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Hilton Garden Inn State College

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Made reservations by phone. Staff courteous. Check in was a breeze. Room was clean and comfortable. Price was reasonable. Did not have time to try the restaurant or fitness center. Overall, a pleasant experience.

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Lansdale
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I were in Happy Valley to tour the campus over the weekend and decided to go up the night before.. as always we had a great experience with the Hilton / Hampton properties.. plus since I am a Hilton Gold member we had a great breakfast at my favorite price... free...

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growell, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn State College, responded to this review

Dear freeisgood, As an Honors gold member we appreciate your loyalty and was pleased to learn your benefits earned you a free cooked to order breakfast. Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and I was very happy to hear you enjoyed your experience with us.

Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

People were very friendly, rooms clean and serviced well. The breakfast was good, a bit pricy for what I ate! The coffee was Luke warm at best but the hostess was great and did a great job. The biscuits and gravy was really nice!

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Edison, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean room, comfortable bed and convenient to Penn State Campus and Highways. However the breakfast was not so great, limited selection and lousy coffee. Considering it was a weekend I would have expected better selections on the buffet.

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growell, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn State College, responded to this review

Dear golfnut51, Thank you for your positive comments on our hotel and letting us know that you were not satisfied with our breakfast selections. I am not sure if your server made you aware of our cooked to order breakfasts that are also available besides our buffet. We have freshly made eggs, omelets pancakes and waffles also. We appreciate your...

Sparrowbush, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is very nice & clean. The only problem was the tv remote didn't work 1 day & crazy women next store yelling on her phone. Comfortable beds. PSU volleyball & hockey both were victorious! Great location to PSU and athletic facilities.

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growell, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn State College, responded to this review

Dear Michael C, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am sorry about the remote not working and trust our staff was available to correct this. Pleased to hear you enjoyed our brand new bedding and our close proximity to Penn State. Thank you for staying with us and we will look forward to your next...

Falconer, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place! It's like a one stop shop. Good food great people and real clean. Beds were so comfortable wish I hadn't had to get up early. Really easy to get to the College from here. Glad I stayed a few miles away due to the noise. Next year I plan on booking this place again.

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growell, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn State College, responded to this review

Dear Christy B, Very pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Thank you for letting us know our facilities, amenities and location met your expectations. We will look forward to your next visit with us and we appreciate your loyalty.

Columbia, Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The product was consistent with most HGI's and room was clean. Despite being a non smoking hotel some of the staff smokes and the smell lingered at the desk and in the halls and elevators. We were in state college for a school tour and there are other hotels within walking distance of univ that I would consider next time....

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growell, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn State College, responded to this review

Dear Bethany H, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and I was pleased to hear you enjoyed your room and our location here in State College and close proximity to Penn State. All our hotel facilities are smoke free. I will discuss your concerns with our staff. We are hopeful you will give us another opportunity...

Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic Restaurant on site . Very Very nice selection with fantastic waiting staff. Would strongly recommend this Hilton Garden Inn. Close proximity to Penn state Campus and the Happy Valley Brewery :)

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growell, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn State College, responded to this review

Dear matthewwdR058EX, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. I was very pleased to learn you enjoyed our restaurant and our location and its proximity to the Penn State campus and other local attractions. We appreciate your business and will look forward to your next stay with us.

Oxford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had a wonderful weekend visiting State College. The Hotel is the best in town and the staff always willing go the extra mile for their guests. Very affordable prices, outstanding staff and excellent restaurant on site.

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growell, General Manager at Hilton Garden Inn State College, responded to this review

Dear Robert M, Very pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent visit with us. Thank you for your kind comments and we will look forward to your next visit.

Sandy Lake, United States
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Excellent facility with and extremely convenient shuttle service that services Penn State University. Shuttle was easy to schedule and very timely when pickup was needed. The breakfast was very good and the staff worked hard to accommodate the guests at a very busy time.

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Dear Scott L, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I was very pleased to hear you enjoyed our services and facilities and appreciate you staying with us.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Harrison's Wine Grill & Catering
Harrison's Wine Grill & Catering
Cuisines: American, Soups
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel in State College, PA is located only one half mile from Beaver Stadium, Lubrano Park/Medlar Field Baseball Stadium, and The Bryce Jordan Center. Plus, we're located one mile south of the Penn State University campus and downtown State College (with a plethora of specialty shops, theater and popular restaurants in the downtown area). Choose from several comfortable guest rooms, or upgrade to one of our luxurious suites that include a separate living area and sofa bed. Enjoy complimentary WiFi, microwaves and mini-refrigerators, comfortable seating areas, a work desk with ergonomic chair as well as other room amenities, including granite bathroom counter tops. Guests who stay at Hilton Garden Inn State College enjoy: our fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool, business center with complimentary printing, 24-Hr Pavilion Pantry Market(R), room service, our on-site restaurant and lounge, and more. Plan your next meeting, conference, wedding or event at our hotel with more than 2,300 sq. ft. of adaptable event and/or meeting space. We make wedding planning easy with our Personalized Online Group Program. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton Garden Inn State College

Address: 1221 E College Ave, State College, PA 16801-6810
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > State College
Price Range: RM514 - RM1,046 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hilton Garden Inn State College 3*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
Hilton Garden Inn State College Hotel State College
Hilton State College
Hotel Style:
#9 Romantic Hotel in State College
#9 Family Hotel in State College
#10 Business Hotel in State College
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“For those that don't like elevators or stairs (aka, lobby level), choose 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles retacSBoy, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I like the bottom floor, closer to the pool and hot tub”
 of 5 bubbles seanw997, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second floor very convenient for groups attending a conference.”
 of 5 bubbles conniem285, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Back of the hotel was away from the road though we had quiet rooms everywhere.”
 of 5 bubbles danielrN583XG, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Probably second floor is the best, same level as the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles PhillyJim69, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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