Public Golf Courses in Nassau County, Long Island

For those who enjoy the challenge of playing the elusive game of golf, Long Island is the right place to be!

Within Nassau County there are approximately 10 public golf courses that range in styles and difficulty levels.

Be sure to check out the 54-hole Eisenhower Park Course which offers three 18-hole courses (Red, White and Blue). And nearby Bethpage State Park Golf Course was the home of the 2002 and the 2009 U.S. Open & The Barclays’ August 2012.

For a complete list of Nassau County golf courses please click on the link below:
Nassau County, Long Island Public Golf Courses

For Suffolk County public golf courses please clock on the following link:
Suffolk County, Long Island Public Golf Courses


“Golf is the closest game to the game we call life. You get bad breaks from good shots; you get good breaks from bad shots – but you have to play the ball where it lies.”  
– Bobby Jones

Great Neck to Manhattan, Citi Field or the U.S. Open!

The Inn at Great Neck is conveniently located one block from the Great Neck Train Station, which is part of the Port Washington branch of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR). The Long Island Rail Road is the perfect mode of transportation for those who are visiting Long Island and are seeking to explore New York City. From Great Neck by train you can arrive in midtown Manhattan (Penn Station) in less than 40 minutes. In addition, you can easily travel to Citi Field to see the New York Mets or to the USTA Billie Jean King Tennis Center for the U.S. Open.

For those who may be interested in various packages that include LIRR train tickets, please visit our Specials & Packages page.

For helpful information, please see the posted links below:

Great Neck Train Schedule

Long Island Rail Road Map

Long Island Rail Road

Citi Field/New York Mets

Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

So much to do and see on Long Island!!!

Approximately 1,200 square miles in size, Long Island is both diverse and rich in history. The great part, and even somewhat of a challenge at times, is that there are hundreds of sights and attractions for you to discover and explore while visiting.

There is literally something for everyone on Long Island.

Review our list of favorite attractions which you will find helpful in making plans prior to visiting:

Family Friendly & Fun

Cradle of Aviation
Charles Lindbergh Blvd.
Garden City, NY

Nassau County Firefighters Museum and Education Center
One Davis Ave.
Garden City, NY

Long Island Children’s Museum
11 Davis Ave.
Garden City, NY

Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Round Swamp Road
Old Bethpage, NY

Nearby Shopping Villages

Long Island has a number of quaint towns, villages and cities within close proximity to the Inn at Great Neck. They offer a wide array of distinctive shops and restaurants. They are perfect for strolling along friendly, tree-lined streets and discovering the unique charm that only small towns have to offer. (Phone numbers are for chambers of commerce or merchant associations.)

Great Neck516.487.2000                                               


Port Washington516.883.6566

ManhassetAmericana Manhasset – 516.627.2277

Glen Cove516.676.6666

Oyster Bay – 516.922.6464


North Shore Parks

Long Island’s parks offer activities such as bird watching, hiking and walking trails, picnicking, swimming and, of course, just some good and healthy relaxation.

Whitney Pond Park
Manhasset, NY
(15 Acres)

Planting Fields Arboretum   
Oyster Bay, NY          
(409 Acres)

Cold Spring Harbor State Park                         
Cold Spring Harbor, NY
(40 Acres)

Caumsett State Historic Park           
Lloyd Neck, NY                           
(1500 Acres)

Additional Website Links for Tourism on Long Island:


Gold Coast Mansions

Long Island Heritage Trail

Nassau County

Great Neck

New York Times