Things to Do

Nestled in the heart of Port Jefferson village, there are so many local activities and attractions to enjoy during your stay at Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa.

On-Site Attractions:

Port Jefferson Village

Take advantage of the quaint shops, local restaurants and harbor dock, all within walking distance of Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa. Enjoy a cup of coffee during a morning walk along the dock, or a sweet treat from one of the local ice cream shops on an afternoon stroll through the village. There are so many eclectic shops, quaint boutiques, art galleries and a local museum right in the village.  Visit one of the many restaurants in town for fresh seafood, authentic pasta and many types of food to please any palette!

Long Island Beaches

Boasting beautiful beaches on both the north and south shores, no trip to Long Island is complete without a visit to the beach.  Whether you visit the beaches of the Long Island sound or the Atlantic Ocean, you will experience the true beauty of the Long Island coast.

Long Island Wine Country

Just a short drive from Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa, Long Island wine country is a must for wine lovers.  Boasting over 50 wineries and vineyards, the north fork of Long Island offers a wealth of charming tasting houses and delicious wines.  Spend a delightful afternoon sipping some of the finest wine in the country.

Shopping Outlets

There are many great options for shopping – just a short distance from Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa.  Tanger Outlets in Riverhead has over 100 great stores to please any shopper!  Other shopping outlets include the Bellport Outlets and Tanger Mall in Deer Park, as well as the Smith Haven Mall, all just a short drive from Danfords.

Long Island Aquarium

The Long Island Aquarium is located just a short drive from Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa. This educational and interactive facility has numerous marine life and marine animal exhibits. It also boasts a 20,000 gallon coral reef display tank, which is one of the largest all-living coral displays in the Western Hemisphere!

Staller Center for the Arts

Located at Stony Brook University, just minutes away from Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa, The Staller Center for the Arts offers live music, theater, movies and countless cultural performances.

Splish Splash Water Park

Splish Splash Water Park is a 96 acre water park located just a short drive from Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa. Featuring over 30 fun and exciting water rides, it’s a terrific stop for a family or any adventure lover!

Long Island Museum

Located in Stony Brook, just a short drive from Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa, the Long Island Museum is a Smithsonian affiliate, dedicated to American history and art with a Long Island connection.

Golf Courses

There are many award winning golf courses located in close proximity to Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa. If you are looking forward to teeing off, there are many opportunities available.

Local Parks and Nature Preserves

Long Island is host to numerous parks and beautiful nature preserves.  Take a hike along one of the many local hiking trails or visit one of our beautiful arboretums.  The local and natural beauty of Long Island is something you will want to experience and will never forget.

How May We Be Of Assistance?

Are you interested in planning an unforgettable experience at Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa? Our seasoned and professional staff can help you with every detail.