Best Western University Inn

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
1020 Ellis Hollow Rd, Ithaca, NY, 14850, United States of America
3.5 out of 5 rating 627 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Ithaca, Best Western University Inn is connected to a shopping center, a 3-minute drive from Cornell University and 5 minutes from Ithaca College. This hotel is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Ithaca Commons and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from State Theatre of Ithaca.


Make yourself at home in one of the 101 guestrooms 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.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. This hotel also features 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 - 2.7 km / 1.7 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 - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Ithaca Falls Natural Area - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Kitchen Theater - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Puddledockers - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Sciencenter - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Corners Gallery - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Ithaca Farmers Market - 5 km / 3.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional) - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Binghamton, NY (BGM-Greater Binghamton) - 62.3 km / 38.7 mi
Elmira, NY (ELM-Elmira - Corning Regional) - 58.4 km / 36.3 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 may be 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

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)

  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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

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