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    Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany

    1228 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3326
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good25%
    • Average21%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible11%
    Travelers talk about
    “waffles” (39 reviews)
    “indoor pool” (31 reviews)
    “hot breakfast” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 975 reviews

    Reviewed December 12, 2017

    We stayed here before a train trip. The station is across the river in Rensselaer, and we arranged to take the hotel shuttle ($15), a good choice because the road work around the station was confusing had we chosen to drive and park. We were...More

    Thank The_walkers21209
    Reviewed November 20, 2017

    We stayed here in the past several times visiting family in area. Recent stay: bathroom light didn't work; room key cards didn't work (multiple times) , heating system made noise, musty odor in lobby, rotten bananas on breakfast buffet. Still haven't received response from letter...More

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    1  Thank SIMOM18
    Reviewed November 19, 2017

    The BW Sovereign promises a lot on their website. In particular, they might have an airport shuttle the day you are there. Or it might not be running, like when I was there. The same shuttle will take you to the mall or nearby shopping...More

    Thank MoccasinMike
    Reviewed November 16, 2017

    This place was in need of a total face lift, the pool was green and the floors were filthy and there were cockroaches in the breakfast buffet. The room was disgusting, stains on the sheets and towels. We are stuck here could not get in...More

    Thank betterair
    Reviewed November 14, 2017

    Im amazed this place was in business. The lobby was disgusting and the floors were filthy. There were stains on the bedroom sheets and a cockroach came out of the toaster at breakfast. The pool was green and totally gross. We were stuck here no...More

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    Thank 330priscillac
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • $127 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 192
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    • Albany
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    Bridget H
    October 27, 2017|
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    Response from Dana R | Reviewed this property |
    Ditto, ditto, ditto! Do yourself a favor and stay away from this hotel. I promise you, you'd be better off sleeping in your car and showering at a truck stop.
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    lee r
    May 11, 2017|
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    Response from Gil S | Property representative |
    Hi. We do have iron and ironing board in all the rooms. Thank you.
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    ninsero
    April 25, 2017|
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    Response from Gil S | Property representative |
    Hi ninsero, Congratulations on the wedding! Thank you for your inquiry. We can definitely arrange transportation to and from the venue. This will depend on the number of rooms booked and the number of people to transport... More
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