When summer temperatures soar, New Yorkers pack a bag and journey east to the beaches of Long Island. Montauk is the easternmost resort and prides itself on its superior surf and awesome nightlife. Other recreational pursuits include golfing, tennis, cycling, and hiking. Flee the bustle with a week (or two) at one of the best Airbnb Montauk vacation homes this season.

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Beachfront Montauk Airbnb rentals

“Deca Mill” oceanfront bungalow

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How about an “upside-down” house for your next trip? This unique Airbnb Montauk beach house offers panoramic ocean views from its patio, lawn, and lounge. Generously proportioned rooms are artistically put together with a fourth bedroom doubling up as a workspace. Kayaks and surfboards are provided and there’s a hot tub on the deck for added luxury.

Ten guests, four bedrooms
Price: $1,500 per night

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Water views and terrace with fire pit

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Boasting panoramic views, this two-story beachfront property brings the sea to your doorstep. Interiors capture the essence of the ocean through blue furnishings, paintwork, and shimmering tiles in the kitchen and bathroom. Spend evenings listening to the waves from the wraparound terrace and deck with a hot tub, fire pit, grill, and seating zone. Put the provided paddle boards and kayaks to good use courtesy of immediate access to Ditch Plains Beach.

Eight guests, four bedrooms
Price: $5,070 per night

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Sea Roost

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Set on a leafy knoll, this artistic Montauk Airbnb vacation cottage is steps away from the secluded Hither Hills Beach. Interiors have a bohemian air with beams, exposed brick, tons of greenery, and mismatched furnishings. To top it all off, you’ll find an outdoor clawfoot bath waiting on the rear deck. Nautical decor alludes to the property’s previous life as a fisherman’s abode. Pets are welcome at this seaside cottage.

Three guests, three bedrooms
Price: $695 per night

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Top-rated Airbnb Montauk vacation rentals

Private modern relaxing beach house

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A short cycle to the iconic Ditch Plains Beach, this Shingle-style Montauk Airbnb vacation home is equally convenient for the lakes and downtown restaurants and bars. The open plan concept keeps the property feeling light and breezy with abundant seating and dining space for sociable evenings. A spacious backyard features an outdoor shower while the host provides bikes, surfboards, and bodyboards.

Six guests, three bedrooms
Price: $1,130 per night

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Waterfront house on Fort Pond

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This waterfront Montauk Airbnb overlooks the tranquil Fort Pond and benefits from a sun terrace and spacious lawn that meet the water. Choose to kick back with a book in the hammocks or grab one of the provided bikes, kayaks, or paddle boards and explore the area. Chic, spotlessly clean interiors with a mellow vibe include an open-plan kitchen/lounge with more than enough seating to accommodate a full house.

Six guests, three bedrooms
Price: $700 per night

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Pristine Montauk Beach House

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Conveniently situated for the golf course and nearby tennis courts, this cheerful Airbnb Montauk for families and couples is ideal for groups after a mix of relaxation and activities. Beachy interiors are complemented by the spacious deck with a grill, seating, and a sun terrace. Located in a peaceful neighborhood a mere 10-minute bicycle ride to Ditch Plains Beach and the attractions of Montauk Village.

Five guests, two bedrooms
Price: $495 per night

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Airbnb Montauk rentals with a pool

Perfect Montauk escape with pool – walk to town and beach

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This family-friendly Airbnb Montauk rental home with a pool is set among a lush garden and enjoys a remote setting. You can walk to the beach and downtown attractions without needing a car and access a neighborhood tennis court. The living room opens out onto a scenic patio with seating aplenty and a vast lawn where kids can shake off any excess energy. Interiors are tastefully curated and flooded with natural light.

Ten guests, four bedrooms
Price: $1,500 per night

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Montauk home with pool and backyard oasis

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Not only does this boutique Montauk Airbnb beach house feature a pool but it also provides private access to Culloden Beach. The pool is heated seasonally and along with the large backyard benefits from direct sun all day. Bikes are available for guest use. Light-filled interiors radiate a sense of calm with the ultra-zen loft bedroom being the star of the property.

Six guests, three bedrooms
Price: $1,860 per night

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Pet-friendly Montauk Airbnbs

Rustic beach house

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This cozy beach house welcomes pets and is situated within walking distance of Montauk Village as well as the Ocean and Bay beaches. You are encouraged to help yourself to fresh eggs from the resident chickens and make the most of the outdoor space. Amenities are provided for kids and there’s a basketball hoop and home gym with a Peloton for the adults. The upper-level bathroom is fitted with a luxurious spa bath where you can ease your muscles after a morning of surf.

Ten guests, three bedrooms
Price: $1,250 per night

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Laid-back surf bungalow

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This cute fisherman’s cottage has been lovingly converted into a surfer-friendly bungalow with a custom-built kitchen. An eclectic blend of furniture and knick-knacks collected through life’s travels add a homely touch to the property. Step outside and you’ll find a fenced-in backyard with a grill, picnic table, and sun loungers. You’ll have free use of two beach cruiser bikes throughout your stay and pets are welcome subject to prior approval.

Four guests, two bedrooms
Price: $400 per night

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Montauk summer getaway

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This pet-friendly Airbnb Montauk comes with a backyard and patio equipped with a grill and a refreshing outdoor shower. Perfect for a post-beach rinse or whenever you fancy an al fresco wash! Minimalist interiors are thoughtfully prepared for social groups with the provision of board games, a ping pong table, a Sonos Beam, and top-of-the-line kitchen appliances. You’ll have use of the provided bikes and paddle boards.

Four guests, three bedrooms
Price: $700 per night

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