Where to stay around Amherst?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 69 holiday lettings near Amherst. From 37 houses to 25 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Amherst for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Amherst?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Amherst:

  • Waverly Beach: 15 holiday homes
  • Front Park: 23 holiday homes
  • Silvertown: 47 holiday homes
  • Bryant: 19 holiday homes
  • Allentown: 17 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Amherst?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Amherst. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village: 148 holiday lettings
  • Daemen College: 132 holiday lettings
  • University At Buffalo Center for the Arts: 134 holiday lettings
  • Oakwood Golf Course: 148 holiday lettings
  • Northtown Center at Amherst: 133 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Amherst listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Amherst?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 37 houses in Amherst. Our other popular types of Amherst holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Amherst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Amherst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Why people love visiting friendly Amherst

    The waterfalls and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Amherst. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the university setting, shopping and restaurants. Niagara Falls State Park and Bridal Veil Falls are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

    Sightseeing in and around Amherst

    Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Amherst a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Buffalo Zoo (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Aquarium of Niagara (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
    • Lasertron (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Grover Cleveland Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Adventure Landing (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Amherst Audubon Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)

    Exploring the waterfalls and other natural features in Amherst

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Amherst is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Niagara Falls State Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
    • Bridal Veil Falls (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
    • American Falls (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
    • Horseshoe Falls (15 mi / 24.1 km)
    • Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)