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Courtyard by Marriott Albany Thruway

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1455 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12206
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Ranked #8 of 49 Hotels in Albany
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hotel. Close to restaurants and airport. Cleanly maintained. Only drawback was no complimentary breakfast, which I would have preferred instead of paying for the same. Little bit pricey compared to other hotels, but worth the cleanliness in the hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best hotel front desk staff. Very nice stay. Restaurant at night was very good, and the staff there was very friendly and attentive. I enjoyed being able to sit outside and relax at night with a glass of wine. Rooms were clean and quiet.

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kingston
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19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Standard marriott courtyard! Best for visiting albany u (SUNY at Albany). Limit is that real food is a hike! So if you are being fed on campus it works, otherwise get used to trying to navigate Albany's confusing street plan. (Or become a habititue of a courtyard dining that is among the most disorganized I have seen!) breakfast lineup went... More

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Syracuse, NY
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was smaller than we had come to expect from the Courtyard chain--almost European-style cramped. The location would be very convenient to the SUNY Albany campus, which is directly across the street, and to Interstate 90.

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Andy K, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Albany Thruway, responded to this review

Dear Doctor_MSyracuse_NY, Thank you for choosing the Courtyard by Marriott, Albany Thruway. We appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback from your recent stay. I am happy you found the hotel to be clean and convenient. Next time you are in town, please check out our suites, they have a larger floor plan that you may find better meet... More

Mansfield, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've stayed at a lot of Courtyards over the years for work and this has to be one of the nicest ones in the country. Very clean and comfortable rooms and the people that worked there could not have been nicer! All in all, great place!

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Verona, New Jersey
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107 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I found this hotel easy to get to (even though you had to make a jughandle turn in the U of Albany campus to enter the parking lot) and in a good location, right off Rt 90 and very close to Rt 87 (the Northway). The front desk staff checked us in quickly and were very helpful with restaurant recommendations.... More

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wayne
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed here overnight passing through Albany. I would probably not stay here again. First of all, I expected it to be right off the Thruway and we actually got lost and had to travel through the University of Albany Campus to get to it. (It's the perfect hotel if you're attending an event at the campus!) The young man... More

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Andy K, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Albany Thruway, responded to this review

Dear Supererrn, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback regarding your recent stay at the Courtyard by Marriott, Albany Thruway. I want to assure you that your comments regarding the hotel and your stay are being immediately addressed. It is extremely important to us that we ensure our hotel is easily accessible through the directions that are being... More

leominster, massachusetts
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7 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This was a return trip for us. We visit the Saratoga Race Track every year, and when we do, we stay here at the Courtyard Marriott. The hotel is an easy ride from Saratoga, and very accessible from the highway. When we arrived, we were greeted by the same manager, Karen, who remembered us from last time. She was very... More

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Laconia, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I am a Platinum member and stay at many Marriotts. Good service is synonymous with the name. We made our reservations at the last minute, but even so, the front desk person Tracy, and also Lucy, were absolutely terrific. They went out of their way to make us feel at home, gave great suggestions for gluten free delivery service, and... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

After traveling for over eight hours the last 2 through rain we made it into this hotel it was very nice, spacious and clean! The young man at the front desk was very friendly and helpful. The bathroom was clean and had very good water pressure. I have to say they could use new pillows. The pillows were very hard!!... More

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Address: 1455 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12206
Location: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott Albany Thruway 3*
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Albany Courtyard
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