Hotel Updates 2017-2019

New hotels are opening at an unprecedented rate. Get the scoop.

Distrikt Hotel

The former Salvation Army headquarters in Downtown Pittsburgh has been converted into a Distrikt Hotel. This new boutique property brings 185-rooms with a clean and contemporary look designed as a tribute to Pittsburgh and its neighborhoods. Amenities include a full-service restaurant, complimentary hi-speed internet access, complimentary bicycle rental, a private guest-only rooftop terrace, living plant wall and a rooftop garden.

Drury Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown

Opened February 2017, the Drury Plaza Hotel is located in the historic Federal Reserve Bank building, Downtown Pittsburgh. The hotel has 207-rooms and more than 4,500-square-feet of event and meeting space. This property marks Drury's entrance into the Pittsburgh market. 

Residence Inn Pittsburgh Oakland/University Place

A 144-suite Residence Inn opened near the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University campuses in Oakland. The hotel features a two-story Great Room at street level, courtyard, reception area, fitness room and a swimming pool on the lower levels. Opened June 2017.

TRYP Hotel Pittsburgh - Lawrenceville

The former Washington Education Center on 40th Street in the Lawrenceville neighborhood is being converted into a new TRYP by Wyndham Hotel, an urban-oriented boutique property. The 108-room hotel will be one of only four locations in the United States. Groundbreaking set for summer 2017.

Holiday Inn Pittsburgh Downtown

A Holiday Inn is planned along Fort Pitt Boulevard in Downtown Pittsburgh. This 75-room hotel is set to open June 2018.

AC Hotel

Concord Hospitality will debut Pittsburgh’s first AC Hotel, July 2018. The 133-room boutique “design hotel” will be upscale and urban-inspired, located next to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, along Smallman Street in the Strip District.

Comfort Inn & Suites Pittsburgh

A 103-room Comfort Inn is being planned for the North Side neighborhood, along East Ohio Street. Anticipated opening date is March 2018.

Hotel Indigo Pittsburgh Downtown

The 111-room Hotel Indigo at Pittsburgh Technology Center will be a new addition to the booming Pittsburgh Technology Center, along Second Avenue. An April 2018 opening date is set.

Even Hotel Pittsburgh

Core Realty, Inc. has plans to redevelop the fifth and sixth floors of the former Macy’s building in downtown Pittsburgh into a 160-room hotel. Even Hotel, a new brand in the city, has an anticipated opening date of April 2018.

Hampton Inn & Suites Pittsburgh West Carson Street

A 150-room hotel is planned along West Carson Street, leading into the South Side neighborhood. A May 2018 completion date is set.

Rivers Casino Hotel

A $35-million property is being planned by Rivers Casino. The seven-story, 221-room hotel will be built along the North Shore, next to the Carnegie Science Center. A summer 2018 opening date is planned.

The Oaklander Hotel

Concord Hospitality plans to build one of Marriott’s “autograph collection” hotels on the property of the Pittsburgh Athletic Association, located at the University of Pittsburgh. The 167-room, autograph brand, is a collection of unique, luxury hotels and the Oakland location would be the first in Pennsylvania. A December 2018 opening date is planned.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown

A 97-room, seven-story hotel is planned along Fort Pitt Blvd in downtown. No opening date set.

Moxy Hotel

The Moxy Hotel, a division of Marriott Hotels, will be built in the former Saks Fifth Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh. The 174-room hotel will have its own unique character with many rooftop amenities. The sleek, edgy and moderately prices hotel is expected to open first quarter 2019.

Home2Suites Pittsburgh SouthSide

A 126-room Home2Suites is planned along East Carson Street in Pittsburgh’s South Side neighborhood, with an opening of June 2019.

*All information and dates are subject to change. Information revised November 2017.