Where Luxury Meets Convenience
Following a 20 million dollar renovation, Honor's Haven Resort & Spa (formerly known as the Fallsview Resort & Spa) has transformed itself into one of the most luxurious resorts in New York state. Located in Ellenville, New York, just 90 minutes from New York City, it is also the most conveniently located hotel for your Pesach vacation. With beautiful grounds, lush scenery and a stately atmosphere reminiscent of days gone by, Honor's Haven is now the crown jewel of the Catskills. Nestled between the Shawangunk and Catskill Mountains, Honor's Haven offers a wide assortment of facilities, activities and exceptional service in a beautiful rustic setting.
Honor's Haven Resort features completely refurnished and remodeled rooms and suites with beautiful modern touches. Its 232 rooms and suites with marble bathrooms, new furnishings and majestic mountain views make guests feel right at home, while offering the luxury and comfort of a resort hotel. The fully renovated main dining room features windows with picturesque views of the golf course, a private lake and the Shawangunk Mountains. The championship golf course, designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr., offers an exquisite taste of nature as its backdrop. The resort is surrounded by miles of hiking trails, as well as the beautiful waterfall, discovered in the 1800's, after which the hotel was formerly named.
On-site facilities include indoor/outdoor tennis courts and basketball, an indoor swimming pool, an indoor Jacuzzi overlooking the pool, a private lake and mountains, a fitness facility featuring Cybex cardio and strength training equipment, dry and steam saunas in ladies' and men's spa areas, hot and cold tubs available in the ladies' spa area, a variety of spa services including Swedish massage, a cinema movie room, a nightclub style showroom, a video arcade and ping pong, boating and fishing.
Your Destinations host, Yossi Zablocki, has years of experience operating in the Passover and kosher resort industry and has served thousands of satisfied guests. He is known for bringing in superior entertainment and activities, and the Destinations 2017 Pesach program will be one for the ages. Adding to the festive environment it is with pride and pleasure that Destinations welcomes back Mark Hamezt from the legendary Kay Caterers as our Pesach caterer. Kay Caterers has operated for the better part of 50 years and, under the direction of Mark Hametz, and brings a wealth of experience, elegance and exquisite cuisine to our program. Kay Caterers and Mark Hametz catered for over 30 years at the Lincoln Square Synagogue, becoming one of the elite glatt kosher caterers in the New York, New Jersey, Connecticut area. Kay Caterers is now the exclusive kosher caterer at the Jericho Jewish Center and at the Hamlet Golf Club in Commack, Long Island. Mark Hametz was also the first kosher caterer to do a kosher Club Med in Huatulco, Mexico, as well as Passover in Chateau Whistler, Passover at the Deauville Beach Resort in Miami Beach, Florida, and Passover at Nita Lake Lodge in Whistler, British Columbia. His team of culinary experts are sure to bring you the finest in Pesach dining."
Our program features a fun-filled children's day camp run by Chaya Padawer, teen activities and the most exciting live evening entertainment acts during Chol Hamoed. Our daytime program includes a variety of activities, including Israeli dance, simcha and line dancing, exercise classes, social activities, inspiring holiday lectures, group discussions and daily shiurim conducted by our Rabbis and Scholars-in-Residence. Dov and Shani Hikind, Professor William Helmriech, Dr. Mordechai Gampel, Author Ann Koffsky & Rabbi Ari Sytner and Rabbi Yecheil Lichtenstien are just some of the fantastic lecturers we will be featuring this year. Destinations is also pleased to welcome back Rikki Semel who will be returning to lead more fitness and dance classes than ever before.