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The Hotel Ithaca

222 S. Cayuga St., Ithaca, NY 14850 (Formerly Holiday Inn Ithaca)
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in the tower of the Hotel Ithaca, which seems to have been recently remodeled, and we were beyond happy with our choice. The room was beautifully decorated and I loved the shower! The King size bed was comfortable and clean. Overall great experience! I would only suggest that the hotel give bottles of water in the fridges, but... More

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Charleston, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been staying here at least once and twice a year for the past seven years while visiting our family living there. Initially a Holiday Inn, they have obviously decided to drop that badge. The very professional, courteous, caring staff make it easy to enjoy the property. The best rooms are in the tower where they have remodeled. The... More

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Glenmont, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel, until very recently a Holiday Inn, has joined the ranks of the many mediocre and dated hotels in the Ithaca area. After a long, hot and tiring college move in day, we arrived on 8/22/14. Our SUV barely fit in the cramped downtown lot, however, the lobby was clean and upscale. My spirits were raised and I contemplated... More

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Canandaigua, New York
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent stay at the Hotel Ithaca. I read in previous reviews to stay in the high-rise. I made sure to request that. Our room # was 609. Our room was immaculate upon entry. This room was modern, the air/heat worked perfect and it was quiet. The bathroom was also modern, fresh and stocked well. The room and... More

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nyc
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night for a wedding on 8/16/14. Our room was in the older section of the former Holiday Inn. It was a first floor motel where the sidewalk had been enclosed and protected from the weather. Our visit was less than 24 hours, nevertheless, I had a chance to swim in their small pool before the kids showed... More

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Oneonta, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on a Saturday night 8/16/14 for a wedding..booked room 4 months in advance under "wedding party group rate" for 259 w tax..friend booked same room less than a month before wedding for 181 w tax..questioned 2 different employees and was told the group rate was the best rate..not sure what math they are using but they wanted nothing... More

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Clinton, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Convenient location, just off the Commons, but the hotel itself was only average. Upon checking in, they upgraded us to a king room (plus) in a corner of the top floor (plus), but in the morning, we found someone else's boxers tangled up in our comforter-- so many minus-es, I can't even begin to describe.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Average is a because its a good location. Very tired and limited hotel. Price warrants more. Only stayed here because I got in on points and needed a place in town. Check some other options but Ithaca hotels do seem to run higher than you would think.

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Fairport, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I was very disappointed in our stay at the Hotel Ithaca. Their website shows renovated and well appointed rooms. I reserved a queen sized room and paid the queen bed price. At no time on the site or on the phone (had to eventually call because their online reservation system wouldn't process payments) did they say the "special rate offer"... More

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Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I stayed here in July of 201 and this past weekend - both for a conference at Cornell. I like the location. I can walk to restaurants and it's a very close drive to my meeting place. Last time I stayed on the floor in the back with a very old/weird/creepy indoor hallway that faced the garage. I didn't feel... More

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Address: 222 S. Cayuga St., Ithaca, NY 14850 (Formerly Holiday Inn Ithaca)
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
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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 
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