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Shelter Island House

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From the moment you arrive at Shelter Island House, you feel like you are at home. Located a stone’s throw from the famous Crescent Beach on Shelter Island, the hotel boasts 11 graciously furnished rooms with splendid garden views that add to the tranquility of this very unique hotel. The hotel has both a lounge bar and an outdoor bar in the garden, plus indoor and outdoor dining with a brasserie style menu that has a sophisticated feel. Whether it be relaxing by the fireplace in the winter or dining alfresco in the beautiful gardens in the summer this is a place for all seasons. Our friendly staff will take care of your every need. Come and have a cocktail around our roaring fireplace, where serenity will be right at your fingertips.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We stayed here for a few nights over July 4th weekend since it impossible to find a rental for less than 1 week or even 2. This is a clean, small boutique hotel in Shelter Island Heights. It is a 2 minute drive to Sunset Beach, I would not recommend walking for families (anyone
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Last week we took a quick getaway "Out East" to the Hamptons, Montauk, Shelter Island and a few requisite vineyards along the way. All was wonderful. Charming, yummy and Giant Fall Days. Our best experience was our stay on Shelter Island at the Shelter Island House. Soo good we
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Extremely expensive!!!! Staff is very nice. Pool is great but staff does not pick up towels and left out in rain, etc., still wet in am. "Breakfast" is a joke. 4 day stay and same minimal pastries, each day. No coffee available until 8:30 am. Great location for our needs.
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Had an amazing time at the shelter island house. The accommodations were top notch. The pool was refreshing and the staff was accommodating. We went for a quick weekday getaway and it was just what we needed. We also ate at Caci in the hotel. Food was superb and fresh. I highly
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Response from Shelter Island H, Manager at Shelter Island House
Responded Aug 13, 2018
Thank you so much for choosing Shelter Island House for your getaway and for your 5 star review. We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and hope you can visit again soon!
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Such an incredible stay in the most quaint boutique hotel in a place I feel in love with years ago. The grounds are gorgeous, the rooms so chic and clean and the staff incredibly kind. Loved the amenities. Pool, small breakfast, fire pit and walking distance to the beach. Best
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Response from Shelter Island H, Manager at Shelter Island House
Responded Jun 26, 2018
Thank you so much for your 5 star review of Shelter Island House! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit and a delicious meal at our new restaurant Caci Shelter Island. We hope you can come visit us again soon!!
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Hello - thank you for your message, we look forward to having you stay with us! You can bring your car on Shelter Island and you can view all directions and transportation information on our website under "The Area" section. While we feel our rooms are all nice, we know that is relative to everyone's taste. If there's an opportunity for you to choose your room when you arrive, we can extend the courtesy of letting you pick! See you soon! Julie
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Hello Diane - thank you for reaching out to us. From the North Ferry on Shelter Island, the hotel is just 2 miles. You can call Shelter Island Go-fors at 631-749-4252 to schedule your transportation from the ferry to the hotel. We look forward to see you soon!
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Hello and thank you for your email request. We would love to have your family stay with us next summer. Our Osprey Suite is a 3 bedroom villa and perfect for a large family. Currently our midweek rates are $950 and weekend rates are $1500. The suite has a beautiful wrap around porch overlooking the Petanque Courts and Pool. It has a full eat in kitchen and living room, master bedroom and master bath, plus 2 additional bedrooms and shared bath. The Osprey Suite comes with full hotel amenities. You can view photos online and please feel free to call us at the front desk at 631-749-1633 to assist you with your reservations. We are just 1 block from the closest beach, Crescent Beach, a quick 5 minute walk! We look forward to having you stay with us next year!
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Hello there - we do love pets, but unfortunately we have a 50 lb. limit and the 2 dogs would be over the limit. We can suggest doggie day care at All Dogged Up on Shelter Island. They have day care and overnight care. Hope to have you stay with us soon!
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"Keep looking until you find a hotel on Shelter Island that is not WAY overpriced."
"Room 01 - King Suite was perfect."
"Get a room on the second floor"
"We had a deluxe king which was more than comfortable for 2 adults and our medium size dog."
"Every room is stunning!!"
$178 - $503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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