The Hotel Utica has seven different on-site meeting rooms and banquet facilities that can accommodate up to 200 people for most functions, while the Crystal Ballroom can accommodate up to 300. These regal ballrooms and meeting spaces have been restored to reflect their original magnificence, complete with stunning chandeliers and elaborate balconies. This luxurious event space is perfect for events like wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, dinner parties, reunions and corporate training.After a long day of business meetings, touring or antiquing, guests will be ready to return to their rooms and relax in the luxury they deserve. All of Hotel Utica's tastefully appointed guest rooms have coffee makes, spacious desks, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, Nintendo game systems, voice mail and cable television. In addition, some rooms come equipped with refrigerators and sofa sleepers. For special occasions, ask about rooms with whirlpool bathtubs. Handicap accessible and non-smoking rooms can be requested.A gift shop is located on the premises for added guest convenience. Microwave and refrigerators are available to rent at the front desk. Nestled in the foothills of New York's Adirondack Mountains, the historic Hotel Utica, an Ascend Collection hotel, is located in the heart of downtown. This Utica, NY hotel is close to the Children's Museum of History, Natural History, Science & Technology, the Adirondack Scenic Railroad heritage railway and the Utica Zoo.The city of Utica is situated in an eastern New York region referred to as the Mohawk Valley. The city has an extensive park system, offering an array of year-round sports facilities. The Erie Canal, the Mohawk River and the New York State Canal System pass through the north part of the city.A number of entertainment venues, retailers and restaurants can be found in the surrounding area.