The holiday season is officially in full swing with a flurry of holiday parties, meal planning, and of course shopping for holiday gifts. Sometimes the best gifts are those of thoughtfulness and purpose. Here is our holiday gift guide to the Lower Hudson Valley.

sothebys wine

Sotheby’s Wine

Sotheby’s offers a pristine collection of handpicked wine sourced from impeccable locations around the globe. Shop online or at their retail store located in Sotheby’s iconic New York headquarters at 72nd Street and York Avenue in Manhattan.




Glenmere Mansion Hotel & Spa

As part of the Northeast’s Relais & Chateaux collection of properties, Glenmere Mansion Hotel & Spa is a Glided Age retreat deep in the rolling farmlands of the Lower Hudson Valley. The magnificent 150-acre estate, which played host to numerous of Ellis Sotheby’s International Realty holiday parties, offers restaurant, hotel and spa gift certificates.




Restaurant X

Located in North Rockland County, Restaurant X is the creation of renowned chef Peter X. Kelly. The New American-style restaurant is located in a charming country house and is known for its creative menu and Sunday champagne brunch. Give the gift of a unique and delightful culinary experience with one of their signature gift card. LEARN MORE>>



John Apollo Gallery

The John Apollo Gallery in Nyack offers works from established and emerging artists in a variety of styles. Explore the gallery or have a one-of-a-kind piece commissioned. LEARN MORE>>



Edward Hopper House Donation

For the person who has everything, a charitable donation in their honor is a special and meaningful gift. While there are numerous worthy organizations, we are particularly found of work done at the Edward Hopper House in Nyack. Their mission is to nurture the local arts community and enrich art education in local schools. DONATE >>



Piermont Straus

Discover unique gifts from pottery to original artwork and books that celebrate Peirmont, and for which are all curated by Laura Straus and her team. SHOP >>


hudon-river watercolor

Beverley Bozarth Watercolors

Beverly Bozarth, a local artist based in Nyack, creates scenic watercolors—many of which illustrate the Hudson River. Her favorite spot for painting is Peirmont pier. One of her paintings would be an exceptional gift that captures the beauty of the river. SHOP >>