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The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel

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997 New Loudon Road (Route 9), Latham, NY 12110
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See why so many travelers make The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel their hotel of choice when visiting Latham. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with an array of amenities designed for travelers like you. Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a refrigerator, and guests can go online with free wifi offered by the hotel. The Century House Hotel features a 24 hour front desk and room service, to help make your stay more enjoyable. The property also boasts a seasonal outdoor pool and complimentary chef-made hot breakfast. If you are driving to The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel, free parking is available. Complimentary transportation to/from the Albany airport is available 8 am - 5 pm with at least 24 hours advance notice. Travelers looking to enjoy some crab can head to Century House Restaurant, Ala Shanghai, or Otis & Oliver's Restaurant. Otherwise, you may want to check out a wine bar such as Tala an American Bistro. At The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Latham.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free shuttle or taxi services
Business Center with Internet Access
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Outdoor pool
Sauna
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Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
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Massage
Non-smoking hotel
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Non-smoking rooms
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Mid-range
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish
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Corey W wrote a review May 2021
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All I can say is that this hotel is amazing, the room took me back to when I would spend the weekends at my grandmothers house, the kitchen was gorgeous, breakfast was hot and well put together. Definitely felt like home and not a hotel, will definitely visit again.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Traveled on business
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Michells10 wrote a review Dec 2020
Washington, District of Columbia, United States3 contributions
I stayed at Century House after a friend recommended the place. The hotel is literally like a big house. The lobby had holiday music, a fireplace and tea served all day. The room is modern and tastefully decorated. The steak at the restaurant was amazing! The hotel did a great job of making taking and implementing safety measures for the pandemic, which is really important. I Would definitely recommend staying here and would come again!
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Date of stay: December 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
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PeggyC wrote a review Oct 2020
Houston, Texas11 contributions1 helpful vote
Pros-Newly updated room, very quiet, easy parking, very comfy beds, spacious room with fridge & microwave, friendly staff wearing masks, great area to walk our dog just outside the hotel & also a nature trail just behind the parking lot. Cons-Floor needed more thorough vacuuming, stain on wall, window difficult to lock. Overall a nice 2 night stay with our dog. I was surprised that the entrance door closest to our room was never locked. We didn’t have any issues, but usually those entry points are at least locked overnight with a key necessary for access. The hotel is located behind the restaurant in a nice quiet setting. We had delicious takeout from the restaurant.
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Jeff K wrote a review Aug 2020
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My wife and I needed a hotel near Albany as part of a drop-off of our teenager for a visit with a friend further north. It was going to be so brief a stay that all I wanted was an outdoor pool! My wife found the Century House, the pool was open (many pools are not because of COVID) and we went with it and were very pleased with our choice. Monica, the manager, explained everything over the phone about their COVID-19 measures (leaving rooms open after last occupancy before cleaning, mandatory masks, special breakfasts, etc.), and everything sounded ideal. We were not disappointed (except for the rain/lightning/hail that ruined our swimming plans). The King Suite was renovated and spacious enough, with a very comfortable bed; bathroom was lovely; everything nice and clean. Hotel itself was attractive, inside and out. Coffee available all day. We ate breakfast by the pool. Friendly staff. And during the COVID era, we felt safe the entire stay. Definitely worth a visit if you'll be in the area but don' want to be right in a city - and the price was GREAT! Also: they were serving meals outdoors (part of parking lot converted); we did not take advantage of that. Can't remember if check-in was contactless, but sanitizer readily available!
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Room Tip: There are 2 types of King Suites - the smaller ones have been renovated and were recommended.
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Sherry wrote a review May 2020
Fort Lauderdale, Florida28 contributions7 helpful votes
This is about Choice Hotels & this hotel. We didn't actually stay there, but had a guarantee reservation. Due to the pandemic, we wanted to cancel the reservation. Tried FIVE different times on their website to cancel and it wouldn't let us. We called the hotel directly, but they are temporarily closed. We called Choice Hotels toll free number. On hold for about 10 mins, then person (in Central America) said we had to speak with someone in Customer Relations & she would connect us. After being on hold for another 7 mins. the person who refused to identify herself or her location, stated she couldn't help us. After being on hold for
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Date of stay: May 2020
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Response from The Century House, Marketing at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel
Responded Jun 1, 2020
Hi @SharonD, We are very sorry to hear your experience trying to cancel your reservation through Choice Hotels. Please know, we are a family business and due to the pandemic, had to close our hotel doors temporarily. Had we been able to connect with you directly, we certainly would have assisted you in canceling your reservation. We'd love the opportunity to demonstrate the excellent care we provide to our guests, and want you to know that if you need any further assistance resolving the cancellation, please don't hesitate to email our hotel general manager (Monica) at Monica@thecenturyhouse.com. We look forward to hopefully seeing you in the future during your next visit to the Albany, NY area. Sincerely, Maribeth L, Director of Marketing The Century House Hotel
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PRICE RANGE
$90 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
clarion latham, clarion hotel the century, latham clarion
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Clarion Hotel at the Century House
LOCATION
United StatesNew YorkLatham
NUMBER OF ROOMS
68
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel
What are some of the property amenities at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Century House Restaurant, Karavalli, and New York Style Pizza.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and French.
Are there any historical sites close to The Century House, an Ascend Collection Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Shaker Heritage Society (3.7 miles).