TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League today announced a multi-year partnership with HotelPlanner.com, which becomes the Official Online Hotel Reservation Partner of USL. The partnership will focus on providing great hotel options and prices to teams across USL League Two, USL Academy and the Super Y League, as well as to our fans across the USL ecosystem.
HotelPlanner.com is the leading online provider for group travel, providing first-class service for groups including sports teams and business organizations as well as events like weddings and family reunions. Fostering relationships with 55,000+ hotels across the world that specialize in group travel, HotelPlanner.com guarantees the lowest rates of any platform available for its clients and is listed among the top 50 travel sites in the world, booking travel for millions of unique visitors per month.
“We are thrilled to bring on HotelPlanner.com as our Official Online Hotel Reservation Partner,” said Josh Keller, USL Sr. Vice President of Corporate Development & Partnerships. “Travel related expenses are a primary line item for our clubs, and we are always looking for opportunities to drive down costs while maintaining great customer service. HotelPlanner.com will be a great resource for not only our League Two and youth clubs, but all of our fans as well.”
“USL and HotelPlanner are a great match,” said Bruce Rosenberg, President HotelPlanner.com. “Because of the combination of multiple leagues, professional and youth travel require a skilled service and technical provider to ensure quality, consistency and value for hotel stays. HotelPlanner is excited about working with USL to make booking hotels to attend USL events affordable and enjoyable.”
The partnership will offer the 82 clubs in USL League Two, the 50+ clubs set to compete this year in the USL Academy League, and the 80+ clubs & 12,000+ players that compete annually in the Super Y League a streamlined process for travel arrangements as they compete throughout their respective seasons. It will also offer fans of clubs in the USL Championship, USL League One and USL League Two quick and easy booking as they follow their teams on the road over the course of this and future seasons.
For more information on USL partnerships, contact Josh Keller at Josh.Keller@uslsoccer.com.