Don't "select" this Holiday Inn Select... A review of Holiday Inn Pittsburgh University Center
Upon check-in I asked for a King non-smoking--when I got to the room it was two doubles that strongly smelled of smoke. Went down to again request a king non-smoking and was then given a non-smoking with two doubles. Went back down for third try at same request and was then told by same front desk woman (whose badge said she was a supervisor) that no king non smoking rooms were available. I then asked her why she didn't just tell me that to begin with--she made excuses, but refused to apologize or admit any fault. I finally accepted a non smoking with two doubles. In the bathroom I found about ten hairs (not mine) in tub, sink area, etc. The room itself was tired looking, but adequate. Overall this hotel is not up to par--housekeeping is poor as is the service from the daytime front desk "Supervisor". The location may be good for people with business at the local colleges and hospitals, but most others will prefer to be downtown. My advice--try somewhere else.