The Nittany Lion Inn

200 West Park Avenue, State College, PA 16803, United States
+1 814 865 8500

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8.7

Excellent
based on 11 reviews
The Nittany Lion Inn - State College, PA, United States
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Distance to city centre

1.1 km

Nearest Airport

State College University Park

Distance to airport

6.0 km

Rooms

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Standard Rooms

C$ 191+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Double bed
C$ 191 per night
King bed
C$ 191 per night
Double bed
C$ 194 per night
King bed
C$ 206 per night
King bed
C$ 206 per night
Double bed
C$ 206 per night
Unknown
C$ 221 per night
King bed
C$ 221 per night
Queen bed
C$ 221 per night
Double bed
C$ 251 per night
Double bed
C$ 251 per night
Queen bed
C$ 325 per night
Unknown
C$ 488 per night

Superior Rooms

C$ 354+

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Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
C$ 354 per night
Queen bed
C$ 399 per night

Deluxe Rooms

C$ 295+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Double bed
C$ 295 per night
Double bed
C$ 295 per night
Double bed
C$ 325 per night
Double bed
C$ 340 per night
Double bed
C$ 354 per night
Double bed
C$ 518 per night
Double bed
C$ 518 per night

Reviews

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  • Excellent
    May 2018
    10.0

    Staff was very friendly and helpful. The setting was on campus. Rooms were very comfortable and internet was fast

  • Good
    Jul. 2017
    8.0

    Beautiful accomodations but not accomodating.

    While disappointed in the management staff, the service staff up front was great. Nice and helpful. Grounds and building were gorgeous. Easy walk to Arts Fest and town. Whiskers was a nice venue to relax with a cocktail.

    Reserved a year in advance for this year's Arts Fest. Four girlfriends. With both elderly parents and young adult children issues, only booked rooms because the third party reservation site bragged that we would be able to cancel up to 24 hours ahead. Three weeks out it became apparent that our issues would make it very difficult to be away from family for that weekend. Called to cancel. Management would not budge from their 30-day cancel policy. (in the fine print on the confirmation) Third party even got involved. They would not budge. They were already sold out and easily could have re-rented those rooms. They would have had happy future alumni customers. We managed for 2 of us to go but 2 were out the money. Nice rooms but dark, fickle A/C sometimes worked and would then turn off, several bugs in bthrm, hot shower turns cold for periods of time.

  • Excellent
    Jul. 2016
    9.7

    Would like to see complimentary coffee and Danish for am

  • Good
    Oct. 2015
    7.7

    Beautiful old hotel, but walked away thinking it s

    Location, Location, Location. Right on campus, so if visiting Penn State, this is it !!! I've had small rooms and large rooms. This time I got lucky and got a nice large room. However, not nearly enough outlets available for guests' use.

    Only one outlet accessible in room. It's apparent, lots of students work here, but they seem to be teaching mediocrity. Why isn't it being run like a Ritz Carlton. Teach Perfection and the best way to run a hotel !! I was supposed to be picked up at the airport by their shuttle, and apparently, the person taking my reservation never signed me up in the reservation book (or wherever he's supposed to put it). Also, given the wrong price of the dinner buffet (by Over $10/person).

  • Excellent
    Aug. 2015
    10.0

    Excellent!

    Service was outstanding. Dinner in the restaurant was exquisite. Staff makes you feel at home. Great proximity to PSU venues and the airport. Complimentary shuttle service to local destinations is an excellent ammenity. Free apples for guests in the lobby!

    There are no cons to staying here. It might be a bit pricey for some, but the value is excellent for the service and convenience provided at this location.

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About

Overview

Since opening in 1931, The Nittany Lion Inn has been the premier hotel in State College, combining comfort and quality with Penn State tradition to create an unmatched guest experience. The name makes it clear: The Nittany Lion Inn supports all things Penn State and is a prime destination for all sports fans.

The boutique hotel is in the heart of all exciting locations in the area. Whether in the area for a big game, campus visit, or to enjoy the beautiful countryside, traveler’s find lots to do in the area from art exhibits and festivals to music performances, theater, and much more.

The four-diamond hotel takes quality in the amenities and services offered. The hotel boasts two on-site dining options, Whiskers is a casual pub-style lunch and dinner spot, while The Dining Rooms serves award-winning fine dining cuisine. A fitness facility is on-site, but guests can also access the University’s fitness center and indoor lap pool. The hotel offers free parking and shuttle service, making it easy to explore the campus and downtown area.

As Pennsylvania State University’s only on-campus hotel, The Nittany Lion Inn’s 223-rooms offer comfortable guest rooms and suites with both historical touches and modern furnishings. All rooms are equipped with amenities like free WiFi, a flat-screen high-definition TV and Keurig coffee makers. Penn State students, parents, and guests will find the comfort and amenities they desire when they make The Nittany Lion Inn their home away from home.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

Check in

4:00 PM

Check out

11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled Access
ATM on-site
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry service
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hairdryer
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Safe
Free airport shuttle
Pets not allowed
Free parking
Storage available
Free valet parking
Elevator
Meeting/Banquet facilities

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Rec Hall 281 m
  • Palmer Museum of Art 0.6 km
  • Pennsylvania State University 0.7 km
  • Penn State Golf Courses 1.2 km
  • Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania 1.2 km
  • Penn State Ice Pavilion 1.5 km

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