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The Desmond Hotel Albany, Albany

3.5-star3.5 stars
660 Albany Shaker RdAlbanyNY12211United States of America

3.5-star hotel in Albany with 2 restaurants, indoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
Very Good8.2
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Food
Delicious food
Amenities
Great amenities
Vibe
Decent vibe
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The Desmond Hotel Albany, Albany

from $129
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 322 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Extra people

  • Roll-away beds available, charges may apply*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Free airport shuttle (available on request)

Parking

  • Free extended parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Golfing nearby
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 6
  • Conference space size (feet) - 28,000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3
  • Conference center
Services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
Facilities
  • Year Built 1974
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Simpson's - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The Tavern - This gastropub specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

The Desmond Hotel Albany, Albany’s small print

Also known as

  • Desmond
  • Desmond Albany
  • Desmond Hotel
  • Desmond Hotel Albany
  • Hotel Desmond
  • The Desmond Hotel Conference Center

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Breakfast costs between USD 10.00 and USD 20.00 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The Desmond Hotel Albany, Albany

Landmarks

  • Watervliet Shaker National Historic Site (22-minute walk)
  • Albany County Hockey Facility (33-minute walk)
  • Pruyn House (36-minute walk)
  • Colonie Center Mall (38-minute walk)
  • Northway Mall (45-minute walk)
  • Siena College (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Palace Theater (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Times Union Center (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

Getting around

  • Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) 4-min drive
  • Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County) 25-min drive
  • Albany-Rensselaer Station 16-min drive
  • Schenectady Station 19-min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free extended parking
  • Free airport shuttle

The Desmond Hotel Albany, Albany

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