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Erie Basin Marina

329 Erie St, Buffalo, NY 14202
716 842 4141
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Ranked #16 of 97 Attractions in Buffalo
Type: Marinas
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lima
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192 reviews 192 reviews
32 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The gardens at the Erie Basin Marina are beautiful. The plants have labels on them so you can research ones that you like. The marina is connected to the Naval Park and Canalside. The Hatch is a great casual restaurant to eat at.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We went to watch the regatta. Inspiring view. We walked up into the tower and that was a breath taking view.

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Connecticut
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Brought out the chairs and a glass of wine and watched the sunset. Very relaxing and fun. It can get windy so bring a blanket.

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Great area to relax with some fabulous street food while running from seagulls. That's not a negative. I wanted the whole outdoor experience, and I got it at the Marina.

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Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Our latest visit to the Erie Basin Marina was in May during the Heritage Centers' 5K Walk/Run where the halfway point was the new Buffalo Lighthouse. We have, in the past, visited the Marina many times to walk, board the Miss Buffalo, grab a bit to eat at The Hatch, or just watch a glorious sunset over Lake Erie. It... More

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Buffalo, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Had a great afternoon at the Erie Basin Marina last week. Gorgeous day to get away and cool the jets of your busy day. Strolled around, watched the sailboats sailing by on the calm and warm lake day on the river. Really relieves the stresses of the day just to sit back, relax and watch the slow sails going by... More

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is hands-down, my favorite spot to visit in Buffalo during the summer months. It's a wonderful place to walk or sit and relax on the water regardless if you have a boat or not. Climb up the look out tower at the end of the road and you'll have a spectacular 360deg view of the city of Buffalo, Canada... More

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Buffalo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Nice marina/park, in downtown Buffalo, with an observation tower at the end of it. Lots of people can be seen walking on the wall, enjoying the views of Lake Erie. The kids love climbing up the stairs to get a better view from the tower. If you head the other way you can enjoy the gardens that are located along... More

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Niagara Falls, NY
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I've been a local since 1987 and I am so excited about the changes in the waterfront! There are lots of nice open spaces and seating to relax and enjoy the sunset or just a beautiful day. I've been to the naval park and always enjoy. There is now a restaurant/bar with a patio and every time I go (although... More

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Burlington, CT
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Not far from bustling downtown Buffalo is this attractive waterfront area. We watched a catamaran cruise departing while we strolled the waterside walkway. There were plenty of others like us finding a good vantage point to watch the sunset over the lake. Occasional passing sailboats and the nearby lighthouse also make for some scenic photos.

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