Comfort Inn University

1 Flint Rd., Amherst, NY 14226 United States (USA) near Exit 5b a on I-290 (~0.4mi)
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2.5 Star Property
42.990566 -78.791910
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4.0/5

Based on 474 guest reviews

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  • With an indoor pool!
  • Free breakfast
  • Airport shuttle provided
  • Avg. Group Discount of 27.5%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 102 rooms in property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group friendly rating of 10.0/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Bed - Free WiFi 37 Inch LCD Plasma TV Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Bed Accessible Mobility and Hearing Accessible 1st Floor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen Bed Sofa Bed - Free Hi Spd;wireless 32 Inch LCD Plasma TV 37 Inch LCD
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Double Beds - Free Hi Spd;wireless 32 Inch LCD Plasma TV Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Beds - Free WiFi 32 Inch LCD Plasma TV Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Double Room with 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates King Room with Roll in Shower Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Queen Bed with Twin Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

The Comfort Inn University is Located directly across from The University at Buffalo, the largest University in the SUNY system, Home to the Division I UB Bulls Football team. We are also less than a 2 minute drive from the Northtown Sports Complex, complete with Soccer fields, Baseball Diamonds, Ice Rinks, Exercise Facilities, and Sporting goods shop. Within a 15 Minute drive you can enjoy one of the 7 wonders of the world Niagara Falls, Downtown Buffalo and Harbor Center, Key Bank Arena and New Era Field.

Verified Reviews of Comfort Inn University

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Clean, ready, comfortable and friendly staff."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Nothing is worth an excellent review but pretty close. Kind staff, quiet hotel and very comfortable bed. Slept well.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
01-Jan-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Dec 28 to Fri Dec 29 2023 at a $96.85 average nightly rate.
"Adequate Hotel"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The room and hotel were adequate.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
10-Sep-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Aug 19 to Sun Aug 20 2023 at a $244.96 average nightly rate.
"Nice Hotel with Plenty of Parking"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
I will stay here again. Nice rooms, quiet and plenty of parking. Friendly staff, easy check in and out!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Jul-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Jul 24 to Tue Jul 25 2023 at a $120.58 average nightly rate.
"Very Nice Hotel & Plenty of Parking"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great staff, very helpful. Nice, comfortable room, very clean. Walking distance to food and plenty of parking.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Jul-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Jul 24 to Thu Jul 27 2023 at a $150.83 average nightly rate.
"Very Good Hotel"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Very good hotel. We have stayed at this hotel many times since the 1990's. We will return again as we have family living in the area.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Jun-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Jun 22 to Sat Jun 24 2023 at a $152.15 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 474 guest reviews

Property Description

The Comfort Inn University is located northeast of Buffalo, adjacent to the University at Buffalo's North Campus Flint Rd. entrance in Amherst, NY. Exit 5B off Interstate 290. We have guest rooms with either King size beds, Queen bed with a pull out couch, two Queen beds or two Double beds. Our meeting/conference room seats up to 40, and we can provide assistance with catering if needed or your own food may be brought in. During our Summer months, we also have several outdoor areas (i.e. Two patio's and grassy areas) for picnics or guest recreation. We do have available bus parking, but please let us know in advance if you travel by bus, so that we may plan for your arrival. We have just completed out renovations! Each room has been completely renovated and have new bedding, carpeting, bath surrounds, furniture, lighting and more! Find us and Like us on Facebook! Our page name is Comfort Inn University Amherst/Buffalo, NY

Green Sustainability

We have energy efficient bulbs through out the hotel.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3pm
Check Out: 11am
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Floors: 4
Rooms: 102
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 102
Handicap Rooms: 4
Rooms with 1 Bed: 34
Rooms with 2 Beds: 68
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 864 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 35 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
We have a heated Indoor Pool. The hours are 8:00am to 10:00pm. The depth of the pool ranges from 3'6" to 4'6".
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Our individual cancelation Policy states, a guest must cancel their reservation 24 hrs prior to arrival to avoid being charged the first night room and tax on their reservation. For Group Cancellation Policy please contact the Hotel.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 13.75%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.75%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Cleaning Fee: 50.00 Per Function (For damages only)
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Audio Visual Service Charge: 5.00 Per Day
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 0.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 10.00 Per Item (per dozen muffins)
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 10.00 Per Item (per caraf)
Banquet Soda: 1.75 Per Item (per 20 oz bottle)
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.75 Per Item

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Buffalo Niagara International Airport is 8 miles away

Local Shuttle Info: Guest shuttle service is available at the Front desk. We utilize Buffalo transportation service. This is a metered service and cost is based on distance traveled. This is a 24hr/7 days per week service.

Breakfast Information

Each morning our guests enjoy a complimentary full hot deluxe breakfast served daily from 6:30 AM- 9:30 AM. Some of the items included are omelets, bacon, sausage, Make your own Belgian waffle, fruits, yogurt, muffins, bagels, breakfast juice and much more! Hot beverages are available 24 hours/day.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are a pet friendly hotel. Our pet fee is $20 per pet per night. We cannot accept any pet over 200lbs. Domisticated pets only please.

Parking Info

Parking is Complimentary and we have more than enough room for buses, vans and larger vehicles.

Internet / WiFI

We have both wireless and hard wired internet available to all guest COMPLEMENTARY. HIGHSPEED WiFi

About Comfort Inns

  • Hot breakfast items with two waffle flavors, meat, and eggs
  • Free high-speed internet access and daily newspaper
  • Flat-panel TV's in each room
  • Pool and/or exercise facilities available based on location
  • Spacious seating areas in the lobby

The Comfort Inns highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Tim Hortons - Enjoy a classic Canadian breakfast at Tim Hortons, known for their coffee and freshly baked goods. Located 0.5 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Lunch: Duff's Famous Wings - Another popular spot for Buffalo wings, Duff's Famous Wings offers a variety of flavors to satisfy your cravings. Located 3 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Dinner: Anchor Bar - Famous for their Buffalo wings, Anchor Bar is a must-visit for delicious and authentic Buffalo-style cuisine. Located 2.5 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Activity: Explore Niagara Falls - Experience the breathtaking beauty of Niagara Falls, located just 20 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Break'n Eggs Creperie - Start your day with delicious crepes and other breakfast favorites at Break'n Eggs Creperie. Located 1 mile from Comfort Inn University.
  • Lunch: Ted's Hot Dogs - Enjoy a classic hot dog experience at Ted's Hot Dogs, a local favorite since 1927. Located 4 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Dinner: Chez Ami - Indulge in a fine dining experience at Chez Ami, offering a diverse menu and elegant atmosphere. Located 5 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Activity: Visit Buffalo Zoo - Spend the day exploring the Buffalo Zoo, home to a wide variety of animals from around the world. Located 7 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: Paula's Donuts - Treat yourself to freshly baked donuts and pastries at Paula's Donuts, a local favorite. Located 2 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Lunch: Charlie the Butcher's Kitchen - Try the famous Buffalo-style roast beef sandwich at Charlie the Butcher's Kitchen. Located 5 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Dinner: Pearl Street Grill & Brewery - Enjoy a delicious meal and craft beer at Pearl Street Grill & Brewery, a historic brewery and restaurant. Located 6 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Activity: Explore Canalside - Visit Canalside, a vibrant waterfront district offering activities, events, and beautiful views of Lake Erie. Located 8 miles from Comfort Inn University.

Previously known as:
Super 8 Motel

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Comfort Inn University

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Comfort Inn University.

Feel free to use the Comfort Inn University meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Amherst event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Meeting Room 1 24 x 18 x 8 432 --/-- -- 25 -- 15 -- --/-- -- -- --
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Meeting Room 1

Please note Projection equipment is available on a rental basis, please allow 48 hours for equipment to be aquired.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
432 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 18 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Half Day Rental:
$149.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$199.00 USD
Photo of Meeting Room 1

FAQs about Comfort Inn University

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Comfort Inn University have?

There are 102 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Comfort Inn University?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Comfort Inn University?

Each morning our guests enjoy a complimentary full hot deluxe breakfast served daily from 6:30 AM- 9:30 AM. Some of the items included are omelets, bacon, sausage, Make your own Belgian waffle, fruits, yogurt, muffins, bagels, breakfast juice and much more! Hot beverages are available 24 hours/day.

What parking is available at Comfort Inn University?

Parking is Complimentary and we have more than enough room for buses, vans and larger vehicles.

How much does internet cost?

We have both wireless and hard wired internet available to all guest COMPLEMENTARY. HIGHSPEED WiFi

Can I get a AAA rate at Comfort Inn University?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Comfort Inn University?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at Comfort Inn University?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a pool at Comfort Inn University?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. We have a heated Indoor Pool. The hours are 8:00am to 10:00pm. The depth of the pool ranges from 3'6" to 4'6"..

Can I get a group rate at Comfort Inn University?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 27.5%.

Testimonials:

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"Everything was fine and our group was treated well. I would use your site again and also let my friends know about it. Your site worked exactly as advertised." S. T. - Long Island, NY

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