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Preferred Hotel Packages

Nittany Lion Inn

First Night State College participants make the experience even better by staying overnight at one of our sponsoring hotel. A number of area hotels offer special overnight packages on December 31st to make a visit to First Night and Happy Valley a New Year’s Eve to remember. A full list of packages can be accessed at the Central Pennsylvania Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The Central Pennsylvania Convention and Visitors Bureau is also the place to go for additional State College, Penn State, and Centre County lodging, travel and meeting information.

Click on the + below for details on what’s included in each package. There’s something for every taste and budget!

Atherton Hotel

125 South Atherton Street
State College, PA 16801
814-231-2100

  • Room with single occupancy: $119 plus tax
  • Room with double occupancy: $129 plus tax
  • First Night buttons
  • Breakfast in Tarragon Restaurant
  • Free parking
Comfort Suites

132 Village Drive
State College, PA 16803
814-235-1900

  • Room with double occupancy: $89 plus tax
  • 2 First Night buttons
  • Hot breakfast with waffle station
  • Indoor pool and hot tub
  • Parking passes for 3 hours (if needed)
  • New Year’s Eve party favors
  • Free appetizer or dessert at TGI Fridays
  • Free scheduled shuttle service to downtown and back
  • Early check-in on December 31
Days Inn Penn State

240 South Pugh Street
State College, PA 16801
814-238-8454

One and two night packages available!

One night package:

  • Room with double occupancy: $175 (includes tax)
  • 2 First Night buttons
  • One package of sticky buns
  • $20 Downtown State College gift card
  • Puppet show in our atrium area
  • Complimentary downtown parking at the hotel
  • Free WiFi
  • Large heated indoor pool
  • State of the art fitness room
  • Late check-out January 1

Two night package

  • Room with double occupancy for 12/30-31: $299 (includes tax)
  • 2 First Night buttons
  • One package of sticky buns
  • $20 Downtown State College gift card
  • Puppet show in our atrium area
  • Complimentary downtown parking at the hotel
  • Free WiFi
  • Large heated indoor pool
  • State of the art fitness room
  • Late check-out January 1
Sleep Inn

111 Village Drive
State College, PA 16803
814-235-1020

  • Room with double occupancy: $79 plus tax
  • 2 First Night buttons
  • Hot breakfast with waffle station
  • Parking passes for 3 hours (if needed)
  • New Year’s Eve party favors
  • Early check-in on December 31; late check-out January 1
  • Free appetizer or dessert at TGI Fridays
  • Free scheduled shuttle service to downtown and back