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Erie Basin Marina

329 Erie St, Buffalo, NY 14202-4220
+1 716-842-4141
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Best at sunset in the summer

I have enjoyed several sunsets, plus nice, long and quiet walks down there. In the summer, with... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Tonawanda, New York
Nice Views

If you drive downtown, you should go to see the marina. It is easily accessible and provides... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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329 Erie St, Buffalo, NY 14202-4220
+1 716-842-4141
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

I have enjoyed several sunsets, plus nice, long and quiet walks down there. In the summer, with little noise and warm temperatures, it is so relaxing. during the day you can climb the observation tower as well.

Thank mjw9326
Reviewed 6 December 2017

If you drive downtown, you should go to see the marina. It is easily accessible and provides wonderful views of Lake Erie. We parked and strolled along the waterfront for a while since the weather was perfect. Would be terrific on a nice hot sunny...More

Thank travelingbeachbum00
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This marina is great for getting up close views of the lake. Parking is super easy. While the views of the lake are enjoyable, the actual marina itself is nothing special...just a plain concrete walk. I feel like there's so much that could be done...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Walked around the marina and docks for a couple of hours and climbed the observation tower. We also ate at the waterside restaurant and sat outside. The fish and chips was out of this world. They have also have a few Navy ships to tour...More

Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I have loved this place since 1980 and it just keeps getting better. it is truly the best place to sit and relax and the Hatch is great. Now there is a restaurant called William K's, it looks very upscale and I will be taking...More

Thank Patsy J
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

This is a kool place to walk, watch the boats, n meet new people. You can even walk to the top of the look out tower n see great views of the City n the Lake.

Thank David K
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Fairly easy to get to, the sunsets are beautiful as the sun sets across Lake Erie! There are snack bars and restaurants in the immediate area priced from low to high.

Thank John R
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A beautiful spot to spend the day! You can walk along the waterfront, enjoy the gorgeous gardens, board the Miss Buffalo for a scenic cruise, dine at the Hatch or the new restaurant William K's or just sit on Adirondack chairs and take in the...More

Thank BUFFLynn
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The Erie Basin Marina is an excellent place to spend a quiet afternoon on a weekday; especially if you're retired and living in Buffalo, NY. Bring a simple picnic lunch and a folding chair. If you get up to go the bathroom of for a...More

Thank mjmg52
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I love the Erie Basin Marina. Just going down to view the water, maybe get some ice cream, looking at the boats on the water

Thank patjones52pd
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28 July 2016|
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Response from dws22643 | Reviewed this property |
Supposedly,they were moved to various Other areas throughout the area.I don't know where or if this is true, but that is what I was told by the gatekeeper at the marina.
11 July 2015|
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Response from 751tammyh | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure becauseI wasnt there to rent a boat, only to walk around and look at the sites. But I do remember people renting boats for certain parties years ago... it might be something you want to call and check on.