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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel was the worst hotel my children and I have stayed in. The pool was green you couldn't even see the bottom. The hallways smelt gross. The people kept on yelling in the hallways while my children and I tried to sleep at3 o'clock in the morning.

Thank hmajhhe
Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 2 November 2016

While staying at the Trip Hotel in late August and early September, I came back to my room's deadbolt left out, propping the door open. Given that room service had been consistently arriving around 9 am every other day, I am lead to believe that my hotel room door was left open for upwards of 5 hours. Anyone who walked...

Thank CUStudent17
East Amherst
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We pulled up and thought the place was closed. No lights or cars in the lot. We entered the tired yet pleasant lobby and were efficiently cared for by the attendant. The room is tired but clean-no sign of infestations. We only needed a place to sleep although we chose it because of the pool photos. The outer doors are...

1Thank Patricia H
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Our hotel was absolutely disgusting. The outside looks like a barley lit movie theatre that's been abandoned. We walked down long dark halls to find our room which was filthy. Inside the bathroom was a half empty water bottle on the counter, condensation marks on the night stands from the previous renters drinks & a half eaten Haagen-Daz ice cream...

Thank sglisan91
Solebury, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We recently found ourselves booking last minute with no other options available and *really* wanted a spot close to Cornell and the Trip Hotel definitely fit that bill. We saw the generally poor ratings, but a few recent reviews gave us hope that it would be OK as a basic option - and we weren't planning to be at the...

Thank Sean P
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I went in with an open mind - I really did. We needed to be close to Cornell and we were definately that. But that's where the only positive thing is that i can say. I am a travel agent - I have traveled A LOT and have stayed in almost every type of accommodation. This was by far, the...

Thank lila16
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Reading reviews from the previous stays its hard to guess what to expect, the roof to the pool is in disrepair and the pool was cloudy, it was clearly very nice in its heyday but something needs to change. The parking lot was mixed in repairs and the outside didn't look awful but the carport seemed iffy. I didn't feel...

Reviewed 6 October 2016

My ex and I were in Ithaca to bring our daughter to college. we decided to arrive a day early to explore the sights. I had initially reserved a room at the Country Inn and Suites in Cortland but my ex thought that was too far and decided to cancel the reservation because he said he "found a nicer hotel"....

Thank Yahna T
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The reviews I've read on here make this place seem like a hazard. And honestly, it's really not that bad. While yes, the parking lot needs some work. The security should be upgraded (I walked in the back door without having to insert a card at 9pm). The exterior needs a facelift. However, my room on the third floor was...

3Thank Samantha S
Poughkeepsie, New York
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The photos on the website are so misleading - they must have been taken years and years ago when it was fully operational. I honestly thought it was abandoned - paint was peeling, wall paper literally hanging off the walls, and windows were so corroded you could not see through them. I am traveling with my daughter looking at colleges...

Thank Princeli

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Make yourself at home and discover gorgeous Ithaca NY and Trip Hotel.Conveniently located near Tompkins Regional Airport, just down the street from Cornell University and within walking distance to Triphammer Market and the Shoppes at Ithaca Mall. Trip Hotel serves as a great home base from which to explore all that Ithaca has to offer.Known as the “Little Apple”, Ithaca is rich with a variety of cultural attractions, events, and restaurants for visitors of all ages.Nearby recreational and entertainment areas include Cayuga Lake, Greek Peak Ski Mountain, Watkins Glen International Raceway, Historic Downtown Ithaca with the Ithaca Commons, Ithaca College, The State Theater, The Hanger Theater, Cayuga Wine Trail, Taughannock Falls, Buttermilk Falls State Park, The Science Center, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Johnson Art Museum, The Museum of the Earth, The Cayuga Nature Center, Rockwell Museum of Art, Corning Glass Center, Mackenzie Childs Studio, Tompkins Cortland Community College, and SUNY Cortland, .With 106 comfortably appointed guest rooms, Trip Hotel offers affordable accommodations with attentive service.At Trip Hotel our guests can enjoy our fitness room featuring PreCor Cardio equipment, our large heated indoor pool, lobby lounge featuring a wide range of local food offerings, our express “build your own breakfast” bar Monday – Friday and complimentary transportation to the airport, Cornell University , Cornell Business Park and The Shoppes at Ithaca Mall.Whether your visit with us is for business or pleasure you can stay productive in one of our business class guestrooms and take advantage of our free wireless high speed internet access and our 24 hour business center with free copy service.All Trip Hotel guest rooms feature plush triple-sheeted pillowtop sleep sets and are equipped with coffee maker, iron with full sized ironing board, hair dryer, refrigerator, high speed wireless internet access, 32” flat panel television and a safe large enough to accommodate a personal computer. Rooms with microwave are available based on availability.With over 7500 square feet of flexible meeting space, Trip Hotel is an excellent venue for hosting many events from a small board meeting and retreats to large conferences and elegant weddings. Trip Hotel’s Grand Ballroom can accommodate up to 375 people banquet style. To ensure a seamless business or social function, the hotel’s professional staff will arrange and follow through with every detail of your event from set up and menu selection to decorations and audio visual needs.Come stay with us to discover and explore Ithaca. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Trip Hotel Ithaca

Address: 1 Sheraton Dr, Ithaca, NY 14850-1666
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
Price Range: ₹ 4,637 - ₹ 9,745 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Trip Hotel Ithaca 2*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Clarion Hotel University Ithaca
Clarion Hotel University Hotel And Conference Center
Clarion Ithaca
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“Do not travel alone.”
 of 5 bubbles CUStudent17, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor seems to be quiet but the elevator is scarey”
 of 5 bubbles PatriciaH63, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid this place until the actually do some remodeling.”
 of 5 bubbles 417jimc, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“someplace else!”
 of 5 bubbles deedonut, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go to another hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles europhile105, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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