Shoreline Stopovers: Sayville 







Welcome to Sayville, New York, a picturesque town that seems straight out of a rom-com. This charming destination offers a delightful blend of scenic beauty, cozy vibes, and unique experiences that will make your short visit memorable. Whether you’re heading to the iconic Fire Island communities like Cherry Grove or on your way home, this is your complete guide on making the most of your few hours in Sayville.

Start by exploring Sayville’s enchanted main street, as it is a haven for shopaholics and seekers of charming treasures. Begin your adventure by stepping into Tiny Raccoon Books, where you can browse through a delightful collection of new and used books, perfect for finding your summer read. For those looking to fully immerse themselves in Sayville’s charm, Paris Street Market is a must-visit. Discover a plethora of Parisian-inspired trinkets, home decor, jewelry, and other fun items that make for unique souvenirs. Don’t forget to check out the Sayville General Store Inc., where you’ll find artisan handcrafted goods that can add a special touch to any room.

As you explore the town, be sure to gather some delightful snacks to savor on the mainland or during your time on Fire Island. Head over to Sayville Cheese, a haven for cheese enthusiasts, offering a handpicked selection of fine cheeses, jams, meats, and crackers that will create the perfect charcuterie board. For those with a sweet tooth, a visit to Sayville Chocolatier is a must. Prepare to be amazed by their vast selection of sweet treats and mouth watering homemade chocolates.

And what pairs better with cheese and chocolate than wine? Make your way to Sayville’s very own winery, Loughlin Vineyards (please note that it is only open on weekends). Indulge in their selection of whites, reds, and rosés, and consider taking a bottle or two with you or enjoying a glass on-site along with your newfound snacks.

Before bidding farewell to Sayville, take a leisurely nature walk around Sans Souci County Park, which fittingly translates to “without worry” in French. Stroll through the park’s serene pathways, where you might encounter some delightful wildlife and beautiful flora, offering a relaxing and tranquil experience.

In just a few short hours, you’ve experienced the best of Sayville – a charming town with a character all its own. From exploring eclectic storefronts and indulging in delectable treats to embracing the tranquility of nature, Sayville is sure to leave an indelible mark on your heart. As you head off to your next destination, take with you the warm memories of this delightful Long Island gem.