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5 Stunning Corporate Retreat Locations in Hudson Valley

If you’re thinking about hosting your next corporate getaway in Hudson Valley, believe us - You're in for a treat! This region in upstate New York comprises the valley of the Hudson River and its adjacent communities in the U.S. state of New York.

Home to the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park and the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, the Hudson Valley is filled with small towns that line the river, surrounded by nature.

From the slopes of Hunter Mountain to the shores of Lake Minnewaska, adventure awaits at every turn! Explore the hiking trails leading to the Kaaterskill Falls or visit the historic Rhinebeck Village with your crew.

With TeamOut's expert guidance, we've curated a list of top-notch corporate retreat locations, making sure we provide an experience tailored to your team's preferences and goals!

Take your corporate retreat to the next level with TeamOut’s handpicked locations in picturesque Hudson Valley!

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1. AutoCamp Catskills: The Signature AutoCamp Experience in the East Coast

Located in the heart of Upstate New York's forests, AutoCamp Catskills brings a brand new glamping experience to the East Coast.

Choose from Airstreams, Luxury Tents, or Cabins, each offering a comfortable retreat. Start your day with morning meditation or yoga sessions, great for team bonding!

Try the delicious meals from The Kitchen and General Store, offering everything from breakfast to late-night snacks. Don't miss the signature Grill Kits and local beer!

Featuring three event spaces and diverse dining options, AutoCamp accommodates teams of all sizes. The Clubhouse and The Hudson are perfect for reception dinners, while The Woodstock, featuring 2,800 square feet, offers spacious comfort.

For team bonding, explore the nearby town of Woodstock, hike the Catskill Mountains, or hit the slopes at Hunter Mountain. AutoCamp Catskills promises an excellent combination of work and play!

Book your team’s stay at AutoCamp Catskills to relax in a mountain setting with top-notch amenities.

📍 Location: 

  • Catskills, New York

🛫 Logistics

  • 50 miles from New York Stewart International Airport
  • 55 miles from Albany International Airport

🏠 Property feature: 

  • Airstreams, luxury tents, and cabins
  • On-site grocery store
  • Three event spaces, including 2,800 sq.ft. The Woodstock venue

🔎 What to explore:

  • Hiking trails in the Catskill Mountains
  • Forest bathing in the Catskills
  • Skiing on the Hunter Mountain
  • Have a night out in Woodstock
  • Visit the town of Saugerties

2. Terra Glamping, Hutton Brickyards: The Ultimate Glamping Site in Upstate New York

Book your stay at Terra Glamping: Hutton Brickyards in the heart of Catskills. Here, a unique retreat experience along the Hudson River in Kingston, NY is guaranteed. 

Rest in upscale tented accommodations while soaking in stunning river views. Dive into on-site activities like live concerts, and swimming, or fire up the grill for a riverside barbecue. Nearby, explore hiking trails, go rafting, or visit the historic lighthouse and sculpture gardens.

The Meeting Space is fully equipped, providing everything your team needs for a successful breakout session. For your private event, Terra Glamping covers everything from farm-to-table dinners to live entertainment.

Gather in the Dining Tent, hosting up to 150 guests, for a feast crafted by private chefs. Don't miss out on team-building activities like hiking Hunter Mountain, exploring Lake Minnewaska, and apple picking at Rose Hill Orchard.

A glamping experience with stunning Hudson River views? Sign your team in!

📍 Location: 

  • Kingston, New York

🛫 Logistics

  • 42 miles from New York Stewart International Airport
  • 67 miles from Albany International Airport

🏠 Property feature: 

  • Accommodation in glamping tents
  • Hammocks, telescope, and heaters provided
  • Spacious Dining Tent, hosting up to 150 guests

🔎 What to explore:

  • Hike the Empire State Trail
  • Hike the Hunter Mountain
  • Discover Lake Minnewaska
  • Apple picking at Rose Hill Orchard
  • Saunderskill Farms
  • Hudson River Maritime Museum
  • Hudson River Cruises

3. Gather Greene: 100 Picturesque Acres in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

Ready for a retreat that combines Catskills’ beauty with modern comforts? Gather Greene awaits in Hudson Valley, spanning 100 acres with views of Catskill and Berkshire Mountains.

Recharge at 17 custom-designed cabins nestled in nature, offering hotel-like amenities. Explore nearby towns like Coxsackie and Athens for culinary delights and cultural experiences.

Host your events in 5 versatile indoor/outdoor spaces, including the 4,000-square feet Pavilion, seating 250 guests, and the 1,800-square feet Sunset Deck for kickoff receptions and live music. Unwind with campfires and s'mores in the North Field or venture onto wooded paths and hiking trails onsite.

Savor local cuisine at Gracie’s or Crossroads Brewing Company, nearby. For team bonding, discover Kaaterskill Falls or hike the Vroman's Nose Trail for thrilling adventures!

With a privileged location between the Hudson Valley and Catskill Mountains, unwind in wooded cabins as you recharge your energy for the next team meetings!

📍 Location: 

  • Coxsackie, New York

🛫 Logistics

  • 37 miles from Albany International Airport
  • 66 miles from New York Stewart International Airport

🏠 Property feature: 

  • 17 custom designed cabins

🔎 What to explore:

  • Kaaterskill Falls
  • Vroman's Nose Hiking Trail
  • John Boyd Thacher State Park
  • Black Horse Farms
  • Coxsackie Antique Center

4. The Swiftwater: Elegance Has Arrived at the Poconos Hotel Landscape 

Introducing The Swiftwater, a groundbreaking retreat located in the heart of Swiftwater, Pennsylvania, in the scenic Pocono Mountains. 

Offering between guest rooms and suites, your team’s comfort is the priority. Savorculinary delights at Desaki Restaurant, where elegance meets Hibachi-style cuisine. Whether it's intimate gatherings in The Olivet’s indoor/outdoor space or relaxed discussions in the Breakfast Room/Cocktail Lounge, every moment is tailored to your needs.

Need a larger venue? Desaki Restaurant awaits, accommodating up to 100 guests. With dedicated business amenities and a concierge on hand, your events run smoothly. Rejuvenate at Crystal Garden, Spa Magnolia, or hit the fitness center. As for team activities, explore Land State Park's lakes, discover the Big Pocono spot, or saddle up at Mountain Creek Riding Stables.

With excellent outdoor spaces, Crystal Garden,and Spa Magnolia, your team has everything they need for a relaxing, yet productive retreat!

📍 Location: 

  • Swiftwater, Pennsylvania

🛫 Logistics

  • 40 miles from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport

🏠 Property feature: 

  • On-site spa
  • On-site fitness center
  • Meeting spaces that accommodate up to 100 guests

🔎 What to explore:

  • Explore the lakes at Land State Park
  • Visit the Big Pocono spot
  • Horseback riding at Mountain Creek Riding Stables 
  • Head to The Pocono Environmental Education Center
  • Blue Ridge Estate Winery
  • Great Wolf Lodge - Poconos' indoor waterpark

Gatherwild Ranch: Unique Shelters and an Unforgettable Glamping Experience

Looking for a unique corporate retreat that promotes adventure and leisure? Welcome to Gatherwild Ranch, located in Germantown along the Hudson River. Everything you need lies in the village, just about 1 mile down the road.

Experience glamping like never before in curated shelters, from cozy tents to guest houses. Each morning, join your team at the chicken coop to collect fresh eggs for breakfast. 

Cook up a feast in the outdoor kitchen, featuring a rooftop deck, or head to Gaskins restaurant in the nearby town for a delicious meal. 

After a day of exploring, unwind in the cedar-lined sauna or take a dip in the cold plunge. With the city of Hudson and Rhinebeck Village just a short drive away, there's endless fun awaiting your team! Escape to Gatherwild Ranch for an outstanding retreat in the heart of the Hudson Valley.

With the village just about 1 mile down the road, this is a secluded retreat that ensures the perfect glamping experience!

📍 Location: 

  • Germantown, New York

🛫 Logistics

  • 52 miles from Albany International Airport
  • 58 miles from New York Stewart International Airport

🏠 Property feature: 

  • Accommodation in tents and guest houses
  • On-site grocery store
  • On-site sauna & cold tubs
  • Hammocks
  • Veggie and flower garden

🔎 What to explore:

  • Have dinner at Gaskins, just 1/2 mile from Gatherwild
  • Visit the city of Hudson
  • Explore Rhinebeck Village
  • Suarez Family Brewery
  • Fisher Performing Arts Center 
  • Rose Hill Farm
  • Clermont Park

The Must Do Team-Building Activities in Hudson Valley

Buckle up for an exciting team offsite in the Hudson Valley!

Think you've seen it all when it comes to team-building activities? Think again! At TeamOut, we've curated a selection of adventures in Hudson Valley, and let us tell you – they're like no other!

Whether your team seeks adventure, culture, or leisure, Hudson Valley delivers. Lace up your hiking boots and hit the trails at John Boyd Thacher State Park, or gather your crew for sightseeing at Rhinebeck Village. Get freshly baked goods at Black Horse Farms or take a walking tour of the city of Hudson.

Check out the best team-building activities TeamOut has curated just for you:

Outdoor Activities:
  • Visit the City of Hudson: Whether your team is into history, farming, art, or culture, they won’t be disappointed. Hudson is an extraordinary city to visit, offering history, sights, sounds, curiosities and great food around every corner. Stop by Hudson Athens Lighthouse, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Greenpoint Conservation Area. Hudson is the perfect town for your voyage upstate! 
  • Explore Rhinebeck Village: Located in the town of Rhinebeck, the Village of Rhinebeck enjoys a rich history and serves as the community center and hub of commerce within the Town. Situated just north of the Landsman Kill, the historic district incorporates 249 acres of the village.
  • Discover the Kaaterskill Falls: This is a spot you and your team can’t miss! The hike to Kaaterskill Falls is short at 1.4 miles roundtrip, and hikers are strongly encouraged to stick to the marked path due to the slippery rocks. The view, once you arrive, is totally worth it!
  • Hike the Vroman's Nose Loop Trail: It is one of New York State's most popular hiking destinations, featuring spectacular views from many rock outcrops on the top of steep cliffs. This is a 1.5-mile loop trail near Middleburgh, New York, which takes up to an hour to complete.
  • Skiing on the Hunter Mountain: This one is for adrenaline seekers - The mountain's terrain is split evenly between beginner, intermediate and advanced trails. Featuring 67 trails across four mountain faces and 13 lifts, there's enough space to make newbies comfortable while accommodating riders of all abilities.
  • Hike the Empire State Trail: Take a leisurely hike along the Empire State Trail. which welcomes cyclists and walkers of all abilities to experience New York’s urban centers, village main streets, rural communities, and diverse history, from the Big Apple through the Hudson River Valley. The Empire State Trail is the longest multi-use state trail in the country!
  • Discover Lake Minnewaska: Lake Minnewaska is a beautiful and group friendly place to go swimming in the summer. Located in the Minnewaska State Park Preserve, in the Shawangunk Mountains, this is a popular destination placed among white conglomerate cliffs.
  • Apple Picking at Rose Hill Orchard: Visit Rose Hill Farm and pick apples at Rose Hill Orchard. Located in Red Hook, New York, this is a historic family-owned pick-your-own-fruit orchard established in 1798. There, cherries, strawberries, blueberries, plums, peaches, and apples grown on 114 acres of farmland! 
  • Stop by Saunderskill Farms: Located in Accord, New York, this is where you and your team can find local, seasonal, fresh produce, groceries, ready-made lunches and soups!
Indoor Activities:
  • Hudson River Maritime Museum: Located on the Rondout Creek, Kingston, NY, The Hudson River Maritime Museum (HRMM) was established in 1979 and preserves, interprets, and celebrates the maritime history, traditions, industries, and communities of the Hudson River! A great idea for an indoor team-building activity!
  • Visit Suarez Family Brewery: This is brewer owned and operated! This production brewery specializes in ales of mixed fermentation and unfiltered lagers. Book a tour and gather your team for a beer tasting!
  • Catch a Show at Fisher Performing Arts Center: Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, at Bard College, is a performance hall located in the Hudson Valley hamlet of Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. This 1,727 seat multi-functional venue caters to diverse audiences with major concerts, plays, operas, dance productions, musical theater and other performances. Book a show and have a fun night at the theater with your crew!

Want to Plan Your Next Offsite in Hudson Valley? Ask our Experts!

Prepare your team for an epic corporate retreat in the Hudson Valley!

Trade your office supplies for outdoor gear and start this team trip! Picture your team strolling at Clermont Park or exploring Kaaterskill Falls.

TeamOut has put together an array of activities, from picking apples at Rose Hill Orchard to hiking the trails of Vroman's Nose.

Hudson Valley promises endless possibilities for adventure and leisure, making sure your team outing is a pleasant surprise for everyone!

Let TeamOut take care of the details with our seamless planning process tailored to your preferences, needs, and budget.

Schedule a complimentary call today!

Ready? Let's kick off this Hudson Valley escapade.

About the author
Thomas Mazimann
published on
April 19, 2024
Thomas Mazimann, a French entrepreneur and former international kayaking athlete, transitioned from sports to tech after moving to the U.S. He co-founded TeamOut, revolutionizing team gatherings.

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