Albany hotels

Albany hotels

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Albany, NY
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Low season

March Cheapest month to stay with an average 18% drop in price.

High season

January Most expensive month to stay with an average 44% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$126 Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$136 Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Top tips for finding the perfect Albany hotel

  • Looking for budget hotels in Albany? Wolf Rd is the place to look then. Sitting on the northeast side of the city, Wolf Rd hosts numerous hotels like the Travelodge Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albany and Cocca’s Inn & Suites Wolf Rd.
  • Considering going out on the town while you are in Albany? Whether that be a show at the Palace Theatre or a drink by the local bar, Arbor Hill and Sheridan Hollow are the neighborhoods to stay in as they are both part of the downtown core. As for hotels in the area, the Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown is located on the east side of Sheridan Hollow and along with its great location, also features a fitness center and a spa.
  • For travelers looking for hotels with indoors pools, they are in luck as they have plenty of options in Albany. Some of the hotels in Albany with indoor pools include the Staybridge Suites Albany Wolf RD-Colonie Center, which also houses a hot tub, and the Hilton Albany.
  • Need a hotel near the airport? Some of the closest hotels to the airport are the Hilton Garden Inn Albany Airport and Albany Airport Inn & Suites, which are 0.8 miles and 2.5 miles away from the airport, respectively.
  • If you prefer a more unique hotel experience, perhaps consider staying at one of Albany’s boutique hotels like The Washington Park Inn. It is a small hotel that is nestled up against Washington Park 1.6 miles from downtown Albany.

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Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown - Albany - Building Best Restaurants & Bars
Shining new and warmly welcoming, the Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown, NY hotel is the brightest star on the Albany skyline. The newest hotel in downtown Albany, New York with a professional staff that is ready to cater to your every need while you enjoy the excitement of the city. The upscale Hampton Inn & Suites hotel in downtown Albany, New York features 121 lavishly-appointed guest rooms, 35 suites with microwaves and refrigerators, eight whirlpool suites and one executive 2-room suite. The Hampton Inn & Suites Albany hotel boasts a full-service, on-site restaurant - Yono's, both wired and wireless internet access, complimentary deluxe hot breakfast, on-site exercise facility with sauna and steam room, plenty of meeting space, fresh hot coffee and tea in the lobby 24/7 and, of course, Hilton HHonors points and miles for your stay. We love having you here in New York at the Hampton Inn & Suites hotel in downtown Albany. Check availability
Holiday Inn Express Albany - Downtown - Albany - Bedroom Best WiFi
A stay at Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown places you in the heart of Albany, within a 15-minute walk of Times Union Center and Palace Theater. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Albany? This hotel has 3000 square feet (279 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite. Check availability
The Desmond Hotel Albany - Albany - Building Best Value
The Desmond Hotel Albany
8.2 Excellent
When you stay at The Desmond Hotel Albany in Albany, you'll be in the business district, within a 10-minute drive of University at Albany SUNY and Colonie Center Mall. Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-in, and express check-out. This hotel has 14 meeting rooms available for events. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours). Check availability
Hilton Albany - Albany - Building
Hilton Albany
7.1 Good
Conveniently located near everything that downtown Albany has to offer. The Hilton Albany’s excellent location, in the heart of the Capital District, puts your within walking distance to the New York State Capitol, Empire State Plaza, Times Union Center and the many Commercial business and State offices. Sophisticated, comfortable oversized guest rooms feature an array of amenities such as marble vanities with back lit mirrors and a refrigerator in every room. Catch up on work using complimentary WiFi at the desk with an ergonomic chair, or enjoy watching a movie or sporting event on the LCD flat-screen TVs. Upgrade to an Executive Room featuring 42-inch TVs, robes, and access to the Executive Lounge which offers a complimentary light breakfast, afternoon snacks, hors d’oeuvres and beverages (nominal charge for alcoholic beverages). Start the day right with grab and go foods at Mr. B’s Coffee, located in the lobby. Or, if a power breakfast is needed try the delicious Hilton Breakfast Buffet at our on-site Charter restaurant. Charter also serves lunch and dinner offering a carefully crafted wine list, the perfect accompaniment to your meal. Gather with colleagues and friends at SESSIONS, the hotel’s lounge, which provides late night food service for guests arriving after hours. Re-energize with a workout in the fully equipped fitness center featuring Precor equipment followed by a swim in our spacious atrium heated indoor pool. Keep in touch with your office or home at the 24-hour Connectivity Station. We offer over 30,000 sq. ft. of flexible function space for corporate meetings, conferences and social events. With 31 combinations of meeting rooms, including the largest ballroom in Capital District, the Hilton Albany can host an array of sizes and configurations. Paired with modern amenities and high speed internet, our Downtown Albany hotel is the smart choice for guests traveling to the area. Check availability

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Renaissance Albany Hotel - Albany - Building Best Amenities
Renaissance Albany Hotel
9.0 Excellent
At the Renaissance Albany, you will be nestled in the heart of the Capital of New York state, in the historic DeWitt Clinton Hotel, and at the base of the Capital Steps. The Hotel combines old world charm with handsome dark wood paneling and stunning marble floors, with modern touches of convenience and flare. Within brisk walking distance to the Empire State Plaza, the NYS Legislative Office Building and the strong and beautiful Hudson River, the Renaissance Albany will also be attached to the future Albany Capital Center. Wellington's Restaurant will offer much to savor and discover with it's small plate, high end American Fare, engaging staff and mixology inspired beverage offerings. Guest rooms in this stunning hotel offer a serene and calming color palette, with unexpected moments of 'wow', created by various light features. The views of Albany are unparalleled, through the over-large windows and they welcome a pleasing amount of natural light into your room. Check availability
Residence Inn by Marriott Albany Washington Avenue - Albany - Building
The area’s newest hotel, Residence Inn Albany Washington Avenue Extension, is the extended-stay hotel that helps you feel connected while away from home and maintain a balance of work and life. We are perfectly located adjacent to Crossgates Mall, close to SUNY Albany, College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, the Empire State Plaza and minutes from Albany International Airport and the Times Union Center. This extended stay hotel is also just under a 30 minute ride from Saratoga Racetrack, SPAC and Global Foundries.The all-suites Residence Inn blends the comforts of home with responsive hotel services. Here, the one-bedroom suites, studios, and two-bedroom suites give you more space with full kitchens and separate areas for relaxing, working and sleeping. Our two-bedroom, two bathroom suites are idea for families or travelers needing more space. We look forward to welcoming you soon at the Residence Inn Albany Washington Avenue Extension! Check availability
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown/Medical Center - Albany - Building
Discover a homelike extended stay at TownePlace Suites Albany Downtown/Medical Center. Our hotel's prime location surrounds you with adventure. Explore the Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Times Union Center and the University of Albany. When it's time to unwind, discover soothing settings in our spacious suites. We deliver convenience with plush bedding and fully equipped kitchens. Business travelers can also benefit from ergonomic workstations and complimentary Wi-Fi. After awaking rejuvenated, jump-start your morning at our free breakfast buffet. Indulge in a wide selection of breakfast pastries, eggs, sausage, waffles, and an assortment of hot and cold breakfast cereals. Take full advantage of our fitness center, or switch up your exercise routine by swimming laps at our indoor pool. If you're needing to focus on work, we provide an intimate event space compatible for board meetings and team training seminars. At TownePlace Suites Albany Downtown/Medical Center Check availability
Staybridge Suites Albany Wolf RD-Colonie Center - Albany - Bedroom Best Family Hotel
With a stay at Staybridge Suites Albany Wolf Rd-Colonie Center, you'll be centrally located in Albany, a 1-minute drive from Colonie Center Mall and 5 minutes from University at Albany SUNY. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. This hotel has 2 meeting rooms available for events. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours). Check availability
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