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Chautauqua Lake Estates
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17.72 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Chautauqua

"Overall a good experience."…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

Chautauqua Lake Estates
Year-round Renovated Lakefront Cottage & Pet Friendly!
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21.53 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (76 reviews)
wonderful property

"Repeat customer"…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Year-round Renovated Lakefront Cottage & Pet Friendly!
Steps to the Beaches of Lake Erie 4br, 3BA Beautiful House
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1.12 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Fantastic Stay

"The property was perfect and close to everything. The house was beautiful inside and had everything we needed. Nice neighborhood and so close to the Lake with a beautiful park. Would absolutely stay again. I was concerned about there being no air but they had portable air along with great breezes ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Steps to the Beaches of Lake Erie 4br, 3BA Beautiful House
Angola Motel
2.5 out of 5
9159 Erie Road (Route 5), Angola, NY
The price is $55 per night
17.83 mi from city center
2.9/5 (33 reviews)

"Clean , slept well, very quiet , beds comfy , older but we knew that coming in, friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Angola Motel
Van Buren Bay Lake Erie Home
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4.24 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)
Plenty of room

"We enjoyed our stay! It’s a short walk to the beach but due to weather there wasn’t any beach. But we could walk to see the sunset. And there was a beach five minutes away that we went to every day. Plenty of seating and sleeping availability at the house. Great little shower to wash off the beach ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2019

Van Buren Bay Lake Erie Home
Lakefront Cottage in Historic Van Buren Point
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4.75 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Wonderful cottage with beautiful lake view!

"We had a fantastic time at Van Buren Point! The cottage was very clean and well-stocked with everything you could want for such a vacation. There are spectacular views of the lake from almost every room and the owner is very easy to reach and responsive to questions. The fire pit on the side of the ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Lakefront Cottage in Historic Van Buren Point
Theater Motel
2 out of 5
7592 East Route 20, Westfield, NY
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The price is $65 per night
15.18 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (191 reviews)

"It was a basic motel. Clean, comfortable and what was expected for the price. Front desk guy was very friendly"…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Theater Motel
Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn
2.5 out of 5
3912 Vineyard Drive, Chautauqua, Dunkirk, NY
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The price is $108 per night
1.99 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (466 reviews)

"Check-in was quick. Our room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The building and grounds were clean and picked up. Pool, gym and public areas were closed due to COVID-19. There was a 'grab and go' brown bag for breakfast instead of the breakfast buffet (again, due to COVID-19). Hand sanitizer ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn
The Dunkirk Motel
2 out of 5
310 Lakeshore Dr. W, Dunkirk, NY
The price is $105 per night
1.04 mi from city center
2.8/5 (6 reviews)
Nice place for an overnight trip!

"It was clean, quiet, and quite spacious. My daughter and I found the beds to be quite comfortable. Water pressure in the shower was great! The owners were very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

The Dunkirk Motel
Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
2.5 out of 5
30 Lake Shore Dr E, Dunkirk, NY
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The price is $119 per night
0.2 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (419 reviews)

"It had a nice view of Erie Lake and was convenient to nearby restaurants and bars."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
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Visiting Dunkirk

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Dunkirk, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its university setting, lakeside setting, and shopping. A top sight in the city is Lake Erie.

  • There are 36 hotels and other accommodations in Dunkirk
  • The closest major airport is in Jamestown, NY (JHW-Chautauqua County), 23.3 mi (37.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), 43.6 mi (70.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Dunkirk

Cultural venues in the city include Dunkirk Historical Museum, Fredonia Opera House, and Darwin R. Barker Historical Museum. The city is notable for landmarks like Lily Dale Spiritual Center, Dunkirk Lighthouse and Veterans Park Museum, and Graycliff Conservancy. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the lakeside and such places to visit as Lake Erie and Evangola State Park.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 36 hotels and other lodging options to select from in Dunkirk. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Quality Inn - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a 24-hour fitness center, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and helpful staff.
  • Clarion Hotel & Conference Center - Our customers like the dining options and beach locale at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • Theater Motel - With a stay at this 2-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a 24-hour front desk, along with an in-room refrigerator. Expedia customers like its overall value and quiet location.

One of the top places to see in the surrounding area is Chautauqua Institution, located 20.2 mi (32.4 km) from the city center.

Dressing for Dunkirk

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 49°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 19°F
  • From April to June, the average is 79°F during the day and 31°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 80°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 66°F as the daytime average and 22°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Dunkirk is 37.91 inches
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 79°F, while February and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 20°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Dunkirk?
Quality Inn is a favorite with Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn and Clarion Hotel & Conference Center as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Dunkirk, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best options available in Dunkirk.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Dunkirk?
To find more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Dunkirk, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Dunkirk?
Based on reviews, Theater Motel is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Holiday Motel Westfield and Econo Lodge.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Dunkirk?
Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good options for your family trip include Quality Inn and Econo Lodge. Attractions in the area like Chautauqua Belle Steamboat are also fun for the whole family.
What's the best hotel for a couple visiting Dunkirk?
The Fields of Eden Inn is a favorite 3.5-star guesthouse for couples, and features jetted bathtubs and free WiFi.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Dunkirk?
Holiday Motel Westfield is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn and Quality Inn.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Lily Dale Spiritual Center?
Luxe 4 Bed/3 Bath Cassadaga Lakefront-near Chautauqua/lily Dale/holiday Valley is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this resort features in-room kitchens and fireplaces. It’s located just a short 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Lily Dale Spiritual Center. Other good choices in the area include Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn and Econo Lodge.
What about the best place to stay near Lily Dale Assembly?
One of the top choices for your stay is Luxe 4 Bed/3 Bath Cassadaga Lakefront-near Chautauqua/lily Dale/holiday Valley, located a short 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Lily Dale Assembly, and this resort features in-room kitchens and fireplaces. Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn and Econo Lodge are two other good options within the area.
What's the best accommodation for a beach vacation in Dunkirk?
Quality Inn is a top hotel for a beach vacation, and features a seasonal outdoor pool and a restaurant. Angola Motel is another good option for your beach trip. Spend some quality time by the water at Evangola State Park.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Dunkirk?
Econo Lodge is a property featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Visit Shorewood Country Club or Hillview Golf Course to perfect your golf swing.
What are some accommodations with pools in Dunkirk?
Clarion Hotel & Conference Center is a top hotel with a seasonal outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Best Western Dunkirk & Fredonia Inn is one more option that features an onsite pool.

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