Issue 5 | February 2021 |
Hudson County is brimming with chic and dazzling hotels, and the Canopy by Hilton Jersey City Arts District is one of the latest and greatest options. In this trendy getaway, you’ll enjoy everything from artisanal bites and hand-crafted cocktails to sweeping views and spacious, art-inspired rooms—all within a stone’s throw of Jersey City’s top attractions.
Hudson County Hotels: Inside the Canopy by Hilton Jersey City Arts District
Trendy Arts-District-Inspired Décor
If there’s one word to describe the Canopy by Hilton Jersey City Arts District, it’d have to be trendy. This astounding hotel, inspired largely by the Arts District it calls home, boasts impeccable character and design that carries from the spacious lobby to each guestroom. The Canopy Central spaces were built to mirror art studios used for painting, drafting, and sculpting work. And the hip digs don’t stop there. Each room has butcher-block powerhouse flooring integrated into the Canopy, with locally curated artwork ripe for admiring.
Delicious Handmade Fare with Festive Cocktails
The local sourcing ethos carries over into the Canopy’s cuisine, with fare that welcomes guests into the heart of Jersey City’s Arts District. Whether it’s a breakfast of local quiche, breakfast pizza, and baked goods from the neighborhood, or made-to-order meals like flat breads and sandwiches at the Canopy Central Bar & Bistro, you definitely won’t go hungry in this hotel. The cherry on top is a refreshing cocktail program created by Proprietors LLC, the consultancy company from the well-known cocktail lounge, Death & Co.
Spacious, Home-Away-From Home Rooms
Whether it’s one night or a week-long getaway, you’ll feel right at home in one of the Canopy’s 211 spacious rooms, including 13 Canopy Suites with upscale amenities like robes and a speaker. True-to-its-location, each room is decorated with Jersey City’s Arts District in mind, which means these spaces pair creative inspiration with cozy slumbers. The hotel’s Serta mattresses ensure top-of-the-line rest time, while the “just-right room” design comes with an open closet system, built-in refrigerator drawers, a Nespresso coffeemaker, and more. Plus, with mobile check-in, you can skip the line and start unpacking within minutes.
Dazzling Outdoor Green Space
The Canopy’s Terrace Garden is a true breath of fresh air, with tables and chairs surrounded by plant walls and greenery. From this outdoor space, you can soak up the energy of the Jersey City Arts District below while sipping on a cocktail or coffee. This terrace is also an attractive spot for meetings and festive gatherings.
Impressive Meeting Space
Wow teams or potential clients in the Canopy’s fresh meeting space, which boasts a variety of gathering spaces, including:The Gallery (1,408 square feet), the Workshop (216 square feet), Studio 1 (594 square feet), and Studio 2 (814 square feet). Meeting hosts can also rent the Canopy’s renowned Terrace Garden (504 square feet) for a get-together under the sun. For a more sustainable event, try Hilton’s linen-less event table option.
The Perfect Home Base for Exploring Hudson County
The Canopy by Hilton Jersey City Arts District is surrounded by Hudson County’s top attractions. Stroll along the nearby waterfront, enjoy the ever-growing Powerhouse Arts District, or head over to the renowned Liberty State Park to see the Statue of Liberty and sweeping Manhattan views. And, with quick access to the Grove Street PATH Station, not to mention free bikes, you have a variety of fun and efficient ways to explore Hudson County and New York City.
For more hotel ideas, check out our comprehensive Hudson County hotel digest.