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Festival Season Travel Packages & Deals Near Penn State & State College

We have plenty of excuses to get away on our Happy Valley Bucket List and opportunities to sneak away from home for a little R&R. When you’re coming to our region you’ll need somewhere to stay. With comp hotel parking, resort fees and Wi-Fi the price you see, is the price you get. Booking a travel package takes some of the cost or planning out of any visit. Find where you want to stay by neighborhood and enjoy


Special Offers

Happy Valley Hotels

During this difficult time, we would like to invite you to be our guest in one of our Happy Valley properties.  We hope to see you soon!


The Country Inn & Suites

In light of the recent shut downs The Country Inn & Suites Hotel by Radisson would like to offer a “COMMUNITY OUTREACH” rate for anyone misplaced during this time or community members looking for a place to enjoy a little stay-cation between now and the end of April.

  • Call 814-234-6000 and mention “COMMUNITY OUTREACH RATE” to access our greatly discounted rate of $55
  • Complimentary FULL Breakfast, Wifi, & Parking
  • Complimentary shuttle service.
  • 12pm check out
  • Indoor pool/hot tub open 6am - midnight every day.
  • Complimentary upgrades provided based on availability.


North of Campus

With quick access to I-99 and 322, the northern half of State College offers many conveniences you’re used to including Wal-Mart, Target, Best Buy, grocery stores and more. Local favorites such as Hi-Way Pizza, Otto’s, The Field Burger & Tap and others will be a great place for lunch or dinner.


Best Western Plus

CVB Special Best Western Deal Link

Quality Inn State College

“Pay Now and Save” – Book your hotel stay at least 7 days in advance to save up to 20% 

Pay Now and Save Quality Inn State College Deal Link 

Carnegie Inn & Spa

 “Pay Now and Save” – Book your hotel stay at least 7 days in advance to save up to 20%. 

Pay Now and Save Carnegie Inn & Spa Deal Link 

Country Inn & Suites 

Visitor Deal Country Inn & Suites Deal Link

Fairfield by Marriott 

Book our Dine and Unwind Fairfield Deal Link

Hampton Inn & Suites at Williamsburg Square

 Get a 15% Discount When You Enter CORPORATE ACCOUNT# 0003003825 

15% Discount Hampton Inn & Suites Williamsburg Square Deal Link 

Holiday Inn Express & Suites by Marriott

 Get a 15% Discount When You Enter CORPORATE ACCOUNT# 100315046 

15% Discount Holiday Inn Express & Suites Deal Link 

Nittany Lion Inn

Couples Escape Nittany Lion Inn Deal Link

Springhill Suites by Marriott

Book our Dine and Unwind package, which includes overnight accommodations and a $30.00 Otto’s Gift Card 

Book our Dine and Unwind Springhill Suites Deal Link 

Other Properties:

Comfort Suites

Rodeway Inn State College

Sleep Inn

Toftrees Golf Resort


East/South of Campus

The southern half of State College offers a little less traffic than the north, but also with many of the amenities, including Nittany Mall. Local favorites for dinner include Home D Pizzeria, Happy Valley Brewing Company, Harrison's Wine Grill & Catering or you could make the short drive to Boalsburg for the historic Duffy’s Boalsburg Tavern. To east is easy access to major highways and just a stone’s throw from campus and the sports complex.


Hilton Garden Inn

Book the Honors Discount Advance Purchase Rate & save up to 15% off our flexible rate. Reservation must be made a minimum of 7 days prior to arrival & a Hilton Honors Member.

 Hilton Garden Inn Deal Link

Other Properties:

Hampton Inn at State College



Courtyard by Marriott

 Gas ‘n Go at the Courtyard State College Package: Zoom into the Courtyard State College and receive a $20 Sheetz Gas gift card to help you on your way.  PROMOTIONAL CODE: CSE. See Terms and Conditions.

 Gas and Go Courtyard Deal Link 

Residence Inn by Marriott

 Gas ‘n Go at the Residence Inn State College Package: Zoom into the Residence Inn State College and receive a $20 Sheetz Gas gift card to help you on your way.  PROMOTIONAL CODE: CSE. See Terms and Conditions.

  Gas and Go Residence Inn Deal Link 

Super 8 by Wyndham

Super 8 Deal Link 

Wyndham Garden Hotel State College

 Super 8 Deal Link

Other Properties:

Ramada Conference Center & Golf Hotel


Downtown State College/Campus

The Penn State campus, restaurants, retail shopping and several nightlife opportunities will be within steps of your room. There are metered spots (25 cents for 15 minutes) and also parking decks throughout the downtown area, which makes parking easy. The Penn State campus is located just across College Avenue from downtown, which makes it a hot spot for student living and businesses. 


Graduate State College

As the new digs in downtown State College, just a few steps away from Penn State University, we’re offering a special package to celebrate our grand opening. Save up to 25% off your stay plus receive a $25 food & beverage credit when you book. (Valid Sept 9th-Dec 7th)

Couples Escape Nittany Lion Inn Deal Link

Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center

Penn Stater Golf Package - Enjoy the outdoors Penn State style on the PGA-rated Penn State Golf Courses!

 Golf Package Penn Stater Deal Link

Days Inn State College 

Make Your Break Days Inn Deal Link


Nittany Budget Motel

Book direct and save 10%

 Book Direct 10% Nittany Budget Motel Deal Link 

Other Properties:

Hyatt Place


Outside of State College

If you’re looking for peace and quiet that is a bit off of the beaten path you might be best served to stay at one of our properties in our surrounding communities. In smaller towns such as Boalsburg and Bellefonte expect a Mom-and-Pop speed with less of the crowds like you’re more apt to find right in State College.

Econo Lodge

Nature Inn at Bald Eagle

Estya Hotel

Reynolds Mansion Bed & Breakfast

Springfield House Bed & Breakfast

Bear Mountain Lodge

Godspeed Event Center and Lodging


What's going on in Happy Valley? Check out some of the photos from our visitors and locals.