Hotels Near Penn State

UniversityParent’s Travel Team has found hotels near Penn State that parents will love. Whether it’s time for Orientation, Move-In, or just a quick trip to visit your PSU student, it’s important to find the right hotel. We’ve listed the parent-friendly hotels below in order of distance to campus. Each one has features like free breakfast, free local/airport shuttles, or free Wi-fi.

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Hilton Garden Inn State College

★★★☆☆ | 3.3 miles from Pennsylvania State University | Rating: 8.7

Penn State parents will appreciate that this is one of the closest hotels to campus, and that they offer a free airport shuttle as well as free parking.
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Carnegie Inn & Spa, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member

★★★☆☆ | 3.3 miles from Pennsylvania State University | Rating: 8.8

Free breakfast is hard to turn down, especially for parents who know it’s the most important meal of the day. There is also a free airport shuttle for those flying in from out of state.
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Springhill Suites By Marriott State College

★★★☆☆ | 3.9 miles from Pennsylvania State University | Rating: 9.3

Springhill Suites has everything a Penn State parent could want. Free breakfast, a free shuttle, free Wi-fi, and free parking which can come in handy during sporting events.
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Days Inn State College

★★★☆☆ | 4.3 miles from Pennsylvania State University | Rating: 8.3

Days Inn is within walking distance of downtown, and for the early mornings the free newspaper and cup of coffee will help parents start the day right. The free parking is also a plus.
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