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BEST WESTERN Sovereign Hotel - Albany

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I stopped in this hotel on our way to Boston and it was the perfect stop over, with an amazing breakfast that was included. The rooms were clean, but needed updating, our room had an opening to the outside where the a/c was, but overall it served it's purpose. I'd recommend this for people with children and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I went to store and picked up lysol wipes to wipe down eveything because you could see fingerprints on the head boards and on the cabinet doors. Just didn't look very clean. Air conditioner didn't work well other than that was average hotel, breakfast was just okay, location is very convenient.

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Brandon, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff at Best Western Sovereign Hotel in Albany NY were very polite and extremely helpful. Their continental breakfast was a pleasant surprise with many offerings you don't usually see. The rooms were clean and quiet and the beds were very comfortable. I would stay here again in a heartbeat.

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Mitchellville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany, Albany, NY is a great hotel that is conveniently located across the street from the University at Albany. It's especially great for parents and families of UA students. It's clean and affordable. The manager, Gil, and his staff are very friendly and personable and go out of their way to make sure the... More 

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Manchester, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is very outdated. Our first room was drab and smelled of cigarette smoke. The bed was flimsy. We requested a new room and finally got one. But then, our room was NOT cleaned the first or second day when we returned at 4 p.m.! Had to complain before they addressed it. Breakfast was your standard fare. I would... More 

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saugerties, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at this hotel several times over the past year. My priority is quietness as I travel for business. I have never had an issue with being disturbed by other guests/TV/room noise. The rooms are clean and the bed comfortable with a generous number of pillows.

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I checked in and the welcome we received at the front desk was outstanding !! We have stayed at ample Best Western's in the N.Y. and have never had such an amazing welcome . The lady's were so sweet acomidating and a nice sense of humor, however....... after entering our room and settling in I found hair... More 

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Rochester, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed here for 3 nights. The front desk staff were friendly and helpful at both check in/check out and warmly greeted us when we returned at the end of the day. The hotel is 5 minutes from the Thruway and convenient to Albany sights. We didn't use the pool but it looked nice. There's a continental breakfast with... More 

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southern new england, usa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got the standard speel at check in, but it was quick n professional! Lg older hotel with workout room n pool. Did no use either. Room comfy with micro n fridge! Got Great late night entertainment advice @ front desk in the early am. Got great checkout service, too! staff was friendly, too!

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Lynbrook, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This BW is excellent! I will continue to stay at this hotel each time I go to visit my daughter at College. The staff was truly exceptional.. Is it close to the college and any attraction in the area. The only thing I would recommend is that if you ave a sensitivity to chlorine ask for a room that does... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Convenience and value come together at the Best Western Sovereign Hotel in Albany New York. This full service Albany Hotel offers complimentary Full Hot American Breakfast, Free Wi-Fi and Shuttle Service. All rooms have refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers. Hotel has an indoor heated pool, sauna, fitness room, restaurant, and business center. The hotel is located at the entrance of U-Albany and is minutes from Times Union Center, Downtown area, Crossgates Mall, and Airport. The Best Western sovereign is currently renovating the Lobby area. We look forward to offering our guests a new and updated Lobby with comfort and convenience. We expect the lobby renovation to be completed by 04/30/15. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Sovereign Hotel - Albany

Address: 1228 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203
Location: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range: $98 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Sovereign Hotel - Albany 3*
Number of rooms: 192
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Albany
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