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The Atherton Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   125 South Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801
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Ranked #16 of 26 Hotels in State College
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed there a few days. The stay was overall comfortable and the staff were hospitable. The rooms are a little old and can be better maintained. The food is good. Probably the best thing about this hotel is its location as it across the street from Penn State.

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East Bay, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Near Penn State University. Tons of students walking back and forth to class. Lots of restaurants nearby and within walking distance. Very nice, comfortable executive suite. Work out room. Restaurant has very good food. Parking $7 per day under hotel. Luggage racks available to take own luggage to the room. From outside take elevator to the lobby on the first... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Atherton last weekend while attending a wedding that took place there. Comfy beds, clean room, nice, accommodating staff - very good experience overall! Location is really good although it may work against you on some busy weekends - we were lucky to have a nice quiet room though.

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Wauconda, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here while at a conference at Penn State. The public and private spaces were very clean and well maintained, though the decor was a little unusual. In particular, six different patterns between the wall paper and the floors was a little much. The room was comfortable, but admittedly not terribly spacious. The room was fairly noisy, particularly on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location in State College is absolutely the best and the staff is very friendly. Rumors bar has the best burgers in town! Ed in reservations and Karen the restaurant and bar manager (who works endless hours), are competent, friendly and professional. We're in the hotel business in California and come back for a PSU game every year and staying at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay @ The Atherton this past weekend. I'm a bit of a clean freak & was very happy to say the hotel was very clean. The staff was very friendly & helpful. It's located in Downtown, close to restaurants & shops. The beds were comfortable. The street noise on a Saturday night was loud, but didn't keep... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My new husband and I came back to State College to have our wedding ceremony and reception at the Atherton Hotel this past weekend. Everything went off without a hitch! Our contact there, Jessica, was incredibly helpful with planning including providing suggestions, keeping me on a good timeline, and letting me know when she needed any information from me! She... More

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location downtown in the heart of State College. Service was great. Room decent. Cost astronomical, but all hotels price gough on a Penn State Football weekend. Would strongly recommend hotel to anyone looking for a good spot in State College.

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Radnor, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first trip to a Penn State college football game weekend. The campus is very crowded so we wanted to stay close to campus for convenience. The Atherton is a wonderfully convenient place to stay if you have a daughter or son living on campus. We were able to meet our daughter both nights by walking rather than... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always love everytibg about staying at the Atherton. The location, having a singer on Friday night before a game, great staff and they have a special outlet for electric cars which is critical for me. If I could change one thing it would be the height of the shower head.

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Address: 125 South Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > State College
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Atherton Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 150
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