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Richmond, Virginia
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We stayed here during our grandsons hockey tournament. Not what I would have chose for a family stay. There is no complimentary breakfast everything is a-la-carte in their restaurant and not cheap for a family! First hotel I was ever in that didn't have coffee and tea in the lobby. This hotel is definitely for the business client, very modern... More 

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Carolina, Puerto Rico
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400 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I stayed here two nights ago while visiting my son at SUNY@Buffalo. The room was great and so was the "white noise" option. I slept great.... I just thought it was strange they had no complementary coffee in the morning..... unlike most hotels I stay at. You had to buy it at their breakfast area.... however, I did get the... More 

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Albany, NY
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212 reviews
59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Newly appointed renovation in lobby has nice appeal on entrance. Bathroom ridiculously small in hotel room..not functional for more than one person staying in room. Guess what annoyed me the most was a) not being upgraded in room type yet hotel was empty and I'm Platinum/Chairman level b) upon room check-in my daughters found empty beer bottle and molded orange... More 

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Newfane, New York
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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Room was extremely clean/well-kept, as was the rest of the property. Outdoor space was nice, as it should be in a Courtyard (hence the name..). Pool was small-ish, but well maintained. Check-in was quick, probably less than 5 minutes in and out. Plenty of restaurants and activities close by. Only suggestion is that staff may want to pick a less... More 

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North Carolina
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Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

I fly for business frequently and therefore spend more than half the month at hotels. This Courtyard by Marriott is one of the best. Airport shuttle is quick and on time. Facility and rooms are clean, and staff is very friendly and helpful. A special thanks to front desk staff member Ashley for being very helpful during my stay.

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Tampa, Florida
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016

A very nice hotel to stay and not very expensive as it is little far from the Niagara falls. Pros: 1) Good value hotel 2) Clean and spacious rooms 3) Modern facilities Cons: 1) 45 minutes drive from Niagara falls

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

While my room was clean and in good condition the management here doesn't give you any frills. Not a bad place to stay, but for business travellers that are used to certain extras like coffee and newspapers you will be disappointed. I will say that the staff was great.

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Dave G, General Manager at Courtyard Buffalo Amherst/University, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment regarding your stay in Buffalo. The entire Courtyard brand does not include coffee in the lobby, it is not a decision of local management. we do however provide both the Wallstreet Journal and the USA Today to our guests. These papers are located in the lobby of the Hotel. I am also pleased that the... More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015

I stayed at this hotel weekly from October through November 20115. I was very impressed with this hotel. It was always very clean in the places I frequented most; the room, lobby and restaurant. While checking out the second week I stayed there I mentioned to the staff at the check-in counter that I was very pleased with my particular... More 

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Dave G, General Manager at Courtyard Buffalo Amherst/University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. Marriott's spirit to serve is top priority for the staff. I will pass along your comments to each and every associate. Thank you again. More 

Bangalore
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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed here when I went to Niagara Falls last weekend. Little far from Niagara Falls (~16 miles). Otherwise the hotel is pretty decent and I always enjoy staying in Marriott. Breakfast options were very limited. Close to the highway and easily accessible.

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Canada
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48 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We (my family) booked 2 rooms so we could do some shopping. This hotel is about 10 minutes away from Walden Galleria. We were quite happy when we walked in. The lobby is bright and very clean. We had a quick check in with a very friendly attendant. Even better when we got to our floor-the hall was spotless. Better-our... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Additional Information about Courtyard Buffalo Amherst/University

Address: 4100 Sheridan Drive, Amherst, NY 14221 (Formerly Courtyard Buffalo Amherst)
Region: United States > New York > Amherst
Price Range: $150 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Buffalo Amherst/University 3*
Number of rooms: 108
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“Check carefully what is included in your package.”
 of 5 bubbles D8850ELbillc, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try not to get a room near the elevator. We were right across from the elevator and it became somewhat noisy in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles choosingheaven, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms we had were good”
 of 5 bubbles UrszulaC, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room on a higher floor. Rooms opposite highway may be quieter but my family was on the highway side and didn't hear the traffic.”
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“Good choice between the Falls and Bills home.”
 of 5 bubbles Dog_Wally, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
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