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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly slopeside fun with downhill skiing


Offering ski-in/ski-out access, this hotel in Cortland is in the mountains, within a 15-minute walk of Cascades Indoor Waterpark and Greek Peak Mountain Resort, and close to winter activities such as snowmobiling. Elm Tree Golf Course and 1890 House Museum are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Hotel Features

Ski into Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark, where you can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge, eat a meal at the restaurant, and enjoy comforts including an indoor pool and a full-service spa.

Room Amenities

All 106 rooms boast fireplaces and offer free WiFi and kitchens. Pillowtop beds and sofa beds are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark

2000 NYS Rt. 392 Cortland NY 13045

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

During the winter, enjoy onsite recreation like downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, and snowboarding and return when the snow melts for hiking/biking trails and mountain biking. After a day on the slopes, indulge in a treatment at the full-service spa or soothe your muscles in the spa tub. Getting to the slopes is a breeze with this mountain hotel's complimentary ski shuttle. Conveniences like ski storage, skiing lessons, and ski equipment rentals allow you to spend less time with logistics and more time on the slopes. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the hotel's bar.

Dining is available at the restaurant and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. The hotel also has a snack bar/deli. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This eco-friendly hotel also offers an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a complimentary children's club. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark is a smoke-free property.

  • Ski storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free ski shuttle 
  • Ski passes available 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 405 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4500 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Water park access (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Hair salon 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 106 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Ski-in/ski-out access 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Kitchen  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Fireplace 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Kitchen 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Sofa bed size 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Acorn Grill - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a water park (surcharge), ski-in/ski-out access, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snowmobiling nearby 
  • Snow tubing on site 
  • Ziplining on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Ski equipment rentals on site 
  • Ski lessons on site 
  • Cross-country skiing on site 
  • Downhill skiing on site 
  • Snowboarding on site 
  • Snowshoeing on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Waterfalls Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

24-hour check-in


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: 8 percent of room rate
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Shuttle service
  • Ski storage
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Parking
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hope Lake Indoor Waterpark
  • Hope Lake Indoor Waterpark Cortland
  • Hope Lake Lodge
  • Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
  • Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark Cortland
  • Indoor Lodge

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Audubon, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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