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Bowen's by the Bays

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177 West Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, NY 11946
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, even though I am posting this 7 months after my visit to Bowen's by the Bays, I wrote this review right after we stayed there when it was fresh in my mind. (I have spent much of this snowy winter dreaming of going back to Bowen's by the Bays for another wonderful family vacation.) Review: Bowen's by the Bays... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a great time celebrating our anniversary. The place was awesome and the Bowen's family are great people. The grounds are private and the common areas were very clean. We would recommend this as a quick getaway or stay for a week.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I can't say enough about Bowens. My husband and I like it so much that we go every year and this year makes seven straight years in a row. the cottage is clean comfortable and the porch is completely screened in, so our two cats can sit and watch the birds and squirrels and not get lost. It is close... More 

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Seaford, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at Bowen's by the Bays for a long weekend this past June and we absolutely loved it. We stayed in a two bedroom cottage with another couple and were happy to find our cabin was spotlessly clean, from the linens, to the bathroom and everything in between. The grounds were beautifully kept and upheld... More 

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Sunbury, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I was having little luck finding anyplace to stay on my own that would be comfortable, in a good location yet moderatly priced. I contacted AAA, looking for their options and I am so glad I did! Bowens was their top pic for good reason; very clean, quiet, well kept, reasonably priced, we could not have asked for any more.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

My husband and daughter rode at The Hampton Classic the last week of August. We booked a two bedroom cottage and when we arrived we were very happy and felt lucky we had found such a warm and cozy cottage for our stay. It was perfect; The grounds are beautiful, the cottage was immaculately clean, we loved the screened in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

For almost two decades I have been visiting the hamptons and for the last one I have been staying with the Bowens. Eileen and Kevin and wonderful hosts and have a terrific knowledge of the area. The accommodations are like home and very relaxing! The pool is refreshing and the location provides terrific access to the remainder of the island.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

For many years when my son was in elementary school and through high school, we took him to Bowen's for a few days right before heading back to school. We loved it there and he still, at age 37, remembers it fondly. A few weeks ago he took his girlfriend there and she too loved it so my husband and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We enjoy escaping NYC for a visit to Bowen's every summer. We love the pet-friendly cottages and our 2 pups enjoy the visit as much as we do! The location is great (across the street from the grocery store, next door to a beverage store). We always prepare our own meals while there (versus eating out) and enjoy grilling out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Bowen's for four nights this august. It's a perfect place to stay in the Hampton's. The double room was comfortable, spacious and clean with a maid service. It had a fully equipped kitchenette. The hotel is perfectly located, so you are 10 minutes away from Southampton, Westhampton, and 35 minutes from Sag Harbor and Easthampton. The swimming... More 

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