The Emerson is an oasis of affordable luxury located in the heart of the famed Catskill Mountains. Surrounded by the majestic peak of Mt. Tremper, tall shading maples and the rushing water of the Esopus Creek, the Emerson Resort & Spa is an extraordinary destination offering the reassuring sense that one is no longer part of the outside world.
Formerly known as Emerson Place, the Emerson offers something for everyone. From the distinctive décor of the adults-only Emerson Inn to the traditional Adirondack style of the family-friendly Lodge, your spacious accommodations are the home base for a multitude of amenities and activities:
Emerson Spa. Our award-winning Spa features a variety of Ayurvedic, Eastern and Western styles of treatment, as well as a fully-equipped Fitness Center and Wellness Classes including yoga, Zumba and mat pilates.
Dining. The Phoenix invites you to savor a bounty of taste with our Contemporary Catskill Regional Cuisine entrees. The Catamount Restaurant and Coffee Bar incorporate menu selections made with fresh, local ingredients with many vegetable items picked daily from the Emerson garden.
Shopping. Unique gifts, pieces by local artists, antiques and kaileidoscopes are a few of the items you’ll find in the many alcoves of the Country Store. Our Country Store is also home to the World’s Largest Kaleidoscope.
Amenities. Stroll along the River Walk, play cards and chess in the Great Room, or watch our furry guests at play in the Catamount Dog Park.
The Great Outdoors. Hiking, biking, kayaking, tubing, fishing and winter sports at nearby Belleayre Mountain will introduce you to the stunning Catskill region we call home.
Local Charm. The Emerson is within easy reach of shopping, dining and exploring in the nearby towns of Phoenicia, Woodstock and Kingston. Peruse our Attractions page to find even more interesting and fun activities.
Hudson Valley Events. The Emerson is the site of a diverse range of special music events, gallery exhibits, antique shows and more. Our Specials page keeps you up to date on everything that’s happening at our resort.
Meetings and Weddings. With 5,000 square feet of conference space and a picturesque location of pure tranquility, the Emerson Resort & Spa is an ideal location for corporate meetings, weddings and special events.
Family vacations, intimate getaways, reunions, spa retreats, outdoor adventures…we’re the perfect location for any occasion. Check availability or contact our Reservations staff at (877) 688-2828 for more information. Escape to the enchantment of the Catskills and visit us any time – at the Emerson Resort & Spa we look forward to welcoming you as our guest.
Spotlight on Song – An Evening of Original Music and More! WHAT: MIKE AMARI, DOUG YOEL and JOHN BURDICK WHEN: Thursday, May 10 at 8 p.m. WHERE: Emerson Great Room COST: $5 Suggested Donation The Emerson’s listening room series, Spotlight … Continue reading
Live Music with The Josh Tyler Band at the Catamount Restaurant The Cat Continues to Deliver Free Live Music and Dancing! What: The Josh Tyler Band Where: Catamount Restaurant at the Emerson When: Friday, May 11; 7 – 10 p.m. … Continue reading
When: Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13 What: Brunch Buffet from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Where: Catamount Restaurant Cost: Adults $32; Children 5-9 $12; Children 4 and under eat free! Take Mom Out for Sunday Brunch at the Emerson Pamper … Continue reading
Looking for a Gay Marriage Wedding Venue? It’s heartwarming to see the passing of the NY marriage equality bill bring joy to so many people. We’d love to help you create the special day that marks the beginning of your … Continue reading
Searching for Places to Stay in the Hudson Valley for Less? We’ve got Catskill resort hotel deals and NOW is the time to book your New York getaway! Get the best upstate NY travel deals now as we’re offering Emerson … Continue reading
Thinking of Getting Married? A Romantic Getaway and all Inclusive Wedding in One! Our 2-Night Elopement Inclusive Wedding Package: Accommodations in our family-friendly Adirondack style Lodge, or in the luxurious suites of our adults-only Inn. Onsite ceremony in the spectacular … Continue reading
THE EMERSON: SPOTLIGHT ON SONG CONTINUES ITS EXCITING LISTENING ROOM SERIES WITH INTIMATE PERFORMANCES BY HAPPY TRAUM, LUCKY AND TAMARA PETERSON, SARAH FIMM, DOUG YOEL, PAUL MCMAHON AND SHANA FALANA. The exquisite setting, relaxed vibe and superb sound of the … Continue reading
NATIONAL TRAVEL EXPERT AND RADIO HOST BROADCASTED FROM THE CATSKILLS Worldwide Radio Personality Peter Greenberg Discussed Catskills Tourism New York, N.Y. – January 10, 2012… The Catskills Park Resource Foundation (CPR), in an effort to attract more attention and tourists … Continue reading
NATIONAL TRAVEL EXPERT AND RADIO HOST TO BROADCAST IN THE CATSKILLS Worldwide Radio Personality Peter Greenberg Available to Discuss Catskills Tourism New York, N.Y. – January 10, 2012… The Catskills Park Resource Foundation (CPR), in an effort to attract more … Continue reading
Meet some of the talented artists below at our Artists’ Reception on Saturday, March 24! Continuing a Tradition of Art in the Catskills Since the early 1800’s, artists have been drawn to the Catskills and Hudson Valley region to work … Continue reading
Real Life Ghost Stories and Haunted Houses Halloween is a peculiar event that is not a “proper” holiday although it has roots in ancient, pre-Christian times. Originally descended from the Celtic celebration of Samhain, today’s celebration is a time of … Continue reading
Travel to Woodstock NY in the Catskills for Your Next Yoga Trip! According to the August 2011 Yoga Journal, Woodstock, New York is now one of the “10 fantastically yoga-friendly towns” of United States. With a studio for every 1000 … Continue reading