STAMFORD, Conn.—Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide announced the opening of Sheraton Pittsburgh Airport Hotel just outside Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT). Owned by an affiliate of Platinum Equity, the hotel completed a multi-million dollar renovation prior to re-opening in order to meet Sheraton brand standards. The opening is part of the Sheraton brand’s strategic $8 billion expansion effort.
“Sheraton is delighted to be adding depth to our Pittsburgh portfolio with the addition of this ideally located property as we continue to expand the brand in dynamic markets, worldwide,” said Hoyt Harper, global brand leader, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts. “Sheraton Pittsburgh Airport Hotel provides travelers with a stylish, comfortable and social atmosphere where they can enjoy all the brand’s recently enhanced signature services and amenities.”
As part of its renovations, the hotel implemented the Sheraton brand’s signature Link@Sheraton experienced with Microsoft, and all 200 guest rooms were fully renovated and equipped with the all-white Sheraton Sweet Sleeper bed, oversized work desks, ergonomic chairs, high-speed Internet, and LCD flat panel televisions.
Sheraton Pittsburgh Airport Hotel provides approximately 9,000 square feet of flexible meeting space with all the latest in meetings technology. Additional amenities include a full-service restaurant and lounge, outdoor pool, Sheraton Club Lounge, and fully renovated fitness facility.
“We have transformed the hotel, fundamentally improved operations and enhanced the total experience for travelers,” said David Aroesty, principal, Platinum Equity. “We are excited to re-open as a Sheraton and offer guests all of the enhanced benefits and amenities that are part of the Sheraton brand.”