The following downtown Ithaca hotels (all within easy walking distance of each other and TCAT bus stops for shuttling up to campus) are offering conference guest rates for reservations made by Aug. 6, 2018:
Hilton Garden Inn
$174/night, standard king or double queen -- Please use this online reservation link, or call 607-277-8900 or 1-877-STAY-HGI and mention the code "CU GLOBAL" music conference.
$149/night average ($139~159), standard king or double queen -- Here is the online reservation link for this Hart brand hotel.
Ithaca Mariott Downtown on the Commons
$249/night, standard king or double queen -- Special reservation link now available.
For additional places and general information about Ithaca, see
www.visitithaca.com [click on the upper right corner drop-down menu for "Lodging"].