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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently visited my daughter at University of Pittsburgh and stayed at the Wyndham University Center. Our stay was pleasant. We were put in a room that the heater was extremely loud. The maintenance man came up and determined that it was a broken fan. They moved us to another room that ended up being a bit smaller. The heater...

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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 am disappointed that your guest experience was not on par with our standard of excellence. I apologize to you for having to switch rooms because of the noisy heating unit, and for the noise in your subsequent guest room because of the same issue. I am also sorry that the housekeeping service...

Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought this was a very nice hotel. Suitable for families but geared more towards business, conference, medical meetings at the University and hospital. We had a free night's stay and wanted family night in Pittsburgh. The hotel is right around the University of Pittsburgh's buildings and almost across the street pretty much from the Cathedral of Learning. The hotel...

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

Thank you for your gracious review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor. I am grateful that you chose our hotel for your family night in Pittsburgh and that you had a nice time. Earl is a great ambassador for our hotel and I will extend kudos to him for a job well done. Please let us know if...

North Wales, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for my fiancé birthday, and it was an amazing stay. The front desk service was very helpful and pleasant. Also our room was very spacious and clean. The housekeeping was also excellent and very prompt.

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

Thank you for your wonderful review of the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center on TripAdvisor. I am happy that the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center was an excellent choice for your special occasion and that you enjoyed your visit to our hotel. Please let us know if we may ever be of assistance to you in the future. Thank you! Warm regards,...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been having work done on my apartment and have used this hotel as a "2nd home". It is clean comfortable and friendly. Within walking distance to lots of restaurants and cultural sites. Their restaurant Bridges has great food and a super friendly staff( special thanks to Edward and Gloria). Would definitely stay again and recommend to family when they...

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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! I appreciate that you chose our hotel as your second home while your apartment was being worked on, and if the occasion should present itself for a future return visit we will look forward to welcoming you again. I will be certain to extend kudos...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My waitress was Gloria and the service at this hotel restaurant was friendly and great. She gave some nice recommendations and made sure I was attended to throughout the meal. Very welcome service after a very long day of flying. Thank you!

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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. I will be sure to share your review with our team, and extend kudos to Gloria for a job well done. Please let us know if we may be of service to you in the future. Thank you. Warm regards, Coleman Hughes General Manager chughes@wyndham.com 412. 682....

Somerville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was clean. Staff was friendly and helpful. Access was good. Restaurant was way too expensive.

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

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. Thank you for your business, and I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you again. Best regards, Coleman Hughes General Manager chughes@wyndham.com 412. 682. 6235

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Wyndham has a fantastic location and was very close and convenient to where we needed to be on campus for Pitt. Beyond the location, there was nothing particularly good or bad that stood about the hotel; staff was friendly, but hardly interacted with them. It was a fine hotel for a trip to Pittsburgh to work with the university.

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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 you highlighting our "fantastic location" and as you stated we are conveniently located directly on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh. Thank you for your business, and I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you again in the future. Best regards, Coleman Hughes General Manager chughes@wyndham.com 412. 682....

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived late to found that room booked with two beds was not available and had to go with one with a king sized bed; it was too late but the room was changed the next day. Lots of choices and generally good breakfast, but the lady serving us for some reason had the most snobbish and unfriendly attitude we had...

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

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. Thank you as well for taking time to detail out the elements of your guest experience. I appreciate your perspective with respect to your stay with us. First off, I apologize to you for the "snobbish and unfriendly attitude" you encountered from your breakfast server. It truly is our pleasure to be of...

Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very convenient to Carnegie Mellon. Facilities have been given a very cosmetic face lift, but without attention to little details in the rooms. However, the rooms were adequate for a short stay and the neighborhood was quiet.

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

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor, and thank you for choosing our hotel during your visit to the Pittsburgh area. As you stated our hotel is very convenient to Carnegie Mellon University, and many other assets and attractions in the Oakland area of Pittsburgh. I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you again! Best regards, Coleman Hughes General...

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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 Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pittsburgh
Price Range: €123 - €232 (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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