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Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark is a short stroll from Cascades Indoor Waterpark and Greek Peak Mountain Resort. This 106-room, 3.5-star hotel has ski-in/ski-out access, a full-service spa, and a water park. On a lake, the hotel is also within a 15-minute drive of Elm Tree Golf Course and 1890 House Museum.


This hotel is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the 2 coffee shops/cafés. Start your day off right with cooked-to-order breakfast, which is served for a fee from 7 AM to 11 AM.


All 106 air-conditioned rooms feature kitchens with refrigerators, microwaves, stovetops, and dishwashers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 32-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels and DVD players. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and pillowtop beds with premium bedding and down comforters ensure a restful night. Fireplaces, sofa beds, and coffee makers are other standard amenities.

Property features

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark features ski-in/ski-out access, a full-service spa, and a water park. Free valet and self parking are available, and there's also a free ski shuttle. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with concierge services, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this ski hotel include an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark

2000 NYS Rt. 392 Cortland NY 13045

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

During the winter, enjoy onsite recreation like downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, and snowboarding and return when the snow melts for hiking/biking trails and mountain biking. After a day on the slopes, indulge in a treatment at the full-service spa or soothe your muscles in the spa tub. Getting to the slopes is a breeze with this mountain hotel's complimentary ski shuttle. Conveniences like ski storage, skiing lessons, and ski equipment rentals allow you to spend less time with logistics and more time on the slopes. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the hotel's bar.

Dining is available at the restaurant and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. The hotel also has a snack bar/deli. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This eco-friendly hotel also offers an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a complimentary children's club. Onsite self parking and valet parking are complimentary.

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark is a smoke-free property.

  • Ski storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free ski shuttle 
  • Ski passes available 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 405 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4500 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Water park access (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Hair salon 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 106 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Ski-in/ski-out access 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Kitchen  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark offers 106 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and DVD players. Accommodations are furnished with queen sofa beds. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Accommodations at this 3.5-star hotel have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Fireplace 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Kitchen 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Sofa bed size 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Acorn Grill - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a water park (surcharge), ski-in/ski-out access, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snowmobiling nearby 
  • Snow tubing on site 
  • Ziplining on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Ski equipment rentals on site 
  • Ski lessons on site 
  • Cross-country skiing on site 
  • Downhill skiing on site 
  • Snowboarding on site 
  • Snowshoeing on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Waterfalls Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

24-hour check-in


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: 8 percent of room rate
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Shuttle service
  • Ski storage
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Parking
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hope Lake Indoor Waterpark
  • Hope Lake Indoor Waterpark Cortland
  • Hope Lake Lodge
  • Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
  • Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark Cortland
  • Indoor Lodge

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Audubon, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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