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Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3454 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 (Formerly Wyndham Pittsburgh University Place) (Central Oakland)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Fort Myers, Florida
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78 reviews 78 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice customer service when booking the hotel. Parking was a bit confusing, as you cannot park at the hotel yourself. You can valet for $18/day or try and find parking on the street/a block away at another parking garage. The front desk staff were fine. The beds are strange, way too firm and the pillows are really sub-par as... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is about a mile from Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh. The parking at the hotel was Valet only for $18 with in and out privileges. The two Queen beds were very comfortable and had adjustable dials for mattress to be soft or firm.

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to stay with us and share your experience with others about your stay. We are thrilled that you thought so highly of us while you were here! As you mentioned, we are on the edge of the University of Pittsburgh campus, and a mile down Forbes Avenue from Carnegie Mellon University. We are also... More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose this hotel after much deliberation and must say I made a good choice. I was there over the July 4th weekend. The hotel is very clean, and the staff are welcoming and helpful. It is convenient to restaurants and other sites, and the restaurant in the hotel is very nice also. Because of its location with respect to... More

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Annie, thank you for making a wise choice and staying with us last week, as well as taking the time to share your experience. We are honored that you rated us with high marks, confirming the Excellent job that Michael and the rest our staff does and why we are the hotel of choice for so many people that come... More

New Hope, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have now stayed in this hotel 3 times for college visits. Centrally located and within walking distance of universities and some major sites to round out a college visit/weekend. Safe neighborhood with many restaurants and convenience stores for last minute shopping when dropping off students. Quick drive to lots of interesting areas within Pittsburgh to shop, eat and sightsee.... More

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you for your repeated business while you visit the various universities located here in Pittsburgh. We are excited that each of your stays with us were productive and enjoyed by both you and your family. As you mentioned, Pittsburgh has a lot to offer and is not that dark, dirty 'Steel City' like it was 40 years ago. We... More

Lexington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the hotel over the holiday weekend. The entire staff was very friendly and courteous. I arrived late and they let me order at the restaurant after hours. The location is great and they have a convenient shuttle to get you downtown running hourly.

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you Bob for taking the time to share your experience from when you stayed at our hotel. We are honored that you rated us with high marks, confirming the Excellent job our staff does and why we are the hotel of choice for so many people that come to Pittsburgh for business, leisure, and everything in between. We are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel, clean, staff was extremely friendly and accommodating (Necey, Greg). Nice breakfast. Would definitely recommend to people visiting pittsburgh. Surrounding area with lots of restaurants and museums.

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you Connie for taking the time to share your experience from when you stayed at our hotel. We are thrilled that you thought so highly of us and rated your stay with us a 5* experience. Thank you for commending Greg & Necey at the front desk about the great job that they did as well as our cooked-to-order... More

Nashville, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cleanliness, friendliness, and quality were fantastic. My complaints mostly have to do with noise, the bed was creaky and there was significant road noise in my particular room. For some reason trip advisor requires at least 200 characters to waste the time of folks reading the review, so I have to time some more stuff in here to waste... More

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you Stephen for taking a moment to share your experience from your stay at our hotel. We are thrilled that less than 200 characters was all that your needed to share your positive experience with us. I would like to apologize for the noise that you encountered while staying with us. Located primly in the heart of the Oakland... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stay at this hotel about every 6 weeks. The staff is always very friendly and helpful. The valet service is excellent as well as the hotel staff. It is conveniently located near campus so you can park and walk where you need to or use the free shuttle.

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you Ruthanne for taking a moment to share your experience from your recent stay at our hotel. We are thrilled that you thought so highly of us, and enjoyed all the various local attractions such as the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon Univ, Carlow Univ, Carnegie Art & History Museums, Phipps Conservatory, Soliders & Sailors just to name a... More

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service, I love it that they have cold water/coffee/tea/chocolate near the front desk for guests, and that there's a microwave in the room. I will like to specially compliment Michael, one of the valet/shuttle drivers, he was very helpful and gave me many helpful suggestions/advice when he knew I was searching for apartment and staying here for some time.... More

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience from when you stayed at our hotel. We are honored that you rated us with high marks, confirming the Excellent job our staff does and why we are the hotel of choice for so many people that come to Pittsburgh for business, leisure, and everything in between. We hope that... More

Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in late June, 2014. Overall, no complaints at all. The price seemed a bit higher than expected ($170/pm AAA rate + $18 parking), but for some reason this weekend seemed particularly busy in Pittsburgh and this was one of the most competitive rates could find and in the best part of town. The hotel is somewhat no... More

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Bill T, Front Office Manager at Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, responded to this review

Thank you Karen for staying with us and spending time to review our hotel. We would like to thank you for your praise of our staff & the cleanliness that we strive for a daily basis. Our location right in the heart of the Oakland neighborhood puts us close to all the universities in Pittsburgh, major hospitals, & just down... More

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Address: 3454 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 (Formerly Wyndham Pittsburgh University Place)
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh > Central Oakland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
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#21 Family Hotel in Pittsburgh
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