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    The Desmond Hotel Albany

    660 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1056
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good30%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “unique hotel” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Hotel has a different atmosphere than regular hotels. Sprawling set us makes it feel like a resort and makes it feel like home.This part is annoying and this should be skipped. The breakfast choice could have been better with more choices of breads and toast...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Overall it was very nice. I enjoyed the court yards used for training purposes. My training did not have any food attached to it. We were on our own for lunch, so I ate at Simpon's which very yummy. I wish my AC was a...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Over all stay was pleasant & enjoyable! There were some glitches 1) all guests expected guest room safe for valuables. when a preview visit was made , we were shown a guest room with a safe! on inquiry from the Front desk I was told...More

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    Response from GMDesmondAlbany, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel AlbanyResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us about your recent stay. Our property does not have safes in any of our rooms, safe deposit boxes are located at our front desk for keeping valuables - we apologize if...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Lacking in luggage carts and clothes hangers. Terrible attempt at cooking ethnic cuisine. Spoiled macaroni salad serve at the gala dinner event. Good location for our conference. Quite sorroundings for a good night rest. Will not recommend.More

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    Response from GMDesmondAlbany, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel AlbanyResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, We appreciate you sharing your experience with us, and are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your conference stay. Our property was sold out during your conference, and we apologize if luggage carts were in high demand during your stay. Your...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    A relaxing and character filled stay. Would definitely visit again and recommend to others. Ideal for conferencescandcweddings but as a family stayingvfor one night we were made to feel very welcome.the staff were friendly and polite. Service excellent.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$ 167 - US$ 208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Albany
    • #8 Family Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Business Hotel in Albany
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 322
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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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    "The interior rooms will have less noise from the airport although there will be noise from the courtyard."
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    "If you book directly with them, they include one free breakfast per room."
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