Hotels in Batavia
When you book into a budget hotel in Batavia, New York, you are in the place that local residents proudly call the Birthplace of Western New York. It was here in 1802 that a land agent named Joseph Ellicott established the Holland Land Office. This opened up land to settlers from New England, the British Isles, and Germany. The town that grew here was named Batavia in honor of an ancient tribe believed to be the ancestors of the Dutch. You can learn all about local history in the Holland Land Office Museum. Batavia is the home of the Batavia Muckdogs, the farm team of the St. Louis Cardinals. For golfers, there are four excellent courses in the vicinity. Just twenty minutes southwest of the city is the Darien Lake Theme Park Resort.Your discount hotel in Batavia is ideally located if you want to explore upstate New York and the Niagara Frontier. Batavia is halfway between Buffalo and Rochester. It is just off Interstate 90, and several State Routes pass right through the city. You will be less than an hours drive from Niagara Falls, the Canadian border, Lake Ontario, Lake Erie, and Letchworth State Park. You will also be close to the Genesee County Museum, one of the largest outdoor living museums in the United States.