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Hampton Inn Schenectady Downtown - Schenectady - Restaurant
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Courtyard by Marriott Schenectady at Mohawk Harbor - Schenectady - Lounge
Free Wi-Fi
The Stockade Inn
8.7 Very good
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Schenectady hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Schenectady, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Schenectady in March and February.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Schenectady if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Schenectady found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $165, while the most expensive was $308.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Schenectady for 2 days.
  • Solo travelers will enjoy booking The Landing Hotel At Rivers Casino & Resort, only a 13min walk to Union College. The hotel offers an indoor lounge, a gift shop, a coffee shop, an on-premise ATM, and a 24-hour front desk.
  • Business travelers should stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Schenectady, a 20min drive to Albany International Airport, and 14min from The Plotter Kill Preserve and Schenectady County History Community. The hotel boasts a cookie palate reception, meeting facilities, conference rooms, a workstation, an indoor pool, soundproof rooms, and parking.
  • Tourists with pets will find it convenient staying at the pet-friendly hotel called Super 8 by Wyndham Schenectady/Albany Area, detailing a satellite/cable TV, laundry facilities, a picnic area, a fitness center, complimentary breakfasts, and increased accessibility. It is a 28min drive to Thacher Park and 15min from The Plotter Kill Preserve.
  • History buffs can be near museums by staying at Quality Inn Schenectady - Albany, less than a five-mile radius to popular eating spots like Iron Gate Café, a 20min drive to New York State Museum, and Albany Institute of History & Art. The hotel details an indoor pool, a minibar, a fitness center, and complimentary breakfasts.
  • A group of friends will enjoy reserving Homewood Suites by Hilton Schenectady, featuring an indoor pool, a business center, VIP facilities, a fitness center, board games, elevator access, a shared lounge, vending machines, complimentary breakfasts, and grocery deliveries. It is a two-mile drive to downtown Schenectady and five minutes from Rivers Casino and General Electric.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Schenectady

  • Where is best to stay in Schenectady for a romantic retreat?

    Couples will love staying at Belvedere Inn, a 12min drive from Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady, 11min from miSci | Museum of Innovation & Science, and 17min from Empire State Aerosciences Museum. The hotel boasts a casino, a spa bath, a terrace and garden, a hot tub, bridal suites, concierge services, and elevator access.

  • Where is the best place to stay for scenic views in Schenectady?

    Among the top hotels to stay for panoramic views is Golden Circle Inn and Suites, featuring city and landmark views, hardwood floors, a spa bath, outdoor furniture, complimentary breakfasts, an airport shuttle, and room services. The hotel is a 9-minute drive from the University at Albany SUNY and 16min from New York State Capitol and Peebles Island State Park.

  • Where is best to stay in Schenectady with children?

    A family-friendly hotel to book is Homewood Suites by Hilton Schenectady, detailing a kid-friendly buffet, an indoor pool, outdoor setting, board games, cooking classes, a flat-screen TV, 24-hour security, and key card access for the ultimate protection. The hotel is a 4-mile drive to Via Aquarium and 5min from Proctor’s Theater.

  • Where to stay in Schenectady to easily access public transport?

    We propose reserving America's Best Value Inn Schenectady Albany W, less than a 5-minute walk to public stations, like Veeder/Nott Terrace Station-State St & Veeder Ave and Nott Terr & Chapel St. Enjoy a 14-minute drive to Maple Ski Ridge and 29min to Cohoes Falls. The hotel comes with a designated smoking area, parking, ticket service, Wi-Fi, and air-conditioning.

  • What are the best hotels near Union College?

    Courtyard by Marriott Schenectady at Mohawk Harbor, The Landing Hotel At Rivers Casino & Resort and DoubleTree by Hilton Schenectady Downtown are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Union College.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Schenectady?

    KAYAK users have found double rooms in Schenectady for as cheap as $104 in the last 3 days. The average price is $271.

  • How much is a hotel in Schenectady for tonight?

    KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $104 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $229, and 4-star hotels from $165.

  • How much is a hotel in Schenectady for this weekend?

    The cheapest hotel room in Schenectady for the upcoming weekend found on KAYAK in the last 3 days was for $200 per night. For the same dates, 3-star hotel rooms have been found for as low as $248 per night and 4-star hotel rooms from $230 per night.

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

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Schenectady with free breakfast or free parking. Top-rated options with free free breakfast in Schenectady include Comfort Inn and Suites Schenectady - Scotia and Homewood Suites by Hilton Schenectady, while popular hotels with free parking in Schenectady include Belvedere Inn and Quality Inn Schenectady - Albany.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Schenectady?

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

    There are many hotels in Schenectady that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Hampton Inn Schenectady Downtown, Courtyard by Marriott Schenectady at Mohawk Harbor and Comfort Inn and Suites Schenectady - Scotia.

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