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    Hotel @ The Lafayette

    391 Washington St, Buffalo, NY 14203-2108
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          US$232
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          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good29%
          • Average10%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible4%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 286 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Great hotel, very charming architecture designed by the first American woman architect Louise Bethane. The ambiance in the lobby, the bar, restaurant, rooms, etc. is very warm and unique. The hotel is in close proximity of Canalside where there is a lot do and see...More

          1  Thank TorontoPino
          Response from Steve W, General Manager at Hotel @ The LafayetteResponded 1 week ago

          It sounds like you really took advantage of your visit to Buffalo, and we are thrilled that you enjoyed it so much! Special thanks for recognizing our team members. We love provided great experiences for our guests, and we love hearing that feedback as well....More

          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 2 May 2017

          A historic hotel with wonderful creative art pieces everywhere. The friendly welcome you receive starts your experience of this classic Buffalo hotel. A+ . Everything Buffalo located within walking distance.

          1  Thank skaszab2016
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We recently stayed in a Junior Suite which was spacious and well furnished. The hotel staff were so accommodating: allowing us into the room when we arrived early and helping us with information. We ate in the restaurant downstairs and my husband (who is a...More

          Thank cherylanne_11
          Response from Steve W, General Manager at Hotel @ The LafayetteResponded 1 week ago

          Thanks for the great review Cherylanne! We are happy that you got to enjoy not only the hotel, but the Pan American Grill and Public Espresso as well. The Hotel Lafayette is a busy place, and we will be sure to have more exciting things...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          I was in town for a huge conference and didn't seem to have too many hotel options. I actually picked this hotel based on online photos. I love old buildings and I'm guessing this one dates back to the 1920s. The decor was amazing. My...More

          Thank Rob H
          Response from Steve W, General Manager at Hotel @ The LafayetteResponded 1 week ago

          Thanks for visiting us Rob. You are correct that the Hotel Lafayette is a historic building, and in fact opened for guests back in 1904! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back so that you can explore...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          First, don't let the map location deceive you. What looks like a downtown location is in an area that turns into deserted ghost town as soon as normal business hours end. What you're left with downtown are crackheads and homeless people after dark. Then you...More

          Thank Matt B
          Response from Steve W, General Manager at Hotel @ The LafayetteResponded 4 weeks ago

          We appreciate for feedback Matt, and are sorry to hear that your experience here in Buffalo did not exceed your expectations. Our boutique hotel is definitely not your cookie cutter hotel experience, which is precisely what the vast majority of our guests love about us....More

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          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
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          • US$166 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #4 Romantic Hotel in Buffalo
          • #8 Business Hotel in Buffalo
          • #8 Family Hotel in Buffalo
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
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          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 57
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          thevales2017
          how far is it to the Elm St. shopping area? Does valet parking cover 24 hr period and have in and out privledges
          11 February 2017|
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          Response from Penny M | Reviewed this property |
          Yes hotel does have in and out parking services with Valet. I'm not sure about Elm st shopping never heard of that?
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          traveleer1
          Hi, Is there a free shuttle bus to Walden Galleria from this hotel?
          21 October 2016|
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          Response from Darlene K | Reviewed this property |
          No, there is no free shuttle to the Walden Galleria.
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          AcadianJo
          Distance from First Niagra Centre? Is it in a safe area for two female travellers
          18 July 2016|
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          Response from Lady_Dee |
          Walking to the First Niagara Ctr. is perfectly safe. I would recommend taking the FREE train down Main St. to Lafayette Square Station on the return trip at night.
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          "There's not much to look at outside so no view really. I always request to be further away from the..."
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          "Suites are worth it"
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          "Higher rooms would probably get a better view of their little terrace."
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          "ask for a view of the city"
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