The Nittany Lion Inn

The Nittany Lion Inn

200 West Park Avenue State College, PA
Max Capacity: 300 people
The Nittany Lion Inn is a Colonial-style Hotel set in a quiet, wooded section of the Penn State University campus, within walking distance to town. Since 1931, the historic Nittany Lion Inn has been a popular location for Central Pennsylvania weddings. Landmark architecture, exquisite food, and an inviting Penn State atmosphere provide the setting for a celebration you’ll remember for a lifetime. With its reputation for impeccable service, the Nittany Lion Inn may just be the perfect place for your upcoming event, whatever it may be—a business luncheon, conference, wedding reception, or anniversary party. 20,000 square feet of flexible event space, elegant ballrooms, and a sky lit atrium combine to create a warm and welcoming backdrop for groups large and small. Our experienced wedding planners will help you with every step, from choosing the perfect setting for your rehearsal dinner, wedding, and reception, to creating a reception menu that will delight you and your guests.
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Package Pricing

Breakfast Buffet From $14.75 per person

Attendees: 30-300 | $14.75 Per Person

Luncheon Buffets From $18 per person

Attendees: 30-300 | $18 Per Person

Dinner Selections From $31.50 per person

Attendees: 30-300 | $31.50 Per Person

Wedding Packages Starting at $80 per person

Attendees: 50-300 | $80 Per Person
Event Spaces
Alumni Lounge
Alumni Lounge
Assembly Room
Assembly Room
Ballroom
Ballroom
Ballroom A, B, D Or E
Ballroom A, B, D Or E
Boardroom
Boardroom
Faculty Staff Club
Faculty Staff Club
Mt. Nittany Room
Mt. Nittany Room
Penn State Room
Penn State Room
The Dining Room
The Dining Room
The Mount Nittany Club At Beaver Stadium
The Mount Nittany Club At Beaver Stadium
Whiskers
Whiskers
Ballroom AB Or DE
Ballroom ABC Or CDE
Ballroom C
Boardroom 1 Or 2
Faculty Staff Club 1
Faculty Staff Club 2
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Amenities
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course Onsite
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • In-Room Service
  • Indoor Pool
  • Laundry/ Dry Cleaning Service
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
Features
  • AAA Lodging Rating: 4 Diamonds
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 300
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 17
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 2
  • OHG Classification: First Class
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: 6-10 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: Less than 1 mile
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 20,000
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 223
  • Year Built: 1931
  • Year Renovated: 1995
Centre Hall, PA  
Capacity: 400
This newly renovated event center, an incomparable blend of breathtaking views, ample gathering spaces and award-winning food and beverage, is operated by the owners of highly regarded Harrison's Wine Grill & Catering. Located atop the Mt. Nittany ridge, overlooking the picturesque countryside and adjacent mountains, guests will be surrounded by the historic beauty of scenic Happy Valley while celebrating weddings, special occasions and meetings. This tiered, four-level building has celebration space for as many as 200+ seated guests. There are multiple spaces for outdoor viewing, including outdoor decks, railed walkways, and a 400 square foot glassed in porch with sliding windows, perched over the mountainside. Bars and restrooms are located on all three levels. Each level may be reserved separately, with pricing also available for use of multiple levels or the entire facility.
Centre Hall, PA  
Capacity: 500
$1,750 per event
Welcome to Earlystown Manor, an estate style bed and breakfast, perfectly situated minutes from Penn State’s campus, historic Boalsburg and downtown State College, Pa! Enjoy strolling sidewalks in the perfect college town, joining the Nittany Lion roar at Beaver Stadium, or taking a drive through the beautiful countryside that defines Central Pennsylvania. Earlystown Manor is an estate style bed and breakfast built on 10 private acres with views of both Mount Nittany and Tussey Mountain, as well as the beautiful surrounding countryside. The property is beautifully maintained and complimented with breathtaking flower gardens, inviting patios, surrounding orchards and an enormous fruit and vegetable garden. Panoramic views await guests at every window. We look forward to welcoming you at our front door!
Alexandria, PA  
Capacity: 220
When entering the front doors you will immediately feel the warmth and ambiance of our banquet venue. Your special day can be as elegant or casual as you have ever dreamed it could be. We have covered all the details in our facility that will make you and your guests feel right at home. Our house caterer and or bar service will be happy to assist you with all the planning and choices that go along with your special day.