Those who have ever wondered about the various barrier islands that surround New York's Long Island now have their answer. The largest of the group is the fiercely named Fire Island - a picturesque seaside spot that makes a pleasant alternative vacation destination for those traveling in New York state.
Fire Island houses miles and miles of beautiful coastline. Since few people other than the locals venture here, the added beauty of these beaches is that they are not crammed with beach goers and tourists. Visit Robert Moses State Park for five miles worth of perfect sandy beaches away from the crowds. Cupsogue Beach County Park is also pleasant and features a few more restaurants, stores, and amenities. The supervision of lifeguards offered at the latter make it the perfect place to go with kids.
Fire Island is best enjoyed in the summer. The island and its beaches offer a refreshing escape from the New York humidity at this time. From June to September, temperatures often soar over 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Fire Island. The warmest months in Fire Island are June and July, when temperatures reach 93 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 4 ˚F. The wettest month in Fire Island is October with 6.67 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 2.11 inches of rain.
Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. We have 376 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Fire Island ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Fire Island can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $150 per night. On average, a place to stay in Fire Island will cost you $837 per night.
Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Fire Island can pick from 156 places to stay that provide WiFi. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 4 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Fire Island, you'll want to pick from 10 places to stay that provide parking. 4 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 68 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 3 providers in Fire Island, including 106 places to stay from Airbnb, 48 accommodations from VRBO and 18 places to stay from Homeaway
264 of our accommodations in Fire Island have been reviewed and rated. 59% are rated excellent or good. 84 accommodations allow instant booking.