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Nittany Lion Inn

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200 W Park Ave, State College, PA 16803-3598 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
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Hotel was great location but overpriced and needs some upgrades in the rooms, new carpets and furniture is needed. The bathrooms need to also be upgraded, bathtubs and sinks are dated and water pressure was horrible. The restaurants were good but also overpriced

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Hotel has great charm, and amenities. Located on campus, it is within walking distance for all. A free shuttle round trip shuttle service is provided to town, which was a wonderful bonus. We will definitely stay here again next time we come to visit...More

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Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review of your recent experience with us. I am so happy to hear that you choose to stay with us when visiting your Grandson here at Penn State. Look forward to seeing you the next time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was super friendly and helpful. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. Valet parking is complimentary too! We were able to leave our car, take the campus tour and return to get our car! It was perfect!

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Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded 1 week ago

A friendly staff! these words ring very well as I would agree that our team is exceptional and work everyday to follow our mission of building relationships that last. Hoping that we started to with you. Thanks very much for the review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a 3 night stay for a conference. Free parking and internet is a plus. I had a room on the first floor which was very convenient. The room was well appointed and everything worked correctly. I did see a couple black hairs...More

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Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded 1 week ago

thank you for your very detailed review of your experience during your recent visit for a conference. Our team continues to think critically about the amenities that we offer and I am glad to hear that they were suited to meet your needs. My sincere...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a dental conference here and stayed the night with co-workers. We were very pleased with our rooms and the meeting room. Whiskers was a fun place to meet and greet those who were attending the conference too! I've also stayed here for Penn State...More

Thank Jayme Y
Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Thank you , Thank you! I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us during your conference. And especially pleased that you enjoyed your experience in Whiskers as well.. Hope to see you again on a future stay.

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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.

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Cuisines: American
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Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
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Certificate of Excellence
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Historic Hotel, Centrally Located, Quiet, Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
US$147 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
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10 August 2018|
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Response from Ron K | Reviewed this property |
One dollar per piece of luggage. Plus a dollar to the driver.
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14 March 2018|
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Response from Chasjm | Reviewed this property |
Best to call direct- if the room is ready they will let you in early - depends on the events going on
20 October 2016|
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Response from Thomas N | Property representative |
Thank you for your question...Whiskers will be open after the game as well as a place to purchase items to take to your room. (Room Service will already be closed for the evening) These will both be based on a very limited... More
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"Will definately stay there again. "
3 Sep 2018
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"Book well in advance for college move in day and parent weekend "
20 Aug 2018
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"Ask to be closer to the main entrance, or you'll walk a long way to your room."
22 Jun 2018
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"The staff will assist you with your all needs"
17 Jun 2018
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