Penn State’s Historic Four Diamond Hotel located in State College, PA


The Nittany Lion Inn is a premiere State College hotel where comfort and quality meet Penn State tradition to create an unmatched guest experience. We go out of our way to make you feel comfortable and at home—whether you’re a first-time guest or a long-time friend. Our prestigious AAA Four Diamond Rating—a tribute to our upscale accommodations and outstanding hospitality, service, and attention to detail—assures you an unforgettable stay at our world-class hotel on the Penn State University Park campus. From front desk and valet to meeting and wedding planners, we take pride in providing warm, personal, and professional service.


Come experience our beautiful hotel on your next visit to State College, PA.

Our 223 luxurious rooms and suites blend Georgian Colonial-style décor with the modern conveniences that you’d expect from one of the nation’s finest hotels, and our restaurants offer everything from fine dining to late-night fun. Our impeccable service, 20,000 square feet of flexible event space, and elegant ballrooms will make any celebration, wedding, or meeting—big or small—memorable. Experience the unique hospitality of “Penn State’s living room”—The Nittany Lion Inn.