PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--US Squash and Study Hotels have announced a partnership for the 2017-2018 season, including Official sponsorship of the 2017 U.S. Open presented by Macquarie Investment Management and the Arlen Specter Pennsylvania Championships (JCT) in Philadelphia.
“We’re so pleased to partner with Study Hotels, they are a perfect fit for our community which values a calm, restful, sophisticated atmosphere. Squash participation in the U.S. has doubled in the last five years, and having The Study in two key markets, Philadelphia and New Haven, where we host nearly the majority of our events, makes our partnership a natural one,” stated Kevin Klipstein, President of US Squash.
The Study at University City Hotel in Philadelphia will be hosting guests attending the 2017 US Open and Pennsylvania JCT through October 15th. The Study Hotel is located at the intersection of 33rd Street and Chestnut Streets in West Philadelphia---at the crossroads of University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University and only one block from the U.S. Open’s location in Drexel’s Daskalakis Athletic Center.
“The squash community fits our demographic precisely and we are proud to be partnering with US Squash. Our Yale property has hosted many families and athletes attending events since its opening in 2009. We’re excited that our guests in Philadelphia will have a chance to witness world-class squash competition at the US Open this week and next,” said Paul McGowan, Study Hotels President and Founder.
Study Hotels, with current locations in New Haven, Connecticut, and University City, Philadelphia, is a lifestyle brand conceived to accommodate the needs of university markets by offering high-quality, full-service lodging. The Study at Yale Hotel, with 124 deluxe guestrooms to choose from, including 8 “Study” signature guestrooms and a Presidential suite, is located in the heart of Yale University’s vibrant Arts Campus. Heirloom Restaurant; located inside The Study at Yale, provides a gathering place for friends and family, a Farm-Coastal dining experience with a neighborhood ambiance showcasing innovative – seasonal cooking.
The Study at University City Hotel encompasses 212 well-appointed guest rooms, suites and “Study” signature guestroom accommodations. The second floor of the hotel consists of event and light-filled social catering spaces including an impressive banquet salon. Also offered at The Study at University City, is CO-OP Restaurant & Lounge, positioned at the bustling corner of 33rd and Chestnut streets in the heart of University City. CO-OP combines a casual neighborhood restaurant offering a fresh perspective on city dining in an open, light-filled space.