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Alum Bank, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely love this hotel and would stay there again whenever we would be be in the area. Stayed for 5 nights while our son was having heart surgery at Childrens Hospital. The staff, and I mean everyone, were so friendly, accommodating and caring during our stay. So nice that while we made trip after trip back and forth to the... More 

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3896RIManagement, Manager at Residence Inn Pittsburgh University/Medical Center, responded to this review

Dear Melissa H., Thank you for your review of the Residence Inn Pittsburgh University/Medical Center! We are so happy that your stay with us was excellent. We appreciate your kind words of our exceptional staff and our accommodations. We are thrilled that we were able to make you and your family comfortable during a difficult time. Thank you again for... More 

London
2 reviews
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Nice room and the friendliest and most helpful staff. Breakfast not bad except for plastic bowls and plates.Shuttle bus available to take you and pick you up anywhere in a2 mile radius. Would definitely stay here again

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Fort Worth, Texas
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6 reviews
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

It is impressive driving up to the property as you do drive through a very notable college in PA; however, the property is definitely not up to Marriott's standards. The entire hotel is in much need of a renovation.

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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

This hotel is in desperate need of an update. Chair in the suite was terribly worn. Matrass was sagging. It is over priced. We left after one night and found another hotel. You have to pass through a maze to get from the parking lot to reception and then to your room.

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ohiotravel13
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Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

We happened to be in town on a busy weekend--steelers game, Pitt game and more. They charged us 200 a night for this less than three star hotel. I've stayed at five star properties for less. The bed had a dip in the middle--not super comfortable and housekeeping did not make our bed or replenish any dishes when making their... More 

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Connecticut
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101 reviews
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

My son is attending a local university, so we had planned to use this hotel when visiting him over the next four years. The room was OK and clean (except for the refrigerator being a little dirty). What changed our minds about future visits was the attitude of one front desk staff person. Over the course of our six night... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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62 reviews
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Reviewed October 9, 2016

The Residence Inn could use a little updating, but overall it was good experience. The room was clean and had a kitchen. The hotel is a distance from downtown, but is convenient to University of Pitt on the Hill campus. Getting to the front desk from the parking lot can be a little confusing but they have signs everyone explaining... More 

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Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Fantastic staff and location. One of the better Residence Inn breakfasts. Very nice pool and fitness room. This property seems like a reception center for some of our country's newest visitors with 5 Arabic language television stations and pork products clearly marked (although even having pork products is insensitive to their culture). The management encourages cultural diversity by allowing the... More 

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Stayed over after Pitt football game. The staff could not have been more friendly or accommodating. Yes the hotel is dated but seems like they are gearing up for a reno. That is the reason for the 4 star and not 5. There is a wonderful restaurant right across the street. We also enjoyed having drinks on the patio. Highly... More 

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Reviewed September 10, 2016

This hotel is fine -- some good points and some bad. When we finally found it :-) and tried to pull into the parking garage, we were startled to realize that our mid-sized SUV with a car top carrier on the roof was too tall! However, the security staff was accommodating and allowed us to park overnight in the "park... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Residence Inn Pittsburgh University/Medical Center

Address: 3896 Bigelow Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Price Range: $108 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Pittsburgh University/Medical Center 3*
Number of rooms: 174
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“don't go find another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles georgebK8635JP, Oct 11, 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for a room that faces Mecca!”
 of 5 bubbles Tricaresanta, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“Not sure, try to get a view. THe Queen ste/studio was surprisingly roomy.”
 of 5 bubbles CocoA88, Jul 13, 2016 | Read review
“Get a high room on the east side of the hotel. Nice view!”
 of 5 bubbles BobbyRose, May 25, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a newer more updated room”
 of 5 bubbles conradstx, May 22, 2016 | Read review
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