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Charming Apartment in Amherst
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1.76 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Spotlessly Clean/Quiet neighbourhood

"Were visiting my brother in law in early September and this apartment is about a 5 minute walk from his house so it was especially convenient for us. It is a lovely, airy, recently renovated apartment on the second floor. Comfortable sofa in living room for lounging in the evenings. Very comfortable ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Charming Apartment in Amherst
Buffalo Marriott Niagara
3.5 out of 5
1340 Millersport Hwy, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $67 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
1.27 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (973 reviews)

"It’s a nice hotel. My room was clean and so was the hotel overall. The staff was friendly, the parking was free which was a great plus and it was a quick and easy check in and out. It was about a 25 to 30 minute drive to Niagara Falls, and it is located in a nice quiet area. I would stay here again ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Buffalo Marriott Niagara
Equipped King Suite Free Daily Breakfast, Pool Access + Gym Access
The price is $139 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.33 mi from city center
Equipped King Suite Free Daily Breakfast, Pool Access + Gym Access
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King Suite Free Daily Breakfast. Pool, Hot Tub & Gym Access
The price is $139 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.33 mi from city center
King Suite Free Daily Breakfast. Pool, Hot Tub & Gym Access
Equipped Suite Free Daily Breakfast, Pool Access + Gym Access
The price is $244 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.33 mi from city center
Equipped Suite Free Daily Breakfast, Pool Access + Gym Access
Hampton Inn Buffalo - Amherst, NY
2.5 out of 5
1601 Amherst Manor Drive, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.69 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (32 reviews)

"My daughter and I felt safe staying at this property during COVID. It was extremely clean, there were few other occupants, and the amenities were sufficient. I did notice a few times when the staff were either not wearing a mask at all, or had it under their nose. Although they quickly adjusted when ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2020

Hampton Inn Buffalo - Amherst, NY
20 Minutes From Niagara Falls! Free Breakfast, Pool & Hot Tub
The price is $119 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.33 mi from city center
20 Minutes From Niagara Falls! Free Breakfast, Pool & Hot Tub
Free Breakfast Buffet + 20 Minutes From Niagara Falls! Pool & Hot Tub
The price is $119 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.33 mi from city center
Free Breakfast Buffet + 20 Minutes From Niagara Falls! Pool & Hot Tub
Free Daily Breakfast. Pool, Hot Tub & Gym Access
The price is $244 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.33 mi from city center
Free Daily Breakfast. Pool, Hot Tub & Gym Access
University Manor Inn
2 out of 5
3612 Main Street, Amherst, NY
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The price is $73 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.47 mi from city center
3/5 (171 reviews)

"The beds didn’t have bugs the property was clean great service"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

University Manor Inn
Equipped Suite Free Daily Breakfast, Pool Access + Gym Access
The price is $139 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
1.33 mi from city center
Equipped Suite Free Daily Breakfast, Pool Access + Gym Access
Candlewood Suites Buffalo - Amherst
2.5 out of 5
20 Flint Road, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
The price is $75 per night from Dec 24 to Dec 25
1.29 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (425 reviews)

"Cooking area is really cool; best place for someone who wish not to take outside foods."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Candlewood Suites Buffalo - Amherst
Boulevard Inn
2 out of 5
785 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Amherst, NY
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The price is $36 per night from Dec 19 to Dec 20
0.58 mi from city center
1.9/5 (222 reviews)

"All very good nice people good prices . I will come back again ."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Boulevard Inn
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
The price is $67 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
1.72 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (496 reviews)

"The hotel is two years old and you can tell. Overall a great experience and would stay there again if I was in the area. My only complaint was the drain had a bad smell when you would use the sink. Other then that very highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Buffalo Amherst
Motel 6 Amherst, NY - Buffalo
2 out of 5
4400 Maple Rd, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
The price is $50 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
0.95 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (993 reviews)

"Súper limpio la atención fue súper, buena ubicación"…"

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

Motel 6 Amherst, NY - Buffalo
Sleep Inn
2.5 out of 5
75 Inn Keepers Ln, Amherst, NY
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The price is $59 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
1.82 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (977 reviews)

"Pretty new builing and the facilitites are in good shape. Staff is great. Overall, it is much nicer than most hotels at this price point. My third time staying there and my experience has been consistently decent each time."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Sleep Inn
Residence Inn Buffalo Amherst
3 out of 5
100 Maple Rd, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $91 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
1.69 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (258 reviews)

"Always friendly staff! I stay here often when working in Buffalo."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Residence Inn Buffalo Amherst
Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst
3 out of 5
1290 Sweethome Rd, Amherst, NY
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The price is $89 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
1.36 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,090 reviews)

"This is by far our favorite new place to stay when we visit family in Buffalo. I love the fact that there is a kitchen with a full-size refrigerator, coffee maker, sink with garbage disposal. It is always clean, quiet and the staff is wonderful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst
Comfort Inn University
2.5 out of 5
1 Flint Rd, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $59 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
1.31 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (695 reviews)

"It's a very nice place, our last night there were a dozen kids checked in and they were so loud and running around the lobby."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Comfort Inn University
Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
3 out of 5
4100 Sheridan Dr, Amherst, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $79 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
1.68 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (464 reviews)

"The hotel was very clean! And super close to everything."…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
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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

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Amherst?
Reikart House, Buffalo, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Hampton Inn Buffalo - Amherst, NY and Homewood Suites by Hilton Buffalo/Amherst as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Amherst, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Amherst.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Amherst?
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What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Amherst?
Based on reviews, Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst is a popular 2.5-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Motel 6 Amherst, NY - Buffalo and Rodeway Inn & Suites.
What's the best place to stay for families in Amherst?
Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst is a top 3-star aparthotel on Expedia for families, and features in-room kitchens and free parking. Other options for your stay with the kids include Homewood Suites by Hilton Buffalo/Amherst and Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst. Attractions like Lasertron and Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for couples in Amherst?
Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst is a favorite 3-star aparthotel for couples, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Another choice for a stay with your sweetheart is Buffalo Marriott Niagara.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Amherst?
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst and Candlewood Suites Buffalo - Amherst.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to University At Buffalo - North Campus?
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free WiFi and free parking. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from University At Buffalo - North Campus. Other good choices within a short distance include Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst and Buffalo Marriott Niagara.
What about the best place to stay close to Boulevard Mall?
One of the top choices for your stay is Royal Inn, located next to Boulevard Mall, and this property offers free WiFi and free parking. Motel 6 Buffalo - Amherst and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Buffalo Amherst are other good choices nearby.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Amherst?
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst is a top property for a beach vacation, and features free WiFi and free parking. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Beaver Island Beach or Emerald Beach.
What's the best high-end hotel in Amherst?
Reikart House, Buffalo, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant, and a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a luxurious stay.
What are some accommodations with pools in Amherst?
Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include Homewood Suites by Hilton Buffalo/Amherst and Buffalo Marriott Niagara.

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