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LongHouse Reserve

133 Hands Creek Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937-3808
+1 631-329-3568
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Out of the way Gem

It was out of season but our hotel had phoned ahead and we were let in to have our tour with nobody... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ColinJacky
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Guernsey
Beautiful house and Grounds and Sculpture Garden

This privately owned reserve is open to the public and is just incredibly beautiful and peaceful... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
petermendelman
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East Hampton, New York
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133 Hands Creek Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937-3808
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was out of season but our hotel had phoned ahead and we were let in to have our tour with nobody else around. We were so surprised at how well laid out the gardens and sculptures were. Certainly worth a visit even if you...More

Thank ColinJacky
LHR L, Guest Relations Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you for coming over to spend time at LongHouse! We always try to accommodate guests during the off season and we are glad that you found your way to us. We hare happy to hear you enjoyed your visit, and hope you can come...More

Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

This privately owned reserve is open to the public and is just incredibly beautiful and peaceful. I like it better than any botanical garden I've been to. Not to be missed when visiting East Hampton. Call or check website for opening scheduleMore

1  Thank petermendelman
LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Mendelman, Thank you for writing a review about LongHouse! We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit. To say that you liked it better than any other botanical garden is high praise indeed. We hope that you have the opportunity to visit...More

Reviewed February 18, 2017

So many beautiful art works are interspersed with the glories of nature in this one-of-a-kind reserve.

Thank MSVAY
LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear MSVAY, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We re-open for the season on April 29 and we hope you are able to visit us again this year. Think spring! Joi Jackson Perle for LongHouse Reserve

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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful art gardens you will ever see. Something surprising at every turn or step.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
LHR L, Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! We hope you will come back to visit us again this year :)

Reviewed October 12, 2016

This is truly a unique place. A large property open to the public on a limited basis; it is well worth a visit. Sculpture is interspersed among the well planned gardens. The donor lives on the property and the house cannot be visited. It has...More

Thank FChas
LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear FChas, We appreciate your lovely review, thank you! It is always helpful to receive feedback from guests and yours is no exception. We hope you will come back and visit us again next year; the gardens and art are always changing! All the best,...More

Reviewed October 7, 2016

Although this 16 acre property was purchased by Jack Larsen in the 1970's and opened to the public in the 1990's, we only just learned about it. We were delighted to find a peaceful oasis (after the traffic of East Hampton!) in which to wander...More

Thank LongIslandMabel
LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear LongIsland Mabel, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of LongHouse! Even more than that, thank you for visiting. We love to hear about guests enjoying the art and gardens. Please do visit us again! Sincerely, Joi...More

Reviewed August 26, 2016

I was not expecting much when my wife insisted we spend a beautiful summer afternoon at the LongHouse Reserve. I figured it would be disappointing compared to Storm King. Well, I was wrong. I was most impressed not by the sculptures but by the plantings....More

Thank 968er
LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear 968er, Thank you for taking the time to visit LongHouse Reserve and for writing such a lovely note. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the gardens, as well as the Planters ON+OFF the Ground exhibit. We hope that you will come...More

Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

16 acres of garden walks make an amazing backdrop for an eclectic mix of sculptures and artworks of all shapes, sizes and materials. Walk from one secret space to another and be surprised by what's hidden behind various types of planting. Local landscapers have created...More

Thank Sue C
LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Sue C, We appreciate your lovely review of your visit to LongHouse! One can indeed visit in the off season by calling the office to make an appointment. The gardens do change with the seasons so there is always something to see. We hope...More

Reviewed August 6, 2016

If you are in need of peace and relaxation - this is the place! There is an Asian bell to ring to get you in the mood. The gardens with sculpture are all different, some circular and long and rectangular - I particularly liked the...More

Thank astristar2016
Reviewed July 25, 2016

The 16 acres of garden and sculpture are breathtaking. There is a design surprise every time you turn a corner. If you go on a weekday, you can see the art indoors as well as outdoors.More

Thank Mary S
LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you for visiting! We appreciate you taking the time to write such a wonderful review of LongHouse. We are glad that you enjoyed the gardens and the Master Works exhibit in the pavilion space. Please do visit us again the next time...More

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tinabina2
Are dogs allowed??
August 10, 2016|
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Response from LHR L | Property representative |
Dear tinabina2, Unfortunately, we do not allow dogs on to the property. Thank you for writing and we hope you will visit us anyway.
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astristar2016
Do you have a cafe on site?
August 2, 2016|
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Response from LHR L | Property representative |
Hello Astristar, Thank you for writing! We don't not have a cafe on the grounds. East Hampton Village is just a few minutes away by car with plenty of places to eat. We usually do not allow food on the grounds but it is... More
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ancienprofdefrancais
howdo i purchase tickets for may 18?
May 10, 2016|
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Response from LHR L | Property representative |
Hello ancieprofdefrancais, Thanks for writing! In May and June, we are open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 2-5pm. As myrabetty mentioned you can pay at the gate when you arrive. The admission fee is $10 and $8 for... More
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