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Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center

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#37 of 79 hotels in Pittsburgh
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With an enviable location in the heart of Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood and just steps from Carnegie Mellon and several world-renowned UPMC hospitals, the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center hotel exemplifies the best among Pittsburgh hotels. Travelers looking for a hotel in the center of Pittsburgh's medical and educational district and walking distance to University of Pittsburgh will find this non-smoking hotel ideal, and leisure travelers will delight in the myriad of sporting events, shopping, dining and renowned attractions offered in the Pittsburgh area and within easy reach of this hotel. After a long day of travel, guests can unwind with a relaxing dip in the heated indoor pool. Bridges Restaurant and Lounge offers upscale yet casual dining and affords guests the opportunity to enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner without needing to leave the hotel. A fully equipped fitness center is available for those who like to stay active or enjoy relieving the stress of a long day of conducting business. Guests enjoy the convenience of ample parking, available for a nominal daily fee, or may choose to leave the driving to the hotel by taking advantage of the complimentary shuttle service offered within a three-mile radius of this Pittsburgh University Center hotel. Each of the 251 well-appointed guest rooms includes thoughtful amenities like plush bedding, an ergonomic work station, and free Wi-Fi Internet. Guests upgrading to an Executive Level room enjoy a private, key-access floor, plush bathrobe and access to the private club lounge. This Pittsburgh hotel features seven newly renovated meeting rooms totaling 7,333 square feet of meeting space. The event rooms range from a 400-square foot event room that comfortably seats 25 people to a 3,500 square foot ballroom that accommodates up to 600 people for a reception, 250 people for a banquet, or 30 8X10 feet exhibit booths.
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Business Center with Internet Access
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Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Marvin is fabulous! He was very friendly and always remembered us! Rooms were clean! This is requiring me to write 200 characters so I’m just filling up space now because all I wanted to say was Marvin was great!
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We stayed here for a wedding recently. First, the positives: the front desk service agent was quite friendly once we got to him. There was a line of about 3-4 people in front of us, with two agents working, and our wait was around 20 minutes. The connected bar was probably the best part of the whole stay. Great service and selection, great setup, a great place to hang out. The Average: the room itself was pretty average. The lighting int he bathroom was quite dim. The parking was a little bit tough, there was a small parking lot, and an even smaller parking garage. I found one spot in the garage, I don't know what my options would have been without it. I can't speak too much on location, as we utilized the shuttle, which was staffed by a very friendly gentleman who accomodated us well. Overall, I probably wouldn't stay here again, but it wouldn't be catastrophic if I had to.
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The staff here are always friendly and helpful. Specifically Marvin at check in/front desk is superb. He is efficient, friendly and in good spirits. Mary, who does housekeeping on the ninth floor and sometimes eighth floor is tremendous. What a friendly, caring person. I also appreciate the staff in the restaurant for breakfast. I stay at this hotel often and a never disappointed.
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Great customer service and i will stay next time i'm in town. Everyone i cam in contact with at this hotel was professional and ready to assist in any way possible. Even the shuttle driver was courteous and respectful and helpful,
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Mary cleaned my room every day. But more importantly than just doing her job, she always took the time to say hello and have a short exchange. That human interaction no matter where I go is always appreciated. I'd also like to thank the gentlemen at the front desk. Marvin exemplifies everything you want when greeting people and looking after them. He makes you feel like a friend and that nothing is too much trouble - even after the numerous times I'd lost my key card, or left it in my room. Never an issue. The staff here are incredibly personable and that, in my opinion, is more important than anything I can say about the location, or the amenities. Just in case you're wondering, I have nothing negative to say .
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PRICE RANGE
$114 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
holiday inn pittsburgh university hotel pittsburghpittsburgh holiday inn
LOCATION
United StatesPennsylvaniaPittsburgh
NUMBER OF ROOMS
251
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