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Beautiful Apartment In The Buffalo-Niagara Region

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type apartment

Overview

About the property

Close to Niagara Falls, downtown Buffalo, museums, restaurants, waterfront

Come enjoy all that our region has to offer and stay in this great apartment. There are two bedrooms, one full bath, with additional sleeping on a trundle bed in a sun room, a dining room that seats 6 and a fully equipped kitchen. Our place is fully equipped for your stay & within walking distance to the coolest neighborhoods in Buffalo!

The apartment is the lower in the house, and provides one off-street parking space and a back yard with fire pit, table/chairs, and hammocks for your use. Apartment features hardwood floors, central heat/air conditioning, WIFI, cable TV, and lots of space for your use.

Laundry is located in the basement. Towels and all bedding provided. Kitchen has microwave, gas stove, fridge, toaster, and coffee maker. We provide coffee, tea, and sugar for your first morning - if you require other foods, there are four grocery stores within a 2-3 mile radius of the apartment.

Guests enter the private apartment through an entrance that is shared with the upstairs apartment, which is also a short-term rental. Guests have access to the entire apartment, basement laundry, and backyard area with fire pit, hammocks and grill. There is also one off street parking space available, and additional parking is usually not a problem on our residential street.

We live next door and are always around to talk to guests about our city and give recommendations for places to go, restaurants, etc. We own 8 houses on the street, and our tenants and neighbors are very friendly. You will find the "17th Street Commune" - as we call it - to be very fun and inviting!

More Details

Owner
Becky Powell
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 July, 2017

About Becky Powell

I'm a lawyer and property investor in the City of Buffalo. Although I'm originally from Georgia, I've called Buffalo home for 25 years. I own multiple homes on one street in the city and my partner Carl and I have worked since 2010 to make them beautiful. Our goal was to provide wonderful places for people to live and to create a community in our little part of the world. We want to share it, and our awesome city, with people who want to come visit us.

I love to travel myself, although I stay a little too busy to do it a lot. By having visitors from around the world, I can experience one of the best parts of traveling - meeting cool people - without leaving home!

Becky Powell purchased this apartment in 2010

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is well-situated to all the major attractions of the Buffalo-Niagara region, including sports stadiums, downtown Buffalo, Niagara Falls, the Lake Erie waterfront, various museums, and great shopping and dining.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Bryant in Buffalo

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • In addition to two bedrooms, there is a sunroom with a trundle bed that sleeps 2.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • tennis
Notes:
We are 20 miles from Niagara Falls and 7 miles from the Buffalo Niagara Airport.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

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Beautiful Apartment In The Buffalo-Niagara Region
average rating of 4.5 based on 22 reviews
5

As advertised. Nice place. Great location. Great value.

  • 5 of 5

There were few places I could find within the city to accommodate a large group. I rented both upper and lower units for a small reunion. The place is as advertised, clean, comfortable. A request to change the setting for heat/air conditioning was no problem. Plenty of parking on the street. This is on the "edge" of Elmwood Village, but a very nice street. (I'm local, and I have noticed this area is definitely on the upswing.) We found the upstairs front room was great for gathering in the evening for socializing. The downstairs dining table was a gathering spot for breakfast. We cleaned up before we left, and our deposit was promptly returned. I would definitely rent either or both units again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice, summer getaway

  • 4 of 5

My husband and our friends wanted to visit Buffalo to see the falls. After reading that the American falls were the best, we decided to stay in Buffalo. The place was wonderful and exactly as listed. The only rough part was there is an apartment upstairs that is also rented and the renters clearly had an excited child as we were all woken up at 7:00 am to feet running back and forth through the apartment. Very hard to sleep through that every morning. For what we needed, it was great. But definitely look at the top apartment to rent if you are a light sleeper!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Spacious and great location. Awesome owners.

  • 4 of 5

Great stay and great food thanks to Carl's recommendations!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Mixed feelings about our stay, but overall very nice.

  • 4 of 5

I stood with my family for only two nights in the lower apartment. The apartment itself is very nice, spacious, and clean. A bit chilly for my liking. The owner did mention a few times to contact her anytime to adjust the thermostat via remote. However, I left a message at the wrong number. Obviously that was not her fault, but my oversight. The apartment upstairs was occupied by another family with children. The noised from the children running and playing vibrated throughout the downstairs apartment. When I finally did reach out to the homeowner at the correct number, she was very accommodating and quick to respond to our needs. Would I stay again? Definitely, but next time I think I would book the upstairs apartment instead to avoid the noise all together. I am sure it could have been an isolated incident specific to the renters above, and not a regular issue as I did not read that in any of the other reviews. Other than that, the place was everything we needed and more.

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice house. Overall enjoyed the stay.

  • 5 of 5

Nice location and very cooperative owner

  • Review Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

My niece and her family enjoyed their stay very much.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was a perfect fit for my niece, her husband and their 3 little girls... Plenty of room... each girl had their own space...the location was easy to get to and travel from - to The Falls and other places... we went to Rochester and spend the day at Strong Museum of Play... of course Niagara Falls on both sides of the border was a must as was a visit at night to see the lights...

All in all - this was the perfect plan to have my family here - close to me - yet not intruding on anyone's personal space.

Will definitely do this again when they come back to see Buffalo and The Falls.

Thanks, Becky!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Buffalo Niagara Airport
Car: necessary

Our house is near an area called the Elmwood Strip, you can walk there from the apartment in about 5 minutes and then walk for about a mile up Elmwood Avenue where there are various restaurants, shops, bars, etc. At the end of the Strip there are three wonderful museums, the Burchfield Penney Art Center (features WNY art), the Historical Museum (featuring all kinds of Buffalo history), and the Albright Knox Art Gallery (has a world-class modern art collection). We are also 20 miles from Niagara Falls and 7 miles from the Buffalo Niagara Airport.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Bryant, Greater Niagara

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£127
for 1 night
From
£81
From
£92
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £46.16
Refundable Damage Deposit £76.94

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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