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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca

359 Elmira Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-5103
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  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Updated 20/06/29 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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#9 of 23 hotels in Ithaca
Fairfield Inn & Suites Ithaca is an excellent choice for travelers visiting Ithaca, offering a quiet environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. Given the close proximity of popular landmarks, such as Sciencenter Sagan Planet Walk (1.5 mi) and Downtown Ithaca (1.5 mi), guests of Fairfield Inn & Suites Ithaca can easily experience some of Ithaca's most well known attractions. Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a refrigerator, and guests can go online with free wifi offered by the hotel. Fairfield Inn & Suites Ithaca features a 24 hour front desk, to help make your stay more enjoyable. The property also boasts a pool and free breakfast. If you are driving to Fairfield Inn & Suites Ithaca, free parking is available. Ithaca has plenty of seafood restaurants. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like The Boatyard Grill, Maxie's Supper Club and Oyster Bar, and Royal Court Restaurant, which are serving up some great dishes. Ithaca is also known for some great science museums, including Sciencenter and Museum of the Earth, which are not too far from Fairfield Inn & Suites Ithaca. Enjoy your stay in Ithaca!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Business Centre with Internet Access
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Indoor pool
Heated pool
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
ATM on site
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Air conditioning
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Grade: 54 out of 100
19Restaurantswithin 1 km
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emgsoccer wrote a review 24 Oct
Media, Pennsylvania69 contributions13 helpful votes
There were good and bad in our stay. Good: Nice staff, clean room, and quiet. We stayed toward the back so there was no noise from the road. Everything is only a 9 minute drive away. Bad: Slow internet, small tv, no hot breakfast items except coffee. Plus they don't pick up trash outside, so it just piles up and the trash cans are overflowing.
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Date of stay: October 2021
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: Choose back of the hotel where it is nice and quiet, plus parking is quick to get to.
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PaulT1965 wrote a review 11 Oct
Cold Spring, New York272 contributions112 helpful votes
Granted this review is impacted by the fact it is based on a hotel stay during the pandemic in August 2030. Nevertheless, after making some allowances the hotel fell short. Check in was fine and we got a room upgrade and early checkin. The room appeared clean but then a pair of shades left on the floor, presumably by previous occupant, raised questions. Breakfast was a huge disappointment. A grab and go bag of bottled water (which we don’t use), apple and high sugar mini muffin was all that was offer. It’s not hard to also, safely and easily, offer items like cereal and oatmeal. And then we asked whether our room or hotel had a corkscrew to open a bottle and were advised they were all stolen and we could buy one free m local liquor store. What a cheek! We’ll be staying AirBnB from now if possible. Hotels and airlines will go extinct at this rate.
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
GeoMark2015 wrote a review 09 Oct
USA10 contributions3 helpful votes
Marriott's CEO has repeatedly emphasized that they serve the owners and not their guests and our recent experience certainly displays this attitude. Deteriorating conditions and service at Marriotts in general are exemplified by the Fairfield Inn in Ithaca but shared across many Marriott brands. No hot water this morning (making empty soap and shower gel dispensers irrelevant) and internet too slow and erratic to work, stream video or even access e-mail makes this Fairfield one to avoid. The problems are systemic and not something that are oversights or due to covid staff shortages.
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Date of stay: October 2021
travpr0 wrote a review Sep 2021
Princeton, New Jersey29 contributions12 helpful votes
Stayed here for two nights, and the place looked like it could use a good refresh. We were assigned a room that was adjacent to the elevator, entered the room to find the main entry/hall light was not working. WI-FI signal was very weak in the room, such that the only way to get a signal was to sit near the main door. Carpets could use a good cleaning - large black stain in front of the bed. Definitely not up to the Marriott standards.
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Date of stay: September 2021
Erik E wrote a review Sep 2021
Marlboro, New Jersey6 contributions4 helpful votes
Very disappointed. Waited ten minutes so the janitor could find someone to check us in. I’m a Platinum Elite Marriott member and no offer of upgrade or even free water bottle. Soup in the bathroom literally one inch x 1/2 inch. Never seen that before. Room was small but clean. TV was 27”. Very small by today’s standards. Shower had pump for shampoo/conditioner. I would not recommend this hotel..
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
US$100 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesNew YorkFinger LakesIthaca
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Frequently Asked Questions about Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca
Which popular attractions are close to Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Nearby attractions include Buttermilk Falls State Park (0.9 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Conveniently located restaurants include Old Mexico, Texas Roadhouse, and Five Guys.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Is Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ithaca accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.