Hotels in Brightwaters, New York

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Brightwaters overview

Brightwaters is known for its theater, library, and university spirit. You'll enjoy the ample dining choices. Families will find plenty of fun at Sky Zone. Make some time to enjoy the local sights such as Stony Brook University. Whatever you're into, Brightwaters has something for you.

Where to stay in Brightwaters

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Brightwaters has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Brightwaters with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Brightwaters hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Brightwaters hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Brightwaters

Fly in to Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), 8.5 mi (13.6 km) from downtown Brightwaters. Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur) is the next closest major airport, 9.9 mi (16 km) away.

What to see around Brightwaters

The area's theater and cultural sights stand out, and places to visit include:
  • • YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts
  • • Cultural Arts Playhouse
  • • 89 North Music Venue
  • • Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts
  • • Cinema Arts Center
Enjoy the university setting or the collegiate vibe around the area of:
  • • Touro College School of Health Sciences
  • • Farmingdale State College
  • • Vanderbilt Museum
  • • Stony Brook University
Some recommended attractions include:
  • • Bay Shore Historical Society
  • • Fair Harbor Ferry Terminal
  • • Bay Shore Manor Park
  • • Sagtikos Manor
  • • Bay Shore Mini Golf

When to visit Brightwaters

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 52°F day, 23°F night
  • April-June: 80°F day, 36°F night
  • July-September: 82°F day, 51°F night
  • October-December: 68°F day, 24°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 11.46 inches
  • April-June: 12.36 inches
  • July-September: 10.98 inches
  • October-December: 11.50 inches
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