Traveling to Syracuse frequently, I stayed at several other places prior to discovering Homewood Suites in Liverpool. It has a cozy "at home" feel, staff is welcoming and accommodations are clean. The breakfast is also a plus.
"just don't go there. If looks all new from outside, but inside it's very old and dirty"
"Ask for a room in the building away from the pool and basket ball court if you like a quiet atmosphere."