Where To Stay In Pittsburgh: Top 9 Hotels And Vacation Rentals - Updated 2021

where to stay in pittsburgh

There are a lot of hotels and motels in the Pittsburgh area, but not all of them have such great accommodations. Read on to find out our favorite hotels and Airbnb apartments to stay in while enjoying all that is in Pittsburgh.

1. Mansions on Fifth (from USD 145)

Mansions on Fifth was originally the home of the lawyer Willis McCook, his wife, and ten children in the early 1900s. When his daughter Betsy became engaged, he ordered what is now known as the Mansions on Fifth Hotel’s Amberson House, to be built. The mansion is 20,000 square feet (1858 sq m) in size and is of the Elizabethan Revivalist and Tudor style. It’s quite a site to behold and the inside is just as fantastic as the outside. These elegant guest rooms and suites feature a spacious bathroom with glass and ceramic shower enclosures, organic bath and shower necessities, and soft, thick towels to dry off with after a nice shower. Some guest rooms and suites feature fireplaces and jetted tubs as well. The prices aren’t so bad either, starting at 159 USD a night to stay in the beautifully erected home.

Mansions on Fifth

Address: 5105 Fifth Ave
Price: from 145 USD

Free WiFi Process in place to check health of guests Facilities for disabled guests Safety deposit box Shared lounge/TV area Lift Evening entertainment Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus

2. Omni William Penn Hotel (from USD 159)

The rooms here are beautifully furnished with cherry wood and decorated quite elaborately. These hotel rooms are perfect for the business traveler looking for a nice place to stay for a few nights. There is a television in each room as well as a cherry wood desk and dresser for those that will be staying a few nights.

Omni William Penn Hotel

Address: 530 William Penn Place
Price: from 159 USD

Fax/photocopying Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Valet parking Air conditioning Concierge service Smoke alarms Daily housekeeping

3. Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh (from USD 154)

A simple hotel in the middle of Pittsburgh, Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh offers quite the amenities to their customers. There is 24 hour in-room dining, luxury bath products, pet-friendly rooms, valet parking, onsite fitness center, and even a yoga mat in every room for those that love to stay fit while they travel. From 150 USD a night, one will feel spoiled with everything around them.

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh, an IHG hotel

Address: 620 William Penn Place
Price: from 154 USD

Fax/photocopying Bar Valet parking Allergy-free room Physical distancing rules followed Bridal suite 24-hour security First aid kit available

4. The Lofts at Mount Washington (From 400 USD)

More like apartments that can be rented out for short term, these new lofts are located on the top of Mount Washington in Pittsburgh, which means if the traveler has a balcony view, they will get to enjoy a view of Pittsburgh’s skyline. These are more for the travelers that intend to stay a few weeks or even a month since the price can be pretty steep for just a one or two day stay. There is free internet, a pool, pet friendly rooms, and an outdoor grilling area here. Equipped with a kitchen, bedroom, and full bathroom, this is a great place to stay if the trip lasts longer than a month.

The Lofts at Mount Washington

Address: 161 Prospect St, Pittsburgh PA 15211 (see map)

Price: From 400 USD


5. Hampton Inn Pittsburgh (from USD 149)

The Hampton Inn Pittsburgh is a cheaper option for those on budget vacation. The beds are pretty comfy and the employees are always willing to help out if travelers forgot something at home. There is a hairdryer for those that need one in the bathroom, a desk in the main room, and depending on the room size, one or two beds to sleep in. There is a pool and an exercise room for visitors who think they will have time to use the amenities.

Hampton Inn & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown

Address: 1247 Smallman Street
Price: from 149 USD

Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Indoor pool First aid kit available Facilities for disabled guests Physical distancing rules followed Breakfast takeaway containers Process in place to check health of guests CCTV outside property

6. Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center (from USD 135)

This beautiful hotel is not only a great place to stay, but it is also a well known conference center in the area. The bedrooms aren’t too fancy, but the beds are very comfortable. There is a nice sized bathroom with a hairdryer available to those that need it. There is also a desk in the bedroom for those that need to do paperwork or business on their computers. Bedrooms can be upgraded for an additional 10 USD and customers get fluffy bathrobes and spa-like products to use in the shower.

Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center

Address: 100 Lytton Avenue
Price: from 135 USD

Business centre Allergy-free room Lift Vending machine (drinks) WiFi Vending machine (snacks) Daily housekeeping Concierge service

7. Urban converted gas station in heart of South Side (from USD 110)

A cute little apartment in the South Side area of Pittsburgh, this accommodation option is close to dining, bars, and art attractions that are open long into the night. In it is a small kitchen, internet access, and one comfy bed. It’s perfect for a traveling business person or a couple trying to spend some one-on-one time together.

Urban converted gas station in heart of South Side
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
198 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed having food to snack on and for breakfast the outside space is neat
we really liked that there was coffee bagels and eggs in the fridge for breakfast
carrie’s home is filled with love making the stay extra cozy
the place was clean and the furniture was comfortable
the kitchen was stocked with food and everything you need for convenience and comfort
very clean and stylish
the place was stylish and clean
carrie was a wonderful host quick to respond to my questions
carrie was an awesome host the place was artful and original
carrie is also a great host -- very hospitable and helpful
carrie was a great host with clear instructions
worked for what we needed and was pet friendly
amazing location near carson street
amazing location to walk to nearby restaurants and bars
great location if you're looking for a more urban location
great location sweet & unique
great spot and great location
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8. Private, cozy, historic suite near downtown (from USD 190)

This is an adorable little suite that will really put Pittsburgh visitors at ease if they stay here. This is a part of a bed and breakfast, which makes it even cozier. This is a great one bedroom suite for a couple that is traveling in the area. There is one full bathroom and one bed big enough to share with a partner. And if cancellation is a must, there is the ability to get a full refund, including service fees, which is not very common, especially in city-type areas. There is a one night stay minimum, but for those that want to say a few days or even a week, this is great little accommodation for those that love being in the middle of everything in the city.

Private, Cozy, Historic Suite near Downtown
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
108 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great folks great breakfast
amenities were great breakfast was included and service was fantastic
such lovely rooms and outdoor patio space
we enjoyed the special touches of fresh flowers a wonderful cook to order breakfast and toiletries
i can imagine spending days in the library or sitting room to relax all day long
absolutely charming and impeccably clean
very clean place with lots of character
the inn is extremely clean not a detail missed
david's place was clean comfortable and perfect for our stay
the inn is spotless yet inviting and cozy
thank you to the owner and staff
joy and the staff were lovely
staff is incredibly welcoming and helpful
the host responded quickly and was so nice
hosts dave and joy were very kind and responsive
great location accommodations and breakfast
the location is great you are within walking distance of some great bars and restaurants
great location walking distance to many of the best restaurants/ bars in town
breakfast was yummy it’s in a great location to night life
the innis gorgeous close to everything
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9. Ace Hotel Pittsburgh (from USD 169)

A hotel as well as a business center, Ace Hotel in Pittsburgh has beautiful rooms that look more like small apartments than hotel rooms. They each have their own bathrooms with a full bathtub. Depending on the room size needed, there are different bed sizes and some of the bathrooms have a walk in shower instead of a bathtub. They are all equipped with a small desk for those that need to work and a couch is included as well. There is a television in each room for those that need a little relaxing before venturing out into the city.

Enjoy your stay in Pittsburgh

Traveling can be rough, so be sure to plan out your trips in advance so you’re not hustling to get where you want to go. When you make reservations with a hotel, it’s that much easier to enjoy the trip instead of stressing over it.

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