The Buffalo Airport Hotel, formally a Holiday Inn is located at the corner of Holtz Road and Genesee Street just outside of Buffalo NY.   The property was acquired in January 2021.  Since acquisition extensive renovations have been done to the hotel, lobby area, banquet facilities, courtyard, guest rooms and restaurant.  Owners Paul S. Stephen and James J. Stephen made the conscious decision to become an independent full-service hotel offering a range of impressive amenities.   


The property is 100% smoke-free with 141 standard rooms and 64 larger suite rooms which blend contemporary aesthetics with unparalleled comfort and style. The property is also proud to have a combined over 6,000 sq feet of fully renovated indoor and outdoor flexible event space and a full-service restaurant, Sports 365 Bar and Grill, on the same property with ample parking. It is worth mentioning that The Buffalo Airport Hotel is centrally located adjacent to the Buffalo Airport, guests can utilize the complimentary 24/7 airport shuttle service, stay right at our hotel, dine at our sports bar, and avoid the extra expense of a rental car.


The highlight of the property is “The Yard,” the pool has been removed and the space refreshed into a one-of-a-kind outdoor courtyard style space of sprawling just over 68,000 sq foot. Featuring a 3,000 sq foot covered event area with radiant heaters, fans, sound system and TV’s.  Just over 10,000 sq foot of decorative concrete & walks provide the perfect entertainment area.  The artificial turf, natural waterfall stone garden, an inviting patio bar, cozy fire pits, and an array of yard games for guests to enjoy simply enhance the space.  Whether relaxing with a refreshing drink or engaging in friendly competition, The Yard provides the perfect backdrop for unforgettable moments, the space is available to rent for your next event! 


Guests can also savor local Buffalo cuisine and unwind at the Sports 365 Bar & Grill.  Featuring seating for over 200 patrons, back area available for private party rental, as well as live music and events to keep you entertained. Click HERE to see their event calendar. Looking for the best spot to gather with friends and family to enjoy a meal or to watch a game? Sports 365 is the best spot near the Buffalo-Niagara International Airport for you!


For questions or inquiries concerning room reservations click HERE for our Hotel Inquire Contact Form, or call 716-634-6969. Remember to ask about our Book Direct and Save specials with the Buffalo Airport Hotel. 

The Yard At Buffalo Airport Hotel