2 Convention Center Drive, Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602 USA
+1 814-312-1800

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About This Venue

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  • Our Nittany Room is ideal for small meetings and gatherings for up to 40 people.

  • Nittany Meeting room has complimentary wireless and wired High Speed Internet Access.

  • Our deluxe guest rooms are ideal for business travelers or groups of 10-75 people.

  • Our hotel is ideally situated adjacent to Blair County Convention Center.

  • Let our expert event planners help make your next meeting a great success!

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Beat the rush and book now for the 2018 Penn State Football Season. Enjoy spacious rooms only a short drive away from State College.

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Attendee Booking Tools

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We can provide you with a unique complimentary Reservation Link that makes it easy for your guests to reserve their rooms.

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Manage Your Event with Ease

Group Lists

If you have a list of your guests, we can make reservations for all of them.

We can send you a report showing which of your guests have reserved rooms and when they plan to arrive.

Mobile Check-In

Guests can check in before their stay, receive instant alerts when their room is ready and check out by skipping the front desk.

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Equipment and Services

Meeting Equipment

AV equipment

Film projector

LCD projector

TV

TV production service provider

Meeting Services

Laborer

Business Equipment

Computers

Printers

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Fee for each additional page of outgoing fax

Network/Internet printing

Overnight delivery/pickup

Post/parcel

High-speed Internet access

Meeting rooms:Wired,Wireless

Catering

Afternoon Break

Coffee Break

Dinner

Lunch

Capacity

Capacity Chart

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  • Nittany Room
  • 25x17x15
  • 425
  • 40
  • 27
  • 18
  • 15
  •  
  • 36

Room Set-Up Examples

Setup Example

Conference and Hollow Square

Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.

Setup Example

Banquet

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

Setup Example

Schoolroom or Classroom

The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.

Setup Example

Reception

Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.

Setup Example

Theater

Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.

Setup Example

E-shape, U-shape and T-shape

Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.

Setup Example

Ovals and Rounds

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

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