A block of rooms is reserved at The Statler Hotel. Reservations are under group name NEALLT – Deadline is February 21. Rooms are $185/night.
tel. 800-541-2501 or 607-254-2500
There is a range of options available from business class hotels to bed and breakfasts. To find overnight accommodations, go to VisitIthaca.com.
Available from the Cornell University web site - http://www.cornell.edu/visiting/#visit. There's also an interactive map of campus online.
If you are staying downtown, you might want to take the bus. Route 51 leaves the bus stop area on Green St behind the Commons at 8:35 and gets to Statler Hall at 8:44. That's quite close to the Stimson Hall. The fare is $1.50, exact change only.
It shouldn't be too hard to park on campus on a Saturday, or Sunday. There are not many parking restrictions (but check signs carefully). You can surely park in the "Parking Garage".
For GPS purposes, is 204 East Avenue, Ithaca NY 14850
If you are coming to the Friday workshop, you can also park in the Parking Garage, a 5 - 7 min walk from Stimson Hall.