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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very convenient to Carnegie Mellon. Facilities have been given a very cosmetic face lift, but without attention to little details in the rooms. However, the rooms were adequate for a short stay and the neighborhood was quiet.

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor, and thank you for choosing our hotel during your visit to the Pittsburgh area. As you stated our hotel is very convenient to Carnegie Mellon University, and many other assets and attractions in the Oakland area of Pittsburgh. I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you again! Best regards, Coleman Hughes General...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Wyndham hotel at University of Pittsburgh is a great place. Rooms are big, clean and west side of hotel has great view of Soldiers & Sailors Museum. Staff is very friendly, restaurant has very good food. Parking is provided, which is a big plus in the city.

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 Star review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor! I will be certain to share your review with our team, as it touches on all elements of the hotel, and validates the care and effort they put into their jobs to extend the light of hospitality to our guests. Thank you again, and please...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a hotel close to home while work was being done. This hotel fit the bill... a few minutes from museums, libraries, university and much more. Rooms were reasonable comfortable and clean. Staff was super friendly( shout out to Gloria in the cafe). We would recommend to anyone.

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 Star review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor! I am happy that our hotel "fit the bill" during your temporary relocation and I am very pleased that you found our hotel to be comfortable, clean, and our staff to be friendly. I will extend kudos to Gloria in our Bridges Restaurant for a...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 January 2017

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Very pleasant, staff is awesome, clean, spacious. Coffee machine for the cold nights, nice, controllable heater. Airport bus is just a few blocks, many stores, and delis, you wont miss home. Nice neighboehood, hotel got a nice xrowd of teenagers and parents so everything was quite. Beautiful university campus around the corner. Really pleasant. The hotel restaurant is nice but...

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 Star review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor! I am pleased that you found our staff to be awesome, and enjoyed our wonderful location. I also appreciate your food quality comment and I have shared it with our culinary staff as we are always interested in our guest comments, and always interested in...

Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I was recently scheduled for a visit (and at a great rate) but thought I would not be able to make it due to an impending snow storm. Customer Service Rep Earl worked with me to amend my reservation so that I could come in later and still keep my great rate. When I decided at the last minute to...

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 Star review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor! We appreciate your comments. I have extended kudos to Earl and the overnight staff for a job well done with respect to the circumstances of your arrival time, and making sure we did everything we needed to do to accommodate your needs due to the...

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Nice hotel that needs some work. Grout in the showers needs attention and the deadbolt does not work well with the door handle. Lift up on the handle to get in not down if the door doesn't open. Comfy beds. Full restaurant and room service. Staff is friendly and professional from front desk to Maintenance to restaurant.

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I appreciate your comments and I have reviewed them with our housekeeping and maintenance departments for immediate remedy. I hope that if your travels should bring you back to the area that we have the opportunity to welcome you once again. Please let me know if we may be of any assistance to...

NYC, United States
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I can't say enough good things, especially about the wonderful manager Scott. Had some issues with the shuttle - he fixed everything with a smile - didn't make me feel like the bad guy. He has the ability to make me, a frustrated mom (ready for a fight) feel completely like my issues were valid and important. A VERY rare...

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 Star review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you had such a wonderful stay with us, and I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you once again. I will be certain to extend kudos to Scott for a job well done. Please let us know if we...

Westchester County
Reviewed 9 January 2017

If you are visiting UPitt, the Wyndham is basically on campus. The Alumni Hall sits next door and the immodestly named Cathedral ("Cathy") of Learning requires a few blocks walk. Starbucks and a bakery are about 2 blocks for breakfast unless you want the more involved choices served by the hotel. The bar and restaurant in the lobby works very...

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Coleman H, General Manager at Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I appreciate the time and consideration in which you articulated your guest experience, and while I am pleased that you had an overall positive experience, I am utilizing your comments and sharing them with our team for improvement purposes. Thank you again, and I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you...

Youngsville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 January 2017

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center

Address: 100 Lytton Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Price Range: RM588 - RM1,105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 251
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Pittsburgh University Hotel Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#16 Business Hotel in Pittsburgh
#24 Family Hotel in Pittsburgh
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“ask for room with view of Soldiers & Sailors Museum”
 of 5 bubbles jdschlegel, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try to get something on 7”
 of 5 bubbles thewestchestarian, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would always prefer a high floor room (preferably Level 9).”
 of 5 bubbles 67MichaelF, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an end of hall room It is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Kaijk, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“You have to pay for parking.”
 of 5 bubbles Anonymous332, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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