With its central location in Pennsylvania and abundance of meeting room space, planning a meeting in State College is easy.

Finding the hotel property that’s right for you can go a long way to making your event successful. Our properties offer convenient dining accommodations and catering, experienced event planners, suitable meeting room space and comfortable lodging, and so much more.

Determine which of our properties is best for you and start planning!

Meeting properties

Carnegie Inn & Spa

100 Cricklewood Drive, State College, PA 16803

The Carnegie Inn & Spa provides an intimate and upscale atmosphere for your event. Their friendly staff can get you set up with anything you may need including audiovisual technology and food and beverages. After your meeting is over, enjoy drinks with coworkers or clients in their comfortable lounge.

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Days Inn Penn State

240 South Pugh Street, State College, PA 16801
Situated comfortably in the heart of Downtown State College, the Days Inn Penn State has 13 different rooms to hold a group gathering including the atrium and restaurant.

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Hilton Garden Inn

1221 East College Avenue, State College, PA 16801

Four different rooms are available to use at the Hilton Garden Inn. The largest is the college hall that features 1,750 square feet and can hold up to 160 guests. For further questions, call 1-814-272-1221.

Quality Inn State College

1274 N. Atherton St Business Route 322, State College PA 16803

Plan a team, business, or family gathering at the Quality Inn. It can hold 85 guests in classroom seating and 160 with theatre seating.

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Super 8 State College

1663 South Atherton St, State College, PA 16801

The Super 8 is well equipped to host meetings with a convertible meeting hall for up to 125 guests, two breakout rooms that can fit 20 people and a wide array of audio & visual equipment. Food and beverage services are also available.

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Nittany Budget Motel

2070 Cato Avenue, State College PA 16801

If you’re planning a meeting over dinner, consider making a stop into Gigi’s located just next door to the Nittany Budget Motel. Gigi’s is one of the newest places to dine in State College and has a separate dining room for private engagements.

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After you find the hotel and conference property that will best suit your needs, search for the equipment you’ll need from local rental stores.

Best Event Rental

Looking to put a twist on your event? Best Event Rental can help you pick a special theme or you can even get creative and plan your own custom theme. Regardless, Best Event has most everything you could possibly need to pull off your next event.

Always A Party Rentals

Located in Altoona, Always A Party provides rental equipment for events held all around central Pennsylvania. Whether you’re holding a corporate event, wedding, or birthday party, their team of experts will assist you to make sure your event goes off without a hitch.

Caterers in State College

And, of course, no event is complete without some refreshments and great food. You can shop from award-winning caterers to quaint local restaurants to plan the menu of your choosing.

Harrison’s Wine Grill & Catering

Located within our very own Hilton Garden Inn, Harrison’s has been named best catering service in State College for eight consecutive years by readers of State College Magazine. Chef Harrison is always looking to create new and exciting menus that are expertly prepared.

If you’re holding an event at the Hilton, you can’t go wrong with Harrison’s.

Benjamin’s Distinctive Catering

Owned and operated by Mike and Heather Benjamin, a local couple with more than 22 years experience in the food service industry. Benjamin’s Catering is based out of Boalsburg and they specialize in original homemade recipe cuisine.

Herwig’s Austrian Bistro

If you’re planning a wedding or party in State College, why not sample some of the best local and original cuisine? Herwig’s Austrian Bistro will put a delicious menu together for your party. <br/.

Hoag’s Catering and Celebration Hall

Hoag’s is a family-owned enterprise that has been in Happy Valley since it first opened its doors as a Bellefonte deli in 1947. Since they moved to State College in 1994, they have expanded their operation considerably by catering all sorts of events. Their rental supplies include a/v equipment, beverage fountains and dispensers, tables, and chairs.

Rotelli State College

Rotelli’s caters all occasions. Plan a delicious Italian menu full of chicken, veal, pasta, pizza and more!

Catering With Style by Dan Rallis

State College Phone: 814-280-1251

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