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Olean New York Accommodations

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The Olean center point is around 14 miles northeast of Penn Brad Oil Museum and 22 miles northeast of Bradford Regional Airport.

Olean is located in Cattaraugus County, New York, in the southwestern part of the state. It is the largest city in the county, serving as the business, entertainment, financial, and transportation center. Just under 14,000 people live in Olean, and the city sits on 5.9 square miles of land and 0.27 square miles of water. Its location is in the spot where the Allegheny River and Olean Creek meet, near the Southern Tier Expressway on New York State Route 17 and Interstate 86. More from this guide...

Olean Hotels/Accommodations

Holiday Inn Express Olean 101 Main St., Olean, NY 14760
  • Three Star Downtown property
  • Comp. Breakfast
Best Western Plus University Inn - Olean 3051 West State St., Olean, NY 14760
  • 3 star Rural property
  • 60 rooms in hotel
  • World class service
  • Food is to die for
Knights Inn Olean Ny : 3139 West State St. 3139 West State St., Jamestown, NY 14760 ~2.46 miles west of Olean
  • Economical hotel
  • Check in time: 15:00
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Olean / Allegany - Olean 3234 Nys Route 417, Olean, NY 14760
  • Cheap hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Most guests thought they were poorly maintained
  • Best value for money
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Olean - Olean 3270 Route 417, Olean, NY 14760
  • Low Cost Rural hotel
  • 3 floors in property
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Americas Best Value Inn 920 East Main St., Bradford, PA 16701 ~12.30 miles southwest of Olean
  • Low-priced property
  • Free comp. breakfast
Cuba Econo Lodge - Cuba 1 North Branch Rd., Cuba, NY 14727 ~12.92 miles northeast of Olean
  • Two-star Highway property
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • Tasty breakfast
  • Fantastic service
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Holiday Inn Express Bradford - Bradford 30 Tarport Dr. Extension, Bradford, PA 16701 ~13.95 miles southwest of Olean
  • Low-priced Highway property
  • 3 floors in hotel
Best Western Plus Bradford Inn 100 South Davis St., Bradford, PA 16701 ~14.38 miles southwest of Olean
  • Three Star Highway property
  • Free breakfast
  • Amenities are good
  • Very nice, clean hotel
Comfort Inn
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76 Elm St., Bradford, PA 16701 ~14.43 miles southwest of Olean
  • Inexpensive property
  • 48 rooms in property
  • Pool temperature was perfect
  • Most guests were happy with the bathroom
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Econo Lodge 515 South Ave., Bradford, PA 16701 ~15.44 miles southwest of Olean
  • Low priced hotel
  • 48 rooms in hotel
Dudley Hotel Salamanca in Salamanca 132 Main St., Salamanca, NY 14779 ~15.83 miles west of Olean
  • Midscale property
  • Check in time: 16:00
The Inn at Holiday Valley - Ellicottville 6081 Rt 219 South Po Box 370, Ellicottville, NY 14731 ~16.98 miles northwest of Olean
  • Three Star hotel
  • Fitness center on property
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Holiday Inn Express 779 Broad St., Salamanca, NY 14779 ~17.43 miles west of Olean
  • Three Star Resort hotel
  • 68 rooms in hotel
  • Breakfast is good
  • World class service
Edelweiss Ski Lodge 27 Jefferson St., Ellicottville, NY 14731 ~18.52 miles northwest of Olean
  • Midscale Resort hotel
  • 4 floors in property
Wingate Inn by Wyndham Ellicottville Ny - Ellicottville 11 Mill St., Ellicottville, NY 14731 ~18.53 miles northwest of Olean
  • 3 star Resort property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Location is superb
  • Most guests thought the building was wonderful
From$93
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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Wellsville : 30 West Dyke St. 30 West Dyke St., Wellsville, NY 14895 ~24.82 miles east of Olean
  • Cheap property
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Springville : 270 South Cascade Dr. 270 South Cascade Dr., Springville, NY 14141 ~32.22 miles northwest of Olean
  • Economy Suburban hotel
  • 18 suites in property
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Holiday Inn in Warren 210 Ludlowt St., Warren, PA 16365 ~39.40 miles west of Olean
  • 3-star hotel
  • Hotel has 110 rooms
  • Vibe is not too good
  • Air conditioner was very loud
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Red Roof Inn Jamestown Falconer - Falconer 1980 East Main St., Falconer, NY 14733 ~39.51 miles west of Olean
  • Low Cost Highway property
  • 2 floors in hotel
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Hampton Inn & Suites Warren 3291 Market St. Extension, Warren, PA 16365 ~39.58 miles west of Olean
  • Three Star hotel
  • 69 rooms in property
Beaver Hollow Conference Center
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1083a Pit Rd., Java Center, NY 14082 ~39.85 miles north of Olean
  • 4-star Resort hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Comfort Inn : 2800 North Main St. 2800 North Main St., Jamestown, NY 14701 ~41.96 miles west of Olean
  • Economical Highway hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Vibe wasn't good
  • Service is relatively professional
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Jamestown 2811 North Main St., Jamestown, NY 14701 ~42.00 miles west of Olean
  • 2-star Rural property
  • 65 sleeping rooms in hotel
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Quality Inn & Suites : 204 Struthers St. 204 Struthers St., Warren, PA 16365 ~42.03 miles west of Olean
  • Low-priced Highway property
  • 3 floors in hotel
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Some of the first European settlers in Olean came in 1765, and it played an important role in the American Revolutionary War when the Sullivan Expedition established the first road leading into the city. It was a prosperous town, becoming a transportation hub for those traveling to Ohio on the Allegheny River. Timber was also a major industry, along with regional railroad transportation and mechanical pumps. Oil was discovered in the mid-17th century.

When to Visit

Olean has the best weather conditions in the late spring through the fall. In April, the highs are in the mid-50s, although it can still be chilly with some late season rain and snowstorms. The city has a moderate climate, with highs staying in the low 80s throughout the summer. Olean does get quite a bit of precipitation, averaging about 113 days of rain per year and about 26 inches of snow annually. Visitors planning to take advantage of the outdoor activities should schedule their visits when the weather will be warmer.

This city doesn't host any major events, so the rates remain fairly stead throughout the year. However, travelers may be able to score discounted hotel rates during the winter when it's colder outside. Some of the events that do draw visitors include the nearby WNY Maple Festival and annual events at Allegany State Park.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Olean, NY:

seasonality of hotel rates in Olean

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts displaying average nightly cost trends by star rating class in Olean, NY. Analyze these charts to evaluate the best time to book a room in Olean for your upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options

The hotels in Olean and within a few miles of the city are more modest, so to have a more luxurious experience, visitors will have to travel outside of the city. Some of the nicest hotels are in Buffalo, such as the Hyatt Regency Buffalo. It's located in the downtown area, with complimentary service via the Metro Rail from the hotel to the Key Bank Center. A hotel shuttle is also available. Breakfast is served daily from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. with a full buffet and a la carte options. Amenities include complimentary wireless internet access, an indoor pool, and a rooftop relaxation area.

For a more luxurious stay, reserve a room at the Curtiss Hotel. It's a boutique hotel on Franklin Street in Buffalo. This five-star property offers a free breakfast each morning, free Wi-Fi, and an on-site fitness center. Within each room, guests can enjoy the flat-screen TVs with cable programming, tea and coffeemaker, and plush bedding. A free shuttle offers service to and from the hotel and the Buffalo-Niagara International Airport, as well as within a two-mile radius of the hotel. After a busy day of sightseeing, guests can relax in the cocktail lounge or grab a bite at the restaurant.

The Mansion on Delaware Avenue is a historic hotel in Buffalo, boasting luxurious guest rooms and a high-end lobby. It's the only AAA-rated four-diamond hotel in the area. This property was built in the late 19th century and underwent a full renovation in 2001. Each guest room includes high-quality Italian linens, a multi-head shower with a whirlpool jet tub, and high-speed internet service. Guests also have access to 24-hour butler service, complimentary parking and transportation to downtown, nightly turn-down service, and a free European breakfast each morning.

Affordable Hotel Options in Olean, New York

3 Star Average Prices: $120.25

Since Olean is a smaller city, visitors have only a handful of hotel options to choose from when they want to stay in the city limits. The Best Western Plus University Inn is located on State Street on Olean and is an affordable place to stay. Each of the 60 rooms includes an LCD TV with a DVD player, a refrigerator, and cable channels. The facility boasts a fitness center, an indoor pool, and complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the property. Each morning, guests can start the day at the free breakfast buffet, which includes hot and cold items. For corporate travelers, the on-site business center and complimentary wired internet access are helpful as well

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Olean/Allegany is another budget-friendly hotel option, with plenty of comfortable amenities. The property is within a short distance of Gargoyle Park and walking distance of St. Bonaventure University. Complimentary breakfast is available each morning. Guests can also use the business center, free wireless internet access, or fitness center. The rooms have complimentary toiletries in the private bathrooms, along with workspaces. This property is especially appealing to eco-friendly guests since it participates in a green program to reduce water waste.

In nearby Cuba, New York, the Econo Lodge Cuba is an option for guests who want to save on lodging. It's about 13 miles from Olean, located near the McKinney Stables of Empire City Farms. The property is in a quiet, rural area and has only 26 rooms, offering a more relaxing atmosphere for those who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Rooms include microwaves, refrigerators, and workspaces. A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning. It's close to Cuba Lake Beach.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Olean

2 Star Average Prices: $99.16

2 Star Hotel Prices in Olean

Which Olean hotels have real discounts?

Members of the military can score discounts at several hotels in Olean, including the Holiday Inn Express Olean, Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Olean / Allegany, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Olean, and Best Western Plus Bradford Inn. Senior discounts are available at the Best Western Plus University Inn.

Best Value Hotel Options in Olean, New York

The Holiday Inn Express Olean is one of the best value spots to stay, offering comfortable and clean facilities at a budget-friendly price. Past guests have rated it highly for its free daily breakfast buffet, indoor swimming pool, and fitness center. Guests can relax in one of the 76 rooms, each equipped with wireless internet access, complimentary toiletries, and workspaces. The fireplace in the lobby offers a warm and relaxing place to sit and catch up on the news from the free daily newspapers or enjoy your favorite book.

Guests can also enjoy a great value experience at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Olean, located right off Route 417 for easy accessibility. Larger groups can book suites, which offer additional beds. The fitness center is open 24 hours, while the indoor swimming pool offers a great spot to swim a few laps or splash around with kids. Each room is well-equipped with a mini-refrigerator and a microwave, along with coffee and tea makers, and desks. Self-parking is also available for free. Before heading out to explore Olean, guests can enjoy the complimentary breakfast buffet or grab a bite at the deli/snack bar.

The Best Western Plus Bradford Inn is located about 14 miles from Olean in Bradford, Pennsylvania. The facility has 112 guest rooms, each equipped with a 42-inch LED TV and satellite programming, a microwave, a refrigerator, complimentary toiletries, and a tea and coffeemaker. Guests can dine at the free breakfast buffet every morning, which is stocked with hot and cold breakfast favorites. Room service is available during limited hours, while the property has its own restaurant and bar. Other amenities include complimentary daily newspapers, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.

What to See in Olean, New York

During a visit to Olean, many people enjoy exploring the great outdoors. This area is close to several large parks and hiking areas. Rock City Park is one of the top places to visit on a day with pleasant weather. Visitors can spot huge rock formations, take photos of the stunning views, and walk on the scenic trails. At Franchot Park, the hiking trails offer a great workout, while the playground is fun for younger visitors. The Allegany River Trail is another popular place to walk. Many people report seeing deer and other wild animals when walking along this paved trail.

Historic places are aplenty in Olean as well, so fans of older architecture will want to take a walk through the city or visit some of the buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places. These include the Conklin Mountain House, Olean School No. 10, the Olean Public Library, the United States Post Office, the Beardsley-Oliver Hours, and the Temple B'Nai Israel. Another beautiful structure that's worth a visit is The Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels.

When visiting Olean, travelers should be sure to bring their walking shoes to enjoy the great outdoors. Unlike other parts of the state, Olean offers a true getaway from the daily grind. During a trip to this part of the country, it's easy to unplug and enjoy a more relaxing vacation, free from distractions. Exploring the outdoors, taking photos of nature, and enjoying a meal in a local pub or diner are some of the top activities for those planning to vacation in Olean.

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