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.
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 Avenue, Pittsburgh PA, 15232 (see map)
Pricing: From 159 USD a night
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, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219 (see map)
Pricing: From 200 USD a night
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
Address: 620 William Penn Pl, Pittsburg PA 15219 (see map)
Price: From 150 USD a night
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
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 Pittsburgh/Greentree
Address: 555 Trumbull Dr, Pittsburgh PA 15205 (see map)
Price: From 99 USD a night
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.
Ace Hotel Pittsburgh
Address: 120 S Whitfield St, Pittsburgh PA 15206 (see map)
Price: From 200 USD a night
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, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 (see map)
Price: From 140 USD a night
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 the Heart of South Side
Price: Starting at 93 USD a night
Number of Guests: 1 to 2 Guests allowed
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
Price: Starting at 93 USD a night
Number of Guests: 1 to 2 guests
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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