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Small house, walking distance from SUNY or downtown Cortland
The price is $60 per night
0.8 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Cozy Little House

"I loved my stay at this cozy little house. I felt very much at home. It is well equipped and the location was perfect for me - midway between grocery shopping and the the country house of my sister. The owner was very responsive to phone calls when I had need of speaking to him."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Small house, walking distance from SUNY or downtown Cortland
Mountain retreat condo at Greek Peak
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6.53 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Cute ski condo

"Quaint condo with everything we needed for a nice family vacation. The kids loved the loft! Recommend for older children that can climb the steep stairs."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2019

Mountain retreat condo at Greek Peak
Best Western Plus Finger Lakes Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
3175 Fingerlake East Drive, Cortland, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $100 per night
3.54 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (421 reviews)

"Great property! Best one in cortland area! Pool is very clean and room had plenty of space. Great deal for price."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Best Western Plus Finger Lakes Inn & Suites
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY
3 out of 5
3707 Route 281, Cortland, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $119 per night
1.82 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,523 reviews)

"The property is clean and undergoing renovations. It is out of the way and not close to the highway."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY
Red Roof Inn Cortland
2 out of 5
2B River St, Cortland, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $65 per night
0.91 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (347 reviews)

"This property is clean, quiet and the staff are super nice."…"

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Red Roof Inn Cortland
Hampton Inn Cortland
2.5 out of 5
26 River St, Cortland, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $129 per night
0.93 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (400 reviews)

"Comfortable room. Nice shower. Leak in ceiling as we arrived in lobby. Very limited staffing, probably related to pandemic situation. Breakfast not worth the time."…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Hampton Inn Cortland
Imperial Motel
2 out of 5
28 Port Watson St, Cortland, NY
The price is $50 per night
0.15 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (209 reviews)

"The room was very clean and nice. The owner was also very nice. Check-in was easy. It was very noisy outside at night. I was able to sleep through it but my partner was awake until 3am. I'm not sure if the owners are aware of the constant noise and door-knocking all night long. Our room had a microwave ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

Imperial Motel
CORTLAND MOTEL
2.5 out of 5
3832 US Route 11, Cortland, NY
The price is $49 per night
2.16 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (97 reviews)

"Friendly and efficient check in, good size of room, microwave and fridge both spotless and in good working condition. Good wi fi. Couldnt fivure out how to change channel on the TV (or maybe the remote didnt work for control of the Cisco box?). Yes, its somewhat dated and outaide of town requiring ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

CORTLAND MOTEL
Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
3.5 out of 5
2000 NYS Rt. 392, Cortland, NY
The price is $195 per night
6.08 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (318 reviews)

"Weather was great"…"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
Quality Inn University Area
2.5 out of 5
188 Clinton Ave, Cortland, NY
The price is $110 per night
1.1 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (524 reviews)

"The staff were very friendly and the room nice and clean. Although we had a room close to the ice machine (231) the sound did not disturb our sleep."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Quality Inn University Area
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Visiting Cortland

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Cortland, and visitors give high marks for the college vibe and top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its festivals, sporting events, and ski areas.

  • You'll find 85 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Ithaca
  • The closest major airport is in Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), 15.8 mi (25.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Cortland

The city is well known for its festivals and cultural venues like 1890 House Museum and Central New York Living History Center. Favorite family attractions include Cortland Country Music Park and Campground and Cascades Indoor Waterpark. The university setting is a highlight of the city and State University of New York-Cortland is worth a campus tour.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 31 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Cortland. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and convenient parking.
  • Hampton Inn Cortland - Our customers like the helpful staff and comfortable rooms at this hotel. This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Best Western Plus Finger Lakes Inn & Suites - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and room size.

Dressing for Cortland

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 47°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 14°F
  • From April to June, the average is 80°F during the day and 29°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 81°F during the day and 44°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 65°F as the daytime average and 17°F as the nighttime average
  • About 39.72 inches of rain falls on Cortland each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 80°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 16°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Cortland?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers an indoor pool and free WiFi. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Hampton Inn Cortland and Best Western Plus Finger Lakes Inn & Suites.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Cortland, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Cortland.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Cortland?
For additional details about updating your trip to Cortland or cancelling it, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Cortland?
Based on reviews, Quality Inn University Area is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Imperial Motel and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Cortland?
Holiday Inn Express Cortland is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices to stay with the kids include Econo Lodge Cortland and Red Roof Inn Cortland. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Cascades Indoor Waterpark.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation in Cortland?
Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark is a favorite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features a full-service spa and 2 indoor pools.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Cortland?
Red Roof Inn Cortland is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Clarion Inn & Suites - University Area and Quality Inn University Area.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Greek Peak Mountain Resort?
Adjacent to Greek Peak Mountain Resort, Home in the Middle of Greek Peak Mountain Resort Fun! Ski Spa Ropes Bike Hike! is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this resort offers private balconies and a fitness center. Another good choice is Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark, located just 0.5 mi (0.8 km) away.
What about the best place to stay close to Cascades Indoor Waterpark?
One of the top choices for your stay is Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark, located a short 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Cascades Indoor Waterpark, and this 3.5-star hotel offers 3 indoor pools and a full-service spa. Home in the Middle of Greek Peak Mountain Resort Fun! Ski Spa Ropes Bike Hike!, located 0.3 mi (0.6 km) away, is another good choice for your stay.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Cortland?
Hampton Inn Cortland is a hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. You can tee off at Elm Tree Golf Course during your trip.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the slopes in Cortland?
Based on our travel data, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY is a top 3-star hotel for hitting the ski slopes, and features an indoor pool and free WiFi. Other good choices for your stay near the slopes include Best Western Plus Finger Lakes Inn & Suites and Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark. Those looking to ski or snowboard can spend their days at Greek Peak Mountain Resort.
What are some hotels with pools in Cortland?
Holiday Inn Express Cortland is a top hotel with an indoor pool, free Internet, and free parking. Other choices that feature an onsite pool include Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY.

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