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Top Downtown Buffalo Family Hotels

Buffalo Marriott at LECOM HARBORCENTER
3.5 out of 5
95 Main St, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $235 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (355 reviews)

"Great location friendly staff very clean close to highway"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 8, 2020

Buffalo Marriott at LECOM HARBORCENTER
The Mansion On Delaware Ave
4 out of 5
414 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY
The price is CA $301 per night from Oct 16 to Oct 17
4.6/5Exceptional! (322 reviews)

"I was very pleased with The Mansion on Delaware, it was not in downtown Buffalo but the staff did a fantastic job to take you there, having the hotel car service available was unexpected and appreciated. I will return this year, making plans for the summer. I would like to congratulate the staff ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 24, 2020

The Mansion On Delaware Ave
Lofts on Pearl Trademark Collection by Wyndham
3 out of 5
92 Pearl Street, Buffalo, NY
The price is CA $155 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 25
4.5/5Wonderful! (517 reviews)
Beautiful hotel

"This is a wonderful place!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Lofts on Pearl Trademark Collection by Wyndham

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Courtyard Buffalo Downtown / Canalside
3 out of 5
One Canalside, 125 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $188 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (439 reviews)

"Love the location even during a down time. Staff was helpful. Room was nice and big."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 5, 2020

Courtyard Buffalo Downtown / Canalside
Hampton Inn & Suites Buffalo Downtown
3 out of 5
220 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $133 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 23
4.5/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)

"Great time. One of the quietest hotels I’ve stayed in."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Buffalo Downtown
Hilton Garden Inn Buffalo Downtown
3 out of 5
10 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $144 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.4/5Wonderful! (724 reviews)

"Great hotel in the heart of Downtown Buffalo had a great view of the city from my room Because of the Covid 19 amenities such as the Gym wasn’t working and the Cafe where you can seat and enjoy a meal staff is very very friendly and on top of things will be back for sure"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 23, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Buffalo Downtown
Hotel at the Lafayette Trademark Collection by Wyndham
3.5 out of 5
391 Washington St, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $200 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
4.3/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"Great room! Lovely hotel! Centrally located within walking distance of restaurants and landmarks."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 4, 2020

Hotel at the Lafayette Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Wyndham Garden Buffalo Downtown
3 out of 5
125 High St, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $121 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.3/5Excellent! (971 reviews)

"Very clean hotel and centric, the only is the last 2 days i was smelling very bad the elevator."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 17, 2020

Wyndham Garden Buffalo Downtown
Embassy Suites Buffalo
3.5 out of 5
200 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $144 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.3/5Excellent! (977 reviews)

"It was great. I really enjoyed myself and would definitely come back."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 1, 2020

Embassy Suites Buffalo
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Buffalo Downtown - Medical CTR
2.5 out of 5
601 Main St, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellation
The price is CA $161 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
4.3/5Excellent! (986 reviews)

"Room was clean. Walls very thin; was on 4th floor & could hear people on sidewalk talking; not clearly enough to hear specific words. Staff friendly/ accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 3, 2020

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Buffalo Downtown - Medical CTR
Hyatt Regency Buffalo / Hotel and Conference Center
3.5 out of 5
Two Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, NY
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4.2/5Excellent! (1,070 reviews)
Very convenient

"Went to a concert and spent the night here. Very convenient!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Hyatt Regency Buffalo / Hotel and Conference Center
Best Western on the Avenue
2.5 out of 5
510 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $152 per night from Sep 24 to Sep 25
4.1/5Very Good! (564 reviews)

"The manager checked us in and gave a some great info on things to do in the area, he was so kind and fun, a great face for the hotel. Our room was clean, quiet and comfortable as was the rest of the hotel. I highly recommend this hotel!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 22, 2020

Best Western on the Avenue
Buffalo Grand Hotel
3 out of 5
120 Church St, Buffalo, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $78 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
3.2/5 (2,288 reviews)

"The hotel is really nice, rooms are clean but everything was closed bars, restaurants and pool due to COVID. The location is great, walking distance to many beautiful scenery and nice restaurants"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2020

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Where Should We Stay in Downtown Buffalo?

The historic destination of Downtown Buffalo is a great choice if you've been considering a vacation with the kids. The entertainment, museums, and sporting events are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Arrange a flight into Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), which is located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you might want to stay with the family, Expedia can help you find a great hotel in Downtown Buffalo that offers the amenities you need, whether that's a kitchen in your room or air conditioning.

When Should We Visit Downtown Buffalo?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Downtown Buffalo.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 79°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Driest months: February, March, April, and January, with an average rainfall of 2.88 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, December, September, and June, with an average rainfall of 3.87 inches
  • What Should We See and Do in Downtown Buffalo?

    While you are visiting Downtown Buffalo, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Kleinhans Music Hall and Coca-Cola Field. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Wilcox Mansion - Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site, Pierce - Arrow Museum, and Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park.

    Downtown Buffalo is also well-known for its:
    • Theater
    • Live music
    • Entertainment
    • Art
    • Sports
    • Museums
    • Historical sites

    Getting Around Downtown Buffalo

    Downtown Buffalo has transportation options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Allen-Medical Campus Station, Fountain Plaza Station, and Summer-Best Station. To venture out into the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Buffalo-Exchange Street Station or Buffalo-Exchange Street Station.

    Frequently asked questions

    What's Downtown Buffalo like for family-friendly vacations?
    You might want to consider the historic destination of Downtown Buffalo if you’ve been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The entertainment, museums, and sporting events are just some of the things that make this a good place for family vacations. Fly into Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF), which is the closest airport, or Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), which is located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the center of Downtown Buffalo.
    What's the best hotel for a family vacation in Downtown Buffalo?
    Embassy Suites Buffalo is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options for your stay with the kids include Buffalo Grand Hotel and Hyatt Regency Buffalo / Hotel and Conference Center.
    How many family-friendly hotels can I expect to find in Downtown Buffalo?
    Expedia has 13 family-friendly hotels and other accommodations in Downtown Buffalo.
    What's there to see and do with your family in Downtown Buffalo?
    KeyBank Center, Shea’s Performing Arts Center, and Sahlen Field are interesting attractions you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Downtown Buffalo. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Walden Galleria Mall, New Era Field, and Horseshoe Falls.

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