BEST WESTERN Garden Inn
101 Gosai Drive, Bentleyville, PA 15314-1049
Phone: 724/239-4321 | Fax: 724/239-5455 | 83 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM | Check In: 3:00 PM | Online Reservations
Located near I-70 in the heart of Bentleyville, Pennsylvania, the BEST WESTERN Garden Inn offers comfortable amenities at an unbeatable value - all located just a short drive away from the California University of Pennsylvania, the Douglas Education Center and the excitement of Pittsburgh, home of the Pirates, Steelers and Penguins.
While staying at the BEST WESTERN Garden Inn, be sure to experience the local culture and exciting attractions at the Meadows Racetrack Casino, Tanger Outlets and the Kennywood Amusement Park & Sand Castle. In addition, Pittsburgh is less than an hour away, which makes the perfect day trip for seeing the Heinz Field and touring Falling Water, Frank Lloyd Wright's National Historic Home.
Guests of this Bentleyville, PA hotel will discover 83 well-appointed guest rooms and suites, each complete with a microwave, refrigerator, cable television with HBO® and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Other hotel amenities include a complimentary full hot breakfast, indoor heated swimming pool, on-site fitness center and guest laundry.
Business guests staying at this Bentleyville hotel will appreciate the hotel's on-site business services and meeting facilities accommodating up to 20 people, in addition to a close proximity to local organizations - including the Donora Industrial Park, the Monongahela Business Park, the California Industrial Park, the Speers Business Park and is conveniently located less than a mile from Alta Vista business park. You'll be just down the highway from a variety of natural gas and Marcellus Shale development businesses.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Exercise facilities
- Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
- Complimentary breakfast
- Indoor pool, heated
- Exercise facility, open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., free
- Stationary bike
- 24-hour front desk
- Guest laundry
- Dry cleaning, same day available
- Ice/vending machines
- Safe deposit box
- Truck/RV parking
- Free parking
- Photocopy services
- Fax services
- Free wireless internet access available in public areas, and all guest rooms
- Coffee available all day
- High-speed Internet access
- New carpeting
- Curtain shower rods
- Elevator, wheelchair accessible
- Conference facilities
- Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
- Inter corridor
- Express check out provided for BW Rewards members
- Late check out provided for BW Rewards members
- Cable or satellite television 32-inch flat screen with HD programming
- Housekeeping provided, full, daily
- Evening reception, Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- ATM/cash machine
BEST WESTERN Garden Inn
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Conveniently located, the best western garden inn in Bentleyville, Pennsylvania is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:
Longitude: 40.131444 / Latitude: -79.997597
Driving Directions to Hotel
From: Pittsburgh Take Interstate 79 South to Interstate 70 East. Take Exit 32B and turn left at the bottom of the ramp. The BEST WESTERN Garden Inn entrance is on the left across from the McDonalds Restaurant.
From: Morgantown, WV Take Interstate 79 North to Interstate 70 East. Take Exit 32B and turn left at the bottom of the ramp. The BEST WESTERN Garden Inn entrance is on the left across from the McDonalds Restaurant.
From: Wheeling, WV Take Interstate 70 East to Exit 32B and turn left at the bottom of the ramp. The BEST WESTERN Garden Inn entrance is on the left across from the McDonalds Restaurant.
From: New Stanton Take Interstate 70 West to Exit 32B. Follow Rt. 917 South for ¼ mile. The BEST WESTERN Garden Inn entrance is on the left across from the McDonalds Restaurant.
BEST WESTERN Garden Inn
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Most Popular Area Attractions
Pittsburgh area residents and visitors looking for winter-time fun have a wonderful resource not far from downtown. They visit the Boyce Park Ski Area, located east of downtown Pittsburgh.
Grab your snowboard or skis for a fun day on the slopes. The park features nine runs including, a terrain park for snowboarders, two double lifts, two surface lifts, two magic carpets for the beginner area and night skiing.
Those that are new to the sport, can sign up for a lesson from the Snow Sports School to learn from the pros. Adult and children's ski equipment and gear is also available for rental, if needed. Have fun in the snow with family and friends, at this small Pittsburgh ski area.
Carnegie Mellon University
Founded by philanthropist and namesake Andrew Carnegie in 1900, the Carnegie Mellon University is premier school in Pittsburgh.
Plan your next visit to western Pennsylvania and be sure to make time for a tour of the Carnegie Mellon campus – it's 144 acres of well-groomed, pristine landscape. Enjoy the drive in from nearby Bentleyville.
Though it is a private school, Carnegie Mellon ranks highly in many statistical categories. As you explore the campus, be sure to visit Wean Hall, and the Hamarschlag and Roberts Halls.
You'll want to view the Walking to the Sky sculpture, and in sports the Carnegie Mellon Tartans field 17 varsity level teams.
You'll have a long list of things to do in Pittsburgh – make sure visiting Chatham University makes the cut. Plan your next visit to western Pennsylvania and enjoy a campus tour at Chatham, or take in the sites on and around campus. Drive in from nearby Bentleyville and make the most of your visit to Chatham University.
Established in 1869 as the Pennsylvania Female College, Chatham, today, is a full fledged university, featuring a wide range of undergraduate and post-grad programs. Found just east of downtown Pittsburgh, Chatham University features the campus labyrinth – don't get lost! You can also watch the Chatham Cougars compete within the Presidents' Athletic Conference.
Ready for action in downtown Pittsburgh? The Consol Energy Center is the place to be, to watch the National Hockey League's Pittsburgh Penguins play their games, as well as, the Arena Football League's Pittsburgh Power.
This multi-purpose Pittsburgh arena replaced Mellon Arena upon its completion in 2010. Throughout the years, the arena has hosted a variety of sporting events, music concerts and special events.
The Consol Energy Center is the first of its kind in the AFL and NHL, as a gold-certified Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design building. The center features 1,950 club seats at center ice, 236 loge box seats, and private executive suites.
Rich in history, and diverse in things to do and see, Pittsburgh yields fun-filled days all year long. Plan a visit to Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania soon and be sure to check out Duquesne University. Pronounced "Doo-shayne," this private university is one of the premier schools in the state. The drive in from Bentleyville is scenic and quick.
Established in 1878, Duquesne features a Catholic affiliation and was founded by the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. The main Duquesne campus is found in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh, just off the shores of the Monongahela River. College sports fans often make time to watch the Duquesne Dukes play in 15 NCAA sports. Head for the A.J. Palumbo Center for Dukes basketball.
The First Niagara Pavilion is just across the Pennsylania border from Steubenville, Ohio.
Seating approximately 23,000, the First Niagara Pavilion is an outdoor amphitheater hosting numerous famous musical acts since 1990. The pavilion is located just 30 miles north of Bentleyville on the I-70 in western Pennsylvania.
Concerts ranging from artists like Billy Joel to larger festivals like Lollopalooza have all taken the stage at the pavilion. Platinum-selling rock 'n' roll band Phish used the pavilion to record a live concert video in 1998.
Fort Necessity National Battlefield
Enjoy a historical tour of western Pennsylvania when you check out the Fort Necessity National Battlefield.
Commemorating and preserving the history of the Battle of Fort Necessity, the Fort Necessity National Battlefield is a top attraction in Farmington – and just a short and scenic drive southeast from Bentleyville.
Measuring in at nearly 903 acres, the Fort Necessity National Battlefield features a wealth of sights and things to do.
Visit the reconstructed Fort Necessity, and the always popular Mount Washington Tavern. The Battle of Fort Necessity took place on July 3, 1754.
Fort Pitt Museum
History buffs in the Pittsburgh area have a wonderful option available in the heart of downtown. The Fort Pitt Museum is located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers at the beginning of the Ohio River, in Point State Park.
This Pittsburgh museum is a recreation of the original Fort Pitt, built by the British during the French and Indian War in 1758.
The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission established the 12,000 square foot museum in 1969, to showcase the important historical events that occurred during the French & Indian War and American Revolution. In 2009, the Senator John Heinz History Center began managing the museum.
While at the park, be sure to view the 1764 Blockhouse, the only remaining original building on site and the oldest building in Pittsburgh. The Blockhouse was preserved by the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Head west the next time you visit Pennsylvania and check out Friendship Hill National Historic Site. One of the top attractions south of the Pittsburgh area and Bentleyville, Friendship Hill National Historic Site is the former home of Albert Gallatin, one of the first American politicians.
Friendship Hill National Historic Site is comprised of 675 acres, and the Albert Gallatin house was built in 1789. Because of its historical significance, Friendship Hill National Historic Site was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1966. It was also designated as a National Historic Site in 1978.
Those ready to get away from the hustle and bustle of Steel City, have a wonderful opportunity just northwest of Pittsburgh. Hartwood Acres Park features 629 acres of land, ready for exploration in Pittsburgh.
Enjoy the short 10-mile drive out of the city, to reach this beautiful park, the crown jewel of the county. Once there, visitors have the option to walk, bicycle, horseback ride, or cross country ski along the 30 miles of trails.
During the summer months, enjoy one of the theater performances, music concerts or festivals held at the park's amphitheater. The park is also the home of the 1929 Tudor-style Hartwood Mansion, gardens, gate lodge, and stables. The Festival of Lights during the holidays is a sight to see.
First opened in 2001, Heinz Field is home to NFL’s Pittsburgh Steelers and NCAA’s University of Pittsburgh Panthers.
A must-see when visiting Heinz Field is the Coca-Cola Great Hall – a 40,000 square foot mini-museum of Steelers and Panthers memorabilia, including lockers, trophies and photographs.
Lace up comfortable shoes for walking along the park's hiking trails and be sure to check out the historical Panther Hollow Bridge, built in 1897. Bring your camera to capture a picture of the four bronze panthers adorning the bridge. While at the park, schedule enough time to tour the adjacent University of Pittsburgh campus, to round our your visit.
This historical man-made lake, created in the 1880s, has been surrounded by a recreational area since it was established. The lake was named for the mountain lions that used to be native in the area.
Phipps Conservatory & Botanical Gardens
Found on the on the National Register of Historic Places, the Phipps Conservatory is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and offers 90-minute conservatory tours of this historic complex.
A good time to visit the Phipps Conservatory is between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m., so get your camera and walking shoes ready for current events and exhibits.
After your tour, enjoy lunch at Café Phipps, and browse through the Shop at Phipps and grab a little something for the home.
Pittsburgh International Airport
Travel in the City of Bridges is a breeze thanks to the Pittsburgh International Airport.
Located on the west side of the city, the Pittsburgh airport has expanded throughout the years to become the state's second busiest airport.
This impressive Pittsburgh airport encompasses over 12,000 acres of land, making it the fourth-largest airport in America by acreage. Commercial flights are available from the airport's 75 gates.
PIT was stablished as a military airport in 1942, and used as a stop-over facility and training base.
The airport remains the home base for the Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station, servicing the Air Force Reserve Command and the Air National Guard.
Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium
Throughout the years, Pittsburgh has grown to become the second largest city in the state. One of the top city attractions remains the Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium.
The Pittsburgh zoo, established in 1898, is located on seventy-seven acres of land in Highland Park, along the Alleghany River. This accredited member of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, remains one of six major zoo and aquariums in America.
Visit this wonderful zoo to see over 4,000 animals from 475 species, in seven sections throughout the park. Kids love the interactive children's area in Kid's Kingdom, where they can pet zoo animals and play on the playground.
The PPG Aquarium contains a variety of exhibits, including a penguin habitat and a stingray tunnel. The Asian Forest, Tropical Forest, African Savanna, Bears, and Water's Edge exhibits round out the remaining exhibits at the zoo.
Baseball fans in Steel City ready to cheer on the hometown Major League Baseball's Pittsburgh Pirates, know just where to spend the afternoon. They head to PNC Park, located in downtown Pittsburgh, in the North Shore neighborhood along the Allegheny River.
This wonderful baseball park has been the home field for the Pirates since 2001. Construction for PNC Park was funded in conjunction with Heinz Field, the home for the Pittsburgh Steelers and University of Pittsburgh Panthers.
This impressive ballpark features 38,362 seats, limestone in the facade of the ballpark, steel trusswork, a Tuckahoe Bluegrass field and a riverside concourse with a variety of restaurants.
Enjoy a delicious meal, while watching a game, on the outdoor patio of The Hall of Fame Club underneath the scoreboard. Throughout the years, the ballpark has hosted college baseball games, the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, and concerts.
Downtown Pittsburgh is home to what is known as the "crown jewel" of Pittsburgh. PPG Place is comprised of six buildings built with the same glass architecture, encompassing three city blocks.
The glass beautifully reflects the downtown buildings, skies and rivers of downtown An icon of the Pittsburgh skyline, the 40-story building reaches a height of 635 feet.
The buildings were constructed by PPG Industries, formally known as Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, as the location for their headquarters. After three years of construction, PPG Place was completed in 1984.
John Burgee Architects designed the beautiful glass and steel buildings, which feature 231 glass spires. The buildings contain almost one million square feet of PPG Solarban 550 clear reflective glass. In total, there are 19,750 pieces of glass.
The complex contains shops, restaurants, office space, and Wintergarden – featuring an all-glass garden environment. Visit this beautiful complex to admire the outside plaza's fountain and the 140 water jets. During the winter, bring your ice skates for the 9,600-square-foot ice rink, while admiring the 60-foot Christmas Tree in the center.
Make plans to explore Pennsylvania and check out the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area. As you explore Pennsylvania, head to the western region of the state, near Pittsburgh and Bentlyville, and check out the Rivers of Steel. Celebrate and learn about the steel-making heritage of the area.
You'll want to make a full day of it when you visit the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area in Swissvale. Don't miss out on top attractions within like the Carrie Furnace, Homestead Steel Works, and Pinkerton's Landing Bridge. Start off your tour of the Steel Rivers with a trip to the Bost Building, where you'll find the visit center and museum.
Found within the Moon Township, Robert Morris University is a premier school in western Pennsylvania. Drive in from nearby Bentleyville and enjoy a campus tour with your high school senior, or take in some of the exciting college sports action.
Founded in 1921, Robert Morris University – or, more commonly known as, RMU – features a suburban campus of 230 acres. A suburb of Pittsburgh, Moon is a lovely and quaint place for a visit – housing RMU is just an added bonus. The Robert Morris Colonials compete in 16 varsity level sports – catch a basketball game at RMU Island Sports Complex, or a football game at Joe Walton Stadium.
Plan your next trip into Latrobe and be sure you check out the campus at Saint Vincent College. Found just south of downtown Latrobe, and a short drive east from Bentleyville, Saint Vincent College is a top choice for many in western PA when it comes to institutions of higher learning.
Founded in 1846, Saint Vincent College is a private school with a Roman Catholic affiliation. A well-groomed and diverse campus of nearly 200 acres greets you when you visit – enjoy campus tour soon with you high school-er. If your visit is during the summer, you might catch the Pittsburgh Steelers training – Saint Vincent College has served as the host site for the their training camp since 1966.
A private liberal arts school, Seton Hill University is found in Greensburg. Travel to western Pennsylvania soon and explore the campus at Seton Hill – ideal for those traveling with high school seniors. A short drive from nearby Bentleyville, Seton Hill University is a premier institution in the state.
Established in 1885, Seton Hill was a women's college up until 2002 when it was expanded to co-ed. The school was named in honor of Elizabeth Ann Seton, founder of the Sisters of Charity. Incidentally, she is also recognized as the first native-born saint to the United States.
When you visit Seton Hill, be sure ot also enjoy some exciting college sports action. Watch as the Seton Hill Griffins take on foes within the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference.
Cathedral of Learning
Established in 1787, the University of Pittsburgh, established as the Pittsburgh Academy, is one of America's oldest continuously chartered institutions of higher education.
This state-related, active research university, is one of four universities in the Commonwealth System of Higher Education – and remains among the top research universities in the country.
Be sure to tour the 132-acre campus to see the impressive Cathedral of Learning, built in 1931. This historical Late Gothic Revival style building reaches a height of 535 feet, and is the world's second-tallest building on a university. Make time for the Nationality Rooms Tour.
Known more commonly by many – including alumni – as W&J, Washington & Jefferson College is a top school in western Pennsylvania. Make the short drive in from nearby Bentleyville and enjoy seeing the sights on campus – Washington & Jefferson features a 60-acre campus.
W&J was established in 1781 by Joseph Smith, John McMillian, and Thaddeus Dod – three Presbyterian missionaries. It's a private liberal arts college. Enjoy a tour of the W&J campus and be sure to see McMillian Hall – it was built in 1793 and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Make your way to the Pittsburgh area and check out the campus of Waynesburg University. Found in the borough of Waynesburg, a short drive from nearby Bentleyville, this school is an exceptional university in western PA. Visit soon and embark on a campus tour, an ideal day-trip for those with high school-aged kids.
A private liberal arts school, Waynesburg University was established in 1849. It features a Presbyterian affiliation. As you explore the campus at WU, check out Hanna Hall, and Miller Hall. Throughout the year, you'll be able to catch exciting Waynesburg Yellow Jackets sporting events.
More Area Attractions & Services
- 19.00 mile(s) from Meadows Racetrack Casino, The Meadows Racetrack and Casino
- 20.00 mile(s) from Washington Crown Center
- 20.12 mile(s) from Consol Energy Park, Home of the Wild Things Baseball Team
- 30.00 mile(s) from Heinz Field, Home of the Pittsburgh Steelers Football Team
- 30.00 mile(s) from Mellon Arena, Home of the Pittsburgh Penguins Hockey Team
- 30.00 mile(s) from PNC Park, Home of the Pittsburgh Pirates
- 30.00 mile(s) from David L. Lawrence Convent, David L. Lawrence Convention Center
- 33.00 mile(s) from Kentucky Knob, Frank Lloyd Wright's National Historic Home
- 41.00 mile(s) from Falling Water, Frank Lloyd Wright's National Historic Home
- 5.00 mile(s) from Scenery Hill Shops
- 15.00 mile(s) from Washington Crown Center, Mall in Washington, PA
- 15.00 mile(s) from Tanger Outlet Mall, located in Meadowlands, PA
- 25.00 mile(s) from South Hills Village Mall
- 30.00 mile(s) from Century III Mall
Local Area Recreation Opportunities
- 3.00 mile(s) from Golf Course
- 5.00 mile(s) from Fishing
- 30.00 mile(s) from Snow Skiing
- 30.00 mile(s) from Winter Sports
- 45.00 mile(s) from White Water, rafting and canoeing
- Adjacent to King's Family Restaurant, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
- Across the street from Dairy Queen®, fast food, American, open for: lunch, dinner,
- Across the street from Subway®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
- Across the street from McDonald's®, fast food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
- 1.00 mile(s) from Debbie's Delight, ice cream/dessert, American, open for: lunch, dinner,
BEST WESTERN Garden Inn
Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Bentleyville. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.
Local Events Worth Considering:
2016 Tomato & Garlic Festival: Red, Ripe & Roasted
Yinz are welcome to get a true taste of western PA at One Schenley Park this summer, as plenty of veggie-themed festivities are set to highlight the afternoon. The fun gets underway at 11 a.m.
2016 Jimmy Stewart Airport Festival
Fans of aviation and flight won't want to miss this get together. Head over to Jimmy Stewart Airport in Indiana for a day full of vintage aircraft displays, airplane rides, vendors, and much more. Admission is free – it all gets underway at 8 a.m.
2016 American Spirit Aviation Festival
A family-friendly event held at St. Marys Municipal Airport, featuring air shows, airplane rides with the Elk Flyers, bi-plane rides, and so much more aviation inspired fun. The event gets underway at 9 a.m.
2016 Lee Foster Memorial 5K
Get out and enjoy western PA with St. Marys residents as they embark on this exhilarating 5K. The race departs from Memorial Park at 9 a.m.
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