Off the Beaten Path

Everywhere you look, nature beckons. Moments of total relaxation segue into a yearning to explore the North Fork, as authentic, unspoiled, and abundant as ever. We cannot wait to show you the area’s hidden charms and simple pleasures, whether on land or sea, from a boat or bicycle, on a paddleboard, underwater, or walking on the beach.

Silver Sands Motel, Pipes Cove, Long Island

Our Signature Experiences








Get Outside

Silver Sands and its surroundings offer a wide range of activities combining fun, nature, sport, and thrills. We would be delighted to advise you and book your activities.


Kayaking & Paddle Boarding

Discover Pipes Cove from the water. Rent a kayak or paddle board for your entire stay or take a guided tour with one of our local partners.

Bocce ball

Our bocce court is adjacent to Eddie’s. Enjoy a glass of wine or a cold beer and see why bocce ball has become one of our guests’ favorite family-friendly activities.

Bike rides

There’s no better way to explore Greenport’s charming streets than on two wheels. All guests at Silver Sands enjoy complimentary bicycles.

Silver Sands Motel, Pipes Cove, Long Island


The North Fork’s mature trees, meadows and mix of fresh and saltwater wetlands provide for some of the most scenic trails on Long Island. Many are just steps away from Silver Sands.

Silver Sands Motel, Pipes Cove, Long Island

Bird Watching

Silver Sands is a birder’s paradise. Find shorebirds, such as piping plover, terns, osprey, and a variety of waterfowl steps away from your room. Or wander through the surrounding woods where you may find warblers, hawks, and owls.

Silver Sands Motel, Pipes Cove, Long Island

Do Nothing

"Dolce far niente," an Italian phrase translating to the "sweetness of doing nothing," embodies our way of life at Silver Sands. It's a celebration of leisure, where time seems to stand still, allowing one to indulge in the simple joys of being alive.

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