Explore country scenery and city sights
Grand Island offers a quiet setting for vacationers to take life at their own pace. With Buffalo, NY just 15 minutes from the hotel, you can easily fill your day visiting interesting places like the Canalside District and the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. Play a game of golf at River Oaks Golf Club, or see a Buffalo Bills game at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Outdoor enthusiasts have access to more nature than they can possibly explore with state parks like Niagara Falls and Beaver Island nearby.
Check out these popular attractions:
- Martin’s Fantasy Island Amusement and Water Park (4 miles)
From canoes to roller coasters, the rides are always an adventure at Martin’s. Cool off in the waterpark, and take your kiddos to Kiddie Land.
Phone: +1 (716) 773-7591
- Beaver Island State Park (7 miles)
With its 950 acres of nature trails, sledding hills and beaches, this park is a hub of activity year round. Practice your swing at the 18-hole golf course, or refine your cast from a fishing boat on the lake.
Phone: +1 (716) 773-3271
- Albright-Knox Art Gallery (11.5 miles)
Devoted to modern and contemporary art, this gallery overlooks Hoyt Lake in Buffalo’s Delaware Park, designed by Frederick Law Olmsted.
Phone: +1 (716) 882.8700
- Niagara Falls State Park (12 miles)
America’s oldest state park was established in 1885. The magnificent 400 acres of lush forest and majestic waterfalls are home to unique attractions like Goat Island, Cave of the Winds and Maid of the Mist.
Phone: +1 (716) 278-1796
- Seneca Niagara Casino and Events Center (12 miles)
A spectacular venue for seeing live shows, mingling in the lounge, wearing your poker face and relishing refined fare, the Seneca Niagara Casino is sure to spice up your night.
Phone: +1 (877) 873-6322
- Buffalo Zoo (13.5 miles)
When it comes to wildlife, the only thing more endearing than animals are baby animals. Visit the Buffalo Zoo, and you may have the chance to see an adorable new arrival.
Phone: +1 (716) 837-3900
- Niagara Wine Trail, USA (14.5 miles)
Enjoy local wines as you wander through vineyards, farms, markets, restaurants and shops along this trail between the Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario.
- Canalside District, Buffalo (15 miles)
Positioned along Lake Erie and the Buffalo River, this bustling area offers more than live concerts and stunning sunsets. You can tour three ships at the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park, or see the Buffalo Sabres hockey game at the First Niagara Center.
- Old Fort Niagara (25 miles)
Situated on the banks of Lake Ontario, this past stronghold brings history to life though drama and artifacts like the fort’s original War of 1812 flag.
Phone: +1 (716) 745-7611
- Niagara Falls International Airport (12 miles/19.5 km)
Directions: Take Niagara Falls Blvd North to Interstate 190 South. Take exit 19 and turn left onto Whitehaven Rd. Follow road to the end. Hotel parking lot is straight ahead.
- Buffalo-Niagara International Airport (20 miles/32.2 km)
Directions: Take Route 33 West to I-90 East. Take Exit 50 to I-290 West approximately 12 miles to I-190 North. Proceed over toll bridge ($1.00) to Exit 19 Whitehaven Rd. Turn right at top of Exit. Hotel is at the end of Whitehaven Rd. at the river.
- Toronto International Airport (75 miles/120.5 km)
Directions: Highways 409 and 427 provide direct interstate access to the airport.