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Chic Boutique Hotel on the waterfront of Baltimore's Inner Harbor

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The Pier 5 Hotel

Step inside Baltimore’s premier boutique hotel and gaze in wonder as gem-toned walls, vibrant colors and whimsical designs fill the three-story atrium lobby and plush velvet couches welcome urban explorers.

Lively atrium lobby

Pier 5, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, combines exclusive guest services with personalized details. This waterfront hotel has 2 restaurants and a lively lobby area with signature guest events.

Flat-screen cable TVs

Guestrooms at Pier 5, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, feature flat-screen TVs, pillowtop mattresses, and bathrobes. Room service is available during scheduled hours.

At your hotel

At your hotel

Baltimore’s premier waterfront boutique hotel welcomes guests with a 3-story atrium lobby featuring gem-toned walls, vibrant colors, plush velvet couches, and whimsical designs. Located in the heart of Baltimore's Inner Harbor, Pier 5, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, prides itself on delivering an exclusive guest experience complemented by personalized attention to details.

Signature guest events at the hotel include Crabby Hour, the Chocolate Event, and a breakfast buffet each morning. Dining options located on site include McCormick and Schmick's Seafood and Ruth's Chris Steakhouse.

  • Marina on site
  • Concierge services
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 66
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Picnic area
  • Year Built 1936
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Elevator/lift
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
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Eat and drink

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Branch of national restaurant chain famed for U.S. prime steaks. Stylish contemporary setting. Dinner nightly.McCormick & Schmick’s - Focus on fresh seafood from the waters of the Atlantic. Traditional wood paneling accented with handcrafted chandeliers, mosaic tile floors, stained glass ceilings, and a mahogany bar. Lunch and dinner.


Runners enjoy the water views along Baltimore's Inner Harbor, just outside the hotel. Harborplace is the spot to board water taxis and tour boats that cruise the waterfront. For shorter excursions, paddle boats shaped like dragons are available for rent. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

The fine print for Pier 5, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Your pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Food and Wine Escape

Book a stay in a Food and Wine Escape rate category and receive the following:

  • Split of Robert Mondavi Private Selection chardonnay and cabernet
  • Two special edition stemless wine glasses
  • Robert Mondavi signature corkscrew
  • Breakfast buffet for two per day
  • Food and Wine Best Bets guide to the area

    Must book the Food and Wine Escape rate category to qualify. Wine and glasses are in room upon arrival. Breakfast is served daily in the hotel’s restaurant; includes taxes but not gratuities. Breakfast cannot be taken as room service. Blackout dates may apply.

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