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    Best Western University Inn

    1020 Ellis Hollow Rd, East Hill Plaza, Ithaca, NY 14850-2808
    +1 855-570-8641
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    • Excellent26%
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    “shuttle service” (24 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 499 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We were attending a wedding at Celebrations near Ithaca and this was the hotel recommended by the wedding part. The rooms were clean and comfortable. They offered a complimentary shuttle to and from the venue. The van was a little small for the amount of...More

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    Thank Steven S
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Steven, Thanks for your comments on your stay with us. I hope the wedding was a big success and glad offering the free shuttle to Celebrations worked for you. We are sorry you missed the breakfast. We would love to see you again if...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 13 April 2017

    We stayed one night to visit a colleague who studies at Cornell. This place is literally one right turn away from the campus. So, easy to navigate. I really don't understand how this place is difficult to get to; "Google Map" Anyhow, check in was...More

    1  Thank junp408
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 14 April 2017

    Dear Jun, We are so glad you enjoyed the hotel during your recent stay. It can be difficult to find the hotel as our address is "1020 Ellis Hollow Road", but we actually face Pine Tree Road. Finally, thank you for your comments about the...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Stayed at this Best Western for my daughters wedding. Staff and complimentary breakfast were the bright spots. For the price of the rooms cleanliness took a back seat for sure. Beds were clean and fresh but the rest of the rooms was not clean at...More

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    Thank Christie P
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded yesterday

    Dear Christie, Thank you for your feedback during your daughter's wedding. We appreciate your comments about the staff and breakfast, but disappointed about the quality of the guestroom. We take all comments seriously and will print this for our housekeeping department. Sincerely, Jim McMann

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Everyone is so helpful here! The room was much bigger than I expected it to be. Parking, loading/unloading was a breeze. unfortunately,i locked my kids and myself out of our room but the staff got is back in before anyone knew there was an issue....More

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    Thank deziral2017
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded yesterday

    We appreciate all your kind words during your stay with us! I'm sorry about the locked out situation, but glad we were able to get you back in the room. Thanks again and we hope to see you in the future. Kind regards, Jim McMann

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Nice staff, convenient to the Cornell Vet College. Overall hotel does need an upgrade, it looks like a 1980's motel. Dog friendly. Breakfast is fine. Rooms are in need of updated furniture,flooring and bathroom fixtures.More

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    Thank Malcolm K
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded yesterday

    Dear Malcolm, Thanks for your feedback during your stay. Even though we are one of the older Ithaca properties, I believe we make up for it with our customer service. We have made on the updating of the property and will continue make improvements in...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$124 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Business Hotel in Ithaca
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 101
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    suerubb
    7 April 2017|
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    Response from Best47958 | Property representative |
    Yes and it open 24 hours. The workout room is on the lower level of the hotel in the main building.
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    Donna C
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from Best47958 | Property representative |
    We do have free shuttle service to and from the airport, as well as to Cornell and Collegetown. The shuttle runs from 7am-11pm daily.
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    Eamonn K
    31 July 2015|
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    Response from sjk5243 | Reviewed this property |
    Small. Not sure of exact size but not big enough for laps. During My visit it was clean and there were chairs and tables to relax. It has been very warm in Western NY this summer so I'm sure the temp of the pool is warm... More
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    "Room 215 was nice with good access to the free parking. Grocery store 2 minutes walk."
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    "Some rooms have fireplaces."
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    "Stay away from entry/exit doors to minimize noise"
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    "I was on the 400's side of the complex. Very quiet."
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