A coastal hamlet with plenty to offer, Port Washington brings a family-friendly vibe to Long Island’s north shore.
The housing stock in Port Washington is, for the most part, single-family dwellings and a scattering of apartments and condos. Many homes boast spectacular views of the Long Island Sound. Growing families appreciate the area’s vast parkland and walkable town center brimming with community spaces and independent shops. A well-connected transportation system caters to commuters and those looking to take advantage of Manhattan’s world-class cultural institutions.
Port Washington is known for its nautical heritage and robust market of shopping, dining, and recreation options. Upscale restaurants, charming boutiques, and eclectic art galleries line Main Street. Community amenities like golf courses, swimming pools, and boat marinas cater to outdoor and recreation enthusiasts looking to make the most of the hamlet’s scenic landscapes. A string of public parks, many sitting along the waterfront, feature playgrounds, picnic lawns, and beach access. Check out the water slides at Manorhaven Beach Park and Pool, or head to Stannards Brook County Park for walking trails and wildlife.