Columbus Harbour

Not many people make it out to this spot at the northern tip of Long Island, but there will certainly be plenty of places for you to throw down a towel in the sand, soak up some sun, or go for a nice long walk.

Located on Long Island, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. Vacationers who seek a stunning shoreline in a secluded part of town might want to plan a visit to Columbus Harbour.

How to Access The Beach
You'll need a boat to get to this untouched part of the island.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach retreats into the island a good distance in parts, but is mostly pretty thin. The sand is phenomenal, though, and the views spectacular.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

If you find that you favor sunny days which bring guests a serene haven, then you will want to try Columbus Harbour; it's found within a more rural sector of the region.

What's Nearby


Columbus Harbour is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the North West coast of Long Island. It's located near the Stella Maris Resort Club and any nearby accommodations, it can be found reasonably close-by. A quick cab ride will take you right out to this hotel, perhaps the most conveniently located place to stay reachable from Columbus Harbour, despite the lack of other attractions in the vicinity.

Cities and Towns

It might take some time to get there, but is the closest population center. though you may see some small, residential towns as you get closer to the beach.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on when you visit, and how many people have booked rooms nearby. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it can appeal to guests from some of the area's smaller options.


Although this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you're prepared to venture a little farther away. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Cape Santa Maria Beach House Restaurant, which is two miles away.

Nearby restaurant options are included in the following table.

Restaurants near Columbus Harbour
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Cape Santa Maria Beach House Restaurant (242) 338-5273 Caribbean, Continental 2.0 mi. W None

Other Beaches

Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them will have plenty of other choices on Long Island besides Columbus Harbour.

You may also want to consider Cape Santa Maria Beach, located within a short distance.

Columbus Harbour could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.


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