Featured Places to Stay

By Christen Bell   As the summer dwindles, “We Are” chants are heard around the Penn State campus and the first coin toss commences, football season — and thousands of accompanying fans — will take over Happy Valley. And for those fans without any local friends and family, where to stay is a major piece of the weekend planning. Thankfully, there is a plethora of options for those... MORE
Everyone likes convenience. In today’s world, we want things fast, and we want them now. We don’t want to wade through all kinds of red tape or web searches to find what we want. We imagine that booking a hotel room will be easy. Happy Valley Hotels makes things easy. First, Happy Valley Hotels built four hotels of different brands all very close together to give guests multiple choices... MORE
Located in the heart of State College, this brand-new, modern-style apartment is walking distance from Beaver Stadium, Bryce Jordan Center and all downtown attractions. This two-bedroom, two-bath is in high-demand, so don't miss your chance to reserve this space for your next Nittany Lions game, graduation or art festival! https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/28862552 
All children in elementary school are taught the four seasons—fall, winter, spring and summer—but, for some reason, teachers neglect to teach the fifth and arguably most important season of all: football season! Bringing with it leaves that only bloom white and blue, football season is fast approaching Happy Valley—and so are Penn State fans far and wide. But, where, one may ask, can all... MORE
Summer is almost over, but that means State College is about to get crazy. Penn State students will start moving into their rooms the weekend of August 19, and the 2018 football season is right around the corner. As out-of-state families move their students in and with football season fast approaching, visitors are looking for places to stay. However, room availabilities and deals fly by quickly... MORE
Every fan coming back to Happy Valley for home games (or a summer festival weekend) has a must‑do list: ice cream at the Penn State Berkey Creamery or Meyer Dairy, lunch at The Corner Room, maybe a photo at the Nittany Lion Shrine.     Coming home to the place of your glory days is an experience you hope will feel the same each time. But you can heighten that experience by... MORE
Tucked among the hills, rivers and lake country of Raystown, just 45 minutes from State College and University Park, lies the Ridge Retreat, the perfect location for you and 11 of your favorite people to gather and get pumped for an unrivaled Penn State football weekend. Ridge Retreat is a two-floor woodland escape that offers simply everything you could need: a full kitchen, perfect for... MORE
Planning a wedding can be a very stressful time! As a Penn State grad, returning to Happy Valley may provide the dream wedding you never knew you needed and here are three reasons why!    1. Celebrating the Origin of Your Love If you're marrying your college sweetheart, getting married where you met is a must for a romantic wedding. Invite all your friends and family while you... MORE
Taking that well-deserved vacation you’ve been waiting for all summer (or even all year), should be fun. With so many exciting things to do in State College this summer, the last thing you should have to worry about is blowing your budget. With these affordable hotel packages, you can rest easy knowing that you’re getting the best deals in Happy Valley. The Hilton Garden Inn is the ideal... MORE
With so much to do in the State College area this summer, you'll definitely want to plan a visit to Happy Valley. Pack your itinerary with fun activities and don’t worry about the cost, because during your visit, you can stay in some great Happy Valley properties for an affordable price.  Toftrees Resort is a nice option for a golfing getaway. The Par 4 Plus Golf Package starts at $... MORE


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