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    The Desmond Hotel Albany

    660 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1056
    (518) 621-4830
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good30%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Free Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I got a big ol' room and had a great time. I love the little capri sun packages that the shampoo and conditioner in the room come in! Seriously though, I'm more of a cheap motel kinda guy, this place is swanky.

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    Reviewed yesterday

    Went for a wedding. Having restaurants and cocktail lounge was super convenient. Getting to and from the airport was easy and the Desmond offers a free shuttle. However the rooms and hotel are dated. It feels very 70's. This place could be stunning.... Time for...More

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    Reviewed yesterday

    Sometimes it doesn’t matter how nice the hotel is, it’s more important to have staff not be rude to their guests. The decor is nice in the hotel but at minimum you should be treated nicely by the first people that greet you upon entering....More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Wanted to have a weekend getaway with my wife. I would highly recommend the Desmond. They are in a great location with easy access to the malls and other retail establishments. All of the staff we encountered were very pleasant and helpful. You will not...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I would highly recommend this hotel. The staff was very nice and friendly. The rooms are beautiful and the hotel provided exceptional service. The staff was very accommodating. I ordered room service a couple times and it was great!!

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$144 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Albany
    • #8 Family Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Business Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Albany
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 322
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    25 May 2016|
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    Response from GMDesmondAlbany | Property representative |
    Hello! If you book directly through The Desmond Hotel website or by calling our Reservations department, then a free Rise & Shine breakfast is included Monday - Friday in our Simpson's restaurant.
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    Response from Jan M | Reviewed this property |
    Had a wonderful experience in this hotel. Room was clean and beautiful with a great view of the courtyard. Gorgeous bathroom and very spacious. Would go again!
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    Response from Catherine_Barr | Reviewed this property |
    The last time I was at the Desmond I reserved through a hotel reservation website. This was the stated cancellation policy (but it's possible that this applies only to that website?): If canceled or modified up to 1 day... More
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    "Stayed on 3rd floor overlooking the parking lot in front. If possible, choose the Mansion rooms...very quite."
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    "Rooms on the inside face a very nice atrium."
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    "You should definately try the Desmond!11"
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    "Rooms off the courtyards are subject to a lot more noise."
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