August 07, 2015
The Priory Hotel's Grand Hall ballroom was featured prominently in the recently released movie "Southpaw"starring Jake Gyllenhaal, 50 Cent and Forrest Whittaker. A clip shot in the Grand Hall has been making the rounds of various talk shows as the movie is released.
Priory Hotel Receives Tripadvisor Hall of Fame Award!
June 01, 2015
The Priory Hotel was recently named to the Tripadvisor "Hall of Fame" for earning five consecutive Tripadvisor Certificates of Excellence. To earn a Certificate of Excellence, a hotel must earn an average rating of four stars or better through reviews of actual guests. The Priory has consistently garnered a 4.5 star rating, which ranks it among the top 5% of hotels nationwide.
Priory Hospitality Finalist for Family Owned Business of the Year
May 07, 2015
Priory Hospitality Group was a finalist for the Family Owned Business of the Year in the 51-75 employee category. The award is sponsored by the Pittsburgh Business Times and finalists are evaluated by a panel of judges. Criteria included length of service, number of family employees involved in the community, financial success, and commitment to the community. While PHG did not prevail for the award, ownership and staff were honored to be considered with some innovative Pittsburgh area businesses.
November 20, 2012
Media Source: North Side Chronicle
The North Side Chronicle's Kelsey Shea covered the Priory Hotel's 25th Anniversary celebration in November 2012.More ...
October 07, 2012
Media Source: Yahoo! Travel
In a tour of 10 (unexpectedly) romantic United States Cities, Yahoo! Travel mentions just one hotel in Pittsburgh -- the Priory Hotel! "For optimum romance, check into the Priory Hotel, a former Benedictine monastery on the City's North Side, with just 42 cozy rooms, a fireplace in the lobby, and an on call shuttle to downtown."More ...
October 03, 2012
Media Source: KDKA TV
Priory Fine Pastries is named one of the top locations for Autumn Desserts in Pittsburgh in this piece by KDKA TV, Pittsburgh's CBS network affiliate.More ...
September 26, 2012
Media Source: WPXI TV
A slide show of the crowd at the Pittsburgh Wine Opener eventto benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in September 2012.More ...
August 26, 2012
Media Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
A brief story on the "Salute Your Troops" gala held at the Grand Hall at the Priory, which featured many local celebrities and government officials.More ...
June 26, 2012
Media Source: Tripadvisor.com
We are pleased to announce that TripAdvisor.com awarded the Priory Hotel its Certificate of Excellence, based upon the number of reviews generated by our property and by the quality of those guest evaluations, averaging a 4.5 out of 5 in TripAdvisor user evaluations.More ...
June 01, 2012
Media Source: German Life
In this piece for German Life magazine on our neighborhood, Deutschtown, and its German heritage, author Frances J. Folsom discusses the Priory Hotel and Grand Hall's previous incarnations as St. Mary's Church and Priory and the German-speaking peoples who built and populated the buildings.More ...
May 15, 2012
Media Source: Pittsburgh Tribune Review
An interview with actress Barbara Feldon (Get Smart), with a good picture of Ms. Feldon at the Women in Film and Media Opal Awards hosted by the Grand Hall at the Priory in April 2012.More ...