5 Best HOTELS NEAR Colgate University!

Hamilton, NY is a small town where there aren’t many hotels. If you want to stay in a hotel near Colgate University, you might need to stay in one of the surrounding towns. Here are our highest recommendations!

#1 – Colgate Inn

Colgate Inn

– $$$$

– Hamilton, NY

– 1 minute drive to Colgate University

The only hotel in Hamilton, the (appropriately named) Colgate Inn is was an easy pick for the top of this list!

And believe us, this hotel is gorgeous. The design is both charming, yet modern, and the rooms are beautiful, bright and spacious. Guests rave about the food served at the on-site restaurant – especially the breakfast!



#2 – Hampton Inn & Suites Cazenovia, NY

Hampton Inn & Suites Cazenovia, NY

– $$

– Cazenovia, NY

– 25 minute drive to Colgate University

If you can’t stay in Hamilton, the other hotels are going to be a bit further out – but they provide amazing value!

Hampton Inn & Suites is well-priced, and offers their guests clean rooms, an on-site bar, and fast wifi in the entire building. And the best part? A delicious breakfast is included!



#3 – Super 8 by Wyndham Norwich

Super 8 by Wyndham Norwich

– $

– Norwich, NY

– 26 minute drive to Colgate University

Located South of Hamilton is the town of Norwich, and the best budget hotel near Colgate University – Super 8!

But don’t worry, just because this hotel is budget, doesn’t mean it’s bad. Guests rave about how clean it is, and love how friendly and helpful the staff are. Free continental breakfast is served every morning, and the reception is 24 hours.



#4 – TownPlace Suites by Marriott New Hartford

TownPlace Suites by Marriott New Hartford

– $$$

– New Hartford, NY

– 33 minute drive to Colgate University

If you want to stay in a smaller city that isn’t too far from Hamilton, New Hartford is probably the best option.

Ideal for families, this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast, laundry facilities, as well as free parking.



#5 – The Craftsman Inn & Suites

The Craftsman Inn & Suites

– $$$$

– Fayetteville, NY

– 45 minute drive to Colgate University

We are getting further and further from Hamilton, but the Craftsman Inn is awesome! The design is both cozy and modern, and the rooms are enormous and great for anyone looking for a good night’s rest.



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About the Author Nicola Smart

Gin lover. Coffee addict. Nicola has traveled the world for 7 years and is a staff writer for Hotel Jules. Born in London, Nicola first got the taste of travel studying abroad in Barcelona. Since then she's been hooked - traveling the world non-stop. Passionate about green travel and vegan lifestyle, Nicola spends more of her free time staring at maps wondering where she will head to next!