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Best Western University Inn

AAA - 2 Diamond

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The Best Western University Inn is located just minutes from Cornell University, Ithaca College, Cayuga Lake and more. It is perfect for visiting nearby campuses, exploring Ithacas outdoor activities or staying in town for business.

Ithaca is home to many activities, attractions and adventure. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the fishing, swimming, hiking and biking around Cayuga Lake. Food lovers will enjoy Finger Lake wineries and the Ithaca Farmers Market. Families will be able to enjoy visiting students attending school nearby, exploring Greek Peak Ski Resort & Water Park and spending the day at a NASCAR race. Other attractions just outside the Best Western University Inn also include Cayuga Lake Cruises, Hillendale Golf Course, Discovery Trail, Downtown Ithaca Commons and more.

Inside this pet-friendly Ithaca hotel, guests will find 101 spacious, well-appointed guest rooms - each complete with cable satellite television with HBO and high-speed Internet access. For guests wanting a little more, some of our rooms come complete with whirlpool tubs. Other Best Western University Inn amenities include a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast each morning, a sparkling outdoor swimming pool and on-site fitness center.

Guests staying at the Best Western University Inn will also appreciate this Ithaca hotels complimentary airport shuttle, on-site business services and a close proximity to local businesses and universities, including Cornell University Animal Hospital and Ithaca College Whalen School of Music.

For a memorable vacation in Ithaca, book a stay at the Best Western University Inn today. Enjoy your stay!

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Location

1020 Ellis Hollow Road
Ithaca
New York
14850-2808
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond

Summary

Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 12:00:00

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Address
1020 Ellis Hollow Road
Ithaca
New York
14850-2808
United States


What's nearby?

Recreation

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Emerson

  • 20.00 mile(s) from Cortland

  • 22.00 mile(s) from Elmira Airport

  • 30.00 mile(s) from Watkins Glen

  • 30.00 mile(s) from Corning

  • 45.00 mile(s) from Binghamton

  • 45.00 mile(s) from Binghamton Regional Edwin A Link Field Airport

  • 50.00 mile(s) from Syracuse

  • 75.00 mile(s) from Syracuse Airport

  • 120 mile(s) from Scranton

  • 165 mile(s) from Buffalo

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Borg Warner

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Wilcox Press and Axiom

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Cornell Technology Park

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Celebrations banquet facilities

  • 1.50 mile(s) from Cornell University

  • 3.50 mile(s) from Ithaca College

  • 11.2 mile(s) from Tompkins C3, Cortland Community College

  • 19.5 mile(s) from SUNY Cortland




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Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 504 traveller reviews
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Great place to stay in Ithaca, NY

17/08/2017 rockyrose17, River Edge, New Jersey

Friendly and helpful staff. Good rates. Nice spacious rooms. Outdoor pool to relax by. Centrally located to colleges, restaurants, shopping, wineries, state parks with waterfalls and hiking and bikin... more

Owner Response
Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University Inn, responded to this review
Dear rockyrose17, We truly appreciate your kind comments! I believe our location is ideal for guests visiting the colleges and just for relaxing with a hike or wine tour. We hope to see you again in the future, especially for fall foliage. Best, Jim McMann
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2.5 star hotel

14/08/2017 katiemN5544CK, Minneapolis, United States

It has the basics. Just don't expect more. Rooms have a moldy odor. Some of the rooms require literal hip-checks to get into the room. It gets the job done but there's definitely no luxury. If you ar... more

Owner Response
Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University Inn, responded to this review
Thank you for your feedback. We hope you will give another chance in the future. Sincerely, Jim McMann
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Not what I expected, in a good way

13/08/2017 Mia R, Green, Ohio, United States

We are not loyal to Best Western and yet this hotel had the best price within reason for where we needed to stay. We were pleasantly surprised how nice this hotel was. We were expecting "TIRED" and ... more

Owner Response
Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University Inn, responded to this review
Dear Mia, Thanks for your comments! Although we are one of the older hotels in Ithaca, we really try to give the guest a positive experience. I would be pleased to speak with you on how we can improve on the breakfast. I can be reached jmcmann@twintierhospitality.com Kind regards, Jim McMann
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Nothing Special - No Problems

12/08/2017 rhumane, Washington DC, District of Columbia

Amenities were as expected at a Best Western, clean, comfortable, inexpensive. Convenient to downtown and Cornell, walk to several good restaurants. Tiny pool nobody seemed inclined to use. Standard B... more

Owner Response
Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University Inn, responded to this review
Thanks for your review of the hotel. Actually the pool has been pretty popular this summer with the number of families visiting the Finger Lakes. We hope to see you again in the future. Best, Jim McMann
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HORRIBLE "expect bugs in Ithica"

08/08/2017 754bonniew, Bushkill, United States

I was told to expect the bugs in my room because I was in Ithica, NY but got my room changed none the less, then the room I was switched into had ant traps outside the door, and the door did not shut!... more

Owner Response
Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University Inn, responded to this review
Dear 754bonniew, On behalf of the Best Western, we apologize about your recent experience. We know that you have bean a frequent guest of the hotel and have appreciated your business. I completely understand that you may look at alternate accommodations, but if you choose to give another chance, please contact myself or Terry Terry, the General Manager. Sincerely, Jim McMann