Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Cortland, NY
3707 Route 281
Cortland , NY 13045
Make the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Cortland, NY your family’s go-to vacation spot in the Finger Lakes region. Located just across the street from SUNY Cortland, our hotel makes it easy to get to Red Dragons athletic competitions, performing arts events and campus activities. We also offer a heated pool, free cookies and free Internet access to make your stay feel like home. After a night in your spacious room, wake up to warm, syrup-coated waffles or yogurt topped with fresh fruit at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Step into our fireplace lobby anytime for coffee, tea, milk and cookies. The heated indoor pool and whirlpool tub are great for exercising, relaxing or splashing with the kids, and our guest laundry facilities can clean up the wet swimsuits afterward. Amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Need to get some work done? Set up a virtual workstation in your room or suite using our free Internet. With a microwave and a refrigerator available for snacks, you can keep everyone entertained for a pleasant evening followed by a restful night on plush bedding. Room amenities include:
For a romantic stay, reserve one of our spacious King Whirlpool Rooms, where you can enjoy all the standard amenities plus extras like:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Snag a free newspaper to read with your waffle, yogurt or hot breakfast item at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. When you’re ready for lunch or dinner, head out for burgers at Brix, seafood at Doug’s Fish Fry or a delicious meal at another nearby restaurant.
Things to Do in Cortland
Cortland’s location in the Finger Lakes region, a 30-minute drive from Ithaca and an hour from Syracuse, puts you near wineries, festivals, shopping, museums and an array of outdoor recreation options. You can golf, ski, canoe, fish or snowboard all within an easy drive of the hotel. Conveniently situated on West Road in southwest Cortland, the Country Inn & Suites offers easy commutes to these attractions:
SUNY Cortland – Just across the street from the hotel, SUNY Cortland invites guests to watch the Red Dragons row, punt or chip their way to athletic victory. If you’re touring the school or visiting a student, take advantage of our location and walk to campus attractions.
1890 House Museum – Explore this 15,000-square-foot Victorian mansion built by the Wickwire family during America’s Gilded Age. The lavish 30-room home showcases elegant architecture and period design just five minutes northeast of our hotel.
Finger Lakes of New York – The Finger Lakes region is home to wine country, breweries, gorgeous hiking trails and pristine lakes. Make a leisurely day trip of shopping at centers like Destiny USA and exploring museums like the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House.
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Groups & Meetings
Equipped with amenities like free Internet access and an LCD projector, our 1,100-square-foot meeting space is ideal for wedding receptions, conferences and seminars. In addition to excellent group rates, we also offer a personalized Web page unique to your event to enhance your visit to SUNY Cortland across the street or other Finger Lakes-area attractions.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Check Out Exciting Events in the Finger Lakes Region
The Country Inn & Suites in Cortland, nestled in the gorgeous Finger Lakes region, offers comfortable hotel rooms and suites near a variety of outdoor adventures. In town for a concert, a festival or a competition? You’ll be close to the campus of SUNY Cortland, the J.M. McDonald Sports Complex and the Cortland Country Music Park.
The Finger Lakes are best known for their seasonal events. In the autumn, drive through the area to see breathtaking fall foliage or go apple picking, which both last until the end of October or the beginning or November depending on the first snowfall. You can also attend the annual apple festival in Lafayette, NY or the pumpkin festival in Cortland. In the winter, hit the slopes at the Greek Peak Mountain Resort, just 15 minutes from the hotel.
Don’t miss the seasonal events at these popular attractions: