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The quaint residential borough of Sewickley is one of Pittsburgh's most desirable neighborhoods. This neighborhood is calm, clean and safe, and it offers an exceptional quality of life for locals. Even its name is idyllic – "Sewickley" is derived from a Native American word meaning "Sweet Water", which refers to the nearby Ohio River. After hearing about Sewickley from Pittsburgh residents, I decided I'd like to temporarily live like a Sewickley local during my Pennsylvania trip. So to book my Sewickley Pittsburgh hotel, I simply checked out HotelTonight's website. Within a few minutes, I had found a terrific hotel near Sewickley, and I was ready to experience the charm and culture of Sewickley for myself.

The Village

If you're looking for small town charm, you'll certainly find it in Sewickley. The main "village" in Sewickley is comprised of colorful storefronts and tree-lined streets, and here you can find quirky boutiques, old-fashioned candy stores and locally beloved eateries. This quaint town center hosts farmers markets, summer night markets and Christmas markets, so it's a popular spot for locals to mingle and shop year-round. If you find yourself in Sewickley, you should definitely pop into the village for at least a cup of coffee or a sweet treat.

The Streets

If you want to really get a feel for the charming vibe of Sewickley, you should take a stroll through its residential streets. Every block is beautifully maintained, and the streets are lined with picturesque old trees. As you walk through the neighborhood, you'll spot all types of charming homes, from gingerbread Victorians to sprawling mansions. Since Sewickley is only one square mile, it's easy to explore the entire neighborhood on foot. And by simply taking a morning or afternoon walk through the streets, you'll be able to understand why so many Pittsburgh locals would love to live in Sewickley. Even you might want to start house hunting after a leisurely stroll through the neighborhood.

The Parks

Another reason why Sewickley is such a desirable place to live is its abundance of green spaces. Locals love going on runs, walks and bike rides through their community, and it's easy to see why – the parks and recreational spaces in Sewickley are beautiful. Some of my favorite parks in Sewickley were Riverfront Park, Wolcott Park and the Chadwick Street Park. Whether you're looking for a place to enjoy a nice picnic or you're searching for the perfect spot for your morning run, you'll have endless options in Sewickley.

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There's an old-fashioned charm to every street corner and every house in Sewickley, which is why I had such an unforgettable time during my stay. While I could have stayed in the bustling downtown Pittsburgh, I instead chose to stay in a calmer, quainter borough of Pittsburgh, and I am so glad I did. Fortunately, I was able to book a charming hotel near Sewickley through HotelTonight, which always makes it easy for me to find great deals on last-minute hotels. If I return to Pittsburgh in the near future, I'll likely stay in Sewickley again, because I fell head over heels for the beauty and allure of this small town.