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SUITE DREAMS

Spread out in style with every second night at 30% when you book any of our luxurious and expansive suites. Each suite is fashioned with a separate living room and you can enjoy a deep soaking tub in our Premier Suites for a little extra me-time. We’ll also make arrival easy with free valet parking.

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EXTEND YOUR STAY — ON US

Experience even more with a complimentary third night at the world’s first Equinox Hotel. Discover our urban oasis — with lush open spaces and the Hudson River just steps away in New York’s newest neighborhood, Hudson Yards.

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Look inward. Take a stance. Make it happen. Discover a place where compromise doesn’t exist with exceptional value. Commit to your stay in advance and receive 10% off.

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RECHARGE + REBOOT GETAWAY

Whether you’re looking for a change of scenery as a way to reconnect with loved ones or as a respite from them, a stay at our urban oasis is the perfect remedy. With a complimentary room upgrade and valet parking, hotel credit to use however you’d like – you’re set to reboot.

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Momcation

Mother deserves a break and our Momcation is the perfect formula for a getaway to reboot. Escape to our urban oasis alone or make time to reconnect with someone special while you enjoy a weekend of luxury bliss.

ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE

Harness the power of the wind and water when you Set Sail with Equinox Hotel New York and Hudson River Community Sailing this summer.

Located within walking distance from Equinox Hotel New York, enjoy a 2-hour private sailing lesson with your own instructor aboard a beautiful sailboat. These classes are tailored to welcome guests new to the sport and those who have experience to build upon. Experience a new adventure on the Hudson River with views of Hudson Yards, the city skyline, and the Statue of Liberty.

Sailing classes are held on Wednesday – Fridays at 1 or 4pm, and Saturdays at 5:30-7:30pm. We will try our best to accommodate classes outside the schedule times with 48 hours’ notice.

With a $150 food and beverage credit, you can bring light bites and non-alcoholic beverages aboard from our in-room dining menu, and we will prepare it for you to go. You can also opt to use the credit and lounge on the Electric Lemon terrace over food and drinks after your sailing lesson.

Step aboard our one-of-a-kind sailing program and master a new skill.

 

 

PACKAGE INCLUDES

    • 1-night stay
    • 2-hour private sailing lesson
    • $150 food and beverage credit

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

    • To ensure availability for the sailing classes, a two-week advance booking window is required
    • $150 Food and Beverage credit per stay may be redeemed towards Electric Lemon, RoomBar or in-room dining
    • To apply the member rate for this experience, Equinox Club Members must call 212-812-9200 to book
    • Offer available from June 6 – September 15 depending on weather conditions
    • Cancellation and rescheduling will be honored if it is made 48 hours prior to the sailing class scheduled. Please see below for the full cancellation policy FAQ.
    • Offer is not valid in conjunction with any other offer and does not apply to group bookings

Hudson River Community Sailing (HRCS) is an award-winning youth development and community sailing nonprofit with locations in Chelsea and Inwood. HRCS has a dual mission: to develop leadership and academic success in underserved New York City youth through partnerships with public schools, and provide maritime education and recreation to the city at large through a diverse and vibrant community sailing center. Last year, HRCS launched an Adaptive Sailing program for youth and adults living with disabilities. Learn more about HRCS at hudsonsailing.org.

– Close-toed shoes with good traction.

– Comfortable sports clothing that can get wet.

– Sun protection (Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen).

– Water bottle.

– Snack (if you’d like).

– Rain jacket, layers, hat, and gloves when appropriate.

– We suggest eating something light prior to departing the dock.

The Pier 66 Boathouse is located at West 26th street, inside the Hudson River Park. We are  a 12 minute walk from the Equinox Hotel.

Walking from The Equinox Hotel: through Hudson Yards to 11th Avenue. Walk south on 11th, turn right on 29th street, and walk to the Hudson River. When you reach 29th, cross the West Side Highway into the park, turn left and walk three blocks south. HRCS is located in the grey building labeled “Pier 66 Boathouse”

– By train: Take the C, E, or 1 to 23rd St and walk west. Alternately, take the 7 to Hudson Yards and walk west

– By bus: M23 Bus to Chelsea Piers and walk up to 26th Street.

– By car: There is a parking garage at 25th and 11th, 24th between 10th and 11th, and at Chelsea Piers. There is LIMITED street parking on weekends in the surrounding area.

You will be greeted by one of our friendly staff members who will confirm your reservation.  You will then be asked to fill out a liability waiver if you have not already done so. Once the entire group has arrived, you will meet your instructor, get fitted for a lifejacket and proceed to the dock. The HRCS launch (driven by one of our after school program interns) will then take you to your sailboat. Enjoy the sail!

Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early.

There is plenty of dry storage in the cabin of the boat.  Storage space in the boathouse is limited, but we will do our best to accommodate you.

The lesson will take place on one of our newest J/80 small performance keelboats. At 26 feet, the J/80 is an ideal platform for beginners and pros alike with an open cockpit and sportboat design.

Cancellation and rescheduling will be honored if it is made 48 hours prior to the sailing class scheduled.

HRCS can cancel a lesson for weather-related reasons if the conditions are deemed unsafe. If a lesson is canceled due to weather, guests will have the option to reschedule their lesson or to request a voucher for a future lesson which will expire 1 year from the original lesson date. Vouchers are non-refundable but can be transferred to another party. Lesson cancellations due to weather typically occur on the day of the lesson or the evening prior to a morning lesson except under extreme circumstances.

The minimum age is 5 years old with a minimum weight of 50 lbs

No, participants should be prepared for spray, but we do not plan to swim during any of our programming. HRCS provides US Coast Guard approved personal flotation devices (PFDs) for every lesson participant.

Yes. HRCS is not liable for any lost or damaged goods that you choose to bring aboard.

Yes, however HRCS does not allow alcohol aboard any of its vessels.

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