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The Hotel Ithaca

222 S. Cayuga St., Ithaca, NY 14850 (Formerly Holiday Inn Ithaca)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kitchener, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our room was freshly renovated and absolutely stunning. The decor in both the bedroom and bathroom is modern and refreshing, carpet-free, with a very comfortable king-sized bed and huge tiled shower. The lobby staff who handled our check-in and check-out were fast, efficient, and friendly; this is definitely a well-managed hotel that cares about customer service. The location is right... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an older property which had become a bit dated and worn. They decided to vacate their Holiday Inn flag, but actually invested in renovations nonetheless. The bathroom in my room was stunning with a recent full renovation worthy of a distinguished property. Some of the common areas still need some freshening particularly in the carpets on the stairs... More

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

Thank you for your kind words in regards to our first stages of renovations here at the Hotel Ithaca. We are very excited as we watch our hotel evolve into one of the top accomodations in the area and look forward to your return when you are in Ithaca again. More

Boulder, Colorado
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Parts of this hotel are definitely dated - the whole ground floor could do with a facelift. On this trip, we were in a renovated room on the top floor of the tower and it was very nice and quiet. The room was easily nicer than what we've had at the Hilton, the only other hotel in downtown Ithaca.

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New York City, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was much better than the reviews state and better than I expected. We were in a renovated room in the "balcony area" of the hotel, just above the reception desk on the 2nd floor. The room had wood floors, a renovated bathroom with a fantastic shower. The linens and bedding were fine and the mattress was very comfortable.... More

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Upstate NY
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115 reviews 115 reviews
34 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading reviews here I was skeptical of this hotel. But this is the one that my conference group was recommending. So I booked a room. I was in the tower and the room had been updated and was really quite nice. The hardwood-looking laminate floors were gleaming, seemed really clean, and were surprisingly quiet. The bathroom was very nice... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on a personal trip, but I absolutely needed to log into my office network in order to do about 45 minutes of work. Well, that took 2-1/2 hours, because I was unable to connect my work laptop to the hotel WiFi and had to walk to a local Starbucks after two calls to the front desk and another... More

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Ithaca, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am an assiduous and easy going traveler and this is my first ever bad review. Today I went to the recently renamed Ithaca Hotel. Hilton and Statler were fully booked, and I saw on internet that Ithaca Hotel had some free rooms so I went directly to the front desk. I asked for a room, and after some time... More

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If the Hilton and Statler are all booked up you may find yourself at Hotel Ithaca (formerly Holiday Inn). In this case do yourself a favor and ask for a room in the Tower. These rooms smell like smoke, have extremely uncomfortable bedding, and face a multistory parking lot with bright lights that are on all night. If, however, you... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I couldn't imagine what to expect after reading the reviews for this hotel. A real mix of good and bad. I stayed for one night now I get it. First, all Ithaca hotels are overpriced so on to the next subject. The room was fine. Clean and comfortable. It was the location that was a bit creepy. Around back next... More

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

Thank you for choosing the Hotel Ithaca on your recent visit to the area. we appreciate you taking the time to review the hotel. We strive to make each and every guest comfortable during their stay and we were disappointed to hear that you were uncomfortable with the location of your room. As we continue with the remodel of our... More

Dublin, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was on a business trip to Cornell and stayed in this hotel. The location is good but not the best, one should pick a hotel that is closest to Ithaca Commons (commercial area with several great restaurants), this one is about 3-4 blocks from it. The main problem is that the room is so out dated. The shower water... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 180
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Ithaca Hotel Ithaca
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