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Gold Coast Arts Center
The Gold Coast Arts Center has been a vital Long Island institution for over a decade. Today it is recognized as a premier venue for art, music, dance, drama, film and literature.
United States Merchant Marine Academy
This famous academy has been involved in maritime training for more than a century. The Academy grounds, museum and gift shop are open to the general public throughout the year from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily (with the exception of federal holidays and summer and winter leave periods). A visitor's guide is available for self-guided tours, and organized guided tours are available through the Office of External Affairs, (516) 773-5387. Group tours of the American Merchant Marine Museum are also available at (516) 773-5515.
Tilles Center, LIU Post LI Campus
Located on the LIU Post campus of Long Island University in Brookville, Tilles Center for the Performing Arts is Long Island's premier concert hall. A constituent of Long Island University, Tilles Center hosts more than 100 performances by world-renowned artists in music, theater and dance each season.
Located in neighboring Elmont, Belmont Racetrack is the home of the Belmont Stakes. The 430-acre racetrack is known as "The Championship Track" because nearly every champion horse has run here, including each of the 12 Triple Crown winners.
Old Westbury Gardens
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Old Westbury Gardens welcomes visitors of all ages for guided tours. View the formal gardens and Westbury House, or come for a special event. The Gardens regularly hosts exhibits, classic car shows, indoor and outdoor concerts, lectures, book signings, horticultural demonstrations, workshops and more. The Andrew Hotel is a proud sponsor of Old Westbury Garden’s Picnic Pop Summer Concert Series of 2015 and 2016.
Jones Beach State Park
Come to this world-class, 6.5-mile stretch of beach on the shores of Long Island. The park is home to the Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center, which includes environmental displays about the seashore, educational tours and programming for all ages. The west end of the park provides wonderful surf fishing, and Jones Beach has a two-mile boardwalk with games, miniature golf and beach volleyball. This beach also hosts the popular Bethpage Federal Credit Union Annual Memorial Day Weekend Air Show.
Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
Located on beautiful Jones Beach State Park, the Nikon at Jones Beach Theater is an outdoor concert arena over looking the ocean. This famous theater is among the two largest in the New York City area, with 15,000 seats. See who’s performing during your visit.
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
This 1,255-acre park has historical, recreational and environmental significance. Despite being a former dumping ground that was labeled a "valley of ashes" by F. Scott Fitzgerald in The Great Gatsby, today the site has become Queens' largest park, as well as the home of the Tennis US Open.
Citi Field (Previously Shea Stadium)
Garvies Point Museum & Preserve
Garvies Point Museum & Preserve features exhibits devoted to regional geology, Native American culture and the science of archaeology. This is also a great place to enjoy nature trails and educational programs.
NYCB Theater in Westbury
Formerly known as Westbury Music Fair, the NYCB Theater is Long Island's premiere indoor concert facility, presenting more than 125 music, comedy and family concert events annually.
Long Island Children’s Museum
Located 12 miles from The Andrew, this hands-on museum is a fun excursion for kids as well as grown-ups. You’ll find places to play, learn and be entertained.
Cradle of Aviation Museum
The history of aviation, the history of Long Island and the history of the United States became intimately entwined with the dawn of flight. From the early days of kites and ballooning to the race to the moon, Long Island has played a very important role in the development and growth of aviation and aerospace. Learn all about it at the Cradle of Aviation Museum, which features a state-of-the-art IMAX Theater. The museum is open seven days a week.
Mitchel Athletic Complex
This 49-acre complex is centrally located just west of the Nassau Coliseum and opposite the Long Island Children's and Aviation museums. Mitchel hosts a variety of amateur and professional athletic events, including the Long Island Lizards of Major League Lacrosse games. Amateur teams include Long Island Fury soccer and Long Island Academy soccer.
Madison Square Garden
The world's most famous arena, Madison Square Garden is located on Seventh Avenue between 31st and 33rd streets in New York City. It is home to the New York Knicks, New York Rangers, New York Liberty and the best concerts and family events in the tri-state area.
Greentree is a 400-acre estate located in neighboring Manhasset. Built in 1904, the influential Whitney family lived here for nearly a century. Today the estate is run by the Greentree Foundation and functions as a conference center dedicated to international justice and human rights issues.
Bethpage Golf Course
Located within Bethpage State Park, this 18-hole public course is the best in the region. Bethpage is home to the world-renowned Black Course, which was the site of the United States Open in 2002 and 2009. Bethpage Black hosted The Barclays in August 2016.
Resorts World Casino
Try your luck at Resorts World Casino in New York City. Located in Queens, this casino has slots, table games, live entertainment, great restaurants and more.
Roosevelt Field Mall
This popular mall is home to some of the best shopping in the country. Spend the day enjoying 270 specialty stores, including high-end department stores like Nordstom, Neiman Marcus and Bloomingdales. Roosevelt Field Mall is also home to a food court, sit-down restaurants and a movie theater.
Shopping on the “Miracle Mile” in Manhasset
Commonly referred to as the “Miracle Mile,” Americana Manhasset and The Gates at Manhasset are located off of Northern Boulevard in Manhasset, NY. It is a prestigious open-air shopping destination featuring over 45 high-end stores, restaurants and hundreds of designer brands. Explore the 220,000 square feet of the Miracle Mile for the most sophisticated fashions and trendiest shopping experience in Long Island.
Northwell Health encompasses 15 hospitals, four long-term-care facilities, four home care agencies, and a hospice care network. In addition, the system includes specialty centers for women’s health care, orthopedics and sports medicine, family care centers and dozens of outreach and medical centers. The unique relationship among these facilities allows patients to take advantage of the specialized expertise of thousands of top doctors, nurses and researchers. Northwell Health Hospitals and Centers of Institution include:
North Shore University Hospital
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Glen Cove Hospital
Long Island Jewish Forest Hills
Zucker Hillside Hospital
Chiari Institute of the Neuroscience Institute
Cohen Children’s Medical Center
Additional Local Hospitals Include:
St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children
St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center
Conveniently attached to The Andrew, Colbeh serves excellent Kosher Mediterranean food in a stylish, exotic setting.
Union Prime Steak & Sushi
Union Prime Steak & Sushi features a menu of prime dry-aged steaks, an artful selection of sushi, Mediterranean seafood and innovative New American specialties.
Peter Luger Steakhouse
Peter Luger’s famous steaks date back to 1887 and can be found right here in Great Neck. Treat yourself to the finest USDA Prime steaks in Long Island and beyond.
Morton’s The Steakhouse
Renowned for its signature menu and legendary hospitality, Morton’s Steakhouse sets the bar for fine steakhouse dining. Come in for a classic steakhouse experience and enjoy “The best steak … anywhere.”
Rated Zagat’s best Italian restaurant for over 20 years, Il Mulino’s one-of-a-kind cuisine speaks for itself. Savor intense, lavishly delicious tones that make for an “outstanding Italian classic” restaurant where “every dish is a masterpiece.”
Enjoy authentic French cuisine that’s prepared daily for your dining pleasure at La Coquille. Dine in the cozy dining room or King’s Fireplace Room. La Coquille is open every night, with a Sunday offering of early supper at 4:00 p.m.
Elaine’s Asian Bistro & Grill
Located just a few steps from the hotel, Elaine’s Asian Bistro & Grill features a sushi bar and full Asian menu. Sit down and enjoy a fun, hip and stylish atmosphere with a cozy lounge setting.
Wild Ginger is Asian fusion dining at its best. This restaurant uses only the finest and freshest ingredients to create innovative dishes and Japanese sushi prepared by experienced sushi chefs.
Diane’s Trattoria is one of the North Shore’s best. Savor sumptuous Northern Italian dishes and head to the attached Diane’s Bakery Café for dessert.
Located in the heart of Great Neck, Francesca’s offers delightful pizzas and a full Italian menu.
Daruma of Tokyo
Located in the village of Great Neck, this Japanese sushi bar is known for its fun, exciting atmosphere.
Il Bacco Ristorante
This four-star restaurant features a lovely rooftop garden and popular late-night bar with daily happy hours.
Enjoy casual Italian cuisine in this authentic restaurant just moments from the hotel.
Try some of the best pizza in town along with classic Italian dishes at Gino’s Restaurant & Pizzeria.
Great Neck Diner
This casual diner is known for its charming atmosphere, reasonably priced food and friendly staff. Stop in and try some of Great Neck’s delicious diner favorites.
Located just a short walk from the hotel, Lola offers Manhattan sophistication, a stylish atmosphere and delightful menu of gourmet Mediterranean cuisine.
Walk to Caffe Bene and enjoy a hot cup of coffee in a relaxed European setting. Sweet treats and sandwiches are also available for purchase.
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