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On the west side of City Island, at the top of Eastchester Bay. Our sheltered location makes HYC the perfect staging location for boats heading into LI Sound or down the East River to NY Harbor. We are within walking distance of a supermarket, laundry, several hardware stores, two sail lofts, outboard engine repair shops, and other businesses catering to the marine trade.

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Dockage and Moorings

Guest moorings up to 1000lbs available for visiting yachts. You may arrange for a mooring by emailing, by calling the launch house at 718-885-3235, or by hailing the launch operator. “Harlem Launch” monitors VHF 72 (see the Launch Service blog for current hours of operation). Please do not anchor in the mooring field.


Overnight guest fee is $35.00. Weekly rates are available upon request. Your fee covers a mooring, use of our launch service, dinghy dock and the club's facilities. Complimentary mooring for lunch or dinner guests during their meal. Fresh water and ice are available at the dock. There is a half hour limit for tie ups. Please check with the launch staff before approaching the docks to make sure the dock is free and the tide cycle will accommodate your draft.

Restaurant & Bar

The club has a full service restaurant and bar. Visiting yachts are welcome to join us for lunch, dinner, or a drink (proper attire required). The clubhouse is open Wednesday through Sunday. Hours vary during the season, click here for more information.

Locker Rooms

We have men’s and women’s locker rooms with shower facilities. Visiting yachts can obtain a combination for 24-hour access to the locker rooms from the launch operator upon arrival.

Internet Services

Wireless internet access (WiFi) to visiting yachts is free of charge Obtain the network name and password from the launch operator upon your arrival.


The Harlem Yacht Club is a sponsor of Visit our marker to see what other visiting captains are saying about HYC. 

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