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Best Western - On The Avenue
Ranked #14 of 24 Hotels in Buffalo
Barry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 May 2012

Hi all, spent a night whilst traveling on to Mount Rushmore, room offered was great and using a voucher from the HOTEL VOUCHER BOOK not expected as we usualy get the back box room.

Voucher inc an American Hot Breakfast, which turned out to be one of those con's that gives you one free item with coffee or tea, come on, how does that work as a breakfast, so if you take the cereal option, then that's it!?! zappo, nil, nothing else, or you can order two hot items - who eats a cooked breakfast with 2 items!

But on a slight plus side the coupon would give you 25% off a Breakfast Menu - Oh what a con! - this only helps to drag down what otherwise be a good quality Motel.

Reception Staff - realy good, room was realy good, no bad smells, no bathroom marks and the Tv was to die for, every station that exists, ok I exagerate, but it was great.

?Would I stay again, yes, but not for the breakfast.
Enjoy!

Room Tip: use a room voucher code and save bucks, on line this room will cost you about 15 to 20% more than a...
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  • Stayed May 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 14 May 2012

We just got back from spending the day to visit the Darwin Martin House in the Parkside ,as well as see his Blue Sky Mauseleum in Forestlawn Cemetary neighbourhood (8 minutes away by car). We stayed at the Best Western on the Avenue because it was central to the places we wanted to visit. AllenTown and the Elmwood Village were a short walk from the hotel, as well as the downtown. We would suggest not walking downtown on Sunday afternoons at this time of year because most businesses seemed to be closed. The hotel was booked solid due to a busload of tourists but our room was quiet and we weren't kept up by the slamming of doors. Our room was clean and updated and the staff at the desk and in the breakfast room were extremely helpful, gracious and professional. This was our second stay here and we'll definitely go back again. 2 Canadians

  • Stayed May 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 15 April 2012

We stayed one night at the Best Western on the Avenue, April 13, 2012. We were in town for a concert..... the hotel was reasonably located to the downtown area near the Arena.

We couldve easily walked to the show at the Arena, but chose to take a taxi for time reasons. The front desk was very good to get us a taxi ASAP.

The hotel in general is in good repair. The rooms were really nicely appointed, and were very quiet, although it appeared the hotel was quite full. We've stayed in some hotels where you hear everything going on outside room, whereas this hotel had great soundproofing (at least it appeared to us to be).

The complimentary breakfast in the morning was quite good as well. Lots of choices etc., If i'd make one suggestion, it would be to improve the strength of the coffee, but otherwise it was all good.

We discovered as we were to leave, that our HWY was shutdown for construction. Dawn, one the hotels employees took the time to jot down an alternative route back to Niagara Falls, NY.

All in all, a good choice if you're visiting that area of BUffalo.

Room Tip: IF you like stronger coffee, there is a Starbucks just down the street
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 3 April 2012

We stayed here in December and have been meaning to write about it ever since. The staff was so kind to us, the rooms immaculate, and we awoke Christmas morning to a lovely complimentary breakfast in the hotel. Throughout our comings and goings, the front desk people served us well. We will definitely be back ! Such a good deal for the price.

Room Tip: so quiet on the higher floors.
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  • Stayed December 2011, travelled with family
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 1 April 2012

This hotel was awful! We booked it last minute when most of the other hotels in the area were sold out. I would recommend avoiding it and staying in another area if this is the only downtown hotel with availability.

From the outside the hotel appears to be relatively modern but the lobby, hallways, breakfast area and the rooms are very outdated and dirty. Room 204 in particular should be avoided; it is located directly outside the elevator and ice machine. The walls are paper thin and you can hear every conversation in the hallway clearly. You can also hear the automated voice in the elevator say “second floor’ every single time the door opens. Additionally, the entire room was grimy, had mismatched furniture, dirty carpet and a filthy armchair.

The ‘continental breakfast’ was truly awful. The dimly lit banquet room was dirty and breakfast mostly consisted of cereal, old fruit and pop tarts.

The parking arrangement is also strange. There are a very limited number of spots directly outside the hotel requiring us to walk to a neighbouring parking lot. Not ideal when carrying luggage in the snow.

This is one of the dirtiest hotels I have ever stayed in. Again, I recommend avoiding it.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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Property: Best Western - On The Avenue
Address: 510 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202-1304
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Region: United States > New York > Buffalo
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in Buffalo
#9 Romantic Hotel in Buffalo
Price range (per night): ₹ 8,861 - ₹ 15,989
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Best Western - On The Avenue 2.5*
Number of rooms: 61
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