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Nittany Lion Inn

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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed March 27, 2017

When I was a student, I was always curious about the Nittany Lion Inn. I was happy that I was able to come back to visit PSU and stay as an alumni here. Everything was very nice and clean, and the staff were prompt and...More

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Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded March 29, 2017

So glad to hear that you were finally able to have the true Penn State experience by staying here at the Inn, Thak you very much for choosing the Inn and taking a few moments to comment oun your experience.

Reviewed March 26, 2017

The advantage to this hotel is its location to campus. Very convenient. The employees were also great. Ronda, in housekeeping, was so friendly. Samuel was also polite when I asked a few questions about the hotel. One of the shovelers was SUPER nice (I didn't...More

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Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded March 29, 2017

Thank you very much for taking a few minutes to let us know about your experience. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy our beds. While they are relatively new (about 1 year) it is difficult to find a bed that suits...More

Reviewed March 25, 2017

The Nittany Lion Inn is what a Grand Hotel should be. Great style and accommodations. Wonderful dinning and cocktails. Not just close to main campus but on it! It is a crown jewel for all of Pennsylvania. I love it!

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Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded March 29, 2017

WOW, what great comments...Thank you !!!!!

Reviewed March 22, 2017

I hate staying overnight for a conference, but the Nittany Lion Inn was absolutely fantastic. Beautiful location, setting, accommodations, and staff. Best conference facilities and foods--breakfast was awesome!

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Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded March 29, 2017

Thank you fro saying that. It is good to hear that we can make any experience a little better...even if it is a business meetig or conference that you are not excited about!

Reviewed March 20, 2017

From the attentive bellmen and valet parking attendants to the friendly staff and excellent accommodations, this can be considered not just a first-rate stopover, but a lovely destination as well. The breakfast buffet in the regular dining room was left a bit too long in...More

Thank James D
Response from Thomas N, General Manager at Nittany Lion InnResponded March 29, 2017

So very pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us, sounds like you had the whole experience from soup to nuts...Now all that should be on your agend is your next visit to the Inn! Thank you very much for chosing to...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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$147 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in State College
#2 Family Hotel in State College
#6 Business Hotel in State College
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$147 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Romantic Hotel in State College
#2 Family Hotel in State College
#6 Business Hotel in State College
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Tomorrow W
March 14, 2018|
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Response from Chasjm | Reviewed this property |
Best to call direct- if the room is ready they will let you in early - depends on the events going on
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LindaPatterson5115
October 19, 2016|
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Response from Thomas N | Property representative |
Thank you for your question...Whiskers will be open after the game as well as a place to purchase items to take to your room. (Room Service will already be closed for the evening) These will both be based on a very limited... More
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seamusic
July 16, 2016|
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Response from ReservationsDirector | Property representative |
We do not have a pool at the Nittany Lion Inn though we do have an indoor jacuzzi on property. Overnight guests of the Nittany Lion Inn do have access to the indoor pool at our sister property, The Penn Stater, during their... More
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"Shuttle to restaurants and events."
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"The hallways are long, so if you have an elderly parent that has a hard time walking, you may want to request..."
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"Just ask, they will make every effort to accommodate."
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"Showers have a bit of mold on the caulking. Some of the wallpaper in the immediate shower, entry sink area is..."
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