MCLEAN, Va.—Northern New Jersey’s newest Hilton Hotels and Resorts property, the 427-guest room Hilton Meadowlands, is now open in East Rutherford. The property, which recently completed the first phase of a multi-million dollar renovation, converted from the Sheraton flag.
Offering views of the New York skyline, Hilton Meadowlands is situated across the street from the Meadowlands Complex, New Jersey’s sports and entertainment hub; minutes from MetLife Stadium, host to the 2014 Super Bowl; four miles from New York City and 15 minutes from Newark Liberty International Airport.
“We are thrilled to welcome Hilton Meadowlands to our portfolio, expanding our presence in New Jersey to nine Hilton Hotels and Resorts properties,” said Rob Palleschi, global head, Hilton Hotels and Resorts. “This hotel offers an ideal location just outside Manhattan and nearby attractions along with the updated amenities and services our guests want and have come to expect from our brand.”
With 30,000 square feet of meeting and event space, Hilton Meadowlands can accommodate up to 1,000 guests attending meetings or social events in its 11,500 square foot Diamond Court Ballroom and up to 500 people in the 5,200 square foot Derby Ballroom. Smaller groups can access up to 15 meeting rooms supported by an executive meeting specialist, convention services staff and audio visual production services and equipment. The meeting facilities also features a 4,100 square foot International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) certified conference center.
The hotel features the 130-seat Chairman’s Grill, offering American cuisine; The Lounge, featuring light fare; and a Starbucks Café. The property also offers an indoor swimming pool, sauna and whirlpool, fitness room and business center.