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Nittany Lion Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Philadelphia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is the best hotel on the entire campus. The breakfast buffet is delicious and has everything you can possibly imagine! Book this hotel AS FAR IN ADVANCE AS POSSIBLE! It's the first hotel to sell out for any type of event at PSU.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great hotel, great location and a great place to stay when meeting up with your student. If you don't want to walk down to College Avenue, which is easy to do from this great location, Whiskers is a nice spot for a good meal and cold beer. Will be our go to place to stay whenever we can get in...

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

Great, Great! that is a lot of greats and I am so pleased that you think so highly of your experience while staying with us recently. And al so happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal in Whiskers as well. Hope to see you again!

Orlando
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nittany Inn is very convenient, located right on campus. We stayed overnight prior to an all day college visit with my HS Junior. Will plan to stay for a parent's weekend when/if she starts attending PSU. Staff were helpful providing directions and maps for campus. Free apples in the lobby. Water in the room and a nice clean room. We...

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

I for one vote PSU for the choice...so that maybe we can have the opportunity to get to know you a little bit better. Thank you so much for choosing the Inn!

Devon, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel, excellent service, good food. This hotel is located on Penn States Campus but has the feeling of a small town. The rooms are clean and good sized. The Sunday brunch was delicious and affordable.

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

WOW, not certain we can ask for much more that that, thank you for choosing us and thank you for trying everything!

Centereach, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was top notch in every aspect. I didn't give it a perfect score just because it wasn't perfect overall, but was just a hair under that. The service, food, rooms, and atmosphere were all great. We won't be staying anywhere else when we come down here.

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

It is OK that you didn't give us a perfect score as it gives us something to strive for! thank you too for choosing to stay with us and take a few minutes to comment hear on that staqy.

Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very lovely experience at this hotel, we will definitely come back. The rooms and hotel areas were clean and inviting. The Easter brunch was amazing -- the food and variety was outstanding and a great value for your money. Lunch and drinks at Whiskers bar were also great. Every person we encountered at the hotel was very professional, knowledgeable and...

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

So pleased to hear that you were able to enjoy our outstanding Easter Brunch, the selections sure are wide and you can't beat that great looking Steam Ship Round, I think it weighed in at about 80 pounds, Thanks too for taking a few moments to comment on your experience.

College Park, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there for a Big 10 conference meeting. It was a nice place for us since we had business at Penn State. The room was clean, a nice size and had the usual features. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. The conference room suited our group's needs (appetizers, bar, etc). The hotel's bar (Whiskers) turned out to...

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

Glad that you found our Inn to be equally great for conferences as it can be for individual travelers, our team prides themselves in treating all equally well. Hope to see you again fir either individual travel or group.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff, and clean comfortable rooms. It was strange that a shower cap was not included in the "standard" in room toiletry supplies, but they were quick to bring one on request. The breakfast buffet at the hotel was okay, but nothing spectacular.

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Inn for your recent stay thank you too for complimenting the friendliness of our team, they are indeed a GREAT bunch of folks!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is always a pleasant experience to stay here. The room was clean, the staff is friendly and the location is the best! We arrived early and after a four hour drive it was nice to be able to check in early. I would highly recommend the Nitanny Lion Inn!

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

I am so happy to hear that you continue to choose the Inn as your hotel of choice in State College. I am also pleased that you are pleased enugh with your experience to give us such high recommendation, thank you!

Butler, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Nittany Lion Inn in March while attending a sporting event at the University. The room were nice with a microwave and mini refrigerator. The transportation provided by the Inn was great!

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Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion Inn, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and the transportation that we provided as well. Sure makes it easy, doesn't it?

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Cuisines: American
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Nittany Lion Inn is a Penn State landmark, rich in history and tradition and a proud member of the National Trust Historic Hotels of America. Our AAA Four Diamond rated property is located on the campus of The Pennsylvania State University, serving as a travelers’ haven and a popular gathering place for Penn State alumni. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nittany Lion Inn

Address: 200 West Park Ave., State College, PA 16803
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > State College
Price Range: €134 - €306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Nittany Lion Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 223
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Also Known As:
Nittany Lion Hotel State College
Nittany Lion State College
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#1 Romantic Hotel in State College
#2 Family Hotel in State College
#6 Business Hotel in State College
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“Only one elevator bank for quite a large floor plan, so ask for something near the elevators if you don't want to hike to your room.”
DRVT, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a suite, but were originally going to stay in a large reg room with two queens. Both were absolutely beautiful! We just needed a bit more room.”
JennyLynne7, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the top floor. Best view and less noisy. ”
803lizas, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bathroom was large and updated. Furniture and decor fit with age of the building.”
theresahM5548BC, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Be sure to check on the heat/ac when you check in so if the staff needs to repair it they will have time.”
B7118RUjamesd, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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