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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 21 April 2016

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 20 April 2016

The room was fine. Nothing special, but nice enough. However, the service here is terrible. We booked a reservation for two nights, then called back to add a third. That never stuck, and we had to add the third night again upon check-in. Then we discovered that person had not actually added the third night, again. Then we went to...

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

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. Your guest experience was unacceptable from various perspectives, and for that I apologize. I would like to resolve this to your full satisfaction. It is my obligation and an opportunity which I would welcome to reconcile any distaste you have for our hotel because of your poor experience. My contact information is below....

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 April 2016

A lot of the decor was clearly old and not updated. I have stayed at hotels that cost less and were better quality all around (in Pittsburgh).

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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. We work hard at maintaining an excellent appearance in all area's of the hotel. The hotel was renovated in 2013 and we receive many favorable comments on its like-new appearance. Having said that, we clearly disappointed you, and for that I am sorry. Please let me know if there...

Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We arrived yesterday at noon and it is the following day and still no hotel internet. They said it's a it's a city wide problem but I see no evidence of this. We tried to get some late afternoon room service yesterday and were told the all day dining advertised in the room book was closed until 430 by the...

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 19 April 2016

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 April 2016

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Holland, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 April 2016

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Short Hills, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Had one night to visit my son at Pitt. His dorm was one block away and I could park on the street (after 6) although I had to feed the meter starting at 8am. Hotel stay included a nice breakfast. I've stayed all over Pittsburgh and this is the easiest and best place to stay if you are vising the...

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

Thank you for your gracious review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed our excellent location and that you had a great stay. I especially am grateful to have read your comment "I've stayed all over Pittsburgh and this is the easiest and best place to stay if you are vising the University...

Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 15 April 2016

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Jackson, Mississippi
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I would rank this hotel as the lowest end of hotel chains. I arrived at around 2 am and was greeted by a rude front desk worker who proceeded to tell me he hates the state I was from, like I cared. Then I had requested a late check-in for a two queen room only to be given a king...

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

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. As you might imagine I am highly disappointed and concerned about the nature of your hotel experience. I ask that you please contact me directly at the information provided below so that I may respond in a manner that resolves your dissatisfaction. Sincerely, Coleman Hughes General Manager chughes@wyndham.com 412. 682. 6235

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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 Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-1444
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh > North Oakland
Price Range: RM511 - RM920 (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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“You have to pay for parking.”
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“Room 910 is good if you're under 5 feet tall. Rooms are variable in design.”
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“We had connecting rooms with our friends.”
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“If you require special facilities - best to reserve in advance. This is a popular hotel for wedding groups, as the Heinz Chapel is nearby.”
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