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Holiday Inn Express Pittsburgh South Side

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   20 South Tenth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
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Ranked #24 of 54 hotels in Pittsburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

We stayed here over night for a wedding. We were very pleased with our stay. The front desk was VERY nice, polite, and helpful. Our check in was fast and the gentleman at the front desk, I believe it was Lamar, could not have been better with his customer service. He helped us to plan when we would have to... More

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FOMHIXS, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Pittsburgh South Side, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and taking time to tell us about your stay. I am ecstatic to hear that you find our rooms clean, and shuttle convenient. Thank you for also highlighting one of our staff members Lamar, he is truly a superstar for us, and we are glad that he left a positive impression on you. We thank... More

Lynchburg, VA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

I reserved a block of rooms for my wedding guests at the Holiday Inn Express in late June and the staff was very accommodating and timely through the reservation process. When I went to check in I was told that there would be “some construction going on” in the hotel. I said it would be fine and it was no... More

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FOMHIXS, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Pittsburgh South Side, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about your stay. I am sorry to hear about the delays you had due to the renovation that was taking place in our hotel. Being in a time sensitive profession, we understand how important time is to you, especially on your big day. As you have already shared our GM has already reached out... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012 via mobile

construction appears to be complete. good breakfast,awesome views, helpful staff ( let me borrow scissors and tape). im a picky sleeper but the pull out bed was comfortable to me. i did hear the train every once in awhile but not enough to keep me awake. if you are from out of town, walk down east carson street day or... More

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FOMHIXS, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Pittsburgh South Side, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to fill out a survey on TripAdvisor. I am belated to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations during your stay with us. The deluxe complimentary breakfast has become a staple for Holiday Inn Express with those delightful cinnamon rolls, and pancakes. Our staff has been working tremendously hard to deliver great consistent service, and I... More

Acme, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

We stayed here during the week to avoid traffic after the AWESOME Pittsburgh fireworks. We weren't disappointed. Front desk was accommodating when we requested early check-in, Dee in the breakfast nook was SUPER friendly despite crowded conditions and both Mr. Chip and David D. were friendly, efficient shuttle drivers. After the 4th of July celebration at the Point, we walked... More

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Thank you for taking time out of your day to tell us about your stay. We are overwhelmed with excitement to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am glad to hear that we were able to get you checked-in early, and assist in getting your days activities started. Thank you for also taking time to highlight some... More

Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I booked in a prepay bidding no-name deal about three months ahead so I was really stuck when I discovered that this hotel had some problems. It is in a party area of Pittsburgh (Carson St is famous for this) and my first night there was a major celebration going on next door which the staff quickly responded to twice... More

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Management response:

Thank you for taking time out of you day to tell us about your stay. Carson Street is definitely a big draw for us as a hotel but we also do a lot of corporate business as well. With that being said we do our due diligence on crowd control, and outside of the room noise, we want our guest... More

Ridgway, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I was there for 4 days and 3 nights and couldn't ask for much better accomidations and staff. All was good there. The closest restaurant was closed for reconsyruction and I had to walk alot to get a bite to eat. Their shuttle drivers we great and got me to exactly where I wanted to go.

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Thank you for taking time to tell us about your stay. I am belated to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations and our staff. Our shuttle drivers do a great job and our very knowledgeable about the local restaurants, and the area in general. Again thanks for your review and we hope that you will join us again soon. More

Altoona, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

Excellent and friendly service ! Shuttle service available which we used, which made coming to Pittsburgh easy and enjoyable. Location is great, near many places to eat. Room was clean, and comfortable bed. Great view also !

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Management response:

Thank you for taking time to tell us about your stay. I am excited to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are truly committed to service at this hotel and we are glad that you, our valued guest take notice. Our shuttle is a great feature that most of our guest love, and find to be a... More

Waterloo, Ontario
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
265 helpful votes 265 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

on our first ever stay in Pittsburgh we opted to stay at this particular Holiday Inn. Before talking about the hotel, I want to say that my wife and I loved Pittsburgh, and will definately be back. There is a lot to see and do in this city, and contrary to some of our expectations we found it to be... More

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Management response:

Thank you for taking time to write a review about your experience with us. As you have mention Pittsburgh is a beautiful city. Voted by Forbes magazine as most Livable City, and US News Up in Coming City for Young Adults Pittsburgh is full of fun activities for all ages. I am glad that you find our hotel shuttle convenient,... More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

I booked this hotel for a one night stay while attending a wedding nearby. (this was the closest suggested hotel) Upon arrival, I was running late. Check in was quick and efficient. I was told the hotel shuttle was on a first come first served basis. and could take me to where I needed to be( about 2 milles away)... More

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Management response:

Thank you for sharing with us on TripAdvisor about your stay. Our shuttle can get very busy during peak times, which can create longer wait times. However we have cross trained some of our team members, so they are able to drive the extra shuttle when needed. I am glad that Ashley was able to play hero, and get you... More

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81 reviews 81 reviews
35 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

I am a business traveller that has experienced all sorts of hotels in various states of repair. This one is certainly going through a renovation and hopefully at the end of it,It will be an improvement of where it currenly rates ! The reception area is OK and I found check in very smooth and quick,I was rather taken back... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Management response:

Thanks for taking time out to tell us about your stay with us. As you stated we are currently undergoing a multimillion dollar renovation which we hope will put us on par with our competition, if not a step above. I am glad that you found check-in smooth, and were able to get situated in your room. We do charge... More

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Address: 20 South Tenth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
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Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Pittsburgh South Side 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#16 Romantic Hotel in Pittsburgh
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The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Pittsburgh is conveniently located in Pittsburgh's historic South Side, well known for its famous Carson Street Nightlife. We are just a few blocks' walk to such great eateries as Mallorca, Pramanti Brothers, Carson City Saloon & the Cheesecake Factory. Shopping is also just a short walk away with something for everyone at South Side Works or Station Square and many others. During your stay at the Holiday Inn Express hotel take in a game at Heinz Field, home of the Steelers, PNC Park, home of the Pirates or Concol Energy Center, home of the Penguins. For our corporate guests we are located just a shuttle ride away from such companies as US Steel, Finmeccanica Spa, PPG Place, the FBI building, Dynavox and General Dynamics. We also offer an on site restaurant & lounge open until 10pm, Bridge Ten Brassiere. Visit Pittsburgh & Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Pittsburgh! ... more   less 
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