Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel with free airport shuttle and restaurant


Located in the heart of State College, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania State University. Palmer Museum of Art and Penn State Ice Pavilion are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a health club, and a bar/lounge are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a spa tub, a 24-hour business center, and self parking.

Room Amenities

Rooms offer free WiFi, pillowtop beds, and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Room service, coffee makers, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Atherton Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member features a health club and a spa tub. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center. 6 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Guests can use the indoor pool and outdoor pool at a partner hotel. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available on request). Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Health club 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Tarragon Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.

Rumors - This pub specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club and a spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Sledding nearby 
  • Snow tubing nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Only service dogs are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 8.00 per night
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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