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Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany

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Traveller (111)
Room & Suite (60)
Dining (6)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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“indoor pool”(31 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
3 Star Hotel
Convenience and value come together at the Best Western Sovereign Hotel in Albany New York. This full service Albany Hotel offers complimentary Full Hot American Breakfast, Free Wi-Fi and Shuttle Service. All rooms have refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers. Hotel has an indoor...
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Location and contact
1228 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-3326
8.1 km to Albany Intl Airport
18 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed March 16, 2018

I had a 90 minute trip back home after flying into Albany Airport. It was midnight and I needed a rest so I went to the Best Western Sovereign. 1 room left. No hot water, no nearby food, noisy next door....... I slept like a...More

Thank Eric N
Reviewed December 12, 2017

We stayed here before a train trip. The station is across the river in Rensselaer, and we arranged to take the hotel shuttle ($15), a good choice because the road work around the station was confusing had we chosen to drive and park. We were...More

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

We stayed here in the past several times visiting family in area. Recent stay: bathroom light didn't work; room key cards didn't work (multiple times) , heating system made noise, musty odor in lobby, rotten bananas on breakfast buffet. Still haven't received response from letter...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2017

The BW Sovereign promises a lot on their website. In particular, they might have an airport shuttle the day you are there. Or it might not be running, like when I was there. The same shuttle will take you to the mall or nearby shopping...More

Thank MoccasinMike
Reviewed November 16, 2017

This place was in need of a total face lift, the pool was green and the floors were filthy and there were cockroaches in the breakfast buffet. The room was disgusting, stains on the sheets and towels. We are stuck here could not get in...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$89 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Albany
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$89 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Albany
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Traveller (111)
Room & Suite (60)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Bridget H
October 27, 2017|
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Response from Dana R | Reviewed this property |
Ditto, ditto, ditto! Do yourself a favor and stay away from this hotel. I promise you, you'd be better off sleeping in your car and showering at a truck stop.
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lee r
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Gil S | Property representative |
Hi. We do have iron and ironing board in all the rooms. Thank you.
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ninsero
April 25, 2017|
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Response from Gil S | Property representative |
Hi ninsero, Congratulations on the wedding! Thank you for your inquiry. We can definitely arrange transportation to and from the venue. This will depend on the number of rooms booked and the number of people to transport... More
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Room Tips
"Rooms in the back are the quietest"
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"go some where else"
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"Inspect the room before you go to sleep"
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"Interior pool view rooms may be quieter during non-peak seasons."
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