Get an overview of this hotelHistoric hotel with free valet parking and free airport shuttle

Expedia Insiders' Select Winner 2015

Popular property highlights

Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Location

Situated in a rural location, this historic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Palmer Museum of Art and Pennsylvania State University. Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania and The Arboretum at Penn State are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 223 rooms offer free WiFi, iPod docks, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Room service, coffee makers, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

 Guest Highlights

  • Comfortable rooms
  • Good location
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms

The Nittany Lion Inn

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measure 20000 square feet (1800 square meters). A roundtrip airport shuttle and an area shuttle are complimentary for guests. This historic hotel also offers a fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands. Onsite valet parking is complimentary. Guests can use the indoor pool at a partner property.

The Nittany Lion Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 223 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1800 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Room service 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

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

The Dining Room - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Whiskers Pub - This pub serves lunch and dinner.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

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 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 8 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Nittany Inn
  • Nittany Lion
  • Nittany Lion Inn
  • Nittany Lion Inn State College
  • Nittany Lion State College

We should mention

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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

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