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TownePlace Suites Albany University Area

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Fairport, New York
Reviewed 12 August 2016

TownPlace Suites is a good location for visiting SUNY Albany -- it is right across from one of the campus entrances. It is not well marked and finding the “lobby” was an adventure. The rooms are of average size, clean and comfortable; typical for Marriott hotels. The kitchenette is small but fully furnished with microwave, dishwasher, and refrigerator. Two two-room...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We were driving late into the night and just wanted a convenient hotel for the night. However, there was no one at the front desk at 11:15pm--just a sign saying "I'll be back soon-helping another guest". 15 minutes later and now with 3 other families standing in line in back of me--I started to wonder if something had happened to...

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Brattleboro, Vermont
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We appreciated the manager's many attempts to find us a hotel with a pool, and her discount on our rate when it just wasn't possible. The staff were all excellent in every way. The rooms were also well done, and we found having one bathroom outside of the bedroom, and the other bathroom inside a bedroom, to be especially convenient....

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Puerto Rico
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Even though this hotel is not in downtown area it was really good. The breakfast was good and free. I was with a bunch of coworkers and one day the allowed us to use, in the afternoon, the breakfast room for a get together. The employees are really, really friendly and did their best so you could feel like at...

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Carver, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I have never stayed in a TownePlace Suite and I was pleasantly surprised. I was meeting up with my daughter and her 4 children so we had a family suite for 6. When we arrived there were hot chocolate chip cookies and lemonade which was a big hit for the children. When we got to the room the suite was...

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philadelphia, pa
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

It's always hard for me to leave a not-so-great review when the staff at a property goes above-and-beyond for their guests--they can't help it that the franchise owner of the property fails to keep the rooms updated. We chose this property primarily for the size of the rooms. That's it. We needed space. The location was okay. It is right...

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Melville, New York
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

A nice place with large rooms. Has a kitchen living room and two bed rooms. They allow dogs and they also provide a free breakfast. You are across the street from SUNY Albany and 2 miles from the mall. Very convenient hotel and location. You are also 30min from Saratoga

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Albany, New York
Reviewed 26 June 2016

This place has a great location and very friendly staff. The fitness area is very small, however, while staying there, you can work out at the gym in the nearby mall for free. I have stayed here my last 2 times.

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Dia H, Director of Sales at TownePlace Suites Albany University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review online. It is always nice to hear that the kindness of our staff is noticed and appreciated. I hope that we will continue to see you on your next trips to Albany! The TownePlace Suites appreciates your business and your review. I have already shared it will by staff!

Gibbsboro, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 June 2016

This is our third overnight stay at the Marriott TownPlace Suites when travelling to our destination in Vermont with our pet dog. Each time we've had a very pleasant and comfortable stay. The staff are friendly and efficient; the junior suite very well appointed; and the free breakfast always plentiful with very friendly staff. We definitely will come back here...

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Dia H, Director of Sales at TownePlace Suites Albany University Area, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share insight regarding your recent experience at our hotel. I am incredibly pleased that you found your stay so enjoyable. I am very grateful for you mentioning the friendly and efficient nature of our staff. I am very aware of how fortunate I am to have her on my team and...

Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

I travel a lot for business and typically can tell what kind of property I'm encountering by first steps on carpeting. This was no exception, this is a tired property in need of updating. Rooms are small and cramped, bathrooms too small and HVAC is from the 70's. Fitness room or closet is a complete joke. Recommend finding a nearby...

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Dia H, Director of Sales at TownePlace Suites Albany University Area, responded to this review

Sir, Thank you for taking the time to complete the Guest Satisfaction Survey in regards to your recent stay at the TownePlace Suites Albany University Area. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent stay. Please accept my sincere apology for not meeting your...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
TownePlace Suites by Marriott SUNY Albany hotel provides the perfect location when traveling to Albany for business, relocation, or pleasure. Our Albany hotel is central in the capital area and is only minutes to most everything. Conveniently located off I-87 and I-90, next to SUNY Albany and only minutes to shopping centers, downtown Albany and Albany International Airport. TownePlace Suites by Marriott Albany hotel offers uncomplicated living with your budget in mind. ... more   less 

Additional Information about TownePlace Suites Albany University Area

Address: 1379 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12206
Region: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range: $149 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — TownePlace Suites Albany University Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 101
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“Rooms on the third floor, opposite side of the pool, were very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles DanyleK, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“2 bedroom suites have 2 bedrooms, with doors. 2 baths, 1 in bedroom, other outside. Kitchens are smaller than Residence Inns.”
 of 5 bubbles JSTVT, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We were in suite 201 (for 6 people) on the second floor and it was perfect. We did not hear any noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Corbett56, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Request Building A.”
 of 5 bubbles dgrover312, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Make sure the windows lock if you're on the first floor because some of them are faulty.”
 of 5 bubbles susuki2005, 27 Nov 2014 | Read review
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