The Nittany Lion Inn

200 West Park Avenue, State College, PA 16803, United States
+1 814 865 8500

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9.3

Excellent
based on 779 reviews
The Nittany Lion Inn - State College, PA
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Hotwire $140
TripAdvisor $140
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Good to know

Distance to city center 0.7 mi
Location rating 9.2
Nearest Airport State College University Park
Distance to airport 3.7 mi

Rooms

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Standard Rooms

$140+

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$140 per night
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$140 per night
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$140 per night
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King bed
$151 per night
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$151 per night
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Double bed
$151 per night
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$151 per night
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$151 per night
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Double bed
$151 per night
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Double bed
$151 per night
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Double bed
$151 per night
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Double bed
$151 per night
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Unknown
$151 per night
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Queen bed
$157 per night
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Queen bed
$157 per night
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King bed
$162 per night
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King bed
$162 per night
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Double bed
$162 per night
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Double bed
$162 per night
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Queen bed
$167 per night
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Double bed
$178 per night
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Queen bed
$183 per night
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$184 per night
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King bed
$199 per night
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Queen bed
$205 per night
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$206 per night
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King bed
$206 per night
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Double bed
$238 per night
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Double bed
$238 per night
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Unknown
$238 per night

Superior Rooms

$283+

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Queen bed
$283 per night
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Queen bed
$368 per night

Deluxe Rooms

$238+

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$238 per night
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$238 per night
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Double bed
$411 per night

Double Rooms

$346+

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$346 per night

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apples in the lobby in 3 reviews
beautiful grounds in 8 reviews
beautiful room in 93 reviews
beds were comfortable in 13 reviews
best this location in 48 reviews
better lighting in 4 reviews
close proximity in 8 reviews
dining room in 16 reviews
free shuttle in 26 reviews
fresh air in 15 reviews
friendly and accommodating in 17 reviews
friendly staff in 77 reviews
nice hotel in 45 reviews
parking garage in 13 reviews
pass for the parking in 18 reviews
penn state in 33 reviews
room service in 28 reviews
state campus in 5 reviews
sunday brunch in 4 reviews
torn wallpaper in 3 reviews
window in the room in 11 reviews
  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    9.6

    I love that the floors were heated. The beds were comfortable.

    The price was significantly higher than the price for the hotels downtown.

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    10.0

    Stayed here several times. Love the “Whiskers” bar and restaurant. Location is wonderful!

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    9.6

    Place is beautiful!

    Dirty, used wash cloth dried and on shower curtain rod!

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    10.0

    Location to campus.

  • Good
    Sep 2019
    7.5

    Wait service was very slow.

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About

Overview

Since opening in 1931, The Nittany Lion Inn has been the premier hotel in State College, combining comfort and quality with Penn State tradition to create an unmatched guest experience. The name makes it clear: The Nittany Lion Inn supports all things Penn State and is a prime destination for all sports fans.

The boutique hotel is in the heart of all exciting locations in the area. Whether in the area for a big game, campus visit, or to enjoy the beautiful countryside, traveler’s find lots to do in the area from art exhibits and festivals to music performances, theater, and much more.

The four-diamond hotel takes quality in the amenities and services offered. The hotel boasts two on-site dining options, Whiskers is a casual pub-style lunch and dinner spot, while The Dining Rooms serves award-winning fine dining cuisine. A fitness facility is on-site, but guests can also access the University’s fitness center and indoor lap pool. The hotel offers free parking and shuttle service, making it easy to explore the campus and downtown area.

As Pennsylvania State University’s only on-campus hotel, The Nittany Lion Inn’s 223-rooms offer comfortable guest rooms and suites with both historical touches and modern furnishings. All rooms are equipped with amenities like free WiFi, a flat-screen high-definition TV and Keurig coffee makers. Penn State students, parents, and guests will find the comfort and amenities they desire when they make The Nittany Lion Inn their home away from home.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

9.3 Excellent

based on 779 reviews

9.2

Location

9.1

Service

6.8

Room

5.2

Comfort

Things to Know

  • Stylish hotel
  • Friendly service
  • Wonderful sightseeing
  • Good shuttle service

Check in

4:00 PM

Check out

11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness center
Free Wi-Fi
Increased accessibility
ATM on-site
Internet
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Safe
Free airport shuttle
Free parking
Storage available
Concierge service
Hairdryer
Pets not allowed
Free valet parking
Elevator

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Palmer Museum of Art 0.3 mi
  • Pennsylvania State University 0.5 mi
  • Penn State Ice Pavilion 0.9 mi
  • Bryce Jordan Center 1 mi
  • Beaver Stadium 1.3 mi
  • Centre Furnace Mansion House 1.6 mi

Getting Around

State College University Park 3.7 mi
Altoona Blair County 41.9 mi
Lewistown 21 mi
Tyrone, Pennsylvania 21.3 mi

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