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Lake Mills, Wisconsin
Reviewed 25 June 2013

I just spent three nights at The Priory Hotel and I'll make a point of staying there again when I return to Pittsburgh. The courtyard in the back with its fountain and flowers, is perfect for rest and reflection. Good to begin the day by eating their european style breakfast out there, too. The staff was truly helpful and proactive...

Thank Karen G
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This kind of comfort never goes out of style. Walking distance to the ballparks, museums, and Max's Allegheny Tavern. A friendly,attentive staff, an excellent European style breakfast, and new amenities like a shuttle service (which we did not need), and an exercise room (which we need, but did not use), makes the Priory the only hotel I will ever stay...

2Thank 19mary55
Reviewed 22 June 2013 via mobile

As many review said, this is a very well maintained boutique hotel. Can still see the old buildings trace but everything is clean and comfortable. Love their breakfast with fine delicious cold cut and cheese.

Thank Kathy W
Stockton, California
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Stayed at the Priory 3 days on business. Mostly loved it but with a few caveats... 1) If you are bothered by old fixtures, floors that squeak and doors that sometimes don't always fit right, go stay at the Marriott. If you appreciate lots of effort to maintain the original (or at least old) features of a historic hotel, this...

1Thank Cheapmeister
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 June 2013

I recently spent a night at The Priory while in Pittsburgh on business. I was drawn to it based on favorable trip advisor reviews, its interesting history as a converted monastery, and its very reasonable price (around $200). I was very pleased with the property. Front desk service was friendly, my room (king bed, on the first floor) was clean...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 June 2013

We live about an hour out of Pittsburgh and wanted to get away for our anniversary but weren't able to go far. The Priory was perfect for us; the building is beautiful, and beautifully maintained. We had a king room overlooking the courtyard and loved it; the bar was delightful and our stay was very restful.

Thank Kelly C
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 June 2013

My wife's subordinate got married, so we made the trip to Pittsburgh. The reception was in the Grand Hall, which is gorgeous beyond belief. Those getting married, take note! We then stayed in the Priory. The neighborhood is a bit sketchy, my wife, who grew in this area, said the grocery store down the block had off duty police officers...

3Thank Kevin P
Hamilton, Virginia
Reviewed 4 June 2013

My wife and I spent three nights at The Priory as part of her birthday celebration. Don’t think of the place as a traditional B&B, because it’s more like a small, boutique hotel. They appear to have sufficient staff to accommodate guests in forty or so rooms, which includes a very handy shuttle service. It provided on call pick-up at...

2Thank Beggg
Reviewed 2 June 2013

As others have noted, the Priory is a lovely old building in perhaps not the loveliest of Pittsburgh's neighborhoods. My husband and I found the staff to be helpful and friendly, our room was clean and comfortable, the daily breakfast was satisfactory, and we really liked the hotel's cozy bar and courtyard areas. I had a few quibbles with the...

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Louisville, KY
Reviewed 17 May 2013

We only stayed one night on the first leg of a 10-day vacation. The hotel is a former monastery which retains much of the architectural and historical detail. We stayed in the newer wing which has been replicated to match the older building. The rooms are much larger in the new wing. The Monks' Bar was charming with decent small...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A former Benedictine Monastery, the Priory Hotel is a boutique hotel located in the heart of Pittsburgh's historic Deutschtown district. Built in 1888 (with a new addition which opened in January 2011), the Priory offers late 19th century historic ambiance, with all of the modern amenities, including flat screen televisions, in-room safes and coffee service, and complimentary hard wired and wireless Internet service. The Priory is within easy walking distance of many Pittsburgh attractions, including the Andy Warhol Museum, National Aviary, PNC Park and Heinz Field, and is less than a mile from downtown Pittsburgh. The Priory Hotel offers a complimentary European-style Continental breakfast every morning; parking is complimentary as well. Don't feel like leaving the property? Our Monks' Bar is open daily, and you can enjoy a cool drink in our cozy sitting room (with a wood burning fireplace), or out in our garden courtyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Priory Hotel

Address: 614 Pressley St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Price Range: RM509 - RM736 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Priory Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Priory Hotel Pittsburgh
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Pittsburgh
#6 Family Hotel in Pittsburgh
#20 Business Hotel in Pittsburgh
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“Ask for their biggest available, or overlooking the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles coyle101, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“get a newer room -- ours was a bit old”
 of 5 bubbles KarlKarl_Jacobs, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“"Rooms on the court side are quieter", less street and rail noise for sleeping”
 of 5 bubbles b2bc2c, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request king-size bed with City-view (the train noise didn't bother us).”
 of 5 bubbles L5090CTdavidh, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“great area”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenn812, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
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