Area Guide

Area Guide

Home base at The Andrew Hotel for New York Entertainment and New York Attractions!

The Andrew Hotel on Long Island is a perfect home base to enjoy New York entertainment and other famous New York attractions. Whether you choose to explore the quaint small town feel of local attractions, Great Neck shopping and dining or big city tourist attractions in New York, our location is the best. It is a short twenty-five minute train ride to Manhattan from The Andrew Hotel and the Long Island Railroad train station is less than one block away from our New York hotel. 

No matter what time of the year, there is always something fun to do near The Andrew Hotel and many things to do in New York. The Andrew Hotel location is a terrific launching spot to take advantage of New York entertainment and all that Long Island and Great Neck have to offer.

The Americana Manhasset Shopping, less than four miles from The Andrew Hotel, is a premier luxury shopping destination.  Featuring international boutique shopping blended with remarkable architecture and landscaping, it is a popular Long Island attraction.

Within just a few miles of The Andrew Hotel in Long Island you will find upscale shopping, New York attractions, local hospitals, beaches and a racetrack.

New York City
  • New York City – 20 miles
  • United States Merchant Marine Academy – 3 miles
  • Northwell Health-1-3 miles 
  • Jones Beach – 23 miles
  • Long Beach -  29 miles
  • Belmont Racetrack – 8 miles
  • Americana Manhasset Shopping – 3.5 miles
  • LGA Airport – 12 miles
  • JFK Airport – 14 miles
  • Roosevelt Field Shopping Mall – 10 miles
  • Nassau Coliseum – 12 miles

Four Star Dining on the North Shore

Union Prime Steak & Sushi

The menu features prime dry-aged steaks, an artful selection of sushi, Mediterranean seafood and innovative New American specialties.

Peter Luger

Famous Peter Luger right here in Great Neck.  Serving the finest USDA Prime steaks since 1887

Morton’s The Steak House

Renowned for its signature menu and legendary hospitality, setting a high standard for fine steakhouse dining.  “The classic steakhouse experience and home to The Best Steak…Anywhere.”

IL Mulino

Rated Zagat’s Best Italian for over twenty years, IL Mulino’s “one-of-a-kind cuisine speaks for itself in intense, lavishly delicious tones, making for an “outstanding Italian classic” restaurant where “every dish is a masterpiece.”

La Coquille

Where authentic French Cuisine is prepared daily for your dining pleasure.  Join them in their cozy dining room or King’s Fireplace Room.  Open seven nights with a Sunday offering of early Supper at 4:00pm

Couple Eating Sushi

Elaine’s Asian Bistro & Grill

Fearturing a Sushi Bar and full Asian Menu.  Fun, hip, stylish atmosphere with a cozy lounge setting

Wild Ginger

Asian fusion dining at its best. Using only the finest and freshest ingredients to create innovative dishes and Japanese sushi prepared by experienced sushi chefs

Diane’s Trattoria

One of the North Shores best... Superb, sumptuous Northern Italian dishes.  Attached is Diane’s Bakery Café


Located in the heart of Great Neck, offering exciting pizzas and full Italian menu


Serving excellent Kosher Mediterranean food in a stylish, exotic setting, conveniently attached to The Andrew

Daruma of Tokyo

Japanese sushi bar located in the Village of Great Neck, known for their fun, exciting atmosphere

Area Attractions

Great Neck Arts Center

Vital Long Island institution for over a decade, is now recognized as a premiere venue for art, music, dance, drama, film and literature (0.4 miles)

United States Merchant Marine Academy

The Academy represents Federal involvement in maritime training that is more than a century old.  The Academy grounds, museum, and gift shop are open to the general public throughout the year, daily from 8:00 to 4:30, with the exception of federal holidays and the 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  (3.3 miles)

Tilles Center, LIU Post LI Campus

Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, on the C.W. Post campus of Long Island University in Brookville, 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  (6 miles)

Belmont Park

Home of the Belmont Stakes, the park is a 430-acre racetrack located in Elmont, NY (8 miles)

Old Westbury Gardens

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Old Westbury Gardens welcomes visitors of all ages for guided tours of Westbury House and Gardens, in-depth tours of the formal gardens, school visits, children's programs and events, family programs, museum exhibits, classic car shows, indoor and outdoor classical concerts, summer concerts, slide lectures, book signings, horticultural demonstrations and workshops (8 miles)

Jones Beach State Park & Nikon at Jones Beach Theater

World-class 6.5 miles of beach that Long Island is known for. The west end of the park provides wonderful surf fishing,. The park is also home to the Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center, which includes environmental displays about the seashore, educational tours and programming for all ages  (23 miles)

Jones Beach has a two mile boardwalk with additional attractions, including deck games, miniature golf and beach volleyball. Jones Beach also hosts the popular Bethpage Federal Credit Union Annual Memorial Day Weekend Air Show (23 miles)

Jones Beach Theater

Outdoor concert arena over looking the ocean  (23 miles)

Flushing Meadows Corona Park

This 1,255-acre park has historical, recreational and environmental significance. The former dumping ground labeled a "valley of ashes" by F. Scott Fitzgerald in "The Great Gatsby" has become Queens' largest park, and one of New York City's flagship parks (10 miles)

Citi Field (Previously Shea Stadium)

Home of the New York Mets, located in Flushing, NY  (10 miles)

Garvies Point Museum & Preserve

Museum exhibits are devoted to regional geology, Native American culture and the science of archaeology.  You can enjoy nature trails and educational programs (11 miles)

NYCB Theater in Westbury 

Formerly known as Westbury Music Fair, is Long Island, NY's premiere indoor concert facility presenting more than 125 live music, comedy and family concert events annually (11 miles)

Long Island Children’s Museum

Hands-on museum for kids and their grown-ups. You’ll find places to play, learn and have fun (12 miles)

Nassau Veteran Memorial Coliseum

Home to the NY Islanders hockey team and NY Dragons arena football team and world famous concert arena to hold up to 18,000 (12 miles)

Cradle of Aviation

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. Also, IMAX Theater, open seven days a week  (13 miles)

Mitchel Athletic Complex

A 49-acre complex centrally located just west of Nassau Coliseum and opposite the Long Island Children's and Aviation museums, Mitchel hosts a variety of amateur and professional athletic events. Professional teams that play at Mitchel include the Long Island Lizards of Major League Lacrosse. Amateur teams include Long Island Fury soccer and Long Island Academy soccer  (13 miles)

Yankee Stadium

Home of the New York Yankees and the House that Ruth built, located in Bronx, NY  (16 miles)

Madison Square Garden

The World's Most Famous Arena. MSG is located on Seventh Avenue between 31st and 33rd streets in New York City, and 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  (18 miles)


Trendy Boutique shopping right in the Village of Great Neck, within walking distance from the hotel.

Just minutes away….
Commonly referred to as the “Miracle Mile,” the 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, NY. 

  • Athletica
  • Anne Fontaine
  • The Athlete’s Foot
  • Banana Republic
  • Barney’s of New York
  • Bottega Veneta
  • Brooks Brothers
  • Burberry
  • Cartier
  • Carolina Herrera
  • Chanel at Hirshleifer’s
  • Coach
  • Cole Haan
  • Crate & Barrel
  • Dani Lingerie
  • David Yurman
  • Dior
  • Dolce & Gabbana
  • Donna Karan New York
  • Escada
  • Estée Lauder Spa
  • Etro
  • Fendi
  • Frette
  • Gap
  • Gap Kids
  • Giorgio Armani
  • Gucci
  • Hermès
  • Hirshleifer’s
  • Itermix
  • JCrew
  • J. Mendel at Hirshleifer’s
  • Jil Sander
  • Jimmy Choo at Hirshleifer’s
  • Kate Spade
  • Lacoste
  • Leggiadro
  • London Jewelers
  • Loro Piana
  • Louis Vuitton
  • Lulu Couture
  • Malandrino
  • MaxMara
  • Michael Kors
  • Morgenthal Frederics
  • Mulberry
  • Oscar de la Renta
  • Plumm
  • Prada
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Salvatore Ferragamo
  • Sephora
  • St. John
  • Theory
  • Tiffany & Co.
  • Tory Burch
  • Valentino at Hirshleifer’s
  • Van Cleef & Arpels
  • Vilebrequin
  • Victoria's Secret
  • White House Black Market
  • Wolford


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.