Motel 6 Albany, NY

2.0 star property
No-frills motel in Albany

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Motel 6 Albany, NY

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Property grounds
Front of property
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Accessible bathroom

Overview of Motel 6 Albany, NY

Property highlights

  • Pet friendly
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24/7 front desk
100 Watervliet Ave, Albany, NY, 12206
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Vending machine
  • Self-serve laundry
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Laundry facilities
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free self parking

Room options

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

  • 200 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

  • 200 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

  • 200 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

  • 200 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • Albany Medical Center - 6 min drive
  • University at Albany - 6 min drive
  • MVP Arena - 6 min drive
  • The Egg - 7 min drive
  • Colonie Center Mall - 7 min drive
  • Crossgates Mall - 7 min drive
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Albany Intl. Airport (ALB) - 10 min drive
  • Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County) - 24 min drive
  • Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County) - 36 min drive
  • Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal) - 51 min drive
  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 9 min drive
  • Albany International Airport Station - 10 min drive
  • Schenectady Station - 18 min drive


  • Burger King - 3 min drive
  • McDonald's - 2 min drive
  • The Gateway Diner - 16 min walk
  • Taco Bell - 3 min drive
  • Popeye's Louisiana Kitchen - 16 min walk

About this property

Motel 6 Albany, NY

When you stay at Motel 6 Albany, NY, you'll be 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from University at Albany and 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from Colonie Center Mall. Guests will have free perks like WiFi and self parking.


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean@6 (Motel 6)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 97 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only, 2 total)
  • Service animals welcome
  • Restrictions apply*
  • Pets must be supervised


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities


  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls


  • Housekeeping (on request)

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean@6 (Motel 6).


This property does not have elevators.
Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and window guards on site.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

6 Albany New York
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Frequently asked questions

Does Motel 6 Albany, NY offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Motel 6 Albany, NY does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Motel 6 Albany, NY?
As of Sep 25, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Motel 6 Albany, NY on Oct 11, 2023 start from $68, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Motel 6 Albany, NY?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Motel 6 Albany, NY?
Yes, cats and dogs stay free, with a limit of 2 total.
Is parking offered on site at Motel 6 Albany, NY?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Motel 6 Albany, NY?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
What's the area around Motel 6 Albany, NY like?
Motel 6 Albany, NY is a short 17-minute walk from Westgate Plaza and 19 minutes' walk from Westgate Shopping Center.






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2/10 Poor

Avoid this place
Loud smoky leaky shower spiders and bugs could hear people all night as well as cars and trucks outside
Meredith, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Jeff D, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Anita, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

SHENGJU, 4-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Joseph, 2-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Ellen, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Lobby smelled like cigarette smoke. We were checked into a room that was not made up and filthy!
Kimberly, 1-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Edward, 3-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Alpesh, 1-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Guinsly, 7-night trip
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