Skip to main content
May 22
E.g., June 22 2017
close (X)
  • Exterior of our hotel in State College, PA
  • Double Bed Room
  • NLI Lobby

Penn State’s Historic Four Diamond Hotel - The Nittany Lion Inn

Since opening our doors in 1931, The Nittany Lion Inn has been the premier hotel in State College, combining comfort and quality with Penn State tradition to create an unmatched guest experience. As a Four Diamond hotel, we take the quality of our amenities, accommodations, and services seriously, and we go out of our way to make our guests feel at home when they relax in our luxurious guest rooms and comfortable suites.

Meat and Cheese Board at Whiskers

World Class On-Site Dining

With extravagant lunch buffets, popular seafood dinners, and an award-winning wine list, The Dining Room at the Inn creates a fine dining experience perfect for all special occasions and more. Whiskers creates a one-of-a-kind Penn State experience with a full bar, lunch, dinner, and late-night dining on the Penn State campus near all Happy Valley attractions and events.

Business lunch at our State College hotel

Four Diamond Meetings and Conferences

With its reputation for impeccable service, The Nittany Lion Inn may just be the perfect place for your upcoming event, whatever it may be—a business luncheon, conference, wedding reception, or anniversary party. 20,000 square feet of flexible event space, elegant ballrooms, and a skylit atrium combine to create a warm and welcoming backdrop for groups large and small.

State College hotel for special events

Unforgettable Packages at the Inn

We offer a wide variety of Penn State and local experiences to suit your every need.  Whether you are interested in the great outdoors or settling in for a romantic evening the Inn offers what you want.