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    The Atherton Hotel

    125 S Atherton St, State College, PA 16801-3827
    +1 855-849-1513
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good30%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
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    “great location” (67 reviews)
    “parking garage” (21 reviews)
    “penn state” (63 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    I stayed two nights at this hotel and attended a wedding at the hotel. Although it's an older hotel, I was impressed by the cleanliness and the amenities. The rooms were good sized, and there was a lot of charm in the hotel lobby. The...More

    Thank Tash918
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 16 August 2017

    Thank you for your great review and for your business. We are really glad to know that you enjoyed your time at the wedding and appreciate your insight about the issues you had with the dance floor. Maggie Biddle, General Manager

    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    I love the Atherton hotel! The location is the best, walkable to everything. The staff are very nice and always go out of their way to make our visit nice, Karen and Stephen are both terrific! The rooms are nice, clean and comfortable.

    Thank Denise V
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 8 August 2017

    Thank you for your time in sharing a review with other travelers, and especially for your acknowledgment of Steven and Karen who are both outstanding members of our team. Your positive remarks and your business are truly appreciated. Maggie Biddle, General Manager

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    Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is clean and beautiful. The staff were above and beyond in professionalism and helpfulness. The food is delicious and as we travel there yearly it is wonderful to see Karen still in the dining room. Having long term and dedicated staff speaks wonders...More

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    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 30 July 2017

    Thank you very much for your wonderful review and acknowledgment of our staff and particularly of Karen! In the service industry we are especially grateful for guests' mentioning the good work of the people serving. Thank you! Your business is appreciated and valued.

    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    I am a frequent guest of the Atherton. As an avid (okay... addicted) Penn State alumni, the Atherton is a great location to be close to the campus as well as the fun of downtown State College. Brenda Hill, Front Desk Manager, is the ultimate...More

    Thank Reilly3
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 28 July 2017

    Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review and for your kind compliments for our staff and for Brenda in particular. Brenda is an outstanding member of our staff. In the service industry we truly appreciate any and all positive feedback...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    I stayed at the Atherton for 3 nights and I must say is the best hotel in State College. The staff is very friendly and efficient, the room was perfectly clean, the beds very comfortable and in general all of it was great. Besides its...More

    Thank hecherdr1
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 12 July 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful review and for your business. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay, the location, and most of all the beds! If I can ever be of assistance to you during a future stay please contact me so...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$81 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 Business Hotel in State College
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    cubano40
    25 August 2016|
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    Response from AthertonHotel | Property representative |
    The charge for parking is $8 per night as of 9/1/16. Some groups may have negotiated parking as part of the rate, and parking is included during specific special events. Parking rates are stated on confirmation emails... More
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    16 March 2015|
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    Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
    The Atherton Hotel offers a full-service breakfast in Tarragon Restaurant. We can easily accommodate any group size for breakfast. Please contact 814-231-2100 ext 112 for group meal plans. Thank you for your question!
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    26 September 2014|
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    Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
    Please call us when you arrive at the airport: 814-231-2100. We will be happy to pick you up. The University Park Airport is 6.1 miles from the hotel and about a 10 minute drive depending on traffic. Thank you for your... More
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