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    The Desmond Hotel Albany

    660 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1056
    (518) 621-4830
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good29%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Had a great time, but when asked to use a microwave to heat up some pizza was told that I would have to rent one for $15. Also, had asked for a non-smoking room and apparently was not given one. Also the hallways were extremely...More

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    Reviewed yesterday

    My room was nice, clean and comfortable. The reception staff and the restaurant staff were friendly and helpful. The conference arrangements for the rooms and the coffee service were inadequate in space size, readiness, and room temp. It was always cold. It seemed we were...More

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    Reviewed yesterday

    A quick business trip (after a 5 hour drive) was made pleasant by the staff at The Desmond. They were quite attentive to any need that arose. I also have severe food allergies that they very mindful of. I will definitely consider staying again.

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    Reviewed yesterday

    We came back to the Desmond, having stayed there for our honeymoon 28 years ago. The hotel is as we remembered; upscale without being priced like the Plaza. Very nice furnishings and appointments, friendly and courteous staff, and a very comfortable and relaxing room.

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    Reviewed yesterday

    It was fine for what it was intended. Your fancy restaurant was too fancy. It wasn't just me. I know there were at least 160 people staying at the hotel our first night and only saw less than a dozen in the restaurant. Maybe you...More

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    GreenLeadersSilver level
    Certificate of Excellence
    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
    • USD 148 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • 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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    30 March 2016|
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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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    14 February 2015|
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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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    "Ground floor almost anywhere"
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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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