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4.6 of 5 guest rating
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Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking
Room with view
540 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Other room types
Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking
390 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Studio, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
385 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
Select dates to see price
Studio, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
350 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
3-star Pittsburgh hotel in Oakland, walk to University of Pittsburgh

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

With a stay at Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place in Pittsburgh (Oakland), you'll be steps from University of Pittsburgh and 8 minutes by foot from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. This hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Petersen Events Center and 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum.

Make yourself at home in one of the 144 guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes with full-sized refrigerators/freezers and stovetops. 49-inch Smart televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and barbecue grills.

Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held on select days.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place

3341 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 25 2021 to September 30 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Shuttle services

The following facilities are closed on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday:

  • Indoor pool

The following facilities are closed on Friday and Saturday:

  • Indoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. A business center is on site at this 3-star property. A complimentary manager's reception is offered on select days. This business-friendly hotel also offers barbecue grills, multilingual staff, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place is a smoke-free property.

  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Express check-in
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Covered parking
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Year Built - 2017
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Computer station
  • Swimming pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 144
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 10
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place offers 144 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Accommodations are furnished with double sofa beds. 49-inch Smart televisions come with premium satellite channels, pay movies, and Netflix. Accommodations at this 3-star hotel have kitchenettes with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Kitchenette
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Sofa bed
  • Pay movies
  • Microwave
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Premium TV channels
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Dishwasher
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Stovetop
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Sofa bed size double
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Smart TV
  • Netflix
  • Braille signage
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Lowered electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Lowered peephole/view port in door
  • Lowered locks/deadbolt
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Transfer shower
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Lever door handles
  • Mobile key entry

Where to Eat

A complimentary manager's reception is offered on select days.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Casino nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Ziplining nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at anytime

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • 2 per room (up to 75.0 lbs)
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. A shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott).

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Restricted number of spaces per unit

Number of spaces per unit - 1

UnionPay

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection

Masks are compulsory at the property

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Contactless check-in is available

No rollaway/extra beds available

Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

LGBTQ friendly

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Parking height restrictions apply

Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Covered self parking fee: USD 20.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place Hotel
  • Residence Inn Oakland/University Place Hotel
  • Residence Inn Oakland/University Place
  • Resince Inn OaklandUniversity
  • Pittsburgh Oakland University
  • Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place Hotel
  • Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place Pittsburgh

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Alcohol is not served at this property.

Parking height restrictions apply.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

A shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott).

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

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