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    Best Western University Inn

    1020 Ellis Hollow Rd, East Hill Plaza, Ithaca, NY 14850-2808
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    “shuttle service” (26 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 29 April 2016

    This was an overpriced stay for a motel with poor customer service, old amenities and ambience with significant room for improvement. The entire place, including our room, felt dirty and unkempt. Air handling system was loud and had a mind of its own. Location was...More

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    Thank Andrea V
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 2 May 2016

    Dear Andrea, I'm so sorry you were disappointed with your stay. This review will help our staff regroup and work even harder to provide proper better accommodations and more positive customer service in the future. Sincerely, Jim McMann

    Reviewed 26 April 2016

    The hotel is located next to the Cornell campus and within a short drive of the rest of Ithaca. Our room (two double beds) was spacious and clean. The breakfast each morning was good. We would stay here again if we visited Ithaca.More

    Thank RHH42
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 27 April 2016

    Dear RHH42, We are pleased that your stay with us went well and hope you had the chance to take advantage of our free shuttle to campus. We even take people to the Ithaca Commons for dinner. We hope to see you again! Best, Jim...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2016

    We were happy to have a good base for visiting Cornell. We were lucky enough to have a fireplace room and enjoyed it. I also appreciate the free breakfast. It makes getting going in the morning much faster than a restaurant. We did not use...More

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    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 27 April 2016

    Dear mainegirl_9, We appreciate your comments on your recent stay and glad you enjoyed the fireplace room. We are very proud of our breakfast, offering guests a wide array of options. Please don't hesitate to call us again when visiting Cornell. Kind regards, Jim McMann

    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    Came her because my son was thinking about going to Ithaca, so he audited some classes. Even he commented on how nice the room and bed were. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I loved the fireplace in the Polo Rooms. Breakfast was good...More

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    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 25 April 2016

    Dear Corinne, Thank you for fill out our comment card survey! We love the comments about the staff, and the breakfast. We hope that should your son decide to go to Cornell, you will consider us as your home away from home for the next...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    This hotel was fine for a Best Western. It's primary strength is it's location, only a mile or so from the Cornell Campus, making it very convenient. The quality was adequate; room was large enough and had all the required appointments. Shortcomings were as follows:...More

    Thank M W
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 21 April 2016

    Dear MW, We appreciate your feedback during your recent stay. We are extremely lucky with proximity to the Cornell campus. I'm glad that the housekeeping staff responded by changing the sheets the following morning. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards,...More

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    suerubb
    7 April 2017|
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    Response from Best47958 | Property representative |
    Yes and it open 24 hours. The workout room is on the lower level of the hotel in the main building.
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    Donna C
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from Best47958 | Property representative |
    We do have free shuttle service to and from the airport, as well as to Cornell and Collegetown. The shuttle runs from 7am-11pm daily.
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    Eamonn K
    31 July 2015|
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    Response from sjk5243 | Reviewed this property |
    Small. Not sure of exact size but not big enough for laps. During My visit it was clean and there were chairs and tables to relax. It has been very warm in Western NY this summer so I'm sure the temp of the pool is warm... More
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    "Room 215 was nice with good access to the free parking. Grocery store 2 minutes walk."
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    "Some rooms have fireplaces."
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    "Stay away from entry/exit doors to minimize noise"
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    "I was on the 400's side of the complex. Very quiet."
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