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    Best Western University Inn

    1020 Ellis Hollow Rd, East Hill Plaza, Ithaca, NY 14850-2808
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    Overview
    • Excellent27%
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    • Average22%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

    It definitely needs to be upgraded because it looks quite old, but for a budget hotel it's pretty good. It's very quiet and close to Cornell and a bunch of places where you can eat. I guess it is okay overall.More

    Thank such_a_travel_junkie
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 5 weeks ago

    We are disappointed that you felt the hotel. Please be assured that we have made several improvements in the last few months, including new bedding, upgrades to breakfast, and faster internet speed. We hope that you will give us another try in the future. Best,...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    Pros: QUIET rooms. Comfortable beds. Dog-friendly. Super nice housekeeping staff. Location is good if you need to go to Cornell. Cons: Fitness center can easily be improved by adding a FAN, adding some cleaner for users to wipe down equipment and restocking towels on a...More

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    Thank Ruthie T
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 22 June 2017

    Dear Ruthie, How disappointing to read your review of your guestroom and the attitude you received from the front desk, especially with the number of positive reviews on the hotel and staff. We have tent cards in all rooms that have the 10% off listed...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    The staff and services that we rec'd were top notch. The staff were very informative and helpful. The breakfast was more than Restaurant quality and the Shuttle services was outstanding. I went for a one day conference at Cornell and I brought my wife. She...More

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    Thank Ken B
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 21 June 2017

    Dear Ken, Wow, what a great review of the hotel. I hope enjoyed the conference as well as well as your experience at the Boatyard Grill. It's really gratifying for our staff to see the hard work does pay off. We hope to see your...More

    Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

    This is a very pleasant little hotel only minutes from Cornell. Free breakfast is good and rooms are comfortable and clean. Good value and friendly staff. Business center was also free and easily accessible.

    Thank Slorg
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 21 June 2017

    Dear Slorg, Our thanks for your recent review. We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast and the quality of the rooms. On behalf the staff of the Best Western University Inn, we look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards, Jim

    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    We're here for our eldest grandson's graduation, so we don't complain too loudly about having to book years in advance at a radically inflated room rate for a minimum of three nights. However, the room should not have had trash left over from the last...More

    Thank Mark W
    Response from Best47958, Director of Sales at Best Western University InnResponded 30 May 2017

    Dear Mark, Thanks for staying with us but we do apologize for what you found in your room during your stay. We do appreciate you giving us another try when you return in two years. Sincerely, Jim McMann

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$146 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Business Hotel in Ithaca
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 101
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    suerubb
    7 April 2017|
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    Response from Best47958 | Property representative |
    Yes and it open 24 hours. The workout room is on the lower level of the hotel in the main building.
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    Donna C
    13 March 2017|
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    Response from Best47958 | Property representative |
    We do have free shuttle service to and from the airport, as well as to Cornell and Collegetown. The shuttle runs from 7am-11pm daily.
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    31 July 2015|
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    Response from sjk5243 | Reviewed this property |
    Small. Not sure of exact size but not big enough for laps. During My visit it was clean and there were chairs and tables to relax. It has been very warm in Western NY this summer so I'm sure the temp of the pool is warm... More
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