The Standard, High Line
Guests to this 18-story tower—which hovers above the famed NYC elevated park, The High Line, in the Meatpacking District, are treated to such onsite amenities as The Standard Grill German Biergarten; the Living Room Lounge; an ice rink during the colder months; a 24-hour gym; Le Bain, the hotel’s penthouse discothèque and rooftop bar; free WiFi throughout the hotel; a store for basic items, unique gifts, art books; and more. Any of the hotel’s event spaces and meeting rooms serve as the perfect setting for everything from a board meeting to a swanky celebration. Guests can also tour the city on one of the hotel’s complimentary bicycles.
When it comes to tranquil slumber after a busy day spent sightseeing, the hotel’s various accommodation types, 338 in total, feature floor-to-ceiling wall-to-wall windows that gaze upon the cityscape or Hudson, beds with Italian sheets and down pillows, plasma TVs, iPod-ready stereos, mood lighting rain showers with natural light and city views, custom bath amenities, minibars, 24-hour room service, free WiFi and more.