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The Inn on the Mexican War Streets
3 out of 5
604 W North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
The price is $109 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (360 reviews)

"This property was unique. The couple that runs the business has clearly put loving work into the building over time. It's definitely a quirky stay (no standard hotel decor here!), but we liked the location a lot and appreciated the breakfast!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

The Inn on the Mexican War Streets
Drury Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown
3 out of 5
745 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA
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The price is $160 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,646 reviews)

"Clean and friendly hotel. The staff was very helpful any questions and accomodations."…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Drury Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown
The Old Parsonage Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
156 Siberian Avenue, Leechburg, PA
The price is $104 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (81 reviews)

"The host was great and the rooms were cozy and unique."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

The Old Parsonage Bed and Breakfast
Hampton Inn & Suites Pittsburgh-Downtown
2.5 out of 5
1247 Smallman St, Pittsburgh, PA
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The price is $110 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (972 reviews)

"The place was spotless. Great location, just a few blocks from the Strip District, which has lots of shops, vendors, and a place for outdoor Jazz with local IPAs and Spirts. So fun. Next to the river, very nice. The pool and gym were not open due to Covid 19. Overall, very nice!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Pittsburgh-Downtown
The Priory Hotel
3 out of 5
614 Pressley St, Pittsburgh, PA
The price is $155 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (979 reviews)
Great place

"this place was great for an anniversary weekend, the staff was very helpful. Loved the shuttle service."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

The Priory Hotel
Omni William Penn Hotel
4 out of 5
530 William Penn Place, Pittsburgh, PA
The price is $189 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,605 reviews)

"The bar in the basement is amazing! It's like a Speakeasy from a different era."…"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Omni William Penn Hotel
Comfort Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
1100 Banksville Rd., Pittsburgh, PA
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The price is $84 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (671 reviews)

"Very nice hotel, convenient and safe location, relatively quick access to Univ. of Pitt, Downtown, and Overlook areas."…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2020

Comfort Inn and Suites
Courtyard by Marriott Pittsburgh Downtown
3 out of 5
945 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
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The price is $116 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (995 reviews)

"very convenient location for a hockey game at the Arena"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Pittsburgh Downtown
Hotel Indigo Pittsburgh East Liberty
3.5 out of 5
123 North Highland Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
Free Cancellation
The price is $132 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (539 reviews)

"The rooms and common areas were clean, the staff was friendly and super helpful and the hotel is conveniently located. I wasn't crazy about the design of the hallways and certain wall fixtures in the rooms - kinda looked like someone went overboard with shiny objects purchased from Michaels, and ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Hotel Indigo Pittsburgh East Liberty
Ace Hotel Pittsburgh
4 out of 5
120 S Whitfield Street, Pittsburgh, PA
The price is $144 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (340 reviews)

"Due to COVID-19 the hotel was forced to close its restaurant, bar, coffee Bar and valet service. Crazy circumstances but staff was super nice as always."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Ace Hotel Pittsburgh
Embassy Suites By Hilton Pittsburgh Downtown
3.5 out of 5
535 Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh, PA
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The price is $127 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (852 reviews)

"Very nice downtown hotel, suites were very comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Embassy Suites By Hilton Pittsburgh Downtown
Well Appointed Home for Your Family's Enjoyment Near the Heart of Pittsburgh
4.4/5Excellent! (21 reviews)
It was nice

"It’s a old home parking was a little hard to find at times overall nice home"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Well Appointed Home for Your Family's Enjoyment Near the Heart of Pittsburgh
Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel
4 out of 5
107 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA
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The price is $152 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"Given that we are in the midst of a Pandemic, this stay was very good. While we didn't expect hotel ammenities such as restaurants and gyms to be available, we were disappointed that the in-room amenities were also missing. No coffee pot, no mini-bar, not even any glasses or cups for water. It didn't ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel
Mansions on Fifth Hotel
4 out of 5
5105 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
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The price is $139 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (501 reviews)

"Like staying in a castle! And every employee was wonderful."…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Mansions on Fifth Hotel
Distrikt Hotel Pittsburgh, Curio Collection by Hilton
3.5 out of 5
453 Boulevard of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA
The price is $110 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (811 reviews)

"Enjoyed room. Was not clean due to hairs in bed and dirt in bathroom. Not enough towels."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Distrikt Hotel Pittsburgh, Curio Collection by Hilton
The Mansion at Maple Heights
3 out of 5
Maple Heights Road,5516, Pittsburgh, PA
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4.1/5Very Good! (77 reviews)
Definitely worth it

"Amazing property. A 1903 custom home turned B&B. Lots of history and artifacts from around the world. Crystal, the manager, took us on a room by room tour and explained the details."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2018

The Mansion at Maple Heights
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown
3.5 out of 5
One Bigelow Square, Pittsburgh, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $118 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (991 reviews)

"There was no minorities because of the COVID-19 scare and we were understanding of that we like the DoubleTree historically and it's been very good to us so we look forward to try again next time thank you for a nice day."…"

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown
Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square
3.5 out of 5
300 West Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA
The price is $134 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,264 reviews)

"Enjoyd the stay. The hotel"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Pittsburgh

Traveling can be more than just highlighting a spot on the map, it can also be about taking in the culture and history of an area. An ideal way to experience the city's culture is to learn about its past. Exploring landmarks or museums is a good start, but staying in a Pittsburgh historic hotel can take you back to the past. Pack your suitcases (no need for a time machine) as your Pittsburgh vintage hotel awaits.

If These Walls Could Talk

When you pass through your Pittsburgh hotel's reception, you'll be transported to the past. With their unique architectures and addresses in the exciting parts of Pittsburgh, you'll love the look and feel of these truly unique accommodations. While these lodgings may be historic, they have most of the modern conveniences that help you relax or keep in touch during your getaway. You will discover rooms furnished with a comfy bed, and just about anything else you'll want for a wonderful stay.

After you've explored the hotel's grounds, you can explore the art museums and prominent landmarks to absorb more of the region's culture. If you are a history buff, then you have come to the right place. Pittsburgh has 5 historical landmarks and buildings nearby. After checking out places like Smithfield Street Bridge, Allegheny County Courthouse and Jail, and Forks of the Ohio you'll be able to pen your own history book on Pittsburgh. If you have time, then also add in a visit to Emmanuel Episcopal Church. Searching for more things to do in Pittsburgh? You can read what fellow visitors found worth visiting in Expedia's comment section. You'll find 13696 recommendations in our comment section on more sights to see, great places to eat, and what they enjoyed most during their getaway.

Reserve Your Pittsburgh Historic Hotel Today

If you are wishing to get the most from your Pittsburgh visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this renowned region. Having 523 of these one-of-a-kind hotels to choose from. Rates on these Pittsburgh historic hotels range from $84 to $189. You're certain to find at a great rate. However, just like the past eras you're exploring, these deals won't last indefinitely. Book soon to get your room in one of these historic properties.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Pittsburgh?
A visit to the significant historical sites in Pittsburgh is probably first on your sightseeing itinerary. And while you’re here, you can check out the acclaimed theater scene and scenic riverfront. You can also take time at the well-known college campus in this vibrant area.
What's the best hotel in Pittsburgh that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, The Inn on the Mexican War Streets is a top 3-star B&B for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. Monongahela Incline is a short 4-minute drive away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel and Courtyard by Marriott Pittsburgh Downtown.
How many historical hotels are there in Pittsburgh?
Pittsburgh is home to 524 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 104 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights to visit in Pittsburgh?
Pittsburgh is notable for landmarks like Allegheny County Courthouse, Roberto Clemente Bridge, and Monongahela Incline. Known for its theaters, cultural venues include Benedum Center, Andy Warhol Museum, and Stage AE. Other popular sights include PNC Park and PPG Paints Arena.
What is a historic hotel like in Pittsburgh?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll stay in a building that has an official historic designation. A palace, castle, grand home or even an old police station, pub, lodge, or skyscraper can be identified as a historic hotel as long as it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features can be admired within the guestrooms or public spaces of historic hotels in Pittsburgh, giving a real sense of character.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The architecture and building of historic hotels are generally what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value along with how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Pittsburgh have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Guests can expect the usual amenities you’d get from a hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, WiFi, and more. In Pittsburgh, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re picking a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or rundown.

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