Welcome to Stuyvesant Yacht Club
Hail on VHF Channel 72. Location: 40°50'42''N 73°47'28''W. 10 Centre Street City Island, NY 10464 USA
Stuyvesant Yacht Club is a private, member-owned yacht club and is located on City Island, the gateway to Long Island Sound—convenient for residents of New York City, Westchester County, northern New Jersey, and lower Connecticut. We are in our 120th year of service to the sailing community. So scroll down and discover SYC!
Last two weeks of July
A multi-day sail to Newport, Rhode Island.
A few laydays at Newport will feature visits to the “summer cottages” of the Vanderbilts, the Astors and others. The trip home from Newport is yet to be determined – time and tide, and all that. If you want additional information, please contact Fleet Captain Michael Rauh at email@example.com.
Saturday, July 19, 2014 – Cruise to Milford, CT
Sunday, July 20 – Sail to Noank, CT
Monday, July 21 – Sail to Newport, RI
August 16 Dogs and Burgers on the deck
A multi-day sail to Newport, Rhode Island with two overnight stops on the Connecticut shore. While in Newport we’ll tour the mansions and amble along the cliff walk.
We’ll stay in Newport for about three days. Then we’ll make our return trip along the Long Island shore with about two overnight stops.
Please contact us if you are interested in joining our cruise.
FRIDAY NIGHTS AT THE CLUB (downstairs):
(Chips, Dip, cheese, Crackers, Beer, Soda, Cookies, Coffee, Tea) Franks & Beans Burgers and potato salad Fondue Chinese Pizza London Broil, roasted potatoes, salad — Friday night Blue Plate Special (in season)
Last Stop Before Hell Gate Cruising south? Beware currents at the infamous Hell Gate on the East River. Why not turn a tedious wait for a favorable high tide into a terrific diversion at SYC? We would be delighted to host you as our guest. Call 718-885-1023 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a mooring or for additional information. Our launch operators also monitor channel 72 on the VHF radio.
Gateway To Long Island Sound And Points EastYou may be coming from the south and have transited New York Harbor, the East River and Hell Gate and are looking for a resting place before heading out east. SYC offers a perfect place to stop before cruising to the great harbors in Long Island Sound, Block Island Sound and Fisher’s Island Sound. Take advantage of our great restaurants on the island or re-provision your boat for a longer cruise.
Moorings & Services
Moorings are available to guests of Club members and to members of reciprocating and other yacht clubs. Guest moorings are available during our sailing season (May to October). To reserve a guest mooring, call the office at 718-885-1023.
Our fine, air-conditioned restaurant and bar, and our open-air veranda, offer magnificent, panoramic views of the New York City skyline and are open for lunch, dinner and drinks.
It is an easy walking distance to groceries, hardware stores, marine suppliers, and public transportation to Manhattan.
Via bus or taxi are: The Bronx Zoo / The NY Botanical Garden / Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum and subway service to New York City.
During your stay, we hope you will enjoy our facilities and community. Let Stuyvesant Yacht Club be your homeport away from home. Our welcome mat is always out for visiting yachtsmen.
You love it. We know it. You want to get out on the water. But how depends on your own unique style.
Learn to Sail
Kayaking / Dry Sailing
Stuyvesant Yacht Club Restaurant Our restaurant is great place to enjoy good fresh cuisine in our dining room or have a drink at our nautical themed bar while enjoying panoramic views overlooking Eastchester Bay and New York City’s Skyline. And you are in for a treat with some of the best sunsets. During the warmer weather you can enjoy eating or having a drink on our deck area.
Hours of Operation (Apr – Oct)
• Wednesday 5:00 – 10:00 pm (Racers’ Menu and Bar) • Friday 3:00 – 10:00 pm (Light Fare/Dinner Menu and Bar) • Saturday 12:00 noon – 10:00 pm (Light Fare/Dinner Menu and Bar) • Sunday 12:00 noon – 9:00 pm (Light Fare/Dinner Menu and Bar)
Thinking of having an event? Our club can provide the perfect setting for your affair. The room can accommodate up to 80 people comfortably with ample room to dance, or move around freely. Our Steward will be happy to discuss arrangements, menu and various types of service. He can be contacted at email@example.com or call 718-885-9840.
Repair & Maintenance
Yes, it has its privileges.SYC club membership is offered to those with an interest and a passion for yachting and related social activities. SYC offers several types of membership and it is not necessary to be a boat owner to join.
One who owns a boat. This membership entitles one to all privileges of membership, use of club facilities and the right to vote.
Same as a Regular member, but is limited to an individual who has not reached the age of 24 by December 31st of the year in which the individual applies for membership.
A member who does not own a boat and wishes to enjoy the use of the boats owned by the club.
A member who does not own a boat and wishes to enjoy the club socially.
A member who has maintained continuous membership in the SYC as a Regular member for 30 years.
Those who do not own a boat may join as an Associate Member or a Sailing Associate. Other members who have boats regularly invite associate/sailing associate members on cruising and racing events during the sailing season. Boat owners join as a Regular Member or a Junior Member. The club is reliant for its welfare and successful operation on the support and assistance of its members and their guests. It is requested that everyone follow all House and Yard Rules at all times. SYC is a member-run club; each member pitches in at scheduled work parties to keep SYC in good running order. We also encourage members to join and serve on one of the club’s several committees and to attend quarterly General Membership meetings. For membership information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Commodore: Robert Berent – email@example.com
Guest Moorings: firstname.lastname@example.org
Restaurant / Catering: email@example.com
Yard / Hauling: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bar and Restaurant: 718-885-9840