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Top Rated Amherst Hotels

Motel 6 Buffalo - Amherst
Motel 6 Buffalo - Amherst
2.0 out of 5.0 4400 Maple Rd, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$47
3.9/5 (32 reviews)

Great staff, clean, convenient location ; front desk was very accommodating

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2019
Motel 6 Buffalo - Amherst offers free WiFi in public areas and coffee in a common area. Free parking is included with your stay. Front-desk staff are standing ...
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst
2.5 out of 5.0 42 Flint Rd, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$62
3.5/5 (104 reviews)

It was just fine for the price. Not perfect....there was no way to control the AC or fan and the place could use a "deep clean", but the basics (linens, towels, tub, toilet all.seemed adequately clean). Sink had toothpaste splatters not wiped up. Comfy bed, decent linens. Friendly and helpful staff. ...

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2019
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst offers free WiFi in public areas and coffee in a common area. Free parking is included with your stay. The ...
Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst
Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst
3.0 out of 5.0 5020 Main Street, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$105
4.6/5 (37 reviews)

there was only 1 employee, Jennifer, that was friendly. Everyone else never smiled or wished us a good day. When I checked out, I was not even told “like I hope you stay with us again” etc. It’s a small thing to smile and to wish your customer a good day when they are staying with you. When I came ...

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019
Built in 2015, the brand new Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst offers an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. There's free parking, as well as a free ...
Home2 Suites by Hilton Amherst Buffalo
Home2 Suites by Hilton Amherst Buffalo
2.5 out of 5.0 3820 Ridge Lea Rd, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$83
4.0/5 (7 reviews)

Staff was very friendly pool was fun Breakfast was ok

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2019
Guests staying at Home2 Suites by Hilton Amherst Buffalo enjoy an indoor pool, a health club, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking is available if you ...
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Buffalo Amherst
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Buffalo Amherst
2.5 out of 5.0 145 Innkeepers Lane, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$89
4.2/5 (18 reviews)

Nice new la Quinta, nice area and close to everything. Breakfast was only ok, nothing special. Internet system was slow and not satisfactory but overall compared to other places this was excellent place to stay..

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019
At La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Buffalo Amherst, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, take advantage ...
Buffalo Marriott Niagara
Buffalo Marriott Niagara
3.5 out of 5.0 1340 Millersport Hwy, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$119
3.7/5 (52 reviews)

Excellent customer service. Great check in. Breakfast was really good and the staff treat you very good

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019
Buffalo Marriott Niagara features an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a health club. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free airport shuttle ...
Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst
Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst
3.0 out of 5.0 1290 Sweethome Rd, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$114
4.7/5 (20 reviews)

All the staff was super courteous. We arrived at 1am with 3 children and our room was completely ready. No hassles. Breakfast was the best we’ve had in the U.S. Omelettes, cold cuts, many pastries, juices coffee, fruits etc not your typical continental breakfast. Great location too. Only 20 min to ...

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019
Guests of Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, take advantage of free ...
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
2.5 out of 5.0 3880 Rensch Road, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$93
4.3/5 (7 reviews)

not fast respond for servicing fitness and swim pool areas

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019
Guests of Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University have access to an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. A stay here includes ...
Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
3.0 out of 5.0 4100 Sheridan Dr, Amherst, NY
Free Cancellation
$88
4.5/5 (13 reviews)

Staff was helpful and friendly for out of state guests

Reviewed on May 29, 2019
At Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. There's free parking, as well as a free airport ...

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Finding a Hotel in Amherst


So you're considering a holiday to Amherst? If you want a place to call home that's located close to Amherst attractions, use Orbitz to pick your travel dates, and then presto! Look through the list of hotels and other accommodations to find those that are located near what you want to see.


Whether you're searching for a cozy B&B or a budget-friendly motel, Amherst has 21 accommodations including:

  • 14 hotels
  • 2 aparthotels
  • 4 motels

We make it easy to find a convenient flight to Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), which is 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from the city center. Find the perfect flight in a flash by using the filters on our site to narrow down your search.


Accommodations in Amherst


To get lodging that has all the extras you want in a hotel, use Orbitz to get your must-have amenities whether that's a pool, free parking, or a kitchen.

If you want to grab a bite before heading out and about to discover your surroundings, consider one of these Amherst properties, known for their great free breakfast:

  • Comfort Inn University
  • Rodeway Inn & Suites
  • University Manor Inn

Go swimming when you stay at one of these Amherst properties, noted for their pools.

  • Courtyard by Marriott Buffalo Amherst/University
  • Sleep Inn
  • Staybridge Suites Buffalo-Amherst

If airport transport is important to you when you travel, these are the top Amherst properties that provide a free shuttle to and from the airport:

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Buffalo - Amherst
  • Residence Inn Buffalo Amherst
  • Buffalo Marriott Niagara

What's the Weather Like in Amherst?


If you need to know whether to pack sunblock or a coat for your Amherst getaway, the below weather information may be useful. Amherst is typically warmest in July and August, while it’s usually the chilliest in January and February. The rainiest months are November and September, while the driest months are normally February and March. Here's an overview of rain and seasonal temperatures so you'll be fully prepared for all that Mother Nature can deliver:


  • January to March: average temp during the day is 48°F and 18°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 79°F and 31°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 80°F and 48°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 65°F and 20°F at night
  • Annual average rainfall: 40.47 inches

Things to See and Do in Amherst


Enjoy the local culture in family-friendly Amherst including the sporting events, and then get some fresh air at the waterfalls. Explore these well-known attractions during your visit:

  • Boulevard Mall
  • Lasertron
  • Daemen College
  • University At Buffalo - North Campus
  • University At Buffalo Center for the Arts
  • Oakwood Golf Course

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