The Inn on Negley

703 South Negley Avenue , Pittsburgh, PA 15232 USA (Show map)


The Inn on Negley is an elegant bed and breakfast located in the historic Shadyside neighborhood in the heart of Pittsburgh. Easy walking distance from many of Pittsburgh's best restaurants and fabulous shops. Built in grand Victorian style in the late 1800s and recently renovated, the Inn is an upscale and luxurious option for romantic getaways, business travelers and visitors to the close-by universities and museums. Each suite is equipped with private bath and all modern conveniences. Enjoy gourmet breakfast in our lovely dining room, featuring original local artwork, or served en suite. Free parking and wireless internet provided. Top quality customer service and outstanding comfort is our specialty. We are proud to offer all the amenities of a luxury hotel with the charm of a bed and breakfast. Member of the Select Registry Distinguished Inns of North America and AAA Diamond Rated.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.4
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.6

Empire Suite

5 on September 14, 2016

We had the 3rd floor Empire Suite and had a wonderful stay. It was very quiet and comfortable. We enjoyed the original art and warm touches in our room. It was an easy walk to delicious bars and restaurants. We would definitely stay here again.

Short stay

4.4 on September 13, 2016

Stayed at The Inn On Negley for 2 nights. Wished we could have stayed longer but we were just passing through Pittsburgh. Although the outward appearance seems small, the inn is spacious enough not to feel crowded. The breakfast was delicious and well rounded with a selection of muffins and fruit. We had an early flight, and the inn was nice enough to prepare a take away breakfast for us to grab and go before the morning staff arrived. We would stay here again or recommend it to anyone wanting a nice getaway.

Innkeeper Response
We were sorry to see you go so quickly, but we'd be delighted to have you back anytime you want to linger around "The Burgh" a bit! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind review and we hope to see you again soon!

My favorite home away from home

5 on September 01, 2016

SOOO.. very comfortable and easy going. No question where I'm going to stay when I visit my college kid.

Delightful stay

3.4 on August 30, 2016

We stayed at The Inn for 3 days and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Breakfast was delicious although the menu choices were the same each day. The Inn is beautiful, particularly the gardens and the deck, which are very well maintained. The Inn is centrally located near a wide variety of museums, attractions, river cruises and parks. Pittsburgh is an amazing place to visit and offers endless numbers of things to do.

We loved the stay

4.4 on August 24, 2016

That was great stay in The Inn on Negley. Staff were kind, the room was clean, and we really loved their breakfast!! Only thing I noticed was the sound of air conditioner. That was too noisy...

Memorable stay!

4.6 on August 14, 2016

Sumptuous accommodations. Very friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast was absolutely delicious every day. Beatifully maintained gardens.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your time with us! I'll be sure to pass your compliments on to Larry, our diligent gardener - he has quite a gift when it comes to keeping our flowers and vegetables in tip-top shape and will be so pleased to hear you noticed! Please come back to us next time you're in the area and thanks again for your business!

Great neighborhood gem

4.8 on August 08, 2016

We had a lovely stay at the Inn on Negley. When we are back in Pittsburgh we'd love to stay longer. Exquisite rooms and wonderful customer service. We recommend it highly!

Innkeeper Response
Thanks for spreading the word about us! We pride ourselves on the fact that once people find the Inn, nothing else in Pittsburgh compares. Next time you're in town, we'll keep the light on for you!

Wonderful Inn at a Great Location

5 on August 05, 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at The Inn On Negley. The room was lovely and clean with a spacious and well-appointed bathroom. The service was friendly and attentive. The breakfasts were delicious. The location was ideal, right down the street from shops and restaurants. I will definitely stay there again when I return to visit my son who is going to school in Pittsburgh!

Innkeeper Response
We love getting to know guests who come to visit while their kids are attending the great universities around here! We hope to see you again soon and thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review. See you next time!

Fantastic spot

3.6 on July 18, 2016

We really enjoyed our stay here. The staff was great. We had breakfast in our room. Cody attended to us by setting up a table and place settings and bringing the breakfast to us. Note he had to go up and down three flights of stairs! But he was so very gracious and accommodating. He made us feel very welcome and cared for. I guess my only complaint was that I didn't think about the time of year we were staying. it was mid-July and we picked the top floor of an old house to stay in. So, it was a bit warm. Easily fixed, we just cranked the A/C for our room. And that issue is no fault of the facility. Just common sense really. But something I will consider when booking other stays at B&Bs

Innkeeper Response
We're so glad you enjoyed your stay here at the inn! The third floor is a funny thing; I personally think the suites on that floor are our most 'homey,' especially if you're treating yourself to breakfast En Suite! But you're right, it's the first part of any house to warm up during the dog days of summer - we're glad you felt at home enough to crank the AC and no harm was done, that's what it's there for! Thanks for taking the time to write down your thoughts and we hope to see you again soon!

Lovely stay

4.6 on July 17, 2016

We have stayed at the Inn many times over the last 12 years and this visit was even more exceptional than previous stays. The staff is so friendly, the food is fantastic, and the inn is as beautifully appointed as ever. We will definitely return.

Innkeeper Response
Thank you so much for your kind words. We're always striving to one-up ourselves! We'll see you next time!

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Rooms & Rates

Arkansas Black Room

Charm and comfort abound in this second floor room with twin beds, decorative fireplace, and hardwood floors. This room can convert to king size accomodations.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $190 - $280

Macintosh Apple Room

Pamper yourself in this spacious, elegantly decorated second floor room with a fireplace, wood floors, king-size four poster bed and whirlpool bath tub.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $190 - $300

Northern Spy Apple Room

Exquisitely decorated two-room suite on the third floor. Features a queen-size wrought iron bed and arched ceilings. The sitting room included couch and chair perfect for relaxing.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $190 - $280

Granny Smith Apple Room

Relax in comfort in this second floor room with a private sitting room, beautiful bay windows, handsome queen size bed, fireplace, wood floors and whirlpool bath tub.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $190 - $280

Braeburn Apple Room

Luxuriate in this spacious, first floor handicap accessible room with fireplace, sitting area, floor-to-ceiling bay windows, king-size canopy bed and full bathroom with shower.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $215 - $300

Cortland Apple Room

Indulge in this sumptuous second floor suite with its floor-to-ceiling bay windows, fireplace, king-size four-poster bed, sitting room and deluxe bathroom with whrilpool bath tub and shower.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $215 - $300

Empire Apple Room

Escape to this elegant, spacious third floor suite with its cathedral ceilings, fireplace, king-size four-poster bed, sitting area and bath with whirlpool bath tub.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $215 - $300

Pippin Apple Room

Cozy third floor queen sized accomodations with an oversized bathroom and whirlpool bath tub.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $190 - $280

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Location Type

Downtown, Urban


Pittsburgh, PA (PIT)

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Gateway Clipper Fleet, Cathedral of Learning, Frick Art & Historical Center, Phipps Conservatory, Carnegie Museums of Art and History, Strip District, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn, Mansion

On-site amenities

Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Movie library, Parking, Walk to mass transit, Wedding Facilities

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, CD player, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Turndown Service, VCR, Videos, Wheelchair access, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Shopping, Sight-seeing

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  • Check In:: 3:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only outdoors only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited children over age 10 accepted
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: on some weekends and holidays, call for details.
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: 50% or credit card to guarantee room.
  • Cancellations: Guests can cancel their reservation 7 or more days in advance with no charge. Should their plans change within 7 days of their scheduled arrival, guests are charged for 50% of the total cost of their stay unless the room can be booked by another guest. Cancellation within 48 hours of a scheduled arrival will require full payment unless the room can be booked by another guest.



Heidi Smart and Liz Sullivan

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  • Time Served: 7:00 am to 10:00 am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian with some notice