Best Western The Inn at the Fairgrounds

670 State Fair BoulevardSyracuse13209USA
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About Best Western The Inn at the Fairgrounds

Located beside Interstate 690, the Best Western The Inn at the Fairgrounds places guests near the Empire Expo Center. The hotel features an on-site restaurant and a free airport shuttle service.

Rooms at the hotel offer amenities such as cable TV, free Wi-Fi, and iPod docks. Rooms also benefit from air-conditioning, coffee makers, and fridges. Suites with whirlpool tubs are available.

Facilities at the Best Western The Inn at the Fairgrounds include free parking and a convenience store. The on-site business and fitness centers, as well as the front desk, are open 24-hours a day.

The hotel serves a complimentary full breakfast. Lunch and dinner services are available from Daniella’s Steakhouse at extra cost.

The hotel lies within a short walk of the New York State Fair, two miles from the Salt Museum, and within four miles of Rosamond Gifford Zoo and the Fairmount Fair Shopping Center.


670 State Fair Boulevard, Syracuse, NY, 13209, USA
Telephone: +1(315)4840044 | Fax: +1(315)4840045 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Enjoyable on-site dining

Although there appear to be a few issues with the free breakfast, guests comment favorably about Daniella's Steakhouse. The food and service are often described as excellent and the prices as reasonable.

Knowledgeable and helpful staff

Guests leave positive feedback for all members of the staff at the Best Western The Inn at the Fairgrounds. The front desk team, in particular, are knowledgeable about the local area and are happy to help guests. The housekeeping team also impresses.

Spacious and comfortable accommodation

Reviews indicate that you'll find the rooms and suites at this hotel are in good shape, with many guests describing their allocated accommodation as spacious and comfortable. Most guests also comment favorably about the standard of cleanliness.

Negative Reviews

Poor internal soundproofing

Several guests mention that they were able to hear some noise in this hotel. It's nothing too atrocious, but thin walls enable you to hear other guests talking and watching the television in nearby rooms. A few guests also mention that they found the air-conditioning units were loud.

Sparse breakfast

Although numerous guests found the coffee served at breakfast to be of good quality, many also describe the rest of breakfast as a little disappointing. There doesn't appear to be too much choice available. Also, plastic cutlery is used instead of proper utensils.

A few maintenance issues

Comments about a lack of maintenance crop up from time to time in reviews. Reported issues include cracked toilet seats and broken TV remotes. Some guests also mention that the car park could be better maintained.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1484 reviews across the web
7.8 /10
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    7.7 /10
7.8 out of 10 based on 1484 reviews