About this listing
Cozy, clean, bright room, located few minutes away from Downtown, Oakland, Southside. On the bus line. Only 5 minutes walking distance to PPG Paints Arena (ideal for Penguins games), Duquesne University, UPMC Mercy Hospital. It has a fully equipped kitchen, a nice backyard and a shared bathroom. A queen size sofa bed is available in the room at additional charge if you are coming with another guest.
A great home base to see all that Pittsburgh has to offer!
Cozy, clean, bright room with locking door, located few minutes away from Downtown, Oakland, Southside, on the bus line, a short walk to PPG Paints Arena, Duquesne University, Mercy Hospital. Shared bathroom, access to kitchen and the backyard.
12 pm is the time your room will be guaranteed to be redone from the previous guest. You can leave your things in the kitchen if you need to explore on your last day and come back later to get your things.
You will have access to the kitchen, bathroom, and bedroom.
Feel free to enjoy the back yard and use the kitchen if you want to make yourself a meal.
The kitchen has a stove, oven, fridge, and sink, all of which you can use.
Interaction with guests
We enjoy showing our guests a unique experience by connecting them with different events going on around town, from museums to events to little known restaurants. We truly enjoy hosting and want you to have a comfortable, enjoyable trip to our city.
There are plenty of places to eat, drink and have fun only a few minutes away.
"Today the Uptown neighborhood, a 1.5-mile stretch between Oakland and Downtown Pittsburgh, is an eclectic mix of old-time residents, university students, artists, high-tech startup entrepreneurs, human service non-profits, multi-generational wholesale companies, and pioneering families with a penchant for transforming communities." (Pittsburgh City Living)
"Progress in Uptown is greater than ever. It's what planners call a quilted community, a complex mix of retrofitted residences and incubator spaces, major institutions and light industry with housing" (Next Pittsburgh, June 2015)
Inexpensive parking lot (only 5 dollars per day) available, only two doors from the house. Easy access to the freeway and public transportation, and only a 25 minute ride from the airport.
You are just steps away from public transit to Downtown, the airport, Oakland, Shadyside, East Liberty, Squirrel Hill and Highland Park neighborhoods.
1 to 15 minute walk takes you to:
- Downtown Pittsburgh
- PPG Paints Arena
- T Subway Train
- Duquesne University
- UPMC Mercy Hospital
20 to 25 minute walk (or less) takes you to:
- Greyhound Terminal
- Megabus Terminal
- Strip District
- Point State Park
- Zip Car rentals nearby
- Healthy Ride Bike rental nearby (great for the riverside paths of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail)
- Located only 1 block away from bus 28X stop (Pittsburgh International Airport).
Other things to note
We speak English, Italian, French, Spanish, Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, and Greek!
Please note we have "Instant Booking" set to on, so someone could theoretically book ahead of you if you just ask for "pre-approval". Things move quickly (sometimes), so please book quickly if you are certain! We answer questions very quickly too most of the time. Thanks!
Communication: please let me know what time you plan on arriving and if there are any changes as soon as possible.
Please use the entrance on Forbes Avenue, just around the corner. No unauthorized guests or late night partying. Smoking allowed only in the yard. Sorry no pets.
I love to travel and have stayed at Airbnb's around the world. I also like the airbnb community and the opportunity to see different parts of the world from a local's point of view.
With this experience, I have decided that I would like to share my home with those who want to visit Pittsburgh!
Once the keys in your hand, the place is yours. We are always close by if you need us but our focus is ensuring that our home is your home.