Hotel in Buffalo, NY Welcomes Guests for Frank Lloyd Wright's Graycliff Tours

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Nearby Buffalo Marriott Niagara invites guests to experience famous local estate.

As the weather is warming up and tourists are looking for opportunities to enjoy all the beauty that surrounds the great outdoors, Marriott Buffalo Niagara Hotel is offering guests the chance to take some time and enjoy the area that surrounds Buffalo, New York.

For a limited time, Frank Lloyd Wright's famous estate, Graycliff is open for exclusive tours. From now until May 30, 2008, Graycliff is open to the public in the peak of spring. The summer residence of Darwin and Isabelle Martin, Graycliff is situated on a 70 foot cliff overlooking Lake Erie. The two-story, 6,500 square foot house, represents a transitional point from Frank Lloyd Wright's Prairie Style to his later concrete designs that found their ultimate expression at the justly-famous Falling Water. Now undergoing an extensive restoration, Graycliff is now open to visitors looking to experience a piece of New York's esteemed architectural history.

Make it a weekend and visit the acclaimed Graycliff Estate before visiting famous Niagara Falls while it's fresh and in bloom. Take a spring getaway and reflect on the natural beauty found in upstate New York and experience luxurious surroundings at the Marriott. Highlighted by opulent amenities and sophisticated Buffalo accommodations, this hotel in Buffalo, New York is the perfect weekend retreat to usher in warmer weather.

Graycliff is located at 6472 Old Lake Shore Road in Derby, NY, just a short drive South of Buffalo. Visit, or call (716) 947-9217. The Graycliff Estate is open for tours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 11 a.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tours take place promptly at the top of every hour. Tours are $15 each and $10 for students, wheelchair access is limited.

About Buffalo Marriott Niagara
Buffalo Marriott Niagara is ideally situated in suburban Amherst and is centrally located minutes from downtown, the airport, Niagara Falls and Canada. Adjacent to the University at Buffalo, this hotel in Buffalo, New York is perfect for both business and leisure guests. Enjoy extra touches of comfort including Revive bedding, upgraded Concierge Level amenities, and a 24-hour fitness center. Other amenities include an on-site Houlihan's Restaurant & Bar, indoor and outdoor heated pool, Starbuck's, a game room, and a full gift shop. Leisure and corporate travelers alike will appreciate the complimentary airport shuttle as well as 14,000 square feet of flexible event space. Experience all Buffalo has to offer in convenient comfort at the Marriott. For more information or to make a reservation, call 716-689-6900, or visit

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