The Hampton Inn - Suites Syracuse Erie Boulevard I-690 hotel is nestled just off major Interstate 690 with easy access to Interstates 90 - 81 as well. Our hotel is centrally located to meet the needs of any traveler. We are just moments from the Downtown Business District as well as Syracuse University - Lemoyne College. We are just a short drive from Carousel Center Mall NYS Fairgrounds museums and parks. Our hotel is built on the very sight of the old Erie Canal which was the main thoroughfare from Albany to Buffalo in the 1800's and early 1900's. This area of Syracuse is just a bustling today. Numerous restaurants shopping and entertainment for both adults - children are within walking distance of the hotel. The Syracuse area offers a lot of history as well. Take a trip to our Erie Canal Museum or Salt Museum and learn a little bit about Syracuse's past. If scenery is more your thing then visit our Onondaga Lake Park Beaver Lake Nature Center or Green Lakes State Park.