With its picturesque character including nearly 500 bridges spread around the city, abundant green spaces, and top-notch museums and universities, Pittsburgh is one of the most livable small cities in the United States. However, this unpretentious city is well off the radar for most travelers touring the US. If you decide to explore this hidden gem, these are some of the best hotels in Pittsburgh.
Set in the heart of the central district, this upscale hotel offers superb services for travelers looking for luxury. The 4.5 star Fairmont Pittsburgh boasts 185 spacious guest rooms and suites. All rooms feature luxurious bedding, a large working desk, spacious and modern bathrooms, and breathtaking city views. The hotel also features a health club, a sauna, and a full service spa. And there is a full range of services available for traveling families, such as board games and video games, children’s dining options, and other special amenities for the younger members of the family.
Shadyside Inn All Suites Hotel
One of the most unique hotels in Pittsburgh, the Shadyside Inn All Suites Hotel strives to make guests feel right at home. You can choose a studio, a one-bedroom, or a two-bedroom suite. All suites feature climate control, full kitchens, room service, comfortable beds, and satellite HDTV. This all-suites hotel also offers free parking, free local shuttle, free bike rental, free laundry facilities, and a 24-hour business center. There is also a garden and picnic area.
Red Roof PLUS+ Pittsburgh South – Airport
Located just seven miles from Pittsburgh International Airport, this budget hotel offers modern rooms at affordable rates. The Red Roof PLUS+ Pittsburgh South – Airport offers clean and spacious rooms equipped with free Wi-Fi and flat screen TV. Some rooms also feature a microwave, mini-fridge, coffee maker, and snack boxes. The hotel also offers a free airport shuttle service and is pet-friendly. Children age 17 and under stay for free with an adult.
Omni William Penn Hotel
For the greatest luxury experience, head to the Omni William Penn Hotel. This elegant four star hotel first opened its doors in 1916. Guest rooms feature premium hypoallergenic bedding, lavish cherry wood furniture, plush robes, in-room safe, large working desk, free Wi-Fi, and flat screen HDTV. For those who like to keep in shape while traveling, there is a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel also houses a lounge, a deli, a tea room, a coffee shop, and a restaurant. Plus, the Omni Sensational Kids program offers special treats for children.
Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport
Connected to the Pittsbugh International Airport via a moving walkway, this modern hotel offers comfort and style at a convenient location. Rooms at the Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport are soundproof and feature luxury bedding, complimentary Wi-Fi, flat screen TV, and iPod docking station. Some rooms also have mini-fridges, a separate living area, and conference tables. Other hotel amenities include complimentary local shuttle service, a 24-hour gym, a heated indoor pool, a 24-hour business center, and a restaurant. If you are traveling with your pet, you’ll be happy to know that the hotel is also pet-friendly.
This post is part of Hipmunk’s Boutique Hotels series.