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Welcome Back to the Catskills!

Surrounded by majestic mountains, tranquil forests and rushing waters, the Emerson Resort & Spa is nestled in the heart of Mother Nature’s playground. Seasonal colors, events and activities are plentiful from the moment you step into the Catskills. Hiking, biking, tubing, fishing, kayaking, and skiing are just a few of the outdoor adventures located minutes away. The Emerson offers 26 spacious rooms in the contemporary style Inn and 27 rooms in the log cabin style Lodge. Not to mention that guests have access to the onsite EV charging stations at no extra charge! Woodnotes Grille serves “Catskill Creative Cooking” with food you know done their way prepared with fresh local ingredients and an innovative twist. The Spa at the Emerson is an oasis of pampering and rejuvenation, and the Country Stores are a shopper’s haven with a variety of gifts, fashions, housewares, toys and local food products. The Emerson is also home to the World’s Largest Kaleidoscope. Standing at more than 60-feet and featuring three, 38-foot mirrors, the Kaleidoshow is a mesmerizing experience of sight and sound. Emerson guests can also experience the Farm-To-Table movement at nearby farmer’s markets, taste the locally made brews, spirits, ciders and wines that are branding the Catskills as the premiere distributor of craft beverages, and view the talents of local artisans with works commissioned especially for the Emerson. Visitors from across the globe attend regional world-class events including the Phoenicia Festival of the Voice and the Woodstock Film Festival. Named for legendary poet Ralph Waldo Emerson, whose famous essay “Nature” was the incentive for the development of the Catskill Forest Preserve, Emerson Resort & Spa guests quickly understand what makes the Catskills and the Emerson so special.

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Amenities
Open Dates
  • All Year
Property Size
  • 53 units
Nearby City
  • New York City
Nearby Water
  • Esopus Creek
General
  • Bicycles
  • Cribs
  • Fitness Center
  • Gift Shop
  • Library
  • Pack N Play
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Roll-Away Bed(s)
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool
  • Cable TV
  • DVD Player
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Internet
  • MP3 Dock
  • Wireless Internet
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Ice Machine
  • Gourmet Dining
Room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blackout Drapes
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Hot Tub
  • In Room Safe
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Jacuzzi
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Picnic Tables
  • Refrigerator
  • Sundeck
  • Whirlpool
Activities
  • Rock Climbing
  • Horseshoes
  • Live Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • Wineries
  • Biking/Bicycling
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Play Ground
Parking
  • Free Parking
Services
  • Shuttle Service
  • A/V Equipment
  • Babysitting/Daycare
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Catering
  • Concierge
  • Fishing Guides
  • Fitness Programs
  • Luggage Hold
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Salon
  • Spa Services
Suitability
  • Handicap Access
  • Children Welcome
  • Pet Friendly
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Groups - Weddings
Your dream wedding becomes a reality at Emerson Resort & Spa. Their veteran team of wedding planners has over 15 years of experience working closely with couples to create the special day they desire. The Pavilion, Great Room, and Catamount offer picture perfect event spaces and impressive views of the Hudson Valley and famed Catskill Mountains. Make your dream wedding a reality when you say "I Do" at Emerson!
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Group Information

Plan your next group event at Emerson Resort & Spa.

With spacious accommodations and many multi-room styles, the Emerson can comfortably host large families and mid-sized groups. Reunions, weddings and group retreats are expertly handled by their veteran event team.

For more information please call +1 (855) 879 - 4076 or Send Inquiry.

Food & Beverage Averages

Continental Breakfast $12
Breakfast Buffet $16
Plated Lunch $22
Lunch Buffet $18
Plated Dinner $45
Dinner Buffet $35
Coffee Break $6
2-hr Open Bar $10

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Nearest Airports

  • Stewart International Airport (SWF) / 38 miles
  • Dutchess County Airport (POU) / 35 miles
  • Albany International Airport (ALB) / 54.8 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Packages
starting at $672 Leaf Peeping Package - Save Up To $240!

September 3 – October 31

Reds, yellows, oranges and golds – autumn is stunning in the Catskills!  Combine our Leaf Peeping package with a hiking, biking, Rail Explorers or Hudson River cruise excursion to create the perfect fall foliage experience.  Three-night midweek stay starts at $672 and includes a $100 Resort Credit (valid at any venue, one-time use only).

Deal Expires

November 1, 2019

Travel Dates
  • September 3, 2019 to October 31, 2019
Terms and Conditions

Call 845-688-2828 for reservations. Rates are based on double occupancy and include applicable New York State and local taxes, and 10% Resort Fee. Rates vary depending on room type and time of booking. Room rates, special packages and all services are subject to availability and may change without prior notice. Rates effective at booking are locked for the length of the reservation.

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