Quality Inn University Center

3401 Blvd. of The Allies, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2 Star Downtown Hotel in Allegheny County
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Local Attractions

University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon, Phipps Conservatory, Pittsburgh Zoo, PNC Park, Heinz Field, UPMC Health Systems, Schenley Park, Duquesne University, Downtown Pittsburgh, PPG Paints Arena, Carnegie Museum, Carnegie Science Center

Verified Reviews of Quality Inn University Center

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Hair in the bathtub everywhere."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
There was hair all over the bath tub and red stuff on the back of the shower and the toilet wasnt clean I have pictures of the bathroom and I was unable to shower bc the shower was disgusting and I could give my grandson a bath bc there was to much hair and I didnt feel like it was clean enough for myself or grandson to take a shower or give him a bath and I had a drs appointment at 7 am.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
25-Feb-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Feb 10 to Tue Feb 11 2020 at a $76.06 average nightly rate.
"Great Place to Stay in Pittsburgh."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great location, very comfortable hotel. I wish there were more amenities but for a good basic place in Pittsburgh it's a fine place to stay.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-May-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sat May 04 to Sun May 05 2019 at a $158.24 average nightly rate.
3.5 out of 5. Based on 386 guest reviews

Property Description

Our hotel offers free in-room coffee, iron and ironing boards, hairdryers, free local calls, and an exercise room. While visiting our hotel, be sure to enjoy a meal at the on site Panera Bread Cafe or at one of several restaurants along the complimentary shuttle route. Pittsburgh also features PNC Park - home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, Heinz Field - home of the Pittsburgh Steelers and the University of Pittsburgh Panthers, and the PPG Paints Areana - home of the Pittsburgh Penguins hockey team. Our friendly staff would be happy to assist you with any information to make your stay at the Quality Inn University Center Hotel and Pittsburgh a memorable event

What you need to know

Hotel Features – At the center of Pittsburgh's activity, and near several universities and cultural establishments, the Quality Inn University Center offers something for all types of visitors.

Guest Rooms – Each hotel room provides guests with a coffeemaker, iron and ironing board, cable television, spacious desk for work, and private balcony. Some rooms also offer a microwave and refrigerator for guests’ convenience. Local calls can be made for free, and complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access is provided. Non-smoking rooms are available for those who prefer them.

Nearby Attractions – Guests of the Quality Inn University Center are nearby a number of local attractions. The Pittsburgh Playhouse, Carnegie museums, Schenley Park, and Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum are all virtually next door. Within a few miles are the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts, Harris Theater, and O’Reilly Theater. Or, spend a day exploring the area museums and other interesting locales, including the Fort Pitt Museum, Frick Art & Historical Center, and National Aviary, among many others.

Perks & Amenities – Hotel guests receive perks like coffee and a free weekday newspaper to start their day right. Outdoor parking also has space for buses. The hotel boasts an on-site fitness center, coffee shop, Panera Bread restaurant serving meals all day, and a VIP floor.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 P.M.
Check Out: 11:00 A.M.
Year of Last Renovation: 2015
Floors: 7
Rooms: 119
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 119
Handicap Rooms:
Rooms with 1 Bed: 65
Rooms with 2 Beds: 54
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Meeting Space: 1100 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 60 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Policies / Expenses
6:00 P.M. Day of arrival. This can change during busier times/special event dates.
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 14.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Terrace
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Pittsburgh International Airport 20 mi.

Local Shuttle Info: Leaves hourly, 0700 - 2200. Local area (1.0 mi.) around hotel. No cost.

Pet Friendly?

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

About Quality Inns

  • Comfortable bedding with soft pillows
  • Hot, fresh, and healthy breakfast options available at certain locations
  • Known for providing friendly services
  • Free high-speed internet, local U.S. calls, and daily USA TODAY newspaper
  • Fresh coffee and tea in the lobby 24/7
  • Great meeting space also offered at most locations

The Quality Inns highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Quality Inn University Center Hotel

FAQs about Quality Inn University Center

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 P.M. based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 A.M. based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Quality Inn University Center have?

There are 119 rooms in the property.

Is there a gym at Quality Inn University Center?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. The majority of guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there shuttle service?

Yes. Pittsburgh International Airport 20 mi. Good shuttle service. Most guests were happy with the shuttle service.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WIFI strength free of charge. WIFI was functional. Average wifi quality. Approx. half of guests thought the wifi quality was ok.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette is acceptable. Almost all guests thought the kitchenette was ok.

Can I get a group rate at Quality Inn University Center?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 27.5%.


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