Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel with free airport shuttle and restaurant
Popular property highlights
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).
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. 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.
All 150 rooms boast jetted tubs and offer free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Room service and coffee makers are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.
- Central location
- Onsite bar
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Comfy beds and overall room comfort
- Guestrooms were a little noisy
The Atherton Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
The Atherton Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member features a spa tub and a fitness center. 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 wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. 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 property. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available 24 hours). Onsite parking is available (surcharge).
The Atherton Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is a smoke-free property.
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free use of nearby fitness center
- Wedding services
- Conference space
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 150
- Free airport transportation
- Number of floors - 7
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Billiards or pool table
- Free WiFi
- Computer station
- Meeting rooms 5
- Luggage storage
- Number of meeting rooms - 6
- Self parking (surcharge)
- 24-hour business center
- Smoke-free property
- Spa tub
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Jetted bathtub
- Shower/tub combination
- Iron/ironing board
- Room service (limited hours)
- Satellite TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Pillowtop mattress
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
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 spa tub and a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Golfing 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
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Minimum check-in age is 21
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 1.00 and USD 25.00 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: USD 8.00 per night
- A late check-out fee will be charged
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night
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We should mention
Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.