Family Vacations

4 NEW YORK SPOTS FOR A FAMILY VACATION EVERYONE WILL ENJOY

FAMILY VACATION WOES? NOT WITH THESE LOCALES

Planning a family vacation can be a daunting task, especially when you have kids in tow with very particular tastes and interests.

You don’t want to miss out on the togetherness that family time provides, but you also want everyone to enjoy themselves during family activities.

If you live near Long Island, there are a ton of options for family trips that don’t demand a lot of time in the car, but still allow you to escape the stuffiness of the city.

Executive Ground Transportation of Long Island offers a range of vehicles to accommodate your transportation needs this summer, including limo and party buses that have the room, amenities and comforts that can make your family trip much more enjoyable.

We also have a number of great places in mind that are ideal for family getaways. Check out our list and start planning your family today!

MONTAUK YACHT CLUB RESORT AND MARINA

32 Star Island Road, Montauk, NY

Just a short drive from the city sits the Montauk Resort and Marina, which is the perfect place for family vacations that are fun for all ages.

  • Water-front accommodations at the resort
  • Private lake beach
  • Indoor heated pool
  • Surf and paddleboard excursions
  • Bocce Ball
  • Volleyball
  • Private sailing to see Montauk
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Nightly Bonfires (and S’mores!)

There are plenty of activities to keep the kids happy and opportunities for parents to relax and unwind. There are also plenty of places to grab a bite to eat and a great drink during your stay.

BOWEN’S BY THE BAYS

177 W. Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY

Head to the Hamptons and make reservations at Bowen’s for the ultimate family experience:

  • Four gorgeous acres of land
  • Lighted tennis
  • Swimming pool
  • Playground
  • Shuffleboard
  • Putting green
  • Just minutes from beaches
  • Ocean views
  • Near the aquarium
  • Near great shopping areas
  • Family-owned and operated

Enjoy a quick drive to the Hamptons in the back seat of your Executive vehicle and take advantage of the great amenities offered by this lovely hotel.

QUOGUE WILDLIFE RESERVE

3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY

If your kids are interested in wildlife, and you’re on the hunt for great activities for them during your time off this summer, the Quogue Wildlife Reserve is as good as it gets.

There are a number of events and activities planned for visitors this summer, including Earth Yoga classes, an End of Summer Party in August, a full-moon night hike, and more!

Some of the animals you can observe at Quogue include:

  • Bald Eagles
  • Barn Owls
  • Bobcats
  • Red Fox
  • Bearded Dragons
  • Tortoises
  • Chinchillas
  • And more!

Hours at the Reserve are Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, from 11 am-4 pm.

DEEP HOLLOW RANCH

1929 Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk, NY

Deep Hollow is home of the oldest working ranch in the United States and is considered by many to be the birthplace of the American cowboy.

Head out onto thousands of acres of preserved lands, enjoy the fresh air and take in the vegetation.

Take the kids on a shoreline horseback ride, or go for a trail ride as a family on one of the nearby paths. Enjoy the services of a professional trail guide or sign up for private guided rides if you don’t want to be part of an outside group.

Deep Hollow also offers pony rides on the grounds, educational beach and trail tours, and a trading post where you can find great souvenirs to commemorate your visit.

Executive wishes you the best family trip ever this summer; we’re standing by to take your reservations and help add to the magic and relaxation, wherever you choose to go.

 

 

Photo Credit:Jasen Miller