Guests enjoy easy access to Manhattan without the sky-high New York hotel prices. Located in Secaucus, NJ, the Clarion Hotel Empire Meadowlands Hotel is about a 6-mile drive to Midtown Manhattan via the Lincoln Tunnel. For those who wish to avoid big-city traffic and parking, the bus is a quarter-mile from this hotel. More locally, the NFL’s Giants and Jets take the field at the New Meadowlands Stadium, and superstars take the stage at the IZOD Center. For shoppers, the Outlets at the Cove Shopping Center is adjacent to the hotel, and the Harmon Cove Outlet Center is 1.5 miles away. Both spots can be reached via the hotel's complimentary area shuttle (with a 2-mile range). Self-parking is complimentary.
After a day of meetings, shopping, or sightseeing, guests can relax with dinner at the Rivercove Restaurant, which features American fare and views of the river that wraps around the north side of the hotel. Weather permitting, al fresco patio dining is available. The Rivercove Sports Bar serves cocktails and beer to pool players and sports fans, and room service is always available. Guests can swim in the seasonal outdoor pool, break a sweat in the fitness center, or get some work done in the business center. Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout this Secaucus hotel. There's also a concierge desk and a gift shop in the lobby. The property's 14 meeting/conference rooms offer more than 33,000 square feet of event space, with audio-visual equipment, catering and exhibit space - all backed-up by technology support staff. Wedding and banquet facilities are also on site. Secretarial and dry cleaning/laundry services are available.
The 304 guestrooms and suites come with complimentary local calls and TVs with premium cable channels. Before heading out for the day, guests can brew a fresh cup of java in the coffee/tea maker and stash their laptop in the in-room safe. For more space, the suites include spacious sitting areas and sofa beds, as well as microwaves and compact refrigerators. Rollaway beds and cribs are both available on request (surcharges apply).