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The Statler Hotel at Cornell University

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed a place to stay for daughter's college visit to Cornell, so it was hard to find a better located hotel! Staffed partly by students, the place was well run (except that one elevator was broken for our entire stay - leading to rather long waits) and service was friendly. We tried the restaurant and the food was excellent. There...

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Troy, New York
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of staying at the Statler for a business trip but as able to spend a great deal of time with my daughter who is a Cornell university student. The Statler has the most impressive customer service that I have ever had. The views are beautiful and my interactions with the students were uplifting. The food was...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of the best places to stay in Ithaca. It is a primarily student run impeccable hotel. We loved our stay here. It's right on campus with gorgeous rooms and views of the magnificent Cornell Campus. We've stayed here many many times and never had a bad experience. It's all been wonderful.

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philadelphia
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Our son is a student at Cornell and we have visited many times, however, this was the first time we stayed at the Statler Hotel. Aside from the perfect location, the hotel itself is just beautiful. We were upgraded to a room with a stunning view overlooking campus on the bell tower side, and sunset was amazing. The rooms were...

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Lansing, New York
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for fine dining in ithaca and decided to give Taverna Banfi a try since we'd been to all the other wonderful options in Ithaca several times. It was an awesome meal. The view, the staff, the food and the dessert were all superb. We booked a room for the night and that was a...

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Cuenca, Ecuador
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I had a company scheduled in the hotel for the weekend. Came from a long flight and the staff was really friendly and effective. Room was clean and neat, internet good speed and room service quick and good. Installations are welcoming and all the people that work there makes you feel really as a 5-star hotel. The buffet during the...

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New York
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I was a visiting University speaker and truly enjoyed by stay at the Statler. I do a great deal of business travel and was not expecting all the comforts of a "city" hotel in a college town. The staff was great and helpful, my room was great, the in-room dining was delicious and on-time, and the overall atmosphere was solid....

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Westchester, New York, United States
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Stayed at the Statler for one night during a visit to Cornell. The rooms have been nicely updated. We were upgrade to rooms with great campus views. The beds and linens were very comfortable. Restaurant and bar were well serviced. Only issue was with valet. Two of the three times we requested our car it took 10-15 minutes for them...

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TheStatlerHotel, Director of Rooms at The Statler Hotel at Cornell University, responded to this review

Dear GR914: We would like to thank you for visiting our hotel and are pleased you enjoyed your stay. It is our standard to provide an amazing experience for our guests and it is only through feedback we can determine if we are continually meeting guest expectations. The delay in getting your car is disappointing. We have reviewed the situation...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The Statler has a monopoly on Cornell University visitors, but they live up to their reputation of excellence, so nebber mind! It's a beautiful building in the center of campus--easy walking to anywhere including the little uptown area of shops and restaurants. The rooms are huge and have all the comforts (except we didn't get a tub). The gift shop...

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Carmel, Indiana
Reviewed 28 November 2016

If you will be spending even a little time on the Cornell University campus, this is a Hotel to try at least once. Tough to get into for busy weekends but well worth the effort. The rooms are well appointed, very clean, with terrific restaurants and bars in the building. Suggest Banfi's on the second floor for any of three...

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TheStatlerHotel, Director of Rooms at The Statler Hotel at Cornell University, responded to this review

Dear ralphwilhelm1: We constantly strive to "delight" our guests and you have just "delighted" us with your comments! Thank you for the feedback and touching on so many areas of the hotel. It is rewarding to know the full- time and student employees are providing "hospitality" at its best. It is our desire to provide real-life experience to the School...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Luxury Hotel In the Heart Of The Cornell Campus Nestled amidst the picturesque gorges and eclectic architecture of Cornell University, The Statler Hotel blends dignified Ivy League ambiance with the bustling energy of campus life. Experience the unique character of this elegant hotel. You will be welcomed by passionate, ambitious students from Cornell’s world-renowned School of Hotel Administration, working alongside seasoned hospitality professionals. Delight in the upscale accommodations and service you would expect from a first-class hotel. Overlooking the gorgeous Finger Lakes countryside – – only minutes from colorful downtown Ithaca – – we offer university visitors, corporate travelers, and alumni a truly unique lodging experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Statler Hotel at Cornell University

Address: 130 Statler Hotel, Ithaca, NY 14853-6901
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
Price Range: £207 - £358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Statler Hotel at Cornell University 4*
Number of rooms: 153
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“Ask for a room with a view.”
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“We booked a room with two beds in case our other son wanted to stay with us. The beds were full size or smaller - definitely not big enough for two to sleep comfortably so I would get a room with a king size bed next time. ”
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“A high room facing the campus is exquisite!”
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“Ask for room high up and on side to look at campus; well worth it.”
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