Ithaca Loves Teachers
The Ithaca community comes together every February to celebrate educators with entertainment, activities, family fun and discounts throughout Tompkins County. It's our way of saying thanks to educators everywhere for all of your hard work and dedication!
Save the date & join us Feb 16th-29th, 2024
Registration opens Feb. 1st at IthacaLovesTeachers.com
Ithaca Loves Teachers is open to all public and private school teachers, school district employees/staff, teachers union retirees, homeschool teachers, and childcare workers with discounted lodging, dining, and activities.
Registration is free. To redeem deals and upon checking in to accommodations, please be prepared to show your school ID badge or equivalent, or proof of employment in education/teachers union retiree status.
2023 lodging offers & deals:
- La Tourelle Hotel Spa & Bistro -- 15% off your total stay, any room, any night. Call to book your deal: (607) 273-2734
- Ithaca Marriott Downtown -- $129 Standard King Rooms + $139 Premium Double Queen Rooms available every day during Ithaca Loves Teachers event. Based upon availability at the time of booking. Book online with promo code ILTILTA
- Grayhaven Motel -- Local Cider, Chocolate + 10% off Room Rate! Please call to book your stay (607) 272-6434
- Hilton Garden Inn Ithaca -- $115 Sunday - Thursday, $135 Friday and Saturday Book online with promo code TEACH
- Canopy by Hilton Ithaca -- Sun -Thurs $119, Fri-Sat $135. Book online with promo code ILT23
- The Inn at Gothic Eves -- I'm Feeling HOT HOT HOT! Choose the package at checkout when you book online.
- 1 night - Hot tub and outdoor fire pit included in your stay
- 2 nights - Hot tub, outdoor fire pit, and one 75 min SINGLE therapeutic massage included in your stay
- 3 nights - Hot tub, outdoor fire pit, and a 75 min COUPLES therapeutic massage included in your stay
- New Park Event Venue & Suites -- 20% off the room rate. Use Promo code ITHACALOVESTEACHERS
- Best Western University Inn --$99 Weekday and Weekend Room Rates for Teachers! Use promo code: Teachers
- Rogues Harbor Inn -- Rates $99-$129 plus FLX bottle of wine with any 3+ night’s stay! Please call (607) 533-3535 to book your reservation and mention “Ithaca Loves Teachers”
- Inn on Columbia -- King rooms for $175/night, includes a full breakfast and parking. Call to book your deal: (607) 272-0204
- The Hotel Ithaca -- $119 for a Double Queen Executive or King Executive, Feb 18-28th. Call (607) 272-1000 to book your deal requesting the Ithaca Loves Teacher rate
- Benn Conger Inn -- $139 king or queen room rate includes breakfast for 2! Please call directly at (607) 898-5817 to book.
- Argos Inn -- 20% off the standard rate of any of our 13 boutique rooms. Call (607) 319-4437 to book your stay
- Rodeway Inn & Suites -- Sunday thru Thursday (king) $95. Friday and Sat (king) $150 to $180. 2 queen $105 on weekdays and Friday sat ($150 to $180). Please call (607) 272-5252 and ask for a teacher conference discount (15%) Book online with promo code ILTILTA
- Courtyard by Marriott Ithaca Airport/University – $99 Standard King Rooms + $109 Double Queen Rooms available every day during Ithaca Loves Teachers event.
- Quality Inn Ithaca - University Area -- $89 Room rates. Call 607-272-0100 and use code - I Love Teachers
- Homewood Suites by Hilton Ithaca -- Take advantage of a 15% discount off Rack Rates, rates include breakfast, parking and wifi. Call (607) 266-0000 and ask for the Ithaca Loves Teachers discount.
- Fairfield Inn -- $109 room rate for a king or double queen. call the hotel and mention the "Ithaca Loves Teachers" group rate.
- Hampton Inn by Hilton -- $114 room rate for king or double queen room. Call the hotel and ask for the Ithaca Loves Teachers block rate.
...all additional deals and special offers will be available to view on the digital pass beginning February 1st!
As a community-wide event, Ithaca Loves Teachers takes advantage of multiple venues throughout Ithaca and Tompkins County, with additional recreational offerings throughout the surrounding Finger Lakes region.
After you checkout, we will send you a link to your items by email and text message. This link will take you to your online pass. Your online pass is a mobile-friendly website that has everything you will need.
Go here to request a new link to your pass:
https://app.bandwango.com/dashboard/request * All we need is the email address you used during checkout. A new link will immediately be sent by email and text message.
All items expire after a certain amount of time if they are not used. Once they expire, they are eventually removed from your pass.