The Nittany Lion Inn

200 West Park Ave., State College, PA 16803 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Property
40.7983612-77.871156
+1-800-760-7718
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4.0/5

Based on 123 guest reviews

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  • Airport shuttle available
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 223 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • 23 suites in hotel
  • Check in: 3:00
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 8.9/10
  • 13 meeting rooms in property

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Size Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesClassic Room 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesClassic Room King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Double Over Sized Rooms
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Double Room with 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room with 2 Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Suite Suite Includes WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Double Room with 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite with 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite with King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuperior Room 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Penn State University, Beaver Stadium, Palmer Art Museum, Amish Country, Historical Attractions
4.0 out of 5. Based on 123 guest reviews

Property Description

The Dutch Colonial-style Nittany Lion Inn, built in 1931 sits on the University Park campus of the Pennsylvania State University, offering a convenient base from which to take advantage of the cultural and recreational activities on campus. This full-service hotel houses two restaurants, offers over 25,000 square feet of meeting/banquet space, and is within walking distance of downtown and a short drive from central Pennsylvania's scenic landscape. Seasonal, weekend, and golf packages are available.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00
Check Out: 12:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 3
Rooms: 223
Non Smoking Rooms: 223
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 23
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Meeting Rooms: 13 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 25000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 500 people
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6pm day of arrival for individual reservations
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: N/A
Total Taxes: 8.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television

Airport & Shuttle Information

University Park Airport, 5 miles, complimentary transportation

Local Shuttle Info: Complimentary van service is availibly for all guests to be taken downtown State College, local mall and within approxiametly 15 mile radius. Service is during 6:30am to 10pm. Taxi service can also be arranged outside normal van hours.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Previously known as:
Nittany Lion Inn

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Nittany Lion Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Nittany Lion Inn.

Feel free to use the The Nittany Lion Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in State College event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Ballroom 110 x 56 x 17 6160--/450--295--------/--638----
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Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
6160 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
110 x 56 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Boardroom 68 x 51 x 9 3538--/280--1896063----/--370----
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Boardroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
3538 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
68 x 51 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
24
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Alumni Lounge 45 x 23 x 9 1035--/90--454839----/--100----
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Alumni Lounge

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1035 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
45 x 23 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Penn State Room 50 x 32 x 9 1600--/80--454839----/--100----
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Penn State Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1600 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
50 x 32 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
The Faculty/ Staff Club 75 x 52 x 8 3900126/----634842----/--110----
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The Faculty/ Staff Club

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
3900 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
75 x 52 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Columns:
8
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Assembly Room 51 x 52 x 8 2652--/200--1266048----/--253----
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Assembly Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2652 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
51 x 52 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Columns:
1
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Mt. Nittany Room 30 x 20 x 10 600--/40--243024----/--66----
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Mt. Nittany Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
600 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
30 x 20 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
The Ballroom 0 x 0 x 0 6160--/----400--------/----750--
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The Ballroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
6160 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
    Alumni Fireside Lounge 0 x 0 x 0 1496--/----72--39----/--144----
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    Alumni Fireside Lounge

    Room Type:
    General Meeting Room
    Total Size:
    1496 Sq. Mi
    Dimensions:
    0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
    Floor Level:
    Natural Light?:
    No
    Obstructions?
    No
    Built In Screens?
    No
    Built In Stage?
    No
    Built In A/V?
    No
    Amenities Available

      FAQs about The Nittany Lion Inn

      What time is check in?

      Check in time is 3:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

      What time is check out?

      Check out time is 12:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

      How many rooms does The Nittany Lion Inn have?

      There are 223 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

      Is there any meeting space at The Nittany Lion Inn?

      Yes, they have 13 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

      Can I get a AAA rate at The Nittany Lion Inn?

      Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

      Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at The Nittany Lion Inn?

      Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

      Is there a gym at The Nittany Lion Inn?

      Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

      Is there room service at The Nittany Lion Inn?

      Yes. Room service was terrific. Room service is perfect. Most guests were happy with the room service.

      Is there shuttle service?

      Yes. University Park Airport, 5 miles, complimentary transportation Good shuttle service. Most guests were happy with the shuttle service.

      Is there a WiFi internet?

      Yes. Wifi is complimentary. Wifi poor. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

      Testimonials:

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      "Words cannot express how easy this process was to secure the rooms for my guests. This was by far the easiest planning that I have yet to do for my wedding." K.A. - Pittsburgh, PA

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