Book your room at Pier 5, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

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

With a stay at Pier 5, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, you'll be centrally located in Baltimore, steps from Pier Six Concert Pavilion and National Historic Seaport of Baltimore.

This hotel is within close proximity of Seven Foot Knoll Light and USCGC Taney.

Make yourself at home in one of the 66 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. Additional features include a picnic area and complimentary use of a nearby fitness facility. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle.

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Pier 5, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

At your hotel

As you pull up Harbor Magic Drive, you’ll realize just how fabulous the Pier 5 Hotel’s Inner Harbor location really is. The diamond-shaped roofs of the National Aquarium sparkle in the sun as sailboats and private yachts glide across the harbor waters. Step inside Baltimore’s premier waterfront 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. The Pier 5 Hotel prides itself on delivering an exclusive guest experience accented with personalized details throughout your stay. Enjoy an evening treat with one of our complimentary Simple Indulgences. Participate in the Crabby Hour cooking demo or the Wish Upon a Star Chocolate Bar. In the morning, start the day off right with our signature coffee and pastry service just steps from your room. Also choose from unrivaled dining options with three of the city’s top restaurants located right off the hotel lobby - Ruth’s Chris Steak House, McCormick and Schmick’s and Pizzazz Tuscan Grille. The Pier 5 Hotel is part of Harbor Magic Hotels, a collection of hotels that deliver a memorable Baltimore experience. From exclusive benefits at attractions to the best seats in town, Harbor Magic is Your Connection to the Best of Baltimore.

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

  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • 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
  • Television
  • Desk
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • 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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