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Courtyard by Marriott State College

1730 University Drive, State College, PA 16801

+1 814 238 1881

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based on 79 reviews

About Courtyard by Marriott State College, State College

Value for money

Explore our completely revitalized State College, PA hotel, the Courtyard by Marriott State College. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be greeted by our friendly and accommodating staff while settling into one of our modernized State College hotel guest rooms. We are perfectly situated in Happy Valley, near Penn State University, Bryce Jordan Center, Pegula Ice Arena, Beaver Stadium, Rec Hall, and close to many area businesses and attractions. Unwind in large, stylish guest rooms featuring refreshed decor, plush bedding, free Wi-Fi, 39" LCD flat screen TVs, and mini refrigerators. Start your morning off right with breakfast and Starbucks in our Bistro, then stop back again at the end of the day for dinner and cocktails. During downtime, maintain your workout routine in our fitness center or take a dip in our indoor pool. When choosing a State College hotel, we are the perfect choice!

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • A/V equipment rental
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Mini-market on site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Coffee shop


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Internet

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service


  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area


  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Picnic area


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals


  • Heated pool
  • Indoor pool

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Courtyard by Marriott State College

Attractions in State College, Pennsylvania curated by momondo

Courtyard by Marriott State College location: 1730 University Drive, State College, PA 16801


Pennsylvania State University1.6 mi
Penn State Ice Pavilion1.7 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Plaza Mexican Bar & Grill0.1 mi
The Honeybake Ham Company & Cafe0.1 mi
P J Harrigans Bar & Grill0.2 mi
Home D Pizzeria0.2 mi

Courtyard by Marriott State College Reviews

GreatBased on 79 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Helpful and friendly staff. (in 22 reviews)
  • Nice clean rooms & easy checkin/out (in 18 reviews)
  • Clean and comfortable and very convenient location (in 17 reviews)
Cons -
  • We did not do breakfast at this time with the pandemic (in 6 reviews)
  • "The hotel attendant acknowledged the alarm pulling and the yelling, but offered zero apology." (in 4 reviews)
  • "Sink was leaking , drain in bath broken" (in 3 reviews)

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Courtyard by Marriott State College room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • In State College, 3 star hotels have average nightly rates of $122. Courtyard by Marriott State College is $9 cheaper than the city average at just $113/night.

  • Courtyard by Marriott State College is 4.5 mi away from State College University Park. You can typically expect your drive time from Courtyard by Marriott State College to State College University Park to be 13min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from State College University Park to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Courtyard by Marriott State College offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $40/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Courtyard by Marriott State College. The nearest airport to the hotel is State College University Park.

  • Yes, Courtyard by Marriott State College does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in State College for those looking for something different.

  • Yes, Courtyard by Marriott State College has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • The city center nearest to Courtyard by Marriott State College is State College, which is 1.4 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Penn State Ice Pavilion, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • For assistance from an employee at Courtyard by Marriott State College please call +1 814 238 1881.

  • Yes, Courtyard by Marriott State College has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Courtyard by Marriott State College does have a gym on-site that is available to hotel guests. Some hotel gyms may not have 24-hour access, so it is best to ask a front desk clerk for fitness center hours.

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