Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines. The Hilton Meadowlands is across the street from East Rutherford’s stadiums and racetracks, including the Meadowlands Racetrack, the Izod Center, and the New Meadowlands Stadium, home of the New York Giants and Jets. Get tickets for your favorite headliner or family event the Meadowlands Sports Complex, also across the street, hosts concerts and shows year-round. The hotel’s complimentary shuttle services the Secaucus Junction station, where you can catch a train to New York’s Penn Station, about 15 minutes away. After a day of meetings or sightseeing, the Hilton’s heated indoor pool is a welcome oasis. Swim a few laps, splash around with your kids, or just relax in a lounge chair, taking in views of the Manhattan skyline through floor-to-ceiling windows. Next to the pool, you’ll find the 24-hour fitness center. In the warmer months, you can kick back on the outdoor sundeck. If you’ve worked up an appetite, sit down to American favorites at the Bergen Social, open for breakfast and dinner. The Lounge offers a casual, sophisticated space for a cocktail or 2 at the restaurant. A full Starbucks, conveniently located onsite in the lobby, pairs a long list of coffee drinks with tantalizing pastries. And if what you want most is privacy, room service is available (limited hours). Need to get a little business out of the way? The 24-hour business center offers printing and computers. Complimentary WiFi access is available in public areas. Extensive meeting-and-event spaces totaling 30,000 sq feet (2,700 sq meters) include a ballroom, boardroom and amphitheater. An area shuttle with a surcharge will take you around. Guestrooms are comfortable retreats with wireless/wired Internet access (surcharge), and 32-inch TVs with premium channels. All rooms are smoke-free. Upgrade your experience with a Club Level room, which includes complimentary breakfast and complimentary hors d’oeuvres in the Club Lounge.