Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Fire Island, NY that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $202 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Fire Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The blazing beaches of Fire Island

The mighty Fire Island is a 50-mile long barrier island just off the south coast of Long Island, New York. Delighting visitors with a rich cultural history, and tales of colonial pirates and shipwrecks from the prohibition era, Fire Island vacation rentals are the perfect summer destination to enjoy all the best that this Atlantic destination has to offer. It’s cultural arts scene buzzes with musicians, actors, and artists from across North America all year round, so you’ll be spoilt for choice for family-friendly activities.

Things to do

Fire Island—a place unlike any other

Each of the main island communities has its own character, from bohemian Cherry Grove to the more laid-back Kismet, and with it comes a whole host of Fire Island vacation rentals. Of course, most visitors come to Fire Island for its unspoiled beaches and intense sun, where it’s easy to lose track of time. And if you tire of the beach, why not take the kids to one of the five national parks, where nature lovers can explore the untamed dunes of Otis Pike High Wilderness or the 19th-century Fire Island Lighthouse?

Activities

You’re never far from nature on Fire Island

Fire Island has numerous great seasonal resort communities, with the biggest being Ocean Beach, and delights visitors with its wide range of restaurants, stores, bars, and attractive architecture. However, Fire Island is really about the beach and the sea, where solitary beachcombers and families alike can top up their tan. Head out to sea on a surfboard or boat, or spend the afternoon frolicking in the sea. The Fire Island National Seashore covers most of the island, offering a wealth of activities for those with a sense of adventure, especially bird and wildlife watching, canoeing, and fishing.

Weather

Long, hot summers and cool winters in Fire Island

Fire Island is a superb summer getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday city life. With around 206 sunny days a year, where temperatures can reach highs of 80°F, there’s really no excuse to leave the beach unless it’s to go for a refreshing evening drink in Ocean Beach village. At the end of the summer, when the days become much cooler and temperatures drop to around 50°F, Fire Island is markedly quieter; a perfect time of year for a more peaceful and secluded vacation, just don’t forget your sweater!

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Fire Island

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Fire Island is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ocean Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Heckscher State Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Robert Moses Beach (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Lake Ronkonkoma (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Amityville Beach (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Smith Point County Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Fire Island?

Whether you're organizing your next exciting adventure with friends or a romantic rendezvous with your sweetheart, one of these top vacation rentals in Fire Island is sure to attract you:

  • "Great Location - - Newly Renovated": This Lutsen escape comes with 3 bedrooms and is highly rated among visitors. Amenities such as games and nearby birdwatching activities help make your stay a memorable one.
  • "Steps From The Beach": Put your luggage down and your feet up at this favorite in Davis Park. It features 4 bedrooms, coffee and tea making facilities, an iron and ironing board and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Fire Island vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Fire Island?

If you're searching for an escape and a change of pace, we've got the perfect remedy. Return home feeling all brand new after a weekend getaway in Fire Island at one of these top-rated rentals:

  • "Oceanfront Top Of The Line Fire Island Home": This property in Water Island makes for a wonderful weekend getaway. Spend time exploring natural attractions like Short Beach and Gilgo State Park, then put your feet up and enjoy your cozy pad. An oven and a hair dryer are among the amenities here.
  • "Waterfront, Private Beach On The Great South Bay With Fantastic Sunset Views": With conveniences including a barbecue grill and an oven, you'll feel right at home at this Bayberry Dunes retreat. Nature buffs will love discovering the local sights, such as Sayville Bathing Beach and Rogers Beach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Fire Island?

Generally well located and at a price that won't break the bank, studio apartments offer privacy and style with the comforts of home. Book one of these studio apartments for rent in Fire Island and use it as a base to discover the sights around you:

  • Stay at "Pines Ample 1 Bed Apt - Pets Ok" and you'll be in the perfect position to check out cultural attractions like Quogue Community Hall and Theatre Three. Air conditioning and a barbecue grill are some of the amenities at this apartment in Fire Island Pines.
  • "In The Xviii Century House A View On The Countryside And The Castellas Castle" in Laudun is another awesome option that comes with a hair dryer and a TV. Musee Pierre de Luxembourg and Sacred Art Museum of the Gard should be on your to-do list around these parts.

Can I find short term rentals in Fire Island?

Swap the routine hotel experience for the comfort and charm of your own place. Even if you only have a few days of vacation time, you'll find short-term rentals in Fire Island that come with all the conveniences of home. Try these on for size:

  • Located close to the center of Water Island, "Oceanfront Top Of The Line Fire Island Home" is well suited to a short stay. Use it as a base to uncover cool nearby attractions, including Shorefront Park and Fire Island National Seashore.
  • "Waterfront, Private Beach On The Great South Bay With Fantastic Sunset Views" is another appealing option. Spend a few days at this property in Bayberry Dunes and pencil in visits to Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts and Fire Island National Seashore, which are within close reach.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Fire Island?

When it comes to vacations, the more people the merrier. If you're after a getaway with plenty of space to fit your entire crew, one of these large group vacation rentals in Fire Island might be just the ticket:

  • "Great Family Rental With Bay Views From Screen Porch": Featuring 6 bedrooms, this vacation rental in Bayberry Dunes has enough room for you and all your friends. Amenities like a fireplace and a water view are on hand to make things nice and comfy.
  • "Luxury Beachfront Home With Pool": You'll get your team's tick of approval at this option in Downstate New York which features a kitchen, a beach view and more. It has 5 bedrooms that will easily house all your guests.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Fire Island?

There's no shortage of houses with a pool in Fire Island, so slip on your swimsuit and get set to spend your days splashing around. Here are a couple of favorites that'll give you inspiration:

  • The pool at "Treetop Beach House With Amazing Views" is guaranteed to add another level of fun to your escape. Located in Bayberry Dunes, this rental house also features a barbecue grill and a microwave oven.
  • Spring out of bed and take an early morning dip at "Beach House Davis Park, Fire Island" in Bayberry Dunes. A barbecue grill and childrens activities are just two of the many amenities at this equally impressive option.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Fire Island?

There's nothing like a vacation to bring a family together, but first, you need to find a space where those magic moments can happen. These large family vacation rentals in Fire Island come with lots of room to connect with your loved ones:

  • If you need an escape that sleeps no fewer than 10 guests, check out "Steps From The Beach" in Davis Park. With 4 bedrooms, childrens activities and a toaster, your next family trip will be a winner.
  • Another excellent option, "Oceanfront Top Of The Line Fire Island Home" in Water Island offers 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. Free toiletries and books will help keep everyone comfortable and content.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Fire Island?

Toast some s'mores and enjoy a game of charades. These cabins in Fire Island are ideal bases to spend quality family time:

  • "Cabin For Families On North Shore" - Located in North Fork, this charming escape provides amenities such as childrens activities and a microwave oven.
  • "Family Cabin On Li Sound" - Create magical memories together at this popular option. Located in North Fork, it offers coffee and tea making facilities, a garden and more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Fire Island vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in Fire Island?

From cute cottages to palatial houses and everything in between, we've got properties that come in all shapes and sizes. If you don't need much space, one of these one-bedroom vacation rentals will be just the thing:

  • Bunk down for a few nights at "Pines Ample 1 Bed Apt - Pets Ok" and discover the best of Fire Island Pines. This one-bedroom retreat has a kitchen, a barbecue grill and other conveniences to make your visit a relaxing one.
  • "Bellport Village Cottage" in Downstate New York is another comfy choice that'll feel like your home away from home. Amenities here include a kitchen and off-street parking options.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in Fire Island?

From simple cabins to ritzy houseboats, Vrbo has two-bedroom vacation rentals to suit every budget and taste. Below are two of our favorite properties in Fire Island:

  • Invite some pals to share the good times at "Charming Beach Cottage Steps From Beach With Delightful Ocean Views". As well as two bedrooms, this Fire Island Pines retreat has all you need for a comfortable stay, including a fireplace and a kitchen.
  • "One Of The Most Published Homes On Fire Island" is another enticing option. Make the most of a fireplace, a swimming pool and other conveniences at this Fire Island Pines property.