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Mainstay

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579 Hill St., Southampton, NY 11969
Mainstay
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New York City
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This was our second time at the Mainstay. Enjoyed both stays. Numerous pluses. A few minuses. First the pluses. The B&B is charming, one of only two in Southampton, the heated saltwater pool is long enough for laps and is a great way to relax after an afternoon out and about before dinner, the morning breakfast served family style is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

After working out a few kinks we quickly fell in love with Elizabeth & the Mainstay. I usually read all of the reviews before I reserve a place and somehow I didn't in this case, but before writing this review I glanced at what others had to say about the Mainstay. I found it quite interesting that what others disliked... More 

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Queens, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My fiancé and I just returned from a one night stay at The Mainstay Inn. We stayed in the "Bishop Lane" room on the top floor and it was very relaxing and comfortable, exactly what we needed. The private bath was right outside the door and the claw foot tub was a great touch. Elizabeth, the owner, was very accommodating... More 

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ElizabethMain, Owner at Mainstay, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you, hope to see you again before too long! Elizabeth More 

West Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Elizabeth, the Inn Keeper, was gracious as always. I enjoyed a wonderfully restful night in a very luxurious room with a fireplace; the bed was really comfortable with plenty of pillows and beautiful bedding, and the bath and amentities made me feel pampered. Fall is beautiful in the Hamptons, and the Mainstay's location is very convenient - close but not... More 

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ElizabethMain, Owner at Mainstay, responded to this review

Connie, you are always welcome when here in Southampton making our hospital better, thanks for coming. Looking forward to having you again. Elizabeth More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Beautiful rambling old house with all modern amenities. Attractively decorated in character with the house. Very comfortable bed. Roomy. Convenient to Cooper's Beach. Wonderful hostess. Gorgeous grounds. Would gladly stay there again!

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Such a pleasure to have you stay with us, please come again, we would love to have you again. Elizabeth Mainstay More 

Centreville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We stayed in "Bishop Lane" room. I am SO thankful I ignored the previous review about this room. It is TOTALLY UNTRUE. This room was great! The Private bath is right outside the door. My husband is not a small man and was quite comfortable. It is definitely NOT the attic! There is a gorgeous claw foot tub and no... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Thank you Elizabeth for a really lovely stay at Mainstay. We all enjoyed your genuine hospitality, your charming hotel, the relaxing swimming pool and your delicious breakfast every morning! Thanks for a memorable stay in the Hamptons!

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stayed in the Garden Room on a late summer Saturday night and it was the perfect place for a quick getaway from the city. The room was seriously charming with great light. Elizabeth's service was spectacular--she was warm, welcoming and accessible but without being too accessible, which made for a nice, private homey feel. The breakfast exceeded my expectations!... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My boyfriend and I needed a break from the city and stayed for a week at Mainstay. We had a wonderful vacation, the house is beautiful and each room unique and thoughtfully decorated. Our room was light and airy, surrounded by trees, with lots of windows and a nice breeze at night. Mainstay is easygoing and comfortable, it felt like... More 

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ElizabethMain, Owner at Mainstay, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we hope that you will return again, we love our repeat guests! Elizabeth More 

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We were lucky to find Mainstay in our hastily planned trip to Southampton. The house is old, beautifully decorated and completely charming, the rooms were large and comfortable and Elizabeth could not have been more hospitable. There is a lovely pool in the back and the location is close to the beach and town.

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Thank you very much for the review, please come again, return guests are our favorite! Elizabeth More 

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