Locationand Directions

Emerson Resort & Spa
5340 Route 28
Mt. Tremper, NY  12457

Please Note:  GPS is not always reliable when traveling through the Catskills.
Please call 845-688-2828 if you need further directions or assistance.


Car services such as Uber and Lyft are extremely limited in the Catskills.  We highly recommend securing all travel arrangements prior to arrival.

NYS Thruway, Exit 19 (from the north or south)
From the tollbooths take the immediate right onto NY Route 28 West (toward Pine Hill) for a 20-mile drive through the mountains.  After Route 212 enters from the right, look for our white picket fence on the right. Proceed 20 yards further west on Route 28 to the main entrance of the Inn on your right.


The Amtrak train line stops at the Rhinecliff station which is approximately 45 minutes from the Emerson.  Please be sure to contact Amtrak directly for train arrival and departure times, fares and route information.


Adirondack Trailways runs buses between Port Authority in New York City to Phoenicia and beyond.  Please be sure to contact Trailways directly for bus arrival and departure times, fares and route information.  Advance notice is needed to arrange pick-up and return transportation to and from Phoenicia for guests traveling by bus.  Please advise our Reservations department when booking your stay.


  • Stewart International Airport in Newburgh:  Approximately 60 minutes to the south of the Emerson.
  • Albany International Airport:  Approximately 75 minutes north of the Emerson.
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport, La Guardia and Newark = Approximately 2 ½ hours travel time to the Emerson.  To reach the Emerson using public transportation from these airports, connect with either Adirondack Trailways bus service at Port Authority or Amtrak train service at Penn Station. 
  • Additional air service is available via Westchester County Airport in White Plains (approximately 2 hours from the Emerson).

Private Aircraft

Private jet aircraft can be serviced and fueled by several support firms at Albany (ALB),  Westchester County (HPN) or Stewart (SWF) airports.

For private single or twin-engine aircraft the Kingston-Ulster Airport (20N) offers a 3,110′ X 60′ asphalt runway.  For additional airport information visit http://www.airnav.com/airport/20N.


Daytime arrival by helicopter is permitted; however landings are very restricted and must be arranged in advance.  Please contact Marci Smith 845-688-2828, ext. 7611 or [email protected].

Complimentary EV Car Charging Stations

The Emerson is ready to charge any electric vehicle model with eight Tesla Electric Car Charging Stations. Two of the eight stations are configured to accept non-Tesla adaptors.  These stations charge your car at an average speed of 29MPH.

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