Guest Information

Guests attending private events at New York Yacht Club should be aware of the following house rules.

Dress Code

Both clubhouses require business casual attire. Jeans are not permitted in the clubhouses. Guests should confirm with the event host if black tie or other dress codes will be expected.


There is no photography allowed in the clubhouses. For weddings and other special events, the event host will make the proper arrangements for photography in advance.

For questions regarding special events please contact:

NYYC 44th Street, New York, NY: 212-201-4336
NYYC Harbour Court, Newport, RI: 401-845-9476

New York Yacht Club's COVID-19 POLICY

Effective Monday, August 20, 2021
  1. Proof of vaccination will be required for all members and guests age 12 and over to enter the Harbour Court grounds, Clubhouse and at the 44th Street Clubhouse.

  2. We will accept government-issued vaccination cards/records (including photos on smartphones) and widely available smartphone apps, such as the New York State Excelsior Pass or the NYC COVID-SAFE app for Apple or Android. The NYC COVID-SAFE can be used regardless of where you have received your vaccination.

  3. We encourage you to have your vaccination card or smartphone app ready to show our staff when you arrive at the Harbour Court gate, the Harbour Court pier or 44th Street Lobby.

  4. For regattas and events, a separate check-in will be provided.

  5. Persons under the age of 12 shall wear masks at all times when indoors, except when seated for dining.

  6. Consistent with CDC guidelines, it is advised that masks be worn by all persons in the Clubhouses when not eating or drinking.