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Hotel @ The Lafayette

#11 of 22 Hotels in Buffalo
Certificate of Excellence
391 Washington Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
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Newmarket, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bought Bills tickets to see the Cowboys in December. Made a weekend out of it and stayed Saturday & Sunday nights. The hotel is very old yet very well maintained. Nice bar and restaurant on the premises and within Buffalo's "Brewery District". Simple to get to if you're crossing the border and about a 20 minute drive to Rich Stadium.... More 

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Salem, Massachusetts
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24 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here because my best friend was getting married here this past summer. The check-in process was smooth, though staff was not memorable. My boyfriend and I shared a 2 bedroom suite with another couple and we thought it was very cute and the decor was art deco. The construction was done cheaply as one of the closet knobs... More 

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Antarctic Peninsula
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

I love what they have done with this piece of Buffalo History. Way to go Rocco on helping to re-energize a dying Downtown. The Hotel is Beautiful and very well done. Make sure you check out Mike A's restaurant Bourbon and Butter. Not to be missed for sure!

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

My husband and I both work in downtown Buffalo and had bought tickets to see Stevie Wonder. We decided to make a night of it and went to dinner before the concert and then spent the night at the Hotel Lafayette. Our room was a junior suite and it was BEAUTIFUL and reasonably priced. I have one suggestion to the... More 

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Evan B, General Manager at Hotel @ The Lafayette, responded to this review

mcc857,. Thank you for staying with us and thank you for sharing your comments. We are so glad to hear that you found your room to be beautiful and reasonably priced. We realize there are several of hotels in this area for you to choose from, and we are honored that you decided to stay with us. We will certainly... More 

Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I went to visit the Hotel Lafayette on yesterday, and ate lunch there. Definitely a great place to visit in the downtown area of Buffalo! Parking space is limited but not hard to find. Lovely place!!!

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Evan B, General Manager at Hotel @ The Lafayette, responded to this review

Deaone, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, it is greatly appreciated. We are glad to hear you had the opportunity to try out one of our three restaurants while you were here, and it is great to hear that you enjoyed it. Thank you again for sharing your feedback and we look forward to your next... More 

Land O Lakes, United States
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Room was great, spacious and well appointed. Wish there were a few more outlets but it was adequate. Restaurant and bar service was fantastic. Convenient valet parking. Overall a great stay! A must go while in Buffalo.

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Evan B, General Manager at Hotel @ The Lafayette, responded to this review

Jeremy B, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your kind words. All comments are taken seriously and our team enjoys reading all of them as it helps us grow stronger. We strive to be the best of the best and guest feedback is a great take away to help us achieve that. It is so great... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

Lafayette is a beautiful hotel with the old murals restored in the main lobby and the old elevators bringing a touch of class. However, the interior decorations are out of place. The furniture is made from reclaimed aircraft and the bright steel contrasts against the old luxury. See through chairs and ceramic dogs, in my room felt odd at best... More 

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Evan B, General Manager at Hotel @ The Lafayette, responded to this review

jfinal1120, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your feedback it is greatly appreciated. We are glad to hear you felt the lobby decor, exterior, staff, and coffee were all what you were expecting. However, we are sorry to hear that you are not a fan of our interior guest room decor. Our rooms do all have... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

Loved LOVED loved our suite at the Lafayette last week. Plus the staff, restaurants and bar were all wonderful as well! Be sure to get a suite with the large King bed. Bathrooms are only so-so but the rest was awesome!

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Thank Kate R
Evan B, General Manager at Hotel @ The Lafayette, responded to this review

Kate R, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for the wonderful comments. We loved having you stay with us! We are thrilled that you had an excellent stay and felt our team was wonderful as well as our restaurants/bars. We have three restaurants inside the hotel and they all certainly do a great job and their food... More 

London, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

We loved this hotel. It's just a shame it's in Buffalo. We only had one night there but loved everything about it. The staff were beyond helpful, there's a coffee shop in the lobby, numerous food options and the rooms are quiet and well appointed. The style and decor is perfect. Classy but cool. I wish we could've stayed longer.

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Evan B, General Manager at Hotel @ The Lafayette, responded to this review

TlpperGee13, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your kind words. As a level 6 TripAdvisor contributor we realize you are very active on this site and appreciate that you took time to include us in your now 30 hotel reviews and 102 overall reviews. We feel very grateful and honored to be a part of that... More 

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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

The Lafayette Hotel is in a great downtown location in Buffalo which seems to be becoming more trendy. The hotel seems to promote itself more as a bar, restaurant and function venue but the 1 bedroom suites are enormous with full kitchens and great fit outs. Reception area can get a bit chaotic but the decor is fabulous Art Moderne.... More 

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Thank Ianbazza
Evan B, General Manager at Hotel @ The Lafayette, responded to this review

Ianbazza, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your wonderful comments. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your one bedroom suite with the full size kitchen. All of our one and two bedroom suites are very similar to apartments in the downtown area, with the hopes of being your home away from home. It is also... More 

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