PRESS RELEASE: Stahl Completes Hyatt House on Expanded Universal Resort™ Campus

Orlando, FL; August 2, 2018  Stahl recently completed construction of the Hyatt House Across From Orlando Universal Resort™ for its client, Summit Hotel Properties.

The nine story, 168-room extended stay hotel features gathering areas, a fitness center, and an outdoor swimming pool. The hotel started accepting reservations on June 27, 2018. The new upscale resort is located within walking distance of Universal Orlando Resort™ and adjacent to Summit Hotel Properties’ existing Hyatt Place hotel.

“Over the course of many years and several successful projects later, the entire Stahl team has shown us that a well experienced, dedicated group can bring value to a project in a number of ways,” said Larry Trowbridge, Senior Vice President and Director of Construction. “During the devasting Hurricane Irma, the Stahl team overcame labor shortages and challenges with the procurement of materials. They successfully got our project back on track swiftly while keeping downtime to a minimum.”

Summit owns upscale hotels in premium market segments and focuses on bringing hotels to markets that exhibit multiple demand generators. Hyatt House Across From Orlando Universal Resort™ is easily accessible from the Orlando International Airport and downtown Orlando as well as being close to large attractions including Volcano Bay™, Walt Disney World® Resort, SeaWorld® Orlando, ICON Orlando 360™, and SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium.

“Our team was deeply engrained in making the Hyatt House Across From Orlando Universal Resort™ a success for our partners at Summit,” said Jessie Bingen, President at Stahl. “We specialize in hospitality construction, and we effectively managed the risk related to this project to deliver a fantastic facility.”

Hyatt Hotels is hosting a grand opening celebration on August 8, 2018.


About Summit Hotel Properties

Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. is a publicly-traded real estate investment trust focused on owning premium-branded hotels with efficient operating models primarily in the upscale segment of the lodging industry. As of June 27, 2018, the Company’s portfolio consisted of 84 hotels with a total of 12,418 guestrooms located in 26 states.

About Stahl
Stahl provides professional consulting; development; general contracting, construction management, design / build, and IPD construction services. We focus on the process of evolving the built environment to create lasting good and ensure our partners find comprehensive success.

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