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Riverhead New York Accommodations

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The Riverhead center is approximately 7 miles east of Grumman F 14 Tomcat and 8 miles north of Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center.

Riverhead, New York, is on the north shore of Long Island. It has four different beaches that are open all year. The town was created in 1792, and it gets its name from its location on the mouth of the Peconic River at Peconic Bay. Farmers have lived in Riverhead for hundreds of years, and you can tour local wineries or visit a farmers' market for fresh produce. You can also find luxury resorts, economical places to stay, and great deals on rooms with plenty of features near Riverhead. When you find the right hotel for you and your family, you can enjoy everything this friendly town has to offer. More from this guide...

Riverhead Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Hyatt Place Long Island East End - Riverhead
+1-888-389-4121
451 East Main St., Riverhead, NY 11901
  • Midscale hotel
  • 5 floors in property
  • No beach
  • Friendly service
From$307
Very Good 4.5 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
The Preston House & Hotel - Riverhead
+1-888-675-2083
428 East Main St., Riverhead, NY 11901
  • Three Star property
  • Check in: 15:00
Holiday Inn Express East End - Riverhead
+1-800-716-8490
1707 Old Country Rd., Riverhead, NY 11901
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • 89 rooms in property
Residence Inn by Marriott Long Island East End : 2012 Old Country Rd.
+1-800-805-5223
2012 Old Country Rd., Riverhead, NY 11901
  • Four star Suburban hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
Hilton Garden Inn - Riverhead
+1-888-965-1860
2038 Old Country Rd., Riverhead, NY 11901
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Cheap breakfasts
  • Huge whirlpool
From$114
Very Good 4.5 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hotel Indigo East End : 1830 West Main St.
+1-888-788-5576
1830 West Main St., Riverhead, NY 11901
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Read more
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • The majority of guests said rooms were small
Bowen's by The Bays - Hampton Bays
+1-888-897-9207
177 West Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, NY 11946 ~7.03 miles southeast of Riverhead
  • 3-star hotel
  • 16 rooms in property
Bayview Resort - Hampton Bays
+1-888-311-4278
53 West Tiana Rd., Hampton Bays, NY 11946 ~7.12 miles southeast of Riverhead
  • 3 star Oceanfront property
  • Fitness center on property
The Grassmere Inn
+1-888-469-4795
7 Beach Lane, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978 ~8.07 miles south of Riverhead
  • Midscale Beach property
  • 19 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Most guests found problems with the furniture
  • Beds were acceptable for 67%
The Inn & Spa at East Wind : 5720 Route 25a
+1-888-734-9421
5720 Route 25a, Wading River, NY 11792 ~8.75 miles west of Riverhead
  • 4-star Suburban property
  • 10 suites in hotel
  • Hotel is perfect for couples
  • Delicious food
Ocean View Terrace Inn & Suites in Hampton Bays
+1-888-841-5292
285 East Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, NY 11946 ~8.86 miles east of Riverhead
  • Mid-scale Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 3 suites
From$210
Very Good 4.5 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
The Bentley Southampton in Southampton
+1-888-455-5160
161 Hills Station Rd., Southampton, NY 11968 ~9.93 miles east of Riverhead
  • Low-priced Highway property
  • 2 floors in property
Atlantic Hotel in Southampton
+1-888-965-8297
1655 County Rd. 39, Southampton, NY 11968 ~10.56 miles east of Riverhead
  • Midscale Golf Course property
  • Hotel has 4 suites
  • No fruit
  • Fantastic service
Southampton Inn - Southampton
+1-888-906-6358
91 Hill St., Southampton, NY 11968 ~13.70 miles east of Riverhead
  • Affordable Resort property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Nice to have room service
  • Complimentary bottles of water
Home2 Long Island / Brookhaven Ny in Yaphank
+1-888-749-6785
101 Blvd. East, Yaphank, NY 11980 ~13.84 miles west of Riverhead
  • Affordable hotel
  • Fitness center on property
From$90
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
The Capri
+1-888-878-9982
281 County Rd., Southampton, NY 11968 ~13.85 miles east of Riverhead
  • Affordable Resort property
  • 25 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Service is adequate
  • No amenities
Heron Suites : 61600 Main Rd.
+1-888-389-4485
61600 Main Rd., Southold, NY 11971 ~16.58 miles northeast of Riverhead
  • 3 star property
  • Hotel has 20 suites
From$80
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Springhill Suites Brookhaven - Bellport
+1-888-389-4121
2 Sawgrass Dr., Bellport, NY 11713 ~17.52 miles west of Riverhead
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
From$120
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Sound View Inn Greenport
+1-888-675-2083
58855 Route 48, Greenport, NY 11944 ~17.84 miles northeast of Riverhead
  • 3 star Beach property
  • Check-in time: 16:00
From$80
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton
+1-800-716-8490
1 Bridgehampton Sag Harbor Tpke, Bridgehampton, NY 11932 ~18.40 miles east of Riverhead
  • Luxurious 5-star Beach hotel
  • 6 suites in hotel
From$175
Very Good 4.0 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Room at the Beach
+1-800-805-5223
2668 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton, NY 11932 ~18.62 miles east of Riverhead
  • 3 star property
  • 10 rooms in hotel
Baron's Cove
+1-888-965-1860
31 West Water St., Sag Harbor, NY 11963 ~19.01 miles east of Riverhead
  • 4-star Resort property
  • Hotel has 2 suites
Harborfront Inn at Greenport
+1-888-788-5576
209 Front St., Greenport, NY 11944 ~19.35 miles northeast of Riverhead
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • 35 rooms in property
Fairfield Inn by Marriott Medford Long Island : 2695 Route 112
+1-888-897-9207
2695 Route 112, Medford, NY 11763 ~19.50 miles west of Riverhead
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Airport shuttle available
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Good accessibility by car
Americas Best Value Inn Port Jefferson Station / Long Island
+1-888-311-4278
1371 Route 112, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776 ~19.89 miles west of Riverhead
  • Cheap hotel
  • Check in time: 2:00 PM
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Riverhead, NY discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Riverhead hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When to Visit Riverhead, NY

The best time to visit Riverhead is in summer when the weather is sunny and warm and you can enjoy the local beaches. However, hotel rates are also higher in summer, and rooms are harder to find. You should make your reservations as soon as possible to get the best rooms for the lowest prices. There are lots of fun events in summer, like the Polish Town Street Fair on the third weekend in August. It celebrates the contributions of the large number of Polish immigrants to the area with American and Polish music, a Polish dance festival, arts and crafts, Polish food, Polish imports, and more.

For better deals on hotels, you can see Riverhead in late spring or early fall. The weather is still nice, but prices are lower. In early September, visit the Hallockville Fall Festival and Craft Show for an old-fashioned country fair. Over 50 artisans and vendors sell local, homemade jewelry, woodcrafts, art, jams and jellies, baked goods, clothing, candles, and more. There's also a tractor pull, a model railroad, a vegetable expo, live music, and children's activities. You can also go on a guided tour of the 1765 Homestead, the 1931 Cichanowicz Farmhouse, and the Homestead Barn. The Hallockville Museum Farm is a Riverhead Town Landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Riverhead, NY:

seasonality of hotel rates in Riverhead

Riverhead by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean nightly cost trends by star rating class in Riverhead, NY. You can use these charts to determine the cheapest months to book a room in Riverhead for your upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Riverhead, NY

4 Star Average Prices: $225.43

There are several great luxury hotels where you can relax in Riverhead. Hotel Indigo East End is near Tanger Outlet Center, Splish Splash Water Park, and Riverhead Raceway. The rooms have iPod docking stations, flat-screen cable TVs, beds with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets, hardwood floors and area rugs, complimentary wired and wireless internet access, and designer toiletries.

Additional amenities include a spa, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center, free shuttle service, free newspapers in the lobby, a restaurant with a picnic area and bar, and 8,500 square feet of conference space with a meeting room. Pets are welcome for a fee, and microwaves are available for a fee as well.

Hyatt Place Long Island East End is on the Peconic River next to Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center and just a few minutes away from Suffolk Theater. Many rooms have beautiful views of the harbor, and some also have separate living areas. They all have refrigerators, cable LCD TVs, complimentary wireless internet access, desks, and free newspapers. The hotel also offers an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center, dry cleaning and laundry service, a picnic area with a barbecue grill, a restaurant, two bars and another poolside bar, a coffee shop, and free breakfast.

4 Star Hotel Prices in Riverhead

Affordable Hotel Options in Riverhead, NY

3 Star Average Prices: $207.91

It's easy to find an affordable hotel near Riverhead. Rodeway Inn Macarthur Airport is about half an hour away from Riverhead in Ronkonkoma, near Connetquot River State Park and Bethpage Ballpark. The rooms have refrigerators, microwaves, complimentary wireless internet access, cable TVs, and coffee makers. There's also a fitness center, a business center, a gift shop, and free continental breakfast. Kids 18 years old and younger can stay with their parents free.

Upsky Long Island Hotel in Hauppauge is also about half an hour away from Riverhead. It's close to the beach and Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club. The rooms feature refrigerators, cable LCD TVs, free wired and wireless internet access, game consoles, desks, free weekday newspapers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

You can also enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, a gift shop, a free area shuttle, a restaurant, a bar, limo or town car service, a 24-hour front desk with multilingual staff, a pool or billiards table, and dry cleaning or laundry services. The hotel also has over 6,000 square feet of conference space and meeting rooms. Pets are allowed for an extra fee and children 18 and under can stay with their parents free.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Riverhead

2 Star Average Prices: $106.80

Best Discounts in Riverhead, NY

If you choose the right hotel, you can take advantage of excellent discounts during your trip to Riverhead. Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Long Island-East End is close to Riverhead Raceway, Tanger Outlet Center, and Safari Adventure. Active members of the military and government employees traveling on official business, seniors 62 and older, AARP members, and AAA members can all get special discounts. Groups that use 10 or more rooms can even save up to 60 percent.

Holiday Inn Express Long Island-East End offers flat-screen satellite TVs, pillowtop beds with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets, free wired and wireless internet access, game consoles, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. There's also a heated outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, a free breakfast buffet, a fireplace in the lobby, a picnic area, a business center, dry cleaning and laundry services, wedding services, and 2,000 square feet of conference space with four meeting rooms. Pets are welcome for an extra fee.

Hilton Garden Inn Riverhead is next to Tanger Outlet Center and close to the Splish Splash Water Park. AAA members can save up to 5 percent on weekdays and 10 percent on weekends. AARP members and seniors 65 and older can save up to 10 percent on any day. Members of the military, veterans, and their families also qualify for a special discount. You can save up to 40 percent if you're part of a group using 10 rooms or more, and children 18 or younger can stay with their parents free.

This hotel features refrigerators, microwaves, satellite LCD TVs, hypoallergenic pillows, free wired and wireless internet access, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. You can also enjoy an indoor pool, a spa tub, an outdoor fireplace, a fitness center, a hair salon, a 24-hour convenience store, a restaurant, a bar, a coffee shop, a 24-hour business center, free newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning and laundry services, and 1,000 square feet of conference space and meeting rooms.

Best Value Options in Riverhead, NY

To get the best value for your money, choose a midrange hotel in Riverhead's suburbs. The Inn And Spa At East Wind is about 10 miles from the center of the city, close to Wildwood State Park and Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard. The rooms in this romantic retreat have complimentary wireless internet access, cable TVs, safes, desks, jetted bathtubs, and designer toiletries. Some rooms have separate living areas and antique furniture.

Additional features include a full-service spa, a health club, a hair salon, an indoor pool, dry cleaning and laundry service, a gift shop, a restaurant, a bar, a 24-hour business center, a 24-hour front desk with multilingual staff, limo or town car service, and free newspapers in the lobby. There's also 30,000 square feet of conference space and meeting rooms, and wedding services are available.

The Grassmere Inn is a bed and breakfast that's also about 10 miles from the middle of Riverhead. It's near the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center and Cupsogue County Park. The cozy, charming rooms have complimentary wireless internet access and cable TVs. Other features include outdoor tennis courts, childcare, and barbecue grills.

Top Riverhead, NY Attractions

No matter where you decide to stay in Riverhead, you'll be close to many of the town's top attractions. You can go biking, hiking, kayaking, or canoeing. You can also visit the Riverhead Raceway for NASCAR racing, demolition derbies, and more. At Tanger Outlet Center you can get discounts on brand name clothing, jewelry, electronics, toys, and more.

According to the Travel Channel, Splish Splash Water Park is one of the best water parks in America. The huge park has exciting rides and slides, relaxing wave pools and rivers, and several restaurants and food stands. Long Island Aquarium has lots of interesting indoor and outdoor exhibits. You can learn about underwater life as well as alligators, primates, birds, butterflies and other insects, otters, penguins, sea lions, seals, and more.

Riverhead is a perfect destination for a family vacation or a relaxing romantic getaway. It's tough to see everything in this fun town in one trip, but you can enjoy great entertainment, fine dining, and beautiful scenery no matter where you decide to stay. Riverhead has amazing luxury resorts, good deals on unique mid-range retreats, and lower cost hotel options so that anyone can find a place that's right for them and their budget.

FAQs about hotels in Riverhead

What are the most favored hotels in Riverhead?

Hyatt Place Long Island East End, The Preston House & Hotel and Hilton Garden Inn are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most up-scale hotels in Riverhead?

Topping Rose House, Residence Inn by Marriott Long Island East End and The Inn & Spa at East Wind are the top 3 luxury hotels near Riverhead city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Riverhead?

Hyatt Place Long Island East End, The Preston House & Hotel, and Holiday Inn Express East End are the properties closest to Riverhead city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Riverhead cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Riverhead can be as cheap as $106.80 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Riverhead cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Riverhead has been $207.91 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a luxury hotel in Riverhead cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Riverhead has been $225.43 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Riverhead?

The Preston House & Hotel, Ocean View Terrace Inn & Suites and Herodion Hotel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Riverhead?

Springhill Suites Brookhaven, Courtyard by Marriott and Fairfield Inn by Marriott Medford Long Island are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Riverhead?

Comfort Inn, Rodeway Inn Branford and Clarion Hotel & Conference Center are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Riverhead?

Holiday Inn Express East End, Hotel Indigo East End and Holiday Inn Express Stony Brook are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Verified reviews of the city: Riverhead, NY

Below are reviews of the city of Riverhead, NY from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Conveinent"
Score 5.0 / 5

Riverhead is a bit more commercial than North Fork, but that allows last minute reservations at various bars/restaurants for larger groups, as well as out of town guests who are in different time zones to find food at odd hours. It also has tons of shopping and easy access to North Fork vineyards.

Shruti P., from 06-Nov-2019
"Great"
Score 4.0 / 5

We liked the vineyards at Aquebogue and the Tanger Outlets.

Mercedes G., from 25-Nov-2018
"Great Location"
Score 4.0 / 5

We were visiting and staying in the city for a wedding. The city looks great and promising, and we will definitely return to see more attractions.

Betsy M., from 15-Aug-2015
The average traveler rating of the city of Riverhead, NY shown above is 4.3 out of 5 based on 3 reviews
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