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Morgan State House

3.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   393 State St., Albany, NY 12210
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Ranked #1 of 6 Albany B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Austin, Texas
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225 reviews 225 reviews
40 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Love the location here, across from the park, walkable to the Plaza and downtown. There were three couples and we drew for rooms. Keep in mind there is no elevator, 2nd floor OK but after that it is a walk up stairs with your luggage although they will help you. Breakfast is expanded continental but all very good and seating... More

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Chesterland, Ohio
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51 hotel reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Morgan State Street is located in a beautiful, historic townhouse in Albany. The house is actually pictured in a book (they have several copies on display) of notable New York buildings. The inn operates in the main house and in another, taller property about two doors down. Both buildings are directly across from Washington Park and just down the street... More

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20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a truly lovely boutique hotel with beautifully furnished spacious rooms - BUT - its really a converted house (actually two NOT adjoining houses). The houses have steep steps leading up to them which means you have to haul your baggage up which is a pain and in our case haul them down again and then along the street... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place to stay, not only in the building and furnishing but in the owner and staff. We arrived to a very warm greeting from two of the staff. One unloaded our car and the other jumped into the car with me to guide me to the parking lot which is around the back on another street. Beautiful... More

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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room (the 4th floor, park view, main house) was adequate. But adequate is not a stellar rating, is it? We stayed at 7 different bed and breakfast inns on this vacation and this was the only disappointing one. Pros - Our room seemed clean and was very spacious with plenty of seating and room for luggage. Bottled water was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Morgan State House while in town for the Glimmerglass festival in nearby Cooperstown in August 2014. If you're not in Albany for something state government related, and want a hotel with a bit of character, the pickings are pretty slim. The Morgan State House is the solution--a beautifully restored historic townhouse across the street from Washington Park... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique place to stay, not the typical B & B. We stayed in the "Artist Studio" on the uppermost floor of the main house. Let me say that there is no elevator so be prepared to walk up steep flights if you stay in this room. The room is very spacious and decorated nicely. My only criticism... More

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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not being familiar with Albany NY I looked at reviews before booking a hotel. I saw the photos of the Artisan Suite and booked the room, only to later discover my oversight, it is a third floor walk-up, something I could not deal with. The folks at Morgan State House Inn were very accommodating and switched my reservation to a... More

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Washington DC
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34 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a nice comfortable place in a good location. We actually stayed in the Washington Park building, which was three buildings down from the Morgan State House. The Washington Park building is a residential building with some rooms for rental. It was a regular building in the older side, the room was comfortable and quiet though. The room also... More

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Laguna Beach, CA
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27 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The Morgan State House is a very charming, inconspicuous cozy B&B Inn. It is not your typical B&B inn (at least compared to those that I have stayed in). Rather, you feel like you are staying at a friend's (very nice) home. The only way you know you have arrived at the right place is the address and the small... More

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Address: 393 State St., Albany, NY 12210
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Location: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Morgan State House 3.5*
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The Morgan State House is an elegantly restored 19th century building with no elevator. It is located in the Washington Park Historic District and is close to many of Albany’s downtown attractions. Suites at the Historic Inn and apartments at the Washington Park State House have seating areas, work desks, and cable TV. All suites and some of the apartments are equipped with free wireless. The apartments have kitchenettes or full kitchens, as well as elevators. Breakfast is included at The Morgan State House every morning. We are a non-smoking inn and are unable to accommodate children under 16. Laundry service and dry cleaning are some of the many amenities the hotel provides. The New York State Capital, a National Historic Landmark, is one mile from the Morgan State House. Albany International Airport is a 20 minute drive away. ... more   less 
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