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Extended Stay America Suites - Albany - Suny - Albany - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area - Albany - Lobby
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Marriott Albany
7.8 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Airport shuttle
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Renaissance Albany Hotel - Albany - Bedroom
Renaissance Albany Hotel
8 Very good
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown - Albany - Restaurant
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hilton Albany
6.4 Okay
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Albany hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Albany, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Albany in December and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Albany if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 15 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Albany hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Albany found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $85, while the most expensive was $700.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Albany for 2 days.
  • If you want to save money and time to get to some of the airports in the city, consider residing at Tru By Hilton Albany Airport, NY and Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center. Approximately a 2-minute drive to Albany International Airport, both hotels provide their guests with free airport shuttles.
  • For individuals with limited mobility, stop at Albany hotels, including Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Albany Airport - Wolf Road, An IHG Hotel and Hilton SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Albany Airport. Here you will have conveniences to ease your stay, including a whole unit situated on the ground floor, lowered sinks, wheelchair-accessible units, adapted bathrooms, shower chairs, roll-in-shower, reserved parking, and toilets have grab rails.
  • If you’re traveling with your family, you are invited to Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center for a comfortable stay. The three-star hotel offers a family-friendly environment featuring spacious family rooms, interconnected rooms, a seating area, heated and indoor pools, and an on-site lounge and restaurant.
  • Tru By Hilton Albany Airport, NY, is an ideal destination for people who want weekend getaways with sports and recreational activities. The hotel is near a golf course for golf fanatics, opportunities for cycling, game rooms, board games and puzzles, an indoor pool to relax, and a fitness center.
  • For guests who love playing casinos, you can hit your jackpot at Travelodge Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albany. Connected with the Colonie Center shopping mall, this two-star hotel is approximately a 20-minute drive to the Rivers Casino & Resort, where they have machine slots and table games.
  • 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.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Albany

  • Which is the ideal hotel to stay at in Albany for solo travelers?

    If you want to spend some time alone and have an incredible experience away from home, make your reservations at SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Albany Airport. Just within proximity of the city center, there are modern and budget-friendly conveniences to enjoy, including an indoor pool, restaurant and lounge on-site, dining with breakfast included, free Wi-Fi, and media and entertainment. The free shuttles provided save you time and money.

  • Which hotels in Albany are closer to many city attractions?

    If you want to see the majority of the city attractions, including modern architecture, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown is the right destination. Located in the city center, you are a walking distance of major city attractions such as The Egg, around 0.3 miles, Albany Center Gallery, about 0.2 miles, New York State Museum, approximately 0.5 miles, and Henry Hudson Planetarium, roughly 0.4 miles.

  • Which Albany hotels are pet-friendly?

    Several hotels welcome pets, including Crowne Plaza Albany - The Desmond Hotel and Hampton Inn & Suites Albany Downtown. Both hotels allow two pets, cats and dogs, and there are extra charges per pet for each stay. The latter has additional pet-friendly conveniences, including treats for your pet and a park to take your furry buddy for a walk.

  • Which Albany hotels offer EV charging stations?

    Those with electric vehicles should try Tru By Hilton Albany Airport, NY. The hotel offers on-site electric charging stations with different electric car models getting the service. There are also parking spaces available for your car.

  • What hotels are near the city center in Albany?

    The Times Union Center serves as the focal point for downtown Albany and visitors will find that there are plenty of hotels to choose from in the area. Hotels such as the Renaissance Albany Hotel and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown. It is also a popular area for restaurants like Amo La Bella New York and The City Beer Hall.

  • Where to stay in Albany for families?

    The neighborhood of Colonie is a great area to stay in if you want a kid-friendly hotel. Colonie sits just 5.2 miles outside of Albany proper and has plenty of shopping and dining options available at the Colonie Center shopping mall. Parks in the area like the Crossings of Colonie are also popular among families. Family hotels in Colonie include Homewood Suites by Hilton Albany and Red Lion Hotel Albany.

  • Which areas of Albany are historic and have more “character”?

    The westside of downtown Albany as it nears Sheridan Hollow is one of the oldest planned areas in the city and features many of the most historic buildings in the city, like St. Peter’s Episcopal Church which dates back to 1859. Hotels in the area include the Hilton Albany which is right across the street from St. Peter’s Episcopal Church.

  • Where is best to stay in Albany for business travelers?

    Central Ave is one of the main roads in Albany and is an ideal area to stay in for business travelers who need to travel around town. There are many hotels available on Central Ave such as the Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Albany. At the Ramada, guests will also find a business center and an indoor pool.

  • What are the best hotels near Palace Theatre?

    KAYAK users like staying at Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown and Hilton Albany when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Palace Theatre.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Albany?

    KAYAK users have found double rooms in Albany for as cheap as $56 in the last 3 days. The average price is $214.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Albany?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Albany with free breakfast or free parking. Top-rated options with free free breakfast in Albany include Residence Inn By Marriott Albany Airport and Staybridge Suites Albany Wolf Rd-Colonie Center, while popular hotels with free parking in Albany include Marriott Albany and Crowne Plaza Albany - The Desmond Hotel.

  • Which amenities do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Albany?

    The most sought-after amenity KAYAK users looked for in their hotel in Albany is: pool.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Albany?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Albany districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Albany city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Albany hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Albany that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, Marriott Albany and Red Roof Inn Albany Airport.

Where to stay in Albany?

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