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    The Desmond Hotel Albany

    660 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1056
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good30%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travelers talk about
    “koi pond” (18 reviews)
    “unique hotel” (11 reviews)
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    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Fascinating hotel building with courtyards, fine sound system for meetings, and friendly staff. Our room was so convienient, but still private. Even though we never left the hotel one day of our three day stay, we never felt enclosed or claustrophobic. We could walk laps...More

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    Reviewed yesterday

    A little more expensive than it should be, but the rooms were very clean and spacious, the food was great, and the wait staff at Simpson's were fantastic. We stayed for a wedding, and the food and service at the wedding was great, and it...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I was booking a 30 person conference for work, and working with this hotel was easy. I hadn't visited it first, but was pleasantly surprised with the nice conference room and food service. I would stay here again!

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This weekend we stayed at The Desmond, using their Saratoga Track Package. Aside from their usual friendly/accommodating staff, the track package was unbeatable. We had hassle free transportation to AND from the Saratoga race track right from the hotel. That in itself made the package...More

    Thank RANDI G
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Very nice hotel ... Great staff ! In particular the bartender ... she has been there for over 35 years and reflects a very positive attitude ... even late in the evening ! Small issue with the shower but noting that ruined by stay.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $167 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Albany
    • #8 Family Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Business Hotel in Albany
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 322
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    • Also Known As
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    • Desmond Americana ,
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    May 25, 2016|
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    Response from GMDesmondAlbany | Property representative |
    Hello! If you book directly through The Desmond Hotel website or by calling our Reservations department, then a free Rise & Shine breakfast is included Monday - Friday in our Simpson's restaurant.
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    Response from Jan M | Reviewed this property |
    Had a wonderful experience in this hotel. Room was clean and beautiful with a great view of the courtyard. Gorgeous bathroom and very spacious. Would go again!
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    February 13, 2015|
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    Response from Catherine_Barr | Reviewed this property |
    The last time I was at the Desmond I reserved through a hotel reservation website. This was the stated cancellation policy (but it's possible that this applies only to that website?): If canceled or modified up to 1 day... More
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    "The interior rooms will have less noise from the airport although there will be noise from the courtyard."
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    "Ask for a room facing the inner courtyard, which is made to appear like several streets in Colonial..."
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    "The Indigo is right across the street"
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    "If you book directly with them, they include one free breakfast per room."
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