Swank Suites Sweeten Stadiums

New stadiums taking private boxes to the next level
By Michael Quinn,  Newser User
Posted Mar 27, 2008 2:45 PM CDT
Swank Suites Sweeten Stadiums
View over the hot tub, swimming pool and ballpark at Chase Field's Riviera Pool's Pavilion in Phoenix.   (Arizona Diamondbacks)

Private boxes are great on game day, and sports clubs are taking it to the next level, giving well-heeled fans super-sumptuous treatment—in return for deluxe bucks. Forbes rundowns some of the priciest stadium suites:

  1. Yankee Stadium’s Legend Suites: $2,500 per front row seat per game, or $1 million for a 5-year contract
  2. Nationals Parks Washington Suites: $400,000-plus per year, private porch included

  1. Center Court Skyview Suites at Wimbledon’s All England Lawn Tennis Club:  $2,500-$7,500 per day includes a butler, balcony, and Center Court seats
  2. Riviera Pools Pavilion at Phoenix’s Chase Field: $6,500 per game nabs you a pool and hot tub
  3. Platinum Executive Suites at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre: up to $465,000 per year gets you gourmet catering and cherry wood interiors.

To see the full list, click the link below. (More Yankee Stadium stories.)

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