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The Hotel Ithaca

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Dartmouth, MA
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Our stay here was a real mixed bag. We loved the downtown location. It was great to be able to walk around the local stores and cafes so easily. The staff at this hotel were all great, very friendly and helpful. Our room on the first floor is not what we would have chosen had the hotel not been full....

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Reviewed 10 July 2015

This hotel is in a great location near restaurants and shopping. It's convenient to both IC and Cornell, although there is a lot of road work going on that makes navigating the area tricky for visitors. It's also easy to access and has ample parking. We were in the motel side and I have to agree with other reviewers that...

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Hamden, Connecticut
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We recently stayed two nights while in Ithaca on family vacation. Our friends made the booking on Priceline and when arrived, our rooms were at the motel section of the hotel on the second level(no lifts). Upon entering our rooms (we had four rooms in total), there were strong moldy smell in the room and carpets appeared quite dirty. My...

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Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

The only good thing about this hotel was the location, close to the downtown with fun shops and restaurants. The room had a musky smell and in desperate need of an update; there was a problem with the toilet, the maintenance came quickly. For the cost of the room should definitely have a mini fridge!!. Front desk very helpful and...

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HotelManagerHIIthaca, Guest Relations Manager at The Hotel Ithaca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for joining us at the Hotel Ithaca and for alerting us to the musky odor in your review. The odor in your room was most likely due to the string of very warm, rainy days we have had in the area. I do apologize that you had to experience this. The carpeting in your room, though...

South of Boston
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Summer in Ithaca is a great time to get a hotel deal, if you bid. I wasn't looking for anything other than a clean, safe, inexpensive place to sleep in Ithaca. The Super 8 was booked up, so I tried a bid, and it was accepted. We drove in late at night, and were greeted warmly. The beds were very...

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HotelManagerHIIthaca, Guest Relations Manager at The Hotel Ithaca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us as well as your recent review on TripAdvisor. I am glad that we were able to accommodate you in one of our renovated rooms. Being in the heart of a city like Ithaca, rooms with a view are few and far between and I do understand how that may be frustrating. On...

Reviewed 30 June 2015

The old rooms, not in the tower, are like a converted motel with a seedy hallway enclosing rooms from the alley and no windows to the outside. Terrible, old and small. It is amazing that they can charge the same for all rooms.

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HotelManagerHIIthaca, Guest Relations Manager at The Hotel Ithaca, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you for staying with us as well as your review. I do apologize that your room was not what you expected it to be. The section of the hotel you stayed in is one that is slated for complete renovation. While these rooms are always clean, warm and dry, we do understand that they do not yet...

Philadelphia, Pa
Reviewed 25 June 2015

While the location of Hotel Ithaca is convenient and right in the quaint downtown area, it is very run-down. I am told the renovated Tower is better, but I was unaware of that when I made my reservation and the hotel staff wasn't willing to move me. She said, "Well that is what happens when you book online." There is...

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HotelManagerHIIthaca, Guest Relations Manager at The Hotel Ithaca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for joining us at the Hotel Ithaca as well as your review on TripAdvisor. I do apologize if your room did not meet expectations during your stay. We are about halfway through renovations at the hotel. Our Executive Tower and Balcony sections have been completed in the Hotel Ithaca style, the two wings of our main...

Buffalo
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

I have stayed here a half dozen times the last decade but not since September of 2013 when it was the Holiday Inn. Last week was my first stay at the re-christened Hotel Ithaca and I'll start by saying there is no difference with the old Holiday Inn and this joint except Hotel Ithaca charges more for rooms that haven't...

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HotelManagerHIIthaca, Guest Relations Manager at The Hotel Ithaca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Hotel Ithaca for your recent visit as well as your review here on TripAdvisor. I do want to apologize that your room did not meet your expectations. The section of the hotel you stayed in has been slated for renovation but has yet been completed. Should you return to the area, I invite...

Irvine, California
Reviewed 13 June 2015

On our first full day in the hotel (June 5) we left the room at 7:30 AM. When we returned at 2:30 PM our room had not been cleaned. So, the next day, we went to the front desk at 7:15 AM, complained about what had happened the previous day, stated that we were about to leave for the morning,...

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HotelManagerHIIthaca, Guest Relations Manager at The Hotel Ithaca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us here at the Hotel Ithaca. I do apologize for the lack of full service housekeeping you experienced during your stay. This is no where near the level of service we intend to provide for our guests. I have spoken with our housekeeping department in regards to this matter. We will work diligently...

San Marcos, California
Reviewed 11 June 2015

We booked 3 nights through Priceline( mid $90 per night) for a 3 star hotel. Hotel has a great location, walking distance to shops and restaurants When we checked in we were given a choice of a first floor room or a second floor with a caveat that there was no elevator.The clerk said that was all that was available....

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HotelManagerHIIthaca, Guest Relations Manager at The Hotel Ithaca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Hotel Ithaca and for your recent review on TripAdvisor. I am glad that we were able to accomodate you with a room in our newly renovated Tower section. We are always happy to upgrade our guests when we do have the availability. The room that you originally booked is slated for a complete...

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Amenities

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Hotel Ithaca located in the heart of the beautiful Finger Lake Wine Region on the Ithaca Commons. Our hotel offers an indoor pool, fitness room, two penthouse suites and our restaurant, Max s Classic American Grill featuring thick, juicy burgers and nostalgic diner specialties.While staying in Ithaca, shop in one of a kind specialty boutiques on the Ithaca Commons, take in a show at the Historic State Theatre, enjoy a glass of wine along the Cayuga and Seneca Lake Wine Trails or take a stroll along Taughannock and Buttermilk Falls. Come and enjoy a summer of festivals and events including the annual Ithaca Festival , Finger Lakes Wine Festival , Grassroots Festival , and the Dragon Boat Festival . NASCAR and Indy fans will love to catch a race at Watkins Glen International Raceway. The Hotel Ithaca is an ideal location for business travelers and college families. We are only a mile away from Cornell University and Ithaca College, and close to many companies including Emerson Power Transmission, Borg Warner, TPG Inc., Goodrich Ithaca Space Systems, Wilcox Press, Cargill Inc. and Cayuga Medical Center. We are the perfect location for planning your next business meeting, seminar, wedding or small convention.The Hotel Ithaca awaits your arrival! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hotel Ithaca

Address: 222 S Cayuga St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5510 (Formerly Holiday Inn Ithaca)
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
Price Range: $210 - $475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Hotel Ithaca 3*
Number of rooms: 125
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Also Known As:
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Ithaca Holiday Inn
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“Get a room in the newly renovated section!”
MotorcycleMamaw, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Try getting a Tower room for a recently renovated room. I understand the new construction wing will be offering some rooms with fireplaces.”
njemile, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“nice rooms overlooking Cayuga Street”
LouTrini, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“breakfast was not included but there are many near by food places”
littleloveo2001, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get an updated/renovated room. Your sense of smell will thank you.”
Beckiki, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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