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Hotel Anthracite

A modern, boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Carbondale, PA that pays tribute to the city’s rich heritage and history


A modern, boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Carbondale, PA that pays tribute to the city’s rich heritage and history

Kol Steakhouse at Hotel Anthracite
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Kol Steakhouse Entree
Courtyard at Hotel Anthracite
Queen Suite
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Hotel Anthracite Fitness Center
Kol Steakhouse Bar
Hotel Anthracite Guestroom

The Basics


A contemporary hotel featuring refined accommodations and all the amenities of today while offering a nod to the past. Hotel Anthracite pays tribute to the area's history through its name and décor. Guest rooms are ultra-comfortable, and the hotel is conveniently located near Scranton, the Lackawanna Valley, and the Endless Mountains Region. The property includes a scenic outdoor courtyard, Kol Steakhouse, and Gravity Hall, one of the largest event spaces in the area.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Smoke-Free
  • Free Parking
  • Weddings/Events
  • Restaurant On-Site
  • Cont. Breakfast
  • Meetings/Retreats

In the Know

  • Visit the Carbondale Historical Society Museum housed within Carbondale City Hall which is adjacent to Hotel Anthracite. 

  • Merli-Sarnoski Park is open year-round. The 840-acre park offers 15 miles of dedicated mountain biking trails.

  • Take a walking tour of Carbondale to view the architecture, history, and the first underground Anthracite mine in the US.

  • Golfing is a popular pastime in the Carbondale area. Choose from seven challenging courses within 12 miles of the hotel

Stay for the Story

Hotel Anthracite celebrates the region’s rich history through its name, décor, and ambiance. Postcards, photos, maps, and historical items serve as artwork to decorate interior spaces and pay homage to the city’s industrial past.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Enjoy weekly specials and live music in the bar at Kol Steakhouse

Try wine tasting at Riverview Winery

Enjoy old world Italian dishes at Pettinato's Restaurant

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Hit the slopes at nearby Elk Mountain Ski Resort

Lackawanna River Heritage Trail, a 70-mile trail system, passes through Carbondale with trailheads just two blocks from Hotel Anthracite. 

Enjoy seasonal fun at Lakeland Orchard & Cidery. Cut your own Christmas tree in winter, enjoy apple, and strawberry harvests in warmer months

Packages and Special Offers

VALID THROUGH: Jul 21 2024

Perfect Culinary Getaway

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Hotel Anthracite

Carbondale, PA


VALID THROUGH: Jul 21 2024

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Hotel Anthracite

Carbondale, PA


Guest Reviews

I was skeptical at first due to the bad reviews. Although there wasn't a wedding going on I was surprised on how clean the rooms were. Brand new feeling. The front desk girl was very helpful and knowledgeable. She is definitely an asset. She made my day with such amazing attitude. The steakhouse had one of the best steaks I've had in years. The only downfall was that they...See More

- Sandon Clark

What a wonderful place! The rooms were modern, clean and comfortable. The staff could not have been nicer and more helpful. The Koi Restaurant was super convenient, the food was good - limited menu and not many non-meat options (my only complaint, if you can call it that). I would most definitely recommend this hotel to anyone who will listen. I had a fantastic experience.

- Caroline Schiffer

The rooms were clean and spacious. The bed, pillows,sheets and blankets were heavenly. Only problem is and it's not the hotels fault is we had a front room and it was very noisy until around 11pm on a Friday night. We stay once a year for the Key Lock and Lantern convention. Overall a great night's sleep. We plan on staying again for sure.

- Amanda Daniels

Our room was super clean and incredibly comfortable. It was quiet and we all slept great. I have stayed in rooms for double the price that weren't half as nice. If I'm in the area again, I will definitely stay there. It was better than I imagined.

- Jennifer Johnson

Such a nice break from the cookie cutter hotels. Very hotel with spacious rooms, monster closet with wooden hangers (without the "don't steal them hooks) and pants clips. Furniture is modern and drawers glide silently open and close. I like it here.

- Wilfred Ruck

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 61

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Coffee Maker/Service, Hair Dryer, Telephones, Alarm Clocks

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Outside - Only in designated areas

Family Friendly: Yes

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Dinner

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the Public

Dining Amenities: Room Service, Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: 24 Hours, Onsite

Corporate Rates: Yes

Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Fitness Center, Free Onsite Parking, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, Restaurant On Site, Weddings & Events Available, Wine/Spirits Available

Weddings & Celebrations

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Events Supported: Private Parties, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinners

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Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings, Retreats

Meeting Facilities: Yes

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Location Type: Small Town/Village