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Top 10 Hotels in Amherst

Motel 6 Buffalo - Amherst
2 out of 5
4400 Maple Rd, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$46
per night
Nov 25 - Nov 26
3.4/5 (1,014 reviews)

"Staff was exceptionally friendly and professional."…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Motel 6 Buffalo - Amherst
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Buffalo Amherst
2.5 out of 5
145 Innkeepers Lane, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$89
per night
Nov 22 - Nov 23
4.1/5Very Good! (340 reviews)

"The saltwater pool was very good. It would have been nice to have a whirlpool."…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2019

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Buffalo Amherst
Buffalo Marriott Niagara
3.5 out of 5
1340 Millersport Hwy, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$99
per night
Dec 22 - Dec 23
4.1/5Very Good! (1,021 reviews)

"All good. But hot water in shower regulated that is unacceptable. Couldnt take hot shower."…"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

Buffalo Marriott Niagara
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Buffalo - Amherst
3.5 out of 5
10 Flint Rd, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$100
per night
Nov 28 - Nov 29
4/5Very Good! (1,181 reviews)

"Nice neighborhood Shopping, restaurants everything nearby"…"

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Buffalo - Amherst
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst
2.5 out of 5
42 Flint Rd, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$51
per night
Dec 2 - Dec 3
3.7/5Good! (1,765 reviews)

"Great for the price and dog friendly which was our main criteria. It is a bit noisy, can hear people talking outside/walking around. Great for a one night stay!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2019

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst
Extended Stay America - Buffalo - Amherst
2.5 out of 5
125 Inn Keepers Ln, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$72
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13
3.1/5 (602 reviews)

"It was a good place only the staff won’t respond when you need them but overall they have a good service and the place was okay"…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Extended Stay America - Buffalo - Amherst
Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
3 out of 5
4100 Sheridan Dr, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$79
per night
Dec 8 - Dec 9
4.3/5Excellent! (404 reviews)

"Quick check in! Friendly staff, breakfast was excellent"…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2019

Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
Homewood Suites by Hilton Buffalo/Amherst
3 out of 5
1138 Millersport Hwy, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$116
per night
Nov 30 - Dec 1
4.6/5Wonderful! (565 reviews)

"Great property, close to shopping, restaurant’s and other amenities."…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2019

Homewood Suites by Hilton Buffalo/Amherst
Home2 Suites by Hilton Amherst Buffalo
2.5 out of 5
3820 Ridge Lea Rd, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$83
per night
Dec 2 - Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (130 reviews)

"Excellent location I would return to this hotel again since it is very close for shopping"…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

Home2 Suites by Hilton Amherst Buffalo
Candlewood Suites Buffalo - Amherst
2.5 out of 5
20 Flint Road, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$67
per night
Nov 26 - Nov 27
4.4/5Excellent! (375 reviews)

"Loved the kitchen, room was clean. Beds were comfy"…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019

Candlewood Suites Buffalo - Amherst
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Visiting Amherst

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Amherst, and visitors give high marks for the college vibe, beautiful waterfalls, and shopping. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its restaurants, sporting events, and local tours. Top sights around the area include Niagara Falls State Park, Bridal Veil Falls, and American Falls.

  • You'll find 149 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Buffalo
  • The closest major airport is in Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), 10.5 mi (17 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Amherst

Favorite family attractions include Lasertron and Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village. The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Boulevard Mall is a favorite for retail therapy. University life is a highlight in the city and campuses to tour include Daemen College and University At Buffalo - North Campus.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 19 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in Amherst. Here you'll find top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and overall value.
  • Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst - Our customers like the quiet location and comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to an indoor pool and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Reikart House, Buffalo, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel - This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free valet parking. Expedia customers like its overall value and central location.

Popular places to visit in the area include Niagara Falls State Park, located 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from the heart of the city, and Bridal Veil Falls, which is 14.8 mi/23.8 km away.

Dressing for Amherst

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 48°F during the day and 18°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 79°F, while the average at night is 31°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 80°F with nighttime averages of 48°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 65°F and nighttime averages of 20°F
  • About 40.47 inches of rain falls on Amherst each year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 79°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 19°F

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