and a small playground for children.

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Smithtown, New York, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

If you live on an island you know it must have an end. The end is just the beginning to the best vacation of your life. Pristine beaches, amazing sunsets, and romantic moon rises. I write this review from the perspective of a seasoned camper accustomed to the lifestyle since I was three. Starting in a tent and now graduated... More

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