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Ohio
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The Beds and pillows were wonderful. The room was Very clean. The staff was friendly and helpful. The sports bar next door had great food. The breakfast was ok, but at least it was free. I Would stay here again.

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

shannonw518, I am so happy to read about your recent stay and that you were pleased by our friendly team and comfortable room. I also agree that Letterman's Sports Bar and Grill within our parking lot is a great choice for lunch or dinner! While the complimentary breakfast is a big plus, I am sorry to hear that it fell...

Halifax, PA, United States
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I stayed at this hotel while in State College for a business trip. I had previously stayed at this location, and found it to be a decent place for the price. On this trip, I attempted to book my room overnight but the Hilton website stated that the reservation system was down and instructed me to make my reservation by...

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

William S, Thank you for the nice review about your stay with us while in for business. I appreciate the details letting us know about the desk chair and the pillowcases and will replace and review each of those items to make the experience even better for your next visit. I agree that Letterman's Sports Bar and Grill is very...

Downingtown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Have stayed here 3 years in a row for special Olympics events. Always pleased. Great location great accommodations. Never any issues. Clean and friendly. Nice breakfast, great restraunt next store as well for dinner.

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

U8022FUamandab, Thank you so much for your continued loyalty to our Hampton Inn College Avenue location. It is always so wonderful to read reviews such as yours, it truly motivates us to keep delivering smiles and friendly service. We hope to see you again next year for Special Olympics 2017 in State College. Sincerely, Ryan Saal - General Manager

burlington township , nj
Reviewed 9 June 2016

i read all of the reviews and wanted to stay at country inns since they were #1. (this was i think #5) the price difference was $40 dollars. i didn't think it was necessary since i was just staying overnight when my daughter had her Penn State new student orientation to pay an extra 40 bucks. It was nice, clean...

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

jojoriley, Thank you for the review on your recent stay traveling in for new student orientation at Penn State. Our location makes it very convenient for families visiting the campus and the complimentary breakfast down in our lobby helps provide an easy start for the morning. We look forward to seeing you again in the future as your new Nittany...

Newton, United States
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Always enjoy staying at the Hampton In. Clean rooms, Always helpful staff. Curtious Service, Love the breakfast. Plenty to eat. Love the coffee and tea station. Great place to stay and reasonable price

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

Alfred K, Your feedback identifies EXACTLY what we strive for at Hampton Inn State College! Convenience, clean, and always a friendly smile to welcome you is what sets our hotel apart from so many and we appreciate your acknowledgement. I hope to see you again soon and thank you in person. Sincerely, Ryan Saal - General Manager

Reading, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 June 2016

My son was participating in the Pennsylvania Special Olympics Summer Games at Penn State. I found the rates for the Hampton to be very reasonable and the location was right next to the campus. Overall stay was excellent and would use this hotel again. Pool was clean and warm (heated), breakfast had good variety of options, rooms were clean and...

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

fluffnstuff2, Thank you for choosing to stay with us over Special Olympics weekend here in State College. We know that you have a lot of choices of hotels while visiting and I am happy to read that you found the hotel to be friendly, accommodating, and that the breakfast and pool were bonus amenities for you and your family. Your...

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on a Saturday night. They don't have s downtown shuttle and it's a bit of a haul to walk. They didn't bake cookies on the weekend. The premium wifi has a cost even for Hilton Rewards members. The breakfast was decent. The rooms were clean and the bed comfortable. Not a bad hotel but they need to...

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

Bigcityd, Thank you for staying with us and for providing your honest feedback about your stay. I do apologize that we fell short in your expectations of not having a shuttle or for offering cookies during the weekend. Our wifi bandwidth is very strong as our complimentary option however our Diamond reward members can receive the free upgrade to premium...

State College, United States
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Staff is very sweet- they offer bottled water which sounds like a silly thing but to me means they aren't trying to overcharge you by giving you $3 bottles in your room. It's the little things that make a nice stay!

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

Kristin M, You are very kind and sweet yourself for recognizing the little things like a bottle of water. I am so happy to read your review and to know that you were satisfied. We hope to see you again. Sincerely, Ryan Saal - General Manager

New York
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Checked in to room 220 over Memorial Day weekend 2016. I was surprised that there was no refrigerator in the room. Every Hampton Inn I've stayed in has one. Also there are no evening cookies. Not a deal breaker, but just sad about it. There were 3 adults in one room. After our first night, one bed was made up,...

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

dakaraja, First I would like to thank you for staying with us and second for supplying us with this honest feedback about your stay. I apologize that there were areas involved with your that did not meet your expectations but we will be sharing this with our housekeeping team and make sure that this example does not repeat. We will...

Reinholds, United States
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Fantastic experience, staff great, hotel conveniently located; good mattress, room clean and inviting, breakfast was good and well prepared. Our stay was one of convenience, to make our overall trip more relaxing and we were not disappointed. We have always had good experiences at Hampton Inn's regardless of what town we were in.

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RyanS2485, General Manager at Hampton Inn State College, responded to this review

Walter L, Thank you for staying with us at the Hampton Inn State College! It is great to hear that you enjoyed your experience, the staff, the mattress, and the breakfast. It's a pleasure to hear that we were able to help in making your trip more relaxing and appreciate you sharing about your stay! Sincerely, Ryan Saal - General...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hampton Inn by Hilton, is located 1/2 mile from Penn State campus, Beaver Stadium, Bryce Jordon Center, Pegula Ice Arena and Mount Nittany Medical Center. Daily hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi are included. The hotel shares the parking lot with a popular casual restaurant and lounge. We are only 3/4 miles from downtown and I 99/Rt.322. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hampton Inn State College

Address: 1101 E College Ave, State College, PA 16801-6808
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > State College
Price Range: €75 - €165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn State College 2.5*
Number of rooms: 119
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Also Known As:
Hampton Inn State College Hotel State College
State College Hampton Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in State College
#12 Business Hotel in State College
#12 Romantic Hotel in State College
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“First floor rooms are easily accessible and convenient to the front desk, breakfast and entry/exit.”
 of 5 bubbles joanl909, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I didn't really notice any noise throughout the hotel, so I'm not sure there are bad rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles mattgM1528OO, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go to the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles FJDriver, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor away from the elevators. Pick your own room if you check in online.”
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“we were in Room 343 it was quiet”
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