12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Buffalo, NY - Updated 2024

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Located on the shores of Lake Erie in the upstate of New York, resides a city called Buffalo that is filled with fine neoclassical art, intricate deco architecture, and intense history that can never be ignored. A renaissance that has lots of stories to tell - feel at ease with all the modern amenities in the business-ready vacation rentals for the busy business traveler. Working is never easy, and we understand it’s harder when you are far from home. While in the city, you can also engage and have fun in the shopping malls to make your stay more enjoyable. Balance your time to make life easier, for you to chill out or work hard. Scroll down below for the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Buffalo, NY.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 08, 2024.

1. Cozy pet-friendly apartment (from USD 117)

Located less than 10 minutes from downtown, this Airbnb in Buffalo offers a comfortable and inviting atmosphere to call home. It features free parking on the premises for the safety of the guests’ vehicles. Unwind and freshen up in the bathtub after a long day.

Catch up on your favorite shows on the TV to ensure that you don’t miss out on anything during your stay. Stay connected with loved ones or work remotely with the provided WiFi and take advantage of the dedicated workspace to ensure productivity. Pets are allowed in this apartment, so you don’t have to leave your furry friend behind.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
3.87 km (2.5 mi) from The Buffalo Zoo
156 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
clean all amenities listed extremely comfortable beds
chill cozy and a safe place to stay
really clean and spacious
the space is beautiful clean and modern
the place was very clean and had basic essentials
the place is clean as shown in the pictures
great place clean great feel
host was wonderful
very good host
the host was very responsive and helpful
haroon is a great host
haroon is a great host awesome response time
a great location and accommodations
nice location near everything in buffalo and close to the falls
this loft is close to perfect
great location plenty of parking
very nice location and a convenient ride to niagara falls
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2. Beautiful flat with a bathtub (from USD 92)

This beautiful flat features a modern and chic design with dark hardwood floors that bring the space an elegant and warm touch. The 10-foot (3.05 meter) high ceilings create a sense of spaciousness and airiness, while the exposed brick walls give a charming and rustic feel. The bathroom boasts a bathtub, perfect for freshening up.

For entertainment, guests can enjoy a 48-inch high-definition TV equipped with streaming services, such as Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Netflix, and Roku. There is also a collection of board games for those who prefer offline entertainment. Families with children will appreciate the thoughtful amenities, such as children’s books, toys, and dinnerware. It also offers WiFi to stay connected online. Guests will have the convenience of free driveway parking on the premises, eliminating any worries about finding a spot for their vehicle.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
6.59 km (4.1 mi) from The Buffalo Zoo
517 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice space well stocked kitchen bathroom linens blankets etc
truly one of the most convenient and comfortable apartments i’ve had the pleasure of staying in
the bed was super comfy and he had everything needed for a comfortable stay
great space very clean too
the apartment is clean and sportless
the space was clean and organized
very clean cute modern
nicely renovated clean space
host was easy to communicate with
dan was a great host
thank you for hosting us
to say as least as possible dan was an amazing host
dan is an amazing host and very responsive
great location as it’s close to the border
great stay in a super location
close to a lot of fabulous restaurants and easy access to transportations
excellent location for all things downtown and the waterfront
really good location and neighbourhood with great spots for food/drink within walking distance
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3. charming home: chic & comfortable apartment (from USD 96)

Right smacked in between the Elmwood Village and Buffalo’s West Side lies a chic and comfortable home that can sleep six. Built in 1877, this charming home is decked with original wood floors, pocket doors, marble fireplace work and large bay windows. Fall in love with the three beautifully decorated Airbnb private bedrooms, all equipped with your comfort in mind. Apart from the two single beds in the first bedroom, the second and third bedroom have a queen and double bed respectively. Laze around and enjoy the various amenities in this comfortable Airbnb home: the outdoor patio is good if you are in the mood for some alfresco dining, the ‘bar’ room is a great place to unwind and chat over some drinks, and the fully-equipped kitchen is free for use anytime you want to.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
2.92 km (1.9 mi) from The Buffalo Zoo
259 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
place is comfortable and has basic amenities
towels and linens were provided and the one ac unit seemed to cool the whole apartment very easily
great comfortable place to stay
i loved that we didn't have a tv so we sat around chatting and playing games
clean cozy and comfortable
it is pretty clean and comfy
the place was clean and convenient
really nice clean and big place
it’s a sparkling clean place
the host clearly considers her guests
alana is a great host
the host are very nice
spacious home considerate hosts
alana and keith were awesome hosts and were very quick to respond to any questions we had
i really like the location
good location and big space to stretch out
her place was super cute and cozy
it's also a 10-minute walk from restaurants on elmwood avenue and the neighborhood is adorable
i wish we had more time to enjoy all of the thoughtful touches at this location
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4. Inspired by Buffalo city: single bedroom The Pop Inn (from 76 USD)

Fall in love with Buffalo’s most culturally-diverse neighbourhood in this sweet and perfect Airbnb place; all decor and designs inspired by the magnificent city itself. Wander into the comfortable-looking single bedroom, the fresh sheets and feather-light pillows an inviting sight. Boasting nine feet high ceilings and original hardwood floors, this lovely vacation rental has also been decorated by the host himself. Marvel at his wonderful drawings and enjoy the peace and quiet that comes with this tranquil space, the furnishes a perfect mix of old and new. Guests will have access to the whole apartment and do note that the sofa in the living room opens up into an additional bed if needed.

❤️Feel the Buffalove @ The Pop Inn❤

Address: Buffalo, NY, United States (see map)

Price: from 76 USD

Number of Guests: 3

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5. In the heart of Buffalo: modern central loft (from 101 USD)

Located in the heart of Buffalo and in a central neighbourhood lies a modern and private loft that is quiet and comfortable. Guests looking for a tranquil but accessible stay will be glad to find out that this Airbnb listing is for you - despite being minutes away from the bustling traffic of the hectic city, you will hear no noise at all in this cosy vacation rental. A single bedroom apartment that hosts a spacious queen bed for the ultimate slumber, fret not if you have more guests sharing this fully-functional space. Though it mentions in the listing that two more guests are welcomed to share the sofa bed in the living room, we personally think that the bed only fits one. Check with the host if you have any queries about the sofa bed before booking, to avoid any unnecessary misunderstandings!

Modern Loft in Allentown, Buffalo

Address: Buffalo, NY, United States (see map)

Price: from 101 USD

Number of Guests: 4

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6. Safe & tranquil: contemporary living in Gran Apartment (from USD 130)

A spacious three bedroom apartment just walking distance away from Hertel Ave and 20 minutes away from Niagara Falls; relish in the beauty and homeliness of this comforting space. Completely decked with a cosy living room, fully-equipped kitchen, lovely balcony, sparkling-clean bathroom, and altogether four comfy beds; feel at ease and at home in this amazing Airbnb haven. Decorated with vibrant colours and cute furnishes, do note that the plush sofa in the living room opens up into an additional bed if needed, and the two bedrooms are identical in a way that they are both decked with comfy queen beds. The third bedroom is different as it appeals more to people who prefer to sleep alone. Choose from the two single beds in the third bedroom, we assure you they are both equally wonderful!

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Buffalo, New York, United States
1.76 km (1.1 mi) from The Buffalo Zoo
184 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and comfortable beds we'd definitely stay here again
it was nice place for my 7 family members except just one bath room
this apartment fit all of our needs during our stay
plenty of room to spread out with nice kitchen and dining area
the apartment was very spacious and clean with wifi and we loved our stay in buffalo
everything was very clean
beds were clean and comfortable
everything was clean and neat
very clean and quite place to stay
enjoyed the cleanliness of the place
linda and jonathan were excellent hosts
linda was a great host
and linda and jon were kind itself
linda and jonathan are amazing hosts
linda and jonathan were very kind
very close to an amazing italian restaurant
the location was great: safe and quiet but close to restaurants and groceries
the location is outstanding just a short drive to elmwood village delaware park and downtown
location is also really good for driving around
beautiful home in a convenient location
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7. In a quintessential American neighbourhood: parkside pied-à-terre (from USD 299)

This completely renovated 1300+ square feet Airbnb apartment is located in one of the most historic neighbourhoods in Buffalo, a quintessential American home that has an easy access to almost everything. Extremely clean and decorated with a sophisticated flair, enjoy all the modern amenities decked in this classy space. Shuffle along the strand woven bamboo floors and marvel at the original wood and brick walls - this vacation rental will be one that will make you want to stay on forever. Consisting of two comfy bedrooms; the bigger-sized bedroom is decked with a queen bed for two, while the smaller one has a single bed and a pull-out trundle bed underneath. The plush sofa in the living room can also be doubled up as an additional bed for two, and the dining table is huge and inclusive enough for eight.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
440 meters (0.3 ft) from The Buffalo Zoo
317 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 5 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous attic apartment with lots of space and wonderful amenities
high ceilings shiny floors a great kitchen comfortable furniture—just wow
you have everything you need here (internet coffee laundry etc) with private access and an awesome host
perhaps adding a second bathroom to the accommodation will make it easier for those traveling in a group
during this stay we did more cooking and the full-size kitchen was so nice to have
it was clean and comfortable
clean cozy spacious and comfortable
a beautiful clean and well appointed apartment
very clean space very comfy
rj’s place was clean and good
she was responsive to questions & was kind & very hospitable
rj is an amazing host
nice area lovely accommodation and a great host
rj is the best host
rj is a fantastic host
great location and very private
good location for families near zoo and park
the location is in a nice quiet neighborhood
this is a beautiful apartment close to the zoo
a place with unrealized potential at a proud price point
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8. Close to all: 2 bedroom lovely apartment (from USD 73)

Just five minutes from Downtown and a few blocks away from the nearest subway station, take a chance on this lovely and cheap Airbnb apartment in Buffalo, fully equipped for any busy business traveller. Sunny, vibrant and fun - experience life in Buffalo with a vacation rental so cheerful it would be hard to feel sad. Choose from the two inviting bedrooms, despite both being equally good. A comforting queen bed in each delicate space, please ask the host for more pictures regarding the air mattress in the living space if you are interested in having a look. Beds aside, the stone patio is also a good spot if you are craving for some natural sun and breeze, and the lawn is even better if you have kids who love to play outdoors.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
581 meters (0.4 ft) from The Buffalo Zoo
186 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
michelle's apartment is a wonderful mix of kitsch period photos clothes picture furniture and perfectly wonderful amenities
plenty of living space interesting and creative interior design and everything u need to cook in the kitchen
unforgettable mattress more comfortable than the one i have at home
the house has plenty of room and was well equipped with a very nice eat-in kitchen
the bed and bath were comfortable and homey
very clean and very comfortable home
the place is clean and very spacious
the rooms were very clean and tidy
it is comfortable clean and very charming
just as before it was clean spacious and well maintained
she is also friendly and accommodating
thanks for being a great host
she was very accessible and responsive to my concerns
michelle was an outstanding host
michelle was a wonderful host and her home is beautiful
its location is great as it's near several attractions
we loved the location in a cute neighborhood near delaware park
nice neighbors and walking distance to the park
great place to stay in a great location
michelle's place is centrally located and nearby to many of the local attractions
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9. Fresh & modern decor: 1882 huge loft

The entire third floor of an 1882 Buffalo mansion has been recently renovated into this hipster and indie themed space complete with two bedrooms. Beautifully decorated with crisp white walls, bohemian patterned carpets, and minimalist potted plants; enjoy your stay amidst the serene and tranquil vibes that surround this Airbnb vacation rental. Consisting of two lovely bedrooms that will boost your mood from sad to happy - lounge around the identical full-sized beds whenever you have the chance. The plush and comfy couches in the living room is another great spot - once you sit on them you might never want to stand up ever! Enjoy also the company of the many potted plants, the vintage rocking chairs, and fully-equipped kitchen.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
4.52 km (2.9 mi) from The Buffalo Zoo
279 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment provides a hassle-free and calm environment
two bedrooms natural light and house plants made it extremely comfortable and interesting
great skyline view from the kitchen
very cute with an artsy feel good light and the perfect amount of room for 4 people
i do wish the bed were a bit softer though
clean well equipped
super clean and aesthetic
small personal touches and soooo clean
sparkling clean great communication and cookies:)thanks- b&l
such a beautiful and clean home
our host was fantastic
she is a wonderful host and accommodated for our requirements
juliet is a great host
juliet was an amazing host
juliet was an awesome host
10 min uber ride away so great location
nice historic neighborhood close to downtown
awesome place close to city center
walking distance to great local restaurants
located on a pretty residential street it was still close by to eating places
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10. ‘Little Italy’ of Buffalo: bright remodelled studio apartment

This recently remodelled Airbnb vacation rental located in Buffalo’s ‘Little Italy’ neighbourhood where shopping, sight-seeing, and dining are all at your fingertips. A great spot if you would like to be in the middle of Buffalo’s hustle and bustle, enjoy the many modern amenities that complete this cosy space. Try out the high-end kitchen if you happen to be craving for a home-cooked meal, take a refreshing shower in the sparkling-clean bathroom complete with an in-unit laundry, and doze off on the high-quality queen bed for the ultimate slumber. An additional air mattress is stored in the closet which can be used if there are more guests coming to visit. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the homey atmosphere; for the apartment is usually brightly-lit due to the natural sunlight that filters in.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
1.3 km (0.9 mi) from The Buffalo Zoo
212 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi hot shower windows and fans and heater for every comfort possible
this place has high quality amenities is secure and a comfy bed
the apartment was just as described and perfect for purposes
neat comfortable well-prepared and very enjoyable experience
the room was beautiful and is directly on hertel which is filled with things to do
was very clean and comfortable
clean and in a convenient spot
clean bed washroom and kitchen
loved it very clean and comfortable
this airbnb was clean and safe
host is in easy contact for any questions
the hosts are very accommodating and responsive
a super host for sure
sergio was a wonderful host
host was quick updating by text that was very helpful
this location is secure and within walking distance of the entire downtown
close to good restaurants
and the location is amazing
good location and lots around
and the location is amazing - so many cute bars and restaurants around
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11. Step back in time: stunning Victorian beauty

Step back in time… and enter something so stunningly beautiful it might be hard to believe your eyes. A graceful Victorian home with everything decked so beautifully, feast your eyes on the dazzling porch and grounds, the two luxurious bedrooms, the wonderful library, pretty living space and fully-equipped kitchen. Take your pick between the two bedrooms; the first one sits a lavish full-sized bed fit for a queen (and her king), while the second one is a bit bigger with a bunk bed and a double bed. Explore and discover this historic Airbnb vacation rental in its full glory, for the stunning architecture and wonderful furnishes are enough to make you live in awe.

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Buffalo, New York, United States
2.42 km (1.6 mi) from The Buffalo Zoo
452 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
huge rooms cozy library very quiet
we woke up in our private room feeling like it was the 1920’s
the full bath is lovely and the bed in the master bedroom is quite comfortable
the 4 poster bed is large and very comfortable
amazing place beautiful bathroom with a jacuzzi tub
spacious clean and very unique
i loved it everything was so clean and fashion
an architectural gem from 19th century spacious clean personal check in in a lush green part of buffalo
full of victorian charm and incredibly spacious we couldn’t be happier with our choice
great location extra clean very responsive
the host and caretaker were super friendly and knowledgeable
the hosts were very responsive and personable
brenda was a very helpful host
amazing host and beautiful historical house
wonderful place wonderful hosts thank you
located in a nice neighbourhood
excellent location and so close from downtown
it is close to many attractions and the location allows easy access to them
close to alot of things nice neighborhood
nice spacious home located close to anything you’d need
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12. Small but extremely cosy: historic, old charm apartment

Just 15 minutes from the airport and 20 minutes to Downtown Buffalo; this small, cosy and old charm Airbnb vacation rental has everything you need for an awesome stay. Functional and clean, enjoy the newly furnished brand-new deck with a cup of coffee in tow; the perfect spot for you to relax in before you start on another day. The first floor is decked with all the necessary amenities: a cosy living area for chilling out, a small fully-equipped kitchen, and a dinette that opens onto the back deck. The second-floor consists of the things we can never live without - bedrooms with plush mattresses and comfy sheets, the fragrant smell of soap and the sound of running water as it hits our bodies. Choose between the two comfortable bedrooms - the first is decked with an elegant queen while the second a comfy single bed.

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914 meters (0.6 ft) from The Buffalo Zoo
132 reviews  
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 3 Guests

The bustle of Buffalo awaits

A bustling city where many go to for business meetings and job opportunities, busy Buffalo may seem too prim and proper for your own good. Take a leap of faith and give this city a chance; for the beauty in Buffalo is so stunning you might never want to leave. Whether it is the fine delicacies, unique Airbnb vacation rentals or magnificent sights; give it up for Buffalo, for this bright city always has something in store for everyone.

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