Luxury hotel at the heart of Pittsburghs business and commercial district
Located in downtown Pittsburgh, close to many of the Pennsylvania citys business, retail, and cultural destinations, the Fairmont Hotel Pittsburgh offers a convenient base of operations for visitors regardless of the purpose of their visit.
Just a few blocks from Point State Park, where the Rivers Allegheny and Monohgahela meet to form the Ohio River (for which the area is given its Three Rivers nickname, the 4-star establishment is at the beating heart of the city.
Each of the propertys 165 rooms and 20 guest suites feature a range of amenities that aim to make any stay comfortable and enjoyable. Many of these rooms feature a picturesque view, either of the cityscape or across the rivers. A private en-suite bathroom is included with all.
Bedrooms feature controllable air-conditioning, a 42 LCD High Definition television, high speed internet, refreshment center, ironing board and iron, coffee maker, laptop safe, bathrobes, towels, hairdryer, and an alarm clock radio. Those visiting the city on business will find a large work desk with ergonomic chair ideal. A multimedia interface is also available and connects to the television. A voicemail telephone is also included.
Habitat, an in-house restaurant, offers fine dining in elegant surrounding, whilst Andys is a little more low-key, offering a relaxing atmosphere in which to enjoy a drink or something off of the cheese and chocolate dessert menu. Guests are welcome to order room service and dine within the privacy of their own room.
Business guests at the Fairmont Hotel Pittsburgh will find many of the citys convention centers, as well as big corporations, on the hotels doorstep. The hotel itself offers a number of adaptable meeting rooms as well as a time-saving business center that offers necessary services such as printing and copying in one place.
On the third floor of the building, guests will find the Fairmonts fitness center, which is equipped with a range of state-of-the-art cardiovascular equipment as well as weights. A number of spa services are also on offer as well as a personal trainer. Whilst working up a sweat, guests are able to look out of the floor-to-ceiling windows at the cityscape beyond.
Within a short distance of the hotel guests are able to enjoy many of the trappings of a standard city, including a vast amount of shopping, many restaurants to suit and budget, and an assortment of cultural venues. Landmark attractions and scenic sites are all reachable.
The hotels location is well-suited to sports fanatics visiting the city. The Consol Energy Center, home of the NHLs Pittsburgh Penguins ice hockey club, is just a few blocks away. PNC Park, home to the Pirates baseball club, and Heinz Field, which hosts both the NFLs Steelers, and the University of Pittsburgh Panthers football team, can be found just across the Allegheny River.
Those looking for a truly stunning view of the Steel City should ascend Mount Washington via the Duquesne Incline. The funicular, or Cliffside railway, offers guests at the Fairmont Hotel Pittsburgh a stunning vista, highlighting the citys buildings, rivers, and landscapes beyond.