Fire Island is one of the most exclusive and beautiful vacation spots in the New York area. There are no cars allowed on this island of bungalows, quaint villages, fun bars, miles of uncrowded beaches and rolling sand dunes. This will be our 8th year at this amazing newly renovated upscale house that offers spectacular views of the bay, the lighthouse and is only a very short walk to the ocean! Don't miss this awesome opportunity to spend the weekend out of the city with other fun members of The New York Social Network. Check out the location: Fire Island House
All these activities/amenities are available You can do as much or as little as you'd like:
- Days on the beach (beach chairs and umbrella's are provided)
- Group dinners on the outside deck
- Visits to the different villages
- Kayaking on the bay
- Visit the Lighthouse
- Plenty of relaxing time
- Lunches on the beach at the house or at one of the bayside taverns
- Nights on the deck or cocktails at the local taverns
- Leave as late as 5pm Sunday
Do as much or as little as you would like. There are 3 rooms with 2 twin beds and 2 rooms with a single full size bed. If you do not know anyone in the group we will do our best to match you with someone like you. (although not much time will be spent in your rooms).
The house features:
2 levels with 2,000 sq. ft. of outside decking, 3 shared bedrooms, 2 single rooms, two full baths and one half bathroom, 4 houses from the bay (great for kayaking) and 100 yards to the ocean. All modern and newly renovated with large bright open air spaces. wifi internet access is available.
$590pp: Shared Room / 2 per room $570pp VIP members
$740pp: Single room /$710pp VIP members (if you are bringing a significant other or sharing the full size bed in the single room there will be a $300 supplement for the additional person)
When you register we will send payment options.
-Delicious dinners grilled to perfection on Friday and Saturday (vegetarian options available) Fish, Meat, Pasta, Veggies.
-Wine/Beer and other beverages at house
-Full Breakfast Sat/Sun
How do I get there?
-You can drive to Bayshore and take ferry to Fire Island
-Take Long Island Rail Road to Bayshore, 5 minute cab ride to ferry dock, then ferry to island
-We will set a meeting time in the city for those who wish to travel together.
What to expect?
-a group of 10 mellow New York Social Network members and friends. Male/female 30's, 40's Couples friendly
Will I feel comfortable coming alone? Yes! most all of those coming will be coming alone. These weekends are some of the best opportunities to meet others in a fun, quality and casual setting. Everyone is connected through the group.
What to bring:
-bathing suite, sunblock, beach towel
-There are stores and shops in village for snacks
Questions; Call Dave at 212-873-2256 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Rain or shine: payments non refundable after 6/25/14
Tentative Schedule: This is just a loose schedule of things that I will be doing which you can join in on or not. You can do as much or as little as you would like.
4:45pm: For those traveling together (I will already be out there): Please meet just inside the door of the Starbucks on 370 7th avenue at 31st street (next to Capital One Bank) at 4:45pm sharp. From there you will walk over to Penn Station and take the 5:22 Train to Bayshore, Long Island. In Bayshore you can take a van to the Ferry Dock from train station. You will all have bags so you should be easy to spot. I will already be at the house so do not look for me at Starbuck's.
6pm-8:30pm: Arrivals Happy Hour begins, drinks on the deck
Drinks on deck/drinks at Surf's Out Bar
10am: Beach, deck, wander.....
1pm: Lunch in village. Meet at house if you wish to join. (you may bring your own lunch fixin's)
2:30: walk to light house
7pm: band at Surf's Out Bar
10am: beach, wander, etc
1pm meet for lunch options
5pm check out
No refunds if canceled within 20 days of the trip