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New York, NY

  • We are an 8-minute ferry ride from lower Manhattan and a 5-minute ferry ride from Brooklyn Bridge Park–affording much nicer views than the subway tunnels.
  • Please note: all guests must arrive via ferry. Click here for the schedule.
  • Don't worry about your luggage–upon arrival, our team will take it to your tent for you.
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Wolcott, CO

  • Get a taste of pristine Colorado countryside while still being an easy drive from a modern resort town.
  • Surrounded by over 1,000 acres of working ranchland, Collective Vail sits on one of the first and largest ranches in the Central Rockies.
  • Don't forget to visit the on-site winery where you can sip local varietals and take in the astounding views.
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Ghent, NY

  • This bucolic retreat is set on Liberty Farms, a working organic farm and equestrian center.
  • Enjoy easy access to Hudson's stylish boutiques and design shops, as well as a variety of outdoor activities and historical sites.
  • Just a 2-hour, picturesque drive from New York City.
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Wimberley, TX

  • Collective Hill Country sits nestled among the juniper trees of Montesino Ranch.
  • Surrounded by 225 acres of ranch and organic farm, Collective Hill Country promises authentic Texas flavor with a modern twist.
  • In addition to horseback riding and other outdoor adventures, there are ample wineries, music venues, and art galleries nearby.
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Big Sky, MT

  • Collective Yellowstone has an enchanting high alpine feel, set on a freshwater pond and surrounded by towering mountains.
  • Enjoy access to Ulery’s Lake, a sandy swimming beach and dock stocked with canoes, kayaks, and paddleboards, as well as the members-only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course within the Moonlight Basin Club.
  • Just an hour's drive from Yellowstone National Park.
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Collective Governors Island

Collective Governors Island, a New York City Retreat

Sightseeing
Parks
Bicycle Tours
New York City

A quick ferry ride from downtown Manhattan, this peaceful oasis is nestled near the hills of historic Governors Island. You’ll be surrounded by sprawling green space with unparalleled views of the Statue of Liberty across the New York Harbor. It’s a retreat unlike any other in the world.

Where Will You Sleep?

Our accommodations offer a little something for every travel style, from the rustic comfort of the Summit Tent to the eclectic elegance of the Journey Tent.

Summit Tent

Summit Tent

Where luxury and rustic style meet. Summit Tents provide privacy and the ultimate elevated camping experience.

  • King bed or two single beds (a rollaway bed can be added upon request at an additional cost of $100)
  • 1,500 thread-count linens, down comforter, and designer-curated blanket
  • Electricity and ample bedside sockets to charge gadgets
  • Private, en suite bathroom with rain-style shower, full flush toilet, and hot running water
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and S’mores options available at Three Peaks Restaurant on location
  • Environmentally-friendly spa bath products and amenities, spa robes, and plush Turkish towels
Journey Tent

Journey Tent

Journey Tents are carefully curated and thoughtfully designed with all the essentials. This collection provides a spirited communal setting.

  • Queen bed or two single beds
  • 1,000 thread-count linens, down comforter, and designer-curated blanket
  • Electricity and ample bedside sockets to charge gadgets
  • Shared bathroom with private toilets and showers
  • Plush Turkish towels
  • Á la carte add-ons for a perfectly customized experience
Outlook Shelter

Outlook Shelter

Coming Soon!

Outlook Shelters are full-service suites with beautifully designed bedroom, kitchen, and bathroom. These repurposed shipping containers fold out to provide a 180-degree glass encased bedroom with optimal views of the harbor right from your bed. Fully sheltered from the elements, Outlook Shelters include a king-size bed, a mini fridge, and private bathroom, as well as heating and air conditioning

Learn more about our accommodations

WHAT IS THERE TO EXPLORE?

Governors Island feels like a world away, offering a wide array of history, recreation and acres of expansive park space to wander with some of New York City’s best views. A hub for art and culture, the island hosts a rich calendar of visual art, performances and educational exhibits, plus tours of the island’s historic National Monuments, giving visitors a glimpse into its important place in United States history. A car-free environment, the island is best explored by foot or on a bicycle.

 

 

Please select an Activity on the left to find out more.

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Morning Yoga & Post-Yoga Elixers & Oils

$ · Family Friendly · Beginner Level · Group Friendly · Spa & Wellness · Relaxation

Join us every Thursday – Saturday morning on the Great Lawn for a morning yoga session followed by post-yoga elixirs and oils.

Yoga is offered Thursday – Saturday mornings and can be additionally scheduled for groups upon request.

Contact Concierge

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Drinks with Lady Liberty

$ · Craft Beverage & Dining · Ages 21+ · Romantic · Relaxation

Please join us every evening after dinner at 8:30 p.m., just before the campfire, for a craft cocktail with the Collective Governors Island team and the best views this side of the harbor.

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Collective Lawn Games

Family Friendly · All Levels · Group Friendly · Relaxation · FREE

Collective lawn games are complimentary with a stay at Collective Governors Island. Life-sized Jenga, corn hole, and numerous other games are available on the Great Lawn.  Kick off your shoes, run your toes through the grass, and enjoy a libation while you contemplate pinching yourself to make sure you’re not dreaming.

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Bike Rentals

$ · Family Friendly · Adventure · Sightseeing

Bike rentals are complimentary with a stay in a Summit Tent and are available for purchase with a stay in a Journey Tent.

 

Please see the receptionist in Three Peaks to rent an on-retreat bike.

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Chair Massage

$$ · Group Friendly · Spa & Wellness · Relaxation

To fully unwind and decompress, sign up for a therapeutic chair massage with a skilled massage therapist. You can make your reservation at Three Peaks while you’re at the retreat.

 

Available Sundays from 6—9 p.m.

 

$20 per 15 minutes

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Urban Boating Adventure NY Harbor Tour

$$$ · Water Sport · Group Friendly · Sightseeing

Join BoatrideNYC’s Captain John and his crew of USCG-licensed local harbor captains on a unique and unforgettable 90-minute adventure tour of the waterways of New York City in a fast Zodiac-style rigid-hulled inflatable boat.

See New York Harbor, Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Wallabout Creek, Roosevelt Island, and the East River like never before.

Many of John’s captains are graduates of Governors Island’s own Harbor School and Billion Oyster Project and have extensive local knowledge about the waters and ecosystem of NY Harbor.  

We suggest you wear sneakers or other appropriate footwear, comfortable clothing and a windbreaker. Please no children under the age of 12.

$125

Tours canceled within 48 hours will be charged a $20 processing fee per ticket.

What Local Events and Scheduled Retreat Happenings Are There To Attend?

Events begin when Collective Governors Island opens in May. Please choose a month we’re open to see our exciting events! We add new events regularly so please check back soon for more!

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May 31, 2019 6:30 pm

$ · Family Friendly · Cultural Arts · Group Friendly

Get a glimpse into your future and join us for a special tarot card reading with Chelsea at Three Peaks.

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May 31, 2019 6:00 pm

Family Friendly · Cultural Arts · Group Friendly · FREE

Dust off your go-to rave gear and mosey over to Three Peaks for an evening of beat drops with a Manhattan skyline backdrop at the Collective DJ Set.

 

Neon glowsticks optional.

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May 26, 2019 6:00 pm

Family Friendly · Cultural Arts · Group Friendly · Relaxation · FREE

Grab a cocktail from the Bar at Three Peaks and take in the fresh harbor air and sunset skyline views while you sway to the smooth tunes of celebrated local artist, Wayne.

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May 27, 2019 11:00 am

$ · Family Friendly · Cultural Arts · Group Friendly

Join us in a celebration of Memorial Day:

 

Collective Crafting & Games

11 a.m.—2 p.m.

 

Cook Out on the Great Lawn

12—4 p.m.

 

Wigging Out with Javi at Three Peaks

5—7 p.m.

 

Live Music at Three Peaks

6—8:30 p.m.

 

Drinks at the Bar with the best view of Lady Liberty in town

8:30 p.m.

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May 28, 2019 7:00 pm

Family Friendly · Cultural Arts · Group Friendly · FREE

Join us for a movie on the big screen at Three Peaks lodge at 7 p.m.

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May 29, 2019 9:00 am

$ · Family Friendly · Beginner Level · Group Friendly · Health & Wellness

Bring your favorite pair of jogging sneaks and have the island to yourself while you join Daniel for a Run Lab around Governors Island.

 

Afterward, stick around for soothing post-run elixir and oils.

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May 30, 2019 6:00 pm

Family Friendly · Cultural Arts · Group Friendly · Relaxation · FREE

Grab a cocktail from the Bar at Three Peaks and take in the fresh harbor air and sunset skyline views while you sway to the smooth tunes of celebrated local artist, Wayne.

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May 30, 2019 11:00 am

$ · Family Friendly · Group Friendly

Whether you’re a seasoned creator or a crafting novice, let your creative juices run wild at the Collective Crafting workshop.

Host an Event at Collective Governors Island

Collective Governors Island is an unforgettable place for a wedding, family reunion, corporate retreat and everything in between. Our Events Team has experience with small and large-scale celebrations and can help you design your perfect experience.

How Do You Get Here?

Collective Governors Island is located eight minutes from Lower Manhattan and five minutes from Brooklyn Bridge Park via ferry. We’re easily accessible via public transportation. There’s no need to rent a car as Governors Island is a car-free environment and you can explore the island by foot or via bicycle. Local airports include Newark International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and JFK International Airport. From there, you can take public transportation or a taxi to the 10 South Street Ferry Terminal or Pier 6 at Brooklyn Bridge Park. From there, take the Governors Island Ferry.

All guests must arrive at Collective Governors Island on one of these ferries.

 

Manhattan ferries run daily: 10 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Mondays – Fridays), and 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Saturdays & Sundays).

 

Manhattan ferry access (Every day of the week): Battery Maritime Building, 10 South Street, Slip 7, New York, NY 10004

* Once you get to Governors Island, it’s about a 10-minute walk (half a mile) from the ferry to the retreat, so wear comfortable footwear. Please check in at the reception desk at Three Peaks, at which point you will be directed to your tent.

 

Nearby subway stations: South Ferry – 1 train, Bowling Green – 4 / 5 train, and Whitehall Street – R train

 

 

Brooklyn ferries run: 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Saturdays and Sundays)

 

Brooklyn ferry access (Saturdays and Sundays only): Pier 6, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn, NY 11201

* Once you get to Governors Island, it’s about a 10-minute walk (half a mile) from the ferry to the retreat, so wear comfortable footwear. Please check in at the reception desk at Three Peaks, at which point you will be directed to your tent.

 

Nearby subway stations: Borough Hall – 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 trains and Court Street – R train

 

For safety and security reasons, public use of Governors Island is not permitted at night. Guests must stay within retreat grounds once the island closes, where there will be evening activities such as movie nights, lawn games, and delicious eats available within the retreat (activities will vary). Guests who go outside the retreat after hours will be fined $100. Governors Island is closed:

Mondays – Fridays: 6 p.m. – 7 a.m.
Saturdays & Sundays: 7 p.m. – 7 a.m.
Full Ferry Schedule

For information or assistance on accessibility needs, please contact us at concierge@collectiveretreats.com.

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Prices & Policies

The rates for our accommodations vary based on date and availability. Please check our calendar for specific nightly pricing and book early to ensure you get the best rate of the season. Two- and three-night minimums may apply to weekend and holiday bookings.

Rates

Summit Tents: $500 – $800

Journey Tents: $150 – $300

 

We recommend booking early so you can be sure to get the best rate possible.

 

The Summit Tent rate includes:

  • Accommodations for up to two guests with a choice of king bed or two single beds
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and s’mores options available for purchase at Three Peaks Restaurant on location
  • Coffee, tea, and filtered water in your tent and refreshed throughout the day
  • Environmentally friendly luxury bath amenities
  • Nightly campfire
  • Personal concierge services to assist with recommending activities prior to and during your stay

The Journey Tent rate includes:

  • Accommodations for up to two guests with a choice of queen bed or two single beds
  • Coffee, tea, hot cocoa, and filtered drinking water in your tent
  • Environmentally friendly luxury bath amenities
  • Bath tote with spa towel for use with shared bathrooms
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and s’mores options available at Three Peaks Restaurant on location
  • Evening s’more kits available for purchase

Policies

  • At time of booking, you will be asked for the number of guests in your party. Each tent accommodates up to 2 adults.
  • A rollaway bed may be added to a Summit Tent at an additional cost of $100. No rollaway beds may be added to a Journey Tent.
  • Children 6 or under are welcome to share a bed with a parent at no additional cost.
  • Any additional adults will require another tent reservation.
  • While we love pets, they are not allowed on Governors Island, with the exception of service animals.
  • Beer, wine, and craft cocktails are available for purchase at Three Peaks.
  • For safety and security reasons, public use of Governors Island is not permitted at night. Guests must stay within retreat grounds once the island closes, where there will be evening activities such as movie nights, lawn games, and delicious eats. Governors Island will fine guests who go outside the retreat $100. Governors Island is closed: 
    Monday – Friday: 6 p.m. – 7 a.m.
    Saturday & Sunday: 7 p.m. – 7 a.m.
  • Safety & Security: Collective Retreats Governors Island is not responsible for lost or stolen items. A safe has been provided for your use in tent. A Collective Retreats team member is available and on-site 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Additionally, a Security Guard and EMT is posted on retreat overnight and available in case of any emergency. Please see a team member for more information regarding your safety and security on retreat and/or text us at the number provided when you arrive on-retreat.
  • THE COLLECTIVE GOLDEN RULE: At Collective Retreats, we welcome anyone who seeks an escape and wants to reconnect with nature, community, and themselves. We treat every guest like family, with respect, appreciation, and kindness. Our retreats foster a space for every guest to feel safe and at home during the entirety of their stay. Should the Collective Golden Rule be compromised, we reserve the right to refuse continued service to any guest at any time.

Collective Retreats is committed to offering the Governors Island experience to all New Yorkers. We’ll offer a select number of discounted nights for our Journey Tents on a first come, first served basis. Collective Retreats will offer special discounted rates for select evenings starting at $75 per night. To be notified when this rate becomes available, please form out the form below.