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    The Atherton Hotel

    125 S Atherton St, State College, PA 16801-3827
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    “street level” (8 reviews)
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    Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

    I stayed three enjoyable nights. Great location, and comfortable room. You are next to the Penn State campus, and surrounded by many restaurants, or you can eat at the hotel. Staff was pleasant and helpful. Huge, well decorated lounge area near front desk where you...More

    Thank Richard R
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 6 June 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your compliments about the hotel. We truly appreciate your business and insight and I hope you will stay with us again. Maggie Biddle General Manager

    Reviewed 31 May 2015

    Had a one night stay here and it was a very nice place. Hotel had some age to it, but was well taken care of and updated through the years. Room was up to date, quite, comfortable and clean. Restaurant and bar in hotel and...More

    Thank skiwithapro
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 1 June 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel and for your compliments and insight. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your overnight stay with us and hope you will join us again when you are in the area.

    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    Something about housekeeping procedures should be reviewed. We stayed for 3 nights. Our box of tissues in the bathroom only had a few tissues in it, so we ran out in the first day. Housekeeping did not replace the box when they came after the...More

    Thank Looking2Relax4Now
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 6 June 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your compliments about the hotel. I'm sorry to know that housekeeping did not replace the kleenex in your guest room. This is certainly something I can and will follow up on. The hotel does have...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2015

    Great place to stay during a busy graduation weekend at State College, PA. We are very lucky to have been very central to all the action, great restaurants and activities. THe only think i thought was the cost of the hotel room for this weekend...More

    Thank Dalila B
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 6 June 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review with us and for choosing The Atherton Hotel for your stay during Graduation. We are very glad to know that you enjoyed staying with us and hope you will think of us when you and your family...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2015

    Great location!! Access to everything State College has to offer. Great price!! Compare to surrounding hotels and you will find you can't beat the Atherton. Great staff!! Very accommodating and willing to make the experience as comfortable as possible.

    Thank Lori K
    Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 20 May 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful compliments! We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and the downtown location. Best Regards, Maggie Biddle

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    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
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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
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$ 89 - US$ 279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #15 Business Hotel in State College
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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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    Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
    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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    "Really accessible to everything. Parking right on the premises, made it easy to get in & out of the hotel"
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