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Hotel @ The Lafayette

391 Washington Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
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Ranked #10 of 21 hotels in Buffalo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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New york
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the decor of our suite, which had almost everything you'd expect In a standard hotel room (however, there was no iron, just an ironing board). My only complaint was that the room was SO LOUD. We were by the elevators, so that noise was constant, and we couldn't sleep because we could hear the showers and toilets running... More

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Southampton, Bermuda
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When traveling to see friends in Buffalo I chose to stay at the Hotel at the Lafayette once again. Everything was spectacular from Alex at the front desk, to the valets when going to and from, this spectacular hotel gets top marks in my book!!!

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Kenmore, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an open letter to Rocco Termini. It is part love letter, part plea. Mr. Termini, I am so thankful for you for buying and restoring this wonderful hotel in the heart of our wonderful city. It is beautifully done and you re to be commended for it. We stayed last night in one of the suites and had... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After having stayed here, I can't see why anyone would go back to the Hampton Inn. The rooms are stunning, spacious and very tastefully decorated. The pricing for what you get is very hard to beat. Especially if you're from Toronto, you'll be shocked at what you get for $200 a night. On the improvement side, Hotel@Lafayette can feel a... More

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73 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking into this place is like dropping in on sepia toned movie set from the 1930's. It has character out the wahzoo. Way cool. We stayed in a 2 bedroom on the 3rd floor(302). It cost $270.00 after AAA discount. Valet parking was another $20.00.Never had to wait for my car. This place gets a lot of weddings and we... More

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Niagara Falls, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

If you are happy staying at the Red Roof, then do so. If you want an authentic historic experience with modern touches, The Lafayette is for you. Each room is unique with amazing murals on the wall of the world's fair that was hosted in Buffalo in 1901. The hotel was designed and constructed by Louise Bethune, the world's first... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed the Canadian long weekend at the Hotel Lafayette in a two bedroom suite comfortable to fit the needs of my family of 6. Spacious enough with two full bathrooms, a full kitchen and two private queen sized bedrooms. We loved the unique look of the hotel and the rooms. We were told it was originally built in 1904... More

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Columbus, Ohio
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised with this hotel. The junior suite was awesome. Fireplace, living space, desk, bedroom, glass walled shower and two TV's. I was literally in awe with how nice this hotel was and spacious. The building itself is very cool. It's old, and you could literally get lost in all the different staircases and hallways. The bed was... More

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Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This place is a JOKE- STAY at the Hyatt There is ONE - count em ONE receptionist in the morning she answers the phone while the line for check out snakes through the lobby Alll the cool art Deco stuff in the rooms doesnt work The fireplace has Automatic PAPER Flames The GYM has equiptment from a yard sale Maybe... More

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Address: 391 Washington Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
Location: United States > New York > Buffalo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Buffalo #7 Romantic Hotel in Buffalo #9 Business Hotel in Buffalo
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The Hotel @ The Lafayette is a historical landmark built by America’s first professional female architect, Louise Blanchard Bethune in 1904, and has been painstakingly restored to its original beauty in 2012. It boasts thirty-four boutique guest rooms, three mouthwatering restaurants, and five breathtaking ballrooms. ... more   less 
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