Chelsea Piers Connecticut (CPCT) has announced that the Sheraton Stamford Hotel has signed a multi‐year contract to be the official hotel of the new Chelsea Piers Connecticut sports facility.
Designed to host year‐round tournaments for hockey, lacrosse, swimming, squash, gymnastics, tennis, basketball and volleyball, CPCT will be a hub of activity for traveling sports teams and leagues. Conveniently located near downtown Stamford, the hotel will provide visiting teams with comfortable accommodations and outstanding customer service. Teams will be made to feel welcome not only at CPCT, but also to the city of Stamford.
“As a parent of three children who travel on teams, we were thrilled to find a hotel that is a real attraction and located between downtown Stamford and our facilities,” commented David Tewksbury, President Chelsea Piers Connecticut.
The Sheraton Stamford also offers breakout rooms in the hotel ideal for team meetings. The relationship with CPCT will allow the hotel to host off‐site company getaways with team building options. The Sheraton will also enjoy branding benefits at the 400,000‐sq‐ft property.
“The multi‐year agreement with Chelsea Piers Connecticut is indicative of several trends we see that suggest and affirm that our massive multi‐million dollar renovations, brand name change, and emphasis on guest service scores have had significant influence on our ability to attract esteemed organizations and companies such as Chelsea Piers Connecticut,” said Mike Bennett, General Manager, Sheraton Stamford Hotel.
“Our respective companies represent all that is new and promising in Stamford, and not only bode well for us, but for the community at large. We are thrilled to be enjoined in partnership with such a professional organization whose cutting edge sports and recreational facility will awe anyone who visits. Exciting things are happening in Stamford and we are in the middle of it all!”
ABOUT SHERATON STAMFORD HOTEL
Located in the heart of downtown, Sheraton Stamford Hotel is close to the city’s most important offices and attractions, and just a 45‐minute train ride to New York City. The hotel’s 379 comfortable, stylish guest rooms feature the Sheraton Sweet Sleeper BedTM and 37” flat screen televisions. Hotel amenities include Wi‐Fi access, 24‐hour business center, fitness center, indoor heated pool, the Link@Sheraton experienced with Microsoft®, National Rental Car desk available in lobby, and more than 20,000 square feet of flexible function space. Dining options include 700 on Main, 700 on Main Lounge and the Link @Sheraton Café. For more information about the Sheraton Stamford Hotel, visit www.sheratonstamford.com.