About this listing
Peaceful, private refuge on dead end street. Romantic Hideaway/Family Reatreat. Outdoor Patio. One, two or three bedrooms available with this entire apartment all to yourself. Spacious garden flat. View wildlife in tranquil yard. Safe neighborhood. Just outside Quaint Village. Galleria 25 min/Falls 45 min/I-90 15 min.
Dozens of running routes await your footfalls! Live like a local and enjoy your home away from home. Stay in a hometown that made international news! Youtube "Snovember Storm" to see what it was like here when, within 5 days, mother nature dumped 6 feet of snow in our yard last winter!
Very easy to find and 5 minutes from Route 400. Double-click on the map below in order to expand it and see just how close we are to everything. This will also show you a guidebook which has local attractions and conveniences pinned on it and our approximate distance from them. Including local parks.
Comfortable, good quality beds and linens. Option of one, two or three bedrooms for up to 6 guests. If you only need one, the others will not be rented to assure your privacy.
Main room with couch, TV , dining area and king sized bed,(when 1 or 2 guests book) Second bedroom with King when 3 or 4 guests book, and third bedroom with twin and full when 5 or 6 guests book. One bathroom. Will not rent to other guests so private to your party of 1-6. Doors lockout to configure intimacy or spaciousness depending on your needs. Designed with you, the Airbnb traveller, in mind. Completely Separate from owners residence which is top level of home. You may here footfalls or other muted noises but for the most part it is very quiet on lower level which is completely yours
Full kitchen with quality cookware, coffee pot, toaster, microwave, refrigerator and stove with full size oven. Small dining peninsula for up to three people for early morning risers (or late night snackers!) so as not to disturb your sleeping travel companions!
Some basic breakfast items included for your first morning including coffee, tea, cereal, toast, eggs butter, juice and staples like spices, oil and various other pantry items all for your use. This if for your own cooking. A cooked breakfast is not included unless requested prior to arrival. Some paper products. If it's in there we don't care if you use it! Same goes for bathroom items. Please help yourself to anything you may have forgotten or need!
Living area (larger half of room with King sized bed) with sofa and 50 inch TV, game cabinet, wifi and bistro dining table for two to four. Expandable to include Second and third bedroom which are available upon request or if booking for more than two guests. . Full private bathroom has shower, (no tub), sink and toilet. Clean towels provided.
Private entrance with outdoor living space on stone patio that is only used by you. Picnic table seats 6. Listen to the birds sing and watch the deer pass through. Quiet street with minimal traffic. Off street parking for 2 cars (maximum!)in driveway. Free garage space for Indoor parking (winter months only) for long term guests or upon request Free of additional charge. Will fit anything smaller than over-sized SUVs and trucks.
Plenty of windows for natural light. Essentially a basement apartment with 8ft ceilings that doesn't feel like a basement!
Please request workout items for you to use like free weights, bands, and yoga mats etc.
Enjoy your own private apartment. Completely furnished, applianced, all utilities included home. Linens provided. Entirely separate quarters. Pretty good sound insulation. Owners quarters on main level.
This space was designed especially for you and other members of our Airbnb family to make your stay as comfortable as possible and will not be shared by any other guests or me, the owner. My living quarters are not accessible to guests and I will not visit yours except to access my storage area ( I will always ask first).
Interaction with Guests
Minimal or as requested. I will make every attempt to check you in, but when not able to will be available for remote check-in and last minute directions. Occasional interaction with host. Contact by phone/texting 24 hours. Or come around front and knock on my door : )
Nature Lovers and Outdoor Fitness enthusiasts come running! Quiet residential neighborhood. Cul de sac setting for privacy. Cazenovia Creek nearby so plenty of birds and various assorted wildlife can be spotted including deer, fox, groundhogs, rabbits, chipmunks and squirrels. Minimal car traffic on very quiet cul de sac. Please watch for deer when driving up the street! Up to 11 of them have been seen at one time on our street and they do not always yield to cars. Slow down, stop, take pictures! You may even see our Albino deer who loves to pose! Nice quiet low traffic street for late night or early morning walks. Multitude of running routes just outside our door.
Niagara Falls - 41 miles/47 minutes
Canalside Buffalo - 30 min
Walden Galleria Mall - 22 minutes
SUNY Buffalo Amherst Campus - 30 minutes
The Gow School - 5 miles/7minutes
Hampton/Roycroft Inns - 1.5 miles/4minutes
Moog - 4 miles/6minutes
Fisher Price - 2 miles/5minutes
Rtes 219 and 20A in Orchard Park - 8 miles/13 minutesCar necessary, although not impossible to walk less than a mile into pedestrian friendly village with countless amenities and conveniences. But please be alert and use caution as there is a short stretch with no sidewalks on a fairly busy two lane road. May be better to drive into the village and park if you would like to walk and wander up and down Main Street or the couple dozen side streets lined with beautiful 100 year old homes, large shade trees and dozens of local businesses.
Less than one mile and less than a 5 minute drive to the center of pedestrian and bicycle friendly Village of East Aurora. Home to the Historic Roycroft Inn, Explore and More Children's Museum, Ghost Walks, President Millard Filmore's original law office, three town parks, one of which has a large community swimming pool with children's wading pool, multiple shops, art galleries, restaurants and movie theater. Check out the East Aurora Chamber of Commerce site and be amazed at how much there is to do locally without having to leave village/town limits! You will be amazed and your kids wont be bored as the older ones will be able to get around themselves to the many ice cream stands and fast food restaurants finding plenty of things to do. Fall through Springtime there is even a covered outdoor ice rink with public skating!
Five to ten minutes from Knox Farm State Park, Emery Park, Chestnut Ridge, Hunters Creek Park and Majors Town Park as well as the Cazenovia Creek Nature Sanctuary, 25 minutes from downtown Buffalo, Woodlawn Beach State Park (fabulous Lake Erie Sunsets!) , Kissing Bridge Ski Resort, and Walden Galleria Mall. Approximately 45 minutes from Niagara Falls to the north and Ellicotville (Holiday Valley 4 season resort) to the south.
Other Things to Note
Indoor garage parking in winter. This listing is just a short drive to all that the visitor and pedestrian-friendly Village of East Aurora has to offer. It is home to a dozen or more locally owned restaurants with original character (Italian, Chinese, Thai, American, Mexican etc.), famous Buffalo favorites like Might Taco and Jim's Steakout, and several standard chains such as Pizza Hut, Tim Horton's (coffee lovers favorite), McDonald's and Yotality. Art Galleries, Vidlers (an historic old-fashioned five and dime) as well as many other opportunities to browse shops and boutiques along historic Main Street are waiting for your visit. Vera Bradley? Alex and Annie? We have that too. Home of the National Historic Landmark status Roycroft Campus where Elbert Hubbard founded the Arts and Crafts Movement at the turn of the 20th century and the Original Site of President Millard Filmore's law office. If you stay more than one night, there is plenty of Americana to be found right here! Just let me know what you're looking for and I'll help you find it.
For the outdoor and exercise enthusiast there are almost a dozen nearby parks. It is only five to ten minutes from here to Knox Farm State Park, Emery Park, Chestnut Ridge, Hunters Creek Park and Majors Town Park as well as the Cazenovia Creek Nature Sanctuary, 25 minutes to downtown Buffalo, Woodlawn Beach State Park (fabulous Lake Erie Sunsets!) , Kissing Bridge Ski Resort, and Walden Galleria Mall. Approximately 45 minutes from Niagara Falls to the north and Ellicotville (Holiday Valley 4 season resort) to the south.
If you are looking for a really great gym with all kinds of equipment and classes, you can get a one day pass at EAFitness less than a 1/2 mile away. I can also send you a price adjust to include daily, weekly or monthly gym/yoga studio membership in your rates. Please ask.
Be respectful. Quiet hours 10pm-8am. No need to tiptoe or whisper, just keep the volume down : )