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Courtyard by Marriott Ithaca Airport/University
3 out of 5
29 Thornwood Dr, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $93 per night
3.9 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (562 reviews)

"Hotel was clean well kept and in a quiet location but not too far from anything. I would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Ithaca Airport/University
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca
2.5 out of 5
359 Elmira Rd, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $89 per night
1.19 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (547 reviews)

"Good location. Pool is small and dirty. Breakfast was good however coffee was not very good"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Ithaca, NY
3 out of 5
1100 Danby Rd, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $93 per night
1.82 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (1,149 reviews)

"They didn't have breakfast at all because of the coronavirus and so few guests. The pool and exercise room was closed also but it was nice and quiet. The room and entire place was spotless. The evening person was very nice and helpful. Would definitely stay here in the future."…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Ithaca, NY
Best Western University Inn
2.5 out of 5
1020 Ellis Hollow Rd, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $64 per night
1.89 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (1,215 reviews)

"Conveniently located, close to Cornell university. Quiet and clean."…"

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

Best Western University Inn
Homewood Suites by Hilton Ithaca
3 out of 5
36 Cinema Dr, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $133 per night
3.29 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (693 reviews)

"Cleanliness was A Especially the bathroom was perfect! Bed was very comfortable, slept very well."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Ithaca
Hampton Inn Ithaca
2.5 out of 5
337 Elmira Rd, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $109 per night
1 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (670 reviews)

"We were one mile from Buttermilk Falls and near to Ithaca College and Cornell to walk the tree lined campus and many gardens. There was fresh brewed coffee in the lobby area and we were able to buy a meal out and eat at the tables off the lobby. Hotels were limited by Federal and NY State legislation ..."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Hampton Inn Ithaca
The Statler Hotel at Cornell University
4 out of 5
130 Statler Dr, Ithaca, NY
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1.22 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (850 reviews)

"The staff was excellent and accommodating. Room was clean and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

The Statler Hotel at Cornell University
Canopy by Hilton Ithaca Downtown
3.5 out of 5
324 East State Street, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $139 per night
0.46 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)

"Highly recommend. From the moment you walk in hotel, you realize this place is different. Excellent vibe."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Canopy by Hilton Ithaca Downtown
Hotel Ithaca
3 out of 5
222 South Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $109 per night
0.24 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (806 reviews)
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"Brand new property and facilities and a very nice spacious room. The exercise facilities were great. Do not stay on the north side of the building unless you enjoy being woken up at 3:15 AM by trash collection emptying dumpsters."…"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

Hotel Ithaca
Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca
3 out of 5
130 E. Seneca Street, Ithaca, NY
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The price is $129 per night
0.44 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (356 reviews)

"The breakfast was excellent and hours were convenient,parking and the location of hotel."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca
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Visiting Ithaca

Travelers to Ithaca give high marks for the college vibe, beautiful waterfalls, and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its theaters, entertainment choices, and shopping. Top sights in the city include Ithaca Commons, Cascades Indoor Waterpark, and Greek Peak Mountain Resort.

  • There are 111 hotels and other accommodations in Ithaca
  • The closest major airport is in Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), 17.9 mi (28.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ithaca

Known for its theaters, live music, and festivals, the city's cultural venues include State Theatre of Ithaca, Sciencenter, and Hangar Theatre. Attractions like Cascades Indoor Waterpark, EcoVillage at Ithaca, and Puddledockers are fun for kids of all ages. The waterfalls and hiking trails highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Cayuga Lake, Skaneateles Lake, and Buttermilk Falls State Park.

In Ithaca, there are 111 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect vacation. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Statler Hotel at Cornell University - Guests who stay at this 4-star hotel in Cornell Botanic Gardens can enjoy access to 4 restaurants and a fitness center, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • La Tourelle - Our customers like the dining options and breakfast at this hotel. With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with free WiFi.
  • Argos Inn - With a stay at this 4-star inn, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its WiFi and clean, comfortable rooms.

Other top sights in Ithaca include Ithaca Commons and Greek Peak Mountain Resort. In the surrounding area, top places to visit include Watkins Glen State Park, located 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the heart of the city, and Watkins Glen International, which is 22.8 mi (36.6 km) away.

Dressing for Ithaca

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 48°F during the day and 15°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 79°F, while the average at night is 29°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 80°F with nighttime averages of 43°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 65°F and nighttime averages of 17°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Ithaca is 37.28 inches
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 79°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 16°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Ithaca?
The Statler Hotel at Cornell University is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers 4 restaurants and free WiFi. It’s located steps from Cornell University. Traveler reviews also recommend La Tourelle and Canopy by Hilton Ithaca Downtown as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ithaca, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Ithaca.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Ithaca?
For more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Ithaca, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Ithaca?
Based on reviews, Quality Inn Ithaca - 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 choices to stay on the cheap include Best Western University Inn and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca.
Where is the best place to stay in Cornell Botanic Gardens?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, The Statler Hotel at Cornell University is the highest ranked property in Cornell Botanic Gardens. This 4-star hotel offers 4 restaurants and free WiFi. It’s located steps from Cornell University.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Ithaca?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Cortland, NY is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your family trip include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Ithaca, NY and Best Western Plus Finger Lakes Inn & Suites. Attractions like Cascades Indoor Waterpark and EcoVillage at Ithaca are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Ithaca?
Best Western University Inn is a favorite hotel for couples, and features a seasonal outdoor pool and free breakfast. Other good choices for a stay with your sweetheart include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Ithaca, NY and La Tourelle.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Ithaca?
Courtyard by Marriott Ithaca Airport/University is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Homewood Suites by Hilton Ithaca and Quality Inn University Area.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Cornell University?
Adjacent to Cornell University, The Statler Hotel at Cornell University is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers 4 restaurants and free WiFi. Other good choices within a short distance include Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca and Ithaca Marriott Downtown on the Commons.
What about the best place to stay close to Ithaca College?
One of the top choices for your stay is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ithaca, located a short 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Ithaca College, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Meadow Court Inn and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Ithaca, NY are a couple of other good and close options.
What's the best high-end hotel in Ithaca?
The Statler Hotel at Cornell University is a 4-star hotel with 4 restaurants and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What's the best boutique hotel in Ithaca?
La Tourelle is a favorite 3.5-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring 2 restaurants and a bar.

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