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Red Carpet Inn Albany Downtown

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Lake Pleasant, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a non smoking room. That had been smoked in. When we unpacked our suitcase at home the next day they wreaked of cigarette smoke. The evening clerk said no extra pillows if you didn't order them when making reservation. Didn't know I needed to ask if a king size bed for two people only had 3 pillows when I... More 

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Sicklerville, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé settled into the disgraceful room that was given to us. The room appeared to not have been cleaned in weeks. Cobwebs in Windows stains on sheets. Luckily we had our own sheets in our vehicle and I went out to retrieve them. On my way out two young females propositioned me for sex in there room at the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Disgusting and Extremely poor service....... Smelly and ugly rooms.......Very Disappointed by everything In the Hotel...... I DON'T recommend to stay at Red Carpet. ..........You better pay a bit much and stay at a good place. ........

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

First impression when I got there was not really a good one but the guy at the lobby was nice, and I went to the room and I had a good one if I compare with pictures I saw from other rooms... There was a weird humidity smell when I got in the room but after 5 minutes it was... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

A quick overnight stay on way to Boston. Hotel is old & out dated but not filthy. Bed was creaky & uncomfortable but bedding clean. Towels were like loofahs. I got what I paid for (used coupon out of Welcome Center booklet) & have no complaints. It was easy off & on the I90.

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Chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

For a very reasonable rate, we got a hotel that was conveniently located right off the expressway, neat, clean and well-maintained. The house staff was courteous and knowledgeable. In addition, there is a convenience store located just steps away from the hotel. All in all, a very good value.

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Adrian, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

A good night's rest. Staff was easy to work with. Room very clean and spacious. Ac and plumbing all worked as they should. No fancy amenities but has room fridge, and on sight laundry facilities. Seems well priced and very accommodating.

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Columbus, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Check in was pleasant but my room was like something out of a horror movie. Filth and debris covered every corner where the wall met the floor. There was a hole in the mattress filled with trash. There was also what I assume to be a urine stain on a comforter. I will never pay under $100 for a hotel... More 

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Helmond, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Booked it late and still had a good rate. Checkin was friendly. Rooms are large and clean. I missed breakfast so that is minor. Hotel looks nice with the blue outside. Quiet hotel. Easy acces to restaurants. We stayed between Niagara and on our way to Boston.

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

A typical motel as you find it on the fringes of many U.S. and Canadian cities, practical and not too expensive. Nothing special in either a positive or a negative way, everything just worked. 24/7 reception, no breakfast, but free coffee in the morning. Not quite close to the city center, but still barely in walking distance.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Red Carpet Inn Albany Downtown

Address: 500 Northern Blvd, Albany, NY 12204-1036
Location: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range: $63 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Carpet Inn Albany Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 78
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Albany Red Carpet Inn
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