About Us


Enjoy your own private suite midway between NYC & the Hamptons. Shores Retreat is the place for relaxation, revitalization & free kayaking or canoeing in a spa like atmosphere.

Guest Access

Private entrance from deck to living room , bedroom and private bath with sit down shower. You will have access to all outdoor areas, kitchen and dining room which are communal and shared with your host only. Note, we have a no cooking policy but you have access to store food in the refrigerator and use of the microwave. We do not allow parties but you may have family or friends come by for a short visit.

Other Things to Note

Shores Retreat is in a very quiet neighborhood on a dead end street with almost no traffic. It is adjacent to a woods with access to a creek for kayaking and canoeing. You and your party are exclusive guests. No other rooms are rented at the same time. Note that your suite is most comfortable for two adults. An additional adult or two children in the pull out sofa bed is also comfortable. You may find it less comfortable for four adults. We are also handicap accessible.

The Space

Total relaxation in your own private suite including bedroom, living room and bath. You will have your own charming bedroom with very comfortable queen size bed, fresh linens and towels, a living room with a 55" flat screen TV with surround sound and blu-ray player to access Netflix, a remote controlled gas fireplace, a pull out sofa bed, a private bathroom with a sit down shower, private entrance, use of all outdoor areas including a large deck, a fire pit patio, two tree covered hammocks, a dock and use of canoes and kayak. We are on a single lower floor which is wheel chair and handicap accessible.


We love to meet people from all over the world! We enjoy conversation  and getting to know you but also respect your privacy so if you want quiet time in your private suite or out on the hammock, you will have no interruption. Your host will be available on most days for any questions or advise or recommendations for things to do. 

The Neighborhood

Shores Retreat is only a 7 minute drive from downtown Patchogue which has been transformed into one of the most desirable artist communities on Long Island. The Patchogue theatre features legendary performers while the Emporium and numerous bars and restaurants will satisfy your nightlife cravings. Top restaurants include Hoshi for Japanese, El Fuego for Mexican, Hofbrau House for German and Chachama for nouvelle cuisine. The ferry to Fire Island is minutes away. The quaint village of Bellport and the Gateway theater is minutes away to the east and the Hamptons and the wineries of the North Fork are just a half hour drive.