Glen Cove Vacations
Glen Cove is close to a diverse collection of Long Island’s attractions. Among the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Castle Gould and the remarkable Nassau County Museum of Art. Two other great attractions you’ll find nearby Glen Cove are the Americana Manhasset Mall and the NYCB Theatre at Westbury.
Savvy travelers in Glen Cove, looking for something different, will love the nearby cultural attractions. There are many excellent destinations to take the family for a couple of hours such as the Bartow Pell Mansion Museum in Bronx.
Plan a trip to a few of the best attractions for children in the area, for example Rye Playland in Rye, the New Roc City in New Rochelle and the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in Cold Spring Harbor. Stop by the Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery and Aquarium in Cold Spring Harbor, and learn about some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
If the weather is good, do what the locals do and head outside to the local natural destinations. Grab your camera and enjoy the well-used ecological reserves for which this area is famous, such as the Cold Spring Harbor State Park in Cold Spring Harbor.
Be sure to take the time to view the popular sights in the area. For those who enjoy history, the area’s past has been beautifully preserved at Fort Totten in Bayside.
Set aside a couple of hours and head to the Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury. Grab a buddy and hit the greens.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a snack, set out to visit the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City.
Glen Cove has a long and proud sporting history. Join local fans at nearby Belson Stadium, Jamaica, home to the St. John's University Red Storm Men's soccer team in autumn and the St. John's University Red Storm Women's. Enjoy a few post-match beers with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in a nearby pub.
At the end of a day exploring the streets of Glen Cove, rest up in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep be sure to check out the Red Roof PLUS+ Long Island - Garden City, Westbury, the Best Western Woodbury Inn, and the Hyatt Place Garden City.