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Holiday Inn Express Rochester

Enjoy a relaxing stay at the Holiday Inn, located 10-minutes from Arc + Flame Center. This hotel offers premium amenities and an ideal location off Route 104 and nearby access to Interstate 390.

[Phone: 585-663-8400]     [Holiday Inn Express Website]


Microtel Inn & Suites

Located in beautiful Chili, New York. The Microtel Inn & Suites is less than 12-minutes away from Arc + Flame Center. This hotel is also right near Interstate 490 and just six miles from Rochester Airport.

[Phone: 585-889-5690]     [Microtel Inn & Suites Website]


Comfort Suites: Rochester/ Henrietta

All rooms are Studio Suites with either one king bed or two queen beds. All have a pull out sofa, small refrigerator, coffee maker and microwave. Included with rates is a hot/cold breakfast buffet, high speed wireless internet access, parking and use of indoor pool. 

[Phone: 585.334.6620]     [Comfort Suites Website]


Homewood Suites: Rochester/Henrietta

All rooms are one-bedroom suites with a kitchen/living room area and separate bedroom with one king bed. The kitchen features a stove top, full refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffee maker and dinnerware. The living room area has a pull out sofa and flat screen TV (there is also a TV in the bedroom) Daily hot/cold breakfast buffet is included in the price. Also available is complimentary high-speed wireless internet access, use of indoor pool, fitness room and parking area. 

[Phone: 585.334-9150]     [Homewood Suites Website]


Strathallan Hotel

Introducing downtown Rochester’s premier boutique hotel. Perfectly placed at the crossroads of our cultural and business districts, the Strathallan combines unique access to local highlights with an exceptional level of personal service—all in a setting that brings a history of luxury into vibrant, contemporary focus.

[Phone: 585-461-5010]     [Strathallan Hotel Website]



Rohrbachs Brewpub:

If you're looking for an atmosphere with quality food and craft brews then look no further than Rohrbachs. Located only 5 minutes from RocAFC, Rohrbach’s Brewpub has a vast selection of all available Rohrbach beers — plus great food that’s been freshly prepared. You don’t need to know which fork to use. You don’t even have to use a fork. Just have a good time and enjoy. [Directions] [Phone: 585.594.9800]


Shmeg's Restaurant:

Epic place to get breakfast on the west side of Rochester! Unique atmosphere, diverse menu and reasonably priced eats. It's also 5 minutes from  Arc + Flame. [Directions] [Phone: 585.481.2036


Dinosaur BBQ

One of the best places for BBQ in Rochester. Great selection of food and drinks, motorcycle memorabilia and a solid atmosphere for a casual dinner or happy hour. [Directions] [Phone: 585.325.7090


Guidas Pizzeria:

A Rochester favorite, Guida's provides a variety of delicious entrees that can satisfy any appetite. Located less than 5 minutes from RocAFC. [Directions] [Phone: 585.426.6464]


Rochester Attractions:

National Museum of Play:

The National Museum of Play is the only collections-based museum in the world devoted solely to play! The museum blends the best features of both history museums and children’s museums and provides families, children, adults, students, teachers, scholars, collectors, and others a multitude of offerings. [Directions] [Phone: 585.263.2700]

Market Place Mall:

Located just three miles south of downtown Rochester, The Marketplace offers exceptional accessibility from all parts of the metropolitan area. The center is adjacent to I-390 which funnels traffic from every interstate in the region directly by the mall. [Directions] [Phone: 585.475.0757]

Public Market:

Rochester's Public Market has served the community since 1905. Local vendors offer their fresh produce, ethnic delicacies, specialty items, and so much more. In addition, an array of independent local businesses are anchored on Market grounds and in the surrounding Market District. [Directions]

High Falls:

Once a booming mix of mills and factories, Rochester's Brown's Race Neighborhood has gone through drastic changes in the last two decades. Rochester has developed the area to allow visitors to view the water falls from all angles and learn about the history of Brown's Race, a channel built to divert water to parallel the river on the east rim of the gorge. [Directions]