[b][i]Seven on Shelter Island is Rated Best Bed and Breakfast by Dan's Best of the Best and #1 on TripAdvisor![/i][/b][i][b]This renovated B&B is only 90 miles from New York City[/b], and Seven is a short one mile to the [b]Shelter Island North Ferry [/b]for a seven minute car ferry ride offering easy access to the [b]Long Island Rail Road[/b] (LIRR) to [b]Pennsylvania Station in NYC[/b]; or the [b]Greenport, NY[/b] (North Fork) [b]Hampton Jitney luxury bus [/b]directly into NYC or, with a transfer, to the [b]JFK airport[/b]. Seven is the perfect B&B for your Long Island, Hamptons vacation.[/i][i]The [b]Shelter Island South Ferry[/b] is 3.5 miles drive from Seven with a five minute ferry ride into [b]North Haven, NY[/b], to easily access [b]the Hamptons and Sag Harbor[/b](just 3 miles drive from North Haven, NY).[/i][i][b]Itzhak Perlman Music Program[/b]: A short walk from Seven famed violinist , Itzhak Perlman "has created .. a musical utopia on Shelter Island with the Perlman Music Program.. quite possibly one of the coolest things you can do in the Hamptons and it should not be missed. Underneath a big white tent, students (but really, really ridiculously talented students) perform beautiful classical music, all of which is conducted by Perlman, who quite frequently joins in on his violin for a few songs as well.[/i][i][b]Sylvester Manor Educational Farm[/b] and Community 21 Manwaring Road featuring Catapano Dairy cheese and yogurt selections, Blue Duck Bakery assorted breads, Murray’s Cheese variety, Edible East End Magazine (free!) and other local artisan products made right here on Shelter Island. Check their schedule and hours of operation for more information at sylvestermanor.org including concerts and events.[/i][i][b]Hiking, walking, or cross country skiing[/b] in [b]Mashomack Preserve[/b] is a natural area of nearly 2,100 acres encompassing diverse habitats necessary for the survival of many species of plans and animals, and comprising one third of Shelter Island. Edged in white by 10 miles of coastline the preserve is a n area of magnificent scenic beauty featuring interlacing tidal creeks, woodlands, fields and coastline to create a superb wildlife habitat. No bikes, no dogs; please.[/i][i][b]Shelter Island Country Club [/b](is across Shore Road, a 2 minute walk) open to the public, including [b]a nine hole golf [/b]course, driving range, and club house with restaurant and bar. 26 Sunnyside Drive. 631 749 0416 $15.00[/i][i][b]Shelter Island Kayak Tours[/b]: 631.749.1990 Single Kayaks: $30, for a 2 hour minimum; $45 for 1/2 day - 4 hours Double Kayaks: $50 for a 2 hour minimum; $70 for 1/2 day - 4 hours Guided Tours are two hours and cost $60 per person. All prices include NY Sales Tax. email: [url=http://SIkayak@aol.com]SIkayak@aol.com[/url] [url=http://www.kayaksi.com/]www.kayaksi.com[/url][/i][i]There is a bike shop on the island, too, [b]Piccozzi’s Bike Shop[/b] : 177 North Ferry Road (631) 749-0055.[/i][i]Beach picnic items can be organized and picked up at Marie Eifel Market and café (which has a rear porch overlooking Dering Harbor marina). A tennis club is just down the street from Seven, as well as several public courts on the island. [b]Stars Café [/b]for fresh fruit or green juices, wraps - breakfast and lunch at this casual coffee shop in the center of the historic Heights district. 17 Grand Avenue, Shelter Island Heights (a 10/15 minute walk from SEVEN). 631 749-5345[b] [/b]or[b]Schmidts Market [/b]is a full service gourmet market including deli counter that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner until 7 p.m. Daily house specialties and an in house meat and sustainable fish counter. For groceries or take away ready made foods for a beach picnic or to dine on the front porch at SEVEN. 43 North Ferry Road 631 749 0555[/i][i]A lovely drive or bike ride: we suggest [b]Nostram Parkway to Bootleggers Alley[/b], then continue onto Shell Beach for a stroll. Also visit the private [b]Village of Dering Harbor[/b] with its exclusive 32 residents, and then head to [b]Ram Island, [/b]and the historic [b]Ram’s Head Inn.[/b][/i][i]A nice short walk on a dirt road, in the woods, with a view out over the bay is conveniently accessible across the street, off of the golf course, on [b]Serpentine Drive.[/b] Turn right on Stearns Point Road, cross Shore Road, and turn left onto Serpentine Drive for a nice loop back via Prospect.[/i] [i]SEVEN - Shelter Island Guest House, a boutique B&B with the qualities of a fine hotel on Long Island[/i][i]7 Stearns Point Road[/i][i]P.O. Box 561[/i][i]Shelter Island Heights, NY 11965 USA[/i][i]+1 347 326 3259[/i][i]email@example.com[/i][i]+1 917 743 8399[/i] Seven B&B on Shelter Island is rated #1 by Dan's Best of the Best Hamptons and North Fork Magazine 2014 & 2015! Seven on Shelter Island is also a Green Leader and Voted #1 on TripAdvosor.com as an exceptional Guest Houste, Bed and Breakfast on Long Island, with a decadent breakfast and quality amenties in our luxury guest rooms. Bikes are available first come first serve - and Seven is walking distance from the beach, and hiking trails. Restaurants and town are also a short walk or bike ride.