Listen up, Buffalovebirds! Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Consider this your friendly reminder! Our advice? Start planning sooner rather than later – whether it’s a romantic restaurant reservation, heart-shaped pizza plans, or a couple of barstools at a sexy spot with your name on it. Personally, we think booking a romantic staycation is 100% the move. So naturally, we created a list of romantic rentals for you.
1. Historic Arts & Crafts: Rose Room
The Details: Accommodates 2 Guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 shared bath
Elmwood Village/Buffalo, NY
Red roses are a timeless and classic come V-Day. This romantic room is appropriately named and everything about the decor is charming. If you appreciate architecture, you’ll appreciate this lovely space. This 100-year-old house was designed by one of Buffalo’s leading architects back in the day. Any hopeless romantic will easily fall head over heels for this place.
2. Cool Blue-On-Blue Apartment in an Eclectic Neighborhood
The Details: Accommodates 2 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bath, $55+/night
Every couple needs a relaxing retreat every now and again. This can be your oasis of calm. Even the powder blue walls are peaceful. Natural light streams into the space that’s adorned with stylish mid-century furnishings. The interior design is magazine spread worthy. The location is ideal, too with an adorable cafe and cocktail bar right downstairs.
3. Spacious, Private Apartment-Walkable to Downtown
The Details: Accommodates 2 guests, Studio, 1 bed, 1 bath, $94+/night
Follow the twinkle lights to the top where you’ll find a cupola with a panoramic view of the city’s skyline. You’ll definitely want to curl up and watch the sunset together. Everything about this artsy loft space is warm and welcoming and just right for a party of two. Plus, it’s conveniently close to downtown and many local hot spots are within walking distance.
4. West Side Artistic Dream
The Details: Accommodates 8 Guests, 3 bedrooms, 4 beds, 2 baths, $95+/night
This place is royally romantic! First of all, there’s a bathtub for two in the bedroom. Also there’s a sauna, wood burning fireplace, and twinkly lights on the patio. In other words, the mood is set before you even arrive. This home is completely renovated, beautifully decorated, and filled with natural light. The open floor plan makes this place feel extra spacious and the greenery adds color and life.
5. Cottage at Circle Hawk Farm
The Details: Accommodates 2 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bath, $105+/night
Elma Center, NY
This cute and quaint cottage can be all yours! You and bae can stay warm and cozy by the fire and take in the picturesque views during your stay. This little piece of countryside is only 20 minutes outside of downtown Buffalo, but it’s secluded enough to make you feel like you’re far away from the busyness of the city. If you’re looking for quiet, peaceful, and private, this is it!
6. Charming Allentown Hideaway
The Details: Accommodates 4 guests, 1 bedroom, 3 beds, 1.5 baths, $140+/night
This rustic cabin is perfect for the couple that’s ready to cozy up for the weekend. Imagine staying in a cottage in Colorado in the winter. Similar vibes here. This secluded hideaway is located right in the heart of artsy Allentown aka bars and restaurants are just around the corner if you decide to venture out. If you want surprise your sweetheart with a romantic retreat, this is place is just right.
7. The Graystone XXXI / ‘The Chelsea’
The Details: Accommodates 4 guests, 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1.5 baths, $350+/night
East Aurora, NY
Down to splurge? This one’s for you! But really, if you’re looking for loft style luxury here in Buffalo, it’s worth it every penny. The space feels like one you’d find in a big city, like New York City. From the unique lighting fixtures to the exposed brick to the repurposed wood, everything about this historic renovation is v. impressive. Plus, this gorgeous property is located in the heart of charming East Aurora, which is really romantic itself and super walkable.