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Welcome to the Palms

Thank you for choosing The Palms Hotel, Fire Island. We are eagerly anticipating your stay with us!


The Palms Hotel is ideal for a peaceful, relaxing retreat in beautiful Ocean Beach. We have created our hotel to meet all your needs and surpass your expectations. With excellent amenities and personalized services, we are dedicated to ensuring your satisfaction and providing a memorable and comfortable experience during your stay.

To ensure the comfort of your stay, please take a moment to review the information below, which includes hotel information and tips.

Looking for the fastest way to contact us? We are only a text away! Text 631-448-3800, and a reservationist will reach out to you as soon as possible to help you with any questions or concerns. 

Check-in time is 4:30 PM. 
 Our staff will happily meet you at the ferry terminal to assist with luggage. Please call the hotel to request this complimentary service the day before arrival.
Feel free to arrive on the island at your convenience, and we'll take care of the pre-check in process for you at the front desk. We'll guide you on where to store your luggage and you'll have full access to our hotel's amenities, including beach chairs, towels, umbrellas, bicycles, and kayaks. You can relax and enjoy these facilities while we prepare your room. Be reassured, we'll promptly notify you as soon as your room is ready! 

Click here to view the Ocean Beach ferry schedule. 

Check out time is 11:00 AM.  

Please note we cannot guarantee early check-in or late check - out as the occupancy of the hotel is unknown at the time of your reservation.  Occupancy rates tend to be high during peak season.​



  1. Only one (1) credit card will be accepted as payment for the remaining balance. This card must be the same as the name on the reservation and must be accompanied by a matching photo ID. 

  2. The minimum age to rent is 25 years old. (ID is required.)

  3. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and cash payments.

  4. Cash payments can only be accepted for the remaining balance after the initial deposit is taken via card. Please speak with a reservationist regarding the 4% service charge and your remaining balance before your arrival.


We offer a wide array of amenities to create a memorable experience for our guests:

  • Access to your private beach at the bay - Join us for some fun in the sun at our Palms Hotel exclusive bay beach. This private beach located right on the bay is the perfect spot to avoid the heavy beach crowds, grab a frozen cocktail and enjoy a true Fire Island sunset! 



  • Complimentary breakfast every morning at The Landing Bistro 8:30 AM - 11:00 PM.  At times, the location of breakfast may change due to events at the hotel.  

  • Steps to restaurants and nightlife - Stop by the front desk to check out weekly calendar of events at our network of restaurants.


  • Complimentary champagne happy hour with an appetizer served in our lobby daily at 4:00 PM



  • Palms Passport includes discounts to local restaurant and shops. Click here to view our network.



  • Complimentary bottled water at check-in



  • Flat-screen TVs with satellite access and complimentary guest Wi-Fi. Just select the strongest signal in your building and stream at your leisure! It is an open network with no password. Enjoy over 100 channels with a range of programming geared towards children and adults alike.

  • Our complimentary bicycles  are a convenient way to explore the area. Please remember that these are available for both adults and children. Ocean Beach maintains strict bicycling rules during the season. Biking on Bay Walk, the main street of Ocean Beach, is strictly prohibited. We suggest that guests ride through Seaview and Ocean Bay Park, our neighboring towns, as these have the best scenic views and have fewer restrictions on the weekends. 


  • Beach towels, wagons, beach chairs, and umbrellas are exclusively for our guests. Stop by the Loft, and our team will help you set up for a day at the beach.


  • The Palms Hotel offers Watersports at no charge. While relaxing at our private beach, please speak with a Palms Bay attendant regarding details. Due to weather and bay conditions, this is subject to closing without notice. 


  • All of our rooms have been recently refurbished and are equipped with air conditioning


  • Island boat trips - book a private charter at our concierge desk


  • Pet-friendly rooms at Palms Bay and Palms Bay East​​

Things to do in Ocean Beach

Ocean Beach is a lively town that boasts stunning sandy beaches that stretch along the Atlantic Ocean to the north and the Great South Bay. During the summer, the town becomes a bustling hub of activity, hosting various events and activities such as live music concerts, art shows, and festivals. Visitors flock to Ocean Beach to enjoy its diverse dining scene, charming shops, and nearby bars, that offer cocktails and live entertainment. The Palms Hotel properties provide an ideal location for those looking to explore and experience Fire Island.

Click here to view some of the more popular things to do in Ocean Beach


Make your stay one to remember with our add-ons! Reach out to a reservationist today to receive chilled champagne with rose petal turndown service, a charcuterie board, or a sandwich wrap platter for you and your guests to enjoy! Each add-on is an additional $65. 

Looking to book an event for your large group? The Palms Hotel offers on site event planning for all properties, including the Palms Bay beach and Palms Hotel Courtyards.

At The Palms Hotel Fire Island, we understand the importance of a special event, which is why we have created a destination venue that meets all your needs. Whether you're planning an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, we're committed to giving you a unique and unforgettable experience that will create lasting memories.

Our hotel has a unique network of food and beverage establishments, as well as full-service facilities and a professional staff who will ensure that your event is seamless and memorable. Our expert event planner will take care of every detail, from food and beverage selections to room blocks at the Palms Hotel, music and entertainment, and full-day coordination. So, sit back, relax, and enjoy your event while we take care of everything else!
Click here to learn more about our catering & event planning services.

Some final notes:

Smoking and vaping is strongly prohibited inside any of The Palms Hotel buildings. There is a $250.00 fine for violating the fire code restrictions. Any guests caught doing so will be subject to this charge. 
All grounds are subject to closure without notice for partial or exclusive event use. We do offer multiple locations for guests, and we apologize for any inconvenience this may present.
Our boutique hotel comprises six properties and features 38 rooms of varying sizes. We have something for everyone, from small and cozy efficiencies to spacious multi-room cottages and suites. Some of our locations offer a quiet and relaxed atmosphere, while others are in the heart of the bustling nightlife. Please view our website or reach out to a reservations for a full description of your room. 

We look forward to your arrival and are here to answer any questions you may have regarding your upcoming stay! Please contact us with any questions or special requests. 


The Palms Hotel

168 Cottage Walk

Ocean Beach, NY 11770

Call (631) 583-8870

Text (631) 448-3800

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