We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa

Show Prices
#3 of 22 Hotels in Ithaca
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Management photos
La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

487 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa
See the most recent reviews
Showing 480: English reviews
Bronxville, New York, United States
Reviewed January 16, 2014

Stayed at La Tourelle after taking our son back to Cornell. The reviews in TA were glowing. I'm not sure why. Looks very promising from the outside…big and kind of French Chateau-y. But step inside and you're not sure where you are. The lobby is tired and dreary and institutional looking. I asked the receptionist what the hotel used to...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank Dennis B
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

Rooms very very clean!! Service at front desk nice Glass of wine nice Luxurious rooms and bathrooms with tubs very relaxing Would return if in area again Did not use spa services as booked up but the room was great!! Comfy cozy fire place

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Bluemango4me
Penfield, New York
Reviewed January 8, 2014

Have celebrated special occasions here several times . Each one gets better.Everything from the cozy lobby to the quest rooms are sweet serentity.. Much Thanks to Scott who was awesome.Dont miss out you wont be disappointed

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lauri2014
Reviewed January 3, 2014

My boyfriend brought in the New Year at LaTourelle. We'd been to a wedding there and loved it so, we thought we'd try it for a little getaway. The staff is wonderfully sweet, welcoming and accommodating. The Bistro has a yummy menu and the food is locally sourced. It's a very cozy little place to eat. We had a great...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Writeontheleft
Houston, Texas
Reviewed January 2, 2014

We wanted a cozy, off-the-beaten-path place to stay as we returned from Christmas down south. We were not disappointed with La Tourelle. What a lovely gem in Ithaca, NY. Our room was nicely appointed with a large bathroom and a gas fireplace in the room. Our bed was extremely comfortable. The ambience was exactly what we wanted...cozy, charming and not...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ReddogTechmom
Reviewed December 16, 2013

I had the pleasure if staying at La Tourelle and it was magical! There was a winter storm while we were there making it beautiful and romantic! The room was fabulous with a gas fireplace and a super cosy bed with several down comforters just like in Europe:) The view from our private balcony was beautiful overlooking the snow covered...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Mythicalfern
Toronto
Reviewed December 5, 2013

OMG, La Tourelle, Magnifique!!! I found this wonderful Resort and Spa with Trip Advisor and so glad i did. My husband and I were looking for a wonderful affordable little get away for our 18year Anniversary. We found wonderful and so much more from our room, to our Spa evertyhing about La Tourelle was Numero Un... The staff were courteous,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sigg
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed November 18, 2013

I have so many positive things to say about LaTourelle I don't know where to begin. Stayed at LaTourelle for a birthday celebration / girlfriend getaway weekend. When the weekend was over, we no longer felt like guest but more like family. Every one of my guest loved their rooms and we really enjoyed the Yellow Barn Suite which is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank TDS611
New York
Reviewed November 15, 2013

From the start, everyone who works here is delightful and super friendly -- not a sour face among them. Our room was spacious, well appointed with real reading lights, a good TV, gas fireplace, a deck overlooking the hills and shelves full of books. With all that as well as a roomy, comfortable bath and cozy robes, it was easy...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank FingerLakesTraveler1
Minnetonka, Minnesota
Reviewed October 24, 2013

I just returned from my 2nd cousin reunion at the Yellow Barn. The Yellow Barn is charming, spacious and offers privacy for each guest. We had no problem obtaining a bottle of local wine upon late check in, shared memories in front of the cozy fireplace, ordered delicious room service, had excellent massages and relaxed in the tranquility room at...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank jmagney
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

111 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (87)
Viewed
View from Room (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (22)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (21)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
2:26
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (27)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (24)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Ithaca hotels
3.3 mi away
The Statler Hotel at Cornell University
5.6 mi away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Ithaca
2.7 mi away
Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 mi away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ithaca
2.7 mi away
Argos Inn
Argos Inn
#10 of 22 in Ithaca
51 reviews
1.7 mi away
Hampton Inn Ithaca
Hampton Inn Ithaca
#4 of 22 in Ithaca
620 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
No photo provided
Simply Red Bistro
Cuisines: American
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you're looking for a getaway that offers deluxe accommodations; fabulous food; great wine; a destination spa and adventure experiences all nestled in the gorgeous New York Finger Lakes wine region, you've found it! La Tourelle's 54 deluxe rooms have dreamy pillow-top mattresses to ensure a restful night's sleep. You'll need that sleep if you plan on touring the wine trails; visiting the museums; taking a hike in any of five state parks, or participating in the numerous adventure excursions available in "gorges" Ithaca. After experiencing all that Finger Lakes wine country has to offer, you'll really appreciate getting pampered at August Moon Spa. We offer all the services you expect from a destination spa, plus we have two Tranquility Rooms where you can relax and enjoy cuisine from our "farm-to-table" menu at The Bistro. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa

Address: 1150 Danby Rd, Route 96B, Ithaca, NY 14850-9406
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
Price Range: $129 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 54
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia and Booking.com so you can book your La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
La Tourelle Hotel Ithaca
La Tourelle Resort And Spa
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Ithaca
#2 Best Value Hotel in Ithaca
#6 Family Hotel in Ithaca
#8 Business Hotel in Ithaca
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa staff and other travelers.
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from La Tourelle Hotel, Bistro, Spa staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Rooms with a balcony provide a beautiful view of the grounds and a nice sitting area to enjoy a glass of wine.”
 of 5 bubbles 747jackiee, Jan 9, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room on second floor looking out the back, down into the valley: spectacular view!”
 of 5 bubbles ralphwilhelm1, Nov 29, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms toward the end of the corridor are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles EBK55, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the back gazebos and hills are beautiful - we had a king w/fireplace!”
 of 5 bubbles 763bethb, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms near doors blocking off areas. We accidentally let the door bang, I was very aware of how loud it was.”
 of 5 bubbles PeggieDancer, Nov 17, 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question