A Club Above
Expert tennis instruction? That’s nice. State-of-the-art facilities? Good to know. Full-service spa and delicious smoothies? Ok, now we’re listening!
|Did the fervor over new tennis prodigy Melanie Oudin make you wish you hadn’t given up those lessons when you were 12? Welcome to CityView Racquet Club, AskMelissa’s Best Kept Secret for tennis—and so much more!Located on the roof of the Swingline Stapler building in Long Island City, CityView is 80,000 square feet of tennis, squash, fitness and spa facilities. Need to improve your game—or start having a game in the first place? CityView boasts year-round individual and group lessons with ace instructors. And a killer fitness area, complete with equipment and personal trainers, will get you in shape for that tough match.
Are you more than just the sum of your exercise routines? Might we suggest a massage at CityView’s full-service spa? We love the modern teahouse atmosphere and the full menu of massages, from aromatherapy to deep tissue. Fully relaxed, indulge in a delicious smoothie from the Café, while enjoying one of the best views of Manhattan we’ve ever seen.
Come for the tennis, stay for the pampering. Now there’s an exercise routine we can follow.
Membership: $2,600 to $4,000 annually
Special: Get a free day-pass and use services at member prices when you mention AskMelissa. Ask for Christina in membership.