Enjoy a convenient location and free on-site parking at our hotel in State College, PA

Conveniently situated near the Penn State campus, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, State College (Penn State Area), PA provides an ideal location for your adventures in Happy Valley. With amenities like a daily free, hot breakfast and hotel-wide free Wi-Fi, our hotel is a perfect choice for travelers who are in the area for business, visiting a student at Penn State, or traveling with a sports team.

Our hotel is a two-minute drive from both downtown State College and the main campus of Penn State. We’re also just six miles from University Park Airport (SCE) and right off US Route 322 bypass. Adjacent to the hotel, you’ll find a gas station with Tesla HPWC and J1772-equipped electric chargers. We offer ample free parking for our guests, as well as a free shuttle service within a five-mile radius of the hotel.

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Hospitality Excellence Award

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Enjoy thoughtful amenities like free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool

From our free, hot breakfast and a beautiful indoor pool to the fast, free Wi-Fi and free shuttle, our hotel provides plenty of terrific perks. At the end of each day, unwind in clean, quiet, and spacious rooms. Each is equipped with a flat-screen TV and premium cable channels, along with a microwave, refrigerator, and complimentary nationwide long-distance phone service.

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
Enjoy convenient amenities including free Wi-Fi, a microwave, and a refrigerator in our standard rooms.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Our standard king rooms feature oversized showers, free Wi-Fi, and fridges, as well as accessible room options.

Studio Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Reserve one of our studio suites featuring a living area with a sleeper sofa.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
Soak in relaxation when you stay in our restorative whirlpool suite with an in-room whirlpool for two.

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 6 adults
Enjoy more space when you upgrade to our one-bedroom suite, which offers separate living and sleeping areas.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Make this suite your quiet, restful retreat with excellent amenities like two TVs and a separate living room.

Extended Stay Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Perfect for business trips or longer stays, our extended-stay suite provides a separate living room and a dining area.
Hosting a training seminar, team meeting, or interview session? The flexible conference space at our State College hotel can accommodate up to 70 guests. Our 880-square-foot venue can be rented as a whole or divided into smaller spaces, and our private breakfast room (1,150 square feet) can also be rented for catered meals. Along with a huge, 130-inch screen and surround sound, we also offer free Wi-Fi and personalized assistance. Let us help with the details, from table setup and AV connections to catering options.


Couples’ getaway

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Park here and fly there package

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Cheer on the Nittany Lions football team at Beaver Stadium, watch the basketball team play at the Bryce Jordan Center or various other intercollegiate sporting events like the wrestling, ice hockey, baseball, and soccer at Penn State.

Our location is also ideal for parents and students in town to visit the Penn State campus. Nature lovers can enjoy a day of boating, fishing, and sightseeing at nearby parks and preserves, including the Arboretum at Penn State and Millbrook Marsh Nature Center. Arts and culture abound, from Palmer Museum of Art to the State Theatre, which hosts live performances and shows in the heart of downtown. Be sure to check out these local attractions:

Beaver Stadium

1.23 mi / 1.97 km from the hotel
Show up early for tailgating before the Penn State Nittany Lions hit the field at Beaver Stadium. Boasting more than 100,000 seats, this expansive facility is the second-largest stadium in the western hemisphere.

Discovery Space

2.65 mi / 4.27 km from the hotel
Kids are encouraged to play, explore, and experiment at this science center filled with more than 45 interactive exhibits.

Historic Penn's Cave and Wildlife Park

12.55 mi / 20.19 km from the hotel
View stalactites and stalagmites up close as you take a boat tour through these mysterious caverns. You can also pan for gemstones or try to find your way out of the Miner's Maze.

Medlar Field at Lubrano Park

1.03 mi / 1.67 km from the hotel
Join baseball fans to cheer on the State College Spikes at this 5,406-seat ballpark.

Penn State

1.87 mi / 3 km from the hotel
Tour the main campus of Penn State, a premier public research university with one of the highest enrollments in the US. Grab some ice cream from Berkey Creamery before touring the arboretum, the art galleries, or one of the six museums.

Pennsylvania Military Museum

2.84 mi / 4.57 km from the hotel
The museum preserves and honors Pennsylvania's military history from 1747 to the present with special emphasis on the 20th century, interpreting the story of the Commonwealth's "Citizen Soldiers", civilian activities on the home front, and the contributions of Pennsylvania industry to military technology.
1357 E College Avenue, State College, Pennsylvania 16801, United States