in red hook

185 Van dyke st.

new york: we reopen in red hook september 22nd. get on the list for all upcoming event, membership, and pop-up details.



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We’re HotBox, New York’s first and only wood-burning sauna on wheels. We’ve been serving the five boroughs hot heat as a cool sanctuary away from the city.


Made from sustainably sourced hemlock, HotBox accommodates 8-10 people at a time. Kept at toasty 180 degrees, visitors are encouraged to split their 90-minute session into 10-min rounds, breaking to relax and hydrate. Each session includes a plush robes, plenty of H₂0, a cold plunge for cooling, and lots of hygge (that's Danish for "cozy good times").

HotBox is a safe and positive space for all people to feel good and sweat. 




Where are y'all?
We're currently in Red Hook, smack dab in between Steve's Key Lime and Valentino Park. Great views, better vibes.


How hot does the sauna get?
It gets hot. The temperature is typically kept at 170-180 degrees.


How long can I stay in the sauna?
We recommend doing a few 5-15 minute rounds. 


What does a session cost?
A 90 minute sauna session is $45 and includes plenty of H₂0 and other daytime + nighttime refreshments. If we aren't too busy, longer hangs are always welcome.


What about rentals?
Sure, we do that. Shoot us an email here with rental details and we'll chat.


How many people fit in there?
The sauna can fit 8-10 people. 


What should I bring?
We recommend bringing a swimsuit, towel, water bottle, and sandals. 


What if I forgot?
No sweat. We rent out comfy robes and towels for $5.


Can I change into stuff there?
Definitely. We have changing rooms on site.


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