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The Atherton Hotel

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125 South Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801
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East Berlin, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Whenever we stay over in State College, our preference is the Atherton. Very clean, comfortable with a good restaurant. It is within walking distance of downtown and Rec Hall. The hotel and restaurant staff are always helpful. A quality place worth the price. Convenient underground garage parking is provided also.

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NJ
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Atherton Hotel's convenient location was within walking distance of Rec Hall and restaurants on College Ave. It was also nice to have an underground parking garage connected to the hotel, although it was an extra $8 a night. Check in was very smooth and we were given a quiet room on the 7th floor, as requested. I was also... More 

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Thank bbtourist
TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ms Brody, I hope you have received my email regarding your recent stay. I'm sorry to know that your room and our housekeeping did not meet your expectations. We want you to love the hotel and hope that you will respond to my correspondence so that we can learn more about your stay and make amends. More 

Youngstown, Ohio
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38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really neat hotel with old architecture and wood paneling throughout. Rooms are comfortable and beds are sleepable. Old school lobby and decent little bar. Walking distance to the bars and restaurants, my favorite place to stay while in state college.

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Thank Leximusprime
TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your business and for being our guest. We are very pleased to be your favorite place to stay while in State College and we thank you for that honor. If I can ever be of service to you during future visits, please don't hesitate to contact me directly: mpb@athertonhotel.net. More 

Strattanville, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My stay at The Atherton Hotel was delightful. The rooms were clean and the meals were delicious. I enjoyed the decor as it reminded me of a time when life was not so hectic. Each employee always had a smile on their face.

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Thank Rick D
TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review and for your business. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. More 

Walnut Creek, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great experience from check-in to check-out. The staff is friendly and rooms are clean and comfortable. The hotel is ideally located in the Penn State campus and is walking distance from downtown as well.

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Thank Mohit A
TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your high marks. We truly appreciate your business and your willingness to share your compliments with other travelers. If I can ever be of assistance to you in the future please do not hesitate to contact me personally. More 

Henderson, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was very gracious and curious and most of all professional. The room was very comfortable and spacious and very clean. Hats off to all the staff!!! Im looking forward to seeing you next year, if not sooner.

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TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your business, your compliments, and for acknowledging our staff in your review. We very much appreciate your choice of our hotel for your seminar. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is very clean throughout. The room I had was standard but it felt bright and open. My bed was very comfortable and I slept well. The breakfast offerings, although not too many options, were tasty. I am happy with the choice of staying here.

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TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and for your business. We truly appreciate your choice of The Atherton Hotel. I am so pleased to know that you enjoyed your room and most of all that you got a good night's rest. I am sorry to hear that you did not find the options for breakfast to be to your... More 

Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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272 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been visitors to State College for over 20 years, this was the first time we stayed at The Atherton Hotel. our room was well furnished, plenty of hot water; on-site parking ($8.00 fee per night), and the option to have breakfast in our room. Minor complaint on the noise... but that was due to the idiots who return... More 

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Thank Merrymonk
TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your review with other travelers, and for choosing our hotel. We are happy to have you as a first time guest with us and hope you will visit us again soon. Although we are sorry to know that another guest was loud during the night, please know that we have 24 hour... More 

Ridgefield, Connecticut
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were making our annual trek to Pittsburgh for Christmas and decided we would split up the ride and stop in State College for the night. We have stopped in State College in the past but we wanted to try some place new - someplace nice. After a little research, I made a reservation at the Atherton Hotel. For most... More 

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TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

First, thank you for choosing The Atherton Hotel for your recent visit to State College. We want to thank you so much for your amazing recognition of our staff of bunny wranglers! It is so nice of you to take the time to share your compliments about our staff with the public. It was truly our pleasure to help your... More 

Maryland
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31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

I love this hotel. It was beautifully decorated for Christmas and the counter help was extremely friendly. It offers a very convenient location for visiting PSU. I stayed there to move my daughter home from an apartment directly across the street. With no parking at apt. the parking garage came in very handy as we just rolled her stuff across... More 

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TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travelmom519, Thank you so much for choosing us during your daughter's move from Penn State. We are so happy to know that you found the location and the staff and restaurant service to be such a positive experience and were willing to share that with other travelers! Thank you! If we can ever be of service to you when... More 

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