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
View over the hot tub, swimming pool and ballpark at Chase Field's Riviera Pool's Pavilion in Phoenix.   (Arizona Diamondbacks)
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(Newser) – 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. (Read more Yankee Stadium stories.)