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Holiday Inn Express East Greenbush (Albany - Skyline)

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here since leaving Albany, NY for when I take Amtrak in or to catch a bus to NYC to take a cruise, I have no complains regarding the hotel as it is a typical Hotel Express, They do serve a normal hotel free breakfast and there is a restaurant across the parking lot (I think it is...

Thank Andy V
Montgomery, New York
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

We stayed free using our IHG membership bonus points. It was great and convenient distance to the Palace theater in Albany. The room was clean, everything worked as it should. Breakfast was fast and easy. They have a new automatic pancake maker, very cool. And the chocolate muffin was tasty.

1Thank Thomas M
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Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Holiday trip to see family in Capital District. Hotel has great view of downtown Albany. Check-in very friendly, nicely decorations, even had cookies at the front desk. Room is big and clean, wi-fi was good. Nice breakfast layout - small, but hotel was not busy. Would recommend a room on the highest floor to get the benefit of the view....

1Thank vtcruiser
Albany, New York
Reviewed February 12, 2017

We stayed here on a weeknight. The staff was friendly, and the room was clean and quiet (third floor). Plenty of parking, the lobby looked to be in good shape, but the rooms need updating; the carpets are a bit worn, and some of the molding in the bathroom is showing its age; I wish the bathroom had a fan,...

1Thank GBlue
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Greenbush (Albany - Skyline), responded to this review

Hi GBlue, Thank you for posting a candid feedback from your recent stay with us. It is great to know that you were able to appreciate the service provided by our staff, the cleanliness of our rooms, and parking. However, I was concerned to see that your found our carpets and bathroom to be dated and the air conditioning system...

Boston, MA
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here while on the way to Rochester. It was just all right, I guess typical of a HI Express. If you stay in the room at the end of the hall, expect it to be cold. The hall window and extra window in the room create quite a draft. I was happy with the treadmill but couldn't get...

Thank rkap
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Greenbush (Albany - Skyline), responded to this review

Hello rkap, Thank you for your recent stay with us and reviewing our property. I am happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us and glad that you were satified with the use of our treadmill. Your kind comments are highly appreciated. Let us assure you that we will continuously strive for improvement to make your future...

East Quogue, New York, United States
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Just a nice stay all the way around! I was here right before the holidays for an extended stay. The hotel was decorated beautifully. Everyone that works here made me feel right at home. The front desk (from the managers to the check in & out... ) perfect. The beds are comfortable... larger size fridge in the room compared to...

Thank Joan R
Marstons Mills, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I stopped at this hotel while passing through town. The hotel was very nice quiet and comfortable although I recommend rooms on higher floors do to a nice view and noisy people above me the staff was very accommodating and the price is reasonable. There is ample parking.

Thank Derek V
Seattle, WA
Reviewed October 17, 2016

From the reviews we were expecting a better experience! Though the site has lovely views, even though we checked in right at check in time we were given a ground floor unit with a view of the parking lot and adjacent sports bar. The hotel in general, and our room, showed considerable signs of age and wear. Our room was...

Thank nwtravler
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Greenbush (Albany - Skyline), responded to this review

Dear nwtravler, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are hospitality professionals who pride ourselves on delivering world class experience, however, it appears we fell short of our goal on your visit. We would like to apologize for failing to meet your expectations regarding the condition of our facilities. Reviews like...

Lake Placid, Florida
Reviewed October 15, 2016

This was to simply be a three night conclusion to our holiday in the Berkshires. Our stay became a highlight in its own right. From the moment we entered the hotel, staff at every level went over and above assuring us a comfortable stay. Having thought I had booked a room with an overstuffed chair only to find out I...

Thank dianel103
Bozrah, Connecticut
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We nearly always stay at Hampton Inns but had points for a free stay. We found the room to be quite nice and clean and the staff to be friendly. Interestingly, I had read a review where a customer had a non-operable toilet. Ours did "break" but it was just the chain coming loose and I quickly fixed it myself....

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites-Albany Skyline is conveniently located 3 miles from downtown Albany. The hotel features an indoor pool, fitness center, business center, meeting space to accommodate up to 120 people and a free breakfast bar included in all rates. Enjoy a unique breakfast experience at our new Express Start Breakfast Bar served every morning. Visit Rensselaer, NY and stay smart at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express East Greenbush (Albany - Skyline)

Address: 8 Empire Dr, Rensselaer, NY 12144-5728
Location: United States > New York > Rensselaer
Price Range: $118 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express East Greenbush (Albany - Skyline) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Holiday Inn Rensselaer
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“Ask for a room overlooking the Hudson Valley.”
dianel103, Oct 15, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid a room over the main entrance so you have a nice view.”
skinc51, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing toward Albany. Rooms on the opposite side face the interstate.”
RussA382, Jun 17, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the middle of the hall if you're bothered by noise, I'm not, I slept like a log!!”
ginas442, Apr 5, 2016 | Read review
“"The view" is the city of Albany and parking lot, so don't pay extra for it.”
Traveller300072, Apr 1, 2016 | Read review
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