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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 19 December 2016

After graduation we stopped by the Atherton bar with a large group to celebrate. The staff were very efficient and accommodating. I don't remember the bar before but evidently during the remodel The Atherton bar was added. IT IS BEAUTIFUL and we enjoyed our congratulatory graduation celebration.

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JoshBarnard, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel at OSU, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed the State Room! We were able to add the bar when we relocated our front desk. Thank you so much for the comment Sally!

Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I have stayed at the Atherton numerous times over the past 20 years. I am an OSU alum and it was a favorite place to stay until the recent renovation. I’ll comment about (1) the layout of the newly remodeled hotel and about (2) management of the hotel. (1) Hotel Layout Several poor architectural decisions were made during the recent...

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JoshBarnard, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel at OSU, responded to this review

Scott, Thank you for the response. I will reply to your response point by point. 1)Hotel Layout *One of the biggest reasons for the renovation, in addition to much needed electrical and plumbing overhauls, was to relocate the main elevator and change the entry to allow for a more visible and easy to find drive up. For those customers who...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 December 2016

As an alumni we have stayed here several times before and have not been disappointed. Fitness center very good- full range of fitness equipment and free weights. Rooms very clean and beautiful. Parking is the only glitch, used to park in Student union parking garage for free now either self park for $10 per night or $15 valet. Breakfast buffet...

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McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

My room was beautiful. It was very very clean and very warm and homey feeling. The only disappointment was there wasn't a bathtub, but other than that it was a comfortable bed and plenty of space to hang and put your clothes. I love that they offered valet and I also love that if you didn't want to do valet...

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

We had the pleasure of staying at the Atherton Hotel during America's Greatest Homecoming at Oklahoma State University. I had heard the rooms were small (and they are!) however, they are very well appointed and decorated. The bed and pillows were comfortable and every square inch is utilized. We never felt crowded. The view over the Student Union Gardens was...

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JoshBarnard, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel at OSU, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words Lori. We are very proud and excited to finally be open and able to serve all alumni and visitors to Stillwater. From all accounts, this was one of the best Homecoming celebrations ever held here...then we won the game!! Hope to see you on your next trip Lori. Josh

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The Atherton is newly and completely renovated. We stayed the first week after it reopened, so there were a few glitches but it was generally very nice. Our room was large and comfortable, with upscale furnishings and linens. Staff was, for the most part helpful and friendly. Breakfast buffet in the Rancher's Club was very good as well, with several...

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

As a local, I recently attended a meeting in an upstairs conference room at the newly renovated hotel - which gave me a chance to view all the public areas as well as one of the individual rooms. The decor is comfortably formal with a few tasteful on-trend touches. My husband and I have stayed at some highly rated renovated...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed a few days for parents weekend. The hotel is completely redone, the rooms are quite small and clean but very expensive. My queen room was $349. There was only hot water in the shower, no cold. Internet worked at night but not in the morning. The standout was the cleaning staff, the most courteous I have ever experienced. So...

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JoshBarnard, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel at OSU, responded to this review

Pat, Thank you for staying with us and for the review. The room you stayed in is normally $159.95, but during a football weekend our rate goes up. Parking is a major challenge for us. The Student Union operates the parking garage and they charge the $35 for game weekends. We offer valet service to the garage across the street,...

Keller, Texas
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Student operated hotel that had just reopened after an extensive refurbishment that gave it a very rich and warm welcoming atmosphere. As we were dropped off at the door we were warmly greeted by the bellman. We approached the reception area that has 4 large desks in it. One of the students checked us in and told us about the...

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights for a family wedding. The new decor is well done and the room was very comfortable. The breakfast buffet was excellent and the service was pleasant and efficient. On the down side...the bar only stayed open until 10 pm, the water from the bathroom sink smelled like lake water, very unpleasant, the service at the...

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JoshBarnard, General Manager at The Atherton Hotel at OSU, responded to this review

Hello Judy C Thank you for the review. As you can imagine, after being closed for renovation for over two years, we definitely have some kinks that must be ironed out. Please allow me to attempt to address a few of your comments. *We established the bar hours with the idea we would adjust as demand dictated. Up until now,...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Where Stately Tradition Meets Modern Elegance: The hospitality hub of Oklahoma State University, the historic Atherton Hotel at OSU is conveniently located in the heart of the top-ranked university’s Stillwater campus. A gracious Georgian boutique hotel, this full-service, freshly renovated landmark mixes rich tradition with the modern-day services and amenities appreciated by generations of scholars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Atherton Hotel at OSU

Address: 103H Student Union Hall, Stillwater, OK 74078-7067
Region: United States > Oklahoma > Stillwater
Price Range: ₹ 5,834 - ₹ 6,483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Atherton Hotel at OSU 2*
Number of rooms: 69
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“Library Lawn for the view.”
cityslickerindasouth, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get room near elevators, ensure rm. with view, and do not even try to use the "stairs."”
986jamiel, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Garden side is quieter”
trishpa, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid second floor room, above bar area. You will hear everyone at night plus hear the furniture scraping the floor in the bar area.”
Darthbarron, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A room on the west side would have the best view.”
kathya383, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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