General Information

White uniforms are required for all our general classes, other affiliation patches are not permitted.

The “Essential Jiu Jitsu” No-Gi uniforms are required for all our general no-gi classes.
*Rentals are available , drop-in rates are subject to change.

About Westchester

Essential Jiu Jitsu is located in the charming hamlet of Harstdale, NY (22 miles outside of NYC) in West Chester County.

Westchester County – located in the scenic Hudson Valley, bordering New York City, and surrounded by the beauty of the Hudson River and Long Island Sound. Westchester is a prime destination for business and leisure travel. Our close proximity to the New York Metropolitan area, wide variety of transportation options and unique accommodations make Westchester a convenient and affordable destination.

Nearby Airports

WHITE PLAINS, NY, US (HPN) 6 mi /  10 km NE
NEW YORK CITY LAGUARDIA, NY, US (LGA) 17 mi /  27 km S
J F KENNEDY, NY, US (JFK) 26 mi /  42 km S
NEWARK AIRPORT, NJ, US (EWR) 30 mi /  48 km SW

Nearby Hotels & B&Bs

Residence Inn by Marriott White Plains Westchester County
Cambria Hotel & Suites White Plains – Downtown
Crowne Plaza White Plains-Downtown
Extended Stay America White Plains – Elmsford
Days Inn Elmsford

Airbnb Rentals

Nearby Metro

Hartsdale Metro-North Station (246 ft)
Scarsdale Metro-North Station (1.7 miles)
White Plains Metro-North Station (2.5 miles)
Grand Central Station NYC (22 miles)

Nearby Restaurants, Markets, & Convenience

Copper Kettle Cafe
Azuma Sushi
Frankie & Fanucci’s Wood Oven Pizzeria
The Irish Bank
Bagels and More
VEGA Mexican Cuisine
Peachwave
Candlelight Inn
Bareburger

Eco Green Cleaners
Gangemi Custom Tailors

Rite Aid
Harmon Discount 37

Hartsdale Farmers Market
H Mart
Trader Joe’s

Nearby Shopping & Entertainment

The Westchester
The Galleria at White Plains
Westchester Arts Exchange

Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains (Offers a variety of shops and restaurants)
NYC offers a wide variety of shopping, restaurants, and activities. (Just hop on the Hartsdale Metro-North to Grand Central Station)