Book your room at The Statler Hotel at Cornell University

Room type

Superior Room, 2 Double Beds, View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Traditional Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Traditional Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Cornell's upscale hotel in the heart of campus

On Cornell's campus

Tucked into Cornell University's vibrant campus, overlooking downtown Ithaca and Cayuga Lake, all campus buildings and activities are within walking distance.

Full-service amenities

Dine at Taverna Banfi, our Tuscan-style Italian bistro, or relax in the elegant Regent Lounge. The Statler Hotel also provides a complimentary airport shuttle, fitness center, and business kiosks.

Renovated guestrooms

Rooms feature complimentary wired/wireless Internet, refrigerators, safes, Cornell water bottles, and coffee/tea makers. Luxury bath amenities and Four Seasons pillowtop mattresses provide rest and relaxation.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 2 November 2014 to 8 April 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Select guestrooms
Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

At your hotel

At your hotel

Showcasing the talents of Cornell's world-renowned School of Hotel Administration, The Statler Hotel has grown into a beloved Upstate hotel, with the finest luxuries and comforts. The hotel features a full-service restaurant, Taverna Banfi serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. Additionally, the hotel offers drinks and light fare in its Regent Lounge and cafeteria-style dining in its ground-floor cafes. The property provides room service from 6:30am until 10:30pm. Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property include complimentary wireless Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and copy, fax, and mail services. Meeting facilities include conference rooms, a ballroom, banquet facilities, and meeting rooms for small groups. A complimentary shuttle is available to transport guests to and from the airport and bus station. The Statler Hotel at Cornell University also offers a 24-hour complimentary fitness center. The Cornell Store operates a gift shop in the lobby. The Statler Hotel at Cornell University is a smoke-free property (fines may apply for violations). Students and professional staff demonstrate the finest in upscale hospiality. Experience "A Little More, A Little Better Service" at The Statler Hotel.

  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 153
  • Airport transportation (complimentary)
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Number of floors - 9
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • ATM/banking
  • Meeting rooms
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 16000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1486
  • Year Built 1989
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Wedding services
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Express check-out
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of restaurants - 4
  • Smoke-free property
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Television
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Premium bedding
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Phone
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Refrigerator
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Eat and drink

The Statler Hotel at Cornell University has a full-service restaurant, Taverna Banfi serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. The hotel also offers drinks and light fare in its Regent Lounge, and cafeteria-style dining in its ground-floor cafes. Room service is available from 6:30am until 10:30pm.


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

-Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, featuring spectacular views of the campus, Ithaca, and Cayuga Lake, and a permanent collection of over 30,000 works of art

-Cornell Dairy Bar, serving up Cornell ice cream and cheeses, coffee, doughnuts, bagels, and other snacks in an old-fashioned ice cream parlor setting

-McGraw Tower and Chimes, rising 173 feet high and 161 steps from the ground, it houses the Cornell clock, chimes, and chimes museum

-The Cornell Campus Store, this underground building is the place to find Cornell University memorabilia, including logo wear, souvenirs, music, books, magazines, and stationery

-Cornell Plantations, its arboretum, botanical gardens, and nature preserves include the Robison York State Herb Garden, a poisonous plant garden, and miles of trails

-Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, featuring an observatory overlooking the pond and bird-feeding garden, Sapsucker Woods, and a wildlife sanctuary with more than four miles of walking trails

-Robert Trent Jones designed golf course, conveniently located at the edge of the university, the facility offers practice greens, a chipping area, a practice sand trap, and a 300-yard driving range

-Willard Straight Hall Student Union, the first student union in the United States and home to all kinds of recreational activities, including a game room, music room, darkroom, and ceramics studio

Other sights and activities nearby include:

-Ithaca College

-Beebe Lake

-The Commons (a downtown pedestrian mall)

-Cayuga Wine Trail

-Robert H. Treman State Park

-Numerous hiking and nature trails

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golfing nearby
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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

The fine print for The Statler Hotel at Cornell University

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

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