When in Woodstock...

Woodstock is a haven for creatives, and houses a thriving artistic community like no other. The area is known for its cultural vibrancy and insatiable food scene, making it the prime place for creators to kick back and relax, or further develop their craft. Promising serene views and rich culture, Woodstock offers a myriad of resources that provides filmmakers with the infrastructure needed to bring projects to life.

Check out our local resources below!

LODGING

Hotels

Streamside Cottage [hot tub]
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This magical cottage is nestled in the woods along the Sawkill River, just 5 minutes outside of historic Woodstock, NY. It’s on a ley line and designed by famed architect and author, Lester Walker. This original ‘Tiny House’ is the perfect retreat. You’ll be tucked away on six secluded acres in the middle of a vortex, with majestic bald eagles, and a family of deer that lives on the hill.

Best Western Plus [crew deals]
bestwestern.com
845-338-0400

This is located right next to our stage, with rooms between $100-$125/night for crew. It’s centrally located between Albany and New York City, this Kingston hotel is easily accessible from the NYS Thruway I-87 at Exit 19.

Woodstock Way
10 Waterfall Way
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-684-5911

An Eco-Luxe retreat. Set against the backdrop of the Tannery Brook Waterfall, Woodstock Way Hotel has been consciously and sustainably built in concert with its environment.

Grasmere House
sohohouse.com

Set across a 250-acre property of the former working farm, Grasmere House in Rhinebeck, New York, blends the balance of nature and experience with restored 19th-century buildings

Hotel Kinsley
301 Wall St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-768-3620

Amid cafes and eateries in the town’s historic center, this charming, genteel hotel is housed in a former bank dating from the 1860s.

Hotel Dylan
320 Maverick Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-684-5422

This trendy bohemian hotel is 4 miles from the Woodstock Artists Association & Museum and 6 miles from the Karma Triyana Dharmachakra monastery. This is five minutes from our stage and next to our favorite Mexican food restaurants with awesome margaritas.

Church Des Artistes Guest House
79 Wurts St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-2111

Stylish B&B, housed in a former church, that is just 5 miles from our soundstage in Woodstock.

The Wiltwyck
302 Clinton Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
845-663-4644

Family-owned and operated guest house located in the heart of the historic Stockade District of Kingston, NY. The property is housed in a National Historic Register Building.

FOOD

Catering

Stone Soup Food Co
stonesoupfoodcompany.com
470 Broadway
Kingston, NY 12401
845-340-0470

Our favorite, fresh, well-portioned lunches and dinners with vegan and vegetarian options. They also cater straight to us.

Blue Mountain Bistro
bluemountainbistro.com
948 NY-28, Kingston
845-340-9800

Healthy take-out options and catering; located across the street from Cobalt.

Sissy’s
sissyscafekingston.com
324 Wall St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-514 2336

Cleansing raw juices, smoothies, gigantic salads, paninis, and classic deli sandwiches, with vegan and gluten-free options.

BnB Bagels
kingstonplaza.com/view-store/bnb-bagels/
292 Plaza Rd
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-7912

We’re from the city, and these are the real deal. They’re also a great deli.

Black Eyed Suzies
blackeyedsuziesupstate.com
14 Hurley Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
​845-383-1755

Individual and family-style takeaway, and catering.

Opa Gyros
333 Wall St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-4976

Authentic Greek with gyros and falafel favorites.

A Slice of Italy
1316 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
845-336-7115

Gourmet Italian cuisine and Kingston, New York’s finest Italian restaurant.

Breakfast 

Caffe
caffewoodstock.com
83 Mill Hill Rd Suite D
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-684-0808

Coffee is perfecto, and they have BEST blueberry muffins around.

Mara’s on the Way
facebook.com/marasontheway
855 State Route 28
Kingston, NY 12401
845-331-5589

Outstanding breakfast sandwiches and a GREAT bacon, egg, and cheese 🙂

Deising’s Bakery
deisings.com
111 N Front St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-7505

Award-winning bakery, restaurant, and catering company; in a league of its own since 1965.

Local Eats

Steve’s Pizza & Deli
stevespizzadeli.com
616 NY-28
Kingston, NY 12401
845-340-4219

A great New York-style pizza spot right across the street from our Woodstock film studio. A production must-have!

Yum Yum Noodle Bar
yumyumnoodlebar.com
275 Fair St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-1400

Our go-to for Asian fusion in both Woodstock and Kingston.

LOLA Pizza
lola.pizza
243 Fair St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-768-3624

Wood-fired pizza and housemade pasta, with a new cafe menu.

Santa Fe 
santafehudsonvalley.com/kingston-menu
11 Main St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-339-7777

Mexican food, pitchers of margaritas, and the best guac in town!  

Hickory BBQ and Smokehouse
hickoryrestaurant.com
743 NY-28
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338- 2424

A quick glass of bourbon next door and some classic barbeque. They also have fish and vegetarian options.

The Woodstock Pub
thewoodstockpub.com
17 Mill Hill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-684-5470

A solid burger and beer joint with a variety of pub foods; they also cater. Mostly a daytime establishment.

Stella’s
stellaskingston.com
44 North Front Street
Kingston, NY 12401
845-331-2210

Italian stalwart that’s been serving the area since 1975. They also do catering.

Enzo’s Ristorante & Pizza
enzosrestaurant.com
207 Boices Ln
Kingston, NY 12401
845-383-3696

Classic Italian dishes with vegetarian options. Located just 8 minutes away from our green screen and soundstage.

Coffee Shops

The Mud Club
themudclub.com
43 Mill Hill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498

The morning Woodstock hang, down the street from our film studio. It also doubles as a cool cocktail bar at night.

Cafe Espresso
facebook.com/cafeespressowoodstock
59 Tinker St
Woodstock, NY 12498

Organic coffee, and the BEST blueberry muffin we’ve ever had!

Village Coffee and Goods
village-coffee-and-goods-2go.square.site
17 Railroad Ave #102
Kingston, NY 12401

Well-crafted coffee, charming ambiance, and a small gift shop.

Uptown Coffee
facebook.com/UptowncoffeeKingston
1 Main St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-802-0031

A great cup of coffee, yogurt parfait, and baked goods in a newly renovated location, minutes from our production studios.

Starbucks
www.starbucks.com
845-336-5304

Starbucks…need we say more?

Dunkin’
585 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
845-331-3633

A classic for when you want the tried and true.

Fine Dining

Goodnight
goodnightwoodstock.com
15 Rock City Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-684-7373

Globally inspired, vibrant dishes that are based around South East Asian cuisine with a modern twist, complimented by drinks from an extraordinary alchemist bartender.

Silvia
silviawoodstockny.com
42 Mill Hill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-679-4242

Back-to-basics cooking for food that is honest, sustainable, locally sourced, and refined. In the heart of Woodstock and filled with atmosphere.

Cucina
cucinawoodstock.com
109 Mill Hill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-679-9800

Italian-American bistro. We eat here 2-3 times a week. It’s located in a restored farmhouse, right down the street from our green screen studio in Woodstock.

Red Onion
redonionrestaurant.com
1654 NY-212
Saugerties, NY 12477
845-679-1223

A notch above.  French-American bistro.

Medo
medowoodstock.com
218 Mill Rd
Woodstock, VA 22664
845-459-4480

Great bar scene and first-rate dining. Upscale city-style sushi in the country, just around the corner from our virtual studio.

Le Canard Enchaine
le-canardenchaine.com
276 Fair St
Kingston, NY 12401
845-339-2003

Fantastic authentic French cuisine for both lunch and dinner! A favorite at our video production studio!

Chleo
chleovin.com
288 Fair St
Kingston, NY 12401

Uptown wine bar from a husband and wife team who previously worked at the revered Blue Hill at Stone Barns.

Sushi Makio
sushimakio.com
1088 Morton Blvd
Kingston, NY 12401
845-853-8078

The best sushi in the most unassuming strip mall location you’ve ever seen. It’s a chef’s kiss!

GETTING HERE

Map

Cobalt Woodstock
601 Route 28
Kingston, NY 12401

Cobalt Woodstock is located about 90 miles north of New York City and the major metropolitan area airports, and about 190 miles west of Boston.

Air Travel

If you travel to Cobalt Woodstock via plane, the Albany International Airport and Stewart International Airport are each an easy and scenic one-hour drive away.

(Santa Barbara to Albany – one flight only). Airports that have direct to Albany are NEWARK, JFK, and La Guardia.

If you prefer to fly into the New York City area and drive, shuttle, or take a train to our Woodstock film studio, then JFK, LaGuardia, or Newark airports are all options.

Rental Car

You can get rental cars at any of the airports listed above. For local rentals, Kingston offers:

  • Enterprise Rent-a-Car (TriStar Auto has really good rates and is quick)
  • Hertz Car Rental
  • Sensible Car Rental

Taxi/Limo Service

To get you to and from local airports (JFK, LaGuardia, Stewart, and Albany), there are a variety of options.

  • Hudson Valley Airporter 845-867-8257 (one of the best)
  • LYFT
  • Chariot Airport Taxi 845-876-3000
  • Cubs Taxi & Airport Service 518-929-6005
  • Limo365 845-855-1111
  • 365 Airport Transfer 631-898-5666
  • Walker Limousine 914-403-0396
  • PLS Limo 914-993-0900 / 914-494-9126
  • Rhinecliff Annandale Taxi 845-532-5788
  • Summit Square 845-332-6915
  • Town & Country Limo 845-264-2234

By Train

From the north or south, you are able to take Amtrak to the historic Rhinecliff, NY station, where you can get a cab for the 20-minute drive to our stage. The major connecting points are New York City’s Penn Station, Albany, Toronto, and Montreal. Visit amtrak.com or call 800.872.7245 for information.

If you’re coming up from New York City, you can also take Metro North from Grand Central Station to Poughkeepsie. You can find the daily schedule at mta.info/mnr.

Parking in Woodstock

Parking in Woodstock is a breeze. We can accommodate most productions in our on-site lot at the film studio, and can coordinate additional parking as needed.

WELLNESS

Massage

See Woodstock Spa or contact Kara for personal references.

Yoga

Shakti Yoga Woodstock
shaktiyogawoodstock.com
1685 Sawkill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-389-5826

A classic Woodstock yoga studio with our friend Linda, who has a wealth of Ayurvedic knowledge.

Woodstock Infusions [Hot Yoga]
woodstockinfusions.squarespace.com/
104 Mill Hill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-684-5257

Hot yoga in infrared heat, with vitamin infusions and a smoothie/tea bar.

Spa

Woodstock Spa
woodstockspa.com
62 Ricks Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-679-7800

Woodstock Spa was developed with one thought in mind; everyone deserves to relax and rejuvenate. The boutique facility mixes luxury products with nature.

Menla – Dewa Spa
menla.org/spa
375 Pantherkill Road
Phoenicia, NY 12464
845-688-6897 ext 102

A breathtaking 4000 square foot haven for healing and wellbeing. Experience advanced therapies with ancient roots delivered in dedicated therapy rooms. Dewa also features men’s and women’s steam rooms, infrared and traditional saunas, conventional and rain showers, and more…This is Robert Thurman’s spot (Uma’s dad) and the 1st Westerner to meet the Dali Lama.

SHOPPING

Whether you have a craving for farm-to-store produce, need something for your shoot, or want to pick up a sweater for enjoying the chilly autumn evenings, it’s all within reach, minutes from Cobalt Woodstock.

Who needs the busy hustle and bustle of NYC when you have Ulster County? There are too many shopping options to list, but let’s give you an idea…

Grocery Stores

Mother Earth’s Storehouse
motherearthstorehouse.com
300 Kings Mall Ct
Kingston, NY 12401

An impressive selection of high-quality organic food and natural products.

Adams Fairacre Farms
adamsfarms.com
1560 Ulster Ave
Lake Katrine, NY 12449

Artisan grocery store that sells locally sourced produce and cheeses. They have a wonderful salad bar and take-out options.

Sunflower Market
sunflowernatural.com
75 Mill Hill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498

Clean and sustainably sourced food, 100% organic produce, and a selection of carefully curated items that fit all dietary needs.

Hannaford / Hurley Ridge
stores.hannaford.com/ny/west-hurley/8444
295 State Route 375
West Hurley, New York 12491
845-679-8121

Large grocery store with floral and pharmacy departments (delivery and pre-ordering available).

Shoprite
801 Miron Ln
Kingston, NY 12401

Large grocery store with a pharmacy.

Target Grocery
target.com/sl/kingston/1318
1300 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401

The grocery arm of your favorite brand.

Retail

Explore Tinker Street in Woodstock for eclectic Woodstock treasures…

NYC designers are also opening up shops, adding to the variety of what you can find.

Marshall’s 
1200 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401

Old Navy
1200 Ulster Ave Space W
Kingston, NY 12401

Michael’s
1167 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401

Home Furnishings

Home Goods
1200 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401

Target 
1300 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401

Hardware Stores

The Antique Warehouse (prop-friendly)
99 S Front St.
Hudson, NY 12534
908-399-9445

Harbor Freight
25 Boices Ln
Kingston, NY 12401
845-585-7080

Home Depot
1122 Ulster Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
845-336-4575

Woodstock Hardware
84 Tinker St
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-679-2862

Lowes
901 Frank Sottile Blvd
Kingston, NY 12401
845-382-6000

Houst Hardware
4 Mill Hill Rd
Woodstock, NY 12498
845-679-2115

Herzog’s
151 Plaza Rd
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-6300

Tractor Supply
1611 Ulster Ave
Lake Katrine, NY 12449
845-336-5038

Re Store
406 Route 28
Kingston, New York 12401
845-340-0907

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY

HealthAlliance Hospital Mary’s Avenue (5 miles from our stages)
105 Marys Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-2500