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    The Atherton Hotel

    125 S Atherton St, State College, PA 16801-3827
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    Reviewed 7 August 2015

    Staff was great, room was great, parking was great. Have always had great stays at this hotel. I'd recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the State College/Penn State area especially if you like to have things within walking distance.

    Thank Lisa J
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 3 September 2015

    Thank you very much for the complimentary remarks about The Atherton. We value your repeat business and look forward to welcoming you again soon.

    Reviewed 2 August 2015

    Hotel is right beside Penn State entrance and beside thriving section of town. It's also a short walk to the Creamery. Plus parking is free which is an added benefit. WiFi works well and the staff is very helpful. Rooms are large and beds are...More

    Thank Lizsa48642
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 3 September 2015

    Thank you for your favorable review and for taking the time to share your opinion with other travelers to the area. We very much appreciate your appreciation of independent hotels! If I can ever be of service to you personally when you're in the area...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

    This place it really nice and elegant. The decor is old but everything appears to be clean. Parking is underneath in the garage. They waved the parking and breakfast cost on this trip. A bar and a restaurant are on the first floor which is...More

    Thank Bob A
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 3 September 2015

    Thank you for your positive remarks and compliments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Please note that the decor of the hotel is accurately reflected on the photos on our website which are from 2015. Your business and insight are truly appreciated.

    Reviewed 29 July 2015

    Location, location, plus parking, helpful staff, adjoining rooms, refrigerators, tasty food, and did I mention location? Two years of careful planning paid off as our family gathering for graduation weekend at The Atherton was a dream fulfilled. Wonderfully convenient to downtown features when not happily...More

    Thank ChuckJoy
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 3 September 2015

    Wow! Thank you for your lovely compliments. Our staff reviews all guest surveys, comments,and reviews and we are always very encouraged by guests who take time to share the positives. In the service industry we are so motivated to make our customers happy and we...More

    Reviewed 29 July 2015

    I chose this hotel because of its great location. Very close to the downtown area and Penn State. Hotel has a lot of old charm to it but it definitely needs an update. The lobby area is very nice and they have very delicious cookies...More

    Thank Bed-lessBirthdayBoy
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 3 September 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to share your comments. I'm sorry to know that you were disappointed with the decor. The photos on our website are from 2015 and accurately reflect the current decor. We really want you to be happy when you stay...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$ 89 - US$ 325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #15 Business Hotel in State College
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    • Number of rooms
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    cubano40
    25 August 2016|
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    Response from AthertonHotel | Property representative |
    The charge for parking is $8 per night as of 9/1/16. Some groups may have negotiated parking as part of the rate, and parking is included during specific special events. Parking rates are stated on confirmation emails... More
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    16 March 2015|
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    Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
    The Atherton Hotel offers a full-service breakfast in Tarragon Restaurant. We can easily accommodate any group size for breakfast. Please contact 814-231-2100 ext 112 for group meal plans. Thank you for your question!
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    26 September 2014|
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    Please call us when you arrive at the airport: 814-231-2100. We will be happy to pick you up. The University Park Airport is 6.1 miles from the hotel and about a 10 minute drive depending on traffic. Thank you for your... More
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    "On a football weekend, ask for 3rd floor or below if you are okay with the steps; its gets very busy and the..."
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    "Park your car and walk to everything!"
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    "Really accessible to everything. Parking right on the premises, made it easy to get in & out of the hotel"
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