Clarion Inn & Suites - University Area

2 1 / 2 Locust Ave., Cortland, NY 13045 United States (USA) near Exit 11 (52) on I-81 (~0.1mi)
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2.5 Star Property
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  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 46.9%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • 66 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Hotel has 2 suites
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10

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Local Attractions

Yaman Park/Beach - 0.2m/0.3km S Country Music Park - 0.5m/0.8km S 1890 House - 1.5m/2.4km S Greek Peak Ski Area - 6.0m/9.7km S Labrador Mtn Ski Area - 15.0m/24.1km N Skaneateles Lake - 18.0m/29.0km W Song Mountain Ski Area - 18.0m/29.0km N Fillmore Glen State Park - 20.0m/32.2km Bass Pro Shops - 25.0m/40.2km N Syracuse Zoo - (Burnett Park)-30.0m N Carrier Dome - 35.0m/56.3km N Carousel Mall - 38.0m/61.1km N Binghamton - 40.0m/64.4km S Finger Lakes Winery - 40.0m/64.4km W Turning Stone Casino - 40.0m/64.4km NE New York State Fair - 45.0m/72.4km NW Watkins Glen Races - 50.0m/80.4km E Niagara Falls - 80.0m/128.7km NW 1000 Islands - 90.0m/144.8km N

Verified Reviews of Clarion Inn & Suites University Area

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Dirty Room and Hallways"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
The halls smelled of mold, mildew, and smoke smell throughout. There were bugs on the window sill and curtains. Not happy with the experience at all. Also, hairs on the shower wall.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Jun-2015 Verified Review
3.5 out of 5. Based on 106 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to the Comfort Inn, a Cortland hotel near SUNY Cortland and Greek Peak. Located just off Interstate 81, the Comfort Inn Hotel is the perfect destination for business and leisure travelers. We are ideally located near a number of higher education centers, including Cornell University, SUNY Cortland (State University of New York College at Cortland) and Ithaca College. Skiers will also appreciate that three of New York's favorite ski areas are close by, Greek Peak, Labrador Mountain and Song Mountain. Entertainment venues, several shops, a miniature golf course and movie theaters are within walking distance of the hotel. In addition visitors will enjoy the many year-round attractions in the Finger Lakes region, including lake cruises, wineries, museums and waterfalls. A variety of restaurants and cocktail lounges are located in the surrounding area. The on-site Apple Annie's Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2002
Floors: 2
Rooms: 66
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 62
Handicap Rooms: 3
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: As Needed
Meeting Rooms: 0 View Spaces
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
72 hours prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking: $0
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Mixed dorms
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail
  • Hair dresser
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Laundry valet service

Airport & Shuttle Information

Syracuse Hancock Int'l Airport 36.0m/57.9km N Tompkins County Airport 23.0m/37.0km S

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Hot/Cold Continental Breakfast is included.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
There is a $30.00 Pet Fee

About Clarion Hotels

  • Full-service property with meeting/event space and available catering services
  • Feature a restaurant or social bar and lounge based on location
  • High-quality bedding
  • Free high-speed internet
  • 24-hour business center services
  • Spacious rooms with large desks

The Clarion Hotels highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Comfort Inn Cortland, Comfort Inn

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Clarion Inn & Suites - University Area

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Clarion Inn & Suites - University Area.

Feel free to use the Clarion Inn & Suites - University Area meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Cortland event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Public Lounge 60 x 25 x 15 1500--/--------------/----40--
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Public Lounge

The Public Lounge is located just off the lobby and offers guests a comfortable area to gather and relax. It is equipped with a pool table, flat screen TVs, leather sofas, and numbers table and chairs for your comfort.
Room Type:
Total Size:
1500 Sq. Mi
60 x 25 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
Photo of Public Lounge

FAQs about Clarion Inn & Suites University Area

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Clarion Inn & Suites University Area have?

There are 66 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Clarion Inn & Suites University Area?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Clarion Inn & Suites University Area?

Hot/Cold Continental Breakfast is included.

Is there a gym at Clarion Inn & Suites University Area?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi weak. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.


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