Hotels in Amherst, Ohio

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Amherst overview

Amherst is an inviting destination that has something for everyone. There's a nice selection of restaurants to enjoy during your stay. Though there might not be many well-known attractions to visit in Amherst, you don't need to go far to find places to visit like Mill Hollow Bacon Woods Memorial Park and Tappan Square. You can take some time to discover the surrounding area and sights like Allen Memorial Art Museum and Paper Moon Winery.

Where to stay in Amherst

Whether you plan to stay for a night or a week, Amherst has the right hotel for you. There are 2 hotels in Amherst and you can shop as many as 267 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 30%. Our room prices start at 37 USD per night and here you'll find a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Amherst as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 9 4-star hotels from 87 USD per night
  • • 62 3-star hotels from 60 USD per night
  • • 40 2-star hotels from 45 USD per night

How to get to Amherst

Fly into Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.), 22 mi (35.4 km) from central Amherst.

What to see around Amherst

The area's live music scene and cultural sights stand out, and places to visit include:
  • • Allen Memorial Art Museum
  • • Firelands Association for the Visual Arts
  • • Edison Birthplace Museum
  • • Milan Historical Museum
For those looking for a souvenir or simply window-shopping, here are some favorite shopping areas to visit:
  • • Crocker Park
  • • Westfield Great Northern Mall
Take in the collegiate vibe with a visit to:
  • • Oberlin College
  • • Lorain County Community College
  • • Lake Erie Nature & Science Center
Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Mill Hollow Bacon Woods Memorial Park (3.3 mi/5.4 km from the city center)
  • • Tappan Square (5.8 mi/9.3 km from the city center)
  • • Allen Memorial Art Museum (5.8 mi/9.3 km from the city center)
  • • Paper Moon Winery (5.9 mi/9.5 km from the city center)
  • • The Weltzheimer/Johnson House (5.9 mi/9.5 km from the city center)

When to visit Amherst

Do you want to know the ideal time of year to visit? Here's a list of the seasonal weather norms to help with trip planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 55°F day, 21°F night
  • • April-June: 85°F day, 35°F night
  • • July-September: 85°F day, 50°F night
  • • October-December: 70°F day, 22°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 7.72 inches
  • • April-June: 10.91 inches
  • • July-September: 11.38 inches
  • • October-December: 9.65 inches