The NCAA college basketball championship tournament, known by many as “March Madness” has officially kicked off. Whether you’re cheering for your alma mater or your favorite team you can watch it live from the M Club in a luxury building or create your own game with friends on one of these five epic basketball courts in New York.
MiMA, 450 West 42nd Street
MiMA is more than one of Related’s newest luxury rentals. It features M Club, a 44,000 square foot amenity space, complete with a full-sized indoor basketball court, private Equinox gym for residents, a heated indoor lap pool and volleyball court. M Club hosted their third annual residents “four on four” basketball championship, which attracts hundreds of participants and includes live footage and food.
250 West 81st Street, Upper West Side
Designed by Robert A.M. Stern, the architect of some of the city’s most well-regarded classic new buildings, this gorgeous Upper West Side tower has an elegant amenities package to match the residences, including a multi-purpose sports court perfect for celebrating March madness with a basketball game of your own. There’s also an amazing fitness center with Technogym, Peloton equipment and a golf simulator room.
130 William Street, Financial District
This luxury building in the Financial District offers the best of New York City living all under one roof. Designed by award-winning architect Sir David Adjaye, 130 William boasts a comprehensive suite of amenities including a full-scale health and wellness club. The basketball court is great for practicing three-pointers and after working up a sweat, they can cool down in the spa area, which has an infinity edge pool, thermal pool, cold plunge pool, and massage room.
Waterline Square, Upper West Side
This collection of three new condominium towers by world-renowned architects Richard Meier & Partners, Kohn Pedersen Fox, and Raphael Viñoly have over 100,000 square feet of sports, leisure and lifestyle amenities, including this full-sized basketball court. Other amazing indoor sports amenities include a tennis court, soccer field, squash court, 30-foot rock-climbing wall, indoor half-pipe skate park, and a top-of-the-line fitness center
180 East 88th Street, Upper East Side
Rising high above the Upper East Side is 180 East 88 a luxury DDG condominium with an unprecedented amenity program that spans eight floors. On one of the floors is this partial basketball court attached to a private indoor soccer pitch, perfect for year-round practice. Afterward, wind down with some wine in the wine room or continue your workout in the fitness studio or yoga studio.