Staycations on Long Island

A view from the roof top pool at

(Credit: Steven Sunshine)

Let's say you want to take a vacation. Somewhere on the beach, perhaps. Or maybe somewhere with a full-service spa, so that you can truly relax and unwind. You may want an indoor pool. Or a rooftop lounge. But money is tight and you can't afford a plane ticket. Don't worry! You can experience all this without ever leaving the area.

Whether you're planning a night away from the kids or a weekend getaway or a longer trip, these 10 hotels offer a great vacation -- a staycation -- right here on Long Island.

Sign up for Newsday's Travel newsletter to plan small day trips, big getaways and more.