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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent place for a overnight or a few days. The staff is great, the location is very good too. The cleaning, the space in the bathrooms and bedrooms is good too. All this with a good price. The hostel has a good kitchen and a excellent community room.

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Amazing staff. I met Don, Nicole (or so) and Cat (a lady). I met all of them on different duration and they well warm and kind. Don stood out for me. He took his time to explain the navigation from the hostel to Niagara Falls. I truly appreciated that. The hostel is located in downtown buffalo with easy access to...

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1Thank Ami0415
Zion, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This was a first for me. My daughter and I visited Niagara Falls and had some issues with hotels. We decided to stay at this Hostel and it was THE BEST! Right in downtown, CLEAN, friendly, met GREAT people, shared kitchen AND rented bikes!!! Best part of our trip!

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1Thank Cheri N
Melbourne
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Central location close to public transport, very friendly and helpful staff. Free tea, coffee and oatmeal in the kitchen!!! Free bike hire with a deposit. Very clean. Laundry facilities. Would definitely stay here again

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1Thank mish23
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

The location is great the staff are lovely and there is such a chilled out vibe throughout. There is free tea and coffee and the beds are soon comfortable. You feel secure throughout with the security card and the lockers. One other things that often lacks in hostels. The bathrooms are really smart and so spacious!! Great location near bars,...

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1Thank SarahJamie5
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Great place to explore Buffalo! Prime location in the center with close access to public transportation (including airport express bus). The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable and the rooms and common areas are lovingly decorated and clean. They even have bikes available. Explore the city or bike to Niagara Falls (cross bridge to. Canada, bring passport)!

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1Thank uliktz
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

This is my second time staying here, and I came to Buffalo to see 4th of July fireworks. Staff was really responsive even when my ID card stopped working at 2am, and they always gave me tips on things to see and what to do. They even put up with my mom calling to check in on me. I love...

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1Thank Armarlie G
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stayed here for 3 nights and this is 1 of the best places I have ever stayed at. Hotel, Motel, Resort, Hostel anything. The service from the staff was incredible - in a pretty great area. Don't write many reviews but felt compelled to write 1 for this spot.

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Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Clean, friendly and helpful staff and well decorated! They were super accommodating to our group of 14 students, 5 adults and two babies. The staff is friendly and helpful and we love that they support community events. I would definitely stay here again!

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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Good location at the downtown, just 1 hr to the falls and also fashion outlet nice and friendly staff Room is spacious even for 14 ppl Bathroom, linen and the room are clean only drawback is that the room facing the street is a bit noisy due to the metrorail

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Host to backpackers, travelers and out-of-towners, domestic and abroad, this independent & non-profit hostel is in the heart of downtown Buffalo's Theater District. We offer a communal homestead with our fully equipped kitchen, spacious lounges, laundry facilities, free wifi, book exchange, free store, complementary bag storage and a movie room with the finest selection of VHS tapes, oh and a ping pong table! Our local Buffalonian staff love this city and will gladly help you get from point A to point B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Buffalo-Niagara

Address: 667 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
Region: United States > New York > Buffalo
Price Range: RM147 - RM426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
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“Quieter seasons are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles 838missr, 17 Dec 2015 | Read review
“It's a hostel. Nothing in life is perfect. If you've found it please let me know. Cheers!”
 of 5 bubbles 548samf, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The all-male dorm was adequate for 2 nights. You'll choose a bed. Lower bunks are more desirable. Put your luggage on the bed to reserve it.”
 of 5 bubbles B2436NJrobertm, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Third level is good because the female bathroom has two toilets, and the second has one, BUT the second floor has the kitchen.”
 of 5 bubbles 714ashm, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the east side are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Toronto_Canada_Mark, 1 Jan 2015 | Read review
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