The Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard will open in January 2014, making it the first hotel in The Navy Yard—a vibrant, mixed-use development in South Philadelphia which has experienced substantial revitalization, drawing companies in numerous industries to make their home there. Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard will be located at 1001 Intrepid Ave., and provide sophisticated hospitality and convenient access to all that the community has to offer.
Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard will offer 172 rooms, including eight suites, and 1,800 square feet of meeting space. Environmentally conscious landscaping will compliment the LEED Certified building, which is sound engineered for quiet retreats. The hotel will provide complimentary internet and parking, as well as a plethora of dining options. The Bistro will feature both indoor and alfresco dining and serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard will also be home to the only Starbucks open to the public within two miles. A 24-hour market rounds out the hotel’s dining amenities.
Spanning more than 1,200 acres, The Navy Yard is home to a diverse mix of office, industrial, manufacturing, research and development tenants. The dynamic, mixed-use urban development includes waterfront amenities, mass transit and great public spaces with a focus on historic preservation, sustainability and smart growth. More than 70 percent of the businesses in The Navy Yard are start-ups or are new to the Philadelphia community.
“The Navy Yard is changing the business landscape of Philadelphia, and Marriott is proud to be a part of its growth,” said Derek Beckman, General Manager of the Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard. “The rebirth occurring will certainly be enhanced by the addition of a hotel to serve the thousands of people who travel for business and pleasure to Philadelphia.”
Located in a booming area of commerce and culture, the Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard is six miles from Philadelphia International Airport and four miles from City Hall. The hotel is less than one mile from South Philadelphia Sports Complex and Xfinity Live!, which house numerous entertainment venues and home team arenas. The Navy Yard also offers a complimentary shuttle to Center City during peak weekday hours.
For more information, visit www.courtyard.com.