Destination guide

Travel to artsy Downtown Buffalo

Enjoy the area's theater scene, live music and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Downtown Buffalo. This city's sporting events, museums and opera houses draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Kleinhans Music Hall and Pierce - Arrow Museum. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Downtown Buffalo

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Downtown Buffalo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Buffalo Zoo (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Aquarium of Niagara (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Delaware Park Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Bridgewater Country Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Cazenovia Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • South Park Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Downtown Buffalo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Downtown Buffalo is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Niagara Falls State Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Bridal Veil Falls (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Horseshoe Falls (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • American Falls (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Downtown Buffalo

The nearest airport is in Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), located 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), which is 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Buffalo-Exchange Street Station or Buffalo-Exchange Street Station to see more of the city. You can get around Downtown Buffalo by catching a ride on the metro at Allen-Medical Campus Station, Fountain Plaza Station or Summer-Best Station.

Where to stay around Downtown, Buffalo?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 16 vacation rentals near Downtown. From 5 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Downtown for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Downtown?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Downtown. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Niagara Square: 491 vacation rentals
  • Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park: 483 vacation rentals
  • Michigan Street Baptist Church: 478 vacation rentals
  • Coca-Cola Field: 480 vacation rentals
  • Canalside: 481 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Downtown?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 5 Houses in Downtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Downtown include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Studios: 10 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 16 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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