Deadline for Reserving Hotel Rooms is Feb. 28th!

All Teams Must Follow the Stay to Play Policy

The Phoenix Desert Cup  is a stay-and-play tournament for all teams outside of
Maricopa County


Connections Housing is the official housing provider for Phoenix Desert Cup and will provide all the information necessary for your team(s) to book accommodations. Note, if your team resides in Maricopa County, you are exempt from the Stay-&-Play policy. However, if you reside in Maricopa County and need hotel rooms for any night of your stay, you can request a block of rooms by sending an email to:  These requests will be processed AFTER the out-of-state teams have requested their hotels.

Out-of-area teams that receive acceptance to attend:

  • A three-night minimum length of stay for all travel team rooms; all teams play at least one game Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • You must reserve through the PDC18 Connection Housing Bureau and
  • And Required to stay in one of the PDC18 official hotels in order to participate, No Exceptions.

Any team found in violation of these requirements may be subject to disqualification without refund of their entry fee and may jeopardize their participation in any future Rated Sports tournaments.

1. Housing will open in October & all accepted teams will receive invite to access to our housing system.
2. Starting in October, Accepted team managers will receive an email with a link to the system where you will be able to fill out an online request for rooms.
3. You will choose your top 6 hotels (ranked 1-6) and receive a confirmation email of your submission.
*If you do not receive a confirmation email, your request was not submitted*
4. Your block will assigned and you will receive a confirmation email with your block information including deadlines and cancellation information.
5. Email with any questions or if you need help with your access log in link, etc.

As the official Housing Bureau for The 2018  Phoenix Desert Cup Soccer Showcase, Connections Housing and all of our Phoenix hotel partners have prepared for your visit and hope to make your stay an enjoyable one. We invite you to extend your stay. There are lots of fun things to do in the Greater Phoenix area. Make sure you have the time to see them all.

Questions? Contact Housing Call Center
Customer Support Call Center: 404-842-0000