Escape pick of the week

Buy this treehouse-style Fire Island three-bedroom, and have a summer escape all your own by the next long weekend

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With the unofficial start to summer this weekend, we'd imagine you're probably starting to daydream about a summer home to call your own. And is there any place more daydream-worthy than Fire Island? This $700,000 three-bedroom, one-bathroom house  in the Davis Park area has a deck with outdoor shower, and the interior feels almost as though it's outside too thanks to the large—almost floor-to-ceiing—windows. Sure the bedrooms are rather small—there's almost a cruise ship cabin vibe to them—but chances are you'll want to spend most of your time on the beach or deck anyway (or in the spacious living room/dining room during those dreaded rainy days).

The well-designed home—that has the feel of a cabin—includes a closet with Ikea-style storage drawers and a kitchen island with seating for six so you can invite friends... trust us, they'll wanna come.

Just a block from the ocean and bay, the house is in a coveted area of Fire Island, a laid back escape that feels about a million miles from the hustle and bustle of the city (no cars allowed!). For $700,000 you can escape the city once the sumnmer officially begins. Just think of the relaxation...