Best Western University Inn

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
1020 Ellis Hollow Rd, Ithaca, NY, 14850, United States of America
3.9 out of 5 rating 1117 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.9

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Ithaca, Best Western University Inn is connected to a shopping center, within a 5-minute drive of Ithaca Commons and Cornell University. This hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from State Theatre of Ithaca and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Ithaca College.


Make yourself at home in one of the 101 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.


Don't miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.


A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Robert J. Kane Sports Complex - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Cornell Plantations - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
Six Mile Creek Vineyard - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
The History Center - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Cornell University - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art - 3 km / 1.8 mi
Ithaca Commons - 3 km / 1.9 mi
State Theatre of Ithaca - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Dewitt Park - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Ithaca Falls Natural Area - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Kitchen Theater - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Puddledockers - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Sciencenter - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Corners Gallery - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Ithaca College - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional) - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional) - 58.4 km / 36.3 mi
Binghamton, NY (BGM-Greater Binghamton) - 62.1 km / 38.6 mi
Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County) - 29.8 km / 18.5 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western University Inn is Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 7:30 AM to 11:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • The seasonal pool will be open from June to September.

  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • For details on Best Western's privacy policy, visit

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per day (maximum USD 100 per stay)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Outdoor seasonal pool
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Vending machine
  • -Water dispenser
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Outdoor pool - 1
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-out
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking