Jump on in, the water is fine! Feel free to take a dip in one of our two pools during your stay with us. Our large pool is available for lap swim throughout the day, while the small pool has free swim time. Both pools are always staffed with lifeguards. Also, don't forget to stop into the steam room and saunas located in our locker room!
Work off all those delicious NYC calories (who can resist?) with a fully-equipped gym that boasts state-of-the-art machines, weights, cardio equipment, racquetball and squash courts, plus massage services. available for booking. Guests have full access to our 60,000 square foot fitness facility through the duration of their stay - so make sure to pack your workout gear!
We also offer over 110 Group Exercise classes each week. Our guests are welcome to try any classes offered. Some classes include Yoga, Pilates, Spinning, Zumba, Belly Dancing, Total Body Conditioning, Karate, Kickboxing and more. Check out the most current group exercise schedule when you check in!
Looking for a place to relax after spending all day in the city? Need a place to meet up with friends before going out? Join us in the West Side Y Lounge. The lounge has Wi Fi access, and is located right next to our cafe - the perfect place to stop for a quick bite. We also host fun events in the lounge, such as board game nights and free live music. Check out event sections for upcoming performances.
Gourmet To Go
Want to power up before hitting the town for the day? Grab a quick bite at our cafe, Gourmet to Go. With snacks, coffee, tea, breakfast and lunch options you will be all set to get the day started. Feel free to take your meal on the road, or settle down at one of the tables in our lounge to enjoy.
Staying with a group? Looking for things to do together? Just ask! We are happy to arrange for a wide variety of group activities. We have packages available for groups of all sizes. Some activity ideas include: Fitness Classes, Art Workshops, Cooking Classes, Community Service Opportunities, Recreation Center Reservations, Movie Nights and more.
About the neighborhood:
The West Side Y is situated just steps away from Central Park (just check out that view) and down the street from the cultural mecca Lincoln Center, home to The Metropolitan Opera, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The New York City Ballet, and The New York Philharmonic. This vibrant and friendly neighborhood is filled with chic boutiques, large high-end retail stores, trendy bars, live music venues and easy access to subways and transportation. Visitors will find themselves being spoiled for choice when it comes to restaurants; the Upper West Side sets the bar for convenience, safety, and merriment for all.
Guests will enjoy clean, air-conditioned single or double sized rooms , housekeeping, 24-hour security, free WiFi, and amenities like two pools, a 60,000 square foot fitness facility, a snack cafe, and a cozy lounge that features live music, games, and more!
American Museum of Natural History
Columbus Circle/Time Warner Center
American Folk Musuem
Walk-in Urgent Care
Trader Joe’s Grocery
Duane Reade Pharmacy