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Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area

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Buffalo, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel was modern and well appointed. The room was very clean and comfortable. The breakfast area was spacious and well equipped. Good selection of breakfast food. The hotel was recently remodeled and they did a great job. Visually appealing.

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Tucson, AZ
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

The hotel is newly renovated and it's very modern yet inviting. There are many places to sit and chat with others in public without feeling "exposed". The breakfast offering is very good with plenty of hot items (eggs, meats, pancakes) and healthy option (fruits, oatmeal, yogurt). The Tuesday evening reception was wonderful, with chicken, veggie, qunioa, soup, and wine. There...

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us when you visit Albany and for sharing your experience in this thoughtful and detailed review. The lay out of our public space was carefully designed by our architect and designer. I will share your comments with them, they will be pleased to hear them! We hope to see you again soon. Kathy...

Portsmouth, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This location is perfect for doing business in Albany. It's safe and comfortable and close to lots of restaurants, shopping and attractions. Getting in and out of the area is easy as well due to the highway being close enough but not too close.

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Albany, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our overall experience was excellent. The staff are welcoming and provide excellent guest service. The rooms are nicely decorated and are well taken care of. The complimentary breakfast is very good. The Wifi service in the quest room was great. Thank you to the team at the Hampton Hilton on Western Avenue in Albany.

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Seaford, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel's appearance was clean and up to date. The staff were friendly and professional. The rooms were clean and neat. The location is convenient for all major roadways and close to the airport. I would recommend staying at this hotel

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Athens, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was booked into this hotel for two nights by personnel at the University of Albany. It was very convenient to the uptown campus, and although someone picked me up both days, I could have easily walked to the amazing complex that constitutes the university's "Academic Podium." Under a huge overhanging canopy roof are multiple three-story buildings housing the various...

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NYC, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The front desk staff is exceptional! Very warm, very friendly, super helpful and professional! The hotel is well-kept, very clean, very comfortable - just a terrific experience! (And the breakfast is great, too!) I would definitely recommend this Hampton Inn to family and friends visiting the area.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Almost three years of coming to this area and every time a different hotel. We just couldnt seem to get the one that was overall right for us. Until now. This place is fantastic. Great staff, clean and comfortable rooms. The beds were new and the room had black out shades. The bathroom came with a sliding door that didnt...

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Queens, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Upon entering my room the room smelled like dirty gym clothes. I hated to complain, but I did only to be moved to a room with bedding that looked like a bug had been killed on it... yuck. The rooms were not cleaned to the standard of the Hilton name. However, the front desk staff and the food preparation staff...

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a surprise to open our hotel room door to see a beautifully decorated room and bathroom. The rug, the tile, the draperies and room darkening shade, and the wonderfully comfortable bed and bed linens...all nice. Everything so clean and fresh. We came to Albany for incoming freshman sessions and this may be our hotel for the next four years...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choose the Albany, NY hotel that is as smart as you are. We built this hotel in the right location, outfitted our rooms with up-to-date amenities, and hired a staff that delivers award-winning service. All together we provide a fresh, clean, comfortable stay with solid value. We know how important it is to be in the right spot in upstate New York. Our suburban hotel is located within 1 mile of the University at Albany, College of St. Rose, and Albany NanoTech. With easy access to Routes 87 and 90, this Albany hotel is the smart spot for a rest during your trip from New York City, Boston, Montreal or Syracuse. Only 4 miles from downtown Albany, you can visit the New York State Capitol, Empire State Plaza and Times Union Center.The Hampton Inn Albany offers our guests beautifully appointed guest rooms that welcome them to a traditional space. We have created a friendly environment designed with our guests' needs in mind.ADA accessibility is important to us. Be sure to let us know your needs and we will provide the right accessible room choice for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area

Address: 1442 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203
Region: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range: $192 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Albany-Western Ave University Hotel Albany
Holiday Inn Albany
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Albany
#3 Family Hotel in Albany
#4 Business Hotel in Albany
#6 Romantic Hotel in Albany
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“I think the third or fourth floor rooms are the quietest.”
DawgOnTheRoad, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I believe all rooms are good. Second floor by entrance is good for waiting on taxis”
888tonij, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“stayed in a standard king room very spacious”
jmanjumps, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bring swimming trunks - there is a pool. On Tuesday, there is also manager's dinner (free dinner and drinks).”
alexanderl439, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the elevator on a higher floor.”
Motzof4, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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