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Omni William Penn Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   530 William Penn Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
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McKinney, Texas, United States
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37 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here for a conference, and at first, I was upset that I wasn't in the "conference hotel" down the street. After checking in, I changed my mind. Pros: Staff is friendly and accommodating. They helped me find a great jogging path and then provided me with a water when I got back! Check in and check out were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the William Penn Hotel on a 24-hour baseball trip with my adult daughter. The hotel is well located. It's an easy walk to PNC Park and is in a very busy and attractive business district neighborhood. Our rooms were nice and spacious. The bathrooms are small but well equipped with good showers. This is a beautiful old... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived via cab and had to drag our own suitcases up a flight of stairs. Not once did the employees standing there offer to help . The lobby is nice and it has decent food choices. Rooms were clean, but I was disappointed. A few doors down had ordered room service for lunch and it smelled awful. The tray... More

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Mentor, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This hotel is full of history and is absolutely beautiful. The staff was friendly and helpful and we had a great overall experience. The only downside is that we were a few rooms down from the elevator and could hear the dinging night/day and housekeeping must not get a list of who has checked out because they were knocking on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for two nights as part of a baseball roadtrip to here and Cincinnati. It was fabulous. It was a wheelchair accessible room which was somewhat odd in its setup, but it was spacious, clean, modern and well-appointed. The service during our stay was excellent -- not fawning and no snootiness at all -- just professional, friendly and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

When I was a child growing up outside of Pittsburgh our family would sometimes drive into Pittsburgh and we would shop. On occasions we would walk through the William Penn where i was impressed by the grand lobby, the uniformed door men and smells of the restaurant. I moved away to attend college, moved to Seattle, and have not been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Wonderful, clean and elegant hotel. Beautifully decorated lobby. Spacious and comfortable rooms. Super friendly and accommodating staff. Great central location. Will definitely be back! Ruby Toronto, Ontario

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Canton, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My niece and I stayed at the Omni in Pittsburgh because of the price we received online and the Trip Advisor rating. We had a great room to go along with the incredible price. From the valets out front to housekeeping in the hallway, we were treated like valued guests. The hotel is an easy walk to PNC Park and... More

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Newburgh, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Check in went really smooth. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. I was traveling with my sister and mother. The rooms were extremely spacious, but the beds were doubles instead of queens. My sister and I sleep together and our mom sleeps by herself on our trips but this was a little too close. When we went down... More

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Atlanta, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel. Outstanding lobby and facilities. Old, but in very good shape. Excellent staff. Great to just sit in the lobby and enjoy the hotel. Would recommend for weekend with spouse as well as for business.

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Address: 530 William Penn Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Omni William Penn Hotel 4*
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This classic downtown hotel, known as the "Grand Dame" of Pittsburgh, has defined history and elegance since its opening in 1916. A recent multi-million dollar renovation modernized this property to meet the needs of today's traveler. This luxury property is known for its outstanding service, guest room accommodation, and award-winning dining. The Omni William Penn is situated in the heart of downtown with easy access to sporting, culture, shopping and dining. ... more   less 
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