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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The hotel didn't have a sign outside so we had to look at physical addresses. Parking was terrible (when we checked in there was a wedding setting up so the hotel and the lot was hectic). The 'butler' was simply a bell boy that you'd find at other hotels. They didn't help with the bags, the stairs were a challenge...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

First, allow me to thank you for your frank feedback. As the new ownership/ management team at the Mansions on Fifth Hotel, it is our goal that each guest has a comfortable, relaxing and memorable experience. It looks like we fell down in that regard with your stay, and for that, please accept our sincere apologies. With regard to the...

Ann Arbor MI
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The hotel is a converted mansion, with fireplaces in some of the rooms, and antique or antique-style furniture. The location is convenient to Shadyside, Carnegie-Mellon and Pitt. Service was extremely friendly and helpful. The beds were comfortable. The breakfast was better than average. We found the wifi frustrating and unreliable: it kept cutting out. Everything else, though, was lovely.

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Mansions_on_Fifth, Senior Manager of Hotel Opertaions at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have taken into consideration your comments and are currently working hard to resolve the issues that you had. We look forward to your next stay with us! Sincerely, Adam Frye Senior Manager Hotel Operations

Reviewed 10 October 2016

Lovely old mansion turned into B&B. We were there for a wedding and spent 3 nights and saw many rooms occupied by friend and family. Some rooms are lovely with lots of and remodeled bathrooms. Others not so much. The third floor in the main building is not served by the elevator which is more like a dumb waiter. Only...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to post your review. Our company, Priory Hospitality Group, recently acquired the operations of the Mansions on Fifth Hotel. Your feedback is extremely important to us. We're pleased that you enjoyed certain aspects of your stay. Please know that we are investing a great deal of capital into improving guest rooms, common areas,...

Chappaqua, New York
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Charming, located walking distance to CMU, which was nice, but lacking certain amenities I'd expect at a hotel at this price. No full length mirror, poor room lighting, no bolster or extra pillows on bed--and only 2 uncomfortable chairs for sitting--so nowhere to read or relax. No elevator--we were on the third floor. Had a valet help us in with...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

We are grateful for your feedback. We are pleased that you liked certain aspects of your stay. Our management company, Priory Hospitality Group, just acquired the operations of Mansions on Fifth Hotel, and we are making many investments to improve the guest experience. Improving the WiFi is one of them. Please accept my sincere apologies that this aspect of your...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Mansions on Fifth used to belong to a wealthy Pittsburgh family, and is now a lovely hotel. It's not a place that has brand new, state of the art furnishings and appliances. If that's what you want, you should stay elsewhere. However, if you want a place with old-world charm, try Mansions on Fifth. The woodwork alone is just beautiful....

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. Our Priory Hospitality Group recently acquired the operating assets of Mansions on Fifth, and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Many thanks for your patronage.

Petrolia, Canada
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Wonderful historic building with elegant wood carvings, beautiful stained glass windows, multiple fireplaces, and a sweeping staircase. Staff was extremely helpful. My cell phone stopped working and a staff member let my girlfriend use theirs for an out of country call! We were too late to order from the kitchen but one of the staff brought us some fresh veggie...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at Mansions On Fifth Hotel, responded to this review

Hello. Thanks so much for your review. We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed your stay. As the new owners of the hotel, it is our goal to ensure that each and every guest has a quiet, enjoyable and comfortable stay. We very much appreciate your patronage.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Mansions on Fifth is a grand yet intimate luxury hotel offering personalized service and comfort in its luxurious rooms and suites. Beyond, the Mansions offers the Oak Room where guests can enjoy wines, liquors and fresh, delicious foods, a comfortable library, a century-old wine cellar and inviting wine tasting room, a modern fitness room and the availability of relaxing spa services on site. The hotel is ADA compliant and offers specially designed ADA accessible guest rooms. Business policies include a firm commitment to earth friendly practices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mansions On Fifth Hotel

Address: 5105 Fifth avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh > Shadyside
Price Range: $219 - $491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mansions On Fifth Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Pittsburgh
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“No elevator to the 3rd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles lsjrose, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“DIdn't live up to 'Mansion' or 'Butler' expectations”
 of 5 bubbles campinkim, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you need elevator access, ask when you book. Some of the rooms are walk-ups.”
 of 5 bubbles TokyoVisitor, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask which rooms have a new bathroom, safe and refrigerator.”
 of 5 bubbles 690paulz, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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