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    The Atherton Hotel

    125 S Atherton St, State College, PA 16801-3827
    +1 855-849-1513
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    1 - 5 of 473 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is our third time staying at this Hotel....We love it...we can visit our son, who literally lives 50 yards from the hotel....We arrived for the PSU home game ( 9-29-2017) but was not able to get a room until Sunday (we stayed 4 days...More

    Thank cubano40
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel is an icon since I went to college many many years ago at Penn State. It still is! The location is perfect for being able to just walk on College Ave. The charm of this hotel still permeates through the decor but yet...More

    1  Thank Yolotravel
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your 5 star review. We are so pleased you chose us for your return trip to State College and enjoyed your stay and your time in the downtown area! If I can ever be of help with a future reservation...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a historic hotel very conveniently located close to College Ave. Parking is at the hotel which is better than some downtown hotels that require you to use the public parking garages. Hotel was very clean and the staff was friendly. Had a room...More

    1  Thank Rusl62
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Room was clean, well appointed and perfect for a quick weekend. Beds were comfortable. Room had a small fridge. Parking garage below the hotel is convenient --park the car, unpack the bag and head out to visit the beautiful campus and quaint town.

    Thank Cara C
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for choosing to stay at The Atherton and for sharing your review. We're very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay, our location, and your weekend visit in Happy Valley. Maggie Biddle, General Manager

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We recently stayed at the Atherton for a college visit to Penn State. It was a charming and beautiful hotel, in a great location for a visit. The lobby was gorgeous and check in was a breeze. The parking staff was wonderful and very helpful...More

    Thank Jodi S
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Jodi S, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are really happy to have been a positive part of your family's visit to Penn State, and we are really appreciative of your time in sharing your experiences. If the college bound student...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
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    • $86 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 Business Hotel in State College
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    cubano40
    August 25, 2016|
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    Response from AthertonHotel | Property representative |
    The charge for parking is $8 per night as of 9/1/16. Some groups may have negotiated parking as part of the rate, and parking is included during specific special events. Parking rates are stated on confirmation emails... More
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    March 16, 2015|
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    Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
    The Atherton Hotel offers a full-service breakfast in Tarragon Restaurant. We can easily accommodate any group size for breakfast. Please contact 814-231-2100 ext 112 for group meal plans. Thank you for your question!
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    September 25, 2014|
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    Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
    Please call us when you arrive at the airport: 814-231-2100. We will be happy to pick you up. The University Park Airport is 6.1 miles from the hotel and about a 10 minute drive depending on traffic. Thank you for your... More
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    "On a football weekend, ask for 3rd floor or below if you are okay with the steps; its gets very busy and the..."
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