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Riverhead overview

Riverhead is a friendly place, distinct for its cultural and art, and known for its wineries and aquarium. You'll enjoy Riverhead's beaches and festivals, along with activities like shark viewing and boating. Take in some of the area's local culture at Suffolk Theater and Hallockville Museum Farm. There's plenty to explore, including local sights such as Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center and Safari Adventure. A family-friendly area, Riverhead also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Riverhead

Riverhead is a welcoming city to all with a variety of hotels and other accommodation options to choose from. There are 8 hotels in Riverhead and you can shop for as many as 49 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 30%. We have room prices starting at GBP 62 per night. Here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Riverhead as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 2 5-star hotels from GBP 218 per night
  • • 28 4-star hotels from GBP 66 per night
  • • 41 3-star hotels from GBP 66 per night
  • • 10 2-star hotels from GBP 66 per night

How to get to Riverhead

Fly into Westhampton, NY (FOK-Francis S. Gabreski), 5.3 mi (8.5 km) from central Riverhead. Shirley, NY (WSH-Brookhaven Calabro) is the next-closest major airport, 12.7 mi (20.5 km) away. Riverhead Station is the closest train station, located 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from the city centre.

What to see around Riverhead

Fun excursions can include a visit to:
  • • Roanoke Vineyards
  • • Martha Clara Vineyards
Here are some local attractions:
  • • Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center
  • • Safari Adventure
  • • Out East Family Fun
Art and festivals stand out, with top cultural places to visit like:
  • • Suffolk Theater
  • • Hallockville Museum Farm
  • • Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center
  • • Shinnecock Museuem and Cultural Center
  • • Southampton Historical Museum
It's notable for its beaches, shark viewing and top spots for nature lovers that include:
  • • Ashley Beach
  • • Meschutt Beach
  • • Ponquogue Beach
  • • Cupsogue County Park
  • • Cupsogue Beach County Park
Below are some favourite shopping areas for finding that perfect souvenir:
  • • Tanger Outlet Center
  • • Tanger Outlets Riverhead
  • • Wolffer Estates Vineyard
  • • Greenport Farmers' Market
Recommended places to see include:
  • • Suffolk Theater
  • • Indian Island County Park
  • • Riverhead Raceway
  • • Tanger Outlet Center
  • • Long Island National Golf Club

When to visit Riverhead

When planning your trip, you might be wondering when the best time to visit is. Here's a list of seasonal norms to help you arrange your travel schedule:

Seasonal temperatures
  • • January-March: 11°F day, -7°F night
  • • April-June: 26°F day, -1°F night
  • • July-September: 27°F day, 8°F night
  • • October-December: 20°F day, -6°F night
Seasonal average rainfall
  • • January-March: 282 inches
  • • April-June: 320 inches
  • • July-September: 293 inches
  • • October-December: 295 inches