5 Weekend Spots in Long Island

April 30th, 2018 by

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If you’re looking to get away for a bit, whether locally or from afar, consider these five weekend spots in Long Island, courtesy of Mercedes-Benz of Rockville Centre.


Head up the coast from Nassau County to Montauk for the weekend to take advantage of attractions like:

  • Sand dunes
  • Stunning state parks
  • The National Historic Landmark Montauk Lighthouse
  • Second House Museum: the second home ever built in the area

When visiting, you can also stay at the Montauk Manor, featuring Gatsby decorations, tennis courts, pools, bocce ball, a spa, and more.

Shelter Island

For a bit more privacy, consider Shelter Island. Here, you can:

  • Explore the island by bicycle
  • Traverse Mashomack Preserve
  • Stay at a bed-and-breakfast
  • Go antiquing


Take the Long Island Rail Road to Greenport, where you can take advantage of:

  • Shopping at the Tanger Outlet
  • Golf courses
  • Local wineries

Consider a stay at the Harborfront Inn at Greenport to fully immerse yourself in these relaxing weekend excursions.

East Hampton

When you head to East Hampton for the weekend, you’ll have access to:

  • Various top-notch restaurants
  • LongHouse Reserve
  • Beaches
  • Cedar Point County Park


Consider Huntington on Long Island for the following activities and attractions:

  • Caumsett State Park
  • Oheka Castle Mansion Tours
  • Heckscher Museum of Art
  • Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium
  • Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum

Visit Mercedes-Benz of Rockville Centre

Before you head out for the weekend, make sure your vehicle is up to date on service, and then stop by Mercedes-Benz of Rockville Centre for maintenance, or pick out a new Mercedes-Benz sedan for the perfect weekend ride. You can also take advantage of our lease offers and plan to grab a bite at one of these unique dining places in Nassau County.

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