by The Navy Yard
December 17, 2015
Ensemble Investments, LLC is proud to announce the Courtyard Philadelphia South at the Navy Yard, an Ensemble property, has won a Marriott Design Excellence award for Best Custom Project.
Ensemble received the prestigious award at the CONNECT Conference, December 9 through 11, in Kissimmee, Florida.
Marriott bestows these awards to businesses every 18 months for standout projects in a range of categories, including Best Custom Project, Best Opening, Best Prototype Project, Guest Satisfaction Excellence and Outstanding Contribution. The projects that perform exceptionally well in a specific category under Marriott’s Architecture & Construction group guidelines are judged worthy of the design awards.
“We are pleased with Marriott’s recognition of the state-of-the-art design of the Navy Yard Courtyard Marriott,” said Conrad Garner. “We strive for excellence in all of our designs, and feel particularly excited about the dazzling Navy Yard hotel. Our team truly showcased its expertise in innovative, impressive design.”
“We are honored to receive Marriott’s recognition of the state-of-the-art design of this exciting hotel in the Philadelphia Navy Yard,” said Conrad Garner Vice President of Developmental Services. “We strive for excellence in all of our developments, and our team truly showcased its expertise in innovative, impressive design with this hotel.”
The contemporary Courtyard Philadelphia South at The Navy Yard opened in January 2014 after 15 months of construction, with numerous modern and environmentally-friendly amenities, including LEED certification for energy efficiency. Style and relevance within the context of the exceptionally master planned Philadelphia Navy Yard were cornerstones of the hotel’s development.
Beyond its striking facade, the hotel’s 172 guest rooms feature spacious bathrooms, a Marriott Bistro Bar, and modern fitness and meeting spaces.
“Earning this award is a tribute to the hotel as well as the incredible development occurring in the Philadelphia Navy Yard,” said Garner. “We look forward to continuing this tradition of excellence with Marriott on future projects.”