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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Charming, very easy, great neighborhood, kitchsy, great bar and a great value and neighborhood. But . . . This is a house, and at 5 am, someone who I assume is an employee spoke so loud and obnoxiously for the next 3 hours, sleep (I was at the top of the mansion stairs) was simply not a possibility. Here running...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice looking, staff non accommodating, Stopped in on 3/17 for drinks and appetizers, had to wait 20 min before we had to go to the front desk to get service. food was lousy and it's a good thing we're honest. Again had to go to the front desk to get and pay our check.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only spent one night at the Mansions On Fifth but wished we could have stayed longer. It was a truly unique experience in accommodations. Not just a hotel, the Mansions On Fifth is an early 20th century two-house estate, full of charm and elegance, with a rich history. Furnished much like it was when it was first constructed, it's...

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North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is very beautiful with sculped wood work on the walls, stained glass windows, interesting artwork and a lot of history.  Reserved a 1 bedroom suite and got a standard room.  Wasn't told about the room switch at check in.  Issue was rectified by price reduction. Event Friday night with multiple guests, wasn't warned by staff about event and...

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been visiting our children at Pitt for 8 years and always stayed at a major chain hotel in Oakland until this visit. The price was similar to other hotels and we were excited to stay in the mansion! ....but we ended up being next door in what the hotel called the "mansion next door" and...

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Powder Springs, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in the area visiting our daughter at Pitt. We have stayed at the other main hotels on campus that are in the same price range, and this was much nicer. it is an old building, so yes, the wide stairway creaks and the floors are old :-) That is part of its charm! The room was modern with...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Please consider us again when in Pittsburgh!

New York City, New York
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Creaky old mansion. Even creakier service. Definitely eat somewhere else. No bartender. Not much of a menu. I was booked here by sponsor. Won't be coming back. Had to go to kitchen to find somebody to wait on me. Wait being the operative word.

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We strive to make each and every guest's'experience with us comfortable and memorable. With regard to your wait at the bar, that should not have occurred. Other staff are to cover the bar if the bartender is making food for other guests. We have looked into the situation and taken appropriate steps. Thank you...

Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Great night spent at the Mansions for an overnight stay to celebrate a birthday. The staff was welcoming and the room was beautifully designed. History surrounds you every place you look. Friendly on site bar was perfect for pre and after dinner drinks. Continental breakfast supplied with the option for a full breakfast. Service was slow but the food was...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your post. We take a lot of pride in creating a memorable guest experience, and look forward to seeing you for your next stay!

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

I've lived 25 mins away from Mansions on Fifth forever, but didn't know it was there until recently when I wanted to surprise my husband with a night away from the baby for his birthday. We had initially booked for January but my husband had a terrible flu. I had missed the cutoff to cancel but the Mansions was gracious...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

We very much appreciate that you shared your experience and that you enjoyed your time at the Mansions! We look forward to seeing you on your next trip!

Uniontown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful and romantic hotel. When you drive up, the facade to the hotel does not belie what dwells within. Rich mahogany carvings, intricate plaster ceiling work and art galleries await. Each room has its own unique flare. The staff is jovial, knowledgeable, and helpful. Complimentary Continental breakfast is offered (or a full menu) with your own personal French Press...

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Thank you for taking the time to post regarding your experience with the Mansions on Fifth Hotel. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Mansions on Fifth is a grand yet intimate luxury hotel offering personalized service and comfort in its luxurious rooms and suites. Beyond, the Mansions offers the Oak Room where guests can enjoy wines, liquors and fresh, delicious foods, a comfortable library, a century-old wine cellar and inviting wine tasting room, a modern fitness room and the availability of relaxing spa services on site. The hotel is ADA compliant and offers specially designed ADA accessible guest rooms. Business policies include a firm commitment to earth friendly practices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mansions On Fifth Hotel

Address: 5105 Fifth avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh > Shadyside
Price Range: $167 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mansions On Fifth Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Pittsburgh
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“No elevator to the 3rd floor.”
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“DIdn't live up to 'Mansion' or 'Butler' expectations”
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“If you need elevator access, ask when you book. Some of the rooms are walk-ups.”
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“Ask which rooms have a new bathroom, safe and refrigerator.”
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