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Charles Town, West Virginia
Reviewed 2 September 2016

While it looks close to downtown, it is deceiving because of all of the bridges and hills around Pittsburgh. It is hard to find. Once we found it, it is a bit different, as it shares a garage with a retirement community apartment complex. You also have to go upstairs to register and then back down to your car to...

Thank PJWallyrock
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I spent 10 nights here for a business trip and the hotel was selected for me. I could not fault the room that came with a diner suite. Unfortunately there is no restaurant or bar although complimentary drinks and Bbq are provided on some evenings. There are some families staying with children long term and on occasions these are not...

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I really enjoyed my one night stay at Residence Inn Pittsburgh /Medical Center. I needed a room close to the University of Pittsburgh and this was perfect considering I booked this room the day of. Great outdoor terrace to enjoy your breakfast and scenery! Really enjoyed my stay, Would definitely recommend this hotel to others.

Thank sincere22lj
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The first time I stayed at this hotel I couldn't find it. I called the hotel and stayed on the phone (Bluetooth) until I pulled in the lot. Staff has always been very friendly. Including the front desk and staff working throughout the facility. They do hospitality right! Parking in the lot is $15 per day with in/out privileges. There...

Thank DoylestownTraveler
Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I was surprised to not find a luggage rack. The explanation that many guests stayed for extended periods didn't make sense. Don't these folks also have to unpack and pack? The lack of water glasses at the bathroom sink was also surprising. This time the explanation was that these were glasses and cupos in the kitchen cabinet seemed good, but...

Thank Marshall A
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed in 2 rooms here just for an overnight Nothing special - nothing bad either! Many cooking smells Microwave had hideous odor. One of our rooms had a very noisy a/c unit Will try a different hotel next time Parking a real chore We left too early to try the free breakfast. Very convenient to Pitt

Thank danitroline
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Solid hotel. The rooms are a bit dated, but the location is great. They also have a shuttle that will take you around the Oakland area. The parking is easy and there area is very walkable. The breakfast is the normal Residence fare.

Thank Michael B
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Very reasonably priced. Had a suite, queen size bed and pull out couch. Very clean and comfortably sized. Dishes and flatware in kitchen with full fridge and micro! On site parking garage for $15 a day parking. Refreshing swim and hot tub. Fantastic view of the downtown and large terrace. Breakfast was included. Great selection of choices; waffles, scrambled eggs,...

Thank Heather G
Battle Creek, Michigan
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Recently I stayed at this hotel. It was very convenient to the hospital and I appreciated the great staff that made my stay a good one. The evening had a reception with appetizers and each morning had a breakfast that was tasty. Residence inn is a great hotel brand and I'll be back.

Thank Beavis007
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 14 July 2016

So, while you won't get the walkaround urban feel (nothing really at street level except one place across the st) you ARE in walking distance of Pitt Campus, about a mile from Shadyside medical center and a shuttle ride to restaurants in Bloomfield and Downtown. Anyway, the real draw for us was the terrace, first to sit outside, second as...

Thank Coco A

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • 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
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Price Range: ₹ 7,379 - ₹ 15,093 (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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