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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Centrally located, great stay, would recommend, lovely. Recommend the east side of the hotel. Great service and people, lots of history. Walking distance to pirates or steelers and much more. Shuttle service is great also.

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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is more than a B&B, but less than a full service hotel. It is old but well maintained. As with all old hotels, the (comfortable) rooms are not uniform in size or layout. Some of the bathrooms are a little cramped. There is a very small bar off the cozy lobby. Breakfast (that's all there is) is a...

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Thank coyle101
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travelled with my wife to Pittsburgh. What seemed like a good idea for hotel turned out to have missed the mark. The curtains were falling down and the breakfast was a disappointment. The staff however was super friendly (although unable to help with the wifi -- not a reason here for a bad review in itself. I actually thought...

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Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here in June 2011 so my review is based on that stay. We were in town for a Pirates game and this hotel met our needs. The front desk attendant (I believe his name was Willie) was friendly and professional. The room was a bit tight but we knew it was going to be that...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon this place via Priceline. The photos looked great and the price was very cheap, so we gave it a try. We were SO pleased and surprised by how lovely this hotel was. Extremely nice staff, quaint and lovely rooms, and such a unique and fun style. Lovely small and intimate bar. 24-hour fitness center. A+ all around....

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Thank Katie D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After comparing prices and amenities at various hotels in the Pittsburgh area, The Priory was by far the best! I stayed at The Priory twice in the past two weeks for job interviews in Pittsburgh and had a great experience both times. The bedrooms are nicely decorated and comfortable, not to mention quiet! The breakfast selection is great, and I...

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

My boyfriend and I decided to take a spur of the moment weekend getaway to Pittsburgh the weekend of January 13. Upon searching for hotel recommendations I came across The Priory Hotel. It looked like a perfect hideaway. And that it was! A true Pittsburgh Gem! The staff was excellent (even when I called to make the reservation they couldn't...

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

I love this place! A very unique hotel built in the late 1800s, as a monastery. My room was on the main street right behind the front desk, but was still quite quiet. The room even had antiques in it. There were original monastery antiques in the hallways and the refectory, which was used for the breakfast room. I asked...

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Thank Amy T
Montgomery, Alabama
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This hotel is wonderful. The staff is so amazing and I felt right at home. The monk's bar is a great place to meet other travelers and the bartenders were great. The breakfast room was so pleasant that I lingered every morning and read the newspaper or a book. Can't wait to go back!

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Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The Priory Hotel was a 10 out of 10 experience for us from the minute we arrived. Michael at the front desk was ready to recommend plenty of restaurants for dinner and even arranged for us to take the courtesy hotel shuttle to dinner and back. He directed to us to the hotel's bar, which is-- true story-- the smallest...

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JohnEGraf, Owner at The Priory Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for sharing your thoughts about your recent stay. We're delighted that you enjoyed yourself and hope to host you in the future!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A former Benedictine Monastery, the Priory Hotel is a boutique hotel located in the heart of Pittsburgh's historic Deutschtown district. Built in 1888 (with a new addition which opened in January 2011), the Priory offers late 19th century historic ambiance, with all of the modern amenities, including flat screen televisions, in-room safes and coffee service, and complimentary hard wired and wireless Internet service. The Priory is within easy walking distance of many Pittsburgh attractions, including the Andy Warhol Museum, National Aviary, PNC Park and Heinz Field, and is less than a mile from downtown Pittsburgh. The Priory Hotel offers a complimentary European-style Continental breakfast every morning; parking is complimentary as well. Don't feel like leaving the property? Our Monks' Bar is open daily, and you can enjoy a cool drink in our cozy sitting room (with a wood burning fireplace), or out in our garden courtyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Priory Hotel

Address: 614 Pressley St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Price Range: €108 - €156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Priory Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Priory Hotel Pittsburgh
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Pittsburgh
#6 Family Hotel in Pittsburgh
#20 Business Hotel in Pittsburgh
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“Ask for their biggest available, or overlooking the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles coyle101, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“get a newer room -- ours was a bit old”
 of 5 bubbles KarlKarl_Jacobs, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“"Rooms on the court side are quieter", less street and rail noise for sleeping”
 of 5 bubbles b2bc2c, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request king-size bed with City-view (the train noise didn't bother us).”
 of 5 bubbles L5090CTdavidh, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“great area”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenn812, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
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