February 10, 2016
Try our "Not Pat O'Brien's Hurricane" at our Monks' Bar, available throughout Lent. It may not be from Pat O'Brien's off of Bourbon Street, but it's an excellent concoction put together by our Priory mixologist Nikki. The cocktail is just $9.00, and $1.00 from every hurricane purchased will be donated to Catholic Charities Saving Grace campaign!Adam Frye Receives PRLA "Employee of the Year" Award
November 30, 2015
Priory Hotel Front Desk Associate (and Mr. Everything) Adam Frye was awarded a "Spirit of Hospitality" award as hotel/ restaurant "Employee of the Year" for the state of Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association. In addition to his top notch guest service at the hotel's front desk, Adam helps by tending the Monk's Bar, driving the hotel shuttle, tending the grounds and creating fantastic signs and artwork, including the seasonal cocktail sign in the Monks' Bar.
Priory CEO John Graf Installed as Chairman of the PRLA
November 29, 2015
Priory Hospitality, Inc. President & CEO John Graf was installed as the Chairman of the Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association for 2016 at a ceremony at the Doubletree Hotel in Pittsburgh. As Chairman of the PRLA Board, Graf will oversee strategy for the trade organization and will work closely with PRLA President John Longstreet in protecting the interests of the hospitality industry for the state. "I'm honored to be leading a group with so many inspiring members," said Graf. "These are folks who work hard to create friendly and comfortable environments, and who give back so much to the community. I'm looking forward to a productive and fun year!"
March 05, 2013
Media Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
This piece describes the ongoing efforts of the Priory Hotel management team to acquire the famed "Westinghouse Castle" building in Pittsburgh's eastern suburbs to transform it into a boutique hotel/ event facility/ restaurant.More ...
November 30, 2012
Media Source: Travel Daily News
This article notes the Priory's notching the closing of its 25th year in business, with an eye toward many more years of successful operations.More ...
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 ...