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    Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany

    1228 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203-3326
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          USD 131*
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          Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

          This was the worst hotel experience of my life. I was booked at this hotel through my employer they have a contract with this establishment, my roommate was bite by bed bugs horrible experience to be a witness too. Hotel staff moved us to another...More

          Thank ngreene311
          Response from Gil S, General Manager at Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany

          Dear ngreene311, We take bed bugs issues and concerns very seriously. We immediately contacted our pest control contractor to inspect the room. They confirmed that there was no evidence of live bed bug infestation in the room. We submitted the report to your superiors. Had...More

          Reviewed 21 February 2017

          Before we stayed, we saw many conflicting reviews. based on our 1 night stay, the truth is somwhere in the middle The wifi worked well. The breakfast was excellent. The room itself was clean with new-looking bedding and drapery. The house keeping was ok. Staff...More

          Thank alexriderGB
          Reviewed 21 February 2017

          I went here with my mother and my two younger sisters. Most of my extended family was staying at the hotel as well. The room was ok, I thought that the beds would have been queens instead of full sized. The bathroom needs to be...More

          Thank Marissa C
          Reviewed 20 February 2017

          I understand there can be an issue with a hotel on occasion so I continued to support this hotel despite the issues. On two different stays we had (at warmest) luke warm water, a fire alarm that we didn't hear in our hall, wifi wouldn't...More

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          Thank msjcfink
          Response from Gil S, General Manager at Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany

          Thank you for completing your review regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us...More

          Reviewed 19 February 2017

          The review is horrible front desk people we're rude uncleaniess and the lighting and not being able to find the ice machine but then we found it on without even asking and the breakfast did not taste good at all

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          Response from Gil S, General Manager at Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany

          Dear "?" Our sincere apologies for not meeting your expectations. Rest assured that your comments and concerns will be used to better our service. Sincerely,

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          • Bar/Lounge
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Restaurant
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          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
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          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • USD 90 - USD 142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          lee r
          Do you have irons in the rooms?
          12 May 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
          Hi, I am planning our wedding and will require a shuttle from the hotel to the venue and back. Our venue is off Fuller Rd- 32 Cherry Street Albany NY- does you facility provide shuttle service? thank you
          26 April 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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          danna l
          where is the location?
          12 September 2015|
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          Response from Gil S | Property representative |
          Hi. Thank you for your inquiry. We are located on Western Avenue in Albany NY. Right accross from University at Albany.
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