Phone: 631-477-9400


North Fork Long Island Weekend

July 14, 2020 by insideout

This offer is no longer valid.

There’s plenty of East End Long Island things to do while enjoying a socially distanced getaway to Long Island! Come enjoy your weekend Summer and Fall getaways on North Fork Long Island’s East End, just a short driving distance from your home to Quintessentials Bed and Breakfast.  We  continue our signature warm-hearted hospitality and added new elements to adapt safety measures to combat Corona Virus.  We deliver seamless, digital check-in access to your rigorously cleaned room complimentary welcome refreshments, and our scrumptious knock-and-drop breakfast each morning.  Quintessentials concierge service will set up your day trips on the North Fork, Shelter Island, the Hamptons, and further afield, whether it is relaxing on a quiet beach, bicycling down country lanes, wine tasting, micro-brewery sampling, casual or fine dining, or reading in our beautiful garden. There’s so many East End Long Island Things to Do! Quintessentials B&B is providing all the right touches to make your stay memorable, private, and safe.

3-night Long Island’s East End Weekend Special:

  • Bottle of select Reserve wine by award winning winery
  • Dinner for 2 gift certificate ($100) to select fine restaurant
  • Day Pass to Orient State Park & Beach & Lunch pack for two
  • Cost $239, +Plus cost of guest room of your choice

Reserve your room for 3-nights minimum. Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights, departing on Sunday by 12 noon.

Following CDC guidelines, guests must keep social distancing, and wear masks in common areas.

Select your room and call us now at 631-477-9400, or email us at to start your easy, relaxing, open-air getaway at Quintessentials B&B. You may also check availability online.

Balance on the North Fork of Long Island

April 8, 2020 by QuintessentialsInc

TO ALL OF OUR VALUED GUESTS, FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS AND FAMILY: we wish to send a message of HOPE, SUPPORT AND UNITY! We continue to carefully monitor the evolving coronavirus situation. We are closed.

Picture this:

This offer is no longer valid.

Unhurried calm, breathing fresh country air, its fragrance floating from beach and sky, and picking produce to fill your basket from dozens of locally sourced farm stands. This is all yours to experience this summer on the North Fork, the bucolic beach and wine country travel destination on Long Island’s east end. These days are coming soon! Book now and take advantage of Quintessentials Bed and Breakfast “Fresh Air & Wine Escape” package to celebrate beating the Corona Virus.

Fresh Air & Wine Escape: 19% off regular room rates AND a complementary bottle of North Fork Wine waiting for you upon arrival (a $30 value). Get ahead of the rush to the North Fork and SAVE, Book now!

We know you are not able to travel just now, but many have asked how they can support small businesses such as ours during this time. We recommend making advance reservations for a later date, plus our Fresh Air & Wine Escape also gives you added savings! Another way to support small businesses is by purchasing Gift Certificates.  Give us a call at 917-696-7968 and we can make the arrangements.

We look forward to welcoming guests at Quintessentials soon and thank you for your support!


Call us for details at 631-477-9400 or 917-696-7968.

Wineries and Breweries near Long Island’s North Fork

May 17, 2018 by QuintessentialsInc

area restaurantsDiscover the Wineries and Breweries on the East End of Long Island’s North Fork, NY.  Year-round, especially on weekends, over 50 wineries and craft breweries are in full swing, filled with music and dancing. Below we have listed several we recommend. Please visit their websites for individual winery and brewery events. After a day of exploring the wineries and breweries near Long Island’s North Fork, come home to Quintessentials Bed and Breakfast and Spa with beautiful rooms and a glorious breakfast each morning, before heading out again, for more exploring.

Visiting the Wineries and Breweries has become a wonderful attraction to the Long Island area. Please enjoy visiting some of our favourites, many of which feature music and entertainment.

Some of our Favorite Wineries and Breweries near Long Island’s North Fork:


Long Island Wineries

Crooked Ladder Brewing Co. 70 W Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901

Moustache Brewing Co. 400 Hallett Ave, Riverhead, NY 11901

Brewery and Wine Tours of Long Island 14 Main St., Greenport. 631-723-0505, 631-594-1161.

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. 234 Carpenter St., Greenport. 631-477-1100 “This dynamic brewery on the eastern tip of Long Island has risen to such heights that its beer is already being featured in bottles and on tap in New York City, upstate New York, and across the Long Island Sound in Connecticut.”

Long Ireland Beer Co.  817 Pulaski St, Riverhead, NY 11901

Jamesport Farm Brewery – 5873 Sound Ave, Riverhead, NY 11901

Shelter Island Craft Brewery 55 North Ferry Rd., Shelter Island. 631-749-5977 “Even the smallest town on Long Island was not immune from the local microbrew boom, with Shelter Island Craft Brewery serving especially flavorful brews in its namesake downtown as of 2015.”

Southampton Publick House 62 Jobs Lane, Southampton. 631-283-2800 “Long Island’s oldest brew-making establishment is more than just a brewery. Southampton Publick House is also home to a restaurant, where patrons can wash down pub food with its award-winning beers, and a happening taproom replete with seasonal beers and year-round offerings.”

Twin Fork Beer Co. Calverton. 631-209-4233 “As anyone familiar with Long Island may have realized after reading the name of this microbrewery, Twin Fork Beer Co. is located on the East End, near the North and South forks.”

Montauk Brewing Co. 62 S. Erie Ave., Montauk. 631-668-8471 “The do-it-yourself attitude that the easternmost community on Long Island is known for flows from the owners of the Montauk Brewing Co. like brew from the taps in their rustic tasting room.”

The North Fork Brewing Company in Riverhead 24 E 2nd St, Riverhead, NY 11901 “founded by North Fork native Van Bourgondien brews in small batches harnessing wild fermentation, a centuries-old technique.”
24 E 2nd St, Riverhead, NY 11901

Quintessentials Bed and Breakfast and Spa

Located between the seaport villages of Greenport and Orient and a short ferry-ride via Shelter Island to the Hamptons, Quintessentials is just two hours from New York City, and within a 90-mile radius of Connecticut, New Jersey, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Our North Fork Long Island bed and breakfast and spa is perfect for a base camp while exploring the wineries and breweries near Long Island’s North Fork. Enjoy the acclaimed brunch breakfasts, afternoon refreshments, and nightly treats while basking in our warm hospitality.