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Best Western University Inn

2-star Hotel with Fitness center

2 stars

1020 Ellis Hollow Road, Ithaca, NY 14850-2808

+1 607 272 6100

based on 639 reviews

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About Best Western University Inn, Ithaca

Value for money
Best Western University Inn Ithaca is situated in Ithaca and is close to Cornell University. It is also a short car trip from Ithaca College and Cornell Botanic Gardens. Best Western University Inn Ithaca provides a variety of first-class facilities, from a lush outdoor swimming pool to a fully-equipped gym. For a fast and effortless arrival and departure experience, guests can take advantage of the express check-in facility. Best Western University Inn has 101 peaceful rooms offering all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay. Hot drinks can be brewed with the provided coffee and tea supplies. The hotel is less than a 15-minute drive from Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport. Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit Inc and Animusic are easily reached by car.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

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Standard Rooms - River view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$424 totalExpedia
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Double Rooms - Water view
1 double bed

1 double bed



$187 totalAgoda.com
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King Rooms - River view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$83 totalAgoda.com
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Queen Rooms - Garden view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



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Other Rooms - Sea view
2 queen beds

2 queen beds



$221 totalPricetravel
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • No smoking


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Private bathroom


  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Eco tourism
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Ice skating

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Drying rack for clothing


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Complimentary breakfast


  • Pool towels
  • Pool


  • Fitness center

Best Western University Inn Reviews

GoodBased on 639 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The free breakfast is top notch! (in 74 reviews)
  • "Great breakfast, nice rooms." (in 52 reviews)
Cons -
  • The rooms were not clean. (in 47 reviews)
  • The grass around the hotel was not mowed very tall with lots of bugs! (in 18 reviews)

Best Western University Inn room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Best Western University Inn compare to other 2 star hotels in Ithaca?

    Best Western University Inn is typically below the average price of 2 star hotels in Ithaca. On average, you can expect to pay $167 per night in Ithaca. Best Western University Inn typically costs $140 per night, which is $28 cheaper than the Ithaca average.

  • How far is Best Western University Inn from Ithaca Tompkins County?

    Drive distance from Ithaca Tompkins County to Best Western University Inn and vice versa is 3.8 mi and the overall drive time is about 11min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Best Western University Inn from Ithaca Tompkins County?

    With parking available at Best Western University Inn, you could always rent a car for as low as $37/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Ithaca. Getting from Ithaca Tompkins County to your hotel can be difficult without a rental car. Luckily, Best Western University Inn offers an airport shuttle service for its customers. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Best Western University Inn. The nearest airport to the hotel is Ithaca Tompkins County.

  • Is Best Western University Inn pet-friendly?

    Customers of Best Western University Inn are welcome to bring their dogs with them during their stay.

  • Are there food options at Best Western University Inn?

    If you are staying at Best Western University Inn, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Best Western University Inn have a pool?

    Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Ithaca specifically look for hotels with a pool. Best Western University Inn may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • How close is Best Western University Inn to Ithaca city center?

    1.8 mi separate the front steps of Best Western University Inn and the city center of Ithaca where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course State Theatre, a very popular landmark in Ithaca.

  • What is the phone number for Best Western University Inn?

    The best contact number for Best Western University Inn is +1 607 272 6100.

  • Does Best Western University Inn have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Best Western University Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Best Western University Inn?

    Best Western University Inn has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

  • What time is check-out for Best Western University Inn?

    For Best Western University Inn, the required check-out time is 12:00 PM. Check-in may be available from 3:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Best Western University Inn?

    Guests can currently expect to pay $257 on average for a night at Best Western University Inn, Ithaca. Enter your desired travel dates in the form above to find deals starting at $111 per night.

  • Is there laundry service in Best Western University Inn?

    Yes, you can take care of all your laundry needs with the on-premise services at Best Western University Inn, Ithaca. An iron and an ironing board will also be provided. You can ask for them at the front desk if they are not available in the room.

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Places of interest near Best Western University Inn

Attractions in Ithaca, New York curated by momondo

Best Western University Inn location: 1020 Ellis Hollow Road, Ithaca, NY 14850-2808

Top landmarks

Cornell Botanic Gardens1.1 mi
Six Mile Creek Vineyard1.3 mi
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art1.5 mi
Ithaca Commons1.8 mi
Dewitt Park1.9 mi
Ithaca Falls Natural Area1.9 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Agava0.2 mi
The Nines1.2 mi
Vietnam Restaurant1.2 mi
Asian Noodle House1.2 mi
Trillium MECA Community Iftar provided by Cornell Dining - Cornell University1.2 mi
Taverna Banfi1.3 mi
establishment1.3 mi
Gola Osteria1.3 mi
Stella's Restaurant, Bar & Cafe1.3 mi

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