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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place was very clean and cozy. The price was excellent. Our room was huge. The only downside was our bed was hard, but many people like a harder more firm mattress. I would not bring children, but it is great for adults and couples. I would definitely stay here again without even second guessing it. The staff were very...

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Appreciate your review. We encourage and enjoy having children stay but for a getaway maybe leave the kiddies at home and experience a nice romantic weekend with spa services and excellent cuisine. Hope to see you again.

Townsend, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Passing through state college PA. On the way to Ohio looking for a place to stay I came across The Carnegie Inn. The best decision I've made in a long time. Beautiful building set on the edge of a scenic golf course. We had a spacious comfortable room just a short walk to the fabulous restaurant. Food was great service...

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your statement "best decision". Thank you for your kind words and review. Our staff takes great pride in what we offer and how we appreciate our guests. We certainly hope that you will once again, choose the Carnegie Inn and Spa.

Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the inn when we came to visit family. We couldn't be happier with our room and the inn. We didn't dine there as we ate with family, but the rest of the inn we highly recommend, as always! Thanks for another great stay!

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

It was so nice of you to write this review. We enjoyed seeing you again and hope that on your next visit you will once again choose the Carnegie Inn and Spa. Maybe next time, you can give our award winning dining room a try as we are sure you will enjoy that as well. Thank you and take care.

Millville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a recent stay at the Carnegie Inn and spa, we came home relaxed and rejuvenated after a lovely weekend stay. The quiet setting amidst the beautiful countryside provided the perfect place to enjoy friends and the connecting spa added such a plus to the stay. The staff and service was outstanding. The manager was most helpful in tips for...

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and comments. A getaway here is such a nice time especially when you include the award winning spa as part of that getaway. We hope that when you stay with us again, you will try our award winning dining room as well. Thank you.

Millville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by friend to stay at this Inn. Was not disappointed at all. Breakfast that was included was made to order. Treated myself to a spa day and was not disappointed. Manager was readily available and pleasant.

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and comments. I recall your group and it was a pleasure to serve. Next time, try our dining room and the award winning cuisine. You won't be disappointed.

Millville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently visited family in area and came back to a lovely little Inn. The Carnegie Inn was and still is a clean and well appointed find. The gentleman at front desk was very kind and helpful when we approached him. The addition of the breakfast that was included in stay is always a pleasant surprise. We have been here before...

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We certainly hope that you return. It was a pleasure being able to serve your group. As always when you return to the Carnegie Inn and Spa, contact us so we can once again setup a outing that you and your friends will remember and cherish. Thank you.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Kind older gentleman working the front desk, very helpful. Nice made to order breakfast included in the night, which was at a reasonable rate (about a third the price of the nittany lion while I was there, for a comparable room (size, comfort level). Downside is that the rooms in front face the headlights of cars parking in front. On...

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

First thank you for your comments and review. We will certainly look at the issues you mentioned concerning the room and the noise level. We hope that you choose the Carnegie Inn and Spa for your future stays.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

The room was terrific, the service was outstanding and the food was made to perfection. we just took a day trip with a overnight stay and was pleasantly surprised. We had been to the Carnegie house many times over the past 10 years for dinners with friends and business associates and our food was outstanding

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind words and response. We look forward to hosting your next dinner or event at the Carnegie Inn and Spa.

Ardsley, New York
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This was our first visit. We booked a double room to accommodate our family of 4 and we were pleased that the room was quite spacious and clean. Our only complaint is about the breakfast. We were charged for our sons' breakfast which was supposed to be included. When we made inquiry, we were questioned about whether the boys were...

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

We apologize for any inconvenience that you may have experienced. We do try and provide a high quality cooked to order breakfast that is suitable to all of our guests. We will certainly take a look at our portions. Once again, our apologies.

State College
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed dining at Chef Paul Kendeffy's chef's table for my birthday dinner recently. We've eaten in the dining room before but this is a whole different and very wonderful experience. We were greeted by Chef Paul who took us into the kitchen where we were seated at a comfortable and private table for 2 with...

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Don H, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa, responded to this review

Chef Paul certainly appreciates the kind response and comments. We hope that you will be joining us again in the future. Looking forward to seeing you soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Breakfast Available
  • Room Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the tranquil woodlands encircling State College, PA is a destination of innumerable charms - Carnegie Inn & Spa - an intimate little gem in the tradition of the finest European country manors. We invite you to experience the first AAA Four-Diamond hotel in central Pennsylvania, just the first of many distinctions setting the Inn apart as someplace truly special.Carnegie Inn & Spa is elegance personified, with a brand of hospitality and warmth long since vanished from the impersonal, chain-style hotels.But the most delightful surprise comes when you find out that we only look expensive... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carnegie Inn & Spa

Address: 100 Cricklewood Dr., State College, PA 16803
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > State College
Price Range: £82 - £159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carnegie Inn & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Carnegie House Hotel State College
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in State College
#14 Family Hotel in State College
#16 Business Hotel in State College
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