Best Western On The Avenue

510 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202-1304
Phone: 716/886-8333   |   Fax: 716/884-3070   |   60 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Experience the scenic beauty, bustling business centers and exciting attractions of upstate New York while staying at this pet-friendly Buffalo, NY hotel.

Located in heart of downtown Buffalo's theater and restaurant district, Best Western On The Avenue is the perfect location for an exciting getaway that has it all. Whether you're visiting the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Buffalo State College or the area's many government entities for business, or are in town for your favorite NFL or NHL team at Ralph Wilson Stadium or the First Niagara Center, there's no shortage of entertainment and relaxation options.

Fans of the theater often travel to Shea's Performing Arts Center and Kleinhans Music Hall for Broadway shows and performances by the famed Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, while shoppers and foodies alike indulge in the downtown area's many shops and renowned restaurants. Travel a bit further and you'll find the beautiful shoreline and a number of country clubs to work on your game.

Make the most out of your trip by taking the Peace Bridge to Canada, only a short two-mile drive from the hotel. From there, guests can explore the Canadian city of Fort Erie, Ontario - one of the fastest growing cities in the Niagara region. Continuing north, guests can also discover the amazing Niagara Falls, the most powerful waterfall in North America, and one of the most unforgettable natural wonders you'll ever experience.

After a long day of sightseeing or exploring the downtown area, guests feel right at home with well-appointed rooms featuring a number of surprising amenities, including satellite television with HBO®, high-speed Internet access and oversized desks in our upgraded Business Rooms. Guests also enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast, free parking and meeting/banquet rooms for small-to-medium sized events.

Ready for relaxation, an unbeatable value and a memorable stay? Make a reservation at the Best Western On The Avenue today and save! Enjoy your stay.

 

Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items.
  • Meeting facility
  • Banquet facility
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Elevator -glass
  • Free parking
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Interior corridor

Best Western On The Avenue

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Conveniently located, the best western on the avenue in Buffalo, New York is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 42.898834  /  Latitude: -78.874817

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: The west or south. Take New York State 90, take Exit Route 53 (190 North), Exit 7 (Church Street). The second light is Delaware turn left. Go approximately nine blocks and the Best Western On The Avenue is on the left side.

From: The north. Take Interstate 190 South to Peace Bridge/Porter Avenue Exit. Left on Porter 4 blocks, becomes North Street. Then take a right on Delaware. The Best Western On the Avenue is two blocks on right.

From: The east. Take New York State 90 into Buffalo area. Go through Williamsville tollbooth, 1.50 miles Exit 51W onto Route 33 Downtown. Exit Goodell, go past seven traffic lights, turn right on Delaware Avenue. The Best Western On The Avenue is 1.50 blocks on the left.

From: Canada Peace Bridge. Take Queen Elizabeth Highway South to the Peace Bridge. Once on the American side after passing U.S. Customs, vear to the left and then turn left onto Porter Avenue (after four blocks on Porter Avenue becomes North Avenue). Turn right on Delaware Avenue, the Best Western On The Avenue is located two blocks down on the right.

From: Airport. Take the Exit Buffalo/Niagara International Airport driveway and turn right onto Genessee. Get in the left lane and enter Route 33. This will bring you into Downtown Buffalo. Exit Goodell, then go up seven blocks turn right on Delaware the Best Western On The Avenue is two blocks on the left.

Best Western On The Avenue

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Completed in 1905, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery is one of Buffalo and western New York's most prestigious institutions. Neighboring Buffalo State College in Delaware Park, the gallery houses a collection of contemporary and modern works of art, with some pieces dating over 150 years.

Found on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, the gallery also puts on a variety of programs and events as well. Take public tours, sit in on extensive lectures, and of course, view world-class works of art from Van Gogh, Renoir, and more.

Allentown Art Festival

Annually held in Buffalo, the Allentown Art Festival is a prime destination for casual art fans and collectors alike. In fact, visitors from all over western New York continually make the pilgrimage every year and fill the streets with countess displays and exhibits for sale.

Paintings, pottery, sculptures, and even some unique displays will be set up, along with outstanding local food vendors and concessions. The festival is generally held in the Allentown Historic Preservation District of Buffalo during the month of June.

Brain Museum

A visit to New York can yield full days exploration, adventure, and so much more. From the very best family-friendly attractions to the impressive list of golf courses to try, New York never lets you down. Plan your next stay in the Buffalo region and head for the Brain Museum, found on the campus of the University of Buffalo.

Technically known as the Museum of Neuroanatomy, this edifying destination has been dubbed the Brain Museum bc of its collection of more than 80 brain specimens – from humans to all sorts of animals. You can find the Brain Museum within the Biomedical Education Building, admission is free, and tours are by appointment only.

Buffalo Niagara International Airport

The busiest airport in Upstate New York, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) serves the city of Buffalo, as well as western New York and southern Ontario. A public airport, BUF is owned and operated by the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority.

Spotted by the Buffalo Niagara Control Tower, BUF runs over 100 flights each day to over 20 destinations, and is serviced by airlines like American Eagle, Delta, United, JetBlue, and US Airways. Be sure to grab some famous Buffalo wings at the BNIA location of Anchor Bar.

Buffalo State College

Established in 1871, Buffalo State College is a public college located in western New York in the heart of Buffalo’s cultural center. BSC is a member of the State University of New York (SUNY) system, featuring six schools enrolling roughly 10,000 students.

BSC, also known as State University of New York College at Buffalo, features an active athletics program, showcasing the Buffalo State Bengals – fielding 16 Division III teams competing in several conferences, including the Empire 8 and the Eastern College Athletic Conference.

Buffalo Zoo

First opened in 1875, the Buffalo Zoo is located in the Delaware Park area of downtown Buffalo. Home to a wonderful variety of animals, the zoo has become the second most popular attraction in western New York.

This 23-acre zoo is home to some of the most exotic and endangered animals in the world, and historic sites like the Buffalo Zoo Entrance Court – listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. The zoo is not only a fun place to visit, but a great place to learn about animals and the zoo's conservation efforts.

Plan to attend of the fun events hosted throughout the year – including Zoo Snooze, BuffaLoveFest, and Wines in the Wild.

Canisius College

Founded in 1870, Canisius College is a private institution and can be found within the Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo. This western New York school is a four-year college featuring an enrollment of roughly 4,500 students, and is also one of 28 Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities.

The Canisius College Golden Griffins compete in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference with 17 teams – including basketball at the Koessler Athletic Center, Baseball at the Demske Sports Complex, and many more. The Golden Griffins have a fierce rivalry with Niagara Purple Eagles of Niagara University known as the “Battle of the Bridge.”

Coca-Cola Field

Located in western New York, Coca-Cola Field primarily serves as the home field advantage for the MiLB Buffalo Bisons. The Bisons are the Triple-A affiliate to the neighboring MLB team, the Toronto Blue Jays.

The ballpark was opened in 1988 with a seating capacity of 18,025 baseball fans. Aside from thrilling baseball, the ballpark frequently hosts a number of large events as well, like the National Buffalo Wing Festival, concerts, and so much more in Buffalo.

Erie Canalway Trail

Located in western New York, the Erie Canalway Trail is every bicyclist’s dream. This paved, scenic bike trail impressively runs from Buffalo to Albany, with numerous picturesque landscapes along the way.

Bicyclists can hop on and off the trail whenever they please, boasting an easy route fit for bicyclists of any skill level. View the Erie Canal along the way, as the trail runs parallel to the historic canal. 

First Niagara Center

Many New York visitors traveling to the western part of the state include a stop at Niagara Falls, one of the top attractions in America. While in the area, a visit to Buffalo is a must.

This second-most populous city after New York City, is home to the First Niagara Center, western New York's largest indoor arena. This 18,690-seat arena has been the home arena for the National Hockey League's Buffalo Sabres and the Buffalo Bandits of the National Lacrosse League, since it opened in 1996.

National Buffalo Chicken Wing Festival

Chicken wing fans rejoice – be sure to visit Buffalo during late summer and partake in National Buffalo Wing Festival, held at Coca-Cola Field in western New York. Buffalo, the birthplace of the buffalo wing, annually hosts the festival to celebrate the spicy morsel.

The festival features more than simply chicken wings, though. The festival gladly hosts live music, eating challenges, taste testing, and numerous cook-offs.

Niagara Falls

NY Attractions

Niagara Falls

Set on the Niagara River, Niagara Falls consists of the Horseshoe Falls, the American Falls, and the Bridal Veil Falls.

Forming a border between Ontario and western New York, Niagara Falls is located 20 miles north of Buffalo in the city of Niagara Falls.

Most of the falls are encompassed in the Niagara Falls State Park – the oldest state park in the country and a U.S. National Historic Landmark.

A part of the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area, the falls can be viewed from afar at Prospect Point Park, or up close with a Maid of the Mist tour.

Ralph Wilson Stadium

National Football League fans in the Buffalo area have a great reason to celebrate. Every football season, they cheer on the NFL's Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium. The stadium has been the home turf for the Bills since it opened in 1973 in Orchard Park – southeast of Buffalo in western New York.

"The Ralph" is named after the Buffalo Bills owner, president and founder, Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. This Pro Football Hall of Famer is one of the founding owners of the American Football League, and the stadium was named to honor him in 1998. Throughout the years, the stadium has hosted many top-name concerts, including The Grateful Dead, The Jacksons, and Bruce Springsteen

Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site

Located in western New York, visitors continually enjoy spending a day visiting the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site.  Visit the home, located in Buffalo, and stand in the very room where “Teddy” was sworn in as president.

Visitors can take guided tours, walk the grounds, learn the history, and even participate in educational enrichment programs. The Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site also hosts a variety of fun and educational events year round as well.

Tifft Nature Preserve

Located in western New York, the Tifft Nature Preserve provides a scenic respite from the hustle and bustle of Buffalo right along the shores of Lake Erie. Outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to explore the preserves many hiking trails traversing the entirety of the preserve.

Given its namesake, the Tifft Nature Preserve is dedicated to housing and maintaining some of the region’s most precious wildlife. Thus, animal viewing and bird watching are popular activities amongst visitors.

University at Buffalo

Established in 1846, the University at Buffalo is officially known as the State University of New York at Buffalo. Located in Buffalo in western New York, the four-year institution is a part of the larger State University of New York (SUNY) system.

UB enrolls roughly 30,000 students each year, studying in 13 academic schools throughout four different campuses. The Buffalo Bulls, or UB Bulls, compete with 20 Division I varsity teams in the Mid-American Conference at UB Stadium, Alumni Arena, and Amherst Audubon Field.

Western New York Theatre District

Located in downtown Buffalo, the Theatre District of Western New York houses unmatched entertainment and nightlife. The district is dedicated to preserving some of the city’s health and well being by housing a wealth of theaters, restaurants, boutiques, and so much more.

The district was founded in 1979, and has been delighting visitors and residents alike. Certain members include the Irish Classical Theatre Company, the Alleyway Theatre, and so much more.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Shea's Performing Arts
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Peace Bridge to Canada
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Waterfront
  • 2.00 mile(s) from HSBC Arena
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Ralph Wilson Stadium
  • 22.00 mile(s) from Niagara Falls
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Walden Galleria
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Northtown Plaza
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Boulevard Mall
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Southgate Plaza
  • 8.00 mile(s) from McKinley

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Tennis
  • 3.00 mile(s) from golf

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