08/12/15 11:01am

The Chequit. (Credit: Skye Gillispie)

Sailing, shoreline walks and cocktails at Sunset Beach.

A Shelter Island getaway is one of the finest ways to spend your time away from home and the office. But those among us not lucky enough to have friends who own property with a guest cottage and dock rights are going to need a place to stay.

Luckily the inns and boutique hotels of Shelter Island provide attractive and homey accommodations.

From the recently reopened Shelter Island House to The Chequit, the Island’s hottest new inn, you can’t go wrong with a stay at these six properties. (more…)