Of all the South Fork's Hamptons, it is Southampton that still exudes a gentility that you can feel from Main Street to Noyack Bay to all seven miles of oceanfront south of the highway. It's worth noting how you feel teeing off at the Shinnecock Golf Club, the oldest private 18-hole golf course in the United States. Be sure to visit the new Parrish Museum, a landmark destination for American art lovers.
More Southampton is all high-end. But it's not all high-brow and high-priced. There is the foodie pleasure of a BLT at Silver's restaurant or anything at Tate's Bakery. The magic of finding a secret cove and making it your special place. Or sitting out back and having a barbecue with your friends. In Southampton, you can do it all. Less
The Perfect Hamptons Town
Southampton still represents to me the ideal Hamptons getaway for anyone because of its beauty, climate and accessibility. This town has changed over the years but it remains one of the most charming places to live and visit in the world.
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