Meatpacking District

Meatpacking District Travel Guide

Articles about Meatpacking District

By Hillary Geronemus
The secret is out. The lower west side Manhattan neighborhood once reserved for butchers and truckers (and transvestite hookers) is "officially" cool, at least according to the public-relations firm hired in 2003 to promote it as an emerging desti...

Hotels in Meatpacking District

Formerly the headquarters of the National Maritime Union, this Chelsea boutique hotel is housed in a 12-story white building lined with row after row of porthole windows.

Things to do in Meatpacking District

If there’s a sport, you can probably play it at this expansive complex set along the Hudson River with facilities for everything from bowling and rock climbing to year-round ice skating and golf (especially popular because you get to whack balls into nets overlooking the water).