One of Manhattan’s most distinctive art deco skyscrapers, The Downtown Club is one of the city’s premiere downtown residences. Waterfront views are abundant from this soaring hi-rise. It was converted from the Downtown Athletic Club in 2005, where it played host to the Heisman Memorial Trophy ceremony (awarded to the nation’s outstanding collegiate football player) beginning in 1935. In the spirit of the buildings athletic history, The Downtown Club boasts one of the largest amenities areas in Manhattan.
Neighborhood– Battery Park City
On the downtown edge of Manhattan, Battery Park City is the borough’s more suburban haven. The neighborhood rests along the Hudson River and is filled with parks, playgrounds, water views and a stunning river-walk esplanade. Battery Park City is truly the perfect place for families or those looking for a more quaint part of the big city.