Hamptons Beach Guide 2013: East Hampton Town

The Hamptons have something for everybody who loves the fresh air while and the wonderful little towns and villages that have great shopping and arts. Without question however,  the pristine beaches are one of the main reasons why people head out to the East End.

It can get tricky when you want to visit a beach out here. The villages and towns all have different, heavily enforced parking rules and regulations, and sometimes you don’t know if a beach has a lifeguard before you go. When in doubt, contact the town or village, in the mean time, you can view our beach guide for East Hampton Town:

Read more about East Hampton Village Beaches
Read more about Southampton Town Beaches
Read more about Southampton Village Beaches
Read more about North Fork Beaches
Read More about Shelter Island Beaches

East Hampton Town boasts a variety of options for beach goers to soak up the sun. Resident permits are free, and nonresidents can pay a fee of $375. Montauk is also the home of Hither Hills State Park. Situated on the Atlantic OceanHither Hills boasts a campground, playing fields, hiking trails and a playground, among other amenities. Cars can park for a $10 daily rate. Check out www.nysparks.com for more information.



Atlantic Avenue Beach: (Lifeguards, comfort station, concessions, daily parking available for $15 on weekdays)

Big Alberts Landing Beach: (Lifeguards, comfort station)

Barns Hole

Fresh Pond

Indian Wells Beach: (Lifeguards, comfort station, concessions)

Little Alberts Landing Beach

Lazy Point

East Hampton:

Alewive Brook Landing

Mile Hill

Old House Landing Road

Sammy’s Beach (or Sammis Beach)


Culloden Point

Ditch Plains Beach: (Lifeguards, comfort station, concessions)

East Lake Beach (Gin Beach): (Lifeguards, comfort station, concessions)

Edison Beach: (Lifeguards, comfort station)

Fort Pond Bay

Hither Woods “Eddie Ecker Park:” (Comfort station)

Kirk Park Beach: (Lifeguards, comfort station, concessions)

South Lake Beach: (Comfort station)

West Lake Drive: (Comfort station, concessions)


Flaggy Hole

Gerard Drive Park

Maidstone Beach: (Lifeguards, comfort station, concessions)

Louse Point


Beach Lane

Town Line

For more information, contact the Town of East Hampton at 631-324-2417 or www.town.east-hampton.ny.us.

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