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Pottsville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location for handling my UPMC appointments. The room was clean, quiet and comfortable. Shower was walk-in and had a great shower head to provide a relaxing shower. Hotel restraint - Bridges was also very handy. Menu was limited but food ordered was outstanding. Service in all aspects of my visit was tremendous. I'll be returning to this hotel again

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location of hotel was perfect for visiting University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon. We were visiting for a wedding. Front desk personnel (several of them) told us "no problem" getting Wyndham van to take our party to church and reception. I asked if I could reserve the time and was told on several occasions that it was not necessary. I...

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Youngstown, Ohio
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After going into a room that had not been serviced (dusty, stuff on the floor, crumbs on the floor, the sheets were also full of crumbs, used pillows, etc). I called the supervisor and she did everything possible to make up for the dirty room. Even though it was inconvenient for us to have to move to another room it...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is the most convenient location for visiting Pitt. We found some specials online and got a deal which included parking and breakfast, also very convenient for our stay. The hotel clean and comfortable.

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

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor! We appreciate your business and hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you once again in the future! Warm regards, Coleman Hughes General Manager chughes@wyndham.com 412. 682. 6235

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our stay here was great rooms were nice an clean, food in the hotel restaurant was great, staff is very friendly an helpful even had outside parking for my over sized pickup. Lots of nice sites to see an everything is close enough to walk would stay here again

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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! Your kind and gracious comments regarding out guest rooms, cleanliness, food quality in Bridges Restaurant, and friendly staff are very much valued and appreciated. I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you again in the future, and please let me know if I...

Austin
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a large place with lots of gray and beige. Staff were not especially friendly or helpful. The room was fine and the bed was extremely comfortable. We asked for extra blankets and got really nice ones. We had a lovely view of grand buildings out of the window. Breakfast was not free and parking cost $20 per day...

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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 apologize that our staff did not present themselves as the warm, friendly, and helpful associates which they are. Please, if you should ever travel to Pittsburgh in the future, reach out to me and I will personally make your reservation, and extend special courtesies to you to...

murrayhill
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here on business and found it a relaxing hotel with generous rooms and (for some of them) ok views. The area where the Hotel is located is beautiful: near several hospitals, as well as the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie-Mellon, it's a hilly region with distinctive public buildings. This is the best choice for a hotel in this...

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

Thank you for your review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor! I appreciate that you commented on our wonderful location, and found our hotel to be a relaxing venue with generous guest rooms. I will share your review with our staff tomorrow morning, and I am certain that they will be grateful that you took time out of...

Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent based on: location which is on the Pitt campus 50 yards from the admissions office/alumni hall and 150 from the Cathedral of Learning, comfortable beds with ironed (or at least not wrinkled) soft sheets (really the nicest sheets I have had in a long time!), 2 free bottles of water, Blue bath products, friendly staff, and a nice restaurant....

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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 kind and gracious comments and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you again in the future. Please let me know if I may ever be of assistance to you at any time. Warm regards, Coleman Hughes General Manager chughes@wyndham.com 412....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at this hotel, located near U of P and Carnegie Mellon.My room was clean, bright and spacious. Lots of room on the counter in the bathroom for toiletries. Nice little reading nook by the window. Complimentary water in the room. The staff were marvellous and friendly. The bar was comfortable and again, great staff. It...

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

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. It is great that you had a wonderful guest experience and found your guest room to be clean, bright, and spacious, and our staff to be marvelous and friendly. I would like to note that we will be installing room safe's into our guest rooms during the first quarter of 2017. Thank you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • 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
Price Range: $153 - $278 (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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“Ask for corner rooms!”
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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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