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"The hotel was clean and confortable. The room was spacious. We enjoyed the complementary breakfast--healthy choices like whole wheat bagels, hard boil ... " More

By parisienne, from Jackson Heights, NY on Sat 08 Sep 2012

Hotel Description

Hotel near Cornell University, connected to a shopping center in Ithaca

In shopping district

Within 3 miles (5 km) of this Ithaca hotel, you'll find Cornell University and Ithaca Commons. State Theatre of Ithaca and Ithaca College are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Free perks

This hotel features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport shuttle. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 101 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Free weekday newspapers, free local calls, and ceiling fans are also available.

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$102* Per night/room Nov 24 - Nov 25

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Jetted Tub

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Fireplace

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible, Bathtub

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Fireplace

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Third bed is a Sofabed)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Best Western University Inn ratings based on 19 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Best Western University Inn

Everyone (6) Couples (1) Family (1)

About the Best Western University Inn

Location 1020 Ellis Hollow Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850

Property Features

Best Western University Inn offers its guests an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. Free breakfast is served daily. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available on request). The business-friendly Best Western University Inn also features a vending machine, coffee/tea in a common area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Free self parking is available. This Ithaca hotel is smoke free.

  • 101 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 4 buildings
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Business facilities
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool1
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional) (11.3 km / 7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Best Western University Inn offers 101 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 7:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 7:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 30 per accommodation, per day (maximum USD 100 per stay)
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 80 lbs)
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per day (maximum USD 100 per stay)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Best Western University Inn offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • The seasonal pool will open in June and close in September.
  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.