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    Nittany Budget Motel

    2070 Cato Ave, State College, PA 16801-2764
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    • Excellent51%
    • Very good30%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “bottle shop” (12 reviews)
    “bagels” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 136 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    My hunny and i stayed for one night while getting an appt done. The motel was clean. The staff were wonderful. Was very quite. Had a microwave and fridge. Probably the best part was the attached alachol store in the check in office! I would...More

    Thank Shawnee C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed during the frigid temps...the heat was incredible & at our discretion to control. Cleanliness was INCREDIBLE, the staff was personable, the Manager was incredibly polite & affable. The pet fee is a whopping 5 bucks, which for any owner is a dream to...More

    Thank Alyceé Z
    Response from Joey H, General Manager at Nittany Budget MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Alycee Z, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience. It was great meeting you and again, I am so glad to hear how much you enjoyed everything! We strive to give great service, great amenities, and comfortable rooms all at...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had booked at another hotel in the area . It didn't take long,after reading reviews of other fancy hotels in the area, of bed bugs pictures of people being with bites all over, the hotel they were staying in would not change rooms for...More

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    Response from Joey H, General Manager at Nittany Budget MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    billwR8333YU, Thank you for taking a moment to review our property. We are so glad that you found everything to your liking! We strive to give the highest level of service at a very affordable price. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our...More

    Reviewed 23 November 2017

    We were here to visit family for Thanksgiving and had a wonderful 2 night stay! We loved the quiet location, the store right on site for snacks and drinks, and the fun continental breakfast in the morning! Great service! This will be our first choice...More

    Thank Annette H
    Response from Joey H, General Manager at Nittany Budget MotelResponded 7 December 2017

    Thank you for taking a moment to review our motel! I am so glad you enjoyed our unique way of delivering breakfast to your room in the morning! We look forward to welcoming you back anytime! Thank you!

    Reviewed 18 October 2017

    We stayed here for one night on our way to Elk County. It was pleasant, clean and surprisingly quiet after 10pm. We were in the room right next to the office/beer sales. The breakfast was nice and plain. Choice of coffee or tea, bagel or...More

    Thank Pamela R
    Response from Joey H, General Manager at Nittany Budget MotelResponded 7 December 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review our property! I am so glad you enjoyed our breakfast delivered to your room! We love dogs and they are always welcome here! We strive to offer the best affordable accommodations in State College and I am...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$50 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in State College
    • #9 Business Hotel in State College
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    6 December 2016|
    Response from Mandy E | Property representative |
    Greetings, The Nittany Budget Motel has a bottle shop located inside the lobby. There is also a bar/restaurant located next door, GiGi's Southern Table.
    Room Tips
    "A walking path runs right by the front of the property and is a nice break."
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    "If you're looking for a great hotel for a budget this place is it. Everything clean and all the things..."
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    "One story hotel but close to Penn State"
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    "Beer in the lobby"
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