PSU Luxury Home Weekend Rental

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Front of HouseGreat RoomGreat Room TVKitchenMaster Bedroom (King)Master BedroomMaster BathroomMaster BathDouble FutonAttached BathQueen Bedroom w/BathAttached BathDouble BedroomTV area in Finished BasementBasement  Queen AirbedsPing Pong/Pool Table & Air Hockey/Foosball TableScreened PorchBack YardBack of House/Screened PorchGarage SideFront of House
“ Excellent ”
7 Reviews

From $750 / night

430 S Nixon Rd, State College, PA 16801



Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 5
Sleeps: 12
Type: Home
Per night: $750 - $900
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the State College vacation home rental
Book our house for your next PSU or family event - Football games, Happy Volley Tournament, Blue-White weekend, Graduation, Arts Festival. We've even hosted traveling sports teams! Inquire about other weekends for availability.

Our home is a custom built Cape Cod with 4 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, plus a fully-finished basement with a large screened TV and ping pong table. We are located less than 5 miles from the Penn State campus on a private, professionally-landscaped 2 acre lot, surrounded by fields and a breathtaking view of the mountains.

Relax in our large, open great room and prepare your meals in the fully-stocked, gourmet kitchen with seating for 10 w/additional bar seating. Our 20'x20' screened porch w/gas grill provides a fabulous location to tailgate and entertain with with family and friends.

No pets and smoking OUTSIDE only, please.

Available bedrooms include 1 king w/master bath, 1 Queen w/attached bath, 1 Queen (w/double futon) and attached bath, 1 Double, 2 queen beds (finished basement) w/private bath. All rooms include luxury bedding and linens.

2016-2017 Rental rates are quoted for 12 guests. Inquire about additional weekends.

April 14-17: Blue/White Weekend -- $1800 Available
May 6-8: PSU Graduation $2500 BOOKED
May 28-30: Happy Volley Tournament $2200 Available

Sept. 3: Kent State - $1800 Available
Sept. 17: Temple - $1800 BOOKED
Oct 1: Minnesota - $2000 Available
Oct 8: Maryland - $1800 BOOKED
Oct 22: Ohio State - $2200 BOOKED
Nov 5: Iowa - $2200 BOOKED
Nov. 26: Michigan State - $2200 Available

Dec 2017 PSU Graduation - $2500 Available
May 2017 PSU Graduation -$2500 Reserved
Area Information
Our house is located on a private two acre lot surrounded by open fields and a fabulous view of the mountain. We are located less than 5 miles from the Penn State campus and only 1 mile from West College Avenue.

About the owner

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Availability Calendar



Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Aug 01 2015 Dec 31 2016 - $900 - - 2 Nights
Jan 01 2016 Jul 31 2016 - $750 - - 2 Nights
Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Deposits: 1/2 rental fee payable by cashier's check or personal check in advance. Remaining balance due in cash at check-in
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Personal Check
Other Fees: 2016-2017 Rental rates are quoted for 12 guests. Inquire about additional weekends.



  • Beds

  • 1 King Bed
  • 4 Queen Beds
  • 1 Double Bed
  • 1 Sofa Bed
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Porch
  • Deck
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Parking Included
  • Screened Porch
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Ping Pong Table
  • View (Mountains)
  • Full Kitchen
  • High Speed Internet
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • CD Player
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Iron
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (3 miles)
  • Bowling
    (5 miles)
  • Racquetball
    (5 miles)
  • Bicycling
  • Hunting
    (3 miles)
  • Horseback Riding
    (5 miles)
  • Shopping Area
    (5 miles)
  • Hiking
  • Park
    (3 miles)
  • Ice Skating
    (5 miles)
  • Canoeing
    (7 miles)
  • Playground
  • Tennis
    (3 miles)
  • Live Entertainment
    (5 miles)
  • Lake
    (8 miles)
  • Restaurant
    (1 mile)
  • Grocery Store
    (4 miles)
  • Miniature Golf
    (5 miles)
  • Sailing
    (8 miles)
  • Fishing
    (2 miles)
  • Pool
    (4 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (5 miles)
  • Downhill Skiing
    (10 miles)
  • Golf
    (3 miles)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Beds include: 1 King, 2 Queen, 1 Double Bed, 1 Double Futon,
2 Queen Beds in Finished Basement

Reviews (7)

Reviews for this vacation home rental in State College, Pennsylvania

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“ Excellent ”
7 reviews
Shannon Maurice

Shannon Maurice

FT. Lauderdale, FL. USA


August 26, 2014

This home was perfect! From my 80yr old mother to my 4yr old son, this home met everyone's needs. Everything was just right including, the comfortable beds, reclining chairs, spacious kitchen and beautiful view. I must also mention that everything was very clean, which is important to me. I especially liked the friendly notes left around the house from the homeowner and family. This was not just a house; it was a home - warm and peaceful as if you were in your own. Awesome experience!

Toni Irvin

Owner's reply:

Dear Shannon, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. You made my day! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay at our house and we would love to have your family back again anytime. Toni

Susan Davis

Susan Davis

Somerset, Nj

50th Anniversary Family Celebration

June 30, 2014

Stayed here with my college buddies two years ago and realized this was the perfect home to rent to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary with our children and grand-children, nine in total. My wife and I met at Penn State and wanted to bring the family back to where it all began. The house was fantastic in every way, everything we needed was provided. Both indoor and outdoor space more than met our needs. Great home, beautiful condition, great views, and just minutes from down town.

Toni Irvin

Owner's reply:

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was great to meet your beautiful family and I'm happy that our home worked well for your reunion. 50 years of marriage is definitely worth celebrating! We would love to have you stay here again anytime! Toni

Janet Schuster

Janet Schuster

Old Bridge, NJ, USA

It was wonderful.

December 29, 2013

From the first time we looked at the house to rent we knew that this was going to be the perfect place. We rented so that our family could all stay together our sons graduation. Toni was wonderful to work with. The house is immaculate. It has a home feeling. Our family - most of them their first trip to State College - was so impressed with everything. They could not believe their eyes. I would rent this house again in a heartbeat. Thank you Toni and your family for making our sons graduation so memorable.

Toni Irvin

Owner's reply:

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our home. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting you and your family and would love to welcome you back to our home again anytime!

Arthur Davis

Arthur Davis

Somerset, NJ

Great Visit To State College

June 29, 2012

Four grads returned to where we met 51 years ago and stayed in this wonderful home. The house, just 10 minutes from town is in beautiful, peaceful farm country. The owner left us with a fully equipped home in immaculate condition that was perfect in every way.

Toni Irvin

Owner's reply:

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our home! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future.

Joe Reichard

Joe Reichard

Center Valley, PA


September 14, 2011

Great house perfect for our get together on a PSU footballl weekend. The house was perfectly clean, spacious, very comfortable. The only thing that could have been better would have been Penn State beating Alabama. Highly recommend!

Siobhan S. Cummings

Siobhan S. Cummings

New Jersey

Heaven at Penn State!

October 3, 2010

We can't thank Toni and her family enough for the most amazing weekend! She was so accomodating, the house was spotless and all the extras were tremendous for our group with small children. We didn't even want to leave to go to the game....but we did. Thanks Toni - we'll be in touch next year!




Great Stay

October 20, 2009

Huge home with plenty of beds. Toni was great to deal with.

Owner Supplied Testimonials

"Your house is beautiful and the rooms are spacious and inviting. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and plan to come back again next year." -- Matt & Sandy

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