Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites Pittsburgh South
Designed with Modern Business Travel in Mind
The Crowne Plaza Hotel and Suites is a 179-room premiere hotel and venue located on Fort Couch Road in the South Hills of Pittsburgh.
The full-service hotel is owned by an affiliate of Pittsburgh-based Oxford Development Company and is managed by Pittsburgh-based Prospera Hospitality, under a license agreement with the InterContinental Hotels Group. Oxford and InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) have recently provided and extensive renovation program to modernize the hotel’s interiors.
The interiors have been completely transformed using nature-inspired color schemes and décor to create more open and inviting spaces. The Grand Ballroom and pre-function room have been fully remodeled with new wall coverings, carpeting, chandeliers, and state-of-the-art LED lighting. Features such as a heated outdoor pool and patio fire pit transform the property into a social headquarters.
Guest rooms and extended stay suites have also been newly-appointed with new bathrooms, carpeting, furnishings, and lighting providing modern appeal. Free in-room Wi-fi and data connection provide added flexibility.
The hotel offers 14,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space with full service audio visual support and complimentary wired and wireless access high-speed internet access in all meeting rooms. The grand ballroom can accommodate weddings of up to 300 guests. Other amenities include a heated outdoor pool, complimentary parking, 24-hour fitness center and sundry shop, and in-room dining.
“Our new ballroom and pre-function space provides that ‘WOW’ factor that our clients are looking for. Not only do we have a modern, stylish interior space for events, but we now also have a beautiful exterior terrace to host wedding ceremonies and other functions,” said Scott Parsons, general manager, Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites. “We look forward to continue to offer our guests exceptional service and amenities.”
The hotel is a repeat WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® recipient, with a 5-star rating from clients. This award represents the top five percent of wedding professionals within the WeddingWire Network, and demonstrates excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism.
A New Local Hotspot
The new Gather Restaurant & Bar serves a variety of craft beers and vintage-inspired specialty cocktails. The redesigned menu by local food and beverage expert Michelle LaVelle-Denk features signature salads, flavorful burgers, and creative desserts. Offering both indoor and outdoor functionality, Gather is now open to the general public for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites is a certified Green Engage Property. The Green Engage system was created by IHG to measure energy, carbon, water, and waste, and helps to minimize the hotel’s impact on the local environment, ensuring that its surroundings are preserved for everyone to enjoy. The hotel is on its way to becoming Level 2 certified. Hotels within the system are quality verified through a third party assurance process.
Additionally, Crowne Plaza Hotel & Suites and Prospera Hospitality are a partner with Clean the World, a not-for-profit corporation which collects and recycles discarded soap and shampoo products and distributes them to impoverished people in the developing world to help prevent hygiene-related illness.
Crowne Plaza is conveniently located near the South Hills Village Mall and shopping district. The many attractions of Downtown Pittsburgh are easily accessed from nearby light rail transit.