Participants are responsible for making their own lodging arrangements and paying for them at their own expense. We have negotiated special PDP rates with a number of hotels, as well as on-campus facilities. Please note that complimentary shuttle service to and from lodging will be available on class days. Lodging rates and availability for PDP18 are subject to change.
You can reserve a guestroom online and receive the PDP group rate. Alternatively, you can receive the rate by using the block code "PDP062418" when entering your reservation via the hotel website. You can also call the hotel directly at 800.541.2501 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org and request the "PDP 2018" group rate. Reservations must be made prior to the block cut-off of May 25, 2018.
Phone: 607.254.2500 or 800.541.2501
PDP 2018 Rate: US$198 per night (traditional king or traditional double room, single or double occupancy).
*The preferred lodging option for PDP participants, Cornell's Statler Hotel is located in the center of the campus adjacent to the School of Hotel Administration. Experience exceptional service and deluxe accommodations (AAA Four Diamond Award winner) while staying in the midst of Cornell's beautiful campus within walking distance to Collegetown, great restaurants, gorges, hiking trails, and so much more! All guest rooms feature refrigerators, in-room safes, complimentary high-speed and wireless Internet access, luxury Aveda bath amenities, and Keurig coffeemakers featuring Green Mountain coffee. Amenities include a 24-hour onsite exercise facility, business kiosks, two onsite restaurants, and the Cornell store.
Phone: 585.586.3121 ext. 272 (Reservations for PDP)
Phone: 607.330.1000 (Hotel Phone)
PDP 2018 Rate: US$127 per weeknight, US$199 per weekend night, two double beds or one king. To make reservations, call Sierra Rogers and ask for the "Cornell Rate" by June 13, 2018, based on space available.
Enjoy a significant PDP discount at the newly renovated Courtyard Ithaca! Our trendy and technologically friendly hotel is located just minutes from Cornell University, near an array of shops and eateries, and adjacent to the Ithaca airport. Stay in routine while on the road by accessing jogging trails outside our door, utilizing our large and modern fitness center, or enjoying our heated pool and whirlpool spa. Start your day or unwind in the Bistro which provides healthful and made-to-order offerings in the morning, dinner service with wine and beer selections in the evening, and Starbucks® coffee all day. Our well-appointed rooms are conducive to rest or work, with large desks, refrigerators, swivel 37" televisions, and comfortable bedding. Relax or study with colleagues inside or outside as our unique outdoor space features lush landscaping, outdoor living furniture, and an elegant fire bowl. We provide complimentary shuttle service that runs to Cornell, the Ithaca airport, and downtown. Make your reservation now as rates are subject to change based on availability. This property is currently NOT on the PDP shuttle route, but may be added if demand is high.
To receive the PDP rate, make reservations online by May 24, 2018, or call 607.266.0000 and ask for the "Cornell PDP18" room block. Special rates may still be available after the cutoff—check with the hotel directly.
PDP 2018 Rate: US$165 per night.
The Ithaca Homewood Suites by Hilton® is a Three Diamond all-suites hotel located two miles from the Tompkins County Regional Airport and just five minutes from Cornell University. You will find terrific shopping at the nearby Shops at Ithaca Mall and are in close vicinity to several restaurants and fine dining establishments. Each spacious suite boasts separate living, dining, and sleeping areas, full-sized sofa sleepers, fully equipped kitchens, complimentary high speed wired and wireless Internet access, and 32" HD televisions.
As a guest you will enjoy a Complimentary Suite Start® hot breakfast each morning and a Welcome Home Reception® featuring a light meal and beverages of wine and beer each evening Monday through Thursday. The Homewood Suites also offers complimentary shuttle service to Cornell and the Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport, 24-hour complimentary business center, a 24-hour on-site Suite Shop® convenience store, guest laundry facility, and full use of an indoor swimming pool, whirlpool, exercise facility, and outdoor sports court. Their warm spacious suites, home-like services, and amenities make the hotel the perfect place to stay for a few nights or longer.
Phone: 607.277.8900 or 877.782.9444
PDP 2018 Rate: US$189 per night.
The Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca features spacious guest rooms equipped with a large work desk, two phones, voicemail, dataport, and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Each room includes a microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, iron, and hair dryer. The hotel offers a 24-hour business center, a pantry area that has snacks and sundry items for purchase, and an onsite restaurant. A casual lounge, fitness center, indoor pool, and whirlpool are also available for relaxation. Located in downtown Ithaca across from the Ithaca Commons, approximately one mile from the Cornell campus; complimentary shuttle available upon request.
Used during the school term by Cornell undergraduate students, these on-campus dormitory units are located two miles (3.2 km) from the School of Hotel Administration on bus routes. A basic, lower-cost alternative to full-service hotels, these student apartments have basic furnishings, are air-conditioned, and have a telephone and television in the common area. Each unit contains two bedrooms with two extra-long single beds in each bedroom and a shared bathroom. Bed and bath linens are provided. Laundry facilities are located in community center nearby. Housekeeping services include bed-making, fresh linens, cleaning, and trash removal.
Please note that these accommodations are not "hotel quality" and offer limited housekeeping services and few amenities. Although each unit has kitchen facilities, no cooking utensils, silverware, or flatware are included, with the exception of a coffee pot, cups, and coffee packets.
Internet service for your personal laptop is available. Detailed instructions on accessing this service will be available at check-in.
PDP 2018 Rate: Single bedroom (two people per apartment) US$90.00 per person per night plus 8-percent tax, double bedroom (four people per apartment) US$60.00 per person per night plus 8-percent tax.
Reservations can be made online.
Please address questions via email (Specify "PDP Housing" in the subject line):
Other Lodging Options
Although the following locations will not be on the shuttle bus route, these options are available in Ithaca.
Make reservations online.
PDP 2018 rate: US$179 per night.
Phone: 607.256.1100 - Ask for Barbara Raab and request PDP18 promo
Or register online using promo code PDP18 by June 11
PDP 2018 rate: US$129 per night for suites. US$159 for full kitchen suites.
The Country Inn & Suites is an all-suite hotel in Ithaca. They boast larger, more spacious guest rooms, perfect for extended-stay travelers. All of their rooms have refrigerator, microwave, and coffeemaker, with larger suites featuring full kitchens. Enjoy complimentary shuttle service (airport, bus station, Cornell, downtown, to name a few), hot breakfast buffet, wireless high-speed Internet, business center, fitness center, indoor pool, and parking. Convenient to everything with personalized service and ample room to stretch out in your suite or conduct work in our Business Center or Boardroom.