Neil Diamond once said: “When you’re on a merry-go-round, you miss a lot of the scenery.” Perhaps it’s no surprise, then, that writers, painters, and other artists often choose to slow down at the aptly named vacation rental "Inspiration Point" in Southampton. From the first rays of sunrise to starry night skies, Inspiration Point showcases the epitome of jaw-dropping scenery—complete with a full water view from every room.
Built on the Southampton Shinnecock Hills, the property’s open floor plan includes a living room with cathedral ceilings and an elegant dining area. A well-outfitted kitchen with granite counter tops and high bar top is ideal for serving drinks and visiting with friends and family while crafting meals.
Inspiration Point’s magic comes full circle outside, where exterior features make it easy to spend the day taking in the view. Jump in the pool for a lazy afternoon swim and sink into the outdoor hot tub overlooking the secluded yard beyond. Wander the private walkway to the bay below or kick back to take it all in from the gorgeous over-the-water, blue stone deck.
The four bathrooms (plus outdoor shower) and four bedrooms — two with queen-sized beds, one with two twins, and one sun-room that is convertible to a bedroom with a single sleeper sofa — comfortably accommodate seven guests. Expect to find wood floors, comfortable-yet-stylish furniture, and lots of windows letting in natural light throughout. This property is great for fishing and includes rigs for Shinnecock calms.
Should you wish to sneak away for an afternoon or evening, Southampton isn’t too far away—just over 5 miles—with a variety of restaurants, shopping, and entertainment on offer. Or slip into your flip-flops and hit Ponquogue Beach, also just over 5 miles away (about a 15-minute drive).
Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect words, hope to hear music on the sea breeze, need the perfect visual backdrop, or simply seek to jump off the merry-go-round of life, Inspiration Point delivers.
*Pets are prohibited unless our express approval is provided
Bedroom Configuration = 1 Queen, 1 Queen, 2 Twins, 1 Sleep Sofa (single)
Bathroom Configuration = 3 Full, 1 Half, Outdoor Shower
Pet Policy: Pets are prohibited without express approval. If approval is granted, additional fees may apply.
Additional Persons: Additional persons are strictly prohibited without express approval. If approval is granted, additional fees may apply.
Events Policy: Events are prohibited without express approval. If approval is granted, additional fees may apply.
Payment/Refund Policy: All payments are non-refundable, unless stated otherwise on the website you elect to book on. If you must cancel your reservation, we will re-list availability, and in the event we are able to re-book the nights you originally booked, a refund may be processed. We strongly encourage you to purchase travelers insurance (which we offer) as a means of payment protection. Please note that all bookings must be paid in full prior to arrival.
Shelley M. 8 months ago
Great flow to the house, beautiful views, comfortable beds and good amenities. Kitchen is quite dated but serviceable.
Rachel S. 9 months ago
Great place for a friend’s gathering in the Hamptons. Amazing amenities and location.
Robert M. 9 months ago
Great location and great views
Richard H. 11 months ago
Amazing experience. Fantastic stay at Inspiration Point!
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THIS BOOKING AGREEMENT (this "Agreement"), is entered into as of the date set forth on the signature page of this Agreement (the "Effective Date"), by and among the "Member" and the "Guest" (as each were defined on the booking confirmation page viewed and accepted by the Guest as a condition precedent to being presented with this Agreement (the "Booking Page"), and Marquis New York, LLC ("Marquis"), as an intended beneficiary with respect to, but only with respect to, those particular provisions within which Marquis is explicitly referenced. The Member and the Guest may be referred to as the "Parties" and each individually as a "Party" throughout this Agreement.
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WHEREAS, the Member has promoted the Property as available for temporary occupancy for the "Occupancy Period" (as defined on the Booking Page); and
WHEREAS, the Guest desires to rent the Property (the "Reservation") for the period of time during which the Guest desires to occupy the Property (the "Occupancy Period").
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