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Chelsea Piers

Hudson River, Piers 59-62, between 17th and 23rd streets, New York City, NY 10011
212 336 6666
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Ranked #293 of 851 attractions in New York City
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Sports Complexes, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

We were lucky enough to attend a wedding in July 2014. The views are spectacular. The windows open up and the entire room opens up like you are on the river. There are sports facilities all around that we didn't get to visit. If you are planning a wedding or party, look into this venue.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I didn't even know the Chelsea Piers were there until we walked to catch our harbor tour. The park surrounding is beautiful. People were playing soccer, there is a skateboard park and there's a great place to sit and watch the boats come in and go out. Now that I know it's there, I'll definitely be back to have my... More

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New York City, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
3 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Atmosphere is cool energetic..clean..but u give ur card and pay at the end..that should have been a flag right there..we played a gem then another then another..and were like hmm shouldn't it be telling us to finish up..usually bowling alleys I go to are for the hour never have I paid per game..I told my bf to not bowl anymore... More

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Iroquois Falls, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We were here for a hockey tournament and were not terribly impressed with the Sky Rink. Based on the outside of the complex, we expected a first-class arena. The change rooms were tiny and the ice surface was soft and rough. We are from a town of 5 000 people in Canada and our rink is far superior.

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The expectation was certainly different than what was there. it was our first day in NY so we wanted to take the subway and find our way around anyway, so we thought we would check it out. Since it was not interesting to walk around, we decided to go bowling. it cost $85 for a family of 5 to bowl... More

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New York City, New York
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171 attraction reviews
1,332 helpful votes 1,332 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Chelsea Piers Is a good place to sit by the Hudson River and have an ice cream or a drink while exploring this area of NYC. My daughter had golf lessons there, they have a huge net you don't hit the balls in the river.Fun.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

It was such an awesome evening event held at this venue. The food and drinks could not be topped. The staff was great.

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Curacao
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I took my daughter for a couple of climbing lessons on the wall at the back of the middle pier. (Em, 59, I think.) She had so much fun - she's only 4 but the instructor (Egor) was so patient and good with her that she was begging to go back for the rest of the trip (and has since... More

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Montreal, Canada
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181 reviews 181 reviews
32 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

Here for a hockey tournament at the sky rink. Great facility. Wonderful views from the wrap around glass. Ice surface good and well maintained. Locker rooms clean. Food service for special event was well managed and acceptable Italian buffet. The snack shop closed a bit early even though there were a large amount of potential customers. Other activities at the... More

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Hebron, lsrael
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153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

The Chelsea Piers sports complex is the only stretch where walkers on the lovely Hudson River Park must walk on streets instead. The colossal building constitutes a horrific eyesore.

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