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The Atherton Hotel at OSU

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Keller, Texas
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318 reviews
118 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Student operated hotel that had just reopened after an extensive refurbishment that gave it a very rich and warm welcoming atmosphere. As we were dropped off at the door we were warmly greeted by the bellman. We approached the reception area that has 4 large desks in it. One of the students checked us in and told us about the... More 

Thank Bob S
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41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights for a family wedding. The new decor is well done and the room was very comfortable. The breakfast buffet was excellent and the service was pleasant and efficient. On the down side...the bar only stayed open until 10 pm, the water from the bathroom sink smelled like lake water, very unpleasant, the service at the... More 

Thank Judy C
JoshBarnard, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel at OSU, responded to this review

Hello Judy C Thank you for the review. As you can imagine, after being closed for renovation for over two years, we definitely have some kinks that must be ironed out. Please allow me to attempt to address a few of your comments. *We established the bar hours with the idea we would adjust as demand dictated. Up until now,... More 

Burlington, New Jersey
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I stay at The Atherton for most Alumni trips back for my fraternity's annual dinner and gala. The rooms are very comfortable and come with wifi so I can keep up with work. The hotel staff is superlative and goes above and beyond the call of duty to make my stay enjoyable and memorable. The proximity to the Greek house... More 

1 Thank mblazy
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23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

We had our wedding party stay at the Atherton and it was awesome. School was not yet in session, but the band was practicing and so were the cheerleaders outside of the hotel. Great access to the strip and being on campus easy to walk to everything

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Ennis, TX
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82 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I paid a premium price to stay at the historic Atherton. I was pretty disappointed. I also paid extra to get a suite, but the bedroom was tiny and it had a tiny sitting area, and a tiny bathroom. The bed itself was great, and the linens were wonderful, but the furniture was old and run down. The bathroom was... More 

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Texarkana, TX
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63 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I just returned from moving my daughter home for the summer from Oklahoma State University. I stayed at the Atherton which is located inside the beautiful university's student union. It is run by the students from OSU's hospitality program, and they do a great job! It is so convenient for anything having to do with campus business. I would definitely... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Stay anywhere other than this hotel when you're in Stillwater. The price is ridiculous for a small broom closet of a room with no window, one very small bed, extra small bathroom with a dank shower, no place to put toiletries, terrible lighting. Depressing cave of a room. Stay anywhere but here! Check-in was slow, and calls to the hotel... More 

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Dallas, TX
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135 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

My daughter & I stayed here on a college visit and the location can't be beat! It's right in the middle of campus- we were able to walk everywhere and since it was an official college visit, even the parking was free (validate your parking ticket at the Alumni Center when you check in for your tour). I thought our... More 

Thank Romyzoe
Pueblo, Colorado
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59 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

I was on campus to give a talk and wanted to be as close to campus as possible. It was great to stay right on campus and, as it turned out, the hotel was very conveniently located near the buildings on campus where I needed to be. After reading some reviews here I was expecting to see a dated room... More 

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

My husband, son, and myself were visiting the OSU campus on a college visit, and thought the hotel would be an interesting place to stay before an early morning appointment. We arrived and got checked in with no problem. Luckily it was late at night, because there was little comfort or amenities in the room. The room smelled of mildew... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Atherton Hotel at OSU

Address: 103H Student Union Hall, Stillwater, OK 74078-7067
Location: United States > Oklahoma > Stillwater
Price Range: $90 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 81
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